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[Infographic] 2012 Q3: Software Engineering Salaries in Silicon Valley

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The End Of “Build It Yourself” Software

YoungUpstarts

Today in the tech industry, we’re entering an era of Levittown software, and the change is important for all businesses. Sound familiar?

This is Not Your Father’s Software Industry

Andrew Payne

The software industry has seen major changes in the past 10 years, as the business of software has gotten increasingly efficient and friction-free. There are more skilled people creating software than ever before, and the market provides ways for the best talent to find opportunity well above an annual salary.

5 Benefits Of Accounts Payable Software

YoungUpstarts

Here are just five of the benefits accounts payable software can provide your business: 1. by Steve Smith, U.S. Reduce costs. As U.S.

Rock Solid Software Testing Without Hiring an Army | Trish Khoo | Google | BoS2015

Business of Software Blog

Has any of you heard of the iron triangle of software development by any chance? Of course, you’re getting better quality software.

Highlights On The Business of Software (2012)

OnStartups

It has been a great week and thus, I was inspired to share my experience at the conference, Business of Software, or BoS for short. Day 1.

More Coders. More Diversity.

Feld Thoughts

Rather than paying thousands in tuition or fees, qualified individuals can get their foot in the door to a tech career while earning a salary from their very first day. They work with senior developers to gain coding experience on real client projects under careful guidance and supervision while earning a livable salary.

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Troubles Managing Hiring? Software That Can Help

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

For people without scheduling problems, who are local, I''d probably forgo the software and stick to face to face screenings

This is Not Your Father’s Software Industry

Andrew Payne

The software industry has seen major changes in the past 10 years, as the business of software has gotten increasingly efficient and friction-free. There are more skilled people creating software than ever before, and the market provides ways for the best talent to find opportunity well above an annual salary.

Paying Your Nanny… Using Software

YoungUpstarts

by Paul Byrne, Managing Director of Thesaurus Software. Creating an employment contract can be made easy with software packages that enable you to create tailored, professional contracts of employment and staff handbooks. Not declaring their salary in full is not only illegal but also affects these and other rights. Tax Records.

Peldi (@balsamiq), Balsamiq at Business of Software 2011: Interview with John Nese of Soda Pop Stop.

Business of Software Blog

So do you have any company policies, salary, vacation, bonus? More at Balsamiq. John Nese owns and manages Soda Pop Stop. and I am laughing.

This is Not Your Father’s Software Industry

Andrew Payne

The software industry has seen major changes in the past 10 years, as the business of software has gotten increasingly efficient and friction-free. There are more skilled people creating software than ever before, and the market provides ways for the best talent to find opportunity well above an annual salary.

What is Your Software Saying Behind Your Back? | Sarah Allen, Ultrasaurus | BoS USA 2015

Business of Software Blog

Even data warehousing software has a personality – even if you might not want to spend your leisure time with it. Organisations spend a lot of time reflecting on and thinking about their internal values but these are not necessarily embedded in the software you ship. What does your software say to your customers? Video. freedom.

The Software Product Myth

Software By Rob

Software by Rob Passionate about Startups and MicroISVs Lessons Learned by a Serial Entrepreneur home about press micropreneurs archives ← I’m in a Book! Most developers start as salaried employees, slogging through code and loving it because they never imagined a job could be challenging, educational, and downright fun.

Tobias Lutke, CEO, Shopify at Business of Software 2011: “How we can build businesses that people in 100 years won’t be embarrassed by?”

Business of Software Blog

We route you directly to that person and that’s not a big investment, that’s a week of having a great person hack on some software. VIDEO).

Do Worry, Be Happy! Peldi's brilliant talk about keeping sane as a software CEO. Video & transcript

Business of Software Blog

We will give the person that offers the best answer a guest pass to this year's Business of Software.  Transcript of Peldi's talk.

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Video of Dharmesh Shah at Business of Software 2010 Conference

OnStartups

I have now spoken at the Business of Software conference for 3 years in a row. If you enjoyed my talk from Business of Software 2009 or Business of Software 2008 , you'll likely enjoy this too. If you're in the business of software, you should attend. Dharmesh Shah at Business of Software 2010. Applause ). upfront.

Dharmesh Shah on strategies for building great companies at Business of Software Conference 2012

Business of Software Blog

BUSINESS OF SOFTWARE – FOR PEOPLE BUILDING GREAT SOFTWARE BUSINESSES. Transcript below. Transcript below. Crowd: Hello! Appluase].

Four Laws Of Software Economics (Part 4) | Rich Mironov Guest Post

Business of Software Blog

love Sales organizations, especially since they pay our salaries. One last market observation is that you can’t outsource your strategy. 

Actionable Takeaways from the Business of Software Conference, Boston 2012

Business of Software Blog

All employees have a  base salary that is better than market value. BUSINESS OF SOFTWARE – FOR PEOPLE BUILDING GREAT SOFTWARE BUSINESSES.

