Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • June 4, 2018

    Confronting Bias in Technology

    Keynote-Rokeya-Jones-1 Microsoft’s Rokeya Jones lays out the 3Es to developing truly inclusive technology.
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  • May 31, 2018

    I’m a Technologist Too: Alyissa Dzaugis, STEAM Star

    Technologist-art-10 Technologists come from unexpected places. If they’re good problem solvers, they will succeed too. Read this profile of one technologist who integrated an interest in art into the tech world, from the 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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  • May 21, 2018

    IT-Ready Celebrates Six Years of Connecting Adults to Technology Careers

    N70A6569 Earlier this month, more than 150 IT-Ready alumni, sponsors and partners came out to celebrate the success of the tech career training program in the Twin Cities.
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  • May 17, 2018

    IT-Ready Charlotte’s new manager to recruit employer partners

    N70A6332_NatashaP Natasha Pender hopes to make IT-Ready Charlotte the primary ‘go to’ source for area employers seeking reliable entry-level tech workers.
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  • May 14, 2018

    My TSA Flashback: Teens Drawing Closer Together through Tech

    IMG_2250 Teens competing at the Technology Student Association in Alabama showed camaraderie and how tech can bring us closer together, while developing an appreciation for STEM.
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  • May 14, 2018

    I’m a Technologist, Too: Meet Director Cassandra Anderson

    Technologist Art 1 Tech careers have beginnings in unexpected places. Cassandra Anderson’s began in an unlikely setting working with obsolete technology. Read her story in this latest installment in our series “I’m a Technologist, Too,” excerpted from Charles Eaton’s book.
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