“1 Step Forward, 2 Steps Back” Setbacks stink. They cause anxiety. They drive up costs. They are unexpected, unwanted, and un-nice. They make us yell. They make leaders agitated. They make employees nervous. BUT, they always happen. Always. Nothing goes as planned. So why do we react the same way when they occur? There is […]
We get that all the time. Whether it is someone that “has an idea for a mobile app” or if it is a business that had us create software to automate their processes. Both scenarios have the same result…your software is a business. You can automate your business and get that benefit, then resell your […]
Recently a brother and sister duo, “The Flying Wallendas”, walked across Times Square in New York 250 feet in the air. While it was an amazing stunt and not to take away from their talent and courage, the New York Authority made them wear a safety harness, they also have on specific shoes and are […]
But that is exactly what we are. When a potential client contacts The App Pros and discusses an idea they have for an app, or shares their business problems that are limiting their potential, we immediately go into Sherlock-mode. We ask questions. We observe. We watch people do their work. We step through the process […]
While killing time in my wife’s favorite store I found myself reading an endless selection of metal signs in the area titled “man section.” As I thumbed through the expansive selection featuring automotive brands, cool cars, tractors, hot rods, and airplanes I stumbled upon the following wall décor. While running a custom software company capable […]
Anyone in the position of project manager in a software company knows that the job is very similar to herding cats. Projects are fluid and communication is key to the success of every project. Megan wears many different hats, but none as important as keeping projects on time and on budget. To that we want […]
We think Springfield is a great place to live and work, but we may be biased. Check out this video to see if Springfield, MO is the place for you! Ready to make Springfield, MO your new home? We’re looking for mid and senior level developers to join our Springfield team! Find out more and submit […]
The mobile market is huge There are over 5 billion unique mobile users Worldwide GSMA intelligence Mobile devices account for more than half of all web traffic 52.2% of web traffic in 2018 was from mobile devices. STATCOUNTER The distribution of that web traffic was 73.5% Android, 19.9% Apple iOS and 6.6% Other. STATCOUNTER As mobile […]
This is our third episode in our mini-series called “A Day in the Life of…”. Jody is joined by Megan Stilley who is a mobile app project manager. Megan shares what it is like to manage multiple mobile app projects for a living.
We get a lot of questions about how to protect intellectual property from the time it is an idea until is a finished mobile app. That can be a very complicated issue. In this video, Jody is joined by James Jeffries of Lathrop & Gage. James is an intellectual property attorney and he shares his views on nondisclosure agreements, patents, copyrights, trademarks, and more.