Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • July 31, 2018

    I’m a Technologist Too: Meet Senior Social Media Manager Kelly Stone

    Kelly-Stone-Headshot What can “social graces” do for your career? Find out from social media manager Kelly Stone in this profile from 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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  • July 23, 2018

    Columnists’ Corner: Training Cybersecurity Technologists

    Eric Larson Creating IT Futures is helping close the cybersecurity tech skills gap by sharing expertise and insight with industry magazines as regular columnists. The following post by Eric Larson, senior director of IT Futures labs, appeared in Information Management earlier this year.
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  • July 19, 2018

    Build Camaraderie in Training, Extend it to Your Career

    portland-graduation-speaker Our latest IT-Ready class graduated in Portland, and from the camaraderie shown at graduation, it seemed as if these students had known each other for years rather than eight weeks. With such camaraderie comes immense support that will extend into their new tech careers.
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  • July 17, 2018

    5 Ways IT-Ready QA Is Preparing the Best in Software Testers

    Students Talking The first class of software testers from IT-Ready QA are getting jobs, and applications are due this Friday for the next class. How is IT-Ready prepping these students for their new jobs?
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  • July 11, 2018

    A Celebration of Success…and then Some

    N70A6855 Creating IT Futures attended the 40th National TSA Conference, which drew more than 8,000 students for 5 days of competitions, sessions, keynote speakers and opportunities to connect.
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  • July 5, 2018

    Lending Opportunities to Students to Engage in STEAM Learning Outside of the Classroom

    N70A6625 FUSE facilitators Sara Benge and Becky Poore don’t have to be the keepers of knowledge. The students have all of the tools they need in the free-choice environment of their Colorado FUSE studio.
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