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Starting is easy, persistence is an art

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January 20, 2020

A Note to Recruiters from a Developer

Recruitment in the Web Development and IT Industry is notoriously ruthless and overcrowded. How do Developers feel about this and how can recruiters stand out to their candidates?

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JSON APIs with Laravel: Part 1 - Learning the Ropes

Most of a server-side / back-end developer's role will involve integrating with, or serving up APIs. In this short series, we're going to make our own very basic JSON API using Laravel. I'm not sure how long the series will be, however I'd like to cover...

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Work Burnout - Prevention and Treatment

I am not a licensed Psychologist, nor certified in any medial profession. This post is entirely of my own opinion and reflects my personal experiences. If you believe you are suffering from Burnout, or know a colleague who is - find some help. This can...

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January 20, 2020

A Note to Recruiters from a Developer

Recruitment in the Web Development and IT Industry is notoriously ruthless and overcrowded. How do Developers feel about this and how can recruiters stand out to their candidates?

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January 14, 2020

A 'Who's Who' breakdown of the 'big names' in Laravel

Laravel is a worldwide and industry defining framework. There's a few key names in the community that you've seen / heard of - or maybe want to look into.

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January 10, 2020

Writing Clean Skinny Controllers in Laravel using the '__invoke()' method

Laravel is all about writing clean, minimal code, that does a lot and is easy to maintain. Often this means that controllers get bloated with methods of endpoints all

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January 1, 2020

2020 - New Year, New Decade - New Approach?

2019 is coming to an end pretty soon. What have I got planned for 2020? Well..!

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