How To Hire Good Technical Help

General Posted Feb 28 2011 at 4:01 PM Previous Shows >> General
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Process Start

- clearly understand what you want as much as you can

- have a budget (don't have to tell in one but have money allocated towards project)


Where To Find People

- word of month

- rent-a-coder

- odesk

- craigslist


How To Screen

- talk with technical help

   - make sure you feel comfrotable

   - make sure you both can communicate with one another

   - ask and check references if possible

   - see previous work


After Selected How To Proceed

- have clear definitions

- stay in communication. Here is what I use

   - gtalk: use for realtime discussions

   - skype: also used for realtime discussions

   - email

   - google docs: collaboration of documents, drawings, spreadsheets

   - jing: