Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • 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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  • 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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  • June 22, 2015

    ‘The sky’s the limit’ when it comes to an IT career

    MarioTestDriveImageBlog After beginning his IT career as a technician, Mario Cadet now is Manager of Support Services at ASI System Integration. He credits his upwardly mobile career to his willingness to learn.
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  • June 11, 2015

    GameChangers: David Caldwell, El Dorado High School, El Paso, Texas

    Game changers image 300 David Caldwell is changing lives at El Dorado High School
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  • May 26, 2015

    If You Want Diverse Ideas, Hire Diverse People

    Charles_Eaton Diverse companies just plain work better and generate better financial performance. You need to employ a diversity of thought in order to innovate. If the incentives to diversify are there, then why is it so hard to build diversity in an IT workforce?
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  • November 18, 2014

    From tropics to tundra, Malaysia native Vivian Teo finds opportunity in Minnesota thanks to IT-Ready

    Malaysia native Vivian Teo moved to Minnesota to learn about computer information systems and to pursue new career opportunities. IT-Ready helped her with both.
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