Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • April 5, 2016

    New IT pro Dylan Anderson honed leadership and IT skills, thanks to IT-Ready

    DylanAnderson Saying IT-Ready gave him the confidence he needed to stand out at work, Anderson sets his sights on more certifications and a new, upwardly mobile career
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  • March 1, 2016

    Building the IT Worker Pipeline in the Twin Cities

    UnemploymentPressure From an employer’s perspective, it’s a tight job market, especially in the Twin Cities. The TechHire Initiative is working to expand tech worker pipelines.
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  • January 18, 2016

    IT-Ready helps Kenyan native achieve his own American dream

    VictorChege Although Victor Chege came to America equipped with an education and IT work experience, he had difficulty moving beyond minimum-wage jobs. IT-Ready positioned Chege for an upwardly mobile career in information technology.
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  • January 14, 2016

    Wells Fargo finds qualified, diverse IT talent for the long haul with IT-Ready

    wellsfargo The information technology needs of Wells Fargo are enormous. The company recruits and retains qualified employees by offering them continuing opportunities for professional growth and has found quality hires through the IT-Ready career program.
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  • December 22, 2015

    An Excuse To Succeed

    CedarRiversideGroup At last week’s IT-Ready graduation in Minneapolis’ Cedar Riverside neighborhood, Erick Garcia Luna, senior policy aide for Minneapolis Mayor, Betsy Hodges, remarked, “These students are fundamental to the success and prosperity of Minneapolis and the region. They are proof that if we work hard and think innovatively, we can meet the workforce needs.”
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  • December 18, 2015

    The Beginning of Something at IT-Ready

    ChicagoGraduates The word commencement is almost solely used when speaking about graduation, but for 12 IT-Ready students in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood, it means the beginning of a career in a robust industry.
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