Working as a business or technology consultant can offer great flexibility, independence, and opportunities to advance in your career, but it can also be isolating and difficult to find new projects. You need to work with a consulting company that will support your goals and invest in you, rather than just regard you as a low-maintenance revenue stream.
Leveraging nearshore resources within a local project team is a great way to lower development costs while keeping the extended project team consistent with the local time zone, language, culture and maintaining the ability to work collaboratively. The overall return on investment can be maximized by accelerating the onboarding process and getting nearshore resources to begin effectively contributing to the project with minimal ramp up.
Many consulting companies offer nearshore and offshore services as a lower cost alternative to local development. In my previous blog posts in this series, I discussed the advantages and ROI for leveraging nearshore resources.
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