4 ways to win back a frustrated project client

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  By guest blogger Brad Egeland. Projects and project managers struggle from time to time… even fail miserably. Sometimes they have some control over what happened, and sometimes it is all out of their control. Learn more about common challanges in the Chaos Theory. Either way, the goal is usually going to be to set things…

Project Lab Podcast #3: The Risk Doctor reveals 6 questions every project manager should ask

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Risk makes life interesting. The Risk Doctor aka Dr David Hillson discusses risk management and how uncertainties in work and projects should be handled with Maria Nordborg during the PMI Global Congress 2016. David Hillson is a recognized thought-leader and expert practitioner on risk management and has been an active force in PMI for over…

Work management software becomes framework for collaboration in leading German hotel company

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With over 3,000 employees and close to 10,000 rooms, H-Hotels AG is one Germany’s largest hotel companies. With so many moving parts in its operation – from continuous investments in modernization to the all daily efforts to provide the best possible service every guest – H-hotels identified a need for smarter facilitation of projects and…

Project Manager’s Guide to Getting Things Done seminar tour fall 2016

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About to start working on your new project? Congrats. It can be a fantastic undertaking. Not at least for you personally, whether it is a new move on the career ladder or a promising intrapreneur venture. You might need to build your own team, hire consultants or manage a full-time but completely distributed crew. You…

How Projectplace became Mentor Graphics’ killer work collaboration app

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  As a leader in the fast-moving electronic design automation industry, Mentor Graphics’ software and hardware tools enable companies all over the world to manufacture electronics fast and cost-effective. Being 5,500 employees across the company, based in 29 countries and 86 locations, Mentor Graphics’ IT groups found it challenging to efficiently collaborate and report on…

GetApp names Projectplace as a Project Management category leader

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Fab! Projectplace has been recognized as a Project Management category leader by GetApp in their latest quarterly ranking. GetApp’s ranking is designed to help business owners and decisions makers to find the right cloud-based solution for their business and highlights the top 25 cloud-based business applications. Data points as a basis for the ranking is user reviews,…

Project Lab Podcast #2: Interview with Mattias Hällström – the father of online project management

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In this episode of the Project Lab Podcast, Planview’s Maria Nordborg interviews Mattias Hällström, entrepreneur and angel investor about internet entrepreneurship in the dotcom era and the the early days of project management software. Mattias launched Projectplace in 1998 as the world’s first ever online project management tool – and just happened to put Software-as-a-Service as…

Productivity hacks for project managers with app integrations

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It’s high time for your apps to start collaborate – here are some brand new out-of-the-box productivity hacks for Projectplace users thanks to the integration platform Zapier. The benefit of software integration is that it enables apps, that are crucial for you, to share data and trigger different actions. It automates reoccurring and manual tasks and…