Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • June 3, 2016

    IT-Ready Pioneers In Pursuit of Successful IT Careers

    Nancy Hammervik Last month, CompTIA senior vice president of industry relations, Nancy Hammervik, spoke with the first ever women’s-only IT-Ready class and offered tips on not just how to enter, but succeed in the male dominated IT industry.
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  • May 26, 2016

    IT-Ready Gives Susie Douang a Fresh Career Start

    Susie Working as an administrative assistant in Minneapolis, Susie Douang felt like she had hit a professional ceiling. But then she discovered IT-Ready and launched a new career in IT with unlimited potential.
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  • May 25, 2016

    Panel Asserts that Internships Are Essential to Economy, Diversity and Communities

    Panel Industry executives in Chicago discussed the importance of internships to help high school students move education from theory to application.
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  • May 23, 2016

    New, free program to help IT professionals gain project management skills

    Programs_ProjectEssentials Broadening course offerings intended to help people launch and advance their IT careers, the Creating IT Futures Foundation now introduces Project Essentials, a free educational program that helps entry-level, certified IT professionals gain project management skills.
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  • May 19, 2016

    What Managed Service Providers Are Looking for in New Hires

    Imagine IT CEO Richard Anderson lets us in on what his company seeks in new hires and how IT-Ready has helped fulfill some of their needs.
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  • May 5, 2016

    IT-Ready tackles under-representation of women in the tech industry by offering gender-centric class

    WomenOnlyClass Free women-only IT-Ready class provided training and certification to help participants secure their first paid position in the tech industry.
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