Archive for Category: Learning Tips & Tricks


In 2020 How Good of a Computer Do I Need for Online Courses?

So, you’ve decided to take an online class but your computer is slow. Can you still complete the classes and online courses with a bad computer? The answer to the question is probably yes, as I recently dusted off 4 terrible, slow, under-powered and obsolete computers to see if I could complete online courses with Read more



15 Things You Can Do Today To Advance Your IT Career Now

Working in IT or as a sysadmin is a worthy goal, but what do you actually need to know to get a job or to advance at your existing workplace? Obviously that answer is going to be different depending on the person and their situation, but in this article, I am going to outline 15 Read more


33 Tips That Sysadmins Wish They Would’ve Learned Sooner

Welcome to the best list of sysadmin tips on the internet! I can write that with confidence because I had a lot of help from hundreds of other sysadmins in writing this article. I’ve been in IT for about 20 years and have learned some valuable lessons over that period. To that end, I wanted Read more