Why there’s more to digital marketing than you think

by Amy Townsend

Posted on 4th October 2019 at 3:30 pm

You may not have realised, but digital marketing encompasses a wide range of skills, including copywriting, editing, email marketing, social media, search engine optimisation, video production, analytics, content management, user experience and business strategy. A long list you’ll agree. This means that there is a wide variety of career options for anyone who has a […]

Women4IT one year on – promoting young women into digital jobs

by Amy Townsend

Posted on at 10:23 am

_ One year into the project: 2 extensive studies, 7 collaboration platforms and 8 digital job profiles have been developed. “Women4IT” partners enter the second year of the project with ambition to create innovative solutions promoting the employment of young women into digital jobs. September marks the end of the first year of the “YOUNG-ICT […]

Think you have the tech skills? Think again.

by Michael Tighe

Posted on 28th August 2019 at 12:54 pm

There can be few people today who don’t encounter information technology in the workplace. Of course, offices started to transform in the 1980s but today everyone, from shop assistants to bar staff, will use a computing device at some point during the working day. Indeed, with the mobile revolution in full flow, even lorry drivers, […]

‘Digital Skills: New Professions’ pilot project final report now available

by Michael Tighe

Posted on 11th July 2019 at 3:27 pm

The European Commission has published the final report of the pilot project, “Digital Skills: New Professions, New Educational Methods, New jobs”. The main action of the project was to develop blueprints for training programmes that would help Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to furnish their employees with the necessary digital competences.  The study has identified the most sought-after skills for SME employees, and consequently […]