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Negative sentiment in the fibre industry

Negative sentiment in the fibre industry

94% of the fibre workers we spoke to for Pickr’s Fibre Worker Survey 2019 said they’d still be in the industry in 2 years’ time. This suggests there are high levels of engagement in the sector, yet further discussion revealed some deep-seated frustrations. We look at...

On the sofa with Clare Sherwood

On the sofa with Clare Sherwood

The Pickr platform is a bespoke product designed to serve the fibre industry. The technology we’re building is making it quicker and easier for businesses to connect with the talent they need. That doesn’t happen by happy accident. Each feature must be...

Work Audit Tool: Get proof, get paid

Work Audit Tool: Get proof, get paid

Pay can be a contentious issue in any industry. Particularly if it’s being withheld. Anecdotally, not getting paid for completed work seems disproportionately commonplace in fibre. One fibre worker we spoke to, said “Most companies I’ve worked for self-employed will...

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Finalists for National Technology Awards

Finalists for National Technology Awards

Pickr are delighted to announce we've been shortlisted for not one, but two National Technology Awards! We've been named as finalists in the Start-up Tech Company of the Year and the Construction Technology of the Year categories! These shortlists recognise the...

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Negative sentiment in the fibre industry

Negative sentiment in the fibre industry

94% of the fibre workers we spoke to for Pickr’s Fibre Worker Survey 2019 said they’d still be in the industry in 2 years’ time. This suggests there are high levels of engagement in the sector, yet further discussion revealed some deep-seated frustrations. We look at...

On the sofa with Clare Sherwood

On the sofa with Clare Sherwood

The Pickr platform is a bespoke product designed to serve the fibre industry. The technology we’re building is making it quicker and easier for businesses to connect with the talent they need. That doesn’t happen by happy accident. Each feature must be...

Work Audit Tool: Get proof, get paid

Work Audit Tool: Get proof, get paid

Pay can be a contentious issue in any industry. Particularly if it’s being withheld. Anecdotally, not getting paid for completed work seems disproportionately commonplace in fibre. One fibre worker we spoke to, said “Most companies I’ve worked for self-employed will...