The Weekly Roundup March 21 - 25

News from our Membership

This week on the Roundup: corporate dropouts, sports tech, advertising polls, signed contracts, PRR news, sustainability summits, purpose, visions, studies, guides, jobs, and more!

We highly recommend checking out the IPBN JOB BOARD with new and exciting opportunities posted daily from within our network. The most recent job postings are below: 

IPBN member Ardanis is looking for a Technical Writer to join their growing team in Client Delivery. You will work closely with software delivery teams, support teams, and other stakeholders to create and maintain high-quality documentation for upcoming releases and more. Read more requirements and apply here.

Ardanis is also looking for a Senior Azure DevOps Engineer. They seek a technology focussed individual to design, configure, deploy and support DevOps principles and patterns. You will be responsible for authoring, validating and deploying infrastructure by using IaC approach while following the agreed standards. Also, responsible for following the process of Product delivery across all the stages up to Production. You should be able to work in a fluid environment with changing requirements whilst maintaining absolute attention to detail. Read more and apply here

IPBN member PinkRoom is looking for a mobile developer with experience in the Android ecosystem. Know anyone?

And now...

IPBN member Saltwater Consulting heard the term ‘corporate dropout’ recently. Founder Allan Boyle says, "I guess that applies to me too. On this day two years ago, after dropping out of a big tech role, I founded Saltwater Consulting Limited. My mission: To help businesses scale well."

IPBN member TE Connectivity asked, "Have you ever wondered about the technology behind the scoreboards and shot clocks at your favorite major sporting events? Counting shots and seconds means counting on connectivity. And our components — including connectors, relays, and terminal blocks — help make it possible."

IPBN member Rebecca Nixon at Vendici Properties wonders what you think of their new billboard! She says, "We think outside the box to find solutions for you and make buying and selling your property easier. We provide free valuations, specialist market knowledge, 3D tours, and most importantly, we work with you for delivered results! So, let’s think together..."

IPBN member Shirley Gleeson announced the Connecting Nature Impact Summit that will take place on April 28-29. It's entitled Thinking, Building and Living with Nature. Join in person or online from Genk at the Connecting Nature Impact Summit as they demonstrate how nature impacts our lives, socially, environmentally, economically and how nature-based solutions can provide a positive impact for urban environments and protect biodiversity.  

IPBN member Goran Engberg says that with a vison comes light and hope. Find out how why you need a vision especially when it's uncertain and turbulent.

IPBN member John Donnelly says that these are exciting times for Satipharm as they commence their Phase 3 group study to evaluate the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of CBD capsules for sleep disturbances.

IPBN member Yunit Consulting posted about the PRR: Decarbonization of Industry: the inevitable challenge. The new deadline for submission of applications is 29 July, 2022. Eduardo Silva, Technical Director of Yunit Consulting, tells us about the opportunities of the "Support to The Decarbonization of Industry" notice to create new processes, products, and business models based on decarbonization and digitization in companies.

This is a good follow-up to our Sustainability conference last week. You can see all the details here with pictures and a short video.

IPBN member Vilamoura World says that the first step towards the beginning of the work of their new venture was given this Tuesday with the signing of the consignment act, which was attended by Miguel Moraes Palmeiro, administrator of Vilamoura World, with the commercial portfolio. Located in the central area of Vilamoura, Vilamoura Parque is synonymous with a Premium lifestyle.

IPBN member Bernadette Clancy posted that it's all about finding and focusing on your company's purpose while steering your way through the trade-offs. A very insightful read from Harvard Business School using an excerpt from Ranjay Gulati's brilliant new book "Deep Purpose". Learn why it's important to build purpose among your employees and from chapter two the "Art of the Trade-off."

IPBN member Otonomee created a step-by-step guide on how to scale your Customer Support operation. Check it out here!

IPBN member VMotion IT Solutions asked, "Did you recently migrate to Confluence Cloud from Server or Data Center? Or are you thinking about migrating?" Learn the key differences and newest Confluence Cloud features!

IPBN member Pauline Clark at Aluline Water management posted about Waste Water Solutions to FOG.... Food Oil and Grease but originally you didn't need Greasetraps and FOG was not a problem so why now is there problems.

IPBN member Carla Gomes at Gate to Portugal Investments says that Lisbon, Portugal has been named the fourth healthiest city in the world to live in 2022. This is according to a recent study carried out by the British website Money.co.uk, which every year publishes its index of the healthiest places to live. Parabéns, Lisboa!