UK Posts

  • The Top 10 CompTIA Connect Videos of 2021

    December 9, 2021 by Scott Campbell
    From live (and then archived) business-building events to weekly series that covered the tech industry's biggest trends to special episodes that helped showcase the power of vendors, distributors, and solution providers, here are the Top 10 videos from the CompTIA Connect YouTube channel for 2021.
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  • From Data Analytics to Marketing Skills: 6 Strategies to Grow Your MSP Business

    October 20, 2021 by Ashley Watters
    Growing an MSP business requires a multi-faceted approach. You need to focus on many areas, not just technology, to become a valuable partner to customers. In her new CompTIA YouTube series, Tracy Pound and guests discuss how to manage growth, meet the demands of today’s market, and instill best practices to accelerate success.
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  • MSP Success Stories: How Do You Get to Where You Want to Go?

    October 6, 2021 by Scott Campbell
    It’s OK if your road to success takes an unexpected turn, especially if you’re the one choosing to make that turn, MSP speakers said during a session at CompTIA’s Member and Partner Conference in London.
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  • 10 Reasons Not to Miss the CompTIA EMEA Member & Partner Conference

    September 16, 2021 by Scott Campbell
    For the first time in more than 18 months, CompTIA plans to host a live event for members—the EMEA Member and Partner Conference, 6-7 October in London. From new cybersecurity programs to business-building sessions to innovative tech workforce strategies, here are 10 things to check out.
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  • From Spotlight Awards to Member of the Year: Hannah Lloyd’s CompTIA Journey

    August 10, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    As CompTIA’s 2021 Member of the Year, Hannah Lloyd plans to continue her commitment to further diversify the channel and advance the tech industry. Here, she shares how her CompTIA journey has complemented her career journey.
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  • Make the Most of Your CompTIA Community Membership

    April 2, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    As the heart of CompTIA membership, community members serve as an army of influencers, ambassadors and thought leaders helping to advance the tech industry as well as their own businesses and careers. One of the best ways to forge professional connections and make an impact on the technology industry is by joining a CompTIA Community.
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  • 10 Things You Don’t Want to Miss at CCF 2021

    February 23, 2021 by CompTIA
    CompTIA's Communities & Councils Forum is a great chance to network with peers and learn more about the technologies, topics and trends that matter to you most. Here are 10 things you shouldn’t miss from this year’s meetings on March 16-17:
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  • Connecting You to the Business of Tech: How to Navigate Our New Industry-focused Website

    February 16, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Welcome to, a new website designed to help you navigate the tech industry and engage with CompTIA members, peers working in the business of technology and industry thought leaders. Here's how to find the resources, events, groups and networking opportunities you're looking for.
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  • The Perks of Living in a UK Tech Town—Even if You’re Not an IT Pro

    February 4, 2021 by Louisa Fitzgerald
    You don't have to work in IT to benefit from living in a UK Tech Town. Two members of CompTIA’s UK Business Technology Community share how their careers in the tech sector have thrived in top UK Tech Towns Birmingham and Manchester.
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  • Leeds Tops the List of the UK's 2020 Tech Towns

    December 10, 2020 by Louisa Fitzgerald
    Amid unprecedented circumstances, CompTIA’s 2nd annual UK Tech Town Index looked at the landscape of employment opportunities, livability factors and opportunity costs to rank the top 10 cities for IT pros to live and work in 2020. Factors such as the number of IT job postings, projected job growth and cost of living were evaluated.
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  • 5 Strategies for Sourcing the Right IT Talent

    November 5, 2020 by Kristen Short
    Competitive recruiting tactics, scarcity of highly skilled IT talent, and continued remote work conditions have spurred employers to adapt how they recruit and maintain tech workers. Here's how.
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  • Lessons from Lockdown: How to Survive and Thrive in a Pandemic

    October 15, 2020 by Kristen Short
    COVID-19 prompted IT companies to rethink more broadly how they approach customer acquisition, engagement and support, according to IT leaders in a “Surviving and Thriving” panel at CompTIA's 2020 EMEA Member and Partner Conference.
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  • 5 Ways the Pandemic has Changed the Tech Industry

    October 13, 2020 by Louisa Fitzgerald
    How has COVID-19 impacted the tech industry? The necessity of remote work has accelerated the speed at which technology is being implemented—ultimately creating opportunities. Here are five ways tech companies are adapting to doing business during the pandemic and beyond.
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  • Why Use Distribution?

    January 16, 2020 by Scott Campbell
    CompTIA’s UK Channel Community has created an infographic detailing why vendors and solution providers should use distribution.
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  • Perfectionism, Self-awareness and Time Management: Lessons from Tech Leaders

    October 9, 2019 by CompTIA
    At EMEA 2019, UK Channel Community members shared business tips and best practices with themes of perfectionism, time management and self-awareness emerging from the discussion.
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  • EMEA 2019 Highlights MSP Opportunity, IT Careers, Emerging Tech and More

    October 9, 2019 by CompTIA
    More than 600 attendees joined CompTIA at EMEA 2019 for two jam-packed days of learning and networking in London. Check out some of the highlights and the key takeaways we learned along the way.
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  • 6 Ingredients for Tech Business Success

    October 9, 2019 by CompTIA
    Baroness Karren Brady, one of Britain’s most influential businesswomen, opened day two of EMEA 2019, revealing the secrets to her success, including how she led West Ham United to record revenues.
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  • 5 Tips for Recruiting IT Pros

    October 9, 2019 by Louisa Fitzgerald
    With more opportunity than ever and the need for a skilled workforce growing, it’s important for businesses to understand how to recruit the next generation of IT pros. Felix Ekman of Harmony Business Systems discussed what businesses need to take into consideration at EMEA 2019.
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  • UK Tech Town Index: Tech is Thriving in Cities Across the UK

    October 8, 2019 by Gillian Seely
    The UK is a dynamic place to work for today’s IT pros, according to CompTIA's UK Tech Town Index. Opportunities for an IT career are widespread and a thriving entrepreneurial landscape means tremendous growth for tech businesses around the UK.
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  • Making Sense of the UK Skills Gap

    October 17, 2018 by CompTIA
    At the EMEA Member and Partner Conference, which took place 16, 17 October in London, Tim Herbert, senior vice president of research and market intelligence at CompTIA, led a deep dive into the results of our newly released report Assessing the IT Skills Gap in the UK.
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  • CompTIA EMEA Member and Partner Conference 2018 Keynotes Examine Current Tech Landscape

    October 17, 2018 by CompTIA
    As with all CompTIA events, the EMEA Member and Partner Conference, which took place 16, 17 October in London, was packed with insightful keynotes. Read on to stay up to speed with what over 500 attendees took in this week.
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  • CompTIA UK Channel Community Meeting Highlights Huge Market Opportunities

    October 16, 2018 by CompTIA
    The EMEA Member and Partner Conference got underway 16 October with keynotes and sessions on navigating change and emerging technology – and much more. Read on.
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  • Facebook’s Latest Security Breach May Cost It Billions

    October 4, 2018 by Brian Sherman
    When Facebook officials announced last week that cybercriminals hacked their system and collected 50 million user access tokens, heavy GDPR fines became a distinct possibility.
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  • The Time to Register for the CompTIA EMEA Member and Partner Conference is Now!

    August 14, 2018 by Daniel Margolis
    The EMEA region from top to bottom is an incredible 15,000-plus kilometer span of the globe, and with that range of geography comes the diversity of thought necessary to truly advance the business of technology. The EMEA Conference brings this wide-lens perspective in focus in one place. Learn more here and register today.
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