Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • October 6, 2015

    Forging greater access to tech careers in Minnesota

    SueWallace As executive director of Minnesota for the Creating IT Futures Foundation, Sue Wallace works with local employers and community leaders to foster information technology training for diverse populations.
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  • September 15, 2015

    Graduating Class Has High Hopes for Career Advancement.

    At this month’s IT-Ready graduation in Minneapolis, Vicki Greene, vice president of operations management at GED Testing Service, remarked, “I was not looking for someone who just wanted to get by. I wanted someone to look at this opportunity as a stepping-stone to his or her IT career. I wanted someone who had high hopes for career advancement. I found that at IT-Ready.”
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  • May 21, 2015

    New IT-Ready Office in Edina Officially Open

    CharlesRibbonCutting This week, the Creating IT Futures Foundation welcomed back IT-Ready alumni and employers while hosting an Open House for our new office in Edina, Minn.
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  • May 19, 2015

    Once unable to get hired in IT, IT-Ready grad now sees nothing but opportunities

    With IT-Ready’s help, William Krajicek Jr. turned a hobby into a career
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  • April 20, 2015

    IT-Ready grad turns beloved hobby into exciting new career path

    Addison Cooper has built, worked on and played with computers his entire life. IT-Ready helped him turn a long-time hobby into a promising career.
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  • April 13, 2015

    Fourteen IT-Ready Graduates Are Ready To Join the IT Workforce

    At this month’s IT-Ready graduation in Minneapolis, James Afdahl, former chief financial officer for GED Testing Service, remarked, “I can see the camaraderie and team building [of these new graduates]. They have the certificate and training, and now they have the confidence to land the job. Employers want more people from IT-Ready.”
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