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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Ben Rohling on Technologist Talk
December 28, 2020

How Virtual Training Helps Students Reach Beyond the Classroom

Our Academy can’t replicate exactly in virtual environments what we offer for in-person training. But, in some ways, we can offer better.
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Move Forward with CompTIA Tech
December 21, 2020

New Videos Show Prospective Students How to Move Forward with CompTIA Tech

Have questions on how to apply or qualify for financial assistance? Check out our latest videos.
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TEKsystems talks to graduates during a career fair
December 14, 2020

Partnering to Get Grads into Jobs

TEKsystems in Portland is landing crucial jobs for CompTIA Tech grads, setting them up for sustainable tech careers. They’ve placed 50+ grads in the past 3 years, with more than 20% during the pandemic.
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Neal Laufenberg with ServiceNow
December 7, 2020

2021 Goals: Find Ways You Can Mentor the Next Generation of IT

ServiceNow shows how easy it can be to help future IT pros. Plus, mentoring from industry professionals give our students a leg up when applying for tech jobs.
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A Texas Training Tale
December 3, 2020

A Texas Training Tale: Why Young IT Support Specialists Will Remember the Alamo

Young job seekers in the San Antonio region surely will “remember the Alamo” because of help desk training courses delivered by C2 Global and its partner CompTIA Tech’s Custom Training team.
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IT Industry Still Hiring in the Pandemic
December 1, 2020

IT Industry Still Hiring in the Pandemic

While not completely immune to the pandemic recession, the tech industry is faring better than most, and jobs are available to workers with the right training and skills.
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Stephen Padilla CompTIA Tech Instructor and US Air Force Vet
November 23, 2020

Why Military Veterans Make Excellent Candidates for IT Help Desk Jobs

U.S. Air Force veteran and CompTIA Tech instructor Stephen Padilla explains why the skills and work ethic developed during their military careers make veterans excellent candidates for jobs as IT support technicians.
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CompTIA Tech Alum Christina Maxwell
November 16, 2020

Career Switch: Caretaker to IT Pro

In two years since becoming an IT-Ready alum, Christina Maxwell has nearly doubled her salary, bought her own car, and found a new sense of self-confidence – all while becoming a go-to tech pro. The program changed her life “monumentally”.
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C2 Global Talks about custom training
November 12, 2020

How CompTIA Training Helps the Public Workforce System Narrow the IT Skills Gap – Part 2

In the second half of a recent podcast conversation, executives from workforce development agency C2 Global explain how certifications connected to IT support technician courses get displaced and disadvantaged workers in Texas and Florida into jobs more quickly.
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