Erin Waterman
June 8, 2020

Career Switch from Retail and Caring for Kids to Tech

Empathy skills and interests in tech lead to an IT career. Read how Erin Waterman’s interest in tech and her desire to help led to a career in IT.
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IT-Ready students practicing their customer service skills
April 27, 2020

IT is a Helping Career: Better Bring Your Customer Service Skills

Working in IT means you're helping people. Customer service skills are essential. Hear from CompTIA Tech grads and staff on how career switchers can move into IT and help their companies, clients and community.
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Alexandrea Alvarado
April 20, 2020

Career Switch from Graphic Designer to IT Professional

After a reality check in graphic design, Alex Alvarado finds freedom and more career opportunities working in technology.
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Jennifer Burks
March 30, 2020

Career Switch from Beautician to IT Professional

All Jennifer Burks wanted was an app — instead she got a whole new tech career.
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Susie Douang
March 1, 2020

Getting a Fresh Career Start

Working as an administrative assistant in Minneapolis, Susie Douang felt like she had hit a professional ceiling. But then she discovered IT-Ready Technical Support and launched a new career in IT with unlimited potential.
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Sue Wallace
February 23, 2020

Gal Tech Talks to CompTIA Tech’s Sue Wallace

Get more insight from our VP of Academic Services on not just CompTIA Tech, but how more women and girls can get into tech.
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Harold and Sherlana
January 28, 2020

When Life Is Good

IT-Ready Technical Support’s first married-couple alumni, Sherlana and Harold Monestime, reflect on how the program changed their lives, for the better.
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Ngina
December 1, 2019

Serving as an Everyday Ambassador for Women of Color Succeeding in the Tech Industry

Now with five years of tech industry experience under her belt, IT-Ready Technical Support graduate Ngina Baggett sees nothing but advancement opportunities ahead of her.
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Andrea Ring
November 17, 2019

Technology Career Field Is Ever-Expanding

Seven years after graduating from IT-Ready Technical Support, Andrea Ring has developed an expertise in online security. She calls the career opportunities for technologists willing to learn and grow “ever-expanding”.
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Nicole Sain
October 11, 2019

The Employment Opportunities for Me Are Endless

When Nicole R. Sain was laid off from a job that didn’t excite her, she saw it as a sign that working in the IT field was where she should be. Now, having graduated from IT-Ready Technical Support with CompTIA A+ certification, Nicole says, “the employment opportunities are endless.”
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