SheCodes, she blogs...

A 'return to work' and 'informally trained' Woman in Tech.

An open and honest account of progressing from a self-taught solo coder to an agile software developer. All content and views expressed in this blog are my own.

Documenting your code – a luxury or a necessity?

Documenting your code is a marmite topic, a quick google search spews forth articles either dead against the idea or all for it, there’s no room for sitting on the fence.

Why Taking a Day Job Doesn’t Mean I’ve Failed as a Startup Founder

I’m a co-founder of an early stage startup. But I’ve made the decision to get myself a full time job. Am I mad? No. Have I failed? Emphatically not. So what’s the deal?

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Me, Myself and Imposter Syndrome

It’s never a good time ahead when Little Miss Imposter Syndrome pays a visit. But I’ve sent her packing back to where she came from.

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How I landed my first tech job at age 48

So I landed my first tech job. I won’t lie, it wasn’t easy, and I almost gave up. But I’m glad I didn’t and this is a list of 7 tips on what worked to get me through.

Lessons Learnt Tech Job Hunting as a Woman Returner in 2017.

I was really pleased to kiss goodbye to 2017. Having started job hunting back in May, it’s been the most soul destroying, confidence sucking past 8 months I’ve ever had to endure.

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WeAreTheCity Shortlist 2016

I’ve been shortlisted for the WeAretheCity Top 100 Rising Star Awards 2016 Entrepreneur Category and I need your vote!

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Getting More Women Into Tech

I’ve often thought about what took me so long to get involved in the tech industry and then I realised.

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Kent Digital Awards 2015 Winner

Complete girl geek heaven with the Kent Digital Awards 2015 and a Responsive Day Out in Brighton.

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Be the Ruler of Your Domain

Would you hand over your keys to a stranger without keeping a set for yourself?