What’s it like to intern at 101 Ways? Fun, and an actual game.

This is the first time I have written something like this - other than my driving instructor's review - so here goes... My name is Joshua Spunner; I am 17 and studying for my A-levels in Maths, Computer Science and Economics. Like many other (hopeful) engineers in the making, I love programming and gaming with my friends. One of my greatest technological achievements so far is by 12-years-old, I...

Talking Heads – Can You Solve a Problem Like Anxiety?

I’m sitting in the 101 Ways main office alone. I have a designated hot desk for when I come in, which of course defeats the object of hot desking, but it’s a small thing that helps me feel less anxious about the freelance writer lifestyle. Apt also because...

Agile 101 – How to play the game

Whilst there are lots of ways you can vary the game depending on the teams you have and the learning outcomes you want, the basic flow of the game play is common to all. Contents Inside each tin you will find a 20-sided dice and a collection of cards. You’ll...

Agile 101 – The Game and How it Happened

I have a lot of ideas; most of them barely stay in my head longer than the remainder of my commute. I often find myself racking my brain hours later trying to put the pieces together again for something which felt so clear and certain a few hours earlier, but ends...

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...

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...

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...

Ready to recap? Highlights from Codemotion Amsterdam 2018

Did we mention we went to Codemotion Amsterdam 2018? Oh, we did? Well, we're going to wax lyrical about it again because not only was it a fantastic event, it was a great success for 101 Ways on all fronts and ensured our Netherlands' launch got off to an impressive...

BREAKING NEWS – Saccade becomes part of 101 Ways!

Saccade - the network of freelance consultant CTOs - is becoming part of 101 Ways. For those that aren't in the know, Saccade has a history of helping digital businesses succeed in engineering and product endeavours by providing independent, experienced C-level...

Codemotion Amsterdam 2018 – Mudi Ugbowanko talks about the 101 Ways Serverless Lab

On 8 May, the 101 Ways' team descended on Amsterdam to attend the Codemotion 2018 conference. Although not strangers to Codemotion, this year was particularly exciting for us because we were there to showcase our expertise at our very own Serverless Lab. Alongside...