New Collar Jobs

Hacking His Way to a New Collar Education

For P-TECH graduate Gabriel Rosa, a love for experimenting led from hacking his school’s computer system to a NASA hackathon to a New Collar job with IBM.

Taking a Chance on a New Collar Career

IBMer Rey Lozano’s decision to take a chance on New Collar IT skills helped him make the jump from fast food to the fast-growing technology industry.

Writing a New Collar Story, In Code

“I consider myself a creator,” said Savannah Worth, Software Developer at IBM’s Bluemix Garage in San Francisco. “My passions have always revolved around creating content – whether it was writing, drawing, or singing.” Since childhood, Savannah has used sketchbooks to express herself – and ultimately, refine her craft. From watching Star Wars to playing video […]

Cecelia Schartiger: My New Collar Journey

Cecelia Schartiger made the jump from education to technology, and didn't stop there. Her new collar path has led to the exciting field of cybersecurity.

Finding the right beat: from Hip Hop Artist to New Collar Coder

Randy Tolentino spent 10 years as an independent hip hop and rap artist. Now, after building the right mix of skills, he writes code for IBM.

From NASA Pioneers to New Collar IBMers

From NASA pioneers to New Collar IBMers, how the advancement of technology has opened doors to new careers since the space race.

Meet Ty Tyner, a New Collar IBMer

Ty Tyner's New Collar career path started in comic book illustration and app animation. Now, he's applying in-demand design skills for IBM cloud. Here's his story.

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty’s Letter to the U.S. President-Elect

Washington, D.C. - IBM Chairman, President and CEO Ginni Rometty this week sent the following letter to the president-elect of the United States: