Category: Industry

Covid-19 Global Operations Update

COVID-19 GLOBAL OPERATIONS UPDATE First Point Group is dedicated to remaining fully functional during the global Coronavirus epidemic. As part of our business continuity plan, some of our teams’ operations will be working from home. All payroll and business recruitment services will continue as normal as we have full remote access to all systems. Please...

My Sabbatical: Kloe Hunt

My Sabbatical: Kloe Hunt I spent my sabbatical working on a personal project of mine: writing my first work of fiction. The additional annual leave allowed me to focus on crafting, writing and editing my work in progress and achieve something I have always wanted to do. Working full time can burn you out, as...

Optimizing Your LinkedIn to Attract Great Talent

Optimizing Your LinkedIn to Attract Great Talent LinkedIn is the largest professional networking site in the world, with more than 260 million active users. Over 75% of people who have recently changed jobs used LinkedIn to inform their career decision. With the most extensive professional profiles combined and its use of intelligent targeting, LinkedIn is...

The 5G Market: What Can We Expect?

The 5G Market: What Can We Expect? The USA Labor Market Smart Cities are here, IoT is not a myth anymore and ultra-high-speed data is not limited to wire line networks either. Remote real-time surgeries in the medical environment and fast response to emergencies in the public safety are just a few of the thousands...

Take a break? You really need to!

Take a break? You really need to! It’s the summer holiday season and having just returned from my 2 weeks off, it reminded me of the genuine importance of taking a break from work. I work in recruitment which is always busy, always something happening, always fast, always urgent; a new client, a new requirement,...

Meet our Teams – Asia

Meet our teams from Asia Who Is First Point Group Asia? First Point Group is a specialist technology and telecommunications company with a network of ten global offices. Our two Chinese offices are located in Hong Kong and Shenzhen and cover the South East Asia and Pacific regions. With our extensive global reach we are...

How will you hire new cyber talent?

1.5 MILLION UNFILLED POSITIONS BY 2020. HOW WILL YOU HIRE NEW CYBER TALENT? Cyber Security is already becoming one of the most sought after and fastest growing functions affecting businesses all around the world. Frost & Sullivan has reported that the global Cyber Security workforce will see 1.5 million unfilled positions by 2020. We have...

Top 15 Sought After Skills in Cyber Security

Top 15 Sought After Skills in Cyber Security Cyber talent is already in high demand with well-publicized shortages. With GDPR almost 12 months away GDP, the fight for the best Cyber talent will be harder than ever. If you are looking to hire these professionals, plan early and recognize that your target audience is in...