Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • 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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  • November 21, 2016

    IT-Ready Class Increases Students’ Passion for Education and Tech

    Elgin-grad As Creating IT Futures graduated an IT-Ready class in Elgin, Illinois, earlier this month, 11 students spoke frankly about their past experiences with learning and IT – and how IT-Ready has put them on the right track.
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  • November 14, 2016

    Who is a Technologist?

    CharlesEaton Who will close the tech skills gap? Technologists. That’s who. But who’s a technologist?
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  • November 10, 2016

    Six Ways You Can Drive Diversity in Technology

    03232 Diversity Image for Blog CompTIA recently formed a working group to prepare and support minority individuals in an effort to close the diversity gap in tech organizations.
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  • November 7, 2016

    U.S. Bank seeks strong technical aptitude, exemplary customer-service skills and work ethic in entry-level IT professionals

    us_bank Company’s internal help desk finds recent IT-Ready hires grounded in hard technical and soft professional skills needed to succeed.
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