Web Design in 2017

This post looks at some web design trends with a view to what we think you can expect to see in 2017.


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Digital Skills - Mind the Gap

This post looks at digital skills and what we are seeing in our markets. It is mostly UK/USA and Australasia centric reflecting the research materials which we have ready access to. However at a more anecdotal level we think the broad thrust holds true for most of the "developed markets" that we deal in. Do let us know however if you have more to add or think we have got this wrong. Read More...

Yet another one bites the dust...

Kenexa has sold out to IBM. There are now few large independent HR and Recruitment software companies left. What does this mean for choice and availability...? Read More...

Facebook - is it a case of the tide turning or Emperor's new clothes?

Facebook was supposed to be big the IPO of the year. As of writing its shares are down 20%. My impression pre-float was it was being presented as a sure thing. What went wrong? Has the tide turned? Is it a case of the proverbial Emperor’s new clothes and was it hype all along... Read More...

Regulatory pressure increases demand for IT satff

Pay for IT staff working in hedge funds and asset managers has surged 13% in the last six months Read More...

Competition for NZ staff is heating up

Competition for staff is heating up as employers position themselves to take advantage of the economic recovery, surveys show. Read More...