"I talk to people about the amazing things we do at Northcoders"
has a dog called Steven who howls when he hears bagpipes.
Dimmi - Promesses
Jimi Hendrix - Fire
Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 2 in C Minor
You're here on our website. Law of attraction.
"I head up operations and make sure everything runs smoothly"
uut cycling if the weather is nice or beer tasting in the local pub if it's not!
is playful and funny and it's hard to know if he is being serious or not (From Lisa, my wife. actually, at the time of writing, wife in T -2 days!)
Rocket Man - Elton John
Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
The Good Die Young - Outlawz ft. Tupac
Most of the early material by Oasis, Arctic Monkeys or The Streets!
It's the best thing I ever did and I am confident it will be the best thing you will ever do.
"I design and deliver the course's curriculum and coordinate the classroom team."
cycling on my Brompton, reading science fiction and/or eating tasty vegan food.
can only write good code when listening to Jazz music!
...because it's an amazing way of making asynchronous code easy to read and maintain.
Moanin' - Art Blakely and the Jazz Messengers
Before This Day - Wave Pictures
Blessings - Chance the Rapper
It's the main way humans are going to be solving the world's problems for the foreseeable future.
"I connect and support our growing community of awesome coders, and lead the Part Time Bootcamp."
doing yoga, reading or learning foreign languages.
makes a mean Pineapple Upside Down Cake which many students have had the joy of sampling
It teaches you to think in new ways, grow continually and challenge yourself daily
"I support Northcoders' incredible graduates on their post-course journey into their first role as a Software Developer."
hanging out with my kids, going to gigs, baking bread with my son (Daddy Dough Care), listening to music, eating great food and watching Liverpool FC.
co-owns a record label that has released a number 1 record.
La Ritournelle - Sébastien Tellier
What Does It Feel Like - Felix Da Housecat (Röyksopp Return To The Sun Remix)
Brimful of Asha - Cornershop (Norman Cook Remix)
This Sweet Love - James Yuill
...In the words of a fellow Cohort 1 student, it will "quite literally change your life"
"I help to grow Northcoders through marketing, and I fiddle with the website and our internal codebases!"
hiking in the beautiful countryside of my homeland, Wales, or painting watercolours.
used to be a Karate instructor.
Because running this command reminds me of all the hours of pain I'm saving by using Firebase! It's amazing!
RAMsterdam - RAM
Ride - Lana Del Rey
Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd
It's creative, it's satisfying, it's rewarding and it's lifechanging!
I once tried winter sports and was savaged by a German Shepherd. I now fear dogs, sports and winter.
(I make a lot of mistakes)
The Magnetic Fields' 69 Love Songs is the best album ever.
It's creative, challenging, empowering, in-demand, fun and inclusive.
"I run the Northcoders social media accounts and handle inbound marketing efforts"
writing, recording and performing music.
is 1/16 Native American
All My Friends - LCD Soundsystem
Rejoice - Alex G
What A Pleasure - Beach Fossils
The possibilities of what you can create with code are endless!
"I manage all things finance!"
chilling with my cat, Koby; aromatherapy or going for a couple of glasses of red and a Chinese with my friends!
"I mentor and support our students"
on a train! Hiking, bike ride or generally hanging out with my family.
once forgot how stairs worked.
while (adie === 'tired') giveCoffee();
Just need to figure out how to get the coffee machine to understand
Teenage Kicks - The Undertones
Work, work, work (pub, club, sleep) - The Rakes
Wastin' My Time - Eagles of Death Metal
It allows you to make a dent in the universe.
"I create pages for our website & contribute ideas to help spread the word about what we do at Northcoders"
dangling upside down in a hammock or playing games with family!
used to want to be a Bollywood dancer.
Recursion - it's annoyingly interesting!
Light of the Seven - Ramin Djawadi
It opens up a variety of doors to an adventurous future!
"I'm a mentor for budding Northcoders."
can eat more than you!
generateHandler function that works nicely with React. It's a great way to cut down on having to re-write multiple handlers that do very similar things.
Crosstown traffic - Jimi Hendrix
Golden Skans - Klaxons
the more you learn the more interesting it becomes.
"I support students with their work and help develop and deliver the curriculum"
making music, playing games, writing words, walking dog, entertaining child or eating food.
likes chips dipped in Creme Egg.
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Everything in its Right Place - Radiohead
La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin - Debussy
Sunday Morning - The Velvet Underground & Nico
It's the most cost-effective way of ruling the world.
"I mentor the northcoders students and ensure they are getting the most out of their northcoders experience"
usually singing in a choir.
has a fully symmetric name.
console.log(0.1 + 0.2)
Disorder - Joy Division
In the Court of the Crimson King - King Crimson
Parasite - Nick Drake
Coding gives you the ability to be creative and innovative by exploring a world of precise logical structures.
"I work with exciting tech companies in the North to understand their needs and help bridge the digital skills gap, and do it all with a smile on my face :) "
socialising, going to meetups, running.
has a question for everything!
React VR - It uses the same design as React, letting you compose a rich VR world and UI from declarative components.
All Night Long - Mary Jane
Girls Around the World - Daft Punk
Shoop - Salt N' Pepa
It costs nothing to try and is a great way to do something creative!
"I help to support the Northcoders' Community, planning and running events, assisting with interviews and ensuring our cohort has access to everything they need."
creating and exploring. Finding interesting events is my superpower and I frequently attend live shows, exhibitions, theatre productions and anything else that captures my interest.
reviews theatre productions for the Manchester Theatre Awards Youth Panel. She loves seeing fringe productions and dives into the chaos of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (almost) every year.
The Cave Singers - Gift and the Raft (because sometimes it can be tricky to stay afloat with coding.)
Queen - Breakthrough (everyone learning to code needs to find a final breakthrough!)
Starship - We Built This City (because everyone needs a song to dance to when they write some code and it works perfectly.)
coding opens doors and offers incredible career potential, embrace the opportunity to learn and create new technology now and see who knows where coding might take you.