This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Guys, recently this year in March i decided to take th e scjp 6 exam and got the study guide K&B scjp 6 book(Great book two thumbs up). And through a lot of coding and i mean a lot of coding and reading. I took the exam last week and came out with a 95% considering the fact i had minimum experience of java programming.Now I have two problems:
1. I want to become an Oracle Certified Master, Java SE 6 Developer the path that i want to choose the web services and web component developer and i would also want to do the java persistance developer. So could you please recomend the books that are needed in order for me to become an Oracle Certified Master.
I would be really grateful for your assistance.
2. The second problem is that upon studying for the scjp 6 i quit my job(I know dumb move) now i really i want to persue a carreer in java programming and here in my country (Zimbabwe) people don't appreciate programming and I.T and I want to persue a career in programming please do advise me on how i could seek a job outside the country i do have an Advanced Diploma in I.T and my ocpjp 6 certification i would be glad if i was to get a job as junior or trainee programmer. Please do help me out.