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My 4 Technology Trends That Could Dominate 2017

Technology changes fast, 2016 saw the introduction of new ideas and more widespread adoption of some existing technologies. But what does the year ahead have in store? Here are my top technology trends that could dominate 2017. Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality...

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6 Interesting Stats on the Internet of Things

How will the Internet of Things (IoT) affect companies and their customers in the coming years? From coffee machines to security cameras, more and more of the objects we come into contact with are now networked. As connected devices become ever more common, here are...

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K2 Joins Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition

K2 this week became a member of the EU’s Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition. The Coalition brings together Member States, companies, social partners, non-profit organisations and education providers who take action to tackle the lack of digital skills in Europe. There...

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3 Ways Blockchain Could Change the World

We’re hearing more and more about how Blockchain technology is moving from its cryptocurrency roots into other areas of business but where are we likely to see the biggest impact? Here we take a look at 3 ways the decentralized ledger of digital asset ownership could...

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Vietnam Competition Winners Finally Announced!

K2 is delighted to announce the 3 elite software consultants that will be coming to Vietnam on our annual incentive trip. Andre Wahjudi, based in Singapore, Raffaello Damgaard, based in Brasil and Akil Koemuer, based in Japan, each won a place on the trip for...

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Death by Gantt Chart

It sounds so simple. A small group of highly educated IT professionals sit together and plan a project as if they have a degree in fortune telling. With the available budget at hand, wishful thinking results in defining a specific deployment date. Then this fictitious...

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3 Ways to Secure Your Next SAP Project

There are various reasons why people choose to freelance instead of working as a permanent employee. Some choose to freelance because it can offer higher pay and others prefer it because of the variety of experiences it can provide. Some of the freelance consultants...

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K2 Singapore Sees in the New Year

  K2 Singapore wrapped up another fantastic night on the 12th of January in the heart of Boat Quay. This year, K2’s New Year celebration brought our top technology consultants, or business associates as we prefer to call them, together to celebrate the new year...

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The 2017 Cybersecurity Landscape

2017 promises to be a critical year for information security. Take a look at this infographic to see some of the key threats expected to shape the market.   If you’re a cybersecurity professional looking for your next opportunity contact us. If you’re an...

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SAP Announce Next Generation HANA 2

SAP have announced HANA 2 their latest ERP solution. The next generation platform aims to build on the technology from SAP’s current in-memory computing platform and provide a new foundation to enable the digital transformation of their customers. New key features and...

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K2 Gets Social Recruitment

So K2 has been ranked as the 7th most socially engaged global recruitment firm in LinkedIn’s annual awards. This is an outstanding achievement for many reasons, but two immediately stand out to me. Firstly, K2’s rise in the rankings from 9th position in 2015 to 7th...

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From Mexico to London With K2

I recently celebrated my 3 year anniversary with K2.  When I started at the company I was a Level 2 Associate Resourcer at the Mexico office now I am a K2 Konnect Project Manager in London. During my time in Mexico I gained a wide range of skills from salary...

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From Shanghai to San Francisco With K2

Last week, I celebrated my 3 year anniversary with K2. I started my career with K2 in Shanghai. Over 2 years in K2 Shanghai was not a super long journey, but I have helped K2 Shanghai to set up the SMAC practice in China, and ready for the next chapter. I was lucky...

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K2 Sharks to Swim the Messina Strait for Charity

On Saturday the 30th of July our very own K2 Sharks: Clement Crubleau, Maurizio Scozzafava and Marco Raia will swim the Sicilian Channel (Stretto di Messina) in aid of the charity Cavernoma Alliance UK, who do encouraging research into Cavernomas. Please help support...

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Learn SAP While You Earn

As the global leader in consultative technology staffing, K2 knows there is more to providing the right talent than simply recruiting. This is particularly true in the complex and fast evolving world of technology, where companies frequently rely on the flexibility...

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20 Interview Questions for Business Analysts

The increasing demand for Business Analysts and similarly titled roles was recently underlined by US Bureau of Labor Statistics showing that American employers will need 876,000 business analysis related professionals by 2020. We continue our blog series highlighting...

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K2 Goes the Extra Mile

What started as a one man mission turned into a fantastic collaboration between many K2 employees in raising a substantial amount of money for Bloodwise, the blood cancer charity. Back in September 2015 Marc Burgess, one of the Senior Associates at K2’s London HQ and...

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