Max Clayton Clowes
I am a Product Manager with a diverse software engineering and design background. I use my background to get the best out of my developement peers, and the best for my developer users. Intuition lead, data backed. I've been delivering websites and apps for 10+ years. DoY's Young Entrepreneur Award winner as a founder.
🛠 This site is work in progress
There's not much here at the moment! In the meantime:
- 💻 You can check out my code and projects
- 📄 My full CV is here
- 📸 I got a new camera and am using Instagram more
- 🏡 I recently bought a house and am doing it up
- ✍️ I occasionally write about productivity and tech
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New role: Senior PM @ Codat
October 31st, 2021
I'm excited to have started at Codat as Senior Product Manager for Launch
Instant Loan Offers
July 4th, 2021
A project with Swoop
New role: PM @ Swoop Funding
March 15th, 2021
I've joined Swoop as Product Manager, APIs
Diving into UK Coronavirus data
November 2nd, 2020
This is an attempt at visualising the state of play of Coronavirus in the UK. Here I analyse the UK government's official data.
November 16th, 2019
Distinguishing between a habit and a task
New role: FE engineer @ Pollen
October 31st, 2019
I'm looking forward to joining Pollen's engineering team very shortly!
Creating mailto: links that actually work
December 12th, 2018
mailto: provides a way of creating hyperlinks in websites that will tell your computer to open the default mail client...
Keeping party members in the loop
September 22nd, 2018
Today was my first day at Labour Party Conference 2018, representing Hornsey and Wood Green constituents...
Interview with Habitify
August 14th, 2018
An interview with Habit Tracking tool Habitify on how I use it for language learning, exercising, and more!
New role: Software Engineer @ Workshare
August 13th, 2018
I'll shortly be starting as an FE software engineer at Workshare
Electronic policy-based voting
July 27th, 2018
On the 3rd of May the UK heads back to the polling stations to vote in local elections...
Winning the Durham University Blueprint Enterprise Competition
September 16th, 2017
The Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Awards and Enterprise in the North of England
April 27th, 2017
This week I was honoured to receive the 2017 Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Award
5 Reasons to Keep a Notebook
April 19th, 2017
…or why writing down things is really important!
March 31st, 2017
Our document writing project, Codogo Write
Clarity within modern Login and Sign Up systems
March 10th, 2017
Nit-picking Medium’s approach to login and sign up
Watership Down Enterprises
June 30th, 2016
Marketing website for the estate of the author Richard Adams
March 25th, 2016
The Use of Genetic AI in the Balancing of Competitive Multiplayer Games
January 20th, 2016
This is a summary of my final year Computer Science BSc dissertation at Durham University.
The Web Isn’t A4
September 23rd, 2015
Why the document creation tools we use today are holding us back