Create a Successful Leadership Programme
How do you create a successful leadership programme? There’s a cartoon I’ve seen pop up many times where a CFO asks ‘What if we invest in developing our people and they leave?’ and the CEO replies ‘What if we don’t, and they stay?’’This rings true to me. Not because we have a CFO who doesn’t […]
Eye of Horus
Hackathon theme and rules This hackathon was the third iteration of Cloudreach’s .create() hackathon. We were tasked with creating a GCP chatbot that could answer technical questions posed to it by the user. The questions were then to be run against public GCP BigQuery datasets to search for answers. Our team was composed of Carlos […]
Gamification of Learning
The gamification of learning: key for learning in the workplace “Those who believe in using games in a learning environment usually start from a common set of assumptions. They observe that game players regularly exhibit persistence, risk-taking, attention to detail and problem solving skills, all behaviours that ideally would be regularly demonstrated in the workplace” […]
How flexible should companies be with accommodating employee needs?
In my initial interview with Cloudreach, I was cautioned that the role may include substantial travel to client sites for meetings and/or onsite project work. Sign. Me. Up. I had previously spent all of my professional career working between 2 and 20 miles from my house in Phoenix, Arizona, with rare trips for remote office […]
My Cloudy Journey with Cloudreach
The Start Every journey has to start somewhere and for me that somewhere was at a Citrix event in Scotland.
Cloudreach – 5 and a half years on
I felt inspired to write this today following the public announcement that Cloudreach has taken an epic next step on its journey to disrupt the world of tech and will now grow with the assistance of Blackstone.
How We Partner with Universities
This recent article by IBM about their business partnerships with universities inspired us to talk a little about our own partnerships, and the benefits they have for our customers and graduates alike.
Cloudy Game Jam
Last month, my fellow Cloudreachers and I took part in Ludum Dare, a global game jam in which you are challenged to make a video game in a single weekend – certainly no mean feat. Take a look at what we came up with.
4 Ways we Aspire to Next-Gen HR
Interview with Estelle Roux, Global Head People Operations. There is a real shift in focus happening in more forward thinking HR departments globally.