S2E7: IT Career Advice, Thoughts on Education and the Career Pivot

Recently there has been a lot of talk of getting into technology with a degree and the value of degrees compared to online training and certifications, etc..

Dominic, Zack, Mike and Lilac discuss the IT Career Roller Coster. They go through everything from career progression, generalist versus specialist and then dive into education. The differences in education in different countries, specifically US versus other countries. They also touch on the value of a degree and specifically an MBA. Is the value of an MBA the degree or the connections and social connection it creates? Listen to find out their thoughts.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/08/business/dealbook/education-student-loans-lambda-schools.html

Recommendations/Rants

Dominic

Daylight

Mike

Best Espresso Beans in the US!

https://herkimercoffee.com/

Lilac

Kitty letter.

Zack – All things Apple (https://www.twelvesouth.com)

https://www.twelvesouth.com/products/hirise-wireless

https://www.twelvesouth.com/products/hirise-for-macbook

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