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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 […]
November 26, 2020

The best job interview advice you’re not taking: our top tips

Here at Aquarium, we’ve conducted our fair share of job interviews – and like to think we know a thing or two about what makes a good candidate. Though we’re sure you’ve read blog posts about job interview tips before, […]
November 26, 2020

Coding and creativity: why Monet, Davinci and Lowry would have made great developers

Think coding isn’t creative? Then think again. While stereotypes of a career in development might lead you to think it’s all numbers, logic and flickering cursors, you might be surprised that creativity is one of the top skills we look […]