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OK, So I’m Biased!

But at least I know I’m biased. My bias is not unconscious, I’ve known about it since the early 1980s. I have a dislike of Microsoft development tools, in particular VB, C# and .Net (OK, even I have to concede that...

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Computing is Sexist

One of the greatest frustrations for those of us who have had leadership roles in the ICT profession is the under-representation of females amongst IT workers. In the UK and the USA the percentage of IT professionals who are...

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Fresh Stock For Autumn

It’s September. Summer holidays are behind us, the schools are back in operation, and those of us in business are getting back into gear. One of the perennials of business life is the difficulty of getting decisions made...

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Middle Class Blues

School’s Out! It’s July and the trickle of youngsters seeking their first opportunity in IT has matured into a steady stream. A deluge seems unlikely because we are the Isle of Man, a small place with a limited...

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Peaks & Troughs

So, the past couple of weeks have been interesting. A few lessons learned: Clearly there is an appetite among Isle of Man employers for a more specialist ICT recruitment capability on island. We have been getting enquiries from,...

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Getting IT Started

Hello, World …. Here at Miracles we’ve decided to do something new for the Isle of Man. We’re creating a specialist ICT recruitment capability, to bring IT jobs and IT candidates together into one place run by...

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