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Here’s how we can solve tech’s diversity crisis
posted on February 15, 2017

The UK tech scene is known for its vibrance, its innovation and above all, its exciting and unconventional talent base. Yet for an industry so progressive, diversity remains a big issue.

Tech talent

How your employees can play a role in attracting the best tech talent
posted on January 19, 2017

Phil Borge, director, head of business services at Eulogy, looks at how tech startups and scaleups can stand out in the eyes of potential recruits.

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Student recruitment app Debut lands a £1.7m Seed, brings total to £2.2m
posted on January 19, 2017

Student recruitment app Debut has raised £1.7m in Seed funding, bringing its total to £2.2m in just 18 months.

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Why recruitment is key to scaling a fast-growing business
posted on December 28, 2016

Richard Prime, co-founder and co-CEO of Sonovate, explains why hiring the right people is essential in today’s competitive tech world.

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Here’s some key advice for hiring a developer
posted on December 11, 2016

Kevin Troy, director of insights at Stack Overflow, examines some of the most common mistakes in the developer hiring process and offers some advice on how to attract the best developers to your company.

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How to attract, hire and retain tech talent
posted on September 19, 2016

Neil Owen, director at Robert Half Technology, explores how to attract and retain tech talent in today’s digital skills climate.

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Anaplan: From Yorkshire barn-based startup to global tech unicorn
posted on August 18, 2016

Yessi Bello Perez chats to Laurent Lefouet about Anaplan’s journey from a barn in Yorkshire to a global tech firm.

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Q&A: Skyscanner’s SVP of engineering talks tech talent recruitment
posted on March 2, 2016

Bryan Dove, SVP of engineering at Skyscanner, certainly has some impressive tech companies on his CV. Having previously worked at Amazon Web Services, Skype and Microsoft, Dove says tech giants are facing one common challenge: finding the right tech talent. With £128m in new funding under its belt, Skyscanner has embarked on a recruitment drive…

Robot

How robots can make better recruitment choices than you
posted on March 1, 2016

Dan Collier is the CEO of recruitment platform Elevate. In this article, he discusses how intelligent machines could potentially revolutionise the recruitment process. While most employers would agree that hiring someone who’s the right fit for their team is as much about chemistry as their CV, for smaller companies this decision is far too important…

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IT salaries in UK ‘grew 2.8% in 2015’
posted on December 22, 2015

The salaries of those in the UK IT sector increased an average of 2.8% in 2015, the Hays UK Salary & Recruiting Trends 2016 report has revealed. According to the report, which analysed salary data from Hays job listings, job offers and candidate registrations, a third of IT employers awarded their staff pay rises of…

Mark Chaffey Hackajob

Get the right hacker for the job with Hackajob – Startup of the Week
posted on November 4, 2015

Welcome to the seventh episode of the Elevator Pitch series 5! Every week we publish a 30-second pitch from our Elevator Pitch winners. These startups, chosen by a panel of expert judges for their potential to change the world, join an alumni group that includes the likes of YPlan, Hassle, import.io and Glow, and have to-date raised more than $86m. In this series we…

Tech City UK

Tech City UK unveils updates Tier 1 visa scheme
posted on October 16, 2015

Tech City UK has unveiled an update to its government-backed Tier 1 ‘exceptional talent’ visa, adding four new qualifying criteria for applicants from the tech industry looking to set up home in the UK. 1. Building UK Scaleups As scaleups become ever more crucial to the growth of the UK digital economy, as part of the…

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Big Ben Spring Budget 2017

Spring Budget 2017: The key takeaways for tech entrepreneurs
posted 16 hours ago

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Top tech stats: Job automation, driverless cars and much more
posted on March 25, 2017

Startup Weekly

Startup Weekly: Nesta’s £5m prize fund, Digital Catapult and Seedcamp’s VR cohort and much more
posted on March 24, 2017

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FinTech startup Quantexa lands $3.3m Series A led by Albion Ventures and HSBC
posted on March 24, 2017

The North of England

The top tech hubs in the North of England
posted on March 24, 2017

TWIT Emily 23.03.17

A $30.4m Series B, a £120m AI fund, a Mario Kart hack and more in The Week in Tech
posted on March 24, 2017