Working from home seems like heaven – the commute is non-existent, there are no arguments about whose turn it is to make the tea round, and you can even work in your pyjamas. Designers and artists especially can gain the most from working from home as it allows the creation of a personal work environment … Continue reading The expert guide to working from home
Coding is the biggest focus for most aspiring developers, but the truth is it takes a lot more to be a professional in the field. So we want to know: what else does it take to be a professional developer? Schools teach you to code, and might even teach you how to code with a … Continue reading Programmers: What Does It Take to Be a Developer (Other than Coding)?
Once described as the “Cinderella of tech,” Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso parlayed an eBay used clothing store into a fast-growing $85 million online business. But this fairy tale did not end happily: The once-trendy etailer hit a wall, filed for bankruptcy, and ended up selling its brand to Boohoo.com of the U.K. for just … Continue reading 4 Takeaways From the Rise and Fall of Nasty Gal
There are plenty of resources for learning to code, but none is better than a real person who can explain concepts to you, brainstorm logic with you, and answer questions for you. This is why, whether you’re an experienced programmer or a complete beginner, you should get a coding buddy. Coding with someone else will … Continue reading Find a Coding Buddy to Make Learning Easier and More Fun
Starting a venture and developing your product or service requires working quickly and efficiently. You need to ensure your startup offers value in terms of innovation, quality and convenience, even though you have limited resources and may be racing against the competition to be first to market. So, how do you strike the perfect balance? It’s up to … Continue reading These 25 Successful Startups Were Built With Outsourced Development
“Everything now, everything fast” is the way of a startup. It’s a race against competitors, what’s still interesting and getting users to care. Offshoring engineering teams has become a popular solution for large corporations as well as startups — it’s an easy, cost-efficient way to get things done, right? Not so fast! Offshoring engineering teams … Continue reading What You Should Know Before You Offshore Your Startup’s Engineering Team
A web developer can be one of your most critical hires. After all, that’s the person who will create the online face of your company and enable you to interact virtually with your customers. So, it’s especially important that you hire the right talent the first time out. Otherwise, you risk hurting your business, as … Continue reading 5 Tips for Hiring a Great Web Developer