Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • November 15, 2019

    7 Myths Deflecting Teens from Tech Careers – Part 2

    It’s not a tech job unless you’re working for a tech company, and you spend the entire day stuck behind a desk, right? Wrong, says CEO, award-winning author and social innovator Charles Eaton, as he busts two more of the seven myths that can discourage teens from pursuing tech careers in a Podcast Flashback to an early episode of Technologist Talk.
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  • October 24, 2019

    How Technologists Spur Social Innovation

    In this Podcast Flashback to the inaugural episode of Technologist Talk Radio, CEO, award-winning author and social innovator, Charles Eaton, explains his organization’s philanthropic priorities and how his team measures social impact.
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  • September 30, 2019

    What’s your untold success story?

    Joshua Eyaru is a technologist from Uganda working at Creating IT Futures as part of his Atlas Corps fellowship. He recently attended the 2019 National TSA Conference and has been writing about his experience for our blog.
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  • September 26, 2019

    Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, earns International Latino Book Award for “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.”

    Latino Literacy Now’s International Latino Book Awards recently honored Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, for the Spanish-language version of his book, “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.” Eaton’s work earned second place in the annual competition’s Best Business Book category.
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  • September 23, 2019

    Are You a Technician, a Technologist or Both?

    What’s the difference between technicians and technologists? CEO, award-winning author and social innovator, Charles Eaton, explains how being a technologist means seeing the bigger picture, and knowing how it all fits together.
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  • September 10, 2019

    How the Technology Student Association – the other TSA -- is preparing the next generation of technologists

    Joshua Eyaru is a technologist from Uganda working at Creating IT Futures as part of his Atlas Corps fellowship. He recently attended the 2019 National TSA Conference and wrote about his experience in a blog post.
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