Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • June 12, 2020

    How CompTIA Custom Training Helps Organizations Optimize Workforce Funding

    In a recent episode of our award-winning Technologist Talk podcast, Mark Plunkett and Jason Mangold explain how CompTIA Custom Training helps individuals and organizations optimize workforce funding from Congress and other sources
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  • June 10, 2020

    Tech Job Market Remains Strong During Pandemic

    Charles Eaton acknowledged there was a dip in job openings in March and April, but he believes that certain sectors of the tech industry as a whole will weather this down turn fairly well.
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  • May 18, 2020

    Why Texas and Missouri Are Turning to IT Training During Unemployment Crisis

    Workforce leaders Mardy Leathers (MO), Dale Robertson (TX) and Commissioner Julian Alvarez (TX) share insights and context to the current unemployment crisis we are in today and how CompTIA is helping.
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  • February 6, 2020

    Creating IT Futures Helps Former Waiter Special Order A Lucrative and Upwardly Mobile Career in Technology

    In less than one year, Keith VanDerMolen got the training he needed to secure a technology position and doubled the salary he previously earned as a waiter.
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  • October 28, 2019

    Anderson Lee maps the Chicagoland tech ecosystem for students

    Two years of research into Chicagoland’s tech ecosystem taught Anderson Lee a lot about its strengths and weaknesses. Now he’s leveraging that knowledge to help people under-represented in tech find a foothold and move up the career ladder.
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  • October 25, 2019

    Why today’s teens should know what being a “technologist” really means

    In this Podcast Flashback from Technologist Talk Radio, CompTIA CEO Todd Thibodeaux brings clarity to the term “technologist” and explains how understanding this role in business can help teens envision future careers.
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