Without writing lines of code, how do you - as an Individual Contributor - become someone who influences the opinions of multiple cohorts of people at once?
A Brown Bag session giving an overview of The Staff Engineer's Path, the book by Tanya Reilly.
What is a DDoS, and what does it look like to be on the receiving end of one? Who does this, why, and how? And what did we learn from our event in April?
It's all about confidence, and the systems, processes, technologies and best practices that remove the fear that comes when working with a large, customer-impacting codebase, and allows us to continue delivering new features to customers without breaking anything.
React helps encapsulate Front End tech into components, but how do you go about sharing those components across your organisation - for everyone to use, as easily as they would open-source components?
Open Source is a great idea for benefitting from the publicly available shared efforts of others, but what about sharing private code within your organisation?
Think you want to use TypeScript, but for one reason or another you’re not ready to make the leap into using .ts files?
Specifically, make your tools work for you.
I find colours fascinating, and I write code that goes into websites, so there’s bound to be a natural intersection between those two…
A Brown Bag session, discussing a recent project combining the principles of the Atomic Design principles from Fractal with the Drupal Content Management System.
Exploring the ways that we can pair Drupal with the latest cool kid on the block, React.
Making web fonts with Grunt
An introductory presentation to a new-fangled thing called 'Virtualisation' and how Vagrant and Docker are tools which could represent the future of development for our organisation.
A Brown Bag presentation covering two real-world examples of how the New Relic APM tool helps us to detect and rapidly resolve issues in production.
An overview of the ES6 specification, including answers to the questions: what actually is ECMAScript? And why should we care? And how do we actually go about using it?
A Brown Bag presentation overview of the 2015 London Edge Conference.
What is Git? What does it do, how does it work, how does it fit into my workflow? If you've ever wondered about the answers to any of those things, this session is designed for you, my friend.
A 10 minute ripping yarn through the world of responsive images.
Getting into GitHub, for fun, kudos and all that jazz.
A brief talk introducing Grunt as a task management option for the development team.
Lessons learnt and tips and tricks for successfully adapting Agency Development to Agile Ways of Working, and building performant working relationships in a B2B environment.
An Introduction to and overview of the Facebook Graph API, including the data available, how to fetch it, how to work with permissions, and how to use it to find and create data in Facebook with it.