Month: October 2016

Smart ways to get work experience and stand out from the crowd

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Work experience is essential for getting ahead in today’s job market. There’s even a growing trend in employers rating work experience over grades. “About 80 per cent of employers think work experience is essential,” according to a recent study by the City & Guilds. Why? “The key is to show enthusiasm,” agree the experts in [Read more…]

Productivity tips from influential young business leaders

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Fortune magazine have announced 2016’s top 40 most influential young people in business under the age of 40. With an impressive set of business leaders ranging from founders and co-founders of the world’s most successful start-ups to product directors and CEOs of some of the most well-known companies on the planet. There’s no denying this [Read more…]

5 women in tech who should inspire you, regardless of your gender

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Women in tech is a hot topic in the media right now. Melinda Gates has turned her focus to the topic, putting a team together which is dedicated to increasing the number of women in technology-related jobs. A computer-science graduate herself, Gates is concerned with statistics that on average just 30% of people working in [Read more…]