In This Chapter
Discovering how digital technology has changed the workplace
Finding out what careers are available for a computer-literate person
Learning about information worker jobs
Learning about professional IT careers
Finding out about developer positions
Computers are everywhere, especially in the workplace. By becoming a digitally literate person, as this book has prepared you to be, you greatly increase your career marketability.
In this appendix, I tell you about some careers that you might find interesting, all of which require some sort of computer literacy background. Some of them are simple administrative jobs in which you work with Windows and Office; others are more specialized and require years of advanced education.
Remember the days when people used to go into an office in the morning, stay there and work all day, and leave in the evening? That model still works for some people and some companies, ...