Why do we still have a diversity and skills problem in the Tech sector when we talk about it so damned much?
If we are serious in wanting to #PressforProgress in tech, we must have the ‘real’ conversation about what’s really holding our industry back, argues Elizabeth Vega.
As the only British winner at the Global ICT Excellence Awards at last week’s World IT Congress, Seth Finegan from Informed Solutions reflects on the challenges and opportunities facing the tech industry.
Baroness Martha Lane Fox set the tone for this year’s Women in IT Awards with a rousing speech on why tech has to embrace the power and value of diversity at the world’s largest event dedicated to closing the gender gap in the technology industry.
The World Economic Forum has argued that in a globally competitive market “the integration of women into the talent pool becomes a must”. When people in our industry speak out about supporting diversity, equality and inclusiveness in their workplaces, this will become much harder to ignore, argues Elizabeth Vega. The #DiversityDelivers hashtag provides both companies and individuals with the ability to show their commitment to more diverse and inclusive workplaces.
Despite central Government spending over £12billion with SMEs last year, many companies still find public procurement confusing and frequently too complicated. Elizabeth Vega explains what SMEs need to do to make the most of the opportunity to do business with government in 2018.
Lunch with Australia’s Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner for the UK: an Australian perspective on Brexit, exports and future growth
After a morning spent encouraging aspirational British businesses to join the list of over 1,000 successful UK companies that do business with Australia every year, David Watson is catching his breath over lunch in Altrincham.
Central government spent over £12billion with SMEs in the last year. But how do you make the most of this opportunity? Elizabeth Vega explains how SMEs can navigate the public procurement landscape
If we’re going to tackle tech’s poor record on gender diversity, we all need to take a stand and be the change the industry needs, argues Sara Di Domenico, Senior Delivery Manager at Informed Solutions.
Despite a strong track record of delivery, SMEs are still confronted by too many prejudices and myths in accessing the public sector market, argues Elizabeth Vega
Starting his journey with the company at a time when many preferred fax over email and e-commerce was still a novelty, Seth Finegan marks our 25th anniversary by looking back on how we’ve navigated a period of momentous change.