Tagged: Career

Unrealistic Expectations of ICT Support in Schools

Unrealistic Expectations of ICT Support in Schools

This is from my point of view from some schools that expect the ICT personnel. Able to update web pages. When schools subscribe to a service that uses WYSIWYG editor, no decent webpage designer...

IT Resolutions Are Not Magical

IT Resolutions Are Not Magical

Sometimes, I gotta hand it to the users who know nuts about IT stuff. My current job is to babysit the kids manning the AVA system for the hall and when I didn’t go...

I Love Firefox Portable

I Love Firefox Portable

In the past, I never used Firefox Portable at work because I was not having any issues with Google Docs loading in IE8. Since I needed to use Google Docs in the new workplace,...

Problems with OutlookWebApp

Problems with OutlookWebApp

I am not sure if it’s Outlook Web App problem or the problem with the new PC that I received at work. I can’t access my email without the following popping up. So, I...

Free Touch Typing Application Search

Free Touch Typing Application Search

The beginning of a new job comes with new scopes to cover. It’s librating that I’m allowed to recommend the touch typing software that I’m comfortable with. This is a privilege that I’m grateful...

Online Resumes NOT Applicable For Applying Online

Online Resumes NOT Applicable For Applying Online

Sometimes I wonder what’s the use of “Apply Online” and “Quick Apply” if 80% of the companies often request that you send the resume via email. Is the format of the buttons that send...

Internship Sourcing Getting Advanced

Internship Sourcing Getting Advanced

I never had the chance to source for companies hiring interns. That was many moons back. This time, with the advancement of technology, internship sourcing has become easier with the use of the internet....

3 Reasons Why It’s a Good Idea to Get Out of IT Industry

3 Reasons Why It’s a Good Idea to Get Out of IT Industry

Being a long time user of the computer, I have been exposed to quite a number of highs and lows. The highs would be getting the information faster and somehow, my typing has improved...

What Work From Home Means to Me

What Work From Home Means to Me

With the rising number of people being retrenched, I can see that there is no security in any job. Even with recession proof jobs like teaching, nursing or food industry, it all boils down...

Marked Difference in Repair Centres

Marked Difference in Repair Centres

Having sent in two different brands of laptops for repair, I must admit that I am rather surprised at the different ways the repairs are being handled. My experience with Asus and Lenovo has...