Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • January 24, 2017

    Busting 7 Myths about Technology Careers – Part 1

    BustTheTechMyths What could prevent today’s teens from becoming tomorrow’s technologists? 7 Myths. So, let’s bust them.
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  • January 16, 2017

    NextUp Partners with 3 Organizations to Interest Middle Schoolers in Tech Careers

    Programs_NextUp NextUp selected TechGirlz, FUSE and NYAS as its partners and will bring CompTIA members and IT pros into the partnerships to mentor middle schoolers in tech careers.
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  • January 3, 2017

    Chance Google search offers shortcut to IT career

    Jon Sung Jon Sung was pursuing his computer science degree when frustration with homework prompted him to turn to Google for help. That search led him to IT-Ready, CompTIA A+ certification and an IT job with U.S. Bank.
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  • December 15, 2016

    Why Today’s Teens Should Become Tomorrow’s Technologists

    CharlesEaton Why do I believe today’s teens should become tomorrow’s technologists? We asked them.
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  • December 12, 2016

    Moving from forklifts to help desk, thanks to IT-Ready

    Jeff Davis After being laid off three times in six years, Jeff Davis knew he needed to get out of warehouse logistics. IT-Ready gave him the tools he needed to move into information technology.
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  • December 6, 2016

    Don’t Neglect Employability Skills in Your IT Job Search

    ThinkstockPhoto Soft skills are anything but soft; they’re key to getting you hired. Keywords like ‘communication’, ‘enthusiasm’ and ‘teamwork’ should be on your resume and your LinkedIn profile.
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