Founding an International Software Agency—The Story of BEON’s Founders

Founding an International Software Agency—The Story of BEON’s Founders

When we learn about successful startups, we rarely hear about the obstacles and pitfalls the founders faced as these businesses grew. So, it can be tempting to assume that successful founders possess some magic ingredient, that they, from the start, know something that founders of less successful enterprises don’t, or that they have a special

Performance Reviews: The Importance of Valuating

Performance Reviews: The Importance of Valuating

Some time ago, we identified the need to promote and implement performance valuations at BEON. The process we’ve developed to meet this need is quite unique, as reflected by our word choice. So, why do we call them valuations instead of evaluations? Evaluating refers to an asymmetric relationship, in which the subject receives judgment from

API Security —Top 10 Most Common Risks and Their Prevention

API Security —Top 10 Most Common Risks and Their Prevention

Every day, millions of companies, software engineers, and average people manage their data through APIs. The Internet of Things (IoT), for example, is responsible for connecting devices, like your phone to your refrigerator. Such technological advancements wouldn’t be possible without APIs. Whether we realize it or not, we have become very dependent on them, and

Why We Stayed Away From Fixed-Price Projects

Why We Stayed Away From Fixed-Price Projects

Let’s say a lawyer takes a client’s case for a fixed price, keeping in mind that it’s relatively simple, and it will probably take a short amount of time. But days later, new evidence comes to light, and witnesses make the case all the more complicated. Should the lawyer keep the initial price? No. In

How to manage a development team: 6 keys for success

How to manage a development team: 6 keys for success

Project management is one of the most complex responsibilities there is. A project manager is responsible for leading a project through its ideation, planning, execution, and control, to its very end. Each project is an adventure that leaves little room for boredom. To be a great project manager, you must be a good leader, coworker,

How to Face a Crisis: A Case Study

How to Face a Crisis: A Case Study

A crisis is a critical and decisive situation that endangers the growth of a project. As far as we’re concerned, when a crisis arises, the quality of service we offer our clients is at stake, so we must be careful and agile to react in the best possible way. ..