Has the digital boom affected the banking and finance industry in the gulf?

01 May 2019

The prominence of fintech along with a shift in consumer preferences have disrupted the banking and finance industry across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. This was further reinforced by the government pushing for digital transformation in the financial services industry in order to remain competitive globally whilst keeping pace with evolving customer preferences.

How will the Budget 2019-20 impact jobs within the STEM industry, specifically the cyber security space?

01 May 2019

The Budget 2019-20 papers have disclosed a number of action points relating to the cyber security market and the broader STEM industry.

Are marketing technologies in the finance industry a hit or miss?

01 May 2019

Marketing technologies (Martech) have been around for the past few years but their presence have become even more prominent in today’s digital age. The marketing industry itself has evolved and penetrated multiple industries including the financial sector. But are banks and financial institutions across the world able to make use of Martech in their marketing techniques and innovate their user-experiences (UX) and interactivity (UI) of their products?

Exciting times for commercial tech: Could there be more opportunities for you in the contracts market?

01 May 2019

For many years now, Singapore and Hong Kong have been fertile grounds for tech companies to thrive. Recognised globally as two of the ‘Asian Tigers’, tech giants and start-ups have set up their businesses in these regional hubs to take advantage of the support of advanced infrastructure and technologies. What a re the opportunities available for you within the gig economy?

Is resilience more important than intelligence or longer hours spent at work?

01 May 2019

Many people believe that the key to succeed in one’s career is intelligence, longer hours at work or willingness to take on additional responsibilities. Whilst this is true to a certain extent, the advent of technology and the disruptions of organisational change, have definitely made success more heavily reliant on an individual’s ability to recognise and cope with varying stressors at work.