Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • October 14, 2019

    TechGirlz creates cybersecurity warriors

    TechShopz in a Box™ teach girls how to protect against cyber attacks and empower them to pursue careers in technology.
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  • October 10, 2019

    6 signs your school has a quality tech program (part 1)

    Eric Larson, director of Creating IT Futures’ NextUp initiative for teen technologists, shares the first three of six signs that your school has a quality tech program in this first of two posts series excerpted from our Technologist Talk Radio podcast.
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  • October 7, 2019

    My time was no longer my own before launching an IT career

    Long and unpredictable hours working in real estate left Peter Stavenhagen burned out. IT-Ready Technical Support in Chicago gave him the skills and certification he needed to take back control of his time and happiness.
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  • October 4, 2019

    Launching a cybersecurity career, starting with CompTIA A+ certification

    Since 2005, some 10 billion+ data records have been hacked, demonstrating the acute need for cybersecurity experts. With October being National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, now is a great time to launch a tech career protecting data — beginning with CompTIA A+ certification.
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  • September 30, 2019

    What’s your untold success story?

    Joshua Eyaru is a technologist from Uganda working at Creating IT Futures as part of his Atlas Corps fellowship. He recently attended the 2019 National TSA Conference and has been writing about his experience for our blog.
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  • September 26, 2019

    Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, earns International Latino Book Award for “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.”

    Latino Literacy Now’s International Latino Book Awards recently honored Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, for the Spanish-language version of his book, “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.” Eaton’s work earned second place in the annual competition’s Best Business Book category.
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