Insights articles

What do investors look for in your tech startup?

Published on 14 Oct 2021, By Hugo Walker.

Knowing how to turn your venture into an investment magnet is key to getting the attention of the right type of investor while never feeling pressured to settle for a bad fit. So, how do you as a startup founder attract that perfect investor? Hugo presents 6 qualities investors will be looking for in your tech startup.

Using CASC to set up Slack messaging in Jenkins

Published on 21 Sep 2021, By Dulcie Jackson.

So you've set up your Jenkins server, and mastered Configuration-as-Code... but now you want to send Slack messages when your builds pass or fail? This tutorial will walk you through exactly that, using JCasC to set up the plugin and manage messaging within your pipelines.

Accessibility in tech

Published on 16 Sep 2021, By Dulcie Jackson.

In this deep dive, Dulcie takes a look at accessibility in tech: what it actually means and how developers and content creators can help people with a wide range of functional abilities use technology successfully.

How coworking spaces can give your remote team balance

Published on 19 Aug 2021, By Hugo Walker.

The rise of shared workspaces in cities and urban centres — there were 19,000 recorded worldwide in 2019 — shows no signs of slowing, with the global pandemic forcing businesses to recalibrate their approach to the working day.

Two Minute Tuesday #64 - Next.js

Published on 17 Aug 2021, By Julian Regan.

In episode #64 of Two Minute Tuesday, Julian takes a look at the latest version of Next.js (11), a popular React framework designed as a hybrid solution for both static site generation and server-side rendering.

Creating a brand

Published on 25 May 2021, By Matt Boyle.

A quick overview of what goes into making a brand, and I answer some common questions with regards to our approach; What is a brand? What is the process? How long will it take? ...

5 steps to Startup success

Published on 28 Apr 2021, By Hugo Walker.

Launching a successful startup isn't easy, so Hugo has 5 steps founders can take to set them on their way.