Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • April 11, 2017

    Creating Diversity by Disrupting STEM Stereotypes for Teenagers – Especially Girls

    GirlScouts Just 31% of teens call technology “fun.” That’s why we applaud – and support – these groups working to shape new perceptions of women working with technology.
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  • April 7, 2017

    Celebrating the Faces of Workforce Development

    #FacesOf_PreviewBlog_web The #FacesOf Showcase educates people on how workforce development programs are changing lives. Not only do these programs enable individuals to achieve their wildest dreams, such as buying a house or a car, but it also affords them the opportunity to achieve real-life necessities like providing food for their family.
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  • March 31, 2017

    7 Myths about Technology Careers

    BustTheTechMyths Today’s teens can become tomorrow’s technologists and close the industry’s tech skills gap. Over the last seven weeks, we have outlined the basic myths that influence them to NOT pursue a technology career.
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  • March 23, 2017

    Busting 7 Myths about Technology Careers – Part 7

    BustTheTechMyths 7 myths about working in technology could dishearten today’s teens as they plan their future careers. That’s why we’ve been busting those bogus beliefs one by one.
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  • March 16, 2017

    Busting 7 Myths about Technology Careers – Part 6

    BustTheTechMyths 7 myths surround careers in technology that could deflect the interest of today’s teens. So, let’s bust those barriers.
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  • March 13, 2017

    Pioneering Tech Apprenticeships to Solve the Skills Gap

    SXSW-Panel There’s more than one way to get into the tech workforce, and new apprenticeship programs in the U.S. discussed at SXSW are helping to close the skills gap.
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