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It’s Getting Meta: the future of jobs in the Metaverse

​For the first time in their 17-year history, Facebook is shrinking.The social networking giant lost around half a million global daily users in Q4 2021, signalling the start of an anticipated and...

Manchester Tech Festival
Inspiring tomorrow's tech innovators | Morson partners with Manchester Tech Festival

Morson is thrilled to be a founding partner of Manchester's first not-for-profit tech community event. Manchester Tech Festival is the first event of its kind that is organised by Greater Mancheste...

Why Manchester is a Great UK City for Start-ups and Entrepreneurs
Why Manchester is THE city for start-ups and entrepreneurs

Manchester, famous for its chips and gravy, great music and great football, it's unsurprisingly that it has a youthful and vibrant workforce. Northern cities such as Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds...

Turning the heads of tech talent: it’s time for companies to get creative
Turning the heads of tech talent: it’s time for companies to get creative

​The pandemic transformed nearly every organisation into a tech company. Consequently, there is an urgent lack of highly qualified talent in the tech sector. It is estimated that there are around 1...

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Machine learning meets The Beatles: AI and its role in Hollywood

​Computer advancements like artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have the power to change, and often improve, all elements of society, but one application some may be less aware of i...

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The future of digital right to work: protecting our blue collar workers

​After weeks of campaigning from lobbyists, the Government announced that digital right to work checks will be extended to April 2022. The decision is a defining moment for all those who recognis...

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Are we too reliant on tech? What happened when 3.5 billion people were plunged into digital darkness

On Monday 4th October 2021, the internet briefly died. ​Well, a huge portion of it did, anyway. Social networking behemoth Facebook, along with its family of hugely popular services including Inst...

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The lowdown: the trends in recruitment you need to know about, to get ahead

The world of recruitment is changing all the time, and staying ahead of the trends is vital in proving the candidate with the best experience possible.​In this blog, our Head of Background Screenin...

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Smart, data-driven governance or digital dystopia? Inside China’s social credit system

​The TV series Black Mirror’s near-future dystopian stories blended familiar elements of modern technology with the fictional, speculative, and often outright scary potential applications of this t...

A personal Board of Directors for your career
Creating a personal 'Board of Directors' for your career

​We live in a world full of information, decisions, and unlimited choices. With all this noise, it can often be hard to navigate through everything alone. With specific people dedicated to making d...

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The technology empowering the athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

Shortly after the curtain fell on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games, the Paralympic games entered full swing - 23 events across two weeks of action in the Japanese capital.While the athletes themselves...

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People of Digital…attracting the right talent with ShipNet CEO, Aden Hopkins

​People of Digital is our digital-first, interview-style video and podcast series, showcasing game-changing technologies and exciting businesses in the digital space, and uncovering emerging trends...

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People of Digital… how Morson helped navigate a challenging recruitment process with ShipNet CEO, Aden Hopkins

​People of Digital is our digital-first, interview-style video and podcast series, showcasing game-changing technologies and exciting businesses in the digital space, and uncovering emerging trends...

Records tumble at Tokyo 2020: how technology is changing the Games
Records tumble at Tokyo 2020: How technology is 'changing the Games'

When an athlete’s training cycle is geared towards peaking at one specific time, how do they deal with it being pushed back a year? As the global pandemic put a grinding holt on many athletes stric...

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People of Digital… the power of fate with ShipNet CEO, Aden Hopkins

​People of Digital is our digital-first, interview-style video and podcast series, showcasing game-changing technologies and exciting businesses in the digital space, and uncovering emerging trends...

White hat hackers: A cyber career in Social Engineering
White hat hackers: A cyber career in Social Engineering

Social Engineering and hacking alone often connotes criminal activity; identify theft, fraud, Network intrusion, and the exploitation of personal information. It has become synonymous with ‘cyber-c...

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People of Digital: Machine learning, Bump and thinking wider at Tharsus

​As technology develops at an ever-increasing pace, its potential applications are widening every day. One of the fastest-growing fields in technology is machine learning and intelligent robotics.P...

How Technology Will Transform the Construction Industry?
How will technology transform the construction industry?

We can’t help but look to the future and wonder how technology will transform the construction industry. Throughout the last decade we saw general awareness and an appetite for leveraging digital t...

The Artificial Intelligence Industry Report 2021: The rise of the AI jobs market
The Artificial Intelligence Industry Report 2021: The rise of the AI jobs market

​The global AI market is set to experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 42.2% over the next seven years.The accelerating use of data is one of the primary drivers behind the growth of AI...

The amazing world of Computer Vision: a career journey in artificial intelligence
The amazing world of Computer Vision: a career journey in artificial intelligence

​​After years of middling progress, artificial intelligence innovation has rapidly become a hot topic in technology. This is due largely to the data revolution over the last two decades and the nee...