21 Oct 2020

Need more resources for your software development project? This is a common problem, and there are several ways to address it. Is the staff augmentation model better for software development? What about outsourcing? In this post, we'll discuss the differences between outsourcing and staff augmentation. We'll also give the information you need to choose the right model for your organization. 

13 Oct 2020

There’s no question that software is at the core of how almost every business operates. If there’s one thing that nearly every organization needs to keep itself running, it’s software. That’s why many companies invest in custom solutions to help them streamline processes and improve day-to-day operations. 

02 Oct 2020

As a software engineer for mobile platforms, I have worked on teams where the Project Managers displayed excellent and poor management practices. This article is about observations I've made while working as an outsourced staff augmentation professional; one where the project was, in my opinion, and measured by outcomes, poorly managed.

11 Sep 2020

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03 Aug 2020

Since the release of the first iPhone in 2007, and the first Android phone following shortly after in 2008, smartphones became deeply enmeshed in all cultures of the world. And, as the devices have grown in popularity, technology packed into the limited physical space of smart devices has evolved dramatically. While the smartphone's core mechanics have remained the same over the years, manufacturers have tried to bring their own changes to shape the consumer view of what features a modern-day smartphone should have, such as wireless charging, a notch, and the controversial removal of the headphone jack.

27 Jul 2020

You know several programming languages and frameworks, you’re the fastest coder on your team, and best of all, your code works! So, you think: I’m a good software engineer.

15 May 2020

While studying for my Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, a statistic that stood out to me was that nearly 17% of software projects fail. Though the blame might fall on many shoulders - everything from inaccurate requirements, changing objectives, and neglectful project stakeholders, I feel that the real culprit is the lack of effective Project Management.

27 Apr 2020

For many organizations, digital transformation is at the core of pushing business forward. When done the right way, it can help businesses achieve sustainable growth and stay ahead of their competition. However, since technology is always evolving, some companies don’t know where to start. In this post, we’ll break this down to make the process less complex. Want to know more about how to build a successful digital transformation strategy? Here are five tips you should know.  

17 Apr 2020

You likely now know that the most common project management styles used in software development are Scrum or Kanban. But, software development isn't merely about being Agile. Though similar, both methodologies have key differences that require special attention as well as overlap in processes (recently I heard about "Scrumban," which was how a client described their delivery model). With any management principles, there are different interpretations of the "rules." The key to the successful implementation of any methodology is the practical work of a project manager.

30 Jan 2020

Digital Transformation is a head-turning phrase for technical and non-technical professionals alike. Is it an impending event that you need to prepare for, or is it already underway?