Growing in your career in any particular field can be tough. I know that even for myself I can get way too comfortable with where I am; just doing what I need to do to get through the day.
I knew this temptation at no greater point in my career then when I was working IT for a large collocation business in downtown Atlanta; I had some “big” career aspirations: My Cisco CCNA/CCDA.
I never got around to completing them because I got so busy. Perhaps you know what I’m talking about?
And, it’s not that we need CCNA/CCDA and all those certs for ministry, but as IT professionals we need to continue growing, and not just professionally but personally and spiritually.
Here are 3 tips which I learned a bit too late in my IT career that would have helped me grow: