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Mar 2, 2020

This Technologist Talk mini-series features five episodes captured at an IT-Ready Technical Support Employer’s Breakfast in Minneapolis. Fostering this sort of dialog and collaboration around diversity and inclusion in the tech workforce is one reason the Creating IT Futures team in the Twin Cities won a 2019...


Jan 25, 2019

With half a million unfilled tech jobs at any given time in our economy, what prevents talented technologists in the workforce from launching tech careers? Several myths about who a technologist is, what one should look like and the type of education one should have. Lisa Fasold interviews Laura Beeth and Ann Gibson of...


Jan 12, 2019

With unemployment at historic lows, why do so many jobs in the tech workforce remain unfilled? Correspondent Lisa Fasold sits down in the Twin Cities with Sue Wallace, Creating IT Futures’ Executive Director for National Workforce Solutions, to discuss how her organization’s IT-Ready program helps fill the IT skills...


Dec 22, 2018

Technology is rapidly transforming our workplaces – from how we work to where we work. But is the culture of those workplaces transforming at the same frenzied pace? Listen to a panel of HR and technology workforce leaders assembled in Minneapolis by Creating IT Futures’ IT-Ready education, training and job...


Dec 14, 2018

Is it ever too late to launch your career as a technologist? Absolutely not. But you may need some help. Sue Wallace, Creating IT Futures’ Executive Director of National Workforce Solutions, speaks to our co-producer Doug Foresta at the IT-Ready employer event in Minnesota about how the IT-Ready program creates...