5 of My Favourite Career Tips From Spiceworks

5 of My Favourite Career Tips From SpiceworksThere’s a lot of career advice out there for all kinds of professions, including those of us who work in IT. I’ve found a great list of career tips, and I thought I’d share what my favourite pieces of advice are from it.

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5 Tips To Set A Good Out Of Office Message

5 Tips To Set A Good Out Of Office MessageWhenever you know you’re going to be out of the office, it’s always a good idea to set up what’s called an Out of Office message, so people know that you’re away. Learn some tips on setting a good out of office message in this article.

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How Approachable Body Language At Work Can Improve Your Career

How Approachable Body Language At Work Can Improve Your CareerBeing more approachable at work is a good skill to learn. It’s not something that’s really taught, but you can really tell the difference between those who are approachable and those who aren’t. Learn how you can use approachable body language to improve your career.

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10 Tips For Writing Professional Text Messages

10 Tips For Writing Professional Text MessagesWith all the different communication methods that we use in our job, sometimes we need to send a simple SMS to someone to get a result. If you’re sending a professional text message for work, though, it should be different to the texts you send your friends outside of work. Let’s take a look at some tips for writing professional text messages.

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8 Basic Presentation Skills New IT Professionals Need To Know

8 Basic Presentation Skills New IT Professionals Need To KnowYou’re a star programmer. You’ve got a job. But, now you need to give a presentation? As in, talk to people about something at work? They didn’t teach this in school! Don’t worry, I’ve listed a few basic presentation skills that you need to know if you’re new to the IT industry.

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How To Email Someone You Haven’t Met – And Get A Response

How To Email Someone You Haven't Met - And Get A ResponseThere are many times in our career where we need to contact someone we haven’t met. A lot of the time this is via email. Sure, we can always call them, which is a good option as well, but sometimes email is more suitable. Let’s look at a few ways you can email someone you haven’t met, and get a response.

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6 Tips To Become A Great Agile Business Analyst

Tips To Become A Great Agile Business AnalystBecoming a business analyst in an agile environment is different to a traditional business analyst. An agile business analyst works in a different kind of team with different kinds of roles. Learn how to become a great agile business analyst with the tips in this article.

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7 Important Business Analyst Skills

7 Important Business Analyst SkillsThere are many skills that a business analyst needs to be great at their job. In this article, I’ll go over what I think are the top seven skills that allow good business analysts to stand out from the rest.

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What Harvey Specter from Suits Can Teach Us About Career Advancement

Harvey SpecterHarvey Specter, the star lawyer from the TV show Suits, is near the top of his profession. He’s very good at what he does. But what do hot-shot lawyers and IT professionals have in common? We can learn a few things from Harvey to improve our IT career.

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6 Effective Business Analyst Techniques For Requirements Gathering

6 Effective Business Analyst Techniques For Requirements GatheringRequirements gathering is the main objective of a business analyst. This can often be done with one-on-one interviews, but there are many other ways you can gather requirements from a user base. Let’s take a look at some effective business analyst techniques.

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