Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • May 20, 2019

    IT-Ready Portland launches careers of newly certified tech workers

    IT-Ready Portland’s first class for 2019 is off to a great start. Of the 22 graduates, all of them have earned their CompTIA A+ certification and 17 already have secured full-time employment in information technology.
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  • May 20, 2019

    Does a College Degree Equate to Workforce Success?

    Achieving a college degree has long been a pillar of the American Dream. However, based on two John Zogby Strategies polls -one conducted in September 2017 and another in July of 2018 – we are seeing a deep divide in the overall public perception about whether or not completing a college degree can aid their graduates in achieving success in the workforce.
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  • May 17, 2019

    What’s the Difference Between an Apprenticeship vs. an Internship?

    The number of apprenticeships and other on-the-job training programs is expected to grow as a solution to filling the 1.3 million tech jobs projected to be unfilled through 2023. While there are some similarities between internships and apprenticeships, the two are inherently different.
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  • May 14, 2019

    Where Are Tech Jobs Thriving in the U.S.?

    Tech jobs are thriving across the United States. Read on to learn which states have added the most jobs in technology, what sectors are in-demand and who is hiring.
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  • May 10, 2019

    IT-Ready Phoenix grads enter the tech workforce

    IT-Ready Phoenix graduates inaugural class of trained and qualified entry-level tech workers.
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  • May 9, 2019

    Big Names and Big Ideas Show Up at Chicago’s Women in Tech Summit

    Women tell their tech stories at WITS Midwest and inspire more women to join the technology workforce.
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