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May 16, 2017 by Pavel Aramyan in PM Best Practices & News

Leaving behind Microsoft Project: Why cloud-based project management software like Easy Projects is becoming a strong alternative to MS Project

why a cloud based pm software

As far back as in 1984, Microsoft revolutionized the project management (PM) field by introducing their Microsoft Project application. Indeed, Project’s innovative approach to developing a plan and tracking progress was God-given for managers of the time. However, the reality has immensely changed. Today the ‘cloud’ seems to be dominating everywhere – starting from website backup ...

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May 8, 2017 by Ash A. in PM Best Practices & News

Marketing Team Productivity: How to Improve It

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Productive (adjective) – producing, or being able to produce, large amounts of outputs. In today’s business world, being productive has become a necessity for every employee, and every team out there. In fact, the word “productivity” is used to such an extent, that most people can’t tell the difference between productivity and effectiveness anymore. Being ...

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May 5, 2017 by Patrick Icasas in Easy Projects News

New Feature: Follower Functionality

Ever wanted to simply keep tabs on a project where you don’t have any assigned activities? To observe and get updates sent to your email, but not have it affect your own task list? In the past, you could only keep tabs on an Easy Projects task by: Expanding a user’s permissions to see tasks ...

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Apr 17, 2017 by Patrick Icasas in Easy Projects News

Starting New Projects on the Go!

Mobile Project Managers rejoice! The Easy Projects mobile app now allows you to create projects from scratch! Now you can keep your team’s project list up to date from anywhere, at any time. Start the project up and put your tasks down at the touch of a button. Instantly assign team members to the relevant ...

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Jan 27, 2017 by Patrick Icasas in Easy Projects News

New Feature: Recurring Tasks

recurring tasks as a new feature

Regular meetings are a fact of professional life. Whether they're once a week or once a month, they take up time and need to be accounted for in your schedule. However, actually putting them in your project plan is a pain, since you have to manually create multiple instances of the same thing.

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Dec 29, 2016 by Pavel Aramyan in PM Best Practices & News

How to deal with difficult team members

tips to deal with difficult team members

If you say you never have, then lucky for you, but take our word for it that it frigging sucks. There's little worse than working with a teammate who is, well, a jerk to everyone. However, being a jerk isn't the only way that it can be difficult to work with somebody. Many people are plainly nice and well-intentioned, but for whatever reason they do not function well in a team, which is a drag for everyone else.

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