Software QA Leader Przemek Furtak explores the challenge of building high-quality software – and the complexity of defining ‘quality’ in the first place.
In the second of our four-part forecasting series, scrum master Dave Longman discusses his approach to estimating how long it takes to complete a story.
In the first of a four-part series, Account Director Dave Longman explores whether estimates are a useful tool – and how to forecast project progress effectively.
To achieve ambitious digital goals, council IT teams need to move away from slow traditional development practices and embrace Agile.
uncils have vast amounts of data with untapped potential. Our work with Cornwall Council focuses on unlocking that potential and increasing data literacy across its workforce.
Headforwards co-founder Craig Girvan reflects on our hiring process, how we choose the right talent, and the work we put in to help them thrive in their roles.
See how microservices and containers fit into the Agile toolset – and how they’re helping organisations enable continuous delivery.
With low-code tools growing in popularity, is citizen development a worthy investment for organisations – or could it cause more problems than it solves?
Software dev Barney Nicholls reflects on how 24-hour development challenges can help organisations encourage creative thinking – and overcome real obstacles.
As councils adopt new software and processes to improve operations, digital literacy and change management are becoming vital for success.
Headforwards founders Toby Parkins and Craig Girvan discuss the transition to working from home – and how to preserve an agile culture over video chat.
We explore some of the misconceptions and risks around AI – and how to overcome them for a successful implementation.
What’s the difference between onshoring and offshoring – and does it really matter in modern software development?
Outsourcing can be the secret to software development that delivers long-term value for organisations across all verticals – if you choose the right provider
Data science is one of the fastest growing fields in tech and one of the most exciting, as it has such huge potential to help shape the future of business and society.
We asked three of our own to talk about their focal points when practising the art of Scrum. Andy Roberts talks about his take on the role
We asked three of our own to talk about their focal points when practising the art of Scrum.
As staff around the world have moved to working from home during lockdown, Headforwards has looked at its productivity impact in comparison with office based working.
We asked three of our own to talk about their focal points when practising the art of Scrum. Mike Fosker talks about his take on the role.
There are many areas to consider but here are the three key elements that we believe should be cornerstones of an outsourced software development project.