Terence Kolstad is a well respected member of the IT community. He is encouraging students to take a closer look at careers in the IT field.
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Terence Kolstad Encourages Students to Pursue Careers in IT
Terence Kolstad is a very talented and well respected member of the information technology (IT) community. He is currently employed as a network engineer with Cyber Advisors Inc. He has worked in the field of IT for the past seven years. During that time Terence Kolstad has seen the need for additional qualified people in the industry. Terence Kolstad believes that the field of IT is a great place to work. "The industry is extremely diverse and there are positions in a variety of industries within the industry. Nearly all businesses rely on the assistance and expertise of IT professionals," says Terence Kolstad. Terence Kolstad enjoys working in the field of IT enormously he is encouraging students to take a look at what the field has to offer.
"If you enjoy playing around with computers or taking computers apart to see how they work, then a career in the IT field may be calling you" says Terence Kolstad. Terence Kolstad notes that people who enjoy what they do for a living tend to get more satisfaction out of their work. "Many people don't realize that IT is a field where you can get paid to do something that you love!" says Terence Kolstad. Terence Kolstad admits that the field of IT is probably not for everyone. He feels confident that students with an aptitude for technology will know who they are and should make a list of things they enjoy doing with computers. This list could be shown to a guidance counselor or college admissions counselor. He is optimistic that one of these career professionals could point a prospective student in the right direction.
IT is a great field for people who enjoy helping others. "One of the best parts of my job is problem solving and knowing I am improving the quality of life for the people I am helping. People are truly grateful when their systems and computers work properly," says Terence Kolstad.
There are also financial incentives to becoming an IT professional. There is of course a range of salaries commiserate to the position. The great thing about IT is that there is always room to grow and learn more and keep moving up the IT ladder. Terence Kolstad is very passionate about his position in the field of IT. He hopes that students will consider the same career path for themselves.