Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • 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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  • December 16, 2015

    Developing Tech Talent Is a Global Problem

    CharlesEaton IT occupations in much of the world have a real image problem. What five steps are Creating It Futures and CompTIA taking next year to drive more young people into IT careers?
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  • December 14, 2015

    The Classmates You Always Wanted

    EdinaGroup IT-Ready in Edina, Minn., graduated its latest class of students last week, preparing 18 more people for IT jobs. They came for the training and employer connections but left with a new sense of family.
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  • December 10, 2015

    Former stay-at-home mom starts successful new IT career, thanks to IT-Ready

    Kathy After spending several years at home caring for three young children, Kathy Wilkins was ready to re-enter the workforce. IT-Ready gave her the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a new career within information technology.
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  • November 19, 2015

    Memphis Boys & Girls Club Program is Aiming for A+

    Briahna Chambers of Tech901 takes on the daunting task of helping high-school students to achieve a professional IT certification in an after-school class.
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  • November 16, 2015

    Getting the credentials to launch an IT career

    RussellProchaska Russell Prochaska had a solid understanding of information technology, but he lacked the formal training or the credentials that corporations seek in IT employees. IT-Ready gave him both.
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