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Offshore IT Outsourcing vs. Nearshore IT Outsourcing (Part 1)

IT services offshoring, whether it be to a distant continent in a completely different time-zone, or a nearby nation that goes to bed when you do, ultimately seeks gains in efficiency and costs. Think about it. If you could achieve developer rates as...

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Perficient Latin America's Daily Standup with Harim Perez

"If you're stuck or struggling with a technical aspect of your work, the entire team comes together to solve the problem. And there's always someone willing to help you; even if they're busy or have other things to do, they'll make time to guide...

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Tips and Advice on Assessing Communications with Your Offshore IT Services Provider

On our previous posts we have talked about lack of effective communication as one of the major pitfalls that exist whenever a company is looking for a nearshore or offshore IT Services partner. So what should that company do about this? Here are some...

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Perficient Latin America's Daily Stand Up with Sacilnallely Perez

"At Perficient Latin America you're allowed to have new ideas, you're encouraged to have them. You're allowed to be a human being. It's a place where we're all aware that you can be going through your own personal situation and it's okay to go deal w...

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Offshore IT Outsourcing vs. Nearshore IT Outsourcing (Part 2)

This is the second part of our Offshore IT outsourcing vs. nearshore IT Outsourcing series. You can start with part 1. In the past, because software development requirements tended to be heavily specified (i.e. written down), it was easier for develo...

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Perficient Latin America's Daily Standup with David Franco

"We know that there are a lot of challenges, but there are also a lot of exciting new things we get to do and a lot of things we can learn at Perficient Latin America." — David Franco Chica, UX Designer at Perficient Latin America Perficient Lat...

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Communication: The Single Greatest Risk to Outsourcing Abroad

Quite openly, we cannot be a completely neutral party in this post. Full disclosure requires us to state up front that we are an offshore IT services vendor. And we "drink our own Koolaid": we think we do very well what we work so hard to do every da...

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Perficient Latin America Team Spotlight: Maria Avendaño

I learn new things every day. Something that's really interesting to me are the lunch and learns, since they keep me updated on all the new developments in my field. —  Maria Fernanda Avendaño, Software Engineer at Perficient Latin America As a ...

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Perficient Latin America Team Spotlight: Alejandro Calderon

We've been publishing these interviews in the hopes of giving you a glimpse into our fantastic nearshore software development workforce. These professionals are the heart and soul of Perficient Latin America, and we love being able to share their exp...