TECH HIRING IS HIGHER THAN PRE-PANDEMIC LEVELS

A boom in investment in UK tech has led to a surge in hiring across the country with tech-related vacancies now making up 13% of all...

IN CONVERSATION: LOCALGLOBE'S SAUL KLEIN AND TECH NATION ON JOBS AND SKILLS

Jobs underpin our lives, and the skills we acquire through our careers often determine who we become, how much we earn, and even where...

 
 
 

WHAT THE GOVERNMENT'S DIGITAL TRADE OBJECTIVES MEAN FOR UK SCALEUPS GOING INTERNATIONAL

During London Tech Week, the new UK Trade Secretary, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, launched the UK government's 5-point plan for embracing...

Introducing: the 32 companies joining the Applied AI programme in 2021

INTRODUCING: THE 32 COMPANIES JOINING THE APPLIED AI PROGRAMME IN 2021

We are excited to announce the 32 AI companies selected for the third iteration of Tech Nation's Applied AI growth programme. Companies...

 
 
 
Introducing: the 15 companies joining Future Fifty 2021

INTRODUCING: THE 15 COMPANIES JOINING FUTURE FIFTY 2021

We are excited to announce the latest group of 15 home-grown tech companies selected for Tech Nation's prestigious Future Fifty programme...

WHAT THE TECH? TECH NATION CEO GERARD GRECH ON 5 TERMS YOU NEED TO KNOW

If you don't know your Slack from your SPAC, you're not alone. Jargon can make it tough to follow the UK's booming tech sector at times;...

 
 
 
After raising ‘astonishingly high' investment, UK tech scaleups must now consider their future impact

AFTER RAISING ‘ASTONISHINGLY HIGH' INVESTMENT, UK TECH SCALEUPS MUST NOW CONSIDER THEIR FUTURE IMPACT

UK tech investment has bounced back from Covid-19 in the first half of 2021, setting the scene for a record-breaking year. Startups...

LONDON TECH WEEK 2021: DON'T MISS THESE VIRTUAL EVENTS

From Monday 21 September to Friday 24 September, we'll be celebrating, deep-diving and exploring the tech sector at London Tech Week...

 
 
 

KEY INSIGHTS FOR MANAGING GOALS IN THE POST-PANDEMIC WORKPLACE

This article was sponsored by Ally.io As 66% of employees make their way back to the office, Ally - which provides OKR software - wanted...

Rising Stars 2021: what happened next?

RISING STARS 2021: WHAT HAPPENED NEXT?

While many business activities ground to a halt over the pandemic, the last six months have been a flurry of events for the winners...

 
 
 
What does Tech Nation's culture look like?

WHAT DOES TECH NATION'S CULTURE LOOK LIKE?

Working so closely with scaling tech companies, we hear an awful lot about the importance of company culture. By now, we've held scaling...

CATCH UP WITH OUR CEO GERARD GRECH IN TECH NATION'S FIRST AUDIO REVIEW

Proving that there is no such thing as ‘quiet' month in tech , our Director of Communications & Government Relations Emma Thompson...

 
 
 
The app training society to help disabled people get back to exercise

THE APP TRAINING SOCIETY TO HELP DISABLED PEOPLE GET BACK TO EXERCISE

Gavin Neate, the founder of eponymous company Neatebox , believes that his accessibility tech startup can play a crucial role in empowering...

100 TECH COMPANIES JOIN FORCES TO CUT CARBON EMISSIONS

More than 100 companies have joined the Tech Zero taskforce, an important milestone for the initiative which asks tech companies to...

 
 
 

HOW TO AVOID BUILDING A BIASED AI

As artificial intelligence becomes a bigger presence in all of our lives, one of the age old issues - that of ethics and biases within...

“THIS GAVE ME MORE CONFIDENCE IN WHAT I CAN DO AND A STRONGER MOTIVATION TO DO IT”

Originally from Japan, Keiko Nomura is a Machine Leaning specialist with a PhD from University of Edinburgh. She received her Global...

 
 
 

IS OPEN FINANCE THE FUTURE OF INSURANCE INNOVATION?

To be a key driver for the next wave of insurtech innovation and reach its full potential, Open Finance will require collective effort...

WHAT THE INNOVATION STRATEGY MEANS FOR TECH SCALEUPS

Today, the Government has published its Innovation Strategy. The aim is to retain and cement the UK's position as one of the world's...

 
 
 

FIRST ASSET MANAGER JOINS PIONEERING FINTECH PLEDGE AS SIGNATORIES CONTINUE TO EXPAND

We are excited to welcome Fidelity International as one of the latest signatories of the UK's Fintech Pledge , marking the Pledge's...

JULY 2021: A MONTH IN REVIEW

2021 continues to be an exceptional year for tech, and since my last update , we've been through a month of significant developments,...

 
 
 



Scots pensioner charged after 14-year-old cyclist allegedly assaulted

Scots pensioner charged after 14-year-old cyclist allegedly assaulted

A 72-year-old was arrested after the alleged incident in Arbroath, on Monday. Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing scoreboard: You be the judge of the class of 2021

Strictly Come Dancing scoreboard: You be the judge of the class of 2021

The new cast of Strictly Come Dancing stars are taking to the dancefloor with their professional partners for the first time. Who catches your eye and who needs to step up... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing 2021, week 1: the celebrities take to the floor for...

Strictly Come Dancing 2021, week 1: the celebrities take to the floor for the first time

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Police reveal man hunted over Sabina Nessa's murder is shown in CCTV holding...

Police reveal man hunted over Sabina Nessa's murder is shown in CCTV holding mystery red item

The Metropolitan Police revealed their interest in the red reflective item today as they appealed for witnesses in the Kidbrooke area who may have seen the prime suspect in... Read more ...

Man, 20, dies after falling ill at Warehouse Project as four people arrested

Man, 20, dies after falling ill at Warehouse Project as four people arrested

Police were patrolling the Warehouse Project club in Manchester when they were made aware that a man had been taken to hospital, who sadly died a short time later Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing: Why is Janette Manrara not on the show this year?

Strictly Come Dancing: Why is Janette Manrara not on the show this year?

Janette Manrara isn't taking part Strictly Come Dancing has finally returned to our screens, with the 12 celebrities and their dance partners set to perform live for the first... Read more ...

Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia carry European fight but USA build dominant 9-3 lead

Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia carry European fight but USA build dominant 9-3 lead

Europe were in danger of suffering an embarrassing Ryder Cup defeat despite a brilliant comeback win for Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia in a match which saw Brooks Koepka become... Read more ...

Netflix releases first look at Bridgerton season 2

Netflix releases first look at Bridgerton season 2

Netflix has released a first-look at the second season of Bridgerton , the hit Regency-era romantic drama. Inspired by Julia Quinn's series of Bridgerton novels , season two... Read more ...

Labour blasted for motion which would halt deportations

Labour blasted for motion which would halt deportations

LABOUR cannot be trusted with the country's security, Conservatives claimed yesterday after grassroots Labour activists pushed for an end to deportations and the axing of the... Read more ...

First look at Bridgerton series 2 as Anthony Bridgerton meets his match in...

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