Michelle Hua

05/06/2018

How To Become an Expert in Digital Technology

Since receiving my exceptional talent visa in digital and tech, I have been asked how I started my journey in becoming an expert in my field and how I gathered enough evidence to prove that I was “exceptionally talented”.  While it is difficult to see myself as exceptionally talented, I’d like to share the things I did to help me convince Tech City that I deserved the Tech Nation Visa. 1. Write engaging content Write engaging content in your field of expertise […]
28/05/2018

Exceptionally Talented Developer in Newcastle | PG Amila Prabandhika

I first met Amila on slack in our Tech Visa Alumni group. The Alumni is a networking group for those who received the Exceptional Talent Visa in Digital and Tech.   While most of the members are based in London and regularly meet up over breakfast events and social catch ups, Amila and I are based in the North, namely Newcastle of all places!   Amila’s UK adventures started in 2012 with the commencement of his master’s degree in Advanced […]
12/04/2018

Exceptionally Talented Ryzal Yusoff | Designer | Developer | Entrepreneur #TechNationVisa

Ryzal Yusoff started to learn how to code when he was just 14 years old.  At 18, he built his first tech product. Being in the UK has always been Ryzal’s dream. Born and raised in Malaysia, Ryzal applied for a scholarship to continue his undergraduate studies in the UK.  Year after year of applying for scholarships in the UK and not being successful, his persistence finally paid off and in 2014. Ryzal received a one year scholarship at the […]
21/12/2017

Exceptionally Talented Malaysian Designer | Ezra Ng

Ezra Ng, a Chinese Malaysian designer contacted me in February 2017 after reading my blogs on how I received my Exceptional Talent visa.  Ezra’s story is one of trials and tribulations, failures and triumph about a creative designer and artist who fell in love with London while studying a Bachelor of Design degree. During his final year at his internship, he was offered a working visa in London and secured a job to commence as soon as he finished university. […]