All things tech in the west

Category: Blogs

IT Girls in Lisbon for Web Summit 2017

Guest Blog: IT Girls Collaborative take on Web Summit 2017

The highlights and trends which inspired the South West women tech group at the world's largest technology conference
16th November 2017 Read more...

Threads #4: Top tips on preparing for GDPR

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how businesses can ensure they're well-prepared for General Data Protection Regulations
31st October 2017 Read more...

Mind Doodle is live mind mapping TEDxBristol

Guest blog: Mind Doodle's Tess Coughlan-Allen on how mind-mapping can enrich the way TedXBristol audiences interpret key messages
30th October 2017 Read more...

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The Grants Ninja says “No!”

Guest blog: Michael Youngman on why sometimes choosing not to apply for funding can be the most sensible option
30th October 2017 Read more...

5 video technologies making waves in digital marketing

Guest blog: Evelyn Timson takes a look at five areas that are radically reshaping digital video and how we, as consumers, interact with it
13th October 2017 Read more...

“Have you heard about the latest changes to social media?”

Guest blog: Social media guru Luan Wise on making sure you are concentrating on the right thing with social marketing
10th October 2017 Read more...

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Scaling up: Remembering the human factor when you are growing your company

Guest blog: Simon Darnton on how not to get lost in process as your company expands
5th October 2017 Read more...

How tech is shaking up the food and drink industry

Guest blog: Emma Smith, CEO of Bath-based restaurant loyalty app Memberoo, on the tech that's changing the way restaurants do business
2nd October 2017 Read more...

Threads #3: Top tips on retaining your best people

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on why good people leave and how a business can motivate them to stay
28th September 2017 Read more...

Threads #2: Top tips on refining your leadership style

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how to take a step back and make objective improvements in your leadership style
4th September 2017 Read more...

Why it’s fine to ask a mobile user to “Click”

Guest blog: Bristol-based full-stack developer Martin Joiner explains why he thinks dev-cum-UXers should worry less about which word we use
31st August 2017 Read more...

What does scaling up your business actually mean to you?

Guest blog: Business mentor Simon Darnton on whether traditional scalability is true success
29th August 2017 Read more...

Top tips on how to delegate from the Threads meetup

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how to let go and allow your business to grow
23rd August 2017 Read more...

Setting the scene for an open and engaging approach to tech education

Guest blog: Jill Hodges, Founder of Fire Tech - providers of creative tech education courses for kids - gives her take on closing the UK's tech skills gap
31st July 2017 Read more...

The 3 P’s of the entrepreneurial mindset

Guest Blog, Matt West, Entrepreneur Development Manager at business incubator Entrepreneurial Spark, tells us what characteristics he's noticed in successful entrepreneurs
26th July 2017 Read more...

The Right Trousers: developing the tech for robot-assisted trousers

Guest blog: A look behind the scenes in the Bristol Robotics Laboratory, whose testing of soft robotics will contribute to the ‘Right Trousers’ project
12th July 2017 Read more...

What to expect when growing your tech team from 2 to 5

Guest blog: ADLIB's Mike Harley chats to Bristol-based digital agency Goram & Vincent on successfully scaling up its tech team
11th July 2017 Read more...

Are you the biggest hindrance to scaling up your business?

Guest blog: Business mentor Simon Darnton on how you need to trust others with your company's development
6th July 2017 Read more...

Alice in Wales

Six questions startups should ask before entering the social media rabbit hole

Guest blog: Sarah Chidgey, founder of Bristol-based Net PR, on how new businesses should approach using social media
16th June 2017 Read more...

Collaboration and creativity: Don’t dismiss the innovation potential of the individual

Guest blog: Business and organisational development coach Simon Darnton on how to prevent group thinking choking innovation
31st May 2017 Read more...