January 2017

Asko Laitinen, Testing Specialist at Sunduka Ltd

By | January 12th, 2017|User Stories|

Asko Laitinen is a Testing Specialist at Sunduka Ltd. We asked Asko to share his experience of using Mapt and how it has helped him develop his skills.     Software changes ridiculously fast. And we applaud developers who aim to stay relevant in an ever-changing market. Tell us your story - why do you [...]

Chris Gibson, DI Analyst at LV=

By | January 11th, 2017|User Stories|

Chris is a DI Analyst at LV= who has been using Mapt for the last year. We caught up with him to find out more about him and how he uses Mapt.     How would you describe yourself? I'm an ops guy trying to expand my knowledge of Dev methodologies and tools to better [...]

New Mapt courses for January 2017

By | January 5th, 2017|New Mapt Titles|

We've added a legion of new learning resources to the Mapt Skill Plan categories this January so you can start 2017 on the right foot. It's not too late to make skill development one of your New Year's resolutions - Mapt has your back with new eBook and video courses added every month! Subscribe or start [...]

December 2016

November 2016

Join Our Customer Advisory Board (Jan – Dec 17)

By | November 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

At Packt, everything we create - from textbooks and videos to online learning platforms- is designed to help professional developers learn and achieve success in their tech career. We're seeking 10-15 engaged, industry tech experts to become part of our Customer Advisory Board from January until December 2017 to help us shape and develop our [...]

October 2016

The Developer Skills Lottery

By | October 31st, 2016|Skill Management|

The tech skills gap is an urgent problem. It’s not new and there’s not an overnight fix. In addition, there’s also a real and growing issue over a lack of recognised qualifications and ability to assess a developer’s true skill set. Why a skills gap? This is a topic which has been widely debated, and [...]