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Making the Most of Managing Your Business in the Age of Cloud Software

Posted on February 2nd, 2016 · Posted in Leadership, Management, Software

People management is no walk in the park. People have personalities, conflicts, and often act in unpredictable ways, but the greatest leaders in history were all able to manage their people in ways that merged each team member’s skills into a greater whole. Many methods have been developed to make..
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7 Hints You’re Overdue For Project Management Software

Posted on November 19th, 2015 · Posted in Agile, Project Management, Software

Companies are focused on growth out of necessity. However, sometimes they reach a milestone and look back with dismay to find their workflow hasn’t grown along with them. The needs and demands of a growing business are incredibly complex and challenging, which means that tools made for their specific industry..
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Cultivating a Robust Organization: 5 Stages of the Innovation Process

Posted on September 2nd, 2015 · Posted in Leadership, Management, Project Management, Software

Most business leaders recognize the value of innovation. In a study from consulting firm Accenture, 93 percent of executives surveyed said that their organization’s long-term success depends on developing new ideas. However, only 18 percent of leaders believed their company’s innovation efforts delivered a competitive advantage, despite an increase in..
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4 Scary Questions Entrepreneurs Ask about Project Management

Posted on March 26th, 2015 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Software, Task Management

So maybe you have had this idea. You have a special talent, you have a passion for a particular service, or you have a creative product to market. Regardless of your forte, you have the potential to go into business. But, whoa, it’s a business. Don’t you need an MBA..
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4 Insanely Easy Ways to Run an Effective Meeting

Posted on August 5th, 2014 · Posted in Project Management, Small Business, Software

What do you do when you receive a meeting invite? You might groan, feel annoyed, or think, “Why do I need to go to this?” This is often how others react as well. Why does it have to be this way? How do entrepreneurs and project managers get team embers..
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Are You Using Any of These Project Management Mobile Apps?

Posted on January 21st, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Small Business, Software

Our world and society become flooded with technology and media. Everybody knows this. And as a result, our world and society is now flooded with apps. There is an app for everything. Apps can do anything from serve as cat toys to monitor a plant’s health in your home to..
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The Fundamentals of Business Process Management – An Explanation

Posted on December 23rd, 2013 · Posted in Education, Management, Software, Task Management

In any business, it’s easy for processes to become chaotic, especially when one process is handed off to another department. You can lose sight of where things are, and you run the risk of work redundancies because of unnecessary duplications. And of course, there’s the fact that anyone can make..
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Business Metrics Dashboard Design and Implementation

Posted on November 22nd, 2013 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Small Business, Software

In today’s fast, busy, and technologically-driven society, it’s all about quick, fast, and hard data. We are no longer a patient society. We want information, we want it fast, and we want it in our faces. Some blame technology for our dependence and need for fast data and our impatience...
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Three Ways to Use Requirement Management Software to Generate Repeat Business

Posted on November 11th, 2013 · Posted in Risk, Small Business, Software, Workflow

There are a number of Requirement Management software tools available in the market. As a Consultant or Business Analyst, naturally it is important to use the software to elicit, gather and manage requirements for successful delivery – but how do you go beyond the deliverable and generate repeat business? The..
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Five questions to answer before buying software for project management

Posted on September 3rd, 2013 · Posted in Reviews, Software, Tips and Tricks

People dive into project management tools far too quickly, in my opinion. We regularly deal with customers who have signed a 12 month contract for another service they wish they’d never agreed to – often it looked great in a demo but hasn’t performed half as well since. Although people..
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