Given current job market and economic conditions, be aware that A+ by itself is purely entry level and thus points toward basic positions in customer service, technical support or at a help desk of some kind. Such jobs are hard to find right now, so you're wise to be thinking ahead and to start checking opportunities and availability in your geographical area.
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