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Getting What You Want – The User Acceptance Phase: [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 7]

Welcome back to the Greyloud University Course, where we pass on the benefit of our huge experience in successful software development. You’re nearly there now, with an application you can deploy and/or sell – even rent in an SAAS configuration – whatever your plan is. There’s just one final hurdle to get to the status of ‘User Acceptance Confirmed’ in the software [...]

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Building a Real Version – The Main Development Phase: [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 6]

Welcome back to the GreyLoud University Course on ‘How to Ensure Software Project Success’ where we will pass on all our successful project experience to help you achieve your software application vision. In this, the sixth article in the series, I will be covering the Main Development Phase. In the previous phase you reviewed the prototype and firmed up the Plan, Techno [...]

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The Perils of Not Following a Project Communication Plan [How to Ruin your Software Project Budget and Deadline – Part 1]

As anyone with even the slightest bit of experience in software development, even simple websites, delays and cost overruns are incredibly common. A commonly cited statistic is that 85% of IT projects overrun their budget! While I would never claim that I can lay out a bullet-proof project management methodology in a series of blog post, there are definitely some simple mist [...]

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How to Get Stakeholder Buy-in – Building a Prototype: [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 4]

Welcome back to the Greyloud University course on ‘How to Ensure Software Project Success’. This course gves you the benefit of GreyLoud's experience across many successful projects and thousands of hours of development effort. We will help you achieve your vision. In my previous articles about we have navigated the early stages of the software development life cycle ( [...]

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Why Eastern Europe May Be a Better Outsourcing Choice for Hong Kong Businesses

Eastern European countries have been making steady progress in developing their offshore IT services. They’re able to provide highly skilled laborers and quality output at low costs. Because of this, they’re drawing in more attention from Hong Kong businesses that are looking to outsource. Evidence suggests that Eastern European countries tend to provide better engagemen [...]

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Shopify vs Magento: Choosing the Right eCommerce Platform for Your Business

Selecting the best eCommerce platform for building, managing and supporting an online store is important  because it can spell the success or failure of your business. Deciding which type of eCommerce platform to go with is also an essential choice that small business owners need to make since they have to deal with a limited amount of resources and small budget. For exampl [...]

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Hubspot vs. Infusionsoft: Which Marketing Automation Software is Right for Your Business?

Hubspot vs. Infusionsoft: Which Marketing Software is Right for Your Business? Automated marketing software is used so businesses can accomplish repetitive tasks and analyze data easily. There are many automated marketing platforms available to Hong Kong businesses. But which one to choose? There are two platforms that you should consider: HubSpot and Infusionsoft. Althou [...]

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How to Ensure Software Project Success [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 1]

Perfected over the course of dozens of successful projects and tens of thousands of development hours, our process brings together all critical inputs to building great software products. We decided to create GreyLoud University in an effort to share our hard earned lessons with the rest of the startup community, and to help our other people realize their ideas quickly and c [...]

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