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Promotion Mahesh Subramanian as Scrumconnect CTO

Promotion Mahesh Subramanian as Scrumconnect CTO

July 8, 2020

We are delighted to announce the promotion of Mahesh Subramanian as Scrumconnect CTO. Mahesh joined Scrumconnect in November 2019 as a Tech Lead and soon progressed to Principal Technical Lead providing direction, guidance, and mentoring to a large team at the client site. This is a natural progression for Mahesh, given his broad technical expertise and his ability to build relationships across all levels with the team both within Scrumconnect and the client (Ministry of Justice). He has proved that he is the right person for the role.

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Promotion Mahesh Subramanian as Scrumconnect CTO
Making a difference one step at a time
Starting a new role during Covid-19 by David Todd

Starting a new role during Covid-19 by David Todd

June 16, 2020

Leaving a close team is never easy, least of all when you’re not able to say your goodbyes and wrap up your work in person. In my previous design role in the Care Quality Commission, our team was building an essential registration service for the care sector. Our design team used principles from the Government Service Standard and the GOV.UK Prototype Kit which is maintained by the Government Digital Service (GDS).

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Starting a new role during Covid-19 by David Todd
#Menshealthweek ‘Are we doing Enough?’

#Menshealthweek ‘Are we doing Enough?’

June 15, 2020

In honour of #menshealthweek, we are getting the best out of lockdown and making the most of the new normal. Taking action on COVID-19. We are encouraging the team to: Take regular breaks, take up a new hobby, go for walks, spend time with the family, having regular conversations in groups (Scrumconnect Coffee Morning Chats), individual calls. As well as creating a survey ‘Are We Doing Enough?’ which we will be analysing the feedback and making necessary adjustments where we can.

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#Menshealthweek ‘Are we doing Enough?’
Scrumconnect – Putting Our People First
Scrumconnect team works with DWP digital to release Pension credit online for Covid-19 impacted citizens

Scrumconnect team works with DWP digital to release Pension credit online for Covid-19 impacted citizens

May 15, 2020

We at Scrumconnect Consulting, are proud of our team working with DWP Digital to deliver something life-changing for our Pensioners. It is amazing to be apart of making a difference. The impact of it is already visible. Week 1 has already achieved a significant channel shift from telephone to online.

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Scrumconnect team works with DWP digital to release Pension credit online for Covid-19 impacted citizens
How to take back control during blurry lines of remote working
Levelling up … naturally

Levelling up … naturally

April 29, 2020

Lockdown is a strange beast, doing a search on the web to make sure you and your teams are doing the right thing brings a wealth of war stories and advice from those who have ‘been there before’ and ‘managed to survive’. If the truth be told, we’re not just surviving at Scrumconnect we seem to have levelled up naturally.

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Levelling up … naturally
From India to London – journey of our consultant so far
Remote onboarding and growing during Covid-19
Nominated for Best Tech For Good Project & Inspirational Team of The Year – Real IT Awards

Nominated for Best Tech For Good Project & Inspirational Team of The Year – Real IT Awards

March 13, 2020

Fantastic news!! DWP Child Maintenance Online Services team- The team is nominated for Best Tech For Good Project & Inspirational Team of The Year – Real IT Awards in July. Scrumconnect consultants are providing services to this team. Well done Jenny Gibson, Fay Cooper and team. The team made a real difference to vulnerable users and it has not been an easy ride. It is fantastic to see our valiant efforts recognised.

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Nominated for Best Tech For Good Project & Inspirational Team of The Year – Real IT Awards