Destination Dundee: a global impact on the life sciences and creative industries

Thanks to my colleague Susan Bird for this post on the life sciences sector - Rebecca Dundee has been establishing itself as a global centre for life sciences and the creative industries for the last few years and things are about to take a huge step forward with the £1 billion redevelopment of Dundee’s waterfront … Continue reading Destination Dundee: a global impact on the life sciences and creative industries

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Show me the money!

Here's an interesting news story about Scottish salaries that appeared on the S1 Jobs website back in December and was spotted recently by one of my colleagues.  I thought I'd post it on this blog as we've had a few blog posts on here about location and this ties in with that theme as it … Continue reading Show me the money!

Looking for work? Follow the investment

Jane Challinor, Careers Information Manager, writes about using local business news to identify potential employers - Faye The latest issue of Invest Edinburgh, the quarterly magazine produced by the Investor Supporter team at the City of Edinburgh Council, makes interesting reading for anyone living, studying or working in Edinburgh. It focuses on companies moving into Edinburgh or … Continue reading Looking for work? Follow the investment

Experis Tech Cities Job Watch

Special thanks to our colleague Matt Vickers, Careers Consultant for the School of Engineering and the School of Maths for this blog post looking at some trends in the technology sector - Rebecca Friday 30th January saw the launch of the first of what is hoped will be a regular quarterly labour market report by … Continue reading Experis Tech Cities Job Watch

What’s going on in towns and cities?

Last week the Centre for Cities published a really interesting report looking at the economic performance of the UK's 64 largest towns and cities over a ten year period from 2004-2013.  The report looks at population changes, the number of jobs and number of businesses in each of the towns and cities and the results … Continue reading What’s going on in towns and cities?