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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 20 April 2018, 1:54 pm

On R&D tax breaks, the lack of a CTO and should we even bother, and what role for government as buyer of services?

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Women in IT sector invited to apply for leadership scholarship

Suzi Finkelstein. 27 March 2018, 7:55 am
Women in IT sector invited to apply for leadership scholarship

Women currently working in the IT sector currently have the opportunity to register their interest in a scholarship worth up to $8,000 to support participation in an accredited leadership development program. 

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What’s wrong with the gig economy?

Victoria MacLennan. 26 March 2018, 5:35 am
What’s wrong with the gig economy?

We have all read headlines on the Gig Economy and this "labour market characterised by the prevalence of short-term contracts or freelance work, as opposed to permanent jobs" but what does it mean for us in the tech sector, especially here in New Zealand?

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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 23 March 2018, 4:22 pm

The rise and fall of Facebook... R&D spending is up but innovation is down... and Wither Wikipedia?

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Breaking into conversations politely

Victoria MacLennan. 21 March 2018, 10:35 am

A fabulous group of young(er) women and men at a FLINT meetup (Future Leaders IN Technology, Hamilton) challenged me during an "Importance of Networking" interactive talk - to teach them how to br…

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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 16 March 2018, 4:43 pm

In which we discuss copyrights and copy wrongs... the applicability of laws and the modern age of vertically integrated citizens... and pssst, wanna buya dodgy tech stock?

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Not all internet access was created equally

Viv Chandra. 12 March 2018, 7:00 am

This past few weeks, hopefully, most of the citizens of Aotearoa took part in the Census. But with the increasing trend towards putting these vital services online, will part of our society be left be…

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Without Resilience - We Fail

Heather Grace. 26 February 2018, 7:48 am

We all know what resilience is. The ability to bounce back, overcome set-backs, deal with stress, self-calm, self-care, keep calm and carry on. What happens when you don't have those skills? What happ…

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Building Resilience by Making Choices

Heather Grace. 23 February 2018, 5:00 am

If we build resilience in others, we will not need so many ambulances at the bottom of the cliff. So how do we do that in a team environment?

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CTO choice delayed

Paul Brislen. 13 February 2018, 6:50 am

The government had hoped to appoint its new Chief Technology Officer before the upcoming D5 meeting of digital nations but that appears to be off the cards for now.

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Resilience Skills are Vital to Your Success

Heather Grace. 02 February 2018, 9:03 am

Have you ever felt kicked in the teeth? Rejected? Unappreciated? Let down? Criticised unfairly? Disappointed? Actually, the question should be "how often does this happen to you?" - because it does ha…

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