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Myth-busting learning code

Myth-busting learning code

Programmers, coders, developers- these are some of the most in-demand job titles in the world. With the rate that technology is progressing, it seems highly unlikely that this trend is going to slow down, which means that being able to code is a great feather to have in your cap. But what is learning to code really like? Is it as tough as you think? Is it easier than people say? And what are the common myths that surround the industry?

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One year on from GDPR

One year on from GDPR

It has been a year since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force. After the initial mass panic, akin to the pre-2000 millennium bug meltdown, things have settled down and businesses have started to get their heads around what the new rules mean for them.

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Finerton recommends: Music for coders

Finerton recommends: Music for coders

Did you know… music isn’t just a way of entertaining ourselves; it can also make us more productive. This is called the ‘Mozart Effect’ and the theory goes that when classical music is played in the background, an enhancement in brain activity and focus is recorded. Classical music has been shown to have a positive impact on both adults and children; according to research - those who listened to music complete their tasks more quickly and have better ideas than those who didn’t overall. Here are 5 classical pieces to help you work more productively .

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