AReL, a refugee-led organization in Kakuma, empowers refugees with digital skills for a sustainable future. They seek donations for transport, technology, and local instructors to overcome barriers and enhance education. Support their mission to transform lives.
Launching a product without a team is challenging due to compensation expectations. Collaborating with teams like Squads cuts costs, ensures stability, and progresses projects, enabling cost-effective management and project continuity without significant upfront investment.
Explore the shift from manual testing to automation in software development. This article reveals how automating regression tests enhances efficiency, cuts risks, and boosts product stability. Transform your software strategy with this insightful read.
Fast fashion contributes to 10% of global CO2 emissions and consumes 93 trillion liters of water annually. BOAS not only addresses the environmental toll of fast fashion but also channels 90% of its profits to life-saving charities. So Squads' members invested in BOAS, and BOAS saved its first live.
Explore a shift in tech leadership towards collaboration and self-organization to tackle industry challenges. Learn about guilds, enabling teams, and the role of coaching in fostering a culture of innovation and shared problem-solving.
Were you aware that the IT industry contributes 2-3% to global greenhouse gas emissions? It's quite astonishing, considering it releases as much carbon as the entire aviation industry. This fact often goes unnoticed as we continue to enjoy the conveniences it provides.
The world we live in has a lot of features, many of which may seem broken. That's a lot of things to fix, and this can become overwhelming. Here's a simple algorithm to help find focus. It's based on the general recipe to fix performance bugs in software.
Remote jobs on LinkedIN have risen from less than 1% to over 14% since the start of the COVID pandemic. More interestingly, these 14% of jobs get more than 50% of all the applications. Still there are many companies struggling with remote work policies. Squads lessons from a decade of experience.
A bitcoin transaction uses 800.000 times more energy than a credit card transaction. This seems to be a problem, but is it, really? There's a place for bitcoin. The possible transformation of energy into money, and the incentive for electrical heating may well offset the waste.
Scaled agile framework (SAFe) is one of the cutting-edge software development methodologies today. It has been tailored to help accommodate fast-paced technology innovation, new product development. Here is a breakdown of what the framework is and how you can use it in your business.
Major cryptocurrencies demand unreasonable amounts of power for their proof of work blockchains. Bitcoin is causing a lot of energy waste, while much of this power is not sustainably produced. We need to change the way we deal with crypto and favor more energy efficient solutions
Want to de-risk your business? Our proffesional team at Squads has created a Startup Risk Management Sheet that will be a game-changer for you and your future mental health as an entrepreneur.
Business people dread the moment when they need to scale their team and the best new developer explains that the application is beyond maintenance and new features can only be added after a complete rewrite. Squads will give you the golden tip on what to consider before investing in costly rewrites.
Squads definitely understands the lean start-up approach, so it was the perfect match from the start. (...) I appreciated that they would question me as a product owner “do we really need this feature or can we make it simpler to see if it works?”
The secret tips on how to run your succesful lean start up directly from our expert programmers. Read this article if you want to learn how to de-risk your business!