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7 top tips from Northern Irish Tech Professionals

7 top tips to maintain positive mental health from Northern Irish tech professionals.

Before we get into the 7 top tips to maintain positive mental health from Northern Irish tech professionals. It’s important to take note on why we’ve put together this blog post. 🙂  Register now for Free Loading… I better kick things off with my own top tip for maintaining positive mental health.My top tip this year is to ‘think…

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Fintech should see the Covid Crisis as a Dangerous time with Opportunity.

In 2011 I wrote a blog for Sapphire Capital Partners (https://info.sapphirecapitalpartners.co.uk/blog/bid/200229/crowdfunding-sees-the-banking-crisis-as-an-opportunity-with-danger) discussing the continuing fallout of the 2008 banking crisis and the opportunities for the then revolutionary idea of Equity Crowd funding and P2P lending. The title of the Blog was “Crowdfunding sees the banking crisis as an Opportunity with Danger”.  In hindsight, it should…

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What’s Your View on EIS / SEIS investment schemes?

Calling individual angel investors, IFA’s, tax advisers and fund managers. The EISA (Enterprise Investment Scheme Association) are running a survey to help understand your views on EIS  / SEIS investment schemes. As a membership organisation they have been lobbying hard for both startup and investment support in the form of government tax incentives. Director General…

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Recruitment! We have a problem.

This tweet highlight a problem with recruitment. What's the difference between ❌ "Python skills are essential" and ✅ "experience with Python is a benefit, but there is also room to improve your programming skills" in a student job add? 60% increase in qualified applicants and ~30% vs. ~5% female applicants. -> — Dr. Victoria Grinberg…

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