UK's digital skills shortage reaches "all-time high"
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Careers & training

UK's digital skills shortage reaches "all-time high"

Report suggests businesses are struggling to retain, train and find the talent needed to enable digital transformation plans
8 Nov 2021
GitHub CEO Nat Friedman to step down
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Careers & training

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman to step down

Chief product officer Thomas Dohmke, who led Microsoft's acquisition of GitHub, will take over as CEO
4 Nov 2021
ByteDance limits overtime in shift away from controversial '996' system
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Policy & legislation

ByteDance limits overtime in shift away from controversial '996' system

The TikTok owner is mandating a nine-hour workday after authorities urged companies to comply with national working hours
2 Nov 2021
What does a CISO do?
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Careers & training

What does a CISO do?

A chief information security officer deals with far more than firewalls and antivirus software
29 Oct 2021
Microsoft to work with community colleges to fill 250,000 cyber security roles
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Careers & training

Microsoft to work with community colleges to fill 250,000 cyber security roles

Free course materials will be supplied to every community college in the US
29 Oct 2021
LinkedIn rolls out freelance marketplace globally following successful US trial
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Careers & training

LinkedIn rolls out freelance marketplace globally following successful US trial

The feature allows users to find freelancers or project providers through 250 job categories
28 Oct 2021
CDO job description: What does a CDO do?
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Business strategy

CDO job description: What does a CDO do?

What is a chief digital officer and how does the role differ from the rest of the C-suite?
22 Oct 2021
The 9 best courses for R
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programming languages

The 9 best courses for R

Whether it’s data science, machine learning, and statistics you are interested in, there’s a course that will teach you R
21 Oct 2021
Vodafone to add 7,000 software engineers in digital services drive
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Careers & training

Vodafone to add 7,000 software engineers in digital services drive

The company is aiming to meet the surging demand for digital connectivity and secure ownership of new IPs
21 Oct 2021
Microsoft launches AI startup acceleration programme in India
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Careers & training

Microsoft launches AI startup acceleration programme in India

Microsoft AI Innovate will prioritise enterprise tech startups that can best serve the company's customer base
20 Oct 2021
Deel raises $425M for its hiring, compliance and payments platform
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Careers & training

Deel raises $425M for its hiring, compliance and payments platform

The solution eliminates remote hiring hurdles and supports over 120 currencies
18 Oct 2021
11 best python courses
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programming

11 best python courses

Python is the trendy coding language to use; here are some of the best courses out there
15 Oct 2021
Microsoft to shutdown LinkedIn in China
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Careers & training

Microsoft to shutdown LinkedIn in China

The company will launch a new jobs platform without a social feed or the ability to share posts and articles
15 Oct 2021
How apprenticeships are fuelling the future of UK tech
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Careers & training

How apprenticeships are fuelling the future of UK tech

On-the-job training is becoming key to resolving the talent crisis, but it isn’t just young people benefitting from apprenticeships
14 Oct 2021
IBM pledges to reskill 30 million people globally by 2030
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Careers & training

IBM pledges to reskill 30 million people globally by 2030

The company is hoping to close the global digital skills gap and prepare candidates for the jobs of tomorrow
13 Oct 2021
Digital literacy is as important as reading and writing, Vodafone claims
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digital divide

Digital literacy is as important as reading and writing, Vodafone claims

A study from the company found that half of 18-24-year olds have limited access to a laptop, tablet or PC
12 Oct 2021
Singapore launches new cyber security framework
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Careers & training

Singapore launches new cyber security framework

The country is aiming to create a foundation to attract and develop talent in its operational technology cyber security sector
11 Oct 2021
Is the Global Talent Visa really helping the UK tech skills crisis?
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recruitment

Is the Global Talent Visa really helping the UK tech skills crisis?

As skills shortages hit many UK industries, from food to logistics, has the Global Talent Visa proved beneficial amid the rush for talent to bolster o…
10 Oct 2021
Government urged to introduce digital skills tax credits for SMBs
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Careers & training

Government urged to introduce digital skills tax credits for SMBs

Driving up wages without improving productivity through digital skills is a "recipe for high inflation", techUK warns
8 Oct 2021
Going solo: What happens next after becoming your own boss?
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Business strategy

Going solo: What happens next after becoming your own boss?

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
8 Oct 2021
Microsoft to acquire goal-tracking startup Ally
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mergers and acquisitions

Microsoft to acquire goal-tracking startup Ally

The Seattle-based company's software will be integrated into Microsoft's Viva platform
8 Oct 2021
How to become a cyber security expert
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Careers & training

How to become a cyber security expert

With cyber security professionals in high demand, we explore the steps people need to take to pursue a successful career in this industry
8 Oct 2021
Citrix appoints 30-year tech vet Bob Calderoni as interim CEO
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Careers & training

Citrix appoints 30-year tech vet Bob Calderoni as interim CEO

Move takes immediate effect following the departure of David Henshall
7 Oct 2021
Nurturing your business’ citizen developers
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software development

Nurturing your business’ citizen developers

With enterprises increasingly struggling to locate skilled developers, what if the developers your business needs are already in your company?
7 Oct 2021