With the advent of YouTube videos where you can learn useful things from 9-year olds, as well as all the free PDFs, tutorials and other resources the web has to offer, it's reasonable to assume that live training will eventually go away. But you'd be very wrong. Read on to see why...
How do you know if you need a trainer or a consultant? And what's the difference? In this article we'll explore the very real difference between them, one that can affect your bottom line and make the difference in success or failure.
We're excited to announce a new series of classes supporting Microsoft T-SQL! Read on for more info...
If you haven't seen the documentary Obsolete, do yourself a flavor and rent it before reading this. Then read on to discover what's in store for humanity...
Should you rent software or buy it outright? Let's look at the pros and cons.
What would it be like if you could increase your on-the-job efficiency by two or even three fold? Would you have more time to relax, get more done, or even get a raise? Let's discover the true nature of what it means to be efficient!
Could a robot do your job? Sounds crazy, I know, but, think again...
Could it be even possible to let go of FaceBook for a day, let alone a few weeks? And what would it do to, or for you? Find out!
Are webinars really as great as the claims? Let's look a little deeper at the hidden danger to webinars, and why if they are not done properly you can actually end up losing time and money.
Are you giving your life to your smartphone? I am, unfortunately. Let's talk about it, shall we?
When it comes to the world of computing and cell phones, most of us are sold on the idea of constantly upgrading our tech. After all, we want the latest-greatest, and with the ability for programmers to add new features - provided you have the latest gadget - many of us willingly flock to upgrade at the earliest opportunity.
Sound familiar? I was on that rat wheel for awhile, too. Here's what I discovered...
Psst! It's me, your smartphone! I've missed you! You haven't played with me in like 5 seconds, and I'm getting lonely!
If you have this kind of relationship with your technology, maybe you're technocrazy. Read on to discover the dark side of this wonderful tech.
There's a relatively new and exciting alternative to traditional classroom training sessions, "webinars." Let's take a look at what they are and if they might be a great alternative to costly and inconvenient offsite trainings.
Being a tech guy by trade and interest, of course I had to experience the newest Windows, Windows 8. I bit the bullet and installed it on my main system, fingers crossed and stars in my eyes. So what do I think about it? Read on...
Are you satisfied with your current technological devices? Or do you have that deep, inner itch that just years to be scratched?
Are you prey to the marketing machine that drives the economy as much as I am? Read on for a little romp into the meaning of needing things.
It might seem impossible to get a job nowadays, with the recession and the increased competition. But there is one thing you can do to up your chances by orders of magnitude. Read on to discover what the secret is.
It's so easy to get caught in a rut of doing things you need to do, instead of things you would like to do. Often they seem mutually exclusive. I have just the prescription for you! Inspiration. Have you been inspired lately?
This will not be another basket of babble about the usefulness of the iPod or the iPad. No, we're not even going to discuss their features or benefits. Instead, we're going to take a look at the sociological ramifications of a culture gone technology mad, at the world that the children of tomorrow are creating today, where information isn't even stored locally anymore but in mysterious "clouds." We're going take a look at what people become when they are plugged from birth into the information superhighway, at what will surely be termed the iPad Generation.
How well to do you communicate with your peers in everyday life? Do you find the occasional blunder or mishap occurring due to a misunderstanding or miscommunication? In this powerpacked little gem, we are going to look at the fundamentals of communication based on uncommon sense.
You've sent out dozens of resumes--poof! Off into the digital blue yonder, only to wait by your...email...and wonder, why are you not getting any responses?
I'm going to share with you the number 1 secret to getting a killer IT job--or any job, for that matter. Read on to discover the magic.
Do we have a democracy in America? Prove it.
I'm going to share with you one of my secret treasures...one of the best websites I've run across in a longtime! It ain't even a pretty lookin' site...but it's incredible!
But don't take my word for it...read this blog entry to discover why I'm hyping it (and no I get no kickbacks from them).
I'm making some changes to this here blog. Find out the what, why, and lowdown on the new direction, and how you can be part of it. Or not.
This is a departure from my usual blogs. I normally reserve this blog for purely website-related material. But this crazy economy has got me MAD! And I'm going to share with you a wacky but workable idea that would eliminate the supposed "financial crisis" that we are in. Yeah, really.
Brand new area of the website unveiled!
Brand new forums announced!
Sorry it's been a little quiet lately...if you only knew! Silently in the background I've been burning the midnight mercury...
Mighty IT section launched! Here we discuss IT and computer-training issues of the day.
FREE Tutorials section launched! Bug fix.
Why does growing a website take more energy than teaching? In this entry I share my efforts at building the site and looking for new ways to make things more exciting and useful to you.
We are excited and pleased to announce our brand, new, shiny website here at PC Training Experts! Enhancements include a new, shinier (is that a word?), slicker interface, our new blog, our sparkling new interactive course catalog that took me a year to build, and much more!