Redefining The Project Management Triangle

One of the big business cliches is the Project Management Triangle. The triangle has three points: Quality, Speed and Price. The idea is that for any project, you get to “pick two.” That is, you can have something done fast and cheap, but the quality will suffer. Or you can have it done good and cheap, but it will take…

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Practicing What We Preach: Agile philosophy and our website redesign

We're an agile-focused digital product agency. Which means we spend a lot of time advising our clients to build, test, learn and then iterate on their ideas based on what they've learned. In most cases, we advise that perfect is the enemy of good. Getting feedback on your product early and often gives you the opportunity to make the product…

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Why you need a daily standup

A developer from a client team recently asked me why we would need daily standups for the team. "That seems a bit too granular," he said. At MojoTech, we employ daily standups as an essential part of our development process. I've read a few articles and seen a few videos about the benefits of the agile/scrum process, but I'd…

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What gold mining can teach us about building a successful business

To the dismay of my wife, one of my favorite TV shows right now is Gold Rush, a reality show that features a hard-up group of men who decide to risk it all and head to the Yukon to mine for gold. My wife doesn’t understand why I like it, and for a while, I couldn’t put my…

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MojoTech is Heading West!

We were lucky enough to add Boulder-based Interactive/UX Designer Chad Totaro @chadtotaro to our team recently. If you're in Boulder you've likely seen Chad at various events around town. Now you'll be more likely to see him proudly sporting a rad new MojoTech t-shirt. Chad's currently working out of Galvanize Boulder with an eye toward growing both our Boulder…

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Why We Don't Do Work for Equity Deals

At MojoTech we're lucky to be able to work with big and soon-to-be-big companies to design and develop a broad range of digital products. Oftentimes, we're approached by soon-to-be big companies who have great ideas but need our technical know-how to make them a reality. They're passionate about their projects but haven't raised the money they need to provide an…

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