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Robert Lamaster


Role and Company

Account Solutions Leader - Digital Workplace Services, IBM


16 years experience in information technology


Meridian, ID

About Robert

I'm a 20-year veteran of the US Navy, and now an IT professional with IBM, working in the IT field of Endpoint Management. I'm happy to help any veteran looking to transition his/her military experience into a satisfying civilian IT occupation.

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Articles by Robert

5 years ago

Don't Overlook the "Super-Contractor"

Considering a job as a contract employee can conjure up images of unemployment when that contract ends. This fact alone...

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one year ago

So You Want to Work in IT

In today's technology-heavy world, when you say you want to work in IT, that can encompass thousands of different IT...

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Robert's Recent Answers

11 months ago

Cybersecurity Interviews

Hi Daniel! I work for IBM in a related field, endpoint management. Essentially, a large part of that job involves...

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11 months ago

Any tips for transitioning to civilian life?

One additional point. Many of us didn't join the perfect job straight out of the military. The transition time can...

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11 months ago

I'm interested in entering the Information Technology field. Which certification(s) is best to start without obtaining another college degree?

Hi Tyrone, One thing you may want to look at would be an article I wrote here on ACP AdvisorNet. ...

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11 months ago

Welcome to ACP AdvisorNet’s Virtual Career Event with IBM! Introduce Yourself!

Happy to meet my fellow veterans and provide any help I can. I'm currently participating in a year-long 1-on-1 mentorship...

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one year ago

Would anyone be willing to go through my resume?

I would also be happy to look over your resume. I'm currently in IT, working for a major IT services...

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