John Griffin

Better Paid Time Off Policies
Looking For A Smart Business Strategy? Think Less Time On And More Time Off
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This post originally appeared on Forbes. One of the smartest and most impactful strategies I've implemented for my business and team came from a gut decision. Sometimes you have to ditch the logic and analysis and simply go with a...
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Happy New Year from Spiral Scout!
Happy New Year from Spiral Scout!
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As 2019 draws to a close, we are filled with pride, excitement, and ambition looking ahead to the next year. The past decade saw both the launch of Spiral Scout as a software development and design agency as well as...
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Five Steps To Outsourcing Software Development: A Guide For Nontechnical Founders
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This post originally appeared on Forbes. The global tech talent pool has never looked more attractive, especially as the demand for software developers continues its dramatic rise. In fact, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics,  "Employment of software developers is...
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Project-based vs. Team-based Organizational Models
Project-based vs. Team-based | Organizational Models in Outsourcing Software Development Services
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Software development projects available for outsourcing are often tackled by members of dispersed teams — some local, some around the globe, some working for the organization developing the software in different rooms, others working for distributed firms, or even working...
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Dedicated Team vs. Extended Team
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In today’s fast-paced, technology-driven business world, the ability to get the IT resources you need when you need them is essential. Not only does fast access to the right expert technical talent allow you to nimbly respond to customers and...
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Spiral QA Proud To Be Named one of the Top QA Companies by Clutch!
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For any small business in a competitive space, company growth and advancement can seem next to impossible to differentiate yourself. There will always be companies with more resources or a stronger brand presence, but there are ways you can put...
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IT staff augmentation models
IT Staff Augmentation: Which Model is Right For Your Business?
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Today, more and more organizations are using IT staff augmentation to access the right talent at the right time without the long-term financial implications of putting more employees on the payroll. Businesses need to implement technologies quickly and effectively in...
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Cheers to 10 Years Spiral Scout!
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A white knight hacker. A former Wall Street trader. An email that would change two people’s lives forever. Our origin story is undoubtedly a unique one and a tale that has influenced both the type of company we have evolved into...
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Software Development Staff Augmentation: How to Grow Your Technical Team in Six Months
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When you’re in the business of helping companies with IT staff augmentation, you learn a thing or two about building up tech teams quickly and efficiently. Growing your software development team might seem easy — post the job online, conduct a...
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Cycle ORM Joins Spiral Scout’s Collection of Open-Source Products
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2019 continues to be a banner year for the team at Spiral Scout, especially this month as we officially release Cycle ORM, our latest open-source offering and the product of over seven years of intense engineering, innovating, building, and testing. Cycle...
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