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Why communication is key for development

The thing about agile is that to do it properly, we need to be… agile! A one size fits all approach just doesn’t work. That means adapting textbook practices to suit the needs of your own development team and the wider business. The Agile Manifesto and principles are guidelines which help us ensure we’re practicing… Read more

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Autumn dating tips

The days may be getting shorter, colder and a little bit wetter but summer coming to a close shouldn’t mean doom and gloom. Autumn and winter can actually be the best time of year for successful online dating! Here’s why… More free time With no more BBQs, garden parties, music festivals and beach trips, most… Read more

Celebration

Ross Williams named Keystone Law Golden Gun at 2014 Young Guns

- Global Personals Ltd CEO and Young Guns alumnus selected as one of UK’s top entrepreneurs – Windsor/London, 12th September 2014: Ross Williams, Co-founder and CEO of Global Personals Ltd, one of the fastest-growing privately-owned online dating and digital media businesses worldwide, was named as the Keystone Law Golden Gun at the 2014 Young Guns… Read more

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From moderation to development: Matthew’s transition

Junior QA Engineer, Matthew Moore, takes us through his move from moderating member profiles to helping build the features that power our network. In early January 2011, I applied for the the position of Weekend Moderator at Global Personals. During my interview, I was asked where I saw myself in a few years. I’d just… Read more

Customer Care

Rising to the challenge: Handling new features

Rosanna Leach, Head of Customer Moderation at Global Personals, tells us how our new Q&A feature impacted the volume of items our moderation team process and why that’s great news for the members using sites on our network. Our development team recently completed work on a new Q&A feature which is now live across the… Read more

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