Soft Skills for IT Pros

TMW12 Career Strategies for IT Professionals: A Roundtable Discussion and Q&A


4:00pm - 5:15pm

Level: Introductory

Greg Shields

MVP, vExpert

Author Evangelist


Cloud computing, BYOD, PowerShell administration, pervasive security threats—the very foundations of our IT industry are evolving faster than ever. Are you comfortable with your job, your role to play and the career path you've chosen? Have you made good career decisions or are you seeking advice from others who have? Let's chat.

Join your fellow conference attendees in this open discussion and Q&A on career strategies for IT professionals. Facilitated by Greg Shields, author evangelist with Pluralsight, this session offers an opportunity to share your experiences in an interactive format. Bring your experiences, your questions, and most importantly your concerns to this group conversation. Together, we'll shed light on the career strategies that are working—and those that aren't.

You will learn:

  • How to prepare yourself for future career decisions
  • How to better understand your career path, including training, experience, technology focus, and pitfalls to avoid
  • About the career decisions of fellow conference attendees