Month: June 2018

29 June 2018

Technology is at the forefront of innovative working. Diversity plays a central role in driving that agenda. Read about some LGBTQ role models within the STEM community.

22 June 2018

Throughout your career, you will encounter some setbacks. Even people who excel in their jobs will experience some challenges and roadblocks and these can often act as the best teacher. Maybe the project did not go as planned, a mistake was made at work, or a promotion you were counting on just did not happen. […]

18 June 2018

FDMers in Hong Kong and China will be taking a well-deserved holiday today for the eagerly awaited Dragon Boat Festival. Originating from ancient ceremonial and ritualistic traditions in central China more than 2500 years ago, the event marks a public holiday in Hong Kong and China, but is also celebrated in Singapore and Australia. The […]

15 June 2018

With London Tech Week in full swing, we decided to delve into our workforce and speak to FDM’ers who aim to make a stance in the technology field. Natasha Smethurst is an FDM consultant in Leeds and sat down with us for a chat about her career journey and her technology must-haves. What advice do […]

14 June 2018

With London Tech Week in full swing, we want to celebrate our own tech force by delving into the team and finding out what they do to keep FDM running. We spoke to Paul Beers, IT Development Team Lead, about his journey from our graduate programme in 2011 to now running his own team at […]

13 June 2018

Kate Oliver joined FDM Group back in 2015 after graduating from the University of Southampton with a 2:1 in physics. Her love for technology fuelled her to join FDM’s graduate scheme. She is currently based in London, placed at the Royal Bank of Scotland as a Consultant Application Support Analyst. How did you get into […]

12 June 2018

Rebecca Perry is the Recruitment, Marketing and Events Assistant at FDM in Glasgow having moved from Edinburgh to take up her year-long placement. Here she writes about overcoming the challenges of moving to a new city. Over the last five years, I have relocated from Malta to Aberdeen on to Edinburgh then Glasgow with a […]