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December 28, 2020

Remote onboarding: how to settle into a new job when working from home

With home working becoming the norm in 2020, the UK has seen a rise in the number of people starting new jobs remotely. While employers will hopefully have designed an onboarding process to meet the challenges of operating away from […]
December 28, 2020

Risk-taking vs Risk management

For some employers, the decision to recruit a risk-taker is one made with trepidation. However, we love people who are not afraid to take a chance: it is these hires that really help our business grow and move in exciting […]
December 28, 2020

Why gamers make great programmers

The last two decades have seen unprecedented growth for the gaming industry and it is estimated that there are more than 30 million gamers in the UK – and nearly 3 billion worldwide. But what does this have to do […]
December 28, 2020

How to prepare for a developer job interview

At Aquarium Software, we have hired our fair share of developers and can tell when a candidate has prepared for the interview. There is nothing more impressive than a candidate who has clearly done their homework, so we thought we […]
November 26, 2020

Creativity at work: how to boost your creative thinking skills

Need help thinking outside the box? While you might assume that creativity is entirely innate, you might be surprised to hear that it’s a learnable skill and mindset – you just need to be willing. At Aquarium, we love creative […]
November 26, 2020

How to manage your mental health when working from home

Working from home has its perks. No more commuting, no more being chained to a desk, no more arguing over the air conditioning – but remote working is not without its challenges. Covid-19 has changed how we work and this […]