Company Connecting Blog

Good Morning California!!

'Hello to our visitors from the USA! 

We are receiving a number of visits to Company Connecting from the USA, San Francisco in particular, so we thought we would say ‘hello’. Please let us know if there is anything you would like to see on our site related to IT companies, people,...

Oil & Gas is the top sector for IT companies in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire

Our infographic summarises the size, skills, sectors and focal areas for IT companies in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire. Its no surprise that Oil & Gas is the top sector, but there is a huge diversity in skills, sectors and business focus of the IT companies in the area. Given the current...

Software Development is the top skill again in our Infographic of IT companies in the Inverness area.

Our Inverness infographic summarises the size, skills, sectors and focal areas for IT companies in and around the Inverness area. Once again Software Development comes out as the top skill (28 companies). Sizewise, 65% of companies have less than 10 employees. The top three sectors that IT...

The Startup experience with Company Connecting. Part Two: – Converting Ideas into a Business

Last week I wrote about my heritage and how the idea for Company Connecting began to germinate. This week I am going to continue on the theme of ideas and how you convert an idea into a business.

The first business I set up in 2014 had ‘Converting Ideas into Business’ as its strap...

In a Nutshell - our series of articles featuring people in the IT industry

We regularly feature people in the IT industry in our Nutshell series. There is such a diversity of skills, talent and people. Below are links to three of our Nutshells. REad all of them to find out whay we ahve a picture of Kylie. 

If you would like to be featured then please contact us...

Infographics: IT companies in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Cambridgeshire areas

We have recently published infographics which provides an overview of the of the IT industry in the Glasgow, Edinburgh and Cambridgeshire areas. In all three areas more than 50% of the companies have Software Development as one of their skills, a significant majority of companies have less than...

The Startup Experience with Company Connecting. Part One: What is a Start up?

Following on from my popular series 'Come on IT Companies, Let's be Disruptive', my next series of articles is about my journey setting up a new business. This week I will be publishing the first in the series: 'The Startup Experience with Company Connecting. What is a Start Up?'.

Here's...

Digital companies in Glasgow and the surrounding area

Check out our infographic of 550+ IT companies in and around the Glasgow area. Once again Software Development is the top skill. 65% of companies have less than 10 employees, and 10% of companies have more than 50 employees. Our word cloud is of the sectors the companies work within.

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In a Nutshell with Vinod Patel of secur-IT-ism

Our Nutshell this week, Vino Patel, has adopted a unique and radical approach to Cyber Security. His start-up company, secur-IT-ism, recognises the blend of skills needed to address security cyber security issues. His team includes graduates diagnosed with Aspergers or high functioning autism.  ...

Visit us at our stand at Digital Transformation on 25th February in Edinburgh

We are very much looking forward to attending the Digital Transformation event on the 25th February at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh. We have a stand and will be delighted to see you and help you get the best out of Company Connecting. Digital Transformation is organised by Scot Tech Engagement ...