Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • February 14, 2020

    Why Creating Diverse and Inclusive Workplace Environments Is a Priority for Tech Businesses

    In the first of a 3-part series, Technologist Talk podcast guest Ulysses Smith describes nuances of a diverse, inclusive workplace and how tech-focused firms can create one.
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  • October 10, 2018

    Lighting a fire under a new career

    When Isiah Rafos’ dream of becoming a firefighter for the Air Force was extinguished, IT-Ready offered him a viable new path.
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  • June 18, 2018

    Moving on up, thanks to IT-Ready

    N70A1108 Frustrated by a lack of professional advancement in his previous career, IT-Ready grad Albert Lee finds IT offers ample room for growth for tech workers.
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  • June 14, 2018

    Electronics enthusiast turns passion into second career in technology

    When Keith Bryant was sidelined with a back injury and unable to work at his long-time job, IT-Ready gave him the credentials he needed to launch a new career in IT.
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  • June 11, 2018

    How Mentoring Makes Tech Sticky

    Mentoring-panel Tech programs help girls get involved in computers over the long term.
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  • June 4, 2018

    Confronting Bias in Technology

    Keynote-Rokeya-Jones-1 Microsoft’s Rokeya Jones lays out the 3Es to developing truly inclusive technology.
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