digital skills

Will the Autumn Budget drive equality in the economy? – Business leaders respond

In his Autumn Budget, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has pledged funds to upskilling talent to stem the skills shortage, but where’s the investment in the disabled talent pool?

Mastercard to help diverse-led small businesses on digital journey

Mastercard’s Strive initiative will offer personalised support to small businesses led by women and ethnic minorities

Ahead Partnership works to upskill youngsters for digital roles in Leeds

Ahead Partnership is working with various city organisations to upskill diverse young people for roles in the digital economy

Why accessibility should be at the front of SaaS market strategies

Ensuring your SaaS is accessible improves customer experience in more ways than one

How digital tools can drive (and hinder) DEI efforts

To make digital tools effective, make sure the interests of DEI are built into them from the outset

WISE survey to quantify routes into tech roles

The survey examines the routes into tech careers for women and those with non-tech backgrounds

UK university urges businesses to support apprenticeship campaign

York St John University has seen growing uptake and pass rates on its apprenticeship programmes

Queen’s Speech 2021: What D&I minded organisations need to know

The Government’s new bills will promote hiring and training for veterans and offer flexible loans to adults wanting to gain higher education

Could AI help HR managers bridge the tech skills gap?

Relaxing requirements for tech roles could also help plug the skills gap

New recruitment drive offers hope to tech sector minorities

FDM Group is already known for hiring and upskilling women returners, could growing demands for its consultants mean it will improve its minority recruitment policy too?