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Project Tracker Apps that Will Make Your Next Project A Breeze

Whether you work in an office or remotely, you need a good project tracker app to help you stay on top of all the moving pieces at work. A useful project tracker app doesn’t need to be complicated or expensive, but it certainly must meet the needs of your team. There are lots of useful

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Earned Value Management: Learn to Measure Project Performance in 3 Easy Steps

As a project manager, you need to know about earned value management — what it means, the terminology involved, and how to how to implement it into your management system.

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How to Pick the Right Programming Management Tool

Program management and project management are often thought to be the same thing, but they have a range of differences separating them. A program is a set of several projects, making program management a much broader term. Multiple tools and resources are used in program management, along with close monitoring of the teams and project

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How to Save Time with a Work Plan Template

You know what they say, time is money. Any moment you spend not being productive is a moment wasted. As a project manager, you should always be looking for ways to save time. Believe it or not, one of the best ways you can tackle this time crisis is by creating a work plan template.

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The Best Online Schedule Maker Software for Teams

Effective tech tools can change the way your team works. You will find that using an online schedule maker will make your team more productive and focused. As you take the time to review some of these tools, you’ll be able to determine which option will be best for you and your team. To take

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5 Tools That Will Make Project Coordination Easier

One of the most vital skills any project manager can master is project coordination. Project coordination involves the organization of the different elements that make up the project so that they all work seamlessly and effectively. Of course, there are many factors at play when we’re talking about any project, big or small. You have

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How do Project Managers Stay Organized?

Working in some of the most demanding industries in the business world, project managers often find themselves struggling to stay organized. From leading a team to keeping sponsors and stakeholders in the loop, PMs tend to have a lot on their plate. With so many responsibilities, how can they be expected to keep things on

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How to Create the Best Project Overview for Your Team

I think we can all agree that it isn’t always the best plan to charge into a project without any inclination of what’s going on first. For that reason, project managers usually create a project overview to help them get organized and see the big picture. Because the project overview can make or break your project,

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10 Time-Saving Excel Alternatives

Are you still using Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets, organize financial data, and handle basic math functions for your business? Did you know there are user-friendly alternatives out there that offer more useful operations that can make your company more efficient? Let’s take a look at a few reasons why you should ditch Microsoft’s spreadsheet

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Project Management 101: Strategies to Grow Your Creative Agency Now

Normally, you love your job as a project manager at a creative agency in London. Today you don’t. You’re even wondering if you’re in the wrong calling. Despite your best efforts, a photo shoot in Notting Hill for a new line of women’s wear was a complete disaster. Two of the models showed up late.

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How to Create a Gantt Chart in 7 Easy Steps

Wondering how to create your very own Gantt Chart? Use these steps to create your own in Excel and get a bird’s-eye view of your projects.

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Project Management for Design Professionals: 10 Tips and Tools

Project managers have helped us manufacture automobiles, build skyscrapers, and develop the technology tools that we use daily. With such strong roots in the build and tech environments, at first glance it doesn’t appear that project management is relevant in the creative world of design, where ideas are developed instead of SUVs and apps. This