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Logicify Best Practices for Knowledge Transfer Between Developers

We share our tips for knowledge transfer from software engineers to engineers. This article, we overlooked the cases when the knowledge should be shared with novices in IT industry, Quality Assurance specialists for testing or Technical Support for maintenance purposes. The tips are backed by our experience, so they could come in handy to CEO and CTO managing development teams - whether in-house, remote or both, for PM and software engineers.

Fail Fast or Pivot. On Importance of Collecting Feedback and Monitoring User Behavior

Love it or hate it, failure is an integral threat to any startup owner. “Fail fast,” they say, and some startups obey. For obvious economical reasons, investors and startup owners want the endeavour to fail at an early stage rather than at the final one. But what they struggle for when they start a business is to never fail at all. Easier said than done.

Pros and Cons of Hiring an Agency vs Individual Freelancer at Upwork.com

When hiring a freelance agency at Upwork.com, every client should evaluate both advantages and disadvantages of this cooperation. The article lists benefits a client is likely to enjoy when working with an agency as well as the pitfalls to be aware of. It would be of interest to startup and business owners, CEOs and CTOs of larger companies and everyone who wants to learn more about Upwork.com.

Working with Agencies at Upwork.com

The article explains what an Upwork freelance agency looks like and describes the type of projects an agency vs an individual freelancer should be hired for. It would be of interest to startup and business owners, CEOs and CTOs of larger companies and everyone who wants to learn more about Upwork.com.

A Few Effective Tricks for Project Managers Working with Remote Teams

Managing remote teams is a challenge by definition. We proved this by own thorny experience during a recent project where Logicify PM was to lead a remote team of sub-contractors and decided to share our best practices and the lessons we studied along the way. This article would be useful for CTOs hiring remote teams, Project Managers leading such teams and for team members working remotely as sub-contractors.

Fixed Scope Software Project: Perspective of an Honest Vendor

What is a fixed scope approach to development of software products? What are the main risks associated with it when examining the approach from a perspective of a client-vendor partnership? Alex Cherednichenko, Logicify BizDev, gives his honest opinion on the topic and discuses how our company addresses the challenges of fixed scope projects.