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Today we talk about juggling all the different responsibilities that we have to balance as indies. We discuss the challenges of balancing different roles (such as development, design, and QA) within a project, as well as the challenges of balancing different responsibilities within a business (product, contracting, marketing, and more). We share some of the challenges we face, as well as our own methods for prioritizing our work.
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Show Notes and Links
- Moving On – Parse’s announcement of their closing
- Parse Migration Guide
- Release Notes #43: Too Many Tendrils – In which we discuss the shutdown of StackMob
- Release Notes #10: Third Party – In which we discuss the benefits and dangers of relying on third-party dependencies
- Parse Alternatives – A crowd-sourced list of Backend-as-a-Service providers that are alternatives to Parse
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