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Finding the career path for you

Although these career-orientated decisions may seem overwhelming, deciding on your future path does not have to be intimidating when you take the following simple steps.

Cybersecurity: why businesses should take it seriously

Cybersecurity is a growing industry. In the UK alone, the sector is now worth £8.3 billion — and climbing. Despite this, the UK has a serious cybersecurity skills gap. Discover more about the cybersecurity space.

How fintech is changing the future of traditional banking

Fintech is transforming the financial landscape, rapidly changing the ways that financial services are provided to businesses and consumers. Discover more about the impact of fintech on traditional banking in this piece.

Entrepreneurial business strategy: how do you spot a gap in the market?

The biggest reason new businesses fail is lack of market need. When it comes to building a viable entrepreneurial business strategy, the number one thing you need to do is identify a gap in the market.

Nurture your inner entrepreneur

When someone is a successful entrepreneur, there is a tendency to believe they were born with an innate ability to innovate. In reality, for most of us, entrepreneurship and innovation is a mentality and skillset that we must develop and nurture within ourselves.

Using real-life scenarios to accelerate your business ideas

Building a successful venture from scratch requires a solid foundation in business management as well as an in depth understanding of how start-ups thrive in the real world.

Top smart machines of 2020

From medical robots, to algorithms which combat climate change, rapidly developing technology is finding answers to long-standing questions. It is teaching us to ask new questions which had never occurred to us before.

To what extent does Artificial Intelligence embed bias?

Using algorithms and artificial intelligence (AI) to make decisions is not a guarantor of impartiality. Humans design, train and deploy AIs. That leaves plenty of scope for the introduction of human bias and frailty into the functioning of these systems.

Find your future with an online MSc

Here we discuss ways to narrow down your choice of MSc, particularly if you have a business, science, technology, economics or mathematical background. In many cases, the core skills of these disciplines cross over, unlocking a wide range of rewarding careers, from IT to banking.

Why data analytics could be the answer to business’s biggest dilemmas

In our digital world, only the corporations that are able to capture, analyse and capitalise on this wealth of ‘Big Data’ will benefit and hold on to customers in ever-more competitive business environments.