Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • March 25, 2020

    Podcast Mini-Series for Women’s History Month Features 5 “Technologist Tales” of Closing the Gender Gap in the Tech Workforce

    In honor of Women’s History Month, a Technologist Talk mini-series features 5 episodes about women working to close the gender gap in the tech workforce by blazing trails, rejecting bias and inspiring peers.
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  • November 8, 2019

    Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Won’t Eliminate Entirely the Need for Human Workers

    Artificial intelligence, Machine Learning and other digital automation will create more jobs than they eliminate, says speaker at Women in Technology Summit. Leveraging your emotional and social intelligence is how best to stay employed.
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  • October 31, 2019

    Cybersecurity Bootcamps Bridge the Confidence Gap for Women

    Our field correspondent Michelle Lange reports from the Women in Tech Summit (WITS) in Denver that technology bootcamps can help launch careers in cybersecurity for workers transitioning from nontechnical jobs, especially women feeling a tech skills confidence gap.
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  • August 30, 2019

    ‘The employment opportunities for me are endless!'

    When Nicole R. Sain was laid off from a job that didn’t excite her, she saw it as a sign that working in the Information Technology (IT) field was where she should be. Now, having graduated from IT-Ready with CompTIA A+ certification, Sain says, “the employment opportunities are endless.”
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  • May 9, 2019

    Big Names and Big Ideas Show Up at Chicago’s Women in Tech Summit

    Women tell their tech stories at WITS Midwest and inspire more women to join the technology workforce.
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  • May 6, 2019

    6 Tips For Women Thinking About A Career In Tech

    Women continue to be underrepresented in technical careers. If you’re a curious person, are passionate about innovation, and have an interest in technology, a tech career may be right for you.
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