College is a common route for high school students, but it’s far from the only one. Why spend four years and tens of thousands on a degree when you can earn IT certifications — and start working — with a fraction of that time and money? This was the reasoning that roommates Michael Lim and Michael-Anthony Shipman came to. They gave LeaderQuest a try and haven’t looked back since.
The economic devastation wrought by COVID-19 has been staggering. With so many struggling, it’s easy to assume that career prospects in every field are similarly bleak. But there’s at least one sector where people are still being hired, where work is still being carried out. That field is IT.
We caught up with three LeaderQuest grads to get the specifics of each one’s journey into IT despite COVID-19, from having an initial interest in the industry to receiving that offer letter for a position within it.
Lauren had been working as a highschool English teacher for a couple of years and was enjoying her job, especially having the summers off. But we can’t always control what’s in store for ourselves or our spouses, and life had a few surprises in store for her. Check out her story in the video below, […]
We’d like to introduce you to Ambrose Boswell, a successful LeaderQuest graduate. Ambrose spent years working in the hotel industry, but found that the salary they offered just wasn’t high enough. After working closely with IT staff in another job, he decided to take the leap and see if he could find a place in […]
At LeaderQuest, our students come from all walks of life. Christopher Ogunsakin knew from a young age that he was interested in I.T., but it his journey to an I.T. career was not a direct one. Read on or watch the video below to learn about how Chris came to LeaderQuest and found career success. […]
At LeaderQuest, our students come from all kinds of different backgrounds. The story that brings each student to LeaderQuest is as unique as they are. For Brent, it was a desire to reduce the stress in his life and increase the amount of time he could spend with his family.
After Tremayne Brown’s time in the military, he turned his curiosity with computers into a career in Artificial Intelligence. How? Learn about his story and how partnering with LeaderQuest opened new doors for him and his family!
In 2018, we saw many individuals come and go through the doors here at LeaderQuest. We are proud to celebrate their success and the hard work they have put in to secure jobs in the IT Industry.