Data Science and Analytics Market Snapshot
From gang leader to youth charity ambassador: Karl Lokko joins Talent RISE
Community leader and activist Karl Lokko, a former gang leader, has been appointed as global ambassador of Talent RISE, a not-for-profit foundation that offers education, training, work readiness and job placement programs to young people experiencing barriers to employment. Talent RISE was founded in 2014 to help solve the global issue of youth unemployment. The […]
6 tax time tips for contractors
1) Ask your accountant As a contractor, it’s likely you are already working with an accountant to make the most of your finances. EOFY can be confusing business, so this is a good time to speak to your expert for help and advice. After all, accounting fees are tax deductible. 2) Claim as much as you (legally) […]
Why startup employees leave their jobs
by Stuart Day, EU Director It’s a question that leaves many employers scratching their heads: why do workers at tech startups and scaleups quit? According to new research, many leave their jobs to get away from a negative work culture or bad management. The ISL Retention Report – Tech Scaleups 2019 revealed that 80% of people who […]
What does three more years of Liberal leadership mean for the tech community?
The weekend saw a shock loss for Labor as they were hit by a blue sweep through Queensland, less than desirable results in Victoria and a return to the status quo in Western Australia. So congratulations to the Coalition on a well-run campaign. In amongst all of the analysis that will inevitably drive headlines this […]
Talent puts a Human face on diversity in tech
Talent has released a new book which takes a different look at diversity in tech, by showcasing the stories behind the statistics. Human: Global perspectives on diversity in tech features firsthand accounts from 25 individuals, offering insights into what the technology community is doing to create more inclusive environments from the perspective of the individual. […]
Talent wins Best IT/Technology Recruitment Agency in the UK at the 2019 Recruiter Awards!
Talent has been named Best IT/Technology UK Recruitment Agency at the 2019 Recruiter Awards in London on Thursday 9th May. The Recruiter Awards ceremony is the UK’s largest event for the recruitment community, recognising outstanding achievements by agencies and in-house recruiters. Talent has had a truly stellar year winning awards across the world, and to […]
How software engineers are saving lives
Digital health software engineers and analysts really can become lifesavers and make a difference to the world without needing to go to medical school. Digital Health/Software as a Medical Device (SAMD), technology and portability are providing crucial advances to health and life. Today there are products that can detect and diagnose early onset/symptoms of cancer […]
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