Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • January 26, 2017

    PrepareU alumni report increased employment, higher wages

    prepare-u-logo A recent survey of 2016 graduates of PrepareU reveals that employment and salaries increased following their completion of the course.
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  • January 5, 2017

    New tech career paves way for IT-Ready grad’s personal, professional growth

    Mai Vue The same attributes that help Mai Yia Vue succeed as a companion to the elderly — such as courtesy and respect— serve her well in her new Help Desk role at U.S. Bank.
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  • January 3, 2017

    Chance Google search offers shortcut to IT career

    Jon Sung Jon Sung was pursuing his computer science degree when frustration with homework prompted him to turn to Google for help. That search led him to IT-Ready, CompTIA A+ certification and an IT job with U.S. Bank.
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  • December 6, 2016

    Don’t Neglect Employability Skills in Your IT Job Search

    ThinkstockPhoto Soft skills are anything but soft; they’re key to getting you hired. Keywords like ‘communication’, ‘enthusiasm’ and ‘teamwork’ should be on your resume and your LinkedIn profile.
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  • November 15, 2016

    How Might an Applicant Tracking System Affect Your Career in IT

    Resume Getting a job in IT can be a tough and confusing marathon. Check into our new blog series on what many job seekers overlook. Since the landscape is always changing, you must stay up-to-date on the newest trends or you might end up being your own worst enemy in your job search.
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  • November 14, 2016

    Who is a Technologist?

    CharlesEaton Who will close the tech skills gap? Technologists. That’s who. But who’s a technologist?
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