Archive for December, 2010

A matter of negotiation – How to negotiate successfully

Filed by team twago on December 26, 2010
A matter of negotiation – How to negotiate successfully

You have it all: idea, concept, and business plan. But if you cannot sell them, all preparations are useless. As a business founder you need to be prepared for negotiations with banks, customers, service providers, and, depending on the size of the company, co-workers. The right course of negotiation is essential in order to reach […]

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9 Apps for Freelancers

Filed by team twago on December 20, 2010
9 Apps for Freelancers

Most freelancers are well-equipped: laptop, home server and, of course, a smart phone. The money-spinner of the smart phones is still the Apple iPhone. With only a few apps you can enhance your gadget to become a real worker for freelancers. We have looked around the app store for you. 1. Toggl For all freelancers […]

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Globalisation live- Successful cooperation between Germans and Turkish

Filed by team twago on December 17, 2010
Globalisation live- Successful cooperation between Germans and Turkish

  An interview with Mr. Hüseyin Yilmaz, chairman of the Association of Turkish Entrepreneurs and Manufacturers Berlin. Germany is a popular destination for immigrants. Approximately three million citizens of Turkish origin currently live in the Federal Republic of Germany. 108,000 Turkish are registered in Berlin alone (data from December 2009). Therefore the largest Turkish community […]

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Recommend twago and win a Premium Membership for one year

Filed by team twago on December 11, 2010
Recommend twago and win a Premium Membership for one year

You like working with twago? You think that people you know should also profit from our platform? Help us spread the word about twago with our Christmas card and you’ll have the chance to win a one year Premium membership worth €468. If you forward the Christmas card to your friends or colleagues by January […]

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Quality rather than quantity – Facebook Co-founder changes sides

Filed by team twago on December 9, 2010
Quality rather than quantity – Facebook Co-founder changes sides

  Dave Morin is part of the founders team of Facebook Connect and the Facebook platform. This year, he left the company and formed his own start-up: Path. The company offers an iPhone app that allows you to share photos with your friends. Morin emphasises that this is not just some other social network, but a […]

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How to win over clients

Filed by team twago on December 1, 2010
How to win over clients

Many service providers on twago (and other intermediation platforms) wonder what they can do to be hired for a project. What does the client want? What are his or her criteria when choosing a provider? How do I get the project? On the other side, clients wonder how to find the best service provider. How […]

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How to select a suitable service provider

Filed by team twago on December 1, 2010
How to select a suitable service provider

Once you have advertised a project on twago (or any other intermediation platform), it is time to choose a service provider. This task isn’t always easy, particularly since it is usually rather time-consuming. We have a few simple tools and tricks that will make your decision easier. From the very beginning, you should be aware […]

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