Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • May 2, 2018

    PrepareU Gives College Student ‘Years Worth’ of Soft Skills Knowledge in Two Short Weeks

    Sinclair_classroom 0071 Samuel Edwards sees a future bright with career opportunity, thanks to soft professional skills training offered by Creating IT Futures.
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  • May 15, 2017

    The importance soft skills play in successfully reaching your goals

    #FacesOf_Week6_Nikki 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 – a series of interactive, classroom-based, soft-skills lessons and labs – is helping tech workers and students prepare for, obtain, and be successful in an IT career.
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  • May 8, 2017

    The role of continuing education in workforce development programs

    A career in tech is leading to surreal days for many individuals. After completing their respective workforce development programs, more students are pursuing additional certifications, allowing them to gain more knowledge and work on projects that a year prior they would not have understood.
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  • April 7, 2017

    Celebrating the Faces of Workforce Development

    #FacesOf_PreviewBlog_web The #FacesOf Showcase educates people on how workforce development programs are changing lives. Not only do these programs enable individuals to achieve their wildest dreams, such as buying a house or a car, but it also affords them the opportunity to achieve real-life necessities like providing food for their family.
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  • April 3, 2017

    Employers report that PrepareU soft skills helped their staff perform better

    prepare-u-logo PrepareU recently surveyed employers whose staff completed the program in 2016. All reported that they would recommend it to colleagues and other employees.
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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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