2020: Year in Review

I honestly can’t quite believe it’s time for the year in review already! Typically this task is quite joyous as it gives me an excuse to plunge back through the archives and remember all that I got up to throughout the year. This year, of course – things will be…

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How to be Brilliant

Not long ago, I finished this book – ‘How to be Brilliant’ by Michael Hepnell. I really enjoyed the book, and found it a modern and surprisingly, not at all dated, having been written over a decade ago. I would recommend the read as I found it insightful. That said,…

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PDP : Build

Guys, the time has arrived. I am finally onto the build stage of my portfolio! The landing page is done…for now. There are few elements that are a bit off, but instead of scrutinising even further – imma leave it and return at a later date. I need a break…

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Gitting into Github

With HTML and CSS under my belt, the next module on the agenda was Github. March 3rd – Progress Report I’m half way through my Github module as part of the Break Into Tech blueprint, and I must say it’s not as terrifying as I thought it would be! I’d…

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Rehashing HTML and CSS

So I finished up last year and began this new decade by refreshing myself on the HTML and CSS module of the Skillcrush blueprint. Going over principles I’d already struggled with and then grasped perhaps 2 years ago was somewhat distressing because it highlighted to me that I had let…

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Podcasts I love

So guys, whilst I do write endlessly here and suggest you avidly read, it’s not every day words, you know? Sometimes, you need to give your eyes a rest but you don’t want to miss out on all the excitement and knowledge the world has to offer! Working on a…

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Portfolio Development Plan

I only had the bright spark to devise this project and subsequent plan on the 18th Feb, so I’m slightly on the back foot, but I need to kick off now to ensure I finish in time. Also if I give myself too much time to plan, I’ll overthink everything…

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JavaScript is kicking my butt

…and it has been for quite some time! HTML and CSS were no walk in the park, but they definitely came a lot more naturally than Mr JavaScript over here. I have been working my way through the Skillcrush web developer blueprint over the last weeks, and am very happy…

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Destination Unknown

Applying for jobs is a gruelling and unequivocally soul destroying process. I am passionate about few things, one of them is how much I dislike applying for jobs. Nothing makes me feel quite so inadequate about the skills and experience I have than inputting said information into different job databases…

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