Weeknotes #5

Week commencing 5th August 2019. Focus for the week This is the week that was tough but so rewarding. We had review meetings for two of our apprentices, which went...

Weeknotes #4

Week commencing 29th July 2019. Focus for the week This week I’m covering for our Head of service who’s taking a much deserved break. My focus is pretty much making...

Using skittles to shape software engineers

“What should I work on” is a question that different people in my team ask me, quite frequently. As a lead for a team of mostly software engineers, the range...

Weeknotes #3

Week commencing 22nd July 2019. I switched up the format of these again, borrowing from Matthew Cain as I really liked the questions that his heading prompted. So here goes;...

Weeknotes #1

Strategy writing I’ve just started working on a ‘systems strategy’ for the Revenues and Benefits service at LGSS. The service runs Council Tax, Housing Benefit, Business Rates, Blue Badge and...