4 Reasons that Construction Companies are Flocking to this Digital Tool

For all of the new technologies available to both individuals and businesses, it’s a wonder that the majority of construction companies still rely on paper-based processes and communication methods. While most other industries have experienced a digital renaissance in recent years, the construction industry continues to lag behind. Read more

Moving to Mobile: My first iOS app (Pt 1)

Written by Richard Egleston

This is the first in a series of blog posts chronicling the journey through creating my very first iOS app.  I’m hoping it will entertain, inform, and maybe even inspire you to take the plunge and write an app yourself.  Read more

The Metadata Battle:  Providers vs. Consumers

Written by Andy Chau

As a result of working with SharePoint throughout the majority of my career, I’ve earned plenty of experience  implementing Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems.  In most cases, one of the first topics covered during these engagements is usually a challenging one: metadata, or rather, “What should be included in metadata?” Read more

DevFacto Does Mexico: A Lesson in Team Building

Written by Steven Tchir

In the weeks and days leading up to the DevFacto 10-year anniversary corporate retreat, I wasn’t sure what to expect from travelling with a group of over 150 employees and spouses Read more

Sparrow Takes Flight at smilelondon 2017!

DevFacto is thrilled to announce that we will be exhibiting our Sparrow Modern Workspace at smilelondon 2017 in London, England on November 20. smilelondon is the UK’s leading conference on social intranets and collaborative platforms.

DevFacto CEO Chris Izquierdo states, “We are incredibly excited to connect with the community at smilelondon 2017 and can’t wait for hundreds of people to experience how Sparrow helps organizations to communicate more effectively with their modern, mobile workforce.” Read more

Longing for Change: Empowering Horizontal Ambition in a Flat Organization

From lean start-ups to intricate enterprises, flat and open structures have become the new gold-standard for the modern organization. But while flat structure comes with significant perks (employee empowerment, transparency and engagement to name a few), it definitely presents challenges when thinking traditionally about career growth. Read more

Embracing Your Crucible

Hi, I’m Natalie! I started at DevFacto the second week of September as a User Experience Researcher (UX) / Business Analyst (BA) who has been working in the product software space for the last few years.

Where most organizations will ease you in to your first week or so, my first week at DevFacto started out with a bang. Read more

Is your intranet only connecting to 1/3 of your team?

The corporate intranet has long been the organizational heartbeat; the central location for all that is important to inform, engage and connect our teams.  Read more

DevFacto Ranks Among Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies

DevFacto is proud to announce that we have once again been recognized as one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies by Maclean’s magazine and CanadianBusiness.com. This award marks DevFacto’s  fifth consecutive year appearing on the PROFIT 500 list.  Read more

Data, Analytics and Artificial Intelligence: The Evolution of IC

In 1954 management guru Peter Drucker introduced the principle of management by objectives, based on the SMART formula to set specific, measurable, achievable, relevant and time-framed markers of business success. In the mid-1960’s, Kaplan and Norton introduced the balanced scorecard based on Drucker’s management by objectives concept, a process that became central to Read more