Alec Dudson – An Intern Kickstarting A Career

Richard
Career Development

Mid July means intern season, with graduates out to gain that invaluable work experience to give them a taste of life in the real world (asides from making tea and collecting the lunch order). With some interns bagging an experience of a lifetime (amazing internships at Google or Facebook), many just receive a polite thank you and a LinkedIn recommendation. Read More

Albert Einstein’s Time Sheets From 1943/44

Richard
Insight & Opinion

When Albert Einstein wasn’t working on his theory of relativity he took regular work like everyone else, check out these time sheets from 1943/1944 when, during World War II, Albert Einstein worked as a part-time government employee developing underwater weapons for the U.S. Navy. Read More

Check In At Foursquare’s Trendy New SoHo HQ

Richard
Workplace

It appears, that like its users, Foursquare is going places. Expanding from 20 people to over 100 in the last couple of years they have now just taken over 56,000 sq ft of SoHo office space in New York City to cope with their phenomenal growth… Read More

Google’s Tokyo Office

Richard
Workplace

Influenced by Japanese festivals, Google’s Tokyo office comes complete with bathhouses, authentic yatai (mobile food stalls), a hairy cafe, fish ponds and timber houses. Read More

Future Work Skills 2020

Richard
Insight & Opinion

So what skills do you think the average job seeker will need in 2020? Well, a Californian based quango, the Institute for the Future (IFTF), recently released a report entitled Future Work Skills 2020. Take a look at their predictions… Read More

Five Minutes With: Expedia’s Senior EMEA Recruiter

Richard
Insight & Opinion

With past experience working for Microsoft, Cisco and VMWare Margaret Buj knows a thing or two when it comes to recruiting high-demand candidates in the tech / e-commerce space.  Taking five minutes out of her busy day we caught up with Margaret to discuss interviewing advice for employers and life in her current role as the Senior EMEA Recruiter at Expedia.Read More