Conversations with the Crew: Meet Kate Greentree

We've been keeping her to ourselves for the last fortnight, but finally it's time to introduce you to one of our new starters; meet Kate Greentree.  She joins Ally Mitchell and Gracy Carey as part of the 101 Ways' Talent dream team. Keen to know more about the Surrey native, I sat down with Kate to talk recruitment, the future of tech and what she wants to call her not-yet-purchased sausage dogs...

WTF are the obstacles to career changing?

On 24 July, we held our WTF is... changing careers event and not only did we have a great turn out, the evening was full of inspiring women (and a man) sharing thoughts, feelings, stories and advice that created a warm, supportive atmosphere. So much so, people...

Women’s Tech Focus has a new look!

Have your spidey senses been tingling? Well they haven’t gone crazy - something is very much 'up' at 101 Ways and it’s got us in all in a spin. Behind the scenes, we’ve been weaving ideas together to design the perfect logo for our fantastic Women’s...

101 Ways Event: cto zone talks ‘Exit Strategies’

Following cto zone’s successful kick off in April, we’re back with our new identity, great talks, food and opportunities to network. Join us at The Driver in Kings Cross on Wednesday 18 July 2018 from 6pm onwards for this month's edition where we’ll be...

101 Ways Event: WTF…is Changing Careers

Fancy a career in tech but don’t know where to start? Or are you already in the industry, but want to move from one area to another, or climb the ladder to senior management? Regardless of your situation, if you’re thinking about career changing or have taken...

Want to know how to ‘Start-up, Scale-up and Go Global’?

At 101 Ways we love a good panel talk. So we’re thrilled that our CEO Kelly Waters will be speaking at the next #YouEqualTech event ‘Start-up, Scale-up and Go Global: A Recipe For Success’ on Tuesday 17 July 2018. The aim of #YouEqualTech events is to...

Why do so many companies fail at scaling Agile?

A battle-scarred Delivery Director, I’ve been in the Agile world for a while now, and still the debate rages on; why is Agile so hard to scale successfully? And what if anything, can we do about it? Interview questions often focus on people’s experience...

101 Ways Event: iwomm 2.4 – Introduction to Web Assembly

Our tech community, It Works on My Machine (iwomm), is ready and waiting to introduce you to Web Assembly at our next event on 5 July 2018 at 6.30pm. Take your seat as the team walk you through the central problems with web development and invite you to join...

How to deploy your own serverless app: A step-by-step guide

In case you hadn’t realised, we’re quite taken with serverless. Running our 101 Serverless Lab at Codemotion Amsterdam and extolling its virtues in our recent post about why, if you haven’t done it, there are six very excellent reasons for going serverless...

Why we’re priding ourselves on diversity and inclusivity

After a morning of drizzle, the sun is streaming through the windows at 101 Ways HQ in Old Street, London on a late Thursday afternoon, forming a semi-rainbow on the chair I’m about to sit in. Apt, I think, as I’m about to interview Zane Gambasin, COO of 101...

6 things you need to know about serverless

Serverless - the Serverless Application Framework - is a toolkit for deploying and operating serverless architectures. It’s an innovative and revolutionary technology allowing developers to focus on creating applications, rather than be distracted by building...