Employers should look beyond a candidate’s technical ability, say recruitment specialists Cathcart Associates, and take into consideration wider background experience when hiring digital talent.
Over the last few years, the UK’s digital skills crisis has been highlighted by increasing levels of media coverage. The topic is also a political one, with MPs warning the nation in 2016 about the risks posed to our country’s productivity and ability to compete by the digital talent gap.
Businesses participating in the North East Local Enterprise Partnership’s (LEP’s) Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP) are achieving impressive results, with businesses involved so far reporting a forecasted increase in turnover of over £12.7m, achieving over 20% growth per annum on average.
The ageing workforce is an increasing issue facing modern manufacturing in the UK. Consider your own businesses and think about the age of your current employees.
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The world’s largest festival of public science talks will be bringing over thirty scientists to the stage in pubs around Birmingham city centre from 15 to 17 May.
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Sam Wason, managing director of Cathcart Associates, talks us through the specialist skills required to make a name for yourself in the burgeoning technology scene.