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Product Management Software: 9 Tools You Should Consider

One of the most vital and necessary practices within any business is the ability to manage their product effectively and efficiently. Deadlines need to be met, time frames utilized, and, of course, product needs to sell. Like any well-oiled machine, management must work in a system in order to not only survive, but thrive. It’s

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Gantt Chart Software that Every Project Manager Needs to Know About

When Henry Laurence Gantt (1861-1919) developed his now-famous bar chart to record the progress of U.S. government workers in 1917, he probably never realized that future project managers would owe him a debt of gratitude. Over 100 years later, we’re still using Gantt charts to: Visualize a project’s critical path Create baselines for scope, schedule,

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Event Management Software: The Ultimate Guide for Event Planners

Planning a successful event is tough. There are so many moving pieces to keep track of. Staying organized is key. This round-up of event management software will help you evaluate the options and pick the best software for your team. We’ve found event management software that will fit every need and budget. Whether you’re a

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4 Project Management Apps You’ve Been Missing Out On

Project managers have unique skills and responsibilities that can be reinforced when using effective project management software. There are many options out there for those seeking a good project management app. Sites like Asana, Basecamp, and Trello are popular choices, but if you’ve never looked further than those three project management apps, you’re missing out.

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How to use a Simple Gantt Chart to Reverse Engineer a Complex Project

If you’re managing a complex project, a simple Gantt chart may be the perfect tool to help you keep track of all the moving parts. You don’t have to be an expert to use one, we’ll show you why you it’s useful and how to set up your first Gantt chart.   How to use

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5 Incredibly Useful Schedule Maker Tips for Small Businesses

It’s no big secret that starting a small business can be difficult. You’re literally building an entire empire from the ground up. There are a few ways to make sure that you’re ready for the wild and crazy fast curve balls that your small business will throw at you. The best, but not always the

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7 Hacks to Improve Your Project Management Process

Project management can be a difficult task. You have to manage multiple team members, goals, timelines and a budget. As overwhelming and impossible as some projects may seem, there are always hacks and tips to make your job easier, even if it’s just by a little bit. Here are a few hacks you can use

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11 Team Collaboration Tools to Implement in 2018

From small teams to large teams or remote teams to co-located teams, there seems to be one challenge that plagues all of them: keeping everybody on the same page – even with the best team collaboration tools.

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Planning resource use to achieve business objectives and KPIs

In a previous post, we have discussed resource planning along with a four-step tutorial using a project management tool. The next step is figuring out how to make the most out of your resources in order to maximize profits and reach your business objectives and KPIs. Business objectives and KPIs differ from your company’s vision,

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How Is Resource Planning Done In Software Project Management?

Resource planning boils down to coming up with a plan in which you identify the necessary resources for a successful project. To some, resource planning sounds like a simple bullet list, but it is actually more complex than that. Worse, if you do not make a plan, we can assume you have unlimited resources at

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The 5 Best Free Project Management Software Solutions

“Failing to plan is like planning to fail” – the old adage goes. Also, success depends on how well you manage your resources. That’s why project planning and management software is a must for any business. Moreover, there are a lot of project management software that provides a free version. With all this, you don’t

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How To Use Gantt Charts And Why Are They Beneficial?

An introductory guide to how to use Gantt charts We already talked about the advantages of the Gantt charts over to do lists or any other classic way of planning the project’s activities, but we haven’t talked very much about how to use Gantt charts. Admit it; it’s truly hard to stay organized with those