Tag Archives: outsourcing

Outsourcing Tips: How to Weed Out Proposals from your Description

When posting a project on an outsourcing site, expect to receive a lot of proposals that you have to read through. This can be a lot of work – how do you decide which company to hire?  Here is a quick tip you can use to help you weed out a lot of proposals. A…

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How to Compete with the Big Boys through Outsourcing

We are living in a society that is unprecedented throughout the ages, as far as making money is concerned. In the past, businesses catered to local markets within their town or neighborhood. As they made money, that could be reinvested into expanding into more locations across the city, or even to other cities. Then the internet…

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6 Reasons Why I Don’t Want You to Outsource your Project to Me.

Most of my business has been based around my own projects, that were outsourced to others.  However from time to time, I’ve turned the tables and handled projects that others outsourced to me.  Most turned out fine. However there were some that were total disasters. Those are people I don’t want to work with again.…

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When should you Outsource?

Outsourcing has been recently viewed as the cure-all for many business problems. Costs too high?  Eliminate some of your jobs, and outsource the rest. Is there a skill that you need but don’t have?  Don’t fret – outsource that aspect. Is your job getting too time consuming?  Not a problem – outsource it, so you…

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How to Create a Budget for your Outsourced Project

You have a project you want to outsource. What is your budget for it?  Should you get it done cheap?  Or should you spend more to get it done properly the first time around?  The answer is (drum roll, please)… it depends.  First answer the following questions: 1. Do you already have an established brand…

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How to Choose the Right Company to Outsource To

I’m working on a new project at the moment, that requires me to find a new developer to outsource to.  Over the years, I’ve found several good people on outsourcing sites, from countries around the world, who I’ll return to when I have a project that matches their skill set.  Every now and then however,…

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