Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • 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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  • April 14, 2016

    To Move Up the Career Ladder, Be Competent in the Job You Have Now

    AngelaAllen Angela Allen spent more than 30 years at IBM. We asked Angela what got her into technology and how others could follow her example.
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  • April 11, 2016

    No Man or Woman Left Behind

    Graduating Class Our 13th IT-Ready class in Minneapolis graduated this month, and each of the 20 students supported each other like a team so that everyone graduated.
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  • March 29, 2016

    Women make up 34 percent of total tech employment, according to new report

    CyberStates2016 CompTIA adds new component to its annual data report, Cyberstates, by including rankings of every state depicting gender ratio for tech sector and tech occupation
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  • March 15, 2016

    Women Can Excel in Technology

    Tonya With only 25 percent of the IT workforce made up of women, how do we entice more women to think about a career in IT?
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  • March 3, 2016

    Finding New Tech Workers through New Pipelines

    HighSchoolRedesign During the Tech Cities 2016 Conference at the University of Minnesota last month, attendees learned about how to build their own tech worker pipelines. With unemployment still low, especially in the tech workforce, employers need to think outside the box to find new and qualified employees.
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