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Coding bootcamp vs computer science degree: Which is best for a career in tech?
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Careers & training

Coding bootcamp vs computer science degree: Which is best for a career in tech?

We run through some of the main benefits and drawbacks of each option
18 Jul 2022
Coding vs programming vs scripting: What’s the difference?
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Coding vs programming vs scripting: What’s the difference?

Your comprehensive guide to the important distinctions between coding, programming, and scripting
15 Jul 2022
Skills shortages expected to hit over 90% of Australian and New Zealand businesses
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Careers & training

Skills shortages expected to hit over 90% of Australian and New Zealand businesses

This comes as over 66% of employees said they would benefit financially from changing jobs
28 Jun 2022
Australia pledges $5 million to create tech skills passport
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Careers & training

Australia pledges $5 million to create tech skills passport

The Coalition government plans to introduce the policy if re-elected later this month
11 May 2022
The best SQL courses of 2022
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The best SQL courses of 2022

Managing and organizing data in business means you need to know SQL, but which course is best?
11 Mar 2022
7 UX skills every designer should have
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user experience (UX)

7 UX skills every designer should have

It takes a lot more than just impeccable design skills to attract visitors to a website
10 Feb 2022
Ihre Mitarbeiter – Ihre Wichtigste Ressource
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Ihre Mitarbeiter – Ihre Wichtigste Ressource

Optimieren Sie die Kompetenzen Ihrer Mitarbeiter. Denn sie sind und bleiben Ihre wertvollste Ressource!
3 Dec 2021
IT Pro Panel: Do we still need certifications?
IT Pro Panel: Do we still need certifications?
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IT Pro Panel: Do we still need certifications?

IT professionals have access to more qualifications than ever before - but are they really necessary?
30 Aug 2021
IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills
IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills
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IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills

Technical skills are all well and good, but human-centric skills are the real differentiators
26 Jul 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Massive internet outage, Colonial Pipeline recovers ransom, UK can’t fill digital jobs
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IT Pro News in Review: Massive internet outage, Colonial Pipeline recovers ransom, UK can’t fill digital jobs

Catch up on the biggest stories of the week in just 2 minutes
11 Jun 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Soft skills vs STEM skills
The IT Pro Podcast: Soft skills vs STEM skills
Careers & training

The IT Pro Podcast: Soft skills vs STEM skills

The UK’s level of ‘soft skills’ is dropping - so what can we do about it?
11 Jun 2021
Post-pandemic tech jobs
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Careers & training

Post-pandemic tech jobs

How has the pandemic changed the tech jobs landscape, and which tech jobs will be in demand throughout 2021?
1 Jun 2021
How to reverse falling GCSE IT numbers
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Careers & training

How to reverse falling GCSE IT numbers

With GCSE IT participation rapidly decreasing, business and technology leaders suggest ways the issue can be tackled
7 May 2021
Seven skills you need to become a front-end developer
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Careers & training

Seven skills you need to become a front-end developer

Here are the credentials needed to create an engaging and interactive website
25 Mar 2021
Software developers vs software engineers
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Careers & training

Software developers vs software engineers

Learn about the differences between these two types of software professionals
11 Mar 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Why the tech skills gap doesn’t exist
The IT Pro Podcast: Why the tech skills gap doesn’t exist
Careers & training

The IT Pro Podcast: Why the tech skills gap doesn’t exist

It’s a perennial problem, but the issue may not lie in a lack of talent
5 Mar 2021
What are your tech skills worth?
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Careers & training

What are your tech skills worth?

Whether your business is struggling to find the talent it needs or you’re looking to make a career change, having the right tech skills is critical
1 Mar 2021
10 best free coding boot camps
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Careers & training

10 best free coding boot camps

With these 10 programming boot camps, you can get the programming skills you need for free
5 Jan 2021
Merico debuts advanced code analytics platform for developers
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Development

Merico debuts advanced code analytics platform for developers

The Merico Build platform is free for all developers worldwide
18 Dec 2020
Half of UK businesses suffer from a basic cyber security skills gap
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Careers & training

Half of UK businesses suffer from a basic cyber security skills gap

Government report suggests skills in areas such as configuring firewalls and removing malware are sorely lacking
12 Mar 2020
Taking the road less travelled to a career in IT
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Careers & training

Taking the road less travelled to a career in IT

With 4 million jobs sitting unfilled, the industry is becoming more open to recruiting people from a non-tech background
26 Feb 2020
CompTIA challenges North West’s digital skills shortage with free IT boot camp
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Careers & training

CompTIA challenges North West’s digital skills shortage with free IT boot camp

Around 90% of IT job roles are unfilled, says VP of Skills Certification
4 Feb 2020
Fixing tech's image problem
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Fixing tech's image problem

How to get the next generation of workers on board with the next generation of technology
19 Mar 2019