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How Outvise UAE is bridging the talent gap in this dynamic region

Outvise UAE

Reading Time: 7 minutes The UAE stands at the forefront of innovation in the tech and telecom landscape, spearheading ambitious initiatives to transform its cities into smart hubs of the future. These projects require a diverse range of expertise, including telecom professionals, data analysts, and cybersecurity specialists, among others. However, finding the right talent to drive these initiatives forward […]

4-day workweek companies: The good, the bad, and the alternatives

4 day work week companies

Reading Time: 7 minutes Productivity is the word on every company’s lips. Now more than ever, organisations need to meet rising demand and get the most out of their resources. However, in a time of tumult, one thing hasn’t changed – our most important resource is still talent. In light of the conditions, how can we get the most […]

Hire a culture add, not a culture fit

culture add

Reading Time: 6 minutes Among my trawls of social media, I have recently come across many posts promoting the benefits of hiring a ‘culture add’. That is, new hires that do not fit the mould; new recruits that come from different backgrounds, with different experiences and education to the existing staff.  However, I still see recruitment teams taking on […]

The benefits of working with freelancers to manage the talent shortage

working with freelancers

Reading Time: 7 minutes The talent shortage remains a significant problem. The issue has been growing exponentially, although identifying one single cause of the talent drought remains a challenge. It does not present itself equally in all markets and every geography, and therefore, requires nuanced analysis and strategy. However, across markets, one actor stands out as a key solution: […]

The art of quiet hiring: Building high-performance teams in silence

quiet hiring

Reading Time: 9 minutes The hiring process is essential for any company or organisation. Applicants have a significant impact on companies’ success and competitiveness. Although the hiring process is traditionally a noisy process, full of job advertisements, interviews, tests and evaluations, a new trend has emerged that is changing the way companies search for talent: quiet hiring. HR experts […]

Closing the talent gap: Choosing the right platform for your business

choosing the right platform

Reading Time: 2 minutes Get ready for an informative and exciting episode as we sit down with talent platform expert and CEO of Open Assembly, Barry Matthews. In this episode of Outvise Insights, you’ll learn about the growth of talent marketplaces and gain insights into overcoming common misconceptions and challenges when selecting the right platform for your business. With […]

Understanding the freelance workforce: Trends, implications, and strategies for success

Freelance Workforce Success Strategies

Reading Time: 2 minutes In this episode, Jon Younger, a leading authority on the freelance economy shares his valuable insights on the current state of the freelance workforce. Through our discussion, we delve into the benefits of incorporating freelancers into a blended workforce and provide practical tips for clients looking to establish successful collaborations with freelancers. In addition, we […]

Nurturing tech talent: How to find, retain and cultivate it

tech talent

Reading Time: 7 minutes For a long time, HR departments have had a hit-and-hope strategy when it comes to recruitment. Often, the mantra “if you build it, they will come” has prevailed with the expectation that people need jobs therefore they will want to work for you. However, recently we have seen that this is no longer the case. […]

The rise of the freelance economy

the rise of freelance podcast

Reading Time: 2 minutes From Uber drivers to doctors, the rise of the freelance is only getting started! Freelancers are no longer a fringe group but becoming a norm. With technology innovator and gig economy guru Paul Estes, we explore who today’s freelancers are, what’s driving the revolution, and why companies must capture this new breed of talent. A […]

Why joining a freelance community could make all the difference to your career

freelance community

Reading Time: 7 minutes If there has been any single cultural change to the freelance community over the past few years, it would be the misconception that freelancers are just biding their time until they get a “proper job”. The days of freelancers needing to prove themselves as legitimate workers are long behind us, with many opting to leave […]