A day in the life of a 21st-century secretary

The old fashioned secretary was stereotypically a lady who sat behind a desk in front of the bosses office guarding the door with their life, with most of their day spent taking minutes by shorthand, typing letters and running errands. This role sure has evolved! The 21st-century secretary is now a Business Administrator, PA or … Continue reading A day in the life of a 21st-century secretary

Breaking the stereotype – It’s not all about uni

It’s not all about Uni “What university are you going to?” “How many offers have you got so far?” “You’re not going to university? Oh, right.” UCAS, UCAS, and more UCAS. The struggles of going to a private school and not going to university. Since I was in year 7, I had attended a private … Continue reading Breaking the stereotype – It’s not all about uni

2018 awards round-up

2018 has been a big year for Invotra and seems to have passed in the blink of an eye. With an array of awards which we were nominated for and/or won, the time seems to have flown by and now Christmas is again knocking down our door, it’s time for us to reflect on a … Continue reading 2018 awards round-up

‘What six months as a cyber security apprentice has taught me’ by Luke Parry

Earlier this year I decided to take on my second apprenticeship with Invotra in cyber security. I’m now six months in and I’ve been exposed to a variety of topics from fundamental security principles to more in-depth network security, open source intelligence and encryption. In the past, I had primarily been concerned with the security … Continue reading ‘What six months as a cyber security apprentice has taught me’ by Luke Parry

60 Seconds with our Apprentice Tester, Jack

‘As a tester, I ensure that our product functions according to the specification so that our customers are always satisfied’ Can you tell us about your role and responsibilities at Invotra? My role surrounds going through the various stages of testing i.e integration sites, pre-production sites and live sites. I provide both practical and theoretical … Continue reading 60 Seconds with our Apprentice Tester, Jack