Category: News

Should pay be displayed on job ads?

Andy Mayer shines a light on why jobs are so frequently advertised without stating the salary in the digital sector.

Recently an interesting discussion got started in the Sheffield Digital Slack community about the negative effects of job adverts that don’t display salary ranges. Here’s a selection of the comments: “When a job ad doesn’t have a salary range, it just makes me think that they aren’t prepared to pay the market rate and are

Making Sheffield a hub for Legal Technology

We find out about the new LegalTech North conference that’s happening here in November.

We spoke to Matt Pennington, one of the conference organisers, to find out more. Matt is part of the team at QuoteXpress, based at Sheffield Tech Parks. QuoteXpress is a quote and referral tool for legal matters, which also helps law firms comply with new pricing transparency regulations coming into force at the end of

Tech Nation launches Rising Stars and expands Founders Network

Tech Nation is actively looking for early-stage digital startups from across the UK to take part in its new Rising Stars competition – applications open until 4 November.

Raising the profile of your digital start-up These new opportunities from Tech Nation recognise the power of connection and collaboration when starting up a digital business. Through the Founders’ Network, members can have unlimited access to learning materials, monthly meetups and an online Slack community. Membership is free to join and open to incorporated businesses

Sheffield Tech Parks – building Sheffield’s digital community

STP manager Tom Wolfenden has a new co-working offer for Sheffield Digital members.

This is a guest post by Tom Wolfenden, the manager at Sheffield Technology Parks. Firstly, I should explain who ‘we’ are – I run Sheffield Technology Park (STP) based in the Cooper Buildings on Arundel Street. We’re a non-profit economic development organisation at heart, self-funded by rental revenues from our tech community with a remit