MVP is a very popular buzzword these days, similar to growth hacking or big data – startup owners are talking about building MVPs all the time, but to be honest, most of them don’t know what it really means. A good MVP is the first step to success, a right way to verify your ideas at low cost and to find out what your customers really expect.
During our work, we have a chance to talk with many startup owners from many different industries. Thanks to these small talks, we were able to discover a few universal rules that make the startups fails. One of our most important values is to share our knowledge…so here you go – 6 reasons how to avoid startup failure by The Masters.
“Startup” is a very trendy word these days – almost each small company is called a startup (but, of course, we know that there is no reason for this). Many of those companies are working in IT environment or using modern technology, and a lot of them are using Ruby on rails framework. What is behind the popularity of RoR? And why Ruby on Rails is not dying?
In the first sight, it is hard to give your software project to the company located in the other part of the world. There is a lot of possible problems with that case. For example – how can you manage the project, time zone will make the whole process longer etc. But hey, it’s XXI century and you can solve them all with modern technology. Want to know how? Read more!
There is a lot of contract types, but in developers world, two of them are very popular – the one called time & materials and fixed price. Which one of them is the best way to work with remote software house? This was always a mystery and that question seems to be older than the first computer, so as The Masters we decided to finally give you the answer.
All kind of improvements are things that I’m crazy about. Seeing better results after changes you made is really exiting. But how to know what needs to be changed, e.g. in the interface, for archieving better conversion rates? In this post I will show you my favourite tools that help me:
Polish programmers kick ass, pardon my French. As a nation, we have many successes in international programming competitions and tournaments such as Google Code Jam, Facebook Hacker Cup and many more. That’s why you should consider hiring a Polish software house for your next project. Need more reasons? Here they come!
Last week we wrote about what you should take into consideration when visiting your potential future software house’s website. We specified four criteria you should take a closer look every time. Today we’ll use similar approach, but this time to analyze portfolios.
So, the time has come. You need to hire a software house for your latest project. Let’s be honest. It’s tough. Especially when it’s the first time. It’s difficult to tell if your potential contractor is any good basing only on data available on their website. Luckily for you, we know what to look for.
From SoundCloud to Github. From Slideshare to Shopify. They all have one thing in common: Ruby on Rails framework. Want to know why globally renowned brands use it? Keep reading.