Check-sheet of IT-outsourcing: we work without risks

Check-sheet of IT-outsourcing: we work without risks
 
 
From the translator: original of the article written by Alexander Shaporod for the blog of his company Django Stars. They develop mobile applications, and share their experience with readers.
 
 
Outsourcing in IT has a number of advantages: for example, it allows you to save money and, if necessary, get expert help in certain areas. Nevertheless, there are problems, risks that can be avoided very difficult, if at all possible. But if you know about them, you can significantly reduce their impact. How? About this and talk.
 
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Digest of events for HR-specialists in IT sphere for August 2018

Digest of events for HR-specialists in IT sphere for August 2018
 
 
So we went out quietly to the home stretch of summer! August is a great time to rest and slowly prepare for an active autumn. Although the events in August are less than usual, My Circle has collected the most interesting for everyone who has not yet left for vacation or has already returned.
 
 
Follow the updates of the post, the announcements of the events for the second half of the month will be added later.
 
Details and registration
 
 
 

Evaluation of the candidate by competency (training)


 
When: August ? 10:00
 
Where: Moscow, Dubininskaya...[/h]
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Open webinar "Specialist" at the helm: "first experience and mistakes"

Good day!
 
 
As we already announced in the previous article about the typical mistakes of beginning managers, Stanislav Mikhalsky conducted, in the framework of our course "Development Manager" , an open lesson on the topic "Specialist" at the helm: "first experience and mistakes." In it, he talked about identifying and solving problems and questions that arise before a line officer who received a management position and, in general, about the main challenges, pitfalls and mistakes of beginning IT managers.
 
 
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The use of speech analytics in business

Conversion to purchase is a key business metric. The conversion depends on each stage of the sales funnel, from marketing, until the transfer of funds to the account. If the negotiation phase of the sales funnel is not effective, it proportionally reduces the overall conversion of sales.
 
Speech analytics technologies improve conversion rates at the sales stage. The speech skills of the seller directly affect the probability of the transaction.
 
The use of speech analytics in business  
Working on the development of solutions for speech analytics in the DATA4 team, we were convinced that the conversion of sellers who own negotiation techniques ...
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To execute it is impossible to pardon

To execute it is impossible to pardon  
 
Someone perceives feedback as a gift. But, let's be honest - these people are one. More often than not, comments in their address are perceived painfully, with both the party giving and the receiving party. Under the cut, debriefing and personal experience on the stated topic and around it.
 
Writing Alone, Writing Together; A Guide for Writers and Writing Groups says about the criticism of novice writers, we get the following statement: "Speaking feedback in the form of questions, you give the person the opportunity to express their reasoning, and not to defend them."
 
 
"Praise at all...
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Do the problems of timlides differ in St. Petersburg, we will find out on Saint TeamLead Conf

Do the problems of timlides differ in St. Petersburg, we will find out on Saint TeamLead ConfIn February of this year we held the first conference for timlids and about timlides. The conference was attended by more than 500 people. The main result is that, in principle,
The community recognized the existence of problem
, as evidenced by the number and composition of the questions that were raised at the round table (we wrote about it in the 3 r3r3292 review
). Since there is a problem, we need to look for its solution, which we plan to do within the framework of Saint TeamLead Conf in St. Petersburg
24 and 25 September
. Reception of applications for reports is still underway, and ...
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Where and how do developers evaluate their employers? Evaluation services for companies in the IT industry

Yesterday we launched on "My Circle". new service evaluation companies - with its help you can find out how employees evaluate their employers by different criteria. And in today's review we will show a few similar services to compare with ours. If you know other good examples, let me know in the comments!
 
 
Where and how do developers evaluate their employers? Evaluation services for companies in the IT industry  
3 thousand .
 
 
The company receives a public evaluation, even if it is based on one review. Therefore, employers who have collected a sufficient number of assessments for an objective view, are much less than indicated above.
 
 
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As timlidu survive in a scalable scramble and maintain control over the quality of the code

Technical director ivi
Evgeny Rossinsky
( eross ) Is well acquainted with the participants of our conferences on reports on the technical side of streaming. But today, before you, decipher the report of Eugene at 3-3r38. TeamLead Conf
On how the Agile transformation is reflected on the leaders of the teams.
 
 
As timlidu survive in a scalable scramble and maintain control over the quality of the code  
 
Not so long ago in ivi passed Agile-transformation and received from it a good profit in terms of:
 
 
 
business,
 
 
development speed,
 
 
time to market;
 
 
other interesting metrics.
 
 
 
But the consequences of this creative decision quite seriously hit the leaders of the teams. The ...
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Anti-interview

I visited many bad interviews, and as a candidate both as a facilitator and as an observer. As a result, an extremely subjective set of notes on how it is worth and how not to interview developers is formulated.
 
 
Anti-interview
 

Interview is the exam


 
The presenter is a strict teacher, and the candidate is a student. Classic setting. Usually it goes like this. They asked where you came from, and then the technical interview went off.
 
 
Begins with simple questions on the buildup, about these:
 
Good illustration of as there is a selection of candidates ...[/h]
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Removed, merciless you flour

Removed, merciless you flourOn Habré, and on other resources, you can find hundreds of articles praising the remote work in every way. And how can it be otherwise: life is almost without Mondays, alarm clocks and with rather far-seated chiefs. It would seem, live and be happy, sit at the PC in a stretched T-shirt, change to a home exercise bike, do not worry about whether you are good at eating pizza with colleagues, do the work in a more comfortable mode. And do not listen to office gossip and drink cool tea or coffee.
 
 
I never thought so. I loved the office and this quiet concentration of the workplace. I thought I would ...
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