Is there going to be a philosophy skills gap in tech?

We know all about the digital skills crisis. It seems like every week there is a new kind of skills shortage in tech that we are only just discovering. This week, it’s philosophy. AI is the future, or so we are told. Artificial intelligence is going to be the answer to all of humankind’s problems.

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Could switching jobs make you happier?

Research shows that the industry you work in can have a massive impact on your happiness levels so should you make the move and consider switching jobs? How happy we are at work can have a massive impact on our general health and wellbeing but too many people get stuck in a rut and stay

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Women in tech: Where next?

Getting the gender balance right in technology is so important but has the hot topic burnt out and if not what steps do businesses need to take? With International Women’s Day taking place today (March 8th), the issue of gender equality in business is sure to become everyone’s favourite topic of conversation, but where’s the

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Businesses you NEED to see at Leeds Digital Job Fair

We always have amazing tech companies exhibiting at Leeds Digital Job Fair. This year is no exception. For LDSJobFair 4.0 we have a TON of new exhibitors that we can welcome to the Herd family. With your attention being pulled in all directions on the day, we wanted to give you a quick introduction to

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What you need to know about recruitment in 2018

The way people find candidates to fill their jobs is changing but what do you need to know about recruitment in 2018? If you’re looking for a job, understanding the way the recruitment world works is a key element of securing the right role for you. Whether you’re wanting to land your first position in

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5 Things you didn’t know about job fairs

You may think you know everything about job fairs, but did you believe these five common misconceptions? Job fairs have changed over the past few years, but many misconceptions remain. You may think you know what to expect, but do you? Here are five things you didn’t know about job fairs: They’re engaging People often

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3 of the most exciting Leeds tech companies to work for

Tech is one of the fastest changing industries in the world, making it an exciting one to work in and these Leeds tech companies is a fantastic place to start looking for a job. Whether you’ve been coding since before you can remember or you’ve accidentally fallen into it, the tech industry is a fantastic

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How are the gov planning on filling the skills gap?

A growing skills gap is leaving many employers with a shortage of talent, but what will the government do to help solve this predicament for businesses? Businesses all over the UK are being plagued by a shortfall in skills among their employees. This is the result of their most experienced professionals leaving the company and

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