What is IT Consulting?


In management, information technology consulting (also called IT consulting, computer consultancy, business and technology services, computing consultancy, technology consulting, and IT advisory) as a field of activity focuses on advising organizations on how best to use information technology (IT) in achieving their business objectives.

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IT Proficiency and Skills


What Liam knows about in the IT Field.

Operating Systems


Liam has been using Windows for as long as he can remember. The beginnings of him learning IT, Graphic Design, and Web Development all started with him working on a Windows Machine.

Liam knows many of the ins and outs of Windows, and how to keep systems running windows clean, up to date and safe.

Recently, Liam has converted to Linux for most of his work, primarily programming and web development.

Liam has experience with Debian based systems, Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and various Ubuntu flavors. In addition, he is currently using and learning Manjaro Linux, a distribution based on Arch Linux.

Liam now uses Linux for his daily development and general needs.

Software


Liam started using WordPress when he got started being mentored by his Uncle. Together they have spent many hours working with WordPress.

Liam now uses WordPress for all website development.

Liam has spent the last four years learning graphic design all in the Adobe ecosystem, which in the last few years, turned into the Creative Cloud.

Liam has spent countless hours in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Lightroom.

Naturally, Liam has had to use Microsoft Office for various tasks over his years in the IT field.

Liam is familiar with: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Liam is also familiar with Google’s versions of all these pieces of software.

Due to his increased use of Linux, Liam has had to find an alternative to Microsoft Office.

Because of this, Liam is now very familiar with LibreOffice, the alternative to Microsoft Office commonly found on Linux-based machines.

Computer Hardware

The beginning of Liams’ foray into the IT field was when he built his first computer from scratch in 2011.

Since then, Liam has built multiple PC’s, for himself and others, and continues to spend hours into researching the latest developments in PC hardware.