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Why you might need to be a bit of a generalist to get a job in Quantum Computing

We recently listened to business leaders at the recent Quantum tech conference. We heard from leaders at Boeing, for example, about quantum skills and getting into the Quantum Computing space at the recent push towards skilling people up for Quantum. He called it Pi shaped engineers. Increasingly, workers must possess both broad management abilities and deep specialised skills, as Forbes it. We write down a few points here to consider when considering talent decisions in the Quantum space.

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Boosting Diversity and Inclusion in Quantum Computing at HBCU Centre

IBM Quantum’s grand project During 2020’s summer season, the U.S. saw numerous protests against systematic racism and police brutality against Black Americans. These protests were nationwide and marked a critical point for American racial and social justice. Such protests also had the effect of reminding tech companies and other industries to do more in providing […]

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Exclusive Interview with Kitty Yeung, Senior Program Manager at Microsoft Quantum

Kitty Yeung PhD is responsible for some of the coolest Quantum Educational materials we have ever seen. Her comic book style format for learning about Qubits, Quantum gates and Quantum algorithms is insanely popular. We talk to her about her path to being SPM at Microsoft and how she has managed to combine her love of science, her artistry and flair for education.

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Do we need to teach children Quantum Computing?

Is it important or necessary teach children the basics of Quantum Computing? As more children are spending time at home and out of the classroom, parents are taking a closer look at their children’s education. Coupled with possible massive changes in the global economy wrought by the corona virus, parents are understandably nervous about their children’s future.

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Monday Morning Blues? Learn Quantum Computing!

Has Monday rolled around again and you really feel you should be doing more in your working life? One of the secrets of successful people is that they keep learning and growing in new fields and areas. Nothing, especially in the technology space stays the same forever. Technologies get outmoded and out of date pretty quickly. Just go back a few years and there was “Big Data” everywhere. Now this phrase embarrassingly crops up from time to time, but was rightly considered a buzz word or phrase.

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Hiring for Quantum Computing?

Hiring is never easy, find the right people for your organisation can be very difficult, frustrating, and expensive. However we can help. We allow companies, universities and research organisations to post their jobs here on quantum.org.uk and the best part? It’s totally FREE. To post a job, please follow this link, where you can fill […]

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