Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • April 20, 2017

    The future’s so bright, he’s gotta wear shades

    JohnAmakye IT-Ready grad John Amakye continues to acquire new skills, move up the IT career ladder.
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  • April 18, 2017

    First IT-Ready Class of 2017 Graduates with Jobs in Hand

    GroupPhoto Our first IT-Ready class of 2017 graduated last month, and already 78 percent of the graduates have jobs.
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  • April 7, 2017

    Celebrating the Faces of Workforce Development

    #FacesOf_PreviewBlog_web The #FacesOf Showcase educates people on how workforce development programs are changing lives. Not only do these programs enable individuals to achieve their wildest dreams, such as buying a house or a car, but it also affords them the opportunity to achieve real-life necessities like providing food for their family.
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  • April 6, 2017

    Hennepin County puts IT-Ready grads to work migrating workstations

    HennepinCounty The county, home to Minneapolis, hired four IT-Ready graduates to help officials manage converting 10,000 workstations.
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  • February 13, 2017

    Tech support with confidence: IT-Ready grad credits program for upwardly mobile career

    AndreaRing Since graduating from IT-Ready in 2012, Andrea Ring has steadily advanced within her information technology career. She credits confidence and a willingness to learn for her success.
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  • January 5, 2017

    New tech career paves way for IT-Ready grad’s personal, professional growth

    Mai Vue The same attributes that help Mai Yia Vue succeed as a companion to the elderly — such as courtesy and respect— serve her well in her new Help Desk role at U.S. Bank.
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