The benefits of Agile can be significant to a business, particularly in the current era and upcoming turbulent times we’re likely to be facing. Scrum master and Agile Lead, Tom Clark shares the benefits of ‘real Agile’ and how to avoid the buzzword version.
Away days can be a bit marmite, but earlier this year we dragged 10 of our team to Devon for not one, not two, but THREE away days in a rural pub. We all made it back alive and with plenty of outcomes to implement. Here’s why we did it and the lessons we learned.
Peter has been with Headforwards for almost a decade working as a developer in Services Portal for one of our large Telecommunication clients. Prior to Headforwards Peter gained experience in a number of sectors, ranging from Insurance, publishing and even recreational air sports. Peter started his Headforwards journey developing in Perl but has since progressed to Go.
Headforwards founding director Toby Parkins shares his thoughts about how Agile approach can help businesses innovate in challenging times.
Business Analyst Niall O’Connor talks to us about studying classics, two decades working in IT, and delivering client projects at Headforwards in our latest Meet the Team.
Unique to Headforwards, technical sprints offer valuable time for analysis, reflection, and upskilling. Product Manager Owen Hodge explains the wide-ranging benefits for all.
Our Meet the Team series introduces you to some of the people and personalities from across Headforwards. In this article, we’re joined by Kwasi Danso, who shares how he got into software development and his professional path so far.
Headforwards founding director Toby Parkins introduces Headforwards Advisory. Learn how it can help you leverage the greatest value from your software, data, cyber and cyber security.
A combination of business pressures and multiple stakeholders can risk a technology-led approach to development projects. Here’s how to change tack to get the best outcomes instead.
Greg West is a Full Stack Developer, who works as part of Headforwards Special Projects Team. In his Meet the Team article Greg discusses the importance of collaboration, and talks about the latest project he’s been working on.
Do you use Angular or React for your software development projects? Is it always an easy decision? Full Stack Developers Greg West and Andy Weir debated the pros and cons of both.
For 2023, we’re hosting a series of workshops and webinars to support tech leaders as they navigate the pressures and changing priorities. Places for these sessions will be limited, so don’t miss out and register your interest.
Sam Perry is a Developer on the CXP team at Headforwards. His final year of university was spent locked down at his family home in Cornwall, and the new world of remote working changed his plans for the future.
Headforwards CIO Advisory partner Pete Reed explains how leveraging and using the cloud well, as a part of your digital transformation journey, can provide great business value.
While there’s no doubt technology is becoming more complex, Headforwards Full Stack .Net Developer Phil Hargreaves makes the case for going back to basics with software development.
Software developers today need to have the full package of technical skills and teamwork. Headforwards Full Stack Developer Emma Grimes explains.
Who’s winning in the space race at the moment? Is it Elon Musk or Jeff Bezos? Right now actually, it feels like Cornwall is. As the UK’s first horizontal satellite launch is set to take place from Cornwall this autumn, Headforwards founding director Toby Parkins shares his thoughts on how the tech sector needs to build on the excitement and take the opportunity to engage the next generation.
Nine months ago, Headforwards Full Stack Developer, Andy Weir changed roles. Read about the lessons he learned supporting a HealthTech transformation.
In a world of increasing automation, Software QA Leader Przemek Furtak discusses the growing importance of humans in software development.
The process of undergoing a Digital Transformation requires organisations to continue to run their business at the same time as transforming. CIO Advisory Partner, Pete Reed says companies must give both the old world and the new world attention, being careful not to let one overtake the other.
We chat to Louise, a Business Intelligence Developer, about how her role combines creativity with technology in our next Meet the Team blog.