Entries by Aileen O'Hagan

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5 minutes with… A Software Developer

My name is Chloe and I joined Scott Logic, a software development company based in Edinburgh,  through its Graduate Programme. I benefitted from a fantastic induction programme, support from a mentor, and the opportunity to work on challenging projects that stretched me and gave me hands-on experience. Looking back on the questions I had when […]

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New Year, New Job, New You

Happy New Year from all of us at the Equate Careerhub. We have an ambitious New Year’s resolution for 2019. We want to help women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) find a job or opportunity where they can grow, learn and develop in an inclusive and welcoming work environment. Fewer than 30% of women who […]

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5 minutes with… Stephen Ingledew, Chief Executive, FinTech Scotland

  Over the next 10 years Scotland wants to be one of the top 5 global FinTech centres in the world. This is being led by Stephen Ingledew, Chief Executive of FinTech Scotland along with other key partners in the financial services industry and Scottish Government. It’s ambitious, but Scotland has a history of innovation on its side. […]

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Welcome to the Equate Careerhub!

Welcome to the Equate Careerhub! The Careerhub is Scotland’s first job board designed for women working and studying STEM. Currently, it is estimated that only around 25% of the STEM sector are women and 73% of female STEM graduates eventually leave. Yet, we know diversity is important for a country’s economic and social success. Not only […]

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Why Edinburgh Napier are using the Careerhub

Kirsty Mckay from the Edinburgh Napier University recruitment team tells us why they have chosen to use the Careerhub… ‘It’s a really exciting time for us at Edinburgh Napier University, as our colleagues in Equate launch their new ‘Career Hub’ webpage. As an applied and inclusive university, we believe that providing gender equality for all of our […]