As the Office for National Statistics release new data on wages and employment, Adesse's Director Claire Ackers, was invited to join Ben Thompson on BBC Breakfast News this morning to give her views on attracting and retaining talented staff without competing with big salaries.
Mike Stephens, co-founder of Leeds-based Digital Agency Ayup, talks to Claire about an unusual, but particularly helpful section in Ayup's Employee Handbook, covering all those questions you really want to ask but probably won't on your first day; such as 'where's the best place to get lunch?', 'who's turn is it to make the tea?'
Watch as Zandra Moore, Founding Director of business intelligence software provider Panintelligence talks about the gender gap in STEM (science, technology, engineering & mathmatics) roles, and how Panintelligence are working hard to close the gap and are aiming for a 50/50 split in their tech team.
In this short extract from episode 4 of Adesse's Tech Leaders series, Dan Akers, co-founder of Leeds-based LightStart, an analysis-led Digital Design House, talks to Claire about their individual approach to staff development, which encourages employees to learn and grow outside of the office environment