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Impact of Brexit on UK IT Skills and Jobs

Professor Mark Skilton | Posted 09.14.2016 | Technology
Professor Mark Skilton

The Brexit announcement of a few months ago has been driven by both International and local national changes in the regulation of employment, the desire for a single market for trading and free movement and wider social and political changes.

5 Reasons Why Girls (and Boys) Should Consider a Career in IT

Monique Morrow | Posted 06.23.2014 | Technology
Monique Morrow

Having worked in the IT industry for over 20 years, and been the only female in the room on many occasions, I can say with some certainty that we haven't yet resolved the challenge of attracting an equal balance of men and women into the industry.

Equipping Young People With Workplace Skills

Corinne Woods | Posted 05.04.2014 | Education
Corinne Woods

Today, half of all jobs require some degree of technology skills and, according to Microsoft who shared this research, experts say this will rise to 77 percent in the next decade.

Entrepreneurialism: Is It a Help or a Hindrance?

Dan Russon | Posted 08.26.2013 | Business
Dan Russon

When it comes to entrepreneurialism, even within the same organisation there will be roles and functions where this trait is essential and others where it will be anathema.

Thrive in a Rapidly Changing World: The Next Generation of IT

Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn | Posted 11.27.2012 | Impact
Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn

Networking is predicted to become the second fastest growing occupation in the U.S., faster than the average for all occupations, and should continue ...

Using Partnerships to Tackle the IT Skills Gap

Todd Thibodeaux | Posted 06.26.2012 | Technology
Todd Thibodeaux

The dynamic, fast-changing nature of technology and a lack of training resources are the biggest factors contributing to the skills gap in IT. With workers in key industries like energy and advanced manufacturing approaching retirement age, the issue is starting to reach critical mass.

Study Says Most IT Departments Aren't Keeping Up With New Tech

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 03.15.2012 | Technology

In the tech world, it's no secret that turnover is quick: Devices that were new just a year ago can become old news faster than you can say "Apple." A...