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Carnival hit with $5 million fine over cyber security violations
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cyber security

Carnival hit with $5 million fine over cyber security violations

The cruise line operator was criticised for failing to implement multi-factor authentication and failing to conduct cyber security training for its st…
27 Jun 2022
Google to offer US businesses $100,000 worth of digital skills courses
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Google to offer US businesses $100,000 worth of digital skills courses

Tech giant has a range of digital courses that take three to six months to complete
3 May 2022
Two in three IT employers struggle to recruit staff with adequate digital skills
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Two in three IT employers struggle to recruit staff with adequate digital skills

Three quarters (77%) of surveyed senior UK IT decision-makers claimed that they are currently facing a digital skills gap in their organisation
25 Apr 2022
Virgin Media O2 to fund employee gender transition
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Careers & training

Virgin Media O2 to fund employee gender transition

The telecom has announced its first diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) strategy since the Virgin Media and O2 officially merged in 2021
13 Apr 2022
Businesses shouldn’t invest in anti-bias training, says LSE professor
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Careers & training

Businesses shouldn’t invest in anti-bias training, says LSE professor

Businesses are said to have put too much focus on training that fails to lead to meaningful change
1 Apr 2022
Best paying tech jobs of 2022
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Careers & training

Best paying tech jobs of 2022

Find out what tech roles are the most lucrative this year
10 Mar 2022
Red Hat offers free hybrid cloud training to partners
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Red Hat offers free hybrid cloud training to partners

The company will be building its free curriculum throughout the year and believes the skills can be used to add significant value to partner offerings
4 Mar 2022
The ultimate guide to IT internships
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Careers & training

The ultimate guide to IT internships

Where to find them, how to ace the interview and what comes after
25 Jan 2022
UK gov to open nine new Institutes of Technology to tackle skills shortage
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Careers & training

UK gov to open nine new Institutes of Technology to tackle skills shortage

Courses lasting between six weeks to a year are designed to help students space out their studies and learn at a pace that works for them
17 Dec 2021
How can your small business attract top-class tech talent?
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Careers & training

How can your small business attract top-class tech talent?

With a finite pool of technical talent available, less well-resourced firms must think laterally when hiring and holding onto their expertise
7 Dec 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
UKRI will educate tech sector to defend against cyber threats
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UKRI will educate tech sector to defend against cyber threats

Businesses will be able to benefit from a series of events, workshops, and hands-on experience organised by Digital Catapult
11 Oct 2021
Nurturing your business’ citizen developers
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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
Why IT recruiters should look for experts from the military sector
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Careers & training

Why IT recruiters should look for experts from the military sector

While they may not have traditional certifications, veterans can bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience
1 Oct 2021
Why IT recruiters should look for experts from the military sector
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Careers & training

Why IT recruiters should look for experts from the military sector

While they may not have traditional certifications, veterans can bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience
1 Oct 2021
Amazon to pay college tuition fees for 750,000 front-line employees
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Careers & training

Amazon to pay college tuition fees for 750,000 front-line employees

The company is investing $1.2 billion by 2025 in education and skills training for its workers
10 Sep 2021
TechUK subsidiary extends digital training initiative to tackle skills shortage
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Careers & training

TechUK subsidiary extends digital training initiative to tackle skills shortage

TechSkills' Gold certificates acknowledge intensive digital training programmes that offer "high-quality" pathways into the industry
6 Sep 2021
LinkedIn launches pilot skills programme in Singapore
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Careers & training

LinkedIn launches pilot skills programme in Singapore

The company wants employers to hire based on an applicant’s skills rather than their past experience or qualifications
16 Aug 2021
How to increase cyber resilience within your organisation
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How to increase cyber resilience within your organisation

Cyber resilience for dummies
15 Jul 2021
Don’t just educate: Create cyber-safe behaviour
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Don’t just educate: Create cyber-safe behaviour

Designing effective security awareness and training programmes
15 Jul 2021
Cabinet Office increases cyber security training budget by almost 500%
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Cabinet Office increases cyber security training budget by almost 500%

The increase in spending comes as CCTV leaks raise fresh questions about security standards across Whitehall
29 Jun 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Soft skills vs STEM skills
The IT Pro Podcast: Soft skills vs STEM skills
Careers & training

The IT Pro Podcast: Soft skills vs STEM skills

The UK’s level of ‘soft skills’ is dropping - so what can we do about it?
11 Jun 2021
UK gov's digital skills failure costing £6bn in lost GDP per year
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Careers & training

UK gov's digital skills failure costing £6bn in lost GDP per year

Tech execs demand public subsidies to encourage investment, while the skills minister expresses ‘surprise’ at the widening crisis
8 Jun 2021