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Ed TittelRanking Certifications (2014 Edition)
Employers look for and seek out certified IT professionals, but generally prefer candidates who possess both college degrees and specific certification credentials. Aspiring or active IT professionals can benefit from an informed evaluation of certifications in terms of the time commitment, cost, and other factors involved in earning such a credential vis-a-vis the ultimate financial or career advancement that such an investment can return. In this article, Ed Tittel looks at one method for rating and ranking IT certifications.
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By Ed TittelMay 12, 2014
Joy DarkTaking Your IT Career into the Healthcare World, 2014 Edition
Looking for the next big thing in IT to start or redirect your career? This new exam can help you get your foot in the door into a new career in Healthcare IT.
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By Joy DarkJan 29, 2014
NCLEX-RN Exam Cram: Care of the Client with Endocrine Disorders
This chapter describes the endocrine system and lists various disorders to help you prepare for the NCLEX-RN exam.
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By Wilda Rinehart, Clara Hurd, Diann SloanDec 24, 2013
NCLEX-RN Practice Exam and Rationales (2013 edition)
250 questions, answers, and explanations are offered in this sample exam from the 2013 edition of NCLEX-RN Exam Cram.
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By Wilda Rinehart, Clara Hurd, Diann SloanSep 2, 2013

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By Jamie ShoupCommentsJuly 16, 2014
Topics: CCIE,MCTS,CCDA,MCSA,Developers,MCA,SSCP,CISM,ITIL,Solaris,Postal Worker,PHR,PRAXIS,CCNA Routing and Switching,MCPD,Solaris,CCENT,NCLEX-RN,Cisco,CompTIA,MCDST,Cisco,Other Professional,CCDP,Java,CCDP,CCENT,Systems & Network Administration,Professional Certifications,CCNA,CCNA Concentrations,CCNP Security / CCSP,Other Cisco,Other Microsoft,CEH,IT Security,CCIP,Network Support,Professional Certifications,CEH,Browse by Technology,CNA,PC Hardware Repair/Support,Browse by Cert,PHR,PMP,MCDST,Security+,PMP,SOA Certified Professional (SOACP),Other IT Certifications,CCNA Concentrations,Server+,CCIP,NCLEX-PN,CCIE,Microsoft,SSCP,CISM,Financial,Police,MCA,CCNP Voice / CCVP,A+,Other Professional,Network+,SPHR,MCSE,ASVAB,MCITP,PRAXIS,CCNP,CISSP,IT Project Management/ITIL,CCNP,Other Cisco,MCTS,CNA,ASVAB,A+,MCSE,Server+,VCP,NCLEX-PN,Other Microsoft,Cisco Networking Academy,Microsoft,Java,MCITP,Network+,MCSA,CISSP,Postal Worker,Other IT Certifications,Financial,Security+,CompTIA,ITIL,MCPD,CCDA,CCNP Voice / CCVP,Police,SPHR,Database,CCNP Security / CCSP,NCLEX-RN
Ed TittelRevisiting Cert Rankings for 2014

In last week's blog, I advised readers that they could find revised content for that portion of the PITC site known as "Ed Tittel's IT Certification Success." In this blog, I dig into some details on the 2014 Cert Rankings, and provide a working link through which to access that content.

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By Ed TittelCommentsMay 14, 2014
Topics: Developers,CISM,Cisco,Systems & Network Administration,Professional Certifications,CEH,IT Security,Network Support,Browse by Technology,PC Hardware Repair/Support,Browse by Cert,PMP,IT Project Management/ITIL,Microsoft,CISSP,Other IT Certifications,CompTIA,ITIL,Database
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By Jamie ShoupCommentsApril 16, 2014
Topics: CCIE,MCTS,CCDA,MCSA,Developers,MCA,SSCP,CISM,ITIL,Solaris,Postal Worker,PHR,PRAXIS,CCNA Routing and Switching,MCPD,Solaris,CCENT,NCLEX-RN,Cisco,CompTIA,MCDST,Cisco,Other Professional,CCDP,Java,CCDP,CCENT,Systems & Network Administration,Professional Certifications,CCNA,CCNA Concentrations,CCNP Security / CCSP,Other Cisco,Other Microsoft,CEH,IT Security,CCIP,Network Support,Professional Certifications,CEH,Browse by Technology,CNA,PC Hardware Repair/Support,Browse by Cert,PHR,PMP,MCDST,Security+,PMP,SOA Certified Professional (SOACP),Other IT Certifications,CCNA Concentrations,Server+,CCIP,NCLEX-PN,CCIE,Microsoft,SSCP,CISM,Financial,Police,MCA,CCNP Voice / CCVP,A+,Other Professional,Network+,SPHR,MCSE,ASVAB,MCITP,PRAXIS,CCNP,CISSP,IT Project Management/ITIL,CCNP,Other Cisco,MCTS,CNA,ASVAB,A+,MCSE,Server+,VCP,NCLEX-PN,Other Microsoft,Cisco Networking Academy,Microsoft,Java,MCITP,Network+,MCSA,CISSP,Postal Worker,Other IT Certifications,Financial,Security+,CompTIA,ITIL,MCPD,CCDA,CCNP Voice / CCVP,Police,SPHR,Database,CCNP Security / CCSP,NCLEX-RN
Ed TittelCCHIT Cert To Be Withdrawn from Market

Just recently, Healthcare IT News/HEI Watch published an interview with Alisa Ray, CEO of the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT) in which she revealed that her organization is exiting the Electronic Health Records (EHR) certification business, and will concentrate on advisory services and though leadership going forward. This confirms a strong suspicion I'd formed when recently updating a survey of leading Healthcare IT (HIT) certifications for Tom's IT Pro, and shows that despite strong demand and rapid growth in Healthcare IT, not all certifications (or the programs they inhabit, or sponsors who deliver them) are made alike.

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By Ed TittelCommentsFebruary 19, 2014
Topics: Developers,Systems & Network Administration,Professional Certifications,IT Security,Browse by Technology,Browse by Cert,Other Professional,Other IT Certifications,CompTIA

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