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  1. Top 10 Free Courses You Can Do Online

    Top 10 Free Courses You Can Do Online

    E-Learning has taken giant strides over the last couple of years and has reached new heights when it comes to popularity. If you are still unsure about this popular mode of learning, here are 10 free online courses by QuickStart that might change your mind.


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  2. How E-learning is Transforming Businesses

    How E-learning is Transforming Businesses

    With ever evolving technology trends, regular updates of older frameworks and creation of new software, businesses are finding it hard to stay in-sync with the rapidly transitioning standards of applied science. When you hire a professional, it becomes your responsibility to keep them up to date with the latest developments in the IT world.


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  3. How to Make the Most Out of Online Courses for Career Development

    How to Make the Most Out of Online Courses for Career Development

    In the past, pursuing education came with the challenge of commuting to a specific location. The need for regular travel was a major deterrent for people, especially the ones who were already employed and working a grueling shift everyday of their life. Hence, a lot of aspirants were not able to take the course of their choice and were unable to leverage their careers to new heights. However, the inception of online courses and their rising acceptance amongst employers has changed the way people think about web based courses. It has been predicted that by 2019 almost 50% of classes in the world will be conducted online. At the present time, Europe and the United States of America account for 70% of the global eLearning industry. The rise of online courses has taken the world of education by storm and it is expected that the trend will continue into the future.


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  4. QuickStart’s Not-So-Secret Weapon – Our Instructors

    QuickStart’s Not-So-Secret Weapon – Our Instructors

    What helps a training institute set itself apart from the rest of the competition?

    Is it the facility, the labs, the courses, or the faculty?

    In the world of online education, anyone can have access to course materials and a high-speed internet connection. You can always go to different educational forums and find answers to questions, you can learn by trial and error, and you can learn by watching how-to videos and reading course material. Virtually, you can do it all on your own, but when you set out on your journey for higher education and technical training, you will soon find yourself in need of a teacher — someone to look up to, someone to learn from — and that’s when you realize the importance of the often unsung heroes of our society: our teachers.


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  5. Pros and Cons of SCRUM Methodology

    Pros and Cons of SCRUM Methodology

    Decision makers in every industry look for new ways to increase their profits by employing the best strategies and methods. Agile software development is one such methodology that has taken the IT world by storm due to its many amazing benefits. Scrum methodology is a subset of agile development. Employing this methodology allows a team to self-organize and make changes quickly as per the agile principles. By managing the process of information exchange, a scrum master handles the operations in the best possible manner. It has been found that the results obtained by using scrum methodology are much better than the ones procured by other practices, which is the reason why your organization should hire accomplished scrum masters. Recruiting people who have done scrum master training from a reputed institute is a good way to bring the scrum methodology into your organization.


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  6. How To Design A Disaster Recovery Plan

    How To Design A Disaster Recovery Plan

    IT is a rapidly growing industry and no more an exception to risks than any other industry. All businesses use information technology to quickly and effectively process information. I am sure you use computers at your organization, do you have a plan in place about what to do if disaster strikes? After Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, you should start thinking about having a solid disaster recovery plan in place.


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  7. How To Prepare For The PMI-ACP Exam

    How To Prepare For The PMI-ACP Exam

    With the demand for proficient project managers increasing in different industries, project management is turning into a highly coveted field. A great academic background just does not cut it anymore as the employers are looking for candidates with specific skill sets that include mastery in agile techniques for project management. With the Agile community growing in numbers, organizations are making use of Agile methodologies to execute their projects in a dynamic environment. An Agile Certified Practitioner ACP who is accomplished in the latest methodologies can be a real asset for any organization. The many benefits of the PMI-ACP exam, which makes it ideal for all project management aspirants are listed as follows:


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  8. Enterprise Level Applications for Small Businesses

    Enterprise Level Applications for Small Businesses

    What are Enterprise Applications?

    EA or Enterprise Applications are business applications that are built to serve multiple purposes. These applications are deployed on different platforms across corporate networks, intranets, or the Internet and are expected to meet stringent requirements of security, administration, and maintenance. They are data-centric, user-friendly applications that are purpose-programmed, complex, component-based, scalable, distributed, and mission-critical. Its purpose is to meet specific business requirements. It encodes business policies, processes, rules, and entities.


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  9. 5 Benefits Of A CAPM Certification

    Are you committed and dedicated to project management? Are you eager to learn and earn credibility as an aspiring project manager? Would you like to take on more responsibilities and quickly climb the corporate ladder? If yes, then becoming a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) could be an essential stepping-stone for project managers and executive-level professionals.


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