Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • November 13, 2018

    When Life Is Good

    IT-Ready’s only married-couple alumni, Sherlana and Harold Monestime, reflect on how the program changed their lives, for the better.
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  • April 5, 2018

    Former Army intelligence analyst finds perfect civilian tech job

    IMG_4945 IT-Ready gave Jonathan Parsons the tools he needed to deploy his military experience into a civilian tech role that earned family-sustaining wages.
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  • January 11, 2018

    Overcoming Doubts, Another IT-Ready Class Launches into their Tech Careers

    Dec 2017 Edina Initially wondering if IT-Ready could live up to its promises to get them prepared for a tech career in 8 weeks, another class of Minnesota graduates proved that IT-Ready lives up to the hype.
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  • November 1, 2017

    Navy veteran credits IT-Ready for flourishing civilian career

    BrittianMcIntosh When Brittian McIntosh left the Navy with electronics expertise and professional commendations, he assumed his transition into the civilian workforce would be an easy one. It wasn’t. IT-Ready gave McIntosh skills and credentials to kick start a new career.
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  • October 13, 2017

    IT-Ready Grad Gains the Confidence to Call Herself an IT Pro

    160517_RashmiB_102 Rashmi Bhattarai was skeptical that an 8-week class would get her started in a tech career, but IT-Ready changed her mind.
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  • September 18, 2017

    I’m a Technologist, Too: Meet Digital Journalist Melissa Hart – Owner & Operator, Bootstrap Communications

    melissa hart How does a storyteller working for non-profits in rural New York state become a technologist? Find out in this first installment of our “I’m a Technologist, Too” series excerpted from Charles Eaton’s book How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.
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