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Exclusive: How NetApp's S3 Academy is fostering new talent
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NetApp's S3 Academy in Australia and New Zealand is pioneering early-career development in tech with its innovative blend of experience, exposure, and education.
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FDM Group highlights ways to tackle motherhood penalty
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FDM Group urges businesses to tackle the 'motherhood penalty'—a root cause of the gender pay gap—and issues recommendations to promote gender parity.
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Confronting fears is the first step to enterprise AI adoption
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IT leaders globally strive to overcome concerns over bias, governance and accuracy, whilst under pressure to rapidly adopt AI to stay competitive, a Juniper Networks survey reveals.
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Jobstreet by SEEK transforms with AI for improved job matching in Singapore
Wed, 6th Dec 2023
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Jobstreet by SEEK has upgraded its employment platform with SEEK's advanced AI to enhance job matching in Singapore.
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Tech giants urge Chancellor to boost UK's digital skills for green jobs
Wed, 22nd Nov 2023
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Tech industry leaders have united with the Institute of Coding to call on the Chancellor to boost UK's digital skillset for green jobs.
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Young UK finance professionals under stress, consider leaving industry
Thu, 19th Oct 2023
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Nearly 40% of young UK finance professionals have taken stress leave, with over half considering leaving the sector.
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Short courses on the rise as essential career tools
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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A study has found that Australian workers consider short skill-upgrade courses crucial for job security and wage growth.
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UK Women in Tech Awards 2023 shine on outstanding contributors
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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The Women in Tech Awards 2023 celebrated women professionals making significant contributions to the industry.
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HireVue revolutionizes hiring with Human Potential Intelligence
Mon, 9th Oct 2023
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HireVue launches new category prioritising candidate potential over CVs, amid growing discontent from Australian job seekers.
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SEEK launches JobStreet Express for semi-skilled segment
Mon, 9th Oct 2023
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SEEK, which owns Southeast Asia’s career platforms JobStreet and JobsDB, has introduced JobStreet Express, now available in Singapore.
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JUMPSEC urges young people to consider cybersecurity
Fri, 6th Oct 2023
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JUMPSEC visited a local primary school to share how its team protects some of the world's biggest brands from hackers, malware, and other cyber attacks.
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Five reasons why a career in cybersecurity is worth pursuing
Thu, 25th May 2023
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The demand for cybersecurity professionals has increased exponentially, and the trend is expected to continue as the world becomes more digital.
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Silverfort appoints five female executives to leadership team
Thu, 9th Mar 2023
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Silverfort, a Unified Identity Protection provider, hires and promotes senior executives, with over 50% being women to strengthen its global growth.
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IWD 2023: Bridging the gender gap in cybersecurity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, with the rapid rollout of technology heightening the demand for IT security services.
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IWD 2023: Breaking through the stereotypes for diversity in cyber
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Only 25% of cyber security professionals are women, leaving a big gap in perspectives for protecting the digital economy and online safety, says a new study.
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IWD 2023: Flexible working can reduce gender inequality by enabling mothers to stay in work
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The rapid normalisation of remote work has made both flexible working and working from home less stigmatised and could ultimately work in women's favour.
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IWD 2023: Why women are more attracted to problem-solving than technology
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The theme for IWD is DigitAll: Innovation and technology for gender equality, highlighting the importance of technology in achieving gender equality.
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IWD 2023: Embracing equity in employment services is vital
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Asuria leads the conversation by discussing what it truly means to embrace equity within its own sphere of influence in the employment sector.
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IWD 2023: How can we help more women achieve international careers?
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Encouraging more women into the global tech industry represents an opportunity for businesses to tap into bigger talent pools and diversified skillsets.
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IWD 2023: What ‘International Women's Day’ means to me
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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I started building my career to escape the limits set for me by my background, but today I continue to do it because it's what I love.
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IWD 2023: How we can help women transform STEM fields
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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STEM industry lacking female representation in Australia, as women contribute to just 36% of STEM enrolments, says new report.
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IWD 2023: How to overcome inequity and secure a satisfying career
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Life isn’t fair and many people find themselves in challenging circumstances that make it hard to get out of the starting blocks.
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IWD 2023: Applying for the role now helps future women in STEM
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Women apply for 20% fewer jobs than men, often feeling they need to meet 100% of the criteria. But it's time to change that mindset. #WomenInSTEM.
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IWD 2023: Cracking the code for creativity as a female software developer
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Female software developer shares her experience and highlights the creativity and variety of career paths in the male-dominated industry. #WomenInTech.