You know when you award a scholarship to a deserving person like Valerie Johnson, she is going to take full advantage of her training opportunities to advance her career and help her employer
New York, NY (PRWEB) February 04, 2013
NetCom Learning announces it has awarded the October 2012 Sarder Scholarship to Valerie Johnson, a lifelong learner and IT professional who is planning on updating her IT skills. Valerie Johnson is an accomplished and experienced IT professional who has been working in the field of information technology for more than twenty years. She has worked as a data entry operator, a mainframe applications support specialist, an IT process engineer and a business analyst. However, her skills had not been updated in a long time and she needed to learn Business Intelligent and SQL query to be able to keep current.
“Helping an IT professional stay in the workforce and advance their career goals is one of our main objectives here at NetCom Learning,” said Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning.
“You know when you award a scholarship to a deserving person like Valerie Johnson, she is going to take full advantage of her training opportunities to advance her career and help her employer,” said Sarder.
Valerie intends to get the training she needs so she will be able to ensure continued employment and be able to meet the needs of her employer. “I need help, I’m tired of not working and I know that with a chance like this scholarship I will be able to update my skills and make myself marketable. If I didn’t update my skill set I would be out of work again and on the welfare line,” said Valerie.
She is currently working a project coordinator for a company that will be implementing a Geo Spatial application along with an Oracle or SQL database. Valerie hopes that will additional training she will be able to get her foot in the door and position herself to take on a more challenging role at work.
The Sarder Scholarship is awarded on a monthly basis to a qualified applicant looking to advance their career in IT. The $2500 scholarship award can be used toward live online classes or any regular classroom course. The scholarship is named after the company’s co-founder who is an ardent believer in the need for lifelong learning.
To find out more about the Sarder Scholarship visit http://www.netcomlearning.com/scholarship/sarder-scholarship.phtml?advid=412
About NetCom Learning
NetCom Learning is an innovative leader in IT, business and executive training to companies, individuals, and government agencies. Since its inception in 1998, NetCom Learning has trained over 80 percent of the Fortune 100, serviced over 45,500 business customers, and advanced the skills of more than 71,000 professionals through hands-on, expert-led training, with the organization maintaining an average instructor evaluation score of 8.6 out of 9. NetCom Learning was recognized by Microsoft Corporation as its Worldwide Training Partner of the Year and named thrice to Inc. Magazine's list of fastest growing private companies in America. The organization was also recently named to the 2012 top 20 IT Training Companies by TrainingIndustry.com and was named "Company of the Year" by the American Business Awards.
The purpose of NetCom Learning is to promote the values of lifelong learning.