We build expertise and enhance our skills set together, we jump at any opportunity to grow and we do it as a team! Each Pentalog office has developed a knowledge-sharing community for subjects ranging from Agile to Product Ownership, QA and Front-End development. We have slowly but surely brought together a beautiful group of people to create a common space for knowledge sharing and progress. In a previous post, we talked about the Agile Community in Iasi, this post is dedicated ...
When Skype Isn’t Enough
Is it worth flying out to visit your outsourced development teams? While there is no formula to calculate how often you should visit an outsourced team, telecommunication has its limits and onsite visits are necessary for successful collaboration. Skype conversations and conference calls can only go so far when trying to integrate an outsourced team into your organization.
When to Visit
Visiting is the most important when starting a project. It allows you to see how your offshore ...
When it comes to designing a product, whether it is a website, a web app or a native app, creating a clear and well thought out agile process is just as important as setting goals. Of course, no plan can be perfect, but having one will help the team focus and move forward with confidence. With this in mind, let’s discover the design process together.
#1 – THE WARM UP
Before even thinking about the UX of an app you need to begin with the Discovery phase:
Get your Priorities in Order
Cutting costs should never be your number one priority when selecting an outsourcing partner. When selecting an outsourcing destination it is important to find the balance between cost, quality, compatibility, and proximity. This balance is never going to be the same for every company or project but here are a few pieces of advice that can help guide your decision.
Language and Corporate Culture
One important factor in choosing an outsourcing partner is compatibility, not just ...
… as the Brexit is already in the process of doing.
Talking from our own experience, we have to admit that never before has our company received so many requests for offshore services coming from the UK… than following the Brexit! A paradox? I think not. Trump’s victory should have a similar impact in the US.
As I have already said it in a previous article, which brought us a £600K customer just a few days following its posting, the fear ...