Carl Oeschger Brings Excellence to Business & Accounting Classes
September 18, 2019
Carl Oeschger is Empire’s 2019 “Educator of the Year.” Carl holds both a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Diploma in Information Technology, and his diverse background enables him to teach in a wide range of disciplines. Empire students may know Carl from their human relations and accounting classes, or from their courses in […]Read More
Why Earn a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification at Empire?
September 16, 2019
In today’s job market, you need to do whatever you can to make yourself stand out from the competition. If you are underemployed, working several jobs to make ends meet, or just can’t find a satisfying career, a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification may help you rise above the crowd. At Empire College, we believe in this certification so much that we have made it part of the curriculum in our School of Business.
September 11, 2019
Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing industries in California, and for good reason. With so many of society’s systems now managed online, cybersecurity is more important than ever. Cybersecurity professionals are employed in a wide variety of industries, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics only projects their demand to grow. Below, we will discuss […]Read More
Basic Computer Security: Why Everyone Needs It
August 30, 2019
By Nathan Jackson, MCSA, A+, Network+, Linux+, Security+ –
As an IT professional, one of the things that I hear from people is: “I don’t have anything on my computer worth stealing so why do I need anti-virus? When I hear this I feel that they don’t understand their own worth and how easy it is to protect themselves.
So let’s look at what is stored on your computer/laptop/phone/tablet that someone else could take and sell to the wrong people.