Wawiwa Tech

Wawiwa Tech

Wawiwa reskills the world to tech.

We bridge the global tech skills gap by partnering with local education providers to reskill people to tech jobs in high demand.

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Workers Want More Upskilling Opportunities from Employers - HRO Today 20/05/2024

Workers are calling for more upskilling opportunities! A recent survey reveals 71% of employees want frequent skill updates, and 80% wish companies would invest more in and . The top motivator 🌟? Personal growth!

Workers Want More Upskilling Opportunities from Employers - HRO Today Research from TalentLMS finds most employees are searching for upskilling and reskilling opportunities to support their personal growth.

The First AI Software Engineer has Arrived 15/05/2024

The first AI software engineer has arrived 🤖. Yes, you’ve heard that right! This blog tells you all about it and discusses how AI can assist software developers. We introduce the latest tools in the field (as of the writing of this blog, things change fast these days!) and address the burning question: Can AI actually replace software developers and engineers?
Read now and discover how AI is transforming traditional coding tasks and meet the groundbreaking AI that can autonomously code and collaborate with your team like never before.


The First AI Software Engineer has Arrived The first AI software engineer has arrived. Yes, you’ve heard that right! This blog tells you all about it and discusses how AI can assist software developers. We introduce the latest tools in the field (as of the writing of this blog, things change fast these days!) and address the burning questi...

How is the tech skills gap affecting employers in 2024? 13/05/2024

Over half of tech leaders report a growing skills gap within their teams, with 92% facing challenges in finding skilled talent 📊.
Nearly 60% anticipate significant hiring challenges due to a shortage of applicants with necessary skills for key initiatives like AI, cloud projects, and digital transformation.
To bridge this gap, embrace and for success.

How is the tech skills gap affecting employers in 2024? Impact of skills gap intensifies this year, finds report

The No. 1 skill companies are hiring for is also the hardest to find, according to new research 08/05/2024

Stand out in the job market by showcasing more than just technical skills. A strong work ethic is employers' top priority. Soft skills like problem-solving and time management are equally vital. Also, highlight your commitment to and in your interview, demonstrating your adaptability and eagerness to learn. 🌟

The No. 1 skill companies are hiring for is also the hardest to find, according to new research “A strong work ethic” is the top skill companies are looking for in new hires, but is one of the hardest to find, according to new research from ADP.

A Day in the Life of a Digital Graphic Designer 06/05/2024

What does a day in the life of a look like? 🎨 How does change the playing field? From sketching initial concepts to creating engaging visuals this blog explores the tasks that fill their day, the challenges they face, and the creative visuals they craft. This glimpse into their world will enlighten aspiring designers and captivate anyone interested in the behind-the-scenes of digital artistry. Read this blog now!


A Day in the Life of a Digital Graphic Designer What does a day in the life of a digital graphic designer look like? How does AI change the playing field? From sketching initial concepts to creating engaging visuals, this blog explores the tasks that fill their day, the challenges they face, and the creative visuals they craft. This glimpse into....

Upskilling tech workers is far more cost effective than hiring to fill skills gap - report 02/05/2024

Over 60% of tech workers feel senior executives are unaware of the critical skills gaps in their organizations, notably in cybersecurity, cloud, and software development. Upskilling existing employees is both cost-effective and efficient, costing around $5,000 per employee compared to $23,000 for hiring new talent. 💡


Upskilling tech workers is far more cost effective than hiring to fill skills gap - report Cybersecurity, cloud and software development are among the technology sector’s biggest skills gaps according to a report published by Pluralsight.

Bridging the widening cybersecurity skills gap 29/04/2024

As cyber threats evolve, so does the demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals. 🔒 Recent findings highlight a growing gap, with a 12.6% increase in demand over supply. With 67% of organizations reporting understaffing in cybersecurity teams, the need for comprehensive talent development strategies is more critical than ever. It's time to enhance recruitment, training, and retention efforts, ensuring our digital defenses are as resilient as the threats are relentless.


Bridging the widening cybersecurity skills gap For executives and leaders in IT, security and business operations, the widening cybersecurity skills gap poses an urgent dilemma.

Council Post: AI Versus The Skills Gap 26/04/2024

The UK's alarming skills gap threatens future growth, with 80% of companies struggling to find skilled workers 📈. As job roles evolve rapidly due to technological advancements, AI 🤖 emerges as a critical tool for skills-based hiring and ongoing training, revolutionizing talent management and development. By leveraging AI, companies can enhance recruitment efficiency and support employees in adapting to new roles, thus turning the tide on the skills shortage.


