Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • October 25, 2019

    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 our IT-Ready Technical Support program — because they come to work already knowing the day-to-day expectations of a tech professional.
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  • September 16, 2019

    Hiring and wages in the tech sector remain strong, making now an exciting time for career advancement. Launch your successful search for an IT job with these resource kits!

    Hiring and wages within the tech industry remain strong, according to a recent CompTIA analysis — making now an exciting time to look for professional growth opportunities. Here’s a list of “Do’s and Don’ts” for job interviews from Creating IT Futures along with other resource kits for launching a successful search for a position working with technology.
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  • August 30, 2019

    ‘The employment opportunities for me are endless!'

    When Nicole R. Sain was laid off from a job that didn’t excite her, she saw it as a sign that working in the Information Technology (IT) field was where she should be. Now, having graduated from IT-Ready with CompTIA A+ certification, Sain says, “the employment opportunities are endless.”
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  • August 13, 2019

    Pick our panel for SXSW: Futureproofing America’s Tech Workforce

    Technology is changing how companies need employees. Rather than displacing humans, tech is creating never-before-seen jobs that demand new skills and constant learning. Our proposed panel for SXSW2020 will explore this topic in depth.
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  • March 25, 2019

    What's It Like to Work in IT? The Scoop from IT Pros

    Are you wondering what technology culture is like for people working in IT careers? We've interviewed a few IT pros to help you get a better understanding of what their day-to-day jobs are like and their experience of working in technology in general.
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  • February 19, 2019

    6 Reasons Why IT Might Offer the Best Careers for Work–Life Balance

    If you're looking for the best careers for work–life balance, look no further than IT. With various shifts and schedules, the possibility for remote work and jobs that get you away from your desk, IT careers can give you the balance you're looking for.
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