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Here we share our insights and experience on how to work with IT freelancers and give you actionable tips.

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7 Q&As About Staff Augmentation to Help Your Business Succeed In Digitalization

An increasing number of companies around the world are turning to external staff to increase their work capacity and leverage a larger talent pool. In North America and Asia in particular, the use of Staff Augmentation is widely spread. In Germany, however, this type of staff expansion is still a largely unexploited concept. Staff Augmentation is a concept that is gaining momentum due to the shortage of skilled workers and accelerated digitalization. However, many do not understand how to benefit from it. The following will give a solid introduction to the topic.    

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Studie belegt: Freiberufler sind entscheidend für Umsatz- und Beschäftigungswachstum

Study shows: Freelancers significantly contribute to sales and employment growth

While freelancers were often seen as a substitute for permanent employees a few years ago, managers are gradually recognizing the benefits and expertise that freelancers bring to companies. In research, too, the negative view of the use of freelancers has long prevailed.  Andrew Burke and Marc Cowling take a new perspective on freelancing, revealing convincing findings on freelancers in companies

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data science, big data

Data Scientists: New, innovative thinkers

Is it possible to turn the implicit events and action – such as specific marketing efforts – into something measurable? If so, how do you analyze and evaluate the initial situation, the progress, and its results? The magic word is “Data Science” – a term, or rather a job title, that is gaining in importance. This is part of the

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So profitieren Unternehmen von der Zusammenarbeit mit Freelancern

How companies benefit from working with freelancers

Freelancers have become indispensable in today’s working world. The reason therefore is that they are a profitable alternative to permanent employees. They receive strong demand not only due to their flexibility but also because of their knowledge and experience throughout many projects. In addition to this, freelancers are adaptable and can be deployed in various fields. Contracting a freelancer results

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Externe IT-Unterstützung für Unternehmen im Wandel- Welche Arbeitsform passt wann?

External IT support in transition – comparison of outsourcing options

The current shortage of permanent IT employees and the simultaneous requirement for digitization pose major challenges for many companies. A lack of resources in IT departments means that digitization processes and software development can no longer be covered internally. Therefore, more and more companies to turn to external support. But what options are there and how can they be used

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Wie gelingt die Arbeit mit Freiberuflern? - Integration richtig angehen

The four-step guide to working effectively with freelancers

Freelancers are more in demand than ever, especially in the IT industry! As companies want to keep up with the sudden surge in digitization, they are increasingly employing IT-freelancers. Doing so effectively, without losing sight of the legal aspects, requires just four steps as described in this article. Please find the full article written in German here. 1. Onboarding is

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Freelancer als Lösung für den IT Fachkräftemangel

IT skills shortage – Freelancers to the rescue

IT services are becoming increasingly important for companies, especially due to the accelerated digitization as a result of the corona pandemic. A shortage of skilled IT workers is no longer a surprise for any company and turned into a challenge – especially in the IT sector. Please find the full article in German here. If you would like to learn more

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On- and offboarding of a freelancer – pillar for success

Although companies and freelancers usually consider the terms onboarding and offboarding separately, both processes are linked in practice and must therefore be perceived as a cornerstone for successful cooperation between freelancers and companies in the present and future.   Click here to read the full article in Gerrman.

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Different Types of Blockchain

The 4 Blockchain Types Explained

Several different types of blockchain exist, each of which has advantages and disadvantages. It is essential to know the different types of Blockchain in order to build the optimal network. Depending on the requirements of the Blockchain, one has to decide between public, private, consortium or hybrid network. We will explain what this means in our blog post.

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Impostor Syndrome

7 Tips to Overcome Impostor Syndrome

People who are affected by impostor syndrome believe that they are impostors themselves. They think that they do not deserve their success and suffer from self-doubt.
In this article, we clarify what impostor syndrome exactly is, what its characteristics and causes are , and what tips and tricks exist to overcome it.

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How to prepare for a technical interview as a Freelancer

How to Best Prepare for a Technical Interview as a Freelancer

As a freelancer, there are many things to consider when it comes to a technical interview. How can I best prepare myself? What are things the client wants to know? How do I behave?
Read in this article how a technical interview for IT-Freelancer is structured, how do you best prepare for it and what do you need to consider during the interview?

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