Women in tech: It’s simple – it’s just not easy

Today, on International Women’s Day, Talent will be joining millions of individuals and companies around the world as they celebrate and support women. After a year in which #MeToo and #TimesUp were unleashed and a wave of action rippled around the world, it is a good moment to pause and reflect on the status of […]

4 in-demand tech skills companies will look out for in 2018

tech skills in demand

2018 is here, and it’s a time for new beginnings. For many, this will mean a change in career. Some candidates might even decide to get into tech contracting to take advantage of the increased opportunities and flexibility it comes with. With the new year, however, also comes a different set of in-demand skills in […]

3 Australian tech trends to watch out for in 2018

2018 tech trends

The boundaries around IT are falling – tech is becoming integral to all parts of a business’ operations, no matter its size or sector. It’s no surprise therefore that Australian technology spending will rise to $84.4 billion in 2018, according to Gartner. All in all it’s a really exciting time to be working in tech […]

How can Australian tech companies attract top millennial talent?

Millenial tech talent

Tech companies in Silicon Valley are known for their great workplace cultures and wealth of career development opportunities. That’s why they attract the best millennial talent from across the globe. The tide is beginning to turn, however. Australian tech companies are starting to draw young people back into the fold. A PwC survey found that […]

2017 Talent Unleashed Awards a huge success!

Congratulations to all of our Winners across the globe! Following an extremely competitive application and judging round earlier this year, last Thursday the Grand Final events for the 2017 Talent Unleashed Awards were hosted in Melbourne, Australia and London, United Kingdom. And what a success they were! The event marked the fifth year of the […]

The Talent Unleashed Awards- why do we do it?

A Q&A with Talent founder, Richard Earl It seems unusual for a recruitment company to get involved in this space – why? Our core business is tech and digital recruitment but we’re much more than that. We’re passionate about the start-up sector and how we can support it. You might have a great idea and […]

How to make your mark in the evolving fintech landscape

Fintech isn’t a buzzword anymore. Instead, it’s a multi-billion industry, one that raised $5.19 billion globally in Q2 this year (information courtesy of Reuters). Banks are investing heavily in new technologies to help them do all manner of things, from improving customer experience and information security, to regulating bitcoin through blockchain technology, and everything in between. […]

How to find a tech contractor job quickly

Finding a job quickly

Tech contracting comes with greater flexibility and control over your work, making it an attractive prospect for many tech professionals. This doesn’t mean you can give yourself a holiday whenever you want, however. If you’re out of work for a while, it may make you less attractive to potential clients, and it can be harder […]

What do you need for a job in app development?

job app development tips

App development is one of the most exciting and innovative careers a tech professional can get into. With mobile devices, programming languages and customer needs constantly changing, it’s a dynamic and fast-moving industry, and it’s also one that’s expanding. A Progressive Policy Institute report released in March this year estimates that jobs in the Australian […]