Adii Pienaar, Woothemes. Going global from the edge of the world. A Business of Software Conference 2012 talk

Business of Software Blog

My favourite line was in the Q&A in answer to a question about how he deals with software piracy: “I don’t deal with it. Sorry.

The Top 10 Jobs For Millennials

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Though the top-ranked jobs offer salaries above the current median for millennials (roughly $30,000 annually for men, $35,000 for women), it's important to note that many jobs well-suited for Generation Y don't necessarily pay the most up front. Advertising Account Executive -Annual Median Salary: $115,750 -Projected Growth Outlook: 12% 2.

5 Things Every Small Business Should Know About Payroll

YoungUpstarts

Professionalisms payment software payroll payroll software Shrad Rao By Shrad Rao, CEO of Wagepoint. Employees want a paycheck on time.

Startup Software Developers

SoCal CTO

There’s quite a bit of truth to what Mark is saying about startup software developers, but my guess is that there’s another reason that it seems harder to find developers in this context. reduced salary, partial equity, good experience, etc. That said, it definitely is difficult to find really good startup software developers

Why You Can’t Find Any Mobile Developers

Andrew Payne

As a result, many good developers have (or believe they have) a better chance at doing their own thing vs working for someone else for salary or an hourly rate. Entrepreneurship SoftwareIn case you haven’t noticed, it’s impossible to find mobile developers.

The Very First Startup Founder You Need to Invest in is You

Both Sides of the Table

We had raised a $2 million seed round, which meant taking almost no salary so we could afford to hire staff. They choose a different path.

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The smart way to expand software companies to the US

The Equity Kicker

To have any chance of success the first employee needs to be a big hitter with a good network and that sort of problem invariably comes with a big salary and wants a small team alongside him/her, and all of a sudden there is a lot of capital at risk. Fortunately, for many companies verifying demand is pretty easy these days.

Software and Making Money (Presentation Slides Included)

Tony Wright dot com

The more I think about it, the more I’m impressed with software businesses that are great businesses (not just great software).

"When in doubt, look different". Geoffrey Moore at Business of Software. Video & transcript.

Business of Software Blog

What is context, what is core? "I have to say if I have, to be in a business during this economy, I would want to be in a software business. service led software business. Geoffrey Moore at Business of Software 2009. service led software business. You see, this is mostly software folks. Okay, good. Salome, sir.

Black Hat Recruiter Tactics

Nathan Hurst

Nathan Hursts Blog Thoughts on Software, Technology, and Startups « Back to blog Im on the technical side of entrepreneurship in NYC. For example, a recruiter will inflate the salary/compensation portion of the job description or inflate the job responsibilities while dumbing down the job requirements. Seriously. Excellent post.

Why “saving money” and “ROI” are probably the wrong way to sell your product

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

Code Collaborator is tool which helps software developers review each other’s work, just like an editor of a book. And we did. How-To

Expenses You Don't Think of When Starting a Business

Software By Rob

ruffled a few feathers with my recent post The Software Product Myth. Join nearly 6,000 startup entrepreneurs by subscribing to my RSS feed.

How To Grow and Scale A Culture with Limited Funds – Alicia Navarro

Business of Software Blog

Join the Business of Software Community. Get the latest updates from Business of Software free to you. But it does mean they stick with you for a long time, and that they value the experience more than the salary you can pay them. Scaling is a challenge which presents itself to any company starting out. Applause]. Anyway.

Dan Lyons, Newsweek Editor, aka Fake Steve Jobs on mobile, meme businesses and maximizing your chance of getting press coverage

Business of Software Blog

This is an hilarious and actionable talk from Dan Lyons, aka Fake Steve Jobs, aka technology editor at Newsweek when he spoke at Business of Software. Dharmesh really should pay Business of Software some recruitment fees. Dan Lyons, Technology Editor, Newsweek, talks at Business of Software 2012. The answer might be in here.

Guide to Evaluating Startup Ideas

Tony Wright dot com

Most software startup have a pretty low COGS, so this question generally comes down to, “How much does it cost to buy a customer and how much revenue does that customer represent over their life?&# Tags: Marketing My Life Software Dev Startups A great developer I once worked with was kvetching at lunch one day.

8 Key Rules for Starting a Business on a Shoestring

Startup Professionals Musings

Use low-cost subscription software and cloud computing. Now you can match a big company with worldwide reach for a few thousand dollars.

microisvs, Software Products and Startups: My Most Popular Posts.

Software By Rob

Consider this the Year in Review for Software by Rob. Some choose consulting, but many more inevitably decide to build a software product.

Bootstrapping Organic Growth Makes Startup Sense

Gust

Spend the absolute minimum for what you need (equipment, software, and services) to keep your business running. Think minimum spending.

How bootstrapping helped my business cheat death

The Next Web

This post is based on the author’s new guide, How to Transform Your Ideas into Software Products. This story continues at The Next Web.

11 Personal Finance Tips For Startup Entrepreneurs

Early Growth Financial Services

Make sure you are paying yourself a salary (rather than paying your personal bills) out of the business finances as soon as possible.