Samsung’s decision to pull “insensitive” ad is a drag
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Business strategy

Samsung’s decision to pull “insensitive” ad is a drag

Businesses should stop exploiting LGBTQ+ people for profit if they’re not ready to defend them
21 Jan 2022
Skills 'deficit' forces Student Loans Company to spend heavily on temp staff
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Careers & training

Skills 'deficit' forces Student Loans Company to spend heavily on temp staff

The organisation has spent £2.6 million on agency staff as it struggles to retain technical employees
19 Jan 2022
UK businesses urged to join four-day working week trial
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Business operations

UK businesses urged to join four-day working week trial

Participating employees will receive 100% of their usual pay for only four days at work
17 Jan 2022
Tech firms dominate best places to work list for 2022
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Careers & training

Tech firms dominate best places to work list for 2022

ServiceNow tops Glassdoor's UK rankings as staff applaud its positive culture, growth opportunities, and in-house training
12 Jan 2022
Hired by machines: Exploring recruitment's machine-driven future
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recruitment

Hired by machines: Exploring recruitment's machine-driven future

As HR begins to incorporate AI, psychometrics, and digital twins, what does this mean for job seekers and businesses alike?
8 Jan 2022
The top programming languages you need to learn for 2022
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Careers & training

The top programming languages you need to learn for 2022

With hundreds of coding languages out there, which ones will earn you the most?
6 Jan 2022
Solving cyber security's diversity problem
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Careers & training

Solving cyber security's diversity problem

Why failing to address a shortage of women in senior cyber security positions may open businesses up to greater threats
5 Jan 2022
IT Pro 20/20: Does the UK stand a chance in the global AI race?
IT Pro 20/20: Does the UK stand a chance in the global AI race?
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro 20/20: Does the UK stand a chance in the global AI race?

Lofty goals and a rich history in computer science may not be enough to stay relevant
21 Dec 2021
Kyndryl launches its Cloud Innovation Center in Quebec
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Careers & training

Kyndryl launches its Cloud Innovation Center in Quebec

Besides adding new IT roles, the center will offer enterprise-grade cloud services to Canadian organizations
17 Dec 2021
UK gov to open nine new Institutes of Technology to tackle skills shortage
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Careers & training

UK gov to open nine new Institutes of Technology to tackle skills shortage

Courses lasting between six weeks to a year are designed to help students space out their studies and learn at a pace that works for them
17 Dec 2021
Google will fire unvaccinated employees in 2022
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Business operations

Google will fire unvaccinated employees in 2022

The policy will only apply to Google’s 150,000 US employees
15 Dec 2021
Why it's time for a three-day working week in 2022
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flexible working

Why it's time for a three-day working week in 2022

Over decades, productivity has risen while wages have stagnated, and work pressures have intensified. Is now the time for change?
14 Dec 2021
HCL Technologies accused of underpaying H-1B workers by $95 million per year
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Careers & training

HCL Technologies accused of underpaying H-1B workers by $95 million per year

Report claims the Indian IT outsourcing firm has committed wage theft and called on the federal government to curb abuses of the visa programme
13 Dec 2021
NSW to pilot digital tech institute with Microsoft
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Careers & training

NSW to pilot digital tech institute with Microsoft

Australia continues to invest in initiatives that aim to counteract its skill shortage
9 Dec 2021
UK workers are least afraid of being replaced by AI
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artificial intelligence (AI)

UK workers are least afraid of being replaced by AI

Only 25% of UK professionals are concerned about their role being automated, compared to the global average of 40%
8 Dec 2021
Microsoft to overhaul hiring practises following DoJ settlement
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Careers & training

Microsoft to overhaul hiring practises following DoJ settlement

An investigation found that the tech giant asked lawful residents for more information than was legally necessary
8 Dec 2021
Modern technology might seem heartless, but convenience and cruelty shouldn’t be confused
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Technology

Modern technology might seem heartless, but convenience and cruelty shouldn’t be confused

Sacking 900 people over Zoom – just before Christmas – is brutal, but not necessarily cruel
8 Dec 2021
Australia to invest $10 million in data tool to tackle skills shortage
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Careers & training

Australia to invest $10 million in data tool to tackle skills shortage

The tool will provide a comprehensive, near real-time view of the country's workforce
7 Dec 2021
How can your small business attract top-class tech talent?
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Careers & training

How can your small business attract top-class tech talent?

With a finite pool of technical talent available, less well-resourced firms must think laterally when hiring and holding onto their expertise
7 Dec 2021
What is a business intelligence analyst?
Business analyst
Careers & training

What is a business intelligence analyst?

Find out how to become a business intelligence analyst, what the job involves, and the salary you can expect
6 Dec 2021
CTO job description: What does a CTO do?
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Business strategy

CTO job description: What does a CTO do?

More than a glorified IT manager, a CTO can have real clout in an organisation
6 Dec 2021
IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership
IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership
cyber security

IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership

Why failing to address a shortage of women in senior roles puts businesses at risk - issue 23 is available to download now
2 Dec 2021
Salesforce makes Bret Taylor co-CEO alongside Benioff
Salesforce co-CEO Marc Benioff
Careers & training

Salesforce makes Bret Taylor co-CEO alongside Benioff

Former Facebook and Google exec has quickly risen through the ranks since joining in 2016
1 Dec 2021