Recruitment and HR

#RecruitmentForGood - Talking to the tech industry (Video Series)

16 Jul 2020

Over the last few weeks our Head of Digital, Creative and Tech, Kraig Smith has been talking to industry leaders within tech, UX and digital for his #recruitment4good initiative.  The video series is designed to act as an online resource for the product and UX community as a form of career mentoring giving access to the thoughts on the industry and guidance for those either starting out or navigating their way through covid-19 from some of the leaders within this field.

Episode 1 - Alex Reekie - Head of UX/UI & Product at @WM Reply.

Here we discuss Alex's role at WM Reply, his career journey, experience through Covid-19 lockdown and his thoughts on the industry with a focus on providing advice and guidance to Product and UX Designers.

Episode 2 - Russell Sloan, Director of Digital Services at Kainos.

The second video in its series from Kraig Smith, focusing on how leaders within the tech industry have coped during the lockdown period of Covid-19 and how they have contributed to the Tech For Good movement. This video features an interview with Russell Sloan, Director of Digital Services at Kainos. Kainos is an award winning provider of Digital Services and platforms, providing digital transformation services for government and private sector.

 

Episode 3 - Camila Diaz - Head of Product Design & Research @ Moonpig

This is the third in the series of videos recorded with various leaders within the Digital Tech industry. These videos are designed to act as an online resource for the product and ux community as a form of career mentoring giving access to the thoughts on the industry and guidance for those either starting out or navigating their way through covid-19 from some of the leaders within this field.

Here we discuss Camila’s career journey to Head of Product Design & Research at Moonpig to include her experience with “imposter syndrome”, her coping strategies for interviewing and the work she has done in creating an online playbook detailing her mentoring work.

 

 

If you want to find out more about our Digital, Tech and Creative team and how they could help you resource in those areas, contact Kraig or brief us below!

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