Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • April 21, 2014

    IT-Ready Students: Getting to A+

    We talked with Kathy Brennan, manager of IT-Ready in Minneapolis/St. Paul, to learn more about the program and its participants. Here is what she had to say.”
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  • November 20, 2013

    New Ground

    A new collaboration with a Minneapolis nonprofit is testing a widened scope of information technology (IT) job training. Since Creating IT Futures introduced its IT-Ready Apprentice Program in early 2012, two groups that haven’t qualified for the program have stood out.
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  • September 18, 2013

    Getting the Word Out

    When IT-Ready Apprentice Program graduate Ngina Baggett, 26, posed for a close-up this summer, she was a little bit apprehensive. “You’re going to put my photo where?” Just a few weeks later, her photo was on three billboards in Minnesota’s Twin Cities. “I love it!” said Baggett, who recently began a full-time technical support position that she credits IT-Ready’s training with helping her to land.
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