Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • July 30, 2020

    Talking Upskilling on the Texas Workforce Commission Webinar

    On a recent webinar presented by the Texas Workforce Commission on Helping Texas Impacted by COVID-19, Mark Plunkett discussed on-ramps for people in Texas to gain the skills they need to pursue a tech career.
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  • July 28, 2020

    Get Your CompTIA Tech Questions Answered

    Learn more about CompTIA Tech Career Academy’s program, opportunities for students, and benefits for employees who hire graduates.
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  • July 23, 2020

    How a Texas Workforce Board Narrows the Tech Skills Gap with IT Training for Army Veterans

    Where will U.S. employers find qualified candidates to fill hundreds of thousands of open IT positions? One source: Military veterans trained by CompTIA.
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  • July 13, 2020

    Representation Matters for Women and People of Color in Technology

    The information technology industry suffers from a lack of diversity. Author Andrea Roberson explains how organizations can encourage women and people of color by educating youth, encouraging networking opportunities, embracing allies and mentorships, and amplifying marginalized voices.
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  • July 9, 2020

    CompTIA Shares Expertise and Advice at Jobs for Future Horizon 2020

    During the recent Jobs for the Future Horizons 2020 conference, two CompTIA executives shared recommendations and insights on the current IT landscape, what skills are in demand and the available resources to help fill the IT jobs pipeline.
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  • October 25, 2019

    Tech industry employer, Atomic Data, finds well-prepared professionals in IT-Ready grads

    When hiring managers at Atomic Data interview candidates for vacant positions, the softer professional skills the candidates possess often are just as important as technical knowledge. That’s why Atomic Data has hired 9 graduates from our IT-Ready Technical Support program — because they come to work already knowing the day-to-day expectations of a tech professional.
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