Taupaki pupils win grant to transform digital technology programme

Taupaki pupils win grant to transform digital technology programme

Taupaki School has won funding for their “Fearless Future” project, which aims to build pupil’s digital technology and leadership skills. Taupaki School will receive $10,000 through the Potentia Future Innovators in Tech (FIT) initiative.

2017 Future Innovators in Tech programme shortlist

2017 Future Innovators in Tech programme shortlist

How the 5 schools shortlisted for the Potentia FIT programme plan to use innovative tools and after school clubs to increase kiwi kids' interest in tech, their willingness to participate and their creativity.

Five Auckland schools make the shortlist for FIT programme

Five Auckland schools make the shortlist for FIT programme

“There is a need for kids to learn how to wield technology and to grow up to work in the tech sector. There is a shortage of skilled tech workers and engaging the future generation makes sense,” says Nathan Bryant-Taukiri, Managing Director of Potentia. “The potential to build a rewarding career is limitless.”

How to job hunt when you can’t yet leave your current contract assignment

How to job hunt when you can’t yet leave your current contract assignment

Your job search may be taking a back-seat until you can start applying, but here are three ways to be proactive now which will help you to land a new role much faster when the time is right.

Job openings in cybersecurity expected to skyrocket in 2017

Job openings in cybersecurity expected to skyrocket in 2017

If you are thinking about switching career paths in 2017, then you might want to have a look at the burgeoning cybersecurity market, where demand for skilled professionals far exceeds supply. Here we outline the strong growth in job opportunities and the most sought-after skills.

Tech salaries are up 6%

Tech salaries are up 6%

Salaries for jobs in the tech sector rose 6% last year, driven by strong demand for people with digital skills and considerable job growth.