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#ICYMI 10/01: UAE Tech & Digital News at a Glance

Two weeks in, we’re well on our way into the start of the new year. (We certainly hope everyone has started using their newly registered gym memberships).  Though omicron has rocked the boat, the UAE economy is expected to grow…
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#ICYMI 16/12: UAE Tech & Digital News at a Glance

The UAE and the Middle East is truly in the midst of a start-up boom. And digital transformation initiatives are leading the way.  Read about all this and more in the latest edition of our weekly digest of tech & digital news from the…
Employer Branding

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Employer Branding

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In our era, apples are usually associated with phones, and Windows with computers. That's how strong those companies' brands are. But companies have a second brand too, their employer brand.   If someone asks an employee what it’s like to…
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#ICYMI 09/12: UAE Tech & Digital News at a Glance

Fresh from the celebrations of the 50th National Day in the UAE, citizens and expats have another reason to celebrate. In the biggest news of this week, the public sectors in the UAE will shift to a 4-and-a-half-day weekend, aligning its…
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#ICYMI 11/25: UAE Tech & Digital News at a Glance

This week, the UAE launched programmes and funds that expand the country’s mission of becoming self-sufficient. Read more about billion-dirham funds for tech companies, and national AgTech efforts to boost food security. The outlook for the…
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How to Write a Cold Email That Gets Read by a Recruiter

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How to write a cold email that gets read by a recruiter As a team, we read hundreds of cold emails on a weekly basis. We also get asked by candidates frequently how to cut through the white noise of fellow job seekers, and the golden question,…
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#ICYMI 11/18: UAE Tech & Digital News at a Glance

The winds of change are coming to the UAE. With the introduction of the labour law amendments, the country has taken steps to modernise the landscape of the employee work market, further increasing its appeal to potential talent from all over…
A Guide to Creating a Positive Candidate Experience 

A Quick Guide to Creating a Positive Candidate Experience 

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A positive candidate experience makes applicants feel appreciated and respected, which improves the chances of them being enthusiastic to work in your business. By following these basic checks while hiring, you can stand out as a company that…

#ICYMI 11/11: UAE Tech & Digital News at a Glance

Space seemed to be all that everyone’s talking about last week. With investments by private space and high-speed transportation companies, the UAE is truly well on its way to taking off into the future.  Read about all this and more in this…
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Making the Business Case for Building a Remote Tech Team

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It’s Time to Think Remote or Hybrid Working.  If you’re not prepared to transition to a remote team, get ready to lose out on top tier talent. An increasing number of employees are expecting to see more flexible work options.  Read…