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Four Phrases Indicating It’s Time to Select New Software

Your nonprofit deploys several tools to collect feedback—tools like annual satisfaction surveys and audits of annual projects and internal processes. Such tools help you stay ahead of trends and create a culture of continuous improvement. But do you know what to listen for when it’s time to review ...
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Re-Introducing an In-Person Tech Forward

In 2019, we hosted our third annual Tech Forward Conference in New Orleans. Alongside networking parties, Second Line parades, and Big Easy bands, people from 200 nonprofits gathered to share ideas and inspiration around innovative tech in the sector. We learned about new systems and platforms and ...
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ITWorks Student Spotlight: Cliff Wilson

Before ITWorks, Cliff Wilson worked for a seafood company conducting customer service and inventory. He also had the opportunity to troubleshoot laptops and printers when he worked for Delaware County Community College and was building his own PCs during his free time for fun. ITWorks alumni and ...
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ITWorks Student Spotlight: Virginia Bomar

Before applying to ITWorks, Virginia Bomar was on the search for a more fulfilling career path. She had always been interested in IT and IT security, and when she searched for relevant training programs, ITWorks appeared at the top of the page. She submitted her application and was accepted into ...
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ITWorks Student Spotlight: Omar Acevedo

Omar Acevedo was already studying on his own for the CompTIA A+ certification when he stumbled upon a Reddit post about the ITWorks program. The opportunity to continue studying with the help of an instructor and classmates seemed preferable, so Omar decided to apply. Omar’s previous experience in ...
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CXWorks Alumni Spotlight: Princess Cruz

After graduating from the CXWorks program this past March, Princess Cruz jumped straight into her new career as a Customer Service Representative at CVS. Having secured the position during her last week of training, Princess’s first day on the job happened to fall on the same day as ...
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CXWorks Spotlight: India Petitt

While browsing job listings, India Petitt came across a post about the CXWorks program. She had been working as a security guard for two years and was looking for alternative career opportunities. India decided to apply to the CXWorks program, as she felt it could provide her with professional ...
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ITWorks Alumni Spotlight: Daniel Lopez-Basilio

While searching for certification programs, Daniel Lopez-Basilio stumbled across a description of ITWorks. At the time, Daniel was working in the healthcare field and was looking for a career change where he could grow in his abilities and have more financial stability. He saw the technology ...
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ITWorks Alumni Spotlight: Jade Weddleton

Jade Weddleton had already worked a series of jobs and had begun a degree in advertising when she saw a friend’s post about ITWorks on social media. As she was finishing her associate’s degree, Jade realized that she felt a strong connection to IT, having taken computer classes both in high school ...
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ITWorks Alumni Spotlight: Tiffani Quitman

Tiffani, ready for a career change, first heard about the ITWorks program from her friend, who was an ITWorks graduate. At the time, Tiffani was working at Macy’s doing administrative work. Tiffani had developed a strong skillset in customer service, and she could picture a career path that ...
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