Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • December 18, 2015

    The Beginning of Something at IT-Ready

    ChicagoGraduates The word commencement is almost solely used when speaking about graduation, but for 12 IT-Ready students in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood, it means the beginning of a career in a robust industry.
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  • December 10, 2015

    Former stay-at-home mom starts successful new IT career, thanks to IT-Ready

    Kathy After spending several years at home caring for three young children, Kathy Wilkins was ready to re-enter the workforce. IT-Ready gave her the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a new career within information technology.
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  • November 16, 2015

    Getting the credentials to launch an IT career

    RussellProchaska Russell Prochaska had a solid understanding of information technology, but he lacked the formal training or the credentials that corporations seek in IT employees. IT-Ready gave him both.
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  • November 11, 2015

    Help Our Military Vets Make a Successful Transition to Civilian Life

    Nyankoi Since its founding in 1998, Creating IT Futures has helped hundreds of military veterans get the training and certification they need to jump into the IT workforce and get started on a stable civilian career. With IT-Ready, the foundation takes that help to whole new level.
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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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