Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • October 27, 2016

    Ahmed Mohamed: Family + Opportunity = IT Career at Fairview

    AhmedMohamed Motivated by his family, Ahmed Mohamed finds IT-Ready and a new IT career at Fairview Health Services.
    Read Full Story
  • October 25, 2016

    Rhonda Engleman: Re-entering the Workforce with IT-Ready

    rhonda Rhonda Engleman left her job in healthcare to become a stay-at-home mom. As her children grew older, however, she wanted to reenter the workforce.
    Read Full Story
  • October 20, 2016

    Recent grad Tucker Landis charts new pathway at Atomic Data, thanks to IT-Ready

    TuckerLandis_blog Tucker Landis credits IT-Ready for giving him skills needed for an upwardly mobile career in information technology
    Read Full Story
  • October 18, 2016

    Twin Cities Businesses Gather IT Workforce Insights

    AtomicDataPolarisAward During the 3rd annual IT-Ready employer breakfast, Twin Cities businesses gathered insights into new skills needed by the tech workforce, while honoring one of their own, Atomic Data, with the Polaris Award.
    Read Full Story
  • October 11, 2016

    Tech industry employer, Atomic Data, finds well-prepared professionals in IT-Ready grads

    When hiring managers at Atomic Data interview candidates for vacant positions, the softer professional skills the candidates possess often are just as important as technical knowledge. That’s why Atomic Data has hired 9 graduates from IT-Ready — because they come to work already knowing the day-to-day expectations of a tech professional.
    Read Full Story
  • September 19, 2016

    IT-Ready and DreamIT Receive Top ASAE Honors

    power-of-a-award-logo CompTIA and its philanthropic arm, Creating IT Futures Foundation, earned two 2016 ASAE Power of A Awards: a Gold for its IT-Ready career program and a Silver for its DreamIT Program.
    Read Full Story