Posts Tagged ‘employee development and training’

How To Resolve Conflicts In Remote Software Development Teams

How to Resolve Conflicts in Remote Software Development Teams

A little bit of healthy conflict is never a bad thing in software development. Team members with different points of view often bring valuable new ideas to the table, which both encourages innovation and helps to improve products. The keyword here is “healthy” because some types of unhealthy conflict are extremely damaging to team morale […]

Devops Radar

DevOps Tools Radar: Choosing and Classifying the Best Tools for a Project

Tools are a crucial element of the DevOps process, but the sheer quantity of tools out there can be pretty overwhelming for new DevOps practitioners. To get around this challenge, our experts have designed a DevOps tools “Radar”, which helps engineers select the best possible tools for whatever problem they face. The Radar categorizes tools […]

How To Build A Culture Of Security Awareness Within A Development Team

How to Build a Culture of Security Awareness within a Development Team

Applications cannot succeed in today’s world without high levels of security built into them, so training software developers to build robust, secure products is essential. Security can be a complicated topic. Many developers would rather learn a new coding language than focus on security practices, so companies must find ways to motivate them and create […]

Coaching Vs. Teaching: How To Maximize The Advantages Of Each

Coaching Vs. Teaching: How to Maximize the Advantages of Each

In many workplace environments, especially in the software development outsourcing industry, the concepts of teaching and coaching are often used interchangeably, despite being independent, unique approaches to employee development. Without a clear understanding of each practice, and the impacts they have on the recipients of those practices, it’s easy to get confused about which avenue […]

How Java Developers Can Prepare For Apache Spark

How Java Developers Can Prepare for Apache Spark

Java has been the go-to coding language for decades, but as advancements in big data processing continue to emerge, Java developers are forced to learn new skills and explore additional programming languages. That is especially true when developers start working with massive amounts of data and need more elegant solutions, faster. As an alternative to […]

Spotlight On Culture At Perficient Latin America

Spotlight on Culture at Perficient Latin America

We want to put the spotlight on what it’s like to work at Perficient Latin America and showcase our talented members. We recognize the opportunity we have to help our employees find meaningful lives through what they do, so we do our best to foster a community where we take a holistic approach towards development by putting people first and […]

Employee Training And Development Innovations At Perficient Latin America

Employee Training and Development Innovations at Perficient Latin America

As new technology penetrates every industry at an unstoppable rate, companies often find it difficult to train their employees at the same pace. Business leaders are under enormous pressure to empower their workforce with the necessary technological skills to deal with changes in the market and shifting customer demands. This urgency is forcing companies to […]

The Importance Of Strong Employee Development Programs

The Importance of Strong Employee Development Programs

Employee attrition is a serious issue in IT and software development. Rising salaries and increasing demand are giving experienced and qualified IT workers more options to choose from, so companies are forced to explore non-traditional ways to overcome this challenge. In 2018, the turnover rate in the tech industry was 13.2%, which was higher than […]