Is Flexible Working the Future? According to the UK Government’s report on the future of work in the UK, jobs will become much more fluid over the coming decades. As employers look for ways to become more agile and adaptive, whilst competing to attract valuable tech skills, we’ll see a wave of new employment incentives to…Details
The terms IoT, smart technology and connectivity have become the big buzzwords of 2016 – and rightly so: By 2020, it’s expected that there will be 21 billion connected devices, and over half of businesses will incorporate some element of IoT.
But, with this explosion of new technology has come a wave of misunderstanding when it comes to recruitment. It simply isn’t as straightforward as referring to IoT as a required skill or sector.Details
We see first hand just how many people in the UK are eager to leave their jobs for something better. It’s something we’ve been keen to avoid in our own business and, as a result, we’ve always make it a priority to create a work environment our people love, rather than one they want to…Details
The Skills Gap in IT is the Leading Barrier to Success There have been many high profile surveys carried out over the past year amongst CIOs, which show that a large percentage of decision makers now feel that skills shortages in IT is the leading barrier to success. The talent shortage has been creeping…Details
Having run our recruitment agency in Milton Keynes for nearly 15 years, we’ve watched the city develop and grow. We’ve worked with many local companies, large and small, and we’ve helped thousands of residents change jobs and find new careers. Large employers have moved to the city to take advantage of our great transport links,…Details
What Skills Will You Need in This Age of Connectivity? You couldn’t move for articles referring to smart tech, IoT (Internet of Things) and connectivity in 2016 but, as we wrote about last year, there is no such thing as a job in IoT. As the age of connectivity ramps up, we look at each of…Details
PWC’s Global Industry 4.0 Survey last year was the largest survey of its kind, which reported on company thinking regarding the progress of Industry 4.0. Speaking to over 2000 participants from the major industrial sectors in the world, they found that over a third of respondents felt that insufficient talent was one of the…Details
Where should you be focusing your efforts to future-proof your career in tech? Despite 2016’s uncertainty, the tech industry has continued to perform well and is forecast for continued growth in 2017. But which skills do you need to ride the wave in IT? From LinkedIn and job boards to nationwide surveys and polls,…Details
Earlier this month, International Women’s Day celebrated the achievements of women throughout the world whilst drawing attention to the need for greater equality between the genders. The event shone a spotlight on many sectors, including the tech and engineering industries in which we operate, and highlighted the need for the STEM industries to recruit more…Details
Social Recruitment is at the heart of what our Global Delivery Core do for you when sourcing the best people for positions within your company. We take our search and networking activity beyond the office and the phones and apply the skills of our team across online and offline social networks. Social Recruitment isn’t a…Details
A Day in The Life of our Consultancy Division – The Future Cities Case Study Phase 3 – Selling the Dream This third in a series of blog case studies follows our Lead IoT Consultant, Stuart White, as he helps a Community Interest Company change the world over the next five years by…Details
The family of 10 Catapults were set up as private companies designed to be neutral, catalytic, and drive innovation in their marketplace.
Transport Systems Catapult (TSC) exists to facilitate improvement in the UK’s transport system and grow the UK’s capability to address…Details