Theo on Technologist Talk
April 12, 2021

IT-Ready Helped a Tech-Savvy Continual Learner Become a Cybersecurity Pro

Theo Hysell’s decision to certify his tech-savvy through CompTIA Tech’s IT-Ready program launched a career as a cybersecurity pro, delivering personal economic stability despite the pandemic.
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Is Tech Training Worth Your Time
April 5, 2021

Is Tech Training Worth Your Time?

For one CompTIA Tech alumni couple, the “darkest hour” made dawn so much brighter. Sherlana and Harold Monestime endured eight weeks of nearly impossible living so that she could complete CompTIA Tech training. And they would do it all over again.
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Angela Curtis on Technologist Talk
March 8, 2021

How IT-Ready Helped a Technology Fan Become a Technologist Mentor

Angela Curtis’ decision to sharpen her technology skills through CompTIA Tech’s IT-Ready program delivered personal financial stability and professional growth opportunities.
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Server to Server Tech Wages
March 1, 2021

Tech Wages & Benefits Are More Lucrative than Found in Most Service Industry Work

With just eight to 16 weeks of training and an industry certification, service industry workers can qualify for entry-level IT roles that pay lucrative wages and provide excellent benefits.
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Kendra Plant
January 18, 2021

Artists, Pay Attention: Technology is for You, Too

While CompTIA Tech Grad Kendra Plant loved working in theater, she needed more financial stability and a better work-life balance. She found her career solution in IT.
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Alumni on Technologist Talk Podcast
January 4, 2021

Gaining Financial Security & Career Passion with a Tech Job

Three IT-Ready graduates tell how their tech careers have provided continuing professional growth opportunities and sustainable personal financial stability – despite the pandemic’s economic challenges.
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City of Minneapolis IT-Ready Alumni
October 26, 2020

Municipalities Building In-House IT Support

Minneapolis embarked upon an ambitious effort to upgrade city technology offerings. To succeed, they needed a top-notch help desk. For that, officials looked to CompTIA Tech Career Academy.
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Jewish Families and Children Services with CTCA
September 28, 2020

JFCS Partnering with CompTIA Tech to Serve Twin Cities Families in Need

Partnerships between CompTIA Tech Career Academy and community-based charities like JFCS help lift low-income families out of poverty and into rewarding and upwardly mobile IT careers.
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Registration is Open
September 21, 2020

Registration Open for 2021 IT Training Classes

Our class schedule for our 2021 IT-Ready Technical Support program is now posted. Applications for the first class are due by December 6 with financial grants and student loans available to qualifying students.
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Twin Cities Start Up Week
September 11, 2020

Workforce Equity & Record Unemployment Can Narrow the Tech Skills Gap

During a virtual panel session next Tuesday during Twin Cities Start Up, hear from employers and graduates of technical job training programs on how they're addressing systemic inequality in the tech workforce.
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