Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • August 24, 2018

    Be a Go-Giver

    Charlotte’s newest class of IT-Ready graduates gets ready to move into the tech workforce and aligning themselves for service.
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  • August 10, 2018

    From the Help Desk to the C-Suite with CompTIA A+

    zscaler_portraits_sj_018 Chris Hodson took his fascination with how computer systems work into an entry-level IT role. After moving through the ranks to a top-level position, he has advice for where to start.
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  • 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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