Profile Daniel Townsend United Kingdom Design engineer "Python and tea powered Welshman. I make things for a living." I'm a designer and engineer making web connected stuff. Startup enthusiast. Participated in the London Make-a-thon 2012. Joined: August 02, 2010 http://www.danieltownsend.co.uk danieltownsend Design quotient Research 215pt Idea 56pt Evaluation 1pt Collaboration 45pt Total 317pt Recent contributions (5) Contribution list Interview your heroes Ask your heroes for career advice, and you never know where it'll lead. 14 17 Daniel Townsend 10:28, Jun 06, 2012 Maternity leave for your startup People routinely take breaks from their careers to have children. Imagine you could take a career break to nurture a new startup idea. 11 9 Daniel Townsend 16:32, Apr 22, 2012 Get kids coding younger and failing earlier - Raspberry Pi The Raspberry Pi is a cheap computer which kids can use to learn programming, and will help train the next generation of web hackers. 16 19 Daniel Townsend 02:19, Mar 15, 2012 View all contributions Recent comments (3) View all link Daniel commented on Interview your heroes 12:28, Jun 15, 2012 Thanks Lynden - glad you enjoy the show :) link Daniel commented on The Year in Industry 02:28, Jun 11, 2012 I did the Year in Industry too. It's one of the best things I've ever done.A lot of jobs nowadays ask for a minimum of two years experience, which most graduates don't have. So getting work experience through schemes like this is really vital. link Daniel commented on Interview your heroes 12:13, Jun 06, 2012 Thanks Brett.