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A Look Into What It’s Like to Work in Cybersecurity at IBM

Cybersecurity is one of the most critical issues of our generation and it is important that our employees develop the right skills and expertise that will continuously advance their capability to protect our systems and transform the industry. We spoke with Amanda and John on what it’s really like to work in IBM Security and […]

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What Happens When You Bring All Diversity Communities Together

IBM UK’s Business Resource Groups (BRG) host an event to bring all diversity communities together for the first time. Here are some highlights from Vincent Cipollone, IBM UK’s Corporate Development Executive. By Vincent Cipollone   “There’s no such thing as a single-issue struggle.  Because we don’t lead single-issue lives.” On 5 September 2018, I had […]

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Being the ‘Future(s)’ of IBM

You might be uncertain about whether to start work, complete an apprenticeship or go to university. If you’re in this situation—take a look at our IBM Futures Scheme being offered to school leavers in IBM UK. The scheme offers the invaluable opportunity to work with a world-leading company for 12 months, broadening your horizons and […]

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Why You Should Never Stop Learning (Especially At Work)

Beyond keeping things fresh to sustain your professional creativity and passion, learning keeps you relevant in our ever-changing world. IBMer Toby Barnard tells us his advice on how to decide what you want to learn and how to keep learning from your work. By Anne Shaw   Imagine you have nearly 15 years of experience […]

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Being the ‘Futures ‘ of IBM

You might be uncertain about whether to start work, complete an apprenticeship or go to university. If that’s you and you are unsure of what to do next, take a look at our IBM Futures Scheme. The scheme is being offered in IBM UK and offers the invaluable opportunity to work with a world-leading company […]

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Doing My Best Work Ever At IBM

In this blog Sophie describes how her career at IBM has given her the opportunity to pursue things she is so passionate about, while doing her best work (ever). By Sophie Asmus When I left high school, I wanted to become a journalist. I liked the idea of informing people about interesting news and topics. […]

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This IBM Scientist Wants You To Take The Bus

Emmanuel Delamarche thinks public transportation is going to save the planet. And not only because it’s the environmentally responsible way to travel. But let’s back this story up a bit: Emmanuel, manager of precision diagnostics in IBM Research – Zurich, was disturbed by the global rise in counterfeit diagnostic tests that had started flooding the […]

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Who Can Be An Inventor?

The next time you enjoy a pretzel smothered in mustard, think of Laura Storey and thank her family. “My Great-Grandfather invented the machine that takes the husks out of mustard seeds, giving us smooth mustard.” Other family members have patents for technical drawing tools, an early prototype photocopier and the world’s most popular hip replacement […]

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Coming Out at Work and My Advice for LGBT+ Job Seekers

Ella is as an out and proud lesbian working at IBM. Having recently gone through the job seeking process, she shares her experience and advice about coming out at work and how to know if the company you are joining has a truly inclusive culture. With Ella Slade Job seeking is never easy: there is […]

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Starting Small in a Big Company

When Elena’s company was acquired by IBM, she found herself at a career crossroads: look for another job, or stay through the transition? Choosing the latter changed the way she viewed change and allowed her to grow, learn, and pursue her passion. by Elena Musat I became an IBMer by chance. 15 years ago I […]

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How I Was Able to Build A Tech Career While Pursuing My Passion For Music

They say you can’t have your cake and eat it too, but Francis was able to follow his goal of building his career in tech while pursuing his passion for singing. At IBM, people have the opportunity to manage challenging and dynamic job opportunities, whilst being motivated to follow their passions.    By Francis Powlesland […]

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