Date: January 2, 2018
If you're new to the industry, you should know we all live and die by the Statement of Work (SOW). Estimates are the lifeblood of how any firm operates. How you decipher them puts you in the driver's seat, so long as you know what to look for and how to make sure you're getting what you need. In order to work with external providers, understanding the SOW and having clarity on deliverables is key. As with any legally binding document, a contractor should carefully review each SOW before signing.Read More
Date: December 27, 2017
Cause Marketing has many advantages, here is an example outlining how to do cause marketing right to help your brand. So what is cause marketing? It is a "type of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in which a company’s promotional campaign has the dual purpose of increasing profitability while bettering society." Engaging in cause marketing helps firms increase their bottom line while helping the world at large - a win-win. We live in a world of hyper-aware, socially conscious consumers. These consumers are more likely than the generations before to choose brands based on the causes they support. If a firm doesn't employ some form of cause marketing, consumers may turn to competitors.
However, there is a thin line between cause marketing that will drive people to your brand and away from it. You can follow our do's and don't to make sure you are doing it right.Read More
Date: December 22, 2017
As long as the outsourcing development industry has been around, there has been agencies, or at least the teams within them, that take advantage of their clients. Accountability can be hard to come by when companies are only interested in increasing their revenue. With undefined scope and unrealistic project deadlines, agencies try to pad budgets. In today's era, despite the open access to information, it can be difficult to spot. In fact, it might even be happening to you right now. We have developed this list of potential areas of abuse based on our extensive experience. Don't allow yourself to get duped again.Read More