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Council Post: AI Versus The Skills Gap To escape the consequences of this ever-widening talent gap, smart-thinking companies will look to AI for at least some of the solutions.

Council Post: The Upskilling Strategy That Your Business Needs 24/04/2024

Nearly 75% of small- to medium-sized businesses are either implementing or planning to implement upskilling strategies. Why? To stay competitive and avoid falling behind. 📈 But it's not just about having resources; it’s about effective utilization. Learn how to craft a robust upskilling strategy that really works for your team. Dive into insights on identifying learning gaps, involving stakeholders, and overcoming obstacles to enhance your workforce's skills and productivity.


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Council Post: The Upskilling Strategy That Your Business Needs Ensuring employees make the most of your upskilling programs requires having a clear strategy in place.

Using AI for Smoother Career Transitions, Growth 17/04/2024

The 💼 is evolving, with professionals now changing careers five to seven times in their lifetime. 🤖 is revolutionizing this transition, offering tools like AI-assisted resume optimization to align skills with and AI-enhanced interview preparation for effective practice and feedback. Continuous growth is supported through AI-driven skills gap analysis and mentorship matching.
Leverage these innovations to secure a fulfilling and dynamic career path.

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Using AI for Smoother Career Transitions, Growth As AI continues to evolve, its role in facilitating career transitions and growth will become increasingly pivotal. By leveraging these AI-powered tools and platforms, professionals can navigate the ever-changing job landscape with greater confidence, clarity and efficiency, unlocking their full pot...

Photos from Wawiwa Tech's post 15/04/2024

There's always something cooking at Wawiwa! 🎉 Yesterday we went together into a real kitchen in Tel Aviv for a fantastic cooking workshop! 👩‍🍳 This is also ! We cooked, laughed, and enjoyed hands-on, instructor-led, teamwork exercise, similar to Wawiwa’s programs. We completed the evening with delicious dishes and great memories. 🥂

How Data Analysis is Transforming Industries 15/04/2024

📊 is about turning raw numbers into actionable insights. This blog walks you through the incredible impact of data analysis across a number of industries, illustrating its role in creating smarter businesses and clearer insights.
Learn how becoming proficient in this domain can make you an indispensable part of any industry, shaping decisions that lead to real-world success. Read now.


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How Data Analysis is Transforming Industries Every click, like, share, and purchase is a piece in a larger story. Data analysis is the domain that makes sense of the pieces to write coherent stories, turning raw data into information, insights, and strategies for success. This blog walks you through the incredible impact of data analysis acros...

Corporate Learning Is Boring — But It Doesn’t Have to Be 10/04/2024

60% of employees are eager for programs, yet 57% find themselves DIY-ing their growth due to dull . 📚💡 At Disney, integrating creativity into training transformed mundane tasks into journeys of innovation. Discover how adding a pinch of creativity can energize your team, making necessary and exciting!

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Corporate Learning Is Boring — But It Doesn’t Have to Be Most corporate learnings aren’t cutting it. Almost 60% of employees say they’re interested in upskilling and training, but 57% of workers also say they’re already pursuing training outside of work. The author, the former Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney, argues that creativity is th...

Photos from Wawiwa Tech's post 08/04/2024

Leah Mansoor, Wawiwa's VP of Business Development, just returned from a business trip to 🇨🇦 , where she met our partners at Greystone College and was part of the Spring Career Fair for the international students. The event was an amazing opportunity for professional networking!

The visit highlighted the challenges career colleges face with student visa restrictions but also showcased the relentless demand for . We’re hopeful that opportunities will emerge for both international students and local reskillers alike.

Together with partners like Greystone College, we're excited to bring new ideas and growth to the tech sector! ⭐

How AI Is Transforming Work And Enhancing Labor Sustainability Reporting 03/04/2024

🤖 is transforming work and sustainability reporting! By analyzing vast datasets, AI offers deeper insights into workforce dynamics, driving progress towards fair and equitable workplaces. From voice imitation technologies that restore lost voices to tools like ChatGPT, AI’s potential is vast. Yet, as it reshapes job landscapes, addressing challenges like job displacement and social inequalities is crucial.

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How AI Is Transforming Work And Enhancing Labor Sustainability Reporting As AI reshapes the landscape of work, it also presents an opportunity to revolutionize sustainability reporting on how we report and improve labor conditions globally.

