22/11/2017

Exceptionally Talented Software Architect from India | Anurag Jain | #TechNationVisa

With 20% of #TechNationVisa applicants coming from India and 28% of applicants are software engineers, Anurag Jain was on a UK Tier 2 General visa before deciding to make the switch to the Exceptional Talent Visa. So when Anurag, Software Architect and Entrepreneur received the great news that he had been endorsed by Tech City and received his visa shortly after, he was very excited that he could work independently in the UK. This is because while Anurag was working […]
17/11/2017

Exceptionally Talented Woman in Cybersecurity | Noha Amin | #TechNationVisa

With only ⅓ of female applicants applying for the UK Tech Nation Exceptional Talent Visa, it was uplifting to hear that Noha Amin, Cybersecurity Leader from Egypt was granted the UK Tech Nation Exceptional Talent Visa.  It was even more good news when Noha decided to base herself and her family in Manchester.   Noha Amin was a resident of Bahrain for 13 years where she supercharged her experience in FinTech by managing information security systems in the banking sector. Noha also […]
26/05/2016
Keeping Warm When It's Cold Outside

How To Keep Warm When it’s Cold Outside

Living in Wellington New Zealand, Melbourne Australia and now Manchester UK, I have had my fair share of rugging up to keep warm. Research has suggested that women are generally more sensitive to the cold than men because of the fat distribution in their bodies and their muscle mass.  Our bodies are also generally at least 2 – 3 degrees cooler than a man’s body. There are also 10 million people in the UK who suffer from Raynaud’s disease.  A […]
24/05/2016
WTF wearable technology fashion legal news light up bag

WTF | Wearable Tech Fashion | Legal News

As a former solicitor, I am conscious of all the legal issues involved (and there are many!) in every aspect of running my business and developing my product.  I wanted to share this very interesting legal case involving WTF | Wearable Tech Fashion, an inventor, a high end brand, a start up and a well known crowdfunding platform. Jimmy Bryan, an inventor from Houston Texas, registered 2 patents in 1999 and 2002 of various concepts of bags and purses that light […]