IT Skills: Making the move to IT

Making the decision to switch gears in your career can be as daunting as it is exciting, writes Danielle Ryan.

8th June, 2014
Shane Broadberry,director of IACT: said there were many different ways to get started in IT. Picture: Maura Hickey

Traditionally speaking, the IT field has been looked upon as a something that was suited to people of a very specific skill set, but Anthony Quigley, director of the Digital Marketing Institute, said that was no longer the case.

''Most people feel that they don't have the skill-base required to move, but with the expanding access to education options of all kinds - be it online, classroom, distance learning - anybody with the right attitude...

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