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    British 10K Run

    On 15th July 2018 CloudStream chose to partake in the British 10K London Run 2018 in hopes of raising finds for Saras Hope Foundation. As a regular gym goer I thought why not, it would definitely keep me aligned on my fitness journey, which involved training 3 times a week to shed a few pounds – all those after work drinks were beginning to show...

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    A nuclear reactor remotely blown up, killing millions. A country wide blackout that lasts for weeks, leading to civil unrest and anarchy. An attack on our very water supply, preventing millions accessing clean water. These all sound like plot lines to the next Hollywood blockbuster, but these are not plot lines, they are very real concerns, theo...

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    Ireland Calling

    In 2008, after 10 years of Engineering & Technology recruitment across the Irish market, I decided to relocate to Spain to join the EarthStream and take on a broader geographical remit across EMEA delivering large scale project recruitment campaigns within the Oil & Gas sector. I witnessed our client portfolio embrace emerging technology which l...

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    Delivering Value Onsite

    I’m Steve Smith, the onsite lead for CloudStream’s outsourced recruitment campaign for Maersk’s exciting Command & Control Centre project, based at their state-of-the-art UK HQ in Maidenhead. This is a truly unique and innovative project involving the insourcing and centralising of Maersk’s overseas Infrastructure operations. Over a period of ju...

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    A few months after the launch of CloudStream Global in January 2017, I joined a conference call with Stefano Bonato and Tony O´Hara from LinkedIn. Here they introduced us to all the wonderful features of our new LinkedIn Recruiter home page. After hearing the endless advantages which LinkedIn´s portal could offer us as a business, we decided to ...

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    What you need to know about IR35

    Following on from our successful "CloudStream Global: What you need to know about IR35” held on 14th March 2018, CloudStream Global will run quarterly IR35 sessions bringing you the latest developments in this legislation. Our first event was partnered by Brookson One, where their specialist advisors Andy Holt and Paul Lloyd informed our team an...

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    Continuous Innovation

    There are many, many business books, manuals and white papers out there, all looking to impart pearls of wisdom on how to build or run your business; the one that resonates with me is “The Lean Startup” by Eric Ries. Tipped as the modern startup bible. Eric defines the concept of innovation being a continuous process that every organisation need...

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    Diversity in the Workplace

    CloudStream were approached by one of Africa’s largest insurers to assist them with what was a complete digitalisation project and the recruitment of senior talent required to achieve it. The requirements ranged throughout the Operations, IT, Data and Security gambits at an executive level. Paul Bosman from CloudStream went one step further to n...

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    CloudStream run a global half year incentive for their top performers; the incentive is to spend a fully expensed week in any one of our offices anywhere is the world. As you would imagine, it’s a hard fought competition, with every consultant from every office having the opportunity to win. Last time it was a consultant from the South African o...

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    CloudStream Moves into the Clouds

    It was with great anticipation and excitement that the team shut down their desktops, boxed their possessions and journeyed to our new HQ. What more of a fitting location than the top floor of Albert House overlooking Silicon Roundabout, one of the most vibrant, innovative and creative locations in London. With panoramic views over London and a ...

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    Last week saw CloudStream’s global offices come together to celebrate what has been an outstanding 1st half of year trading. Since the official launch in January 2017, CloudStream has seen consistent growth across its client base, headcount, projects and net fees, with many of the offices posting record numbers. Mike Petrie, CCO commentated; “It...

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    Diversity in Tech Conference, London, June 2017 One of the key themes across the panels of speakers and workshops was the importance of investing time in understanding the positive impact of your diverse teams. Sounds straight forward, but when you have geographically dispersed teams – leveraging tech and having face to face conversations is vit...