Council Post: How Business Leaders Can Reskill Their Workforce For The AI Era 02/04/2024

44% of HR leaders are gearing up for more hires, despite expecting lower retention & engagement. 📈 It's time to adapt and make sure employees have a great experience at work. Key priorities? , augmentation & boosting productivity. AI's reshaping jobs and setting the stage for new roles & enhancing human work. 🌟


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Council Post: How Business Leaders Can Reskill Their Workforce For The AI Era By embracing a strategy that pairs technological advancement with human talent development, organizations can build a resilient, innovative workforce.

The Future Of Learning: Reskilling And Rethinking In The AI Age 28/03/2024

The rapid advancement of is a wake-up call, not just for businesses, but for society as a whole. It's time to reimagine 📘 and work in the age of AI, focusing on and . Businesses, individuals, and governments must unite in this effort, transforming challenges into opportunities for growth.


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The Future Of Learning: Reskilling And Rethinking In The AI Age The rise of AI presents a paradigm shift for the business world, demanding a complete reimagining of both education and the future of work.

AI and humans: Not a competition, but a collaboration 27/03/2024

🤖 isn't about replacing jobs; it's enhancing them. By automating routine tasks, it frees us to focus on creativity and strategy. Recruiting shows how AI boosts efficiency while humans add the irreplaceable touch. The future is about -AICollaboration, , and that complements human skills. 💡


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AI and humans: Not a competition, but a collaboration AI is changing the future of work, but for the tech to be effective, HR has to strategize for collaboration between humans and AI.

3 Ways Businesses Can Overcome the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage 25/03/2024

As cyber threats skyrocket, impacting over a third of global organizations with $8 trillion in annual damages, the demand for hits a new high. 🛡️ Yet, a 4 million skills gap persists, especially in critical areas like cloud security & incident response. Why the disparity? Outdated , limited budgets, and overworked teams are key factors. 🎓 💼

Solutions? & teams, embrace skills-based hiring, and boost awareness among leaders.


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3 Ways Businesses Can Overcome the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage With budget constraints and a limited supply of skilled talent, businesses need to get creative to defend against rampant cybersecurity threats.

Essential Skills that Data Analysts Need in 2024 20/03/2024

What are the top skills in 2024 📊? What’s the importance of , , , and , in the 🤖? Read our blog to find out and get some tips for and in data analytics, making sure your insights drive real-world impact.

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Essential Skills that Data Analysts Need in 2024 What are the top data analysis skills in 2024? What’s the importance of Excel, SQL, Python, and Power BI, in the AI era? Read our blog to find out and get some tips for reskilling and upskilling in data analytics, making sure your insights drive real-world impact.

Unlocking the Future: Upskilling Strategies for 2024 and Beyond - The European Business Review 19/03/2024

Facing a growing skills gap, with the World Economic Forum predicting that 60% of employees need by 2027 and a talent shortfall of 85 million by 2030, businesses are at a critical point.
2024's key trends — for 🤖, developing adaptive leadership, and prioritizing skills over resumes — highlight the importance of strategic learning and development efforts. These efforts are crucial for businesses to remain competitive and for employees to stay relevant in the workplace. 💼

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Unlocking the Future: Upskilling Strategies for 2024 and Beyond - The European Business Review Unlock the future with upskilling strategies tailored for 2024 and beyond. Gain expert insights, actionable techniques, and innovative approaches to meet evolving workforce demands. Empower your organization with forward-thinking skills development initiatives and stay ahead in the dynamic landscape...

Global Organizations Struggle with Data Analysis Skills, Study Reveals 13/03/2024

A recent study reveals a crucial gap in 📊 within global organizations, with 30% struggling to harness relevant data for operations. This highlights a pressing challenge in leveraging data for strategic advantage amidst the . 🤖 With businesses investing heavily in to improve data integration and quality, the need for skilled professionals and is crucial.

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Global Organizations Struggle with Data Analysis Skills, Study Reveals Discover how 30% of global companies struggle with data analysis skills, highlighting the urgency for strategic data-driven decision-making.

12/03/2024

We are thrilled to announce that we have become members of the Israel Japan Friendship Society and Chamber of Commerce (IJCC) .
This new partnership marks an important milestone in our journey to expand our network with Japanese businesses and contribute to the digital transformation in Japan. 🌐
We are committed to bridging the gap between talent and opportunity by providing cutting-edge reskilling and upskilling training programs tailored to the most in-demand job roles in technology. From Data Analysts to Cyber Analysts, Full Stack Developers, and beyond, our programs are designed to equip individuals with the skills they need to thrive.

