Communication Essentials: What’s Needed Between Your Business Stakeholders and Your Software Development Team

Posted on: April 13th, 2015 - Written by: Tom Metz

Some businesses have teams that do their software development in house, while others choose to outsource the work. Both routes have pros and cons, but one thing is constant regardless of which approach you choose: communication must be good between you as a business stakeholder and your software development team. If communication is either nonexistent [...]

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How Has Web Development Changed in Recent Years?

Posted on: April 2nd, 2015 - Written by: Tyler Gordon

Before we talk about how web development has changed in recent years, we probably should first define what web development actually is. Sometimes people might confuse web development with web design, but the two disciplines, though related, are not the same thing. What is the difference between web design and web development? Web design, like [...]

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To Skunk or Not to Skunk?

Posted on: February 6th, 2015 - Written by: Tom Metz

Most American adults have heard the term skunk works at some point in their lives; perhaps you have even used the term in conversation or in business discussions. Today we would like to take a look at where skunk works came from, what it actually means, and how it relates to your business. The phrase [...]

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What Skills Does a Great Back-End Software Developer Need to Have?

Posted on: December 22nd, 2014 - Written by: John Blomberg

The back-end developer plays an essential role in any software development company. What exactly does a back-end developer do? Well, to boil it down to a one-sentence definition, a back-end developer writes source code for a software project based on detailed specifications. The type of code written certainly depends on the scope and desired end [...]

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