What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
System Administrator, Computer / Network in Watertown:
Don't let your company take over your personal life. It's become a push & shove world, and you need to maintain a life balance.
Always keep up on education, or you will become obsolete, and companies can't take away education.
System Administrator, Computer / Network in New York:
"The write Salary for the position."
Find all possible information about the system you will support and all the benefits before you accept the salary.
System Administrator, Computer / Network in Seattle:
Departmental computing can become insular and that is not the way to stay current. Outside techniques and skills need to be reviewed every year or two.