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The makings of a great Digital Experience

The makings of a great digital experience

Speed, convenience, cost - what makes a great digital experience? Once a mere buzzword, the question is no longer ‘if’ but ‘how’, and the goal is to stand out from the bunch.   The world is going digital, and the speed got supersonic since COVID. From school lessons...

What is technical debt and how to reduce it?

What is technical debt and how to reduce it?

Just like financial teams want to avoid financial debt, IT teams wish to have their work clean of technical debt. But does that mean exactly? Put simply, technical debt (also called code debt) is the labour cost associated with having to rework previously implemented faulty code or...

What is a Proof of Concept and how does it build Digital Innovation?

What is a Proof of Concept and how does it build Digital Innovation?

Success stories start with good ideas, and good ideas are followed by a Proof of Concept. See how a PoC can facilitate the path to digital innovation. Digital innovation relies heavily on emerging digital technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Big Data, 5G or machine learning....

What you should look for in an app development software

What you should look for in an app development software

Loads of platforms, scores of methodologies, and many cryptic concepts. Afterall, what are the core features a modern app development software must possess? So, you’re looking for an app development software. It must cater to your needs and provide you with enough flexibility to run your...

what is CPQ in Salesforce?

What is CPQ in Salesforce?

By now, most business leaders have heard of Salesforce, the leading CRM in the world. But do you know what is CPQ in Salesforce? Companies around the world follow a similar macro sales process. The first step is usually Lead Generation, followed by Prospecting and Qualification of...

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5 essential Software Engineer skills (according to CIOs)

Hard skills are a vital part of every developer’s skillset. As the profession changes however, so do expectations for software engineer skills. Software engineer skills are not what they used to be. Software engineers in recruitment sessions today are being asked how they can help companies...

How Agile is helping us get through the COVID Crisis

How Agile is helping us get through the COVID Crisis

In March 2020 COVID-19 was declared a pandemic, triggering a worldwide public health emergency. The impact on people, health, businesses, and other pillars of the global economy is unprecedent! The virus was spreading at a breakneck pace (still is, unfortunately), and governments around the world have...

What Is Salesforce Marketing Cloud and how can it help my company?

Remember those texts and emails you receive frequently from your favorite brands? Those little reminders of promotions and discounts or even just a wish of happy birthday? It is highly probable that it has a system like Salesforce Marketing Cloud behind it. Technically, Marketing Cloud is...

Company Culture: what drives us

Last month, I celebrated 3 years working at the Near Partner. In fact, I’ve been in the company for longer than it has formally existed! When I joined the company, it didn’t even have a name but through my conversations with Pedro Veloso, I found the...

7 Effective Ways To Monitor Sensitive Data In Remote Work

Remote working is quickly gaining popularity, globally, primarily due to the COVID-19 crisis. However, while telecommuting provides location flexibility, it has several data security challenges. Employees may use unsecured WiFi and unprotected devices that put your business data at risk. Fortunately, you can create a...

Outsourcing 101

[e-Book] Outsourcing 101 – Where you should start from

Outsourcing software development is a great idea for many reasons. Not only helps businesses achieve greater economies of scale but, more importantly, greater specialization. But, if you are a rookie navigating these complex waters of outsourcing software development and really want to benefit from having an external...

Welcome to NearBlog!

  Welcome to Near Partner Blog. It's great to have you here. Many times we said things like: "Hey, why don’t we share this with anyone else? Why just talk about it between us?" That’s why, instead of just keeping these conversations for ourselves, we've decided to...

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