Anyone who’s ever worked in IT will tell you that technology careers are all about staying relevant. If we’ve learned anything over the past 40 years, it’s that technology constantly changes, with new types of devices being developed, new programming languages being created and new types of hardware being installed to run everything from corporate data networks to digital media products.
New technologies create opportunities and challenges, and IT professionals must constantly educate themselves to keep pace and stay competitive. As the next generation of IT managers takes its place, what are the must-have skills necessary for their success? Let’s take a look at five of them.