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Webinar June 15, 2022: BRM and SFIA

BRM and SFIA – Using Skills & Competencies to Build Better Relationships https://youtu.be/IZ1q2mEHOPY Webinar available on-demand We don’t need to tell you that the world is changing. Today, technology is everywhere, and those working in Information Technology (IT) are having more challenges in managing all things ‘tech’. There’s not a business or service that is …

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You Must Address People and Skills in Digital NOW!

The bad news! People and Skills are not high enough priority As the critical dependency for digital and technology related specialists increases, the demand creates skills shortages, with employers fighting to attract and retain top talent. Organizations must work hard to show they are an employer of choice through showcasing their commitment to professional recognition …

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SFIA Assessment Scheme launched

  The SFIA Foundation have defined an accreditation scheme Category A: SFIA Accreditation for Individuals, for their knowledge and experience in using SFIA (including SFIA Practitioners, Consultants, Trainers and Assessors) Category B: Certification for Professionals whose skills and competencies are described using SFIA, and wish to be recognised for their Knowledge, Skill and Competency Category …

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Digital skills demand skyrockets in North America

According to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) report, Assessing the State of Digital Skills in the U.S. Economy, domestic and international digital skill assessments show America is lagging behind global competitors. Globally the economy is becoming digitalized, and analysts at research firm IDC estimate 60% of global GDP will be digitalized by the …

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SFIA 8 Fully LIVE

Following the successful SFIA 8 Beta launch on 30th June 2021 for comment, along with my colleagues on the SFIA Global Design Authority Board, we processed all the feedback and made a few additional changes ready for the full release. The feedback was extremely positive – people particularly loved the new skills and the improved …

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Training Training Everywhere

Training, Training Everywhere, nor a relevant course to decide upon (With apologies to Samuel Taylor Coleridge) I’m sure you will agree, it can all be just a little overwhelming! While it’s a wonderful thing our digital industry has stepped up to address the ever-increasing digital skills shortage, everyday thousands of offers for free training come …

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