Blog Archive - prior to Nov 2018

SureSkills and the Irish Computer Society tackle the ICT skills shortage

Jennifer Fitzpatrick 0 1254

The launch of the new partnership between SureSkills and the Irish Computer Society happened today, October 10th in the premises of the Irish Computer Society in Ballsbridge. SureSkills will be a national partner for the ICS for ICDL Workforce. Technology is changing the workplace at an ever faster pace. Existing jobs are evolving and new ones are appearing. One thing is certain: digital skills are vital in the workforce. Maintaining Ireland’s competitive edge on a global scale and improving the future of education across the country is essential.



Everything you wanted to know about contracting but were too afraid to ask – part one

Jennifer Fitzpatrick 0 1311
Contracting has plenty to recommend it. There’s no denying the upside: it’s the chance to work flexibly by changing projects regularly, experience new working environments, and earn more money than you would as a salaried employee. Making the move for the first time can be daunting, so in this post, we walk you through all the various pro’s and cons of working as an IT contractor.