CookiesHQStartup
February 5, 2016

Result of our January asynchronous stand-up experiment, and February deep work experiment

In January, for our first experiment of the year, we've decided to test asynchronous textual stand-ups on the whole team, and see how it would go for us.
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CookiesHQDevelopmentStartup
January 13, 2016

Why are we A/B testing asynchronous stand-ups?

As stated last year, we've recently decided to run a series of A/B tests on ourselves. Our first experiment is moving our strict, connected and in-person team stand-ups for a…
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CookiesHQDevelopmentStartup
December 17, 2015

Can you A/B a team?

When we started CookiesHQ, we always had the idea of becoming an open and always improving company.We've been refining our processes, found ways to become a remote first company, introduced…
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CommunityCookiesHQDevelopmentWeb
November 17, 2015

Introducing the CookiesLab – a time to play, hack and experiment!

CookiesHQ is busier than ever. Between new client projects, and previous clients coming for more development, the last 12 months have been extremely busy, to say the least.
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CommunityCookiesHQWeb
October 15, 2015

Kyero is recruiting a digital project manager

Kyero is one of our oldest client, and it's with great pleasure that today we're helping their team recruit a new project manager.
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DevelopmentWeb
October 7, 2015

Creating a marketplace in the UK – investigation around payment providers

We've recently had to do some research around providers that would allow us to create a marketplace payment scheme type. If you're in the same boat, we hope that you…
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CommunityDevelopmentStartupWeb
September 25, 2015

Forget under-promise and over-deliver – be accurate!

This is a common advice given when you start a business. In order to get happy clients, you need to under-promise and over-deliver. But when trying to grow a serious…
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DevelopmentWeb
July 16, 2015

Query Rails time zones based on hours or days for cron jobs

If your project uses time zones, it's likely that you will sometimes want to perform a task at a certain hour of the day in the timezone. It turns out…
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DevelopmentWeb
June 18, 2015

How to get more value out of your Heroku dynos, and speed up your Rails application

We recently went through a couple of optimisations on a Rails app that we're building. The application is hosted on Heroku, but most of the points here will get you…
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CommunityCookiesHQDevelopmentStartupWeb
May 26, 2015

What is Digestive.io and how it will help agencies to communicate better with their clients.

Digestive.io is our latest side project. It helps project managers with their daunting, but necessary, weekly progress report updates. So far, internally, our project managers save on average 4 hours…
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