How to Close the Gender Gap in Computer Science

The history of computer science is a history of the innovations and hard work of women. For every Ada Lovelace or Grace Hopper, countless unnamed coders and designers have toiled to develop the systems on which today’s world operates: indeed, it has become almost a truism to point out that the industry originally considered computer programming to be … More How to Close the Gender Gap in Computer Science

11 tips for becoming a LinkedIn power user

LinkedIn appears to be a pretty intuitive platform when you first sign up, but if you’re serious about using the professional networking site to meaningfully develop your career then it requires a bit more thought than maintaining your regular social profiles. While some of the recommended improvements are cosmetic and some are about building deeper … More 11 tips for becoming a LinkedIn power user

How to boost your confidence and make an impact

When you spot a colleague – or dreaded rival! – who seems to overflow with confidence in the workplace, it’s easy to assume that they’re working from a position of complete inner-belief. In fact, there’s a pretty good chance that they’re working from the outside-in. Confidence isn’t just the result of ability and success. It … More How to boost your confidence and make an impact

12 Desk Hacks To Make You More Productive At Work

Whether you work from your home or a busy office, your desk and everything around it should be carefully arranged to make you feel as creative, energized and stress-free as possible. You see, when you treat your desk as an obligatory layover between your breakfast counter and an evening on the couch, you fill it … More 12 Desk Hacks To Make You More Productive At Work

How To Win An Argument And Strengthen Your Career

Making progress in your career means finding a careful balance between personal drive and team spirit. On the one hand, you’re ambitious, full of ideas, and you want prove to the world that you deserve a shot at success. On the other hand, nobody likes a show-off or a know-it-all – and nobody wants to … More How To Win An Argument And Strengthen Your Career

How to stay productive when facing a deadline

Most of us work pretty hard to ensure an even schedule throughout the working week: five or more days of calm, measured – if industrious – productivity. Yet most people will also recognize the simple truth that, from time to time, work tends to get bunched up together. Whether it’s a fast-approaching deadline, a backlog … More How to stay productive when facing a deadline