Why do we need Data Scientists?

Georgina DanielsData0 Comments

Data Scientists suddenly seem to be in high demand. The reason for this is simple; we’re producing more data than we ever have before. Every time you pay for something with a credit card, swipe a loyalty card, check into a location online or even just search the web, you’re creating useable data. An estimated 2.5 quintillion bytes of data … Read More

Talentedge does 50k in a day

Simon SamuelEvents0 Comments

Talentedge and Qurated Network have joined forces to raise money for the AHOY centre – a water sports based charity – with a 50km endurance row. Our team consists of one experienced rower and six foolhardy others, who will row from the Meridian line to the Queen Elizabeth Bridge and back on July 29th. Our target is £4000,which the AHOY centre … Read More

Dressing for an interview during London’s heatwave

Robbie AshtonInterview Advice0 Comments

London is in the grip of a heatwave, with parts of the capital hitting 34 degrees – hotter than the Bahamas! So with the sun relentlessly beating down, what should you wear for a job interview? The obvious answer is that it depends entirely on where you’re interviewing. If you’re unsure, remember that it’s better to err on the side … Read More

Cannes Lions 2017 – The Changing Face of Agencies

Simon SamuelEvents0 Comments

On Wednesday 21st June our executive search & C-Suite brand Talentarc are hosting an event at IAA are returning to Cannes for another Festival of Creativity. Following their previous events on attracting and leading creative talent, this year our Managing Director Simon Samuel and an expert panel will  explore how the agency landscape has changed, touching on who’s newly acquiring in the … Read More

How do CEOs Manage A Creative Business?

Simon SamuelCareer Advice, Management Advice0 Comments

The CEOs of creatively-led companies have a series of fairly unique challenges. Creativity cannot be bottled on a production line; it has to be coaxed from people’s imaginations. Creative employees generally work best under their own steam, but if provided with the right conditions, teamwork can still produce spectacular results.  Given the intangible nature of “results” in this area, creatives … Read More

How to succeed in your startup interview

Alex LaurentInterview Advice0 Comments

The UK has the third strongest startup culture in the world – in 2016 650,000 new startups were registered with 205,325 based in London. For anyone looking to work outside the traditional office this presents an abundance of opportunities, but first you have to impress at interview, which can be a  different experience at a startup. After working closely with … Read More

Everything you need to know about being a Data Scientist

Charlie BiddleCareer Advice, Data0 Comments

“Data Scientist” is a role that has actually existed since 2008, but has become one of 2017’s hottest buzzwords – no surprise as it’s estimated that the amount of usable global data doubles every four years. Britain alone is expected to create an average of 56,000 big data jobs a year until 2020. It’s recently been described as “the sexiest … Read More

What do AI and machine learning mean for finance?

Georgina DanielsData, Finance Industry Insight0 Comments

“AI” and “Machine learning are 2017’s buzzwords, with an abundance of clickbait articles predicting the imminent demise of thousands of jobs. However despite many ominous predictions, AI and machine learning are set to change job roles, not remove them. While new technology tends to make some jobs obsolete, traditionally new technology creates jobs instead of reducing them – one estimate … Read More

5 common CV mistakes and how to counter them

Robbie AshtonCareer Advice, CV help0 Comments

We’ve discussed in the past what a Finance Recruiter will look for in your CV. In such a fiercely competitive market it’s paramount that your CV makes an impact that truly reflects your ability a potential employer may be sifting through hundred of CVS and you need to be sure that they dedicate time to yours  to judge if you … Read More