Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • September 10, 2018

    I’m a Technologist, Too: Meet Matthew Pineiro, Systems Engineer

    In many IT roles, math and science often take a back seat to intangible “soft skills” careers. Systems Engineer Matthew Pineiro is a notable example. Read his story in this installment of our series: “I’m a Technologist, Too,” 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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  • September 10, 2018

    Columnist’s Corner: Demand for Data Analysts beyond Silicon Valley

    Creating IT Futures strives to close the tech skills gap by sharing expertise and insight with industry magazines as regular columnists. The following opinion piece by Eric Larson, senior director of IT Futures labs, appeared first in Information Management earlier this year.
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  • September 10, 2018

    Technologist Talk Radio Podcast Visits CompTIA’s Bring Your Kids to Work Day

    In this recent installment of Creating IT Futures’ Technologist Talk Radio podcast, Michelle Lange joins a record crowd for CompTIA’s Bring Your Kids to Work Day and sees firsthand how to inspire the next generation of technologists.
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  • September 10, 2018

    12 CompTIA Resources to Propel Your Career: The Remix

    CompTIA wants you to succeed in your career, so we’ve compiled 12 resources that can help you navigate your job search, develop new skills and stay updated on the industry.
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  • August 24, 2018

    IT-Ready Students Exchange Sacrifice with Success

    Upon receiving their IT-Ready certificates in Minnesota this month, students shared stories about the honor of making sacrifices to become IT-Ready and join the IT workforce.
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  • August 24, 2018

    Moving from Minimum Wage to a Career

    Jordan Hunt worked numerous low-pay jobs before enrolling in IT-Ready. The program equipped him with the technical skills he needed to launch a career in IT.
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