Posts by Chris Willerton
Communicating with empathy
Chris takes a look at how we communicate using empathy. Now more than ever, we must have a good understanding of each other if we are all to succeed.
ISO 27001: A path to better information security
A look at ISO 27001 and information security; how it can be (continuously) improved and how we can place it right at the centre of an organisation to give it the appropriate emphasis.
Our software engineering principles
We’ve always followed a set of software engineering principles here at Engage, but we thought it was time to share these so that everyone can see our approach to technical problem solving.
Don’t repeat yourself, use the Laravel service container!
Let’s run through how you can bind something to the Laravel service container and pull it out in a pre-configured state later in your application.
Custom blade directives in Laravel 5
Anyone who uses Laravel as a framework day to day already knows how great Laravel’s blade syntax is, and it’s been made even more powerful recently with Laravel 5 due to the addition of custom blade directives.