Setting the AI agenda in 2024: what does the C-suite think?
AI's impact on nearly 40% of jobs requires swift actions to ensure compliance in 2024, but a gap in technical knowledge poses challenges.
Who the backers back: Why diversity in Australian VC funding portfolios should be made public
Diverse companies outperform less diverse peers, McKinsey report shows, prompting calls for Australian venture capital funds to publicly disclose diversity levels within their investment portfolios.
Digital skills academy launched for UK tech entrepreneurs
Barclays has initiated the Eagle Labs Academy, a free digital platform to foster and equip UK's future tech entrepreneurs.
UK hailed as Europe's most advanced digital economy
A new report from the Computer and Communications Industry Association highlights the UK as Europe's leading digital economy, hosting major tech enterprises and attracting USD $30bn in 2022 tech-sector VC investment.
SAS outlines predictions for AI's role across sectors
SAS details twelve predictions for AI's impact across various sectors, including finance and healthcare, by 2024.
Jobstreet by SEEK transforms with AI for improved job matching in Singapore
Jobstreet by SEEK has upgraded its employment platform with SEEK's advanced AI to enhance job matching in Singapore.
TVNZ first to adopt AWS Clean Rooms for secure advertisement innovation
TVNZ becomes the first Aotearoa media firm to utilise AWS Clean Rooms, enhancing secure, innovative advertising strategies.
Salesforce fulfils pledge to offer 500,000 upskilling opportunities for women
Salesforce surpasses pledge by providing 500,000 upskilling opportunities for women in the Indo-Pacific region.
Malaysia partners with Google to boost digital economy and AI innovation
The Government of Malaysia and Google collaborate to enhance digital economy growth, create jobs, and promote AI innovation.
UK Govt announces £200m digital skills training package
The UK Government unveils a £200m digital skills package aimed at enhancing local economies and fostering the rise of 'digital nomads'.
Short courses on the rise as essential career tools
A study has found that Australian workers consider short skill-upgrade courses crucial for job security and wage growth.
Cloud technology's potential impact on New Zealand economy
AWS research shows that small to medium-sized Kiwi enterprises adopting cloud technology could generate NZ$1.5bn in productivity gains by 2030.
UK's FinTech sector thrives: Driving growth & social impact
UK FinTech's booming, fueling growth and positive social impact, according to a new report by Innovate Finance and Accenture.
Intel to spin off PSG as standalone business, Sandra Rivera appointed CEO
The giant chip manufacturer is spinning off its Programmable Solutions Group under a new CEO, with plans for an ongoing partnership.
FDM Group awarded Flexi-job apprenticeship agency status
The Group has been named on the government’s Flexi-job apprenticeship agencies register, empowering more school leavers into the tech sphere.
Labour shortages are continuing to ease in Australia
Companies are hiring fewer casuals than they were compared with June 2022, with the average business posting 9% less shifts year-on-year.
UK’s SMEs are facing cybersecurity crisis: Hamilton Barnes
Hamilton Barnes blames ageing talent for the skills shortage of 160,000 cybersecurity professionals and salary hikes pricing SMEs out of the market.
Breaking into the data centre sector: Beyond technical expertise
As the digital transformation of the global economy progresses, demand for data centres will continue to grow.
How employers' digital experience moves potential new hires
It’s critical that employers make a good first impression on potential hires. And in most cases, it means delivering a seamless and engaging digital experience.
Google reports - rise of AI set to boost UK economy by $400Bn
The rise of AI could boost the UK economy by £400bn by 2030, according to a report by Google, despite job losses.
CIOs look to increase IT headcount in 2023 – Gartner
Nearly 80% of large enterprise CIOs in 2023 plan to increase IT headcount, while only 14% expect a decrease, according to a new report by Gartner.
Asian Firms Boost Employee Rewards with Equity Plans
Employee equity plans are becoming increasingly popular in Asia, with 83% of Hong Kong-listed companies offering share plans.
Cohesity brings on new Systems Engineering Leader for APJ
Cohesity appoints Brett Chase as Systems Engineering Leader for Asia-Pacific & Japan, to solve customers' data security and management challenges.
Job growth stalls across ANZ, unqualified candidate numbers expected to rise
There has been a significant dip in new jobs across Australia and New Zealand, indicating the start of an economic slowdown.