Archive for November, 2010

Founding! But what?

Filed by team twago on November 30, 2010
Founding! But what?

Founding a company can be a great experience if you have the right idea. Even if you have the right idea, you sometimes just lack the stamina to develop the thought any further. But how does your brainchild turn into a finished product? Which ideas are good and which should you just scrap? Firstly: the […]

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Today at the twago office: UPcload

Filed by team twago on November 26, 2010
Today at the twago office: UPcload

We had a very interesting visitor today: Kevin from UPcload was here to measure our body sizes. Why? The UPcload service measures your body size through a webcam for a simple reason. Many online clothing shops need to raise there prices because lots of their customers order clothes in the wrong sizes. Then, customers send […]

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Service Provider of the month: Pixelbyte Lab – Working from India for the rest of the world

Filed by team twago on November 25, 2010
Service Provider of the month: Pixelbyte Lab – Working from India for the rest of the world

  Pixelbyte Lab is one of the many international providers registered on twago. Indian programmers that work primarily for European and Northern American clients may sound like a cliché created by the IT boom, but it is reality for Pixelbyte Lab nonetheless. “We are glad that twago enables us to work with clients from all […]

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TechCrunch: Twago raises “six-digit Euro” sum for its outsourcing platform

Filed by team twago on November 23, 2010
TechCrunch: Twago raises “six-digit Euro” sum for its outsourcing platform

Techcrunch Europe picks up the news about the twago funding achievement.  “Twago, which provides a “global online intermediation platform” for services in the areas of IT, design, and business support, has received backing from a Frankfurt, Germany-based investment group from the private banking sector. The exact amount isn’t being disclosed but is described as in the “six-digit” Euros, […]

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7 mistakes freelancers should avoid

Filed by team twago on November 19, 2010
7 mistakes freelancers should avoid

  Very few freelancers are self-employed from the very beginning. Usually self-employment is preceded by regular employment. Working as a freelancer often hides several pitfalls and can present unforeseen challenges. While it’s normal to make mistakes, there are some that can be easily avoided. Here we have compiled a list of mistakes that freelancers should avoid […]

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Developers for iPhone apps in high demand – IT service providers were not affected by summer slump

Filed by team twago on November 18, 2010
Developers for iPhone apps in high demand – IT service providers were not affected by summer slump

PHP, HTML, MySQL skills were highest in demand during the 3rd quarter Demand for iPhone/iPad app developers has increased significantly since the beginning of the year IT service providers are working to full capacity and are often unable to take on any more projects Berlin, 15 October 2010. Expertises like PHP, HTML, and MySQL still […]

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Worth millions in just one year – Internet start-up twago reels in six-digit investment

Filed by team twago on November 18, 2010
Worth millions in just one year – Internet start-up twago reels in six-digit investment

Frankfurt-based investment group invests in twago.com twago records monthly growth rate of 40 percent Investment supports twago’s overall business strategy A Frankfurt-based investment group from the private banking sector has invested a six-digit Euro amount in the Berlin-based start-up twago.com. twago is a global online intermediation platform for high-quality services in the areas of IT, […]

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twago goes Moustache – Let it grow for the good cause: Movember

Filed by team twago on November 16, 2010
twago goes Moustache – Let it grow for the good cause: Movember

Boys (and girls) it’s MOVEMBER! The gentlemen at twago are letting their mustaches grow for the good cause – and the ladies are giving their support. We joined together to raise awareness for prostate cancer. If you donate to our team on Movember.com all the funds will automatically go to prostate research. The more you give, the […]

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Global Entrepreneurial Week at twago – business formation 2.0

Filed by team twago on November 16, 2010
Global Entrepreneurial Week at twago – business formation 2.0

This week is Global Entrepreneurship Week 2010. This initiative of the Federal Ministry for Economics and Technology is part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week 2010. People interested in establishing a business and those who have recently done so can get tips from companies, consultants, and associations on how to start a business successfully and establish […]

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7 reasons for using twago

Filed by team twago on November 11, 2010
7 reasons for using twago

IT is the abbreviation for Information Technology and IT services are all jobs connected to this area. Well, most of you probably already knew this. But this article is directed particularly at those of you, who don’t see themselves as IT specialists per se. Don’t panic, we’ll help you bring light into the darkness! Here […]

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Bayerische Staatszeitung: “More revenue through the internet”

Filed by team twago on November 11, 2010
Bayerische Staatszeitung: “More revenue through the internet”

Bayerische Staatszeitung reported on the possibility of increasing the revenue of companies through the internet and thus named twago as a positive example for creating innovative ways of organizing working relationships. The Bayerische Staatszeitung issued mainly on the topic on how small and medium sized companies could profitate through online intermediation platforms like twago, that […]

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CBS money watch.com: Berlin Based Company Exemplary In Integration. twago.com Wins Award For Diversity At Work

Filed by team twago on November 10, 2010
CBS money watch.com: Berlin Based Company Exemplary In Integration. twago.com Wins Award For Diversity At Work

With hundreds of millions of unique visitors from around the world each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and the largest premium content network online. Now CBS Interactive covered of the award “Diversity at work” which twago won. Read the original article here.

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Diversity in the Workplace, Mind over Assets – twago in the fast lane

Filed by team twago on November 9, 2010
Diversity in the Workplace, Mind over Assets – twago in the fast lane

This week has been especially successful for twago, who is now the proud recipient of two awards. For the competition “Diversity in the Workplace” twago came in second place. The award recognises companies who display particular achievement in the field of integration. Currently the twago team consists of English, Australian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Italian, Spanish and […]

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