Digital skills are increasingly being seen as the enabler for social inclusion and in the North, a whole range of the action is happening, from major campaigns to grassroots programmes. One example of this on the small end of the scale is Digital AccesS Holbeck (DASH), a community-building initiative in south Leeds. Funded by the
Are you a digital business based in Leeds and looking to grow with the best talent in the country? Herd Careers are offering a unique opportunity for Leeds businesses to showcase at Silicon Milk Roundabout job fair right in the heart of London’s tech city; Shoreditch. Held at the iconic Old Truman Brewery on the 7th & 8th
Leeds Digital Job Fair is very nearly here! The stands are in place, air hockey is powered up and the bar is fully stocked. All we need is you! With over 30 businesses exhibiting it is the biggest digital job fair Leeds has ever seen. We have nearly sold out of attendee tickets, so if
Where did the time go?! Leeds Digital Job Fair is this Wednesday with a line-up of fantastic businesses exhibiting. All the businesses will be looking to hire the best talent in Yorkshire and some will even be putting on special seminars. Leeds Beckett University will be opening with a talk from Neil Kelley on the
Are you looking forward to Leeds’ very first Digital Job Fair? We certainly are! Navigating a job fair can be tricky. Where do you start? How do you approach stands without being pushy? Do you dress for a job interview or come as you are? Although we are expecting a lot of people on the
The new Leeds Digital & Tech Jobs Fair is coming and your chance to show off your company, your culture and the amazing tech careers you have to offer. This fair will be the first of its kind in Leeds and will bring together a mixture of small, large and growing businesses across the technology
While Herd isn’t an official digital/tech trade association in Leeds, we get to be involved in lots of strategic sector conversations because of the collective knowledge from our members within Northern Digital Trade Associations. Yesterday, Herd met up with Manchester Digital, Sheffield Digital, Cognitiv (Wakefield) and Generator (North East) to all learn from each other.
I’ve been tracking the Leeds technology skills gap since March 2014 and seen the need for web developers, project managers and analysts rocket in the city. It’s great for candidates who’ve been working in the sector for years as wages are on the increase because companies are after the same people but at some point