This episode of Conversations with Tech Experts features Andrew Porter, Network & Technology Manager. He joins Experts Exchange CEO Randy Redberg and Director of Bus. Dev. Thomas Bernal to discuss different ways that IT professionals can make a successful transition to management. The conversation begins with an introduction to Andrew, his career background, and his life in northern Montana. They move on to discuss why he enjoys being on Experts Exchange and how he utilizes the opinion and research areas to augment his day-to-day work. Later, Andrew shares his personal experiences transitioning to a management role in IT and gives a few tips for making that transition as fruitful as possible. He ends the conversation with his Big Idea: persistence overcomes resistance.