Why should you go beyond consulting with Software Mind
A typical consultant comes and goes. They complete their tasks, provide a piece of advice or two and next thing you know… they’re gone.
They attempt to solve long-term problems with their words and actions, but they aren’t there to see if their approach is successful.
At the end of the day, your company’s success is barely their responsibility.
What is beyond consulting? You may call it managed services, IT consulting, or IT service management...
…when it really refers to the fact that as flesh and bones developers, we are the ones who do the major pushing in the project. We feel it. We are affected by it. Thus, beyond consulting means we actually care about choosing the best path to achieve the project’s goals because eventually it will also be our work.
It’s just because we strongly and genuinely dislike blindly and silently following orders. Software development is more than a job for us. We want to: