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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50 Awesome Career Tips For IT Professionals

50 Awesome Career Tips For IT ProfessionalsThe IT industry is a large field, and as a result, it can be hard to stand out from the rest of the people in the industry. There are some things you can do to improve your career, improve the way you do work, and make yourself look better for your company. Have a read of these 50 career tips that IT professionals can use to improve their career.

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How To Network When You Really Can’t Be Bothered

How To Network When You Really Can't Be BotheredProfessional networking is the act of speaking to other people with the aim of getting to know them and getting benefits for both of you. It can take a lot of work – attending events, making phone calls, emailing people. Sometimes, you can’t really be bothered doing that! It happens to me too. Let’s have a look at a few ways we can network when we don’t have the motivation to do so.

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How To Deal With Interruptions As An IT Professional

How To Deal With Interruptions As An IT ProfessionalInterruptions happen to all of us. We get phone calls, people coming up to our desk, and meetings to go to. This can take up a significant amount of time. Wouldn’t it be better if we got no interruptions and could just get on with our work? Probably. But that isn’t likely to happen. The next best thing is to learn to deal with them. Read some tips on how we can do this.

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