Project Management

15 Best Practices to Keep Your Project on the Right Path

15 Best Practices to Keep Your Project on the Right Path

Project management best practices. What does that even mean? Is it objective, subjective or somewhere in the middle? Is there a real list somewhere or is it just everyone’s interpretation of what works well logically or what works well for them? I think it basically comes down to what works well logically and for each […]

Why Proper Portfolio Management must be used for Success

Why Proper Portfolio Management must be used for Success

Portfolio Project Management, or PPM for short, is the technique of analyzing costs, strategies, and risks involved in company affairs. Managing and overseeing projects properly allows business to slowly expand and improve their strategies, as analysis shows what is essential and what you can get rid of. Medium-to-large-sized companies must utilize multiple methods and thorough […]

4 steps to right sizing the project team

4 Steps to Right Sizing the Project Team

Right-sizing. I love that fun, ugly term that originated in the late 80’s that executives started using instead of firing people. “We aren’t firing, we are right sizing.” Sure, that sounds better and more forward thinking to everyone except the 4% of the company you just let go unexpectedly because you didn’t meet last quarter’s […]

4 Steps to Project Team Building and Team Member Loyalty

4 Steps to Project Team Building and Team Member Loyalty

When you are the project manager trying to get as much following and high performance and cooperation from your project team as possible, you know it can sometimes be those little things that count the most. You can ask or demand respect and loyalty from them team, but no one really gets true respect or […]

Client Onboarding

Client Onboarding Process Coupled With Project Management

Client onboarding is the process of introducing new clients to your firm in an effective and organized way. The process commences at order placement and continues up to three months or so depending on the complexity of the product. Effectively onboarding customers have substantially high retention rate, high cross-sell rate and low cost to serve […]

Is a SaaS Project Management Solution Right For You

Is a SaaS Project Management Solution Right For You?

Project management software has been around for years and has helped many companies keep their projects running smoothly and on time. But hosting Microsoft Project Management Software on a local server is old school. Using a SaaS project management solution in the cloud is far more effective in a number of different ways. Software as […]

What is the difference between pm and ppm

What is the difference between project management and project portfolio management?

Intro to PM and PPM: No matter how capable your team, an enterprise lives or dies on the quality of its organization. A team of top-notch coders works no better than a group of neophytes if none of the team members are on the same page. Of course, once a company makes its first successful splash, […]

What Does Enterprise Project Management Mean

What Does Enterprise Project Management Mean?

In this day and age, more and more businesses are doing the majority of their work online. This means that they’ve shifted to digital resources above paper resources. With more businesses going paperless, it’s important to understand how to organize and collaborate effectively through digital media. Enterprise project management is a field of organizational development […]

What is Resource Management

What is Resource Management?

The best definition of resource management is that it is the processes, people and equipment that are being deployed in an efficient manner when they are needed. Businesses large and small need to be able to manage their resources effectively in order to succeed. Ineffective planning and scheduling of resources can cause major problems. Utilizing […]