Saving time and money during project planning and execution is akin to eating when you are hungry; it’s something you plainly need to do to grow and survive. If you are unfamiliar with how project controls are vital concerning the use of cloud-based project management software (PM software), fear not: we are here to help you wrap your head around it. According to the omniscient Project Management ...
Leadership skills are to a project manager as claws are to a lion: yeah, you could maybe survive in the jungle without them for some time, but you will be severely disadvantaged, and catch less antelope or water buffalo, living a miserable existence with your ribs sticking out.
There is increasing pressure on organizations to complete market-valuable projects that are not only expediently completed, but also on-budget and contain accurate data. Project portfolio management (PPM) is a combined system of technologies, methodologies, and processes to plan, develop, and execute organizational projects with greater efficiency and less errors than traditional approaches to ...
Imagine that you are on a hunt for antelope. Will you get better results acting as a sluggish (though surprisingly aggressive, in case you aren’t aware) hippo or an agile, maneuverable cheetah?
“Portfolio management isn’t something you ‘do,’ it’s something you are.” - Andy Jordan, President, Roffensian Consulting, Inc. Project portfolio optimization (PPO) is the combined implementation of a set of technologies (namely, project management software) and ...
A lot companies struggle to calculate their marketing ROI, and there is a good reason for that. Nowadays, the competition in the business world is as fierce as ever in almost every industry. Companies tend to spend more and more resources on marketing activities, hoping to come out ahead and attract more consumers.
Project management software (PM software) is the contemporary incarnation of the practice of project management. While projects have been executed by humans since time immemorial (you could say the earliest recorded managed projects were the construction of the pyramids of Giza), project management as an organized business practice has only been around since the mid-20th century.
You are a CEO, you have employees, you make profits, WOW! That’s it, huh? Are you just going to spend your days showing up to your office, kicking your feet up on your mahogany desk, and lighting up a Cuban cigar while sipping on a single-malt scotch?
Picture this: You walk into work, you sit at your desk, make phone calls, send emails, land a massive account, and your boss loves you. The team throws you a party for being such a valuable asset to the company. There’s pats on the back, high-fives and a ear-to-ear grins of appreciation for your achievement. There’s cake too, and it’s delicious, by the way.