Archive for October, 2010

Friday Fun: How to get from Japan to China

Filed by team twago on October 29, 2010
Friday Fun: How to get from Japan to China

Have you ever tried to travel from Japan to China? Doesn’t sound very exciting. The best might be taking the air plane. In case you do not want to fly, you should check directions on Google Maps. Funny thing is: Google Maps recommends taking a Jetski to cross the Pacific Ocean. Sounds dangerous, but should […]

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Intercultural Co-operation with Bulgaria – 5 Tips for Successful Business

Filed by team twago on October 27, 2010
Intercultural Co-operation with Bulgaria – 5 Tips for Successful Business

The accession of Bulgaria into the EU in 2007 opened up many new prospects for companies not only in Europe but across the globe with many economies having potential access to a highly qualified work force on the coast of the Black Sea. There are however certain hidden dangers with such intercultural co-operation: Bulgaria, with […]

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The Most Successful IT Firms in Germany

Filed by team twago on October 21, 2010
The Most Successful IT Firms in Germany

  It must be said, the richest entrepreneurs in Germany are not from the IT sector. These would be, to name a few, the Aldi brothers, Karl and Theo Albrecht, the Michael Otto family and of course the Quandt family with Susanne Klatten at the helm. At number 10, however, we find the first IT […]

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Coworking Part 2 – The Hub Revolutionises the Working World

Filed by team twago on October 20, 2010
Coworking Part 2 – The Hub Revolutionises the Working World

London – in a perfectly ordinary looking office on the fourth floor of a former factory building in Islington sit 200 people. What at first seems normal is actually anything but. This office is both the origin and the nerve center of The Hub, the largest network for Co-Working Spaces worldwide. In 2005 Jonathan Robinson […]

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IT trend monitor: significant upturn in demand for HTML, PHP, and MySQL secures more commissions for IT freelancers

Filed by team twago on October 20, 2010
IT trend monitor: significant upturn in demand for HTML, PHP, and MySQL secures more commissions for IT freelancers

back In June, two noticeable trends stood out on the IT project market: due to the overall economic growth, the number of projects has increased greatly. HTML, PHP, and MySQL remain at the top, while Java and Flash noted an increasing demand. Berlin, 9th June 2010. The trend to utilise intermediation platforms for the assignment […]

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Are you an Offshoring type?

Filed by team twago on October 19, 2010
Are you an Offshoring type?

            The job market has changed considerably due to globalisation and the opening of the markets. Flexible working hours, home offices, outsourcing and, offshoring are no longer mere visions but reality. Nonetheless, the cooperation with partners who are miles away is not everyone’s cup of tea. So before you enter […]

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How do I build a good working relationship online?

Filed by team twago on October 15, 2010
How do I build a good working relationship online?

The cooperation in virtual teams has by now become routine in many companies. Particularly in the area of IT, the team members are often located all over the globe and can only communicate online. While technological hurdles are not a problem, soft skills such as trust and team spirit are difficult to achieve. The advantages […]

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twago to participate at Italy’s biggest IT-fair – Get free tickets here!

Filed by team twago on October 15, 2010
twago to participate at Italy’s biggest IT-fair – Get free tickets here!

From 21st to 23rd October 2010 the Fieramilanocity International Exhibition on Information & Communication Technology takes place in Milan, Italy. After last year’s successful introduction of a section especially dedicated to innovative business models, part of this year’s event will again be dedicated to this branch. “Innovation path. From business idea to business start-up” addresses […]

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gmbhchef: How small and medium-sized companies have handled the crisis

Filed by team twago on October 15, 2010
gmbhchef: How small and medium-sized companies have handled the crisis

  Read in the latest edition of gmbhchef how small and medium-sized companies have handled offshoring and outsourcing during the economic crisis. Click the image to read the article.

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Offshoring as a chance for development cooperation?

Filed by team twago on October 14, 2010
Offshoring as a chance for development cooperation?

When considering successful development cooperation, offshoring is not the first thing that comes to mind. However, when we look beyond our own noses, the chances and connections that present themselves are impressive. Offshoring can be considered outsourcing’s big brother. Outsourcing describes the spin-off procedure of individual business processes to external service providers. This can occur […]

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Verification: How to stand out in the crowd

Filed by team twago on October 14, 2010
Verification: How to stand out in the crowd

One question that service providers are always asking is: how can I better my chances of being chosen by a customer for a project? The verification of an individual profile and references on twago is one of the best ways to make a customer feel better and gain their trust. Verification is therefore a very […]

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Find the right Provider!

Filed by team twago on October 10, 2010
Find the right Provider!

twago offers great possibilities for companies. From cost savings to access to global experts, you as a customer can benefit hugely from the diverse global network. But how do you find a professional service provider that has exactly the expertise that you, the client, needs? This question will arise to anyone who wants to contract […]

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New SEO Starter Guide from Google

Filed by team twago on October 8, 2010
New SEO Starter Guide from Google

With 150 million clicks per day, Google is by far the most popular search machine on the web and Google offers vital advertising space that can bring success to any aspiring Entrepreneur. Through the use of Google Adwords, the search engine has generated billions in revenue. However, the placement of adverts on Google Adwords is […]

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