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Ashley Firth

Front-end Developer / Author / Manager / Speaker


A few ways to improve your home office

July 15, 2020 / Reading time: ~10 minutes

With the date we all return to offices being a moving target, it might be worth making a few tweaks to your remote setup to make the time a little more enjoyable.

Useful shortcuts to reduce mouse use

July 8, 2020 / Reading time: ~8 minutes

Changing volume or brightness by smaller amounts, re-opening the tab you just closed, typing out emojis, and quite a few more.

Controlling the madness of work with two apps

June 30, 2020 / Reading time: ~10 minutes

I needed to stop trusting my brain with loads of small things. If it didn't feel swamped by those, I could give far bigger things the time they deserve.

Good ways to manage a remote team in lockdown

June 23, 2020 / Reading time: ~11 minutes

We’re experiencing remote working that we didn’t ask for. That changes a teams mindset, and as managers we need to work hard to help.

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