First sys admin job

boxerboy1168boxerboy1168 Member Posts: 395 ■■■□□□□□□□
Thanks to all the help on resume advice I was able to secure a sys admin roll. Right now the learning curve is massive but I feel like I am adapting well.

Thanks guys!
Currently enrolling into WGU's IT - Security Program. Working on LPIC (1,2,3) and CCNA (and S) as long term goals and preparing for the Security+ and A+ as short term goals.


  • EANxEANx Member Posts: 1,078 ■■■■■■■■□□
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  • scaredoftestsscaredoftests Security +, ITIL Foundation, MPT, EPO, ACAS, HTL behind youMod Posts: 2,779 Mod
    Congrats to you!! :-)
    Never let your fear decide your fate....
  • Jon_CiscoJon_Cisco Member Posts: 1,772 ■■■■■■■■□□
    Great job! That learning curve is important to your growth! Keep it up.
  • Neil86Neil86 Member Member Posts: 175 ■■■■□□□□□□
    edited April 2019
    AvgITGeek said:
    Well done and congrats! Take this time to be a sponge and learn and learn from your mistakes. Growth time! :)
    Agreed. I am 2 years into my first admin role. The first year was just learning a lot and soaking it all in. I took notes, had a journal, spreadsheets, it all helps even to this day. Congrats and good luck.
  • Infosec_SamInfosec_Sam Security+, CCENT, ITIL Foundation, A+ Madison, WIAdmin Posts: 522 Admin
    Congratulations on landing the job! What kinds of things are you learning at work so far?
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  • rsxwithslicksrsxwithslicks Member Member Posts: 75 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Congrats! What kind of environment are you working in? Linux? Windows? Physical/Virtual?
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