We are also happy to share that one of our global partners, ORLAB, オーアール・ラボ株式会社 is opening a Data Analyst cohort on May 24 in Japanese!

We have a technology skills mismatch problem and only IT can fix it 11/03/2024

As the hiring crisis deepens, with a staggering number of roles unfilled, the urgency to bridge the skills gap has never been more critical. The mismatch threatens and productivity, highlighting the need for a strategic overhaul in and . 📚 It's time for organizations to become talent incubators, leveraging and enhancing internal training. 💡 Emphasizing and aligning technology with organizational purpose can attract the top talent necessary for future success. 🌟

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We have a technology skills mismatch problem and only IT can fix it There aren’t enough people with the right digital skills

Generative AI upskilling can help future-proof your company 07/03/2024

(genAI) 🤖 is set to revolutionize work much like the internet did, potentially on an even larger scale. It's changing content creation, promising $1 trillion in productivity gains by 2026. But, success hinges on integrating genAI into daily workflows.
87% of leaders want training in this critical skill, which helps steer to desired outcomes. From to , mastering genAI and AI tools can elevate roles across the board.
is key! The future of work is human-plus-AI, with a focus on and efficiency. 💼

Generative AI upskilling can help future-proof your company Organizations implementing genAI services should upskill their employees to maximize the technology’s value.

7 ways to nail practical skills assessments 06/03/2024

The has evolved from a workload issue to a recruitment challenge, pushing companies towards practical skills assessments to filter candidates. With over 75% of EU companies struggling to find skilled professionals, 82% now rely on pre-hire assessments, making them crucial for job seekers. 📊 💡

If you're job hunting, these tests offer a chance to shine beyond your CV. Here are seven tips to ace them:

1) Understand the skills being tested.
2) Know the format of the assessment.
3) Practice extensively in your focus area.
4) Manage your time wisely during the test.
5) Revisit the job ad to align with employer expectations.
6) Use the opportunity to showcase .
7) Add a wow factor, like a screen recording explaining your process. 🌟

Embrace these strategies, and you could stand out in a sea of applicants.

7 ways to nail practical skills assessments While your CV may have convinced a prospective employer that you can do the job on paper, you can use these tests as another way to help you stand out from the crowd.

Using technology to bridge the IT skills gap 04/03/2024

In an era where businesses face relentless competition, geopolitical upheaval, and supply chain shortages, the persistent emerges as a barrier to necessary transformation.
Despite the urgency, 93% of UK companies acknowledge this gap, caused by rapid and shortcomings.
However, 2024 presents a chance to leverage 🤖, easing the strain on limited resources while allowing for strategic focus. By investing in talent and smart technologies, companies can adapt to change, become more agile, and gain a competitive edge. 💡


Using technology to bridge the IT skills gap The technology at our disposal is only as good as the talented employees we have to harness it

Embracing AI: Transforming Fear Into Opportunity For Your Teams 28/02/2024

Embracing the future with 🤖 doesn't mean replacing but enhancing it. With the shift towards an -drivenworld, it's on us, corporate leaders, to ensure our teams are ready and resilient. , , and are key to adapting, with the World Economic Forum highlighting the emergence of 97 million new roles by 2025 that align with the evolving labor division between humans, machines, and algorithms.

Embracing AI: Transforming Fear Into Opportunity For Your Teams The future of humanity is becoming increasingly intertwined with this technological advancement.

How Scaffolding Shapes Lifelong Learners in Tech 26/02/2024

Scaffolding in is a powerful strategy that mirrors the support structures seen in construction, offering temporary guidance to help learners reach higher levels. Much like its construction counterpart, once the is removed, what remains is a structure — your skills, knowledge, and the ability to learn independently — standing strong and ready to tackle future challenges. Read our latest blog to fully grasp the concept of scaffolding in learning and discover how to find the right scaffolding for your . 🏗️ 🌟

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How Scaffolding Shapes Lifelong Learners in Tech Scaffolding in learning is a powerful strategy that mirrors the support structures seen in construction, offering temporary guidance to help learners reach higher levels. Much like its construction counterpart, once the learning scaffolding is removed, what remains is a structure — your skills, kn...

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