Looking for Outsourcing for Startups?
We can help with outsourced development for your new online business ideas. High quality, well managed projects with top skills sourced from the best of Odesk,eLance,Freelancer and more. For tips & How to outsource for small business, contact GetViable today.
We were recently invited to share our experience related to Outsourcing for Startups at General Assembly. This 90 minute lesson for entrepreneurs new to startups covered the key skills required to find and retain great resources, to specify the requirements efficiently and to manage the outsourcing or offshoring process effectively. These slides are ideal for aspiring entrepreneurs that don’t have a technical background or startup founders looking to build or augment their development teams with affordable offshore...read more
in this video lesson for WeTeachMe, Leslie Barry from GetViable discussed tips for outsourcing for startups. Full lesson here packed full of tips, tricks and advice on how and what to outsource some of the key work in your startup.read more
What areas of outsourcing apply to startups?
We define outsourcing as “a highly-skilled services marketplace”. This implies that you’re using a marketplace environment to procure knowledge work as a service. 3 types of sourcing can easily be used by startups. When you have:
A defined scope of work and clear process, use Outsourcing, typically offshore to get the cost benefits.
A defined price and time expectation and want to generate many options, use Crowdsourcing contests, such as 99designs.
A defined specialist skill requirement, use freelancing to sub-contract offshore resources.
These are the top 10 things we do to help select quality, professional freelancers, If you’re a startup hiring freelancers on one of the popular freelancing sites, use this handy checklist to keep the quality high.read more