Case Study: How the US Navy is using VR as a recruitment tool
Imagine you’re on a Naval river boat, taking part in a covert mission to extract a Navy SEAL team. You’re navigating the waterways, while helicopters fly overhead. No, we’re not talking about a new edition of Call of Duty. This experience is actually what you’ll go through if you take part in the first stages […]
The launch of 100% Human at Work in Australia
Talent was delighted to be part of launching the 100% Human at Work at an exclusive event held on Tuesday, 30 May in Sydney. Together with Virgin Unite, The B Team and Perpetual, the gathering kicked off the movement in Australia by bringing together over 80 leaders from 68 of Australia’s leading and most progressive […]
6 innovative uses for virtual reality
Find out six fascinating ways virtual reality is being used and why it is an exciting technology for entrepreneurs to be aware of. Emerging technologies are constantly providing new opportunities for entrepreneurs to create innovative new startups. One of the most ingenious new developments is virtual reality, with new uses cropping up across markets and industries. Although it […]
Is 3D printing the next hot startup trend?
3D printing has gone far beyond what started as a hobby for many people. Now, there are a range of viable industrial applications for the technology. Few technologies carry on the spirit of the original IT entrepreneurs like 3D printers, with the devices enabling both hobbyists and professionals alike to dip their toes in the […]
6 obscure interview questions and how to answer them professionally
The way that you answer obscure interview questions could be the difference between receiving a job offer or not. How should you handle them? There is no doubt that a job interview is a hotbed of stress. The candidate is concerned about highlighting themselves as the best person for the role, while the business wants […]
What is the future of mobile apps?
Those who have already switched their focus to the upcoming smartwatch revolution may be surprised to find there is still some life left in the future of mobile app development. While it may seem like consumers can already do everything they could possibly need – and more – with these devices, the business market is still contributing […]
Does 3D printing hold the key to success?
Startup success is linked to innovative ideas and technology, with 3D printing helping new businesses make their mark on the manufacturing industry. In the past few years, 3D printing has transitioned from impossible technology to attainable hobby, promoting cheap access to product creation for aspiring startups. Previously, creating a physical product from scratch had been […]
Could IT workers become home handymen in the future?
The expected demand for home automation systems across Australia is expected to further diversify IT roles as technicians will be needed in the home. Traditionally, getting people in to work on your home has been a costly and often messy endeavour, with plaster, paint and other debris cluttering the experience. What if, in the future, […]
Big data challenges businesses
One of the main challenges with new and emerging technology is not only finding an effective use for it, but ensuring it delivers the desired results as well. One of the challenges of big data for businesses is to leverage the technology to create positive results. Big data analytics provide almost infinite opportunities for the […]