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

by Rachel Murray, 20 September 2018

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 […]

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Talking Heads – Can You Solve a Problem Like Anxiety?

by Rachel Murray, 07 September 2018

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 anxiety is actually what I’m here to […]

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Agile 101 – How to play the game

by Emma Hopkinson-Spark, 20 August 2018

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 need to keep score as […]

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Agile 101 – The Game and How it Happened

by Emma Hopkinson-Spark, 16 August 2018

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 up dismissed and forgotten […]

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Conversations with the Crew: Meet Kate Greentree

by Rachel Murray, 08 August 2018

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 […]

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WTF are the obstacles to career changing?

by Rachel Murray, 03 August 2018

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 were actually reluctant to leave! (Probably helped by […]

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Women’s Tech Focus has a new look!

by Rachel Murray, 24 July 2018

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 Tech Focus (WTF) community. Something that adequately represents the […]

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