Canadian Coalition for Tomorrow's ICT Skills
CareerMash is spreading the word about the endless possibilities of today’s tech careers to students, teachers, parents and the media. Tech careers are no longer dull, nerdy jobs limited to computers and programming. They’re about using an ever-increasing range of cool technologies to find creative and innovative approaches that touch all areas of our lives – environment, health care, business, finance, retail, government and more. Tech careers are interesting, fun, cool, creative and in demand. Discover the endless possibilities of today's tech careers with CareerMash.
Why I do what I do:
CareerMash was launched by the Canadian Coalition for Tomorrow’s ICT Skills (CCICT) – a coalition of Canada’s biggest employers in banking, retail, manufacturing, government, media, information technology, and telecommunications. Founded by Bell Canada in 2007, CCICT is a non-profit organization with a mission to bring Canada’s 21st century technology-related careers to the forefront. CCICT’s partners include universities and colleges across Canada, many leading industry associations, and the Governments of Canada, Ontario and Quebec. CCICT understands the issues Canadian industry faces in meeting the demand for tech skills within the changing and diverse needs of the 21st century workforce. Through CareerMash, CCICT strives to change perceptions and inspire high school students to pursue tech careers.