How to Show Your Stakeholders Everything Is On Track

How to Show Your Stakeholders Everything Is on Track

Collaboration tools have many benefits – everyone you work with can communicate easily, share documents and access resources from anywhere using any device. While all these may greatly improve the way you and your team manage your work, there’s an additional advantage such tools can have – stakeholder management. Any work or project you undertake…

Achieving Effective Collaboration in the Age of Dispersed Teams

Achieving Effective Collaboration-in-the Age of Dispersed Teams

Virtual teams are made up of people from different departments, organizations, geographies and time zones – and they are on the rise. According to our recent survey, 38% of participants work with team members across functions and departments; 70% collaborate with people inside and outside their organization; and 28% collaborate with geographically dispersed colleagues. In…

Among Companies that Lead the Pack in Collaborative Work Management

Forrester Wave Names Projectplace as a Leader in Rapidly Growing Market

Forrester Wave Names Projectplace as a Leader in Rapidly Growing Market It’s always a good day when your company’s product is recognized as a leader in a rapidly growing space. To put it more officially, The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Collaborative Work Management, Q4 2016 has named Projectplace a “Leader,” their highest possible designation. Why is…

Collaborate on work effectively using one tool for everything, not more tools

Are inefficient ways of working leaving you drowning

Anyone who has worked as part of a team knows collaboration isn’t always easy. It requires communicating with others and having visibility into what’s happening, all while balancing changing requirements, shifting deadlines and varying execution styles. This becomes even more challenging when you consider that your average person works on more than one project at…

Everyone is a project manager – Avoid chaos and work smarter

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Teams are involved with work of all types, shapes and sizes. And an increasing number of us are finding ourselves having to lead these teams towards positive outcomes whether we chose to ascend to these positions of leadership or not, and with or without any formal background in “project management”. In fact, we conducted a…

A day in the life of a marketer

A day in the life of a marketer

Four capabilities to help marketing managers work smarter As a Marketing Manager, your typical workday runs the gamut. 8:00am – 9:00am: Grab coffee! Check your email looking for urgent requests and respond to vendors, agencies, and partners and check calendar. Return phone calls. This is a reoccurring task that lasts all day. 10:00am –11:00pm: Conduct…

Manufacturing: Embracing cloud-based project collaboration

Manufacturing: Embracing cloud-based project collaboration

Using technology to become more dynamic and adaptive in manufacturing Manufacturing organizations need to be nimble and responsive in a world of increasingly unpredictable customer needs.  But how does a highly responsive and collaborative environment come together with all the right team members and information, no matter where they happen to be located? With more…

How product owners and scrum teams can drive project collaboration

How product owners and scrum teams can drive project collaboration

In the modern globalized economy, enterprise workplaces have many stakeholders, changing requirements, shifting deadlines and varying execution styles. This makes Agile execution increasingly challenging — particularly when managing scrum teams using multiple tools and applications. With that in mind, I interviewed Zach McDowell, product owner at Projectplace, to find out how he uses project collaboration…

Take control of your organization’s KPIs – here’s what’s new in Projectplace

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Lots of things are happening in Projectplace at the moment and here’s a summary of some recent changes. We’re also glad to announce a sneak peak of a major update will take place later this year.  Custom KPIs for project portfolios Project portfolios in Projectplace enable our Enterprise customers to track and share work progress…