Product Development

The practice of outsourcing development work overseas is an all too tempting option for many business owners, primarily because of the significant cost savings it provides. But is outsourcing really as simple as finding someone or a team with the skills you are looking for? Let's discuss some of the things you want to keep in mind when outsourcing web and app developers. Not Getting the...

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We've already discussed the different types of Minimum Viable Products and the stepsrequired to build a Minimum Viable Product from a development standpoint in previous posts. Now it's time to reinforce a few key points that can ensure that your MVP is able to serve its intended purpose and be an effective part of your product development strategy. Minimum Viable Products: A Quick Summary There always seems to be some...

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In our last article, we covered a number of ways that you can Design Your Minimum Viable Product (MVP) by leveraging existing products and services. This can be a simple and cost effective way of getting an early version of your product into the hands of some customers, with the ultimate goal of validate the assumptions you've made about your business model. You may however find that there...

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The last article in our Startup Series, Validating the Market & Product, covered various methods which are great in helping you to confirm that the assumptions you've made in your new product and business model are indeed correct. In case you missed that article, you can read it here. At this point, we've validated with a considerable degree of confidence that a market exists for our idea...

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