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Is it possible to recruit great data scientists?

Creative thinking and a little mathematics provide some interesting insights. Data & artificial intelligence seem to be high on every CIOs wish list. Data scientists and associated roles are literally worth their weight in gold. A quick search on Google Trends shows there has never been a greater interest than now. Finding talented people can […]

Being a Team Leader at Objectivity – what is it all about?

What does it mean to be a Team Leader at Objectivity? How is this role different from such position at other companies? Is our Team Leader the same as a Line Manager at your workplace? How does this function work in our team? The most reliable information comes from the source. This is why we […]

“Start IT Mum!” supported by our mentors

“Start IT Mum!” is an education program powered by Objectivity. The purpose of this project is to engage professionally inactive mums. We received over one hundred applications from women who want to join the program and start a new adventure with testing. Requirements are simple: practical knowledge of English (B2 level), availability in afternoon hours, […]

Best practices in nearshoring

We all outsource some of our duties to third parties, sometimes because we don’t have time to do things on our own (for example hiring a nanny or sending kids to day-care), other times because it’s simply convenient, but very often because someone might be more experienced than us (e.g. using the services of professional […]

The Legal AI Forum and the state of flux

The take off Last week I had the pleasure of attending The Legal AI Forum, allegedly the only international event to focus on the commercial implications and business strategy of AI for the legal sector. When I was stepping out of the airplane at Stansted Airport on Monday evening, I was ready to gain a […]

The power of feedback

Feedback is considered one of the most powerful factors in the communication process, practiced not only in business but also in a private life. For example, if you ask a colleague to write an email to a client and they say ‘OK’ and nod their head, that’s one form of feedback indicating they understand and […]

Future Decoded 2017 with Objectivity

The same as last year, we had a pleasure to participate in Microsoft Future Decoded – the biggest event organized by Microsoft in the UK. It has a form of a conference, where a lot of interesting speakers from Microsoft and its partners share their achievements, case studies and findings. Moreover, this is a place […]

Is IoT just a hype in the world of technology?

Let’s start with the question of what IoT actually is. It’s a trend that is a response to the ever changing world – supposed to become a remedy helping to save time, optimize life and facilitate the simplest tasks. Situations, in which your fridge will place an order at the grocery shop, the microwave will […]

Know yourself. How to be a better teammate.

Every person is unique. Some of our traits are gained from genetics, some are ingrained in us by Environment during upbringing. Our whole life makes every one of us completely different… In a place of work, people doing the same job are still only slightly similar in their knowledge and capabilities. Some of our behaviours […]

Ready? Aim. Fire!

I’m not much of a person making New Year’s resolutions. Mostly, I avoid making them because I assume I won’t be able to fulfil them. Last year was different, though. I decided, for the first time in my life, to set up a goal for my career and follow it. What happened that I changed […]