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Jun 21, 2019

Which industry provides the best model for filling our nation’s tech skills gap? In his recent talk at the U.S. News & World ReportWorkforce of Tomorrow” event, award-winning author, social innovator and CEO Charles Eaton says look to pro basketball. Charles believes the NBA and WNBA have three lessons to teach...


Jun 8, 2019

What’s the most important set of skills for a successful career working with technology? Cloud computing? Cybersecurity? Artificial Intelligence? None of the above. Teamwork skills top them all says Todd Thibodeaux, CEO of the world’s premier IT trade association, CompTIA.

 

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May 24, 2019

Launching a tech career means spending 4 years in college earning a computer science degree, right? Not so. There’s more than one pathway to landing a tech job, and Dr. Adrienne Holloway, Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Aurora, Illinois, is working with IT-Ready to build one for the local...


May 19, 2019

Thousands of digital natives from Gen Z will graduate from high schools, universities, trade schools and other programs this spring, eager to join Boomers, Gen X and Millennials in today’s tech workforce. How can they thrive in this competitive field? It’s never too late to learn to collaborate, says Tim Herbert,...


Apr 30, 2019

Our correspondent Michelle Lange goes into the field with TechGirlz for a TechSavvy event, where middle school students and their parents learn that solving problems with technology is not only a viable career path for girls, but lots of fun, too.

 

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