Category: Development


If you don’t have room to fail you don’t have room to grow

Development

Seemingly simple, taught to you by no-one

As I’m getting older, I’m starting to realise how much life revolves around emails. Emailing is how we tend to go about making important decisions, such as applying for jobs or property, and sometimes just needing to make an exemplary first impression. It’s a fairly impersonal way to contact someone, but that doesn’t mean it’s… View Article

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The Four Gifts

Name of event: North West Expo Date: 26th November 2015 Location: Old Trafford Cricket ground Cost: Free Course content: 4 Quality of speakers: 5 Audience Interaction: 5 Venue: 5 Value for money: 5 Overall rating: 4.5 The first thing I immediately noticed once I went inside the event arena was the simple fact that there… View Article

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Thursday morning, I’d just arrived at Manchester Piccadilly train station at my usual time of 7:30

Thursday morning, I’d just arrived at Manchester Piccadilly train station at my usual time of 7:30am. But this was no ordinary Thursday morning. Instead of performing my usual hybrid of a run-walk (what I like to call ‘The Rulk’) to the metrolink, I met Cameron and we hopped on a train to the beautiful city… View Article

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We opened our doors to the public and this is what unfolded...

The Digital Skills Festival came to a close with the Open Day, this meant any businesses which took part in the Talent Day could invite students down to their studio. At Nuttersons, we jumped at the chance to open our doors and let people get a feel of how we work and the atmosphere of… View Article

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I spent the day at the Manchester Digital Skills Conference

I spent the day in Manchester’s beautiful town hall listening to educators and industry talk about the future of Manchester as a Digital Hub of the North.   Event: Digital Skills Festival Organiser: Manchester Digital Date: Tuesday 10th February 2015 Location: Manchester Town Hall Cost: Free Thank God I bothered to put makeup on this… View Article

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Last weekend my colleague Adam and I were lucky enough to attend a couple of great community learning projects happening as part of a larger initiative to get kids and adults alike onto a path of learning the art of computer programming.

Event: Code Club Salford @MadLab Organiser: Liz Smart – NW co-ordinator of CodeClub.org Date: Saturday 24th January Location: Manchester Digital Laboratory, 216 Chapel Street, Salford Cost: Free welcome day Event: Wythenshawe CoderDojo @wythydojo Organiser: CoderDojo Date: Sunday 25th January Location: Woodhouse Park Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe, Manchester M22 1QW Cost: Free We had several reasons for… View Article

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