Saturday, April 19, 2014

SharePoint Consultants

 
Advance your career, develop new skills, and network with your peers.

Become a SharePoint super user.

Join the BGG SharePoint Consultant Group today!!



Date: Wednesdays

Time: 8:00 pm Central, 9:00 Eastern

Location: Online Webinar

Dial-in Number: by invitation only 


Seating is limited to applicants who pass the entrance criteria. Apply now. Send your resume to milt@blacksgonegeek.org

Cost: Requires the purchase of an Office 365 license for minimum of $5 per month. Click the link below for a list of plan options: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/business/compare-office-365-for-business-plans-FX102918419.aspx

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Matthew 6:2

This is a hands-on apprentice program where you will get to learn and use SharePoint Online to create a SharePoint Team Site and build an externally facing public website. SharePoint consultants achieve Microsoft Sales Specialist accreditation and Microsoft certification (74-325 Administering Office 365 for Small Business).

Time Commitment: 5-10 hours a week. 

Guiding Principle: We want to learn and teach others how to fully utilize Microsoft Office 365 and SharePoint Online to grow their career "net worth" as SharePoint consultants. Here's the catch, you have to learn these skill sets as an intern first.

Click the link below for more information:
http://www.blacksgonegeek.org/Pages/SharePointConsultants.aspx

Friday, February 28, 2014

SharePoint Consultants

 Advance your career, develop new skills, and network with your peers. 

Join the BGG SharePoint Consultant Group today!!



Date: Wednesdays, starting March 5, 2014

Time: 8:00 pm Central, 9:00 Eastern

Location: Online Webinar

Dial-in Number: by invitation only

Cost: Requires the purchase of an Office 365 license for minimum of $5 per month.

Click the link below for a list of plan options:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/business/compare-office-365-for-business-plans-FX102918419.aspx

Seating is limited to applicants who pass the entrance criteria. Apply now. Send your resume to milt@blacksgonegeek.org

This is a hands-on apprentice program where you will get to learn and use SharePoint Online to create a SharePoint TeamSite and build an externally facing public website.

Time Commitment: 5-10 hours a week.

Guiding Principle: We want to learn and teach others how to fully utilize Microsoft Office 365 and SharePoint Online to grow their career “net worth” as SharePoint consultants. Here’s the catch, you have to learn these skill sets as an intern first.

Click the link below for more information:
http://www.blacksgonegeek.org/Pages/SharePointConsultants.aspx



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Sunday, January 26, 2014

2014 Blacks Gone Geek IT Job Outlook Survey Results

 
When it comes to overall job prospects for IT professionals, 2014 will look a lot like last year, with 32% of companies expecting to increase head count in their IT shops, compared with 33% in 2013, according to Computerworld's annual Forecast survey. 

That's what Computerworld says, but it’s your opinion that matters. Do you believe the job market is getting better? Every year we conduct a Blacks Gone Geek Readers Poll because we want to know what's happening in the "real world"! Here are the results for the 2014 survey.

Survey Results Observations
1.    88% think the job market is the same or improving and 12% think the job market is in lousy or pretty bad (up from 6% for 2013).
2.    Project Manager topped the list as the hottest job in 2014 followed by application development and cloud administrator.
3.    Careers in the cloud and mobile scored high in all categories 2 years in a row.
4.    Cyber security is the #1 career choice with greatest market demand 2 years in a row followed by big data and application development.
5.    Best Advice:
a. Update and maintain your skill sets (volunteer for challenging work assignments in new technology)
b. Keep current on new and emerging technologies
c. Become certified in your field of expertise
d. Network and understand how to brand yourself

For more information regarding this survey, please visit our website at: http://www.blacksgonegeek.org/Pages/2014ITJobOutlookBlacksGoneGeekReadersPoll.aspx



What is the Wisdom of the Crowd?
 
The wisdom of the crowd refers to the process of taking into account the collective opinion of a group of individuals rather than a single expert to answer a question. Join the experiment. Join the discussion on Blacks Gone Geek (http://www.blacksgonegeek.org/Pages/JointheBlacksGoneGeekCommunity.aspx) to share your observations and recommendations.

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We wish to thank all of the survey respondents for sharing their opinions and feedback. Please contact us for more information.


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Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Merry Christmas from Blacks Gone Geek

 


John 3:16

New International Version (NIV)
16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

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Friday, November 8, 2013

2014 IT Job Outlook - Survey Now Open

 
When it comes to overall job prospects for IT professionals, 2014 will look a lot like this year, with 32% of companies expecting to increase head count in their IT shops, compared with 33% in 2013, according to Computerworld's annual Forecast survey. 

That's what Computerworld says, but it's your opinion that matters. Do you believe the job market is getting better? Every year we conduct a Blacks Gone Geek Readers Poll because we want to know what's happening in the "real world"!  

Please take this short 5-minute survey. Your valuable input will provide insight into where IT jobs are growing and highlight the current and future trends in the industry.  Please take action today!

Survey results will be published on Blacks Gone Geek website (www.blacksgonegeek.org) in December.  

Click here to take survey


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