Category: Global Freelance Teams

Do You Need to Follow the “5 Roles In a Team” Rule by the Book?

You need a new team, not now but yesterday. The one you have doesn’t meet the objectives of a new goal. A team member left. A new project gets underway.  You wonder if you have the slightest idea how many people you need and what their job description will be, let alone know their full

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Shopify Apps: Build Your Shopify Store in 120 Hours

One-fifth of e-commerce stores use Shopify apps to sell.  Shopify is one of the best ways to set up an e-commerce business, falling behind only after WooCommerce. Selling on Shopify has grown in 2020 by a whopping 86% compared to 2019. Considering its convenience and level of customer support, It is no wonder that so

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Scrum Workflow: How to Adjust it For Any Project Type

A lack of structure in day-to-day tasks is a major obstacle to running a successful business. A solid structure is even more essential if you have a team you need to keep an eye on or scale a company. Scrum workflows provide such a receptive structure that helps you focus on the important stuff.   What

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How to Create Structure with a Flexible Work Schedule

Starting work late.  Getting enough sleep and not depending on the alarm clock.  Having time for family in the mornings.  Scheduling the workout before work.  Logging off early and having a dinner hangout with friends – what a bliss!  Getting a long lunch break and continuing with the work late in the evening when you

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QA: Quality Assurance in Project Management

Quality assurance (QA) is a process of verifying quality standards through inspection to ensure that the outcome meets standardization and quality requirements for a product or a service.  QA can be: Internal (when a company sets its quality standards) or External (when those quality standards require an external formal audit, authorization, or approval). Internal QA

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How to Scale a Business Fast with Freelancers

“I want new clients”. “Hiring the best people is a challenge.” “I have too much work.” “A huge workload is stressing me.” Do you find yourself repeating the above statements? Welcome to the world of the typical business leader who wants to scale a business fast but struggles to do so.  You are not alone

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Common Myths About Freelancers and How to Dispel Them

Have you ever been ghosted by a freelancer? No emails, no work, no feedback. Nothing at all from a person who was at your full disposal just moments ago, and is now nowhere to be found. Your devoted project partner just turned into a ghost! The project is at a halt, the budget keeps draining down the hole, and you need to solve the problem – fast! This is just an example of the many freelance horror stories that raise unnecessary fears in clients. You must have had your own share of poor experiences with bad freelancers – those that come with a creepy feeling that your project is destined for a fail and doomsday is just around the corner. In that brief moment, you think that hell is on Earth! How come you didn’t notice those freelancer red flags on time?

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