False economy https://www.tag1consulting.com/ en How the false economy of low-cost contractors can hurt your bottom line https://www.tag1consulting.com/blog/false-economy-low-cost-bottomline <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"> <p>In the increasingly crowded software consultancy space, we've noticed a common trend. Too often, organizations believe that hiring more affordable and more inexpensive resources for their project will save them considerable money on their bottom line, but in fact, the opposite is true. Though it's easy to look at the hourly rate or the quoted estimate for a project and make decisions based on those factors alone, there are many other aspects of software implementations that require careful thinking.</p> <div class="more-link"><a href="/blog/false-economy-low-cost-bottomline" class="more-link" aria-label="Read more about How the false economy of low-cost contractors can hurt your bottom line" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </div> <span><a title="View user profile." href="/user/preston-so">preston</a></span> <span><time datetime="2020-07-29T05:32:49-07:00" title="Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 05:32">Wed, 07/29/2020 - 05:32</time> </span> Wed, 29 Jul 2020 12:32:49 +0000 preston 189 at https://www.tag1consulting.com More affordable doesn't necessarily mean better: Challenging the false economy of low-cost contractors - Tag1 TeamTalk #020 https://www.tag1consulting.com/blog/false-economy-low-cost-contractors <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"> <p>Too often, organizations believe that contracting more affordable and less expensive resources for a project will lead to better savings. Here at Tag1 Consulting, we've in fact discovered that the opposite is true: Hiring cheaper often leads to worse results. Though it's often convenient to look at the hourly rate, or the provided quote for the project, this can often lead to less attention on questions and issues that should go into any project calculus.</p> <div class="more-link"><a href="/blog/false-economy-low-cost-contractors" class="more-link" aria-label="Read more about More affordable doesn&amp;#039;t necessarily mean better: Challenging the false economy of low-cost contractors - Tag1 TeamTalk #020" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </div> <span><a title="View user profile." href="/user/preston-so">preston</a></span> <span><time datetime="2020-07-22T05:16:49-07:00" title="Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 05:16">Wed, 07/22/2020 - 05:16</time> </span> Wed, 22 Jul 2020 12:16:49 +0000 preston 186 at https://www.tag1consulting.com