6 Business Questions You Need to be Able to Answer About Your Project Portfolio

6 Business Questions You Need to be Able to Answer About Your Project Portfolio

Optimizing resources to achieve strategic goals Knowing the right projects to work on and getting the right people to work on them is always tough. Resource constraints, one off requests, and change often add to the complexity. Are you able to answer these key questions? What initiatives are we currently working on? Who is working…

Webcast Q&A Provides Insights into the Kanban Experience in Projectplace

Webcast Q&A Provides Insights into the Kanban Experience in Projectplace

OK, you know that Kanban boards are essentially a visual representation of the work stream – where each work task is represented by a card. The idea is to make it very easy to prioritize work and re-plan whenever needed. But are you clear how this transparent and highly visual approach boosts engagement within the…

Q&A from the “Project manager’s guide to getting things done” webinar

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      We’re thrilled so many of you joined in to learn how to effectively plan a project, distribute work and deliver on time in our live webinar “Project manager’s guide to getting things done”. We received a lot of interesting questions in the chat, but unfortunately we couldn’t answer them all during the…

The little things can make all the difference

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Sometimes it’s not the big revolutions that cause the biggest impact. Little things can revolutionize life too. We want to help you make the little changes that will eventually lead to the great ones. In lean it’s called Kaizen – the process of continuous improvement. Here are some of the steps we have taken to…

It’s all about time

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In the very definition of a project is the time aspect. What can we deliver? When can we deliver? What will it cost? Scope, time and budget, are usually the primary project parameters/constraints and a project manager’s top concern. Today, we introduce a way to track this important aspect of your project on the activity…

Use Gantt to visualize your path

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Visualization is an integral part of storytelling and storytelling is essential to get the resources and engagement you need for a successful project. Whether this implies getting internal resources assigned, on board, and delivering or making sure that the stakeholders are satisfied with the end result – telling a compelling story will help you succeed. A beautiful Gantt chart can be…

Keep your stakeholders involved and up to date

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Keeping your stakeholders involved raises the engagement. You increase the chance of steering your project towards success. Public documents is one of the new document management features in the latest update of Projectplace.

Keep on top of your deadlines – and what goes on in your project

There’s something to be said for autumn, for routine, and new deadlines.  Today’s release focuses on helping you keep up to date with what is going on in the project – what deadlines are coming up and what has happened lately. Summary of release 28 August 2014 Calendar feed Recently changed documents Changes in folder access…

Agile Gantt with dependencies and more news from Projectplace

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Dependencies in Plan For a long time, dependencies has been one of the most asked for product improvements from our users. https://projectplace.ideas.dimelo.com/feedbacks/123412-dependency https://projectplace.ideas.dimelo.com/feedbacks/46617-dependencies When we started developing the current planning tools in Projectplace we thought really hard about what functionality would be most useful. Since dependencies has always been a high priority request from our…