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Want to Become a Full Stack Developer? Enroll in our Bootcamp

 Want to Become a Full Stack Developer? Enroll in our Bootcamp

What is a full stack developer, and why are we hearing so much about it these days? When you boil it all down, a full stack developer is someone who can navigate both the front-end­ — any part of an application that the end-user will see — and back-end — the parts of the application that contain the logic processing, error handling, database calls and server interface of web development.Read more

How to Increase the Number of Female Leaders in Australia

How to Increase the Number of Female Leaders in Australia

Australian women are highly educated, but are being held back in the workplace and in public life. We are failing to translate women’s education into workplace participation. This is a real waste of human potential and a drag on our national productivity.”   Louise McSorley, Acting Director Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA)

Before we even begin talking about this, I want to highlight some key numbers.Read more

#Perspectives19: A Whole New Perspective

#Perspectives19: A Whole New Perspective

“As the types of skills needed in the labour market change rapidly, individual workers will have to engage in life-long learning if they are to remain not just employable but are to achieve fulfilling and rewarding careers that allow them to maximize their employment opportunities.Read more

Going to Learning Technologies? Drop by the Skillsoft and SumTotal Stand

One of my favourite conferences, Learning Technologies, is just around the corner. Taking place on February 13-14, Learning Tech is the must-attend conference for all HR and learning professionals.

With 150 free L&D seminars, 200 exhibitors and more than 8,500 attendees it is Europe’s leading showcase of organisational learning and the technology used to support learning at work.Read more

The View from Down Under: Digital Transformation in Australia and New Zealand

The View from Down Under: Digital Transformation in Australia and New Zealand

I am a Skillsoft Solution Principal for Business and Leadership serving Western North America and Asia Pacific. In September I took my third world trip of the year meeting customers everywhere from Australia to the Philippines. It is an extraordinary experience taking in such vastly different geographies and culture, but what never fails to astound just how often I hear the same concerns, the same issues repeated.Read more