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Hewlett Packard axing 1100 skilled workers

Plans by IT giant, Hewlett Packard (HP) to axe 1,100 jobs at the start of 2014 were condemned by Unite, the country’s largest union, today (Wednesday 4 December). Unite said that HP was a company that was ‘a long-term addict to a culture of job cuts’ and where its European managers had little autonomy, with…

Kevin Young: Against home working? You’re holding back the tide

Hewlett-Packard’s CEO Meg Whitman says it will take five years to steady the ship at the troubled tech firm. But if the Silicon Valley giant continues to take backward steps – such as its recent decision to discourage employees from working from home – it will take considerably longer to get its ducks in a…

HP and Coventry University College pair up to deliver business-ready IT skills

HP and Coventry University College announce new partnership for innovative professional programmes. Coventry University College announced the launch of a new partnership with the HP Institute. The HP Institute is an academic partnership programme created to provide students with the business-ready IT skills that are in deficit within the industry. The College aims to extend…

HP partners with Bucks New University to launch new learning programme

University developing courses that complement HP Foundation Degree for students London, July 26, 2012 – HP and Bucks New University today announced the delivery of the HP Institute Accredited Technical Associate (ATA) programme as part of the University’s IT training offering. The programme, which will receive its first student intake in the autumn, provides a…

HP launches Institute programme to increase IT skills and enhance student employability

Bridging the UK IT skills gap with Certiport, aiming to certify over 20,000 people HP today announced the launch of the HP Institute, an academic partnership programme that will provide students with the business-ready IT skills that are in deficit within the industry. HP is the first IT vendor to bring practical experience and job-ready…