Outsourcing

Anonymous

May 23rd, 2015

I’ve heard horror stories about hiring the wrong software dev from an outsourcing company in foreign countries. These fraudulent companies are good... More

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Trevor Collins Crowdfunding Entrepreneur & Co-Founder of 100 Danish

October 9th, 2013

I found a potential web development firm to build out an MVP for the startup I’m building, CloudConservatory.com. However, there... More

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Christopher Kim Product Manager

September 2nd, 2014

Currently working with a development/design shop offshore. I was curious what is the best way to track progress, improve communication and avoid surprises.I've... More

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Anonymous

May 12th, 2015

I'm wondering if the quality of outsourced writing will be worth the fact that the person writing isn't totally invested in the... More

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Asad Shaikh AWS/NoSQL/Big Data Architect at Capital One

January 27th, 2016

I am looking for a top talent software development vendor, have worked with some vendors from guru.com and elance.com, but I have been mostly disappointed... More

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Tramaine Winfrey producer

January 30th, 2016

I am outsourcing my coding for a new web app I am creating. Problem is we don't have a tech lead to correspond, so I have been taking over that task... More

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Lorenzo Polacco Snr Director, Sales & Advertising Operations at Yahoo!

February 22nd, 2016

It's challenging to deal with dev shops, especially as the estimate they give you for work you send them, ends up always being too low and they try... More

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Mike Stewart Business Development ★ Market Development ★ Technology Commercialization ★ Business Law

May 6th, 2013

I am reliant on my development firm. I am a business guy; they are the developers and designers. The project is 90+% complete, but every deadline... More

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Edward M. Yang

April 14th, 2016

As everyone knows, the ratio of founders with marketing/business experience to technical founders is quite lopsided.What are your thoughts on a founder... More

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Marcus Siegel Product Design

February 24th, 2016

What do you think are the biggest challenges or drawbacks when outsourcing some or all of your development?From my experience, here are a few:- Lack... More

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