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What Digital Skills Are Important For Finding A Career In IT?

Having a wide spectrum of digital skills is very advantageous when entering the Tech sector. It means you can have a wide understanding of various processes and work more effectively between departments and on projects with your company. Acquiring different digital skills can help you tremendously in the workplace and help to discover what you would love to specialise in.
 

The Training Room | 03/02/2022 15:00:00

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Contemporary Women-In-Tech Role Models Everyone Should Know About

With only a mere 19% of the UK tech workforce comprising women, there’s still a long way to go in order to make the IT and Digital sector an inclusive space for all. Worldwide, it’s a little under 40%. With not enough young women taking up STEM subjects in school and a reputation for male dominance in the sector, there’s a huge shortage of smart and capable women looking to enter a career in Tech. 
 

The Training Room | 25/01/2022 16:00:00

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Are Software Developers Going To Be In High Demand Throughout 2022?

If you’re in the midst of researching what position in Tech would suit your skill set the best and provide you with amazing career prospects, you should know that Software Development has a lot to offer! So, with the digital skills gap still being a hot topic in the job market and the great resignation increasing the number of available positions up for grabs, is Software Development still a sought-after field that candidates are gravitating towards when choosing their Tech job of choice?

The Training Room | 13/01/2022 16:00:00

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The Benefits Of Working Remotely As A Web Developer

With both work from home and permanently remote work becoming increasingly common it’s predicted that by 2028, 78% of all teams will include fully-remote workers. And for those of you either looking to train as a Web Developer or wanting to explore alternative options to working from an office - there are plenty of opportunities to work remotely with the talent pool for developers being so limited and the remote job market booming!

The Training Room | 28/12/2021 09:00:00

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Student Testimonial: Lewis - IT

We love to hear back from our students and see them excelling within their desired careers! We recently caught up with our former Software Developement student Lewis who has recently landed himself a job as a GIS Technician quickly after finishing off his course with us. Find out more about our Lewis' journey, motivations and success story below:  

The Training Room | 21/12/2021 09:00:00

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How To Get a Job As a Software Developer With No Experience?

Keen to get on the fast-track for beginning a career as a Software Developer? Whether you’re a career switcher, looking to turn your hobby into a full-time job or have gained a new-found love for Software Development - there are ways to stand out that don’t require a detailed CV in all things Tech and IT.

The Training Room | 06/12/2021 12:00:00

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Early Women Pioneers Who Helped Shape Tech and IT Today

Today, 80% of the tech workforce is made up of men. But did you know that the work of women played a pivotal role in laying down the foundations of today's modern technology? From working as human computers (advanced mathematicians prior to the invention of actual computers as we know them today), helping to form programming languages, programming the first digital computers, and championing advanced technology used in aeronautics and space research.

The Training Room | 23/11/2021 13:00:00

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Which Career Path In IT and Tech Would Suit Me The Most?

If you want to translate your love for IT and Tech into a future career, it can take some time to mind map your ideas and think about which specific field to enter. You might be more creative than a problem-solver, or perhaps you're not the best when it comes to communications, but you know how to write clear, precise code and implement it well.

The Training Room | 15/11/2021 14:00:00

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Top Reasons To Pursue a Career As a Data Analyst

If you fancy taking your technical knowledge, capabilities with IT and want to convert your interests into a profitable, new career - studying to become a Data Analyst is a particularly lucrative choice. Hiring qualified Data Analysts is a top priority across all sectors, not just in Tech specifically!

The Training Room | 04/11/2021 09:00:00

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What Does a Career in Cyber Security Have to Offer?

Looking to find a career with plenty of opportunities for financial growth, learning new sought-after skills and find yourself in a booming industry that’s expected to keep on expanding? Getting into Cyber Security allows you to apply your interest in IT into a promising career when securing the right training. So if you’re considering opting out of your current job and starting a completely new position more appealing to your own interests - why not contemplate switching to Cyber Security.

The Training Room | 20/10/2021 09:00:00

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