IT Professional 2.0: Take Your Career To The Next Level

Upgrade Your Skills To Achieve Success
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (288 ratings)
11,461 students
IT Professional 2.0: Take Your Career To The Next Level
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (290 ratings)
11,461 students
Learn the pillars of success for IT professionals
Recognize the skills to take your IT career to the next level
Becoming the obvious choice for a job promotion
Overcoming things people hate about IT
Learn how changes in the industry, trends and technologies impact your career
Develop you personal career development plan

Requirements

  • All you need is eagerness to to take your IT Career to the next level
Description

Learn skills and methods that will enable you to have a successful career in IT. These skills and methods will make you stand out from the rest of IT professionals. 

Build the foundation of your IT career success and reach your full potential with this course.

  • Learn the pillars of success for IT professionals

  • Recognize the skills to take your IT career to the next level

  • Becoming the obvious choice for job promotion

  • Overcoming things people hate about IT

  • Learn how changes in the industry, trends and technologies impact your career

Take Your IT Career to the Next Level
Whether they just started or in the middle of the road, many IT Professionals struggle to progress through their careers and don’t reach their true potential. Are you one of them? Or you are already progressing well but want to accelerate your progress and reach your ultimate goal? 

Content and Overview

This course is specifically made to fresh graduates, young IT Professionals or anyone that value their career and would like to learn what are the elements of a successful career in IT are. In a competitive, constantly changing industry, it is not enough anymore to be good at your technical skills only. You will need more than that and this is what you will learn in this course. 

This course starts with the story of Dave and John who had a similar start in their IT career but their progress was very different. Dave has been more successful while John is struggling. Through this fictional and animated story, together we will learn the pillars of success for IT Professionals. You will learn to recognize the skills required to advance your career using an established and well-recognized framework.   We will learn how you can become the obvious choice to your manager to consider you for additional responsibilities to enrich your career and be recommended for job promotions.  

This course is for IT professionals that value their career and would like to reach their full potential in a challenging, highly-competitive and evolving job market.  

Who this course is for:
  • This course is specifically made to fresh IT graduates, young IT professionals or anyone that value their IT career and would like to learn the elements of a successful career in IT
Course content
5 sections • 18 lectures • 57m total length
  • Introducing The Instructor
    01:38
  • Purpose of This Course
    01:25
  • Introducing the 3 Keys of Success
    02:01
  • Introduction to Mindset
    01:34
  • Wheel of Life
    01:24
  • Growth Mindset Vs. Fixed Mindset
    03:52
  • Managing Yourself as a Company
    06:49
  • Change is The Only Constant
    05:21
  • Why People Hate IT?
    05:09
  • Conclusion
    01:30
  • Introduction to Soft Skills
    06:22
  • The D.D.R. of Soft Skills
    03:49
  • Conclusion
    00:57
  • Introduction to Hard Skills
    00:45
  • How to develop your Hard Skills?
    05:02
  • Conclusion
    00:32
  • 8 Facts About Career Development
    05:56
  • Your Action Plan and Conclusion
    02:22
  • Action Plan For Success
    5 questions

Instructor
Head of IT with MBA, CISM, CISA and CGEIT.
Ahmed Albalooshi
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 290 Reviews
  • 11,471 Students
  • 1 Course

I am passionate about empowering professionals to achieve their careers' full potential. I believe through my courses on Udemy, I am contributing towards career advancements of my students.

Little about myself, I am a Chief Information Officer (CIO) / Head of IT in a multi-national banking group. Holder of a bachelor degree in IT and MBA. Certified in information system auditing (CISA), information security management (CISM) and governance of enterprise IT (CGEIT). 20 years of experience focusing on the business value of IT, IT Strategy, IT Governance, IT Management, Information Security, consulting, and IT skills development in a CIO / Head of IT capacity.