As a values-based employer we celebrate diversity

VisitScotland is a values-based employer and we are working to put diversity at the heart of everything we do. Whether it’s the warmth of the welcome extended to all our visitors, making better decisions...

How CGI in Scotland is blazing a trail to attract and train the next...

When Lindsay McGranaghan became Business Unit Leader in Scotland for CGI last October, the global IT firm’s Scottish delivery centre was already a beacon of innovation within its operations. Based across Glasgow and Edinburgh, the...

Expansion will put Edinburgh BioQuarter centre stage in Scotland’s thriving life sciences sector

Edinburgh BioQuarter has announced a £750m planned transformation which will create a new vibrant mixed-use neighbourhood, supporting a community of more than 20,000 people. Badged as Edinburgh’s Health Innovation District, the long-term vision for the...

Picture a future where your office is designed around your needs – (it’s not...

Today’s workplace is in a state of flux. Whilst digital transformation has fundamentally changed how people work, most office layouts are still based on an outmoded model in which rows of desks in open-plan...

Robroyston station shortlisted for RICS Social Impact Awards Scotland

Robroyston station has been shortlisted for a top social and environmental impact award, just two months after the station opened to the public. The new £14 million station has been shortlisted in the RICS Social...

ScotRail recognised as a Top Employer 2020

ScotRail has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2020 in the United Kingdom. Organisations certified as Top Employers dedicate themselves to providing the very best working environment for employees...

Mearns & company celebrates 25 years

Edinburgh based Financial Advice firm, Mearns & Company, is celebrating 25 years of excellence with a clear vision for the future. Established by Margaret Mearns in 1994 on the principles of fairness, integrity and empathy,...

Inverclyde Shares Tourism Goals with VisitScotland Chief Executive

Visit Scotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead visited Inverclyde as part of his 2019 Listening Tour. Malcolm met CalMac’s managing director Robbie Drummond before travelling to Kip Marina in Inverkip to meet Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce...

Avanti west coast unveiled as name for new railway partnership

FirstGroup and Trenitalia’s West Coast Partnership heralds a new era of innovative high-speed rail services Avanti West Coast has been unveiled as the name of the new InterCity West Coast rail franchise. Avanti, Italian for...

Businesses in Scotland will need to dig deep to embrace the upheavals the coming...

We should acknowledge the great work of many of our public and private services personnel who have been at the coal face working exceptionally hard throughout the festive season on behalf of us all. If...