NORA Award Finalist – Best Employment Advice Website

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Back in 2018, the three of us started with Searchability as Graduate Research Associates – Leah, Heather and Rosie. With Searchability having a focus on finding new and modified ways to facilitate conversations with candidates in the market, we wanted to change the way we engage with the tech industry in a new creative environment, […]

Fall in love with your job again

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We’ve all been there, when you first start a new job everything is new, challenging and exciting, you love the new environment and look forward to going into work. Fast forward a couple of years and nothing feels new anymore, you know all the systems like the back of your hand and you can’t remember […]

How to Create a Tech Blog – 10 Tips To Get You Started

It’s never been easier for tech savvy people to get ideas for others to read. However, many still have questions on how to start a tech blog and set themselves apart. Technology is ever evolving, and so is the blog world. If you want to start a tech blog, here’s what you need to do […]

Obtaining Security Clearance

What is Security Clearance? Before you can start any role within the UK defence or public sector, more often than not, you will need to obtain security clearance. And of course, just because you’ve been security cleared before, it doesn’t mean you are exempt from further security checks in the future as national security policies […]

Get prepared with Summer Internships

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After a long hard year of deadlines and projects the thought of completing a summer internship can be more than unattractive. There are so many reasons why it’s worth giving up a little bit of summer to benefit your future self. Here is our run down of everything you need to know when it comes […]

The Lion King: Who should be in your circle?

When you think of networking, you think of a crowded room, business cards and hand shaking. Everyone talks quickly, exchanges elevator pitches and rushes to the next person to flick their card at. These events exist, and I’m sure they’re great for something, but they will not help you to land your next software role! […]

Agency or In-House – which is the environment for you?

Within the Digital and IT industry there are two main working environments that you will come across: Agency and In-House. They appeal to different individuals with different working styles but how do you know which one is for you? Agency Agency work consists of you working on a particular product on behalf of another business, […]

The Top 10 Non-Tech Skills in Software Development

So, it would be silly to say that developers do not need technical skills, but I want this blog to help you to acknowledge the important soft-skills that are crucial in landing you your next job! Whereas hard skills are are easily demonstrated by a candidate’s qualifications and specific professional experiences, soft skills are a […]