10 Criteria to Evaluate an Offshore Software Vendor

Are you looking into going offshore for some of your development needs? Having trouble figuring out which kind of vendor is the right fit, or afraid that you’ll be jaded by a bad choice? Here are ten criteria to evaluate an offshore vendor to see if they’re a good fit for you and your company. 1. Hiring Process […]

News Digest – Hiring Again

It’s a common belief that the best strategy for employee retention is to pay your employees more than any other company would. However, according to this article out of CIO, this is not as much the case as it used to be. According to Computerworld’s 2014 IT Salary Survey, the softer factors of workplace life are playing […]

Tech Talent Grocery Games

So you’re shopping around for new IT talent. Did you remember to make a shopping list? Yes? Well take another look at it in a second. The last thing you want to do is make a bad hiring decision. Normally, hiring takes around 56 days, and a bad hire can cost you 30% of your […]

News Digest – What’s Up with Hiring?

Recently, CIO released a list of cities that are facing the largest shortages of tech pros in the country. As you may have guessed, New York City appears at the top of the list, followed by Silicon Valley giant San Francisco. While neither of these top two are surprising, the rest of the list is […]

Blood Donation

Every year India requires about 40 million units of blood, out of which only a meager four million are available. To bridge this gap, EC Group, along with Cross Blood Foundation, conducts a Blood Donation camp for the Government Children’s Hospital during summer when the shortage of blood is acute. Volunteers both from EC group […]

Parenting Seminar

Women in urban India are becoming increasingly career oriented. Due to work pressure and long hours spent at the office, many parents do not spend quality or quantity time with their children. Children without sufficient parental care can become wrongly influenced by their friends, movies, television, along with countless other things. With this in mind, […]

Seminar on Physical Fitness

How many seminars have you been to where it required exercise? Probably not many, but this week all of our Datasoft employees got to do a bit of huffing and puffing at a seminar on physical fitness. If you’re a developer, you can relate to the feeling of sitting in front of a computer all […]