Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • February 14, 2019

    Permanent IT-Ready Class Launches at NEIU in Chicago

    Nerves meet number sets in Chicago’s first permanent IT-Ready class, and applications are open until March 22 for the next IT-Ready class in Chicago.
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  • February 12, 2019

    7 Key Ways Employers Support IT-Ready

    Sue Wallace, executive director of national workforce solutions at Creating IT Futures, credits employer partners with the continued success of IT-Ready. She highlights seven ways in which IT-Ready relies on their support and how employers can get involved to find their next entry-level tech hire.
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  • February 8, 2019

    Where Are They Now? Catch Up With Roy Sizemore

    In this latest “Where Are They Now?” blog post, we catch up with 2013 IT-Ready graduate Roy Sizemore, who says college, professional advancement and financial security all have been made possible, thanks to his tech career launched by IT-Ready and Per Scholas.
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  • January 28, 2019

    Are You a Novel — Or a Movie? Soft Skills are What Organizations Need Most; PrepareU Aims to Help

    A contributing factor to misunderstandings at work is that we tend to view ourselves as a novel, while everyone else views us as a movie.
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  • January 21, 2019

    Fulfilling the Rising Demand for Tech Workers

    Despite turbulence in the U.S. stock market, the nation’s economy is growing — and the demand for tech workers is increasing. IT-Ready is creating a bigger pool of tech job candidates.
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  • January 14, 2019

    Technology Projects Pop Up at the Southside Mini Maker Faire

    Robots, fabrics and foods come together at this annual celebration of making things
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