Conference Highlights: Write the Docs Portland 2019

Posted by Avi Flax

I attended my first Write the Docs conference last year, in Portland. I’d been passionate about documentation and knowledge sharing at work for many years, but I’d been a professional documentarian for only about six months. It was therefore galvanizing and inspiriting to be surrounded by hundreds of like-minded people, people creating a community with strong and clear values that resonated with me. This community is incredibly friendly, warm, inclusive, egalitarian, supportive, helpful, friendly, and thoughtful. That’s one of the primary reasons the conference was extremely valuable for me last year, and why I was eager to attend again this year.

I hope sharing my highlights from the conference will be helpful to anyone working on software documentation or considering attending a similar event.

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ClojureCircle at Funding Circle

Posted by Anna Keren

Funding Circle hosted its 4th ClojureCircle meet-up on 7th March 2019. Despite cold, rainy and windy weather on the day, many Clojure community engineers came to the event to listen to the talks, socialise and exchange their experiences.

Our host...

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Tech Leadership Event at Funding Circle

Posted by Anna Keren

We hosted a Technology Leadership Event on 12th December 2018. The idea behind the evening was to bring together leaders within the world of software engineering to network and share knowledge around innovation and the challenges that technology managers...

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ClojureCircle at Funding Circle

Posted by Anna Keren

We hosted the third Clojure Circle meet-up this year at the Funding Circle London HQ. We were joined by fifty of London’s finest for the presentations as well as the mandatory beers, pizza and socialising.

Our aim once again was to host and enable...

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