content header image
content header image

Our Blogs

Every successful business needs accurate and effective business accounting practices. It pays huge dividends to have an excellent system to record your business’ finances as it grows. With tidy books, business owners are better able to forecast performance, keep track of the health of the business, review revenues and expenses, . . .

If you’ve ever wondered what process mapping is, and whether you need it, let me help. It’s an essential part of DSS’ project management toolkit and something my eight years of experience as a project manager have taught me to rely on.  At its simplest, a process map is a workflow diagram that . . .

Software development is complex. When you add to that complexity the ubiquity of human error, it's no surprise that development teams run into challenges with software testing. At DSS, we figure the best software testing problems are the ones you don’t experience at all. Accordingly, we follow methodologies designed to eliminate errors rather than fix them. Here are the three challenges we . . .

How do you become a data scientist? Let’s take a look at whether you’ve got what it takes. Data is everywhere. Whenever you post on social media, watch a video, add something to your online shopping cart, or even text someone, you generate data. Data scientists take that data, along with hundreds of thousands of other sources, and work on . . .

Distributed teams and remote offices aren't going away. But can quality be ensured when your people aren’t just down the corridor?We at DSS know it can because we have a history of building quality into our outsourcing solutions.Our view: your offshore team should be a logical extension of your organization. . . .

In my last post, I laid out the foundations of a successful project – the planning. With the plan in place, it’s on to managing the project.One thing I’ve learned over the years is the value of a daily standup with the core team. It comes from an Agile approach . . .

"Can you have a look at my computer again? I can’t connect to our collaboration software.""I’m getting an error message, but I don’t know how to send you a screenshot of it. Can you just connect to my machine so you can check on it yourself?" 1. TeamViewer  Most IT professionals will . . .

Project management is a core offering for the DSS team, so it’s no surprise that we get asked how to manage projects successfully.My usual response: start at the beginning. Successful projects are built on robust plans. Here’s what those plans can look like: Clarity from day one It doesn’t matter if you . . .

Innovative Solutions Direct Results +1 808 378 1088

We craft cost-effective and efficient solutions that grow businesses.