Blog Posts about Business
A Parliament of Savas Owls
When a group of owls is gathered together, it’s fondly called a “parliament” as they’ve long been considered to represent wise disposition. Our Savas Team (of owls) gathered together recently for a Team Summit of sorts—to work together in person, share ideas, solve challenges, and hack on new projects.
Code School Made Me a Better PM
How learning the basics of the command line, git, and frontend languages made me a better advocate for clients, development teams, and a better project manager.
Should you contribute to open-source software? It’s complicated.
Contributing to open-source software is oft-touted as a necessity for those who use open-source software (read: everyone). But who benefits from the contribution and is it the best way to use our precious surplus time?
Adventures in Estimation: Accuracy and Strategy at Savas Labs
Estimating projects and their constituent tasks is an essential part of our success at Savas Labs. However, estimation is notoriously difficult to do well. We’re proud of our (imperfect) track record, and share some perspective on how to do estimates better.