Host Bob Dirkes sits down with CompTIA CEO Todd Thibodeaux to
define the tricky term “Technologist” and explore how this term can
help young students find the right career for them.
About the Podcast
Half a million open positions working with technology go unfilled in the U.S. during any given quarter – a workforce crisis that threatens to worsen over time as 10s of 1000s of Baby Boomers retire. Who will plug this “Tech Skills Gap?” Technologists -- workers with the optimal mix of hard technical skills and soft business skills for this digital age. Where will we find them? The answers may surprise you. Join Charles Eaton, CEO of Creating IT Futures, CompTIA’s workforce charity, as he and his expert guests explain and explore issues, ideas and initiatives involved in nurturing our nation’s next wave of technologists.