Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • February 13, 2017

    Tech support with confidence: IT-Ready grad credits program for upwardly mobile career

    AndreaRing Since graduating from IT-Ready in 2012, Andrea Ring has steadily advanced within her information technology career. She credits confidence and a willingness to learn for her success.
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  • January 30, 2017

    When soft skills are critical to tech career and company success

    NikkiRiemersma The promotions and pay raises of an upwardly mobile IT career often depend on soft professional skills, like communication, as much as they do an employee’s technical knowledge. PrepareU helps IT employees strengthen those key skills.
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  • January 5, 2017

    New tech career paves way for IT-Ready grad’s personal, professional growth

    Mai Vue The same attributes that help Mai Yia Vue succeed as a companion to the elderly — such as courtesy and respect— serve her well in her new Help Desk role at U.S. Bank.
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  • October 25, 2016

    Rhonda Engleman: Re-entering the Workforce with IT-Ready

    rhonda Rhonda Engleman left her job in healthcare to become a stay-at-home mom. As her children grew older, however, she wanted to reenter the workforce.
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  • October 18, 2016

    Educating the Next Generation of Technologists

    Charles Eaton How will the tech skills gap ever close? We get more teens interested in IT careers.
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  • September 19, 2016

    IT-Ready and DreamIT Receive Top ASAE Honors

    power-of-a-award-logo CompTIA and its philanthropic arm, Creating IT Futures Foundation, earned two 2016 ASAE Power of A Awards: a Gold for its IT-Ready career program and a Silver for its DreamIT Program.
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