Ideas & Insights

Pizzas and Lasers: Blue Wren Hit Preston
Pizzas and Lasers: Blue Wren hit Preston
bwsupport
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11 Oct 2017

At Blue Wren, while the team enjoy creating positive change for our clients, sometimes it’s essential to take some time out to indulge in some positive change for ourselves. And, with our ever-growing team of Blue Wren fledglings, what better way than to do this outside of the office environment with a spot of team […]

Using agile project management principles to influence business decisions
FEATURED: Using agile project management principles to influence business decisions
Matt Whatley
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27 Sep 2017

The agile project management principles we implement at Blue Wren help to drive the success of our clients’ projects – whether that’s crafting software or through our web development, design and builds. However, harnessing these principles doesn’t need to be confined to leading client projects, they can influence key business decisions; something we discuss in […]

Blue Wren responds to growing demand by expanding development team
Blue Wren responds to growing demand by expanding development team
Matt Whatley
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22 Sep 2017

At Blue Wren, we always look to create positive change for both ourselves and our clients. And September has seen some large steps taken towards strengthening our ever-growing team with the addition of Blue Wren’s latest fledglings, Zaeem and Tobias. Welcome Zaeem and Tobias! Zaeem is the latest Website Developer to join the Blue Wren […]

FEATURED: What Laravel 5.5 means for developers
Matt Whatley
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14 Sep 2017

Laravel 5.5 finally saw its release at the end of last month. Our software developer Max offered his insight to Computer Weekly earlier in August, where in he discussed what the different features to the update mean for developers. Check out Parts One and Two at the following links: http://bit.ly/What-Laravel-means-for-developers-part1 http://bit.ly/What-Laravel-means-for-developers-part2  

FEATURED: Q&A: How will GDPR affect your business?
Matt Whatley
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22 Aug 2017

GDPR is set to affect businesses on both a local and national scale when it arrives officially in May 2018. Dean, data protection officer here at Blue Wren, answered questions and discussed the implications of the new amendment to the Data Protection Act. You can find the article over on the LBV Hub by copy […]

HopFest 2017 logo
HopFest 2017 Draws Huge Crowds
Matt Whatley
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10 Jul 2017

The much-anticipated Hoppers Beer Festival kicked off on Friday at the home of Preston Grasshoppers RFC, Lightfoot Green. As HopFest 2017 sponsors, alongside a host of other local businesses, a number of the Blue Wren team were in attendance throughout the weekend, taking in some of the local music (as well as the odd local […]