Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • October 10, 2018

    Lighting a fire under a new career

    When Isiah Rafos’ dream of becoming a firefighter for the Air Force was extinguished, IT-Ready offered him a viable new path.
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  • October 5, 2018

    ‘Where Are They Now?’ catches up with Rachel Hopkins

    Rachel Hopkins credits her IT-Ready experience with launching her rewarding career in technology.
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  • October 3, 2018

    I’m a Technologist, Too: Meet Brad Flora, Entrepreneur and Tech Angel Investor

    Many paths can lead to successful technology careers. Brad Flora’s led him through a stint as a college admissions counselor. Read his story in this latest post in 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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  • October 1, 2018

    Career Changer Starter Pack: Resume, LinkedIn and Interview Tips to Land Your Dream Job

    Looking for a new job is often intimidating, but it does not have to be. Starting a new path requires resume updates, LinkedIn revisions and company research. Here are some strategies to help you navigate your job search.
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  • September 15, 2018

    Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month – One Endless Voice to Enhance our Traditions

    Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.
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  • 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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