The pandemic has pushed the global economy into a recession as it starts shrinking and growth stops. As per IMF, the global economy is expected to dwindle by over 3 percent in 2020 – the steepest decline since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Major countries like the US, Japan, the UK, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain are expected to contract this year by 5.9, 5.2, 6.5, 7, 7.2, 9.1, and 8 percent respectively.
COVID-19 is also impacting entire industries, causing them to haphazardly spiraled in unpredictable ways, directly impacting IT and tech spending. The lockdowns imposed all over have put the globalized world on a standstill. IT companies are now on the edge to review their policies not only to carry forward their businesses but also to ensure that their employees, customers, dealers are not impacted by adopting remote working.
While working remotely reduces the stress of commuting (74%), it provides the ability to work from wherever they want to live (77%) and allows them to care for children or family members (56%). Also, the remote work lifestyle is the onset of outsourcing. To reduce the cost of hiring developers’ entrepreneurs prefer to take the remote work and outsourcing route. Hiring outsourcing would be better than inhouse, to reduce the cost of operations.
The ‘2020 Global Managed Services Report’, based on a survey of 1,250 executives in 29 countries including India, 45% organizations will outsource more than insourcing in the next 18 months, with 57% citing security risks as a key challenge of managing IT in-house.
Advantages of remote software developers
1. Good Inter Team Collaboration
With more Gen Zers entering the workforce, it’s expected that by 2028, 73% of all teams will have remote workers. To make remote work a success, it’s important to create a sense of closeness within your team, even when they are thousands of miles apart. While working remotely, teams help each other to complete the tasks by sharing individual skills and expertise. Experts will have the opportunity to develop new skills and try new roles which will eventually increase productivity. This remote work developers tend to be more connected with their organization, across levels compared to their centrally located counterparts.
2. Technology investment
Adapting to remote work demands making changes — businesses must spend on IT solutions such as voice over internet protocol technology to enable seamless mobile and desktop integration, in addition to managing the potential pitfalls of network access outside the physical security of corporate offices.
Along with reduced costs and improved productivity, making the technology investment of remote work can also increase employee happiness and overall job satisfaction, reducing the stress experienced by businesses.
3. Better Flexibility
While working remotely, employees are having the freedom to choose their working timings, subject to completion of their projects on the prescribed time frame. No more office distractions like attending phone calls, clients, etc. Remote work locations reduce the gender gap, existing in corporate worlds, which will increase diversity and success in the organization.
4. Enhanced Productivity
One of the most effective ways workers can stay productive is by taking breaks throughout the day. The flexibility of working timings will make employees happy which will increase their productivity, in turn boosting the corporate bottom line.
5. Innovative Ideas and Fresh Energy
Remote programmers have working relationships with several companies around the world and deal with multiple clients at any point of time. This provides them with multidimensional exposure, which gives a clear path to innovative ideas. Remote programmers are more inspired, enthusiastic, and motivated about their work.
Why Choose Acropolis Infotech as your Remote Software Development Partner?
1. Supply chain automation to overcome operational challenges
Acropolis has high expertise and an experienced pool of developers, which are always ready to support businesses 24*7 at any stage of the development process resulting in higher productivity and executing projects timely. Having said that, our client is able to market their product or services faster.
2. Save on your Software Development Budget & Time
According to the McKinsey Global Institute, outsourcing IT services reduce cost by 60%. We, at Acropolis, are working remotely, can handle end to end software development processes with reduced cost thus giving business new dimensions on time and helps you to focus on core operations.
3. Streamlined Software Development Process
Acropolis comes with different tracking tools for the customers. We can share the work flow chart daily / weekly / monthly to the clients as per their requirements. We follow the agile development methodology to ensure the timely delivery of the project.
Acropolis, as a leading Customized Software Developing Company, committed to providing end-to-end IT services in Web application development, Mobile application development, Web-based enterprise solutions, portal development, internet marketing, creative branding, and global IT business solutions. Our team of professional developers and designers are working online from home to beat the challenges of the pandemic. The core purpose is to help both our clients and team overcome the crisis and avert both humanitarian and economic crisis.
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