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 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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  • 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

    Creating Problem-Solvers

    Edina IT-Ready graduation IT-Ready graduated its largest class in Minnesota with 22 new IT problem-solvers ready to gain jobs in the industry.
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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 15, 2016

    How Might an Applicant Tracking System Affect Your Career in IT

    Resume Getting a job in IT can be a tough and confusing marathon. Check into our new blog series on what many job seekers overlook. Since the landscape is always changing, you must stay up-to-date on the newest trends or you might end up being your own worst enemy in your job search.
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