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The Myth of Business English: Fighting A Dragon

8 Mins read
Sometimes, people use the label “Business English” as an excuse to write/say fancy sentences saturated with synonyms from Thesaurus, complicated constructions, and unnecessary passive voice. Such sentences create the dragon that kills the liveliness of the language and makes our sentences clumsy, redundant, and sometimes difficult to understand. It alienates a writer from the audience.
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Top 6 Challenges Businesses Face Working With Offshore Software Developers

4 Mins read
Software Outsourcing saves money and time, leaving plenty of space for you to do what you do best – business. However, we do realize that not everything is so smooth and clean with tech-contractors. When working with a software company outside of your country, you should be ready to face challenges that come along with another culture, another timezone, another legal background, and distance. And the more inexperienced a software outsourcer is – the more apparent these challenges may be.
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The Four Elephants of KindGeek’s Corporate Culture

3 Mins read
A company without a corporate culture is a house of cards: blow on it and witness the structure crumbling down under its own weight, people screaming for help in the ruins, the clouds of dust wreathing above the ground, and thundering noises filling the air. I digress. The presence of corporate culture, first and foremost, is an acknowledgment of the fact that a company should create value.
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Comparison of Cross-Platform Development Tools

6 Mins read
Want your software product to reach the widest audience possible on the maximum number of devices? Want to make your application cross-platform? Get yourself ready to be intimidated by the number of OPTIONS; they are many. This article will help you figure out where to start with cross-platform software development.
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Tech Trends of This Year

4 Mins read
A lot of opportunities await, but an eager entrepreneur should be careful about trying to juggle too many balls at once and rather should stick to whatever their company does the best. Always remember that our game is not about the trends but about quality and making the world a little more convenient place to be. However, knowing tech trends can help you better manage your investments and implement relevant solutions.
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Why Discovery Phase Matters

4 Mins read
The discovery phase is a term that speaks for itself: to discover, to make the unknown – known and the invisible – visible. The very first goal of discovery phase is to determine the optimal architecture and functionality of a future system, defining what is redundant and what is essential to a project Even if the idea of the project comes in a shiny package with a lot of details to it, it does not mean that a creator has considered all the possible nuances.
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New Instagram Video Hub IGTV - New Opportunity

1 Mins read
Long story short, YouTube should start to worry and think how to enhance its monetization algorithms and copyright rules to make them more content creators-friendly. If previously, the company could dawdle over optimization of their service, soon it could be a far too costly affair as a new and potentially dangerous competitor arises. Instagram will be launching its new video hub on June 20.
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What Does a Business Analyst Do? Chronicles of Success and Tigers

4 Mins read
Making Projects Succeed and Dealing with Tigers. Imagine a small software company. Let’s call it ImCorp. The company has found a new customer who has a brilliant startup idea and who is ready to entrust ImCorp with it so the company can make the idea a reality. The customer basically says, “here you have my idea and my money. Do your best with them. And don’t you dare to ruin my expectations. Have fun! See you soon.”
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Virtual Reality: an Unexpected Tendency

3 Mins read
So, are you going to tell us that some big companies struggle to implement virtual reality? That bunch of over-confident people in strict suits decided that they require it? Are you serious? Yes, they decided to do so because AR and VR technologies are huge now. And by “huge” I mean HUGE.