People
Cogent

Cogent Crew: Meet Kath Cashion

Welcome to the Cogent Crew series, where every month we’re inviting you to get to know a little more about the people at Cogent. This month, Navin caught up with Kath to find out where her sense of adventure has led her so far, both within her career, and beyond it.

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Product
Liz Blink

Who needs a product manager, anyway?

How do you know if you need a product manager in your organisation? When is the best time to add more product folk? How do you figure it all out? Asking the right questions can help you assess the need for some extra product help, and find the best fit for your team.

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People
Cogent

Cogent Crew: Meet Navin

This month, Kath spoke to Navin about being Cogent’s first developer to be based full-time in Sydney, his love of maths, and being a self-professed “guitar tragic”.

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Tech
Sam Chalela

Deploying micro frontends with module federation and Next.js

Micro frontends are an architectural pattern that has become a hot topic in recent years for many good reasons. It has helped organisations break complex UI applications into smaller, more manageable pieces, as well as enabling teams to work end-to-end across a well-defined product or business domain whilst maintaining a consistent user experience across the entire app.

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Company
Stu Liston

Our most recent Staff Engagement Scores are out

In February, our CEO Mark wrote a blog post about what it’s really like to work at Cogent, which described why we’re taking the rather unusual step of publicly sharing our employee engagement survey results. Since then we’ve run another survey so, in the continued spirit of transparency, I wanted to share some of the insights we’ve gained.

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Tech
Erin Zimmer

CSS Layout: Normal Flow

It’s worth understanding normal CSS flow, what it’s good for, and why it makes it so hard to centre things vertically. In order to do that though, there are three main concepts that we need to understand – block elements, inline elements, and line boxes.

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Growth
Matt Shanks

Getting to where you need to be

At Cogent, we’ve helped businesses grow from pre-seed to scale-up and beyond. We’ve partnered with founders, and even founded businesses ourselves. We know what it takes to grow a business at each of those critical early stages. And, instead of keeping that to ourselves, we’ve done what Cogent does best, created something so scaling business can benefit.

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