Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • September 26, 2019

    Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, earns International Latino Book Award for “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.”

    Latino Literacy Now’s International Latino Book Awards recently honored Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, for the Spanish-language version of his book, “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.” Eaton’s work earned second place in the annual competition’s Best Business Book category.
    Read Full Story
  • September 23, 2019

    Are You a Technician, a Technologist or Both?

    What’s the difference between technicians and technologists? CEO, award-winning author and social innovator, Charles Eaton, explains how being a technologist means seeing the bigger picture, and knowing how it all fits together.
    Read Full Story
  • September 10, 2019

    How the Technology Student Association – the other TSA -- is preparing the next generation of technologists

    Joshua Eyaru is a technologist from Uganda working at Creating IT Futures as part of his Atlas Corps fellowship. He recently attended the 2019 National TSA Conference and wrote about his experience in a blog post.
    Read Full Story
  • September 9, 2019

    Heads up to parents: Half a million tech jobs are waiting for employees.

    What’s the secret to closing our nation’s tech skills gap? Parents, explains Charles Eaton, Creating IT Futures CEO, and father to four children ranging from middle school to working age. The author of “A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education” shares insight into the critical role parents can play in fostering a love of technology.
    Read Full Story
  • June 12, 2019

    Technologists Embrace, Learn from Failure

    Creating IT Futures CEO Charles Eaton discusses the characteristics that help technologists succeed. How do you separate good failures from bad ones?
    Read Full Story
  • June 19, 2018

    Second Edition of Charles Eaton’s “T in STEM” Guidebook for Parents Released

    Charles Eaton After fully distributing the first printing of Charles Eaton’s popular guide for parents of STEM-inclined teens, Creating IT Futures has released an updated, second edition, also available in Kindle and Spanish versions, with a companion podcast, Technologist Talk.
    Read Full Story