The Blog

How to make a part-time Engineering job work for you

I was Cleo’s first part-time Frontend Engineer at Cleo. I’m also a mom of twin babies (hence the part-time part). In this blog, you’ll find some tips and thoughts that I’ve gathered while working 30/hr per week, remotely. 

May 6, 2022

WNB Engineers: Our paths to tech

As a mix of self-taught, bootcamp and computer science Engineers, we understand that there’s no ‘right’ way to get into tech, only your way 👊

March 8, 2022

Take the Mic - Roisin Allum

There aren’t many people that know Cleo like Roisin Allum, or who have contributed as much to our progress. From everyone at Cleo: happy 5 year anniversary, Rosh!

February 24, 2022

Why a couple of West Coast tech legends chose Cleo

We’re preparing for world domination (jk, but not really). So, an international team with a perspective to match isn’t an optional extra. Lia Siebert and Pooran Panwar are two of the finest tech people on the West Coast, bringing experience from Strava & Spotify. Here’s why they chose Cleo, their take on our mission to fight for the world’s financial health, and why we’re excited about our US expansion.

March 7, 2022

Persona YES grata: When to use personas

Let me start by saying that I’m not the biggest advocate for personas, they’re not always the best way to understand our users and their challenges. But, this particular case is one where a persona has been so helpful, I even felt compelled to write a blog about it.

February 7, 2022

Salary negotiation in 3 easy steps

Salary negotiation can be a challenging but ultimately rewarding process, literally. After training a couple of work experience students at Cleo on this recently, I was reminded how daunting it can feel when you’re just starting out. So, here’s a handy guide to follow, whether this is your first, fourth or hundredth time!

February 7, 2022

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