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<b>Four reasons why Portugal is Europe’s most exciting new tech hub</b>

Four reasons why Portugal is Europe’s most exciting new tech hub

Posted on 13.11.2018 by Wilbury Stratton

As featured in theHRDIRECTOR . Few countries have bounced back from the financial crisis as robustly as Portugal. In 2012, the Iberian nation’s economy fell by 3.2 percent while its unemployment rate soared to 18 percent. But just six years later, Portugal is tracking growth of 2.3 percent and jobless figures are dramatically reduced. Perhaps the clearest demonstration of the…

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<b>The true impact of Brexit on the construction industry</b>

The true impact of Brexit on the construction industry

Posted on 16.10.2018 by Wilbury Stratton

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After the recent collapse of the building company, Carillion, which saw the loss of 43,000 jobs, there has been speculation as to whether this was an isolated incident or a glimpse into the future of the UK construction industry. It became apparent from a research project Wilbury Stratton undertook in December 2017 – a month before Carillion announced liquidation –…

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<b>Omnichannel transformation and the impact on talent acquisition</b>

Omnichannel transformation and the impact on talent acquisition

Posted on 01.08.2018 by Wilbury Stratton

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Wilbury Stratton has recently completed research on the rising importance of omnichannel within customer service and the impact that has on talent acquisition. With new capabilities available in predictive analytics that enhance the customer experience a great many consumer-facing businesses have looked to modernise their customer services IT systems. In some cases, businesses are replacing decades old systems. Despite common…

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