Our expert panel discussed the current job market and recruiting landscape for technical professionals and how making certifications a requirement impact the hiring process. This was based on reading an article on Dice.com by David Bolton called “What’s Better: Online IT Certifications or Advanced Degrees,” and I thought he raised a good point: Are U.S. employers missing out on a large pool of qualified candidates just because they are setting high expectations for IT certs/advanced degrees?
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