Discover how apprentices help solve the shortfall in digital skills that will keep the UK a successful economy and keep businesses competitive.
Microsoft Industry Blogs - United Kingdom: Be your future
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New technologies, with its wave of AI and cloud computing, are changing the traditional jobs landscape. Because of this, there is a growing gap in digital skills that needs to be met. Apprenticeships are a great way for young people to develop the vital skills and qualifications they need to future proof their careers. For
As a Surface Specialist Intern at Microsoft my role manages the front-line commercial and technical aspects of sales opportunities. Whilst it sounds cliché, no two days are the same. It’s all about thinking on your feet and taking advantage of all the opportunities available to you. Here’s my top pieces of advice for new starters in any business based on learnings from my own journey.
It’s no secret that the UK has a skills shortage – with IT companies particularly hard-hit; 68% of IT teams report that they face a shortage of necessary skills. As we look to create the next era of digital leaders across the country, companies are focused on how to bridge the gap between the skills
Never in a million years did I dream I’d be working in a technology company. Not given my degree in the distinctly non-techy field of Political Science. When I first started at Microsoft, I was only 19, scared to enter the workforce, and unsure how I could positively impact my team. Now, after being here
A day in the life of a Customer and Partner Experience Intern at Microsoft. Hear about how interns work at Microsoft and start off their careers.
An intern talks about their experience at Microsoft, and how he takes part in outreach to help increase diversity and inclusion.
Find out how Tech Pathways ensures no one is left as the world embarks on a digital journey, and how they encourage young adults to consider a tech career.
A blog by Tom Light, focusing on apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships at Microsoft and his experience in Microsoft’s Early in Career community. I owe a lot to the Microsoft apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships programme. Driving past the Microsoft sign and into the Reading campus on a Monday morning in September 2017, I felt an overwhelming
Interested in a role in Marketing Communications? Sophie Marriott, a Marketing Communications Intern at Microsoft, shares what a day in the life of her role looks like and what it's been like adjusting from university life.
Microsoft's commitment to a diverse and inclusive culture is shown through their 'come as you are' values. Learn from an intern's experience at Microsoft.
Name: Umang Vadher University: University of Exeter Role: Technical Account Manager (TAM) intern in Financial Services and Insurance As a Technical Account Manager (TAM), I serve as the first point of contact between Microsoft and Premier customers—those that have a technology support contract with Microsoft Services. My main responsibility is to establish a connection with