In the Budget Estimation in the IT industry survey we ran last year, most of the respondents rated the accuracy of their estimates at a 7 out of 10, the rest fairly evenly splitting between 6 and 8 out of 10.

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Is 70% accuracy good enough? How good can your…


For the need of the Founders Kitchen Sink (FKS) project, where I am demonstrating how to bootstrap SaaS, I had to create a budget forecast for the project I’m building. …


In the React’s documentation, you may read:

Unlike componentDidMount or componentDidUpdate, effects scheduled with useEffect don’t block the browser from updating the screen. This makes your app feel more responsive. The majority of effects don’t need to happen synchronously.

I had one web app to upgrade, so it was an…


In the previous article, I’ve highlighted the importance of Market Research. In the following entry, I will describe the primary information I am interested in before launching any project.

tl;dr

There is 4 essential information you must know about the market before you start working on your project. …


When in the past, people were facing a lot of problems and were missing the right tools. The challenge was in overcoming the technical obstacles and creating such tools. The market was open to new solutions. Currently, the market is stuffed with products and services, and customers are spending more…


In the previous article, I explained how important it is to look at your project from the market perspective, and that it’s essential to follow at least some basic principles when you work on your project on idea level. …


In the previous article, I’ve described three founder profiles which are individuals, a team of individuals, and companies. In this experiment, we’ll follow the individual path where I’ll play the Individual role, and I will show you how I’m bootstrapping software as a service platform. …


For over 5 years, I’ve been helping people to build their IT projects. During that time, I’ve learned a lot both from my clients as well as from projects I’ve been taking part in. …

Piotr Pozniak

Helping businesses increase revenue and improve the accuracy of their cost estimations. Co-founder of The Beaverhead, solving challenges through custom software

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