Onboarding Remote Colleagues – Learning From the Best

Sebastián Pérez HR, Insights, Projects Leave a Comment

Onboarding remotely: it is not always a choice anymore due to the current COVID-19 situation. But, especially in these times, onboarding cannot be forgotten or cut back on. In our previous posts, we highlighted the importance of team and personal guidance to make the onboarding process a success. However, the onboarding process also needs to provide insights on how practical …

Onboarding Remote Colleagues – Guiding the New Colleague

Maaike Dokter HR, Insights, Projects Leave a Comment

Congratulations, you have hired a new colleague! Chances are that their first day will be spend from their own home. For many companies, and new colleagues, this will be a completely new and challenging experience. In our previous blogpost, we discussed how difficult it can be to really get to know the team, but it needs to be a top priority …

Onboarding Remote Colleagues – Getting to Know the Team

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Starting a new job, or hiring a new employee, is always exciting: both parties are motivated to make a great first impression and start the new collaboration. A first day on the job usually implies going to an office building and meeting your new team and colleagues. However, this phenomenon is slightly different in these times where COVID-19 has us …

Meet the developer

Meet the Developer: 5 questions for our newest developer Luuk Jongebloet

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A few weeks ago, Luuk Jongebloet, officialy became a team member of Xablu’s Xamarin Development team. We’ve asked Luuk to answer a few questions. Curious about Luuk? See his interview below! For me it all started some time ago, in 2015, with the development of a smartwatch application. This whole process of creating fascinated me. Seeing something rise and evolve …

Participatory Design: Creating applications with professionals, instead of for them

Maaike Dokter HR, Projects, Training 1 Comment

Technology can have a major impact on the healthcare domain. Nowadays, we can track and monitor behavior to help understand health issues, use technology to acquire more precise data or work with devices to support medical professionals to perform accurate procedures. The possibilities are endless. Unfortunately, not many technologies have been fully adopted within the healthcare domain. However, there are some steps you …

Nico Milcoff & DGenix partnership

A partnership of top developers: meet Nico Milcoff

Kasia Krzyzanowski Company News, HR Leave a Comment

We recently started working with the very talented Xamarin developer Nico Milcoff. He’s not only a Microsoft MVP and lead maintainer of the open source MvvmCross project, he also finds time to lead his own team of developers at DGenix, headquarted in Rosario, Argentina. We first met Nico just over a year ago when he was a guest speaker at …

Meet Ivo Krugers Xamarin developer

Introducing Ivo Krugers, Xamarin developer

Kasia Krzyzanowski Company News, HR Leave a Comment

This week we’re happy to introduce Ivo Krugers, a Senior Xamarin developer who joined our team this month. I’ve been a software developer all my life. Reusing code is always something we developers yearn for, so having decided to move into mobile development, Xamarin was the logical choice. I love what I’m doing and just go with the opportunities that …

Welcome Damiano Patane Xamarin developer

Welcome to Damiano Patane, our newest developer!

Kasia Krzyzanowski Company News, HR Leave a Comment

We’re happy to have a great new developer join our team, Damiano! We asked him a few questions to get to know him better… I’m Damiano Patane, 25 years old, and I am from Alkmaar but will soon be living in Amsterdam. Since childhood I’ve had a passion for technology and computers, so I logically started studying Computer Science. I …

Meet Bart Kuipers Xamarin Developer

Introducing Bart Kuipers, Xamarin developer!

Kasia Krzyzanowski Company News, HR Leave a Comment

We recently welcomed a new developer to our team, Bart! We asked him to introduce himself through a few questions: I’m a .NET developer with over five years of software development experience. I split my time between the Netherlands and the Philippines, where for the past two years I’ve been responsible for developing a new Xamarin.Forms app and managing a …