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Healthcare in 2040: How robots could transform the NHS

It’s 2040. You’re going about your business, when you feel your wearable health monitor buzz. One of its sensors has detected something’s not quite right. It’s looked up available doctors’ appointments, checked them against your diary and is asking you...

By Eli Neale
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Cultural change – setting businesses up for success

A successful software project isn’t just about delivering the goods on time and to budget – it is about ensuring the development delivers on the business objectives. And there is the first stumbling block: far too few companies take the...

By Zoe Cunningham
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Women in Tech – How long can we wait ?

Women in Tech – How long can we wait? Inspiring the next generation into IT is clearly important, but says Zoe Cunningham, CEO, Softwire, the skills gap and gender imbalance will never be addressed without some radical thinking. There is a...

By Zoe Cunningham
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What will banking look like in 2020?

What will the specialist banking market look like in 2020? Will the market be vastly different by 2020, or will we see just small changes? What will be the biggest change by 2020? How will brokers and banks adapt to...

By Yemi Olagbaiye
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Six tech trends you need to know about in 2018

Drawing on insights from projects we’re working on and what our customers and prospects are talking to us about, Yemi Olagbaiye gives the lowdown on what we believe 2018 has in hold for the tech world. If the first few weeks...

By Yemi Olagbaiye
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A summer internship at Softwire

Hello, I'm Michal, currently studying Maths and CS in Oxford. I spent last summer doing an internship at Softwire. I applied here because of easy online application system, unlike multi-step many-pages ones I saw elsewhere. The interview process was quite fun,...

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How to create the perfect working environment for your business

Drawing on her experience of running a company consistently ranked as one of the Sunday Times’ top 25 Best Small Companies to work for, Softwire MD Zoe Cunningham continues her exploration of workplace culture. This blog looks at how to...

By Zoe Cunningham
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Creating a great organisational culture: Perks

In this second blog, looking at what makes a great organisational culture, Softwire MD Zoe Cunningham looks at the role perks play. What works? What doesn’t work? And what do you do when perks have unexpected side-effects? Of the seven critical...

By Zoe Cunningham
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How to build a business that attracts and retains the best people

In the first blog in a new series, Softwire’s Managing Director Zoe Cunningham shares her experiences on building the workplace culture that’s seen us consistently ranked among the best small employers in the UK. Something we’re immensely proud of at Softwire...

By Zoe Cunningham
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How to get ahead with public sector tenders

Define your technical objectives I've been discussing the very start of a digital project – procurement – recently with my public sector customers.  How do you write a tender which will get you the result you really want? Too many digital procurements...

By Jenny Mulholland
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