Kanban for easier collaboration

Kanban is a visualization of each task in a project, ordered in columns that represent each stage in the workflow. The stages are defined by the team, in the easiest case they could be "Planned", "Working on", and "Done", but could just as well consist of more stages. As work progresses, the project member assigned to a task simply drags and drops his/her card between the columns.
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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…

Project Manager’s Getting Things Done Guide: How to plan your project

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Whether you are a professional project manager or an ‘accidental’ project manager – someone who finds themselves making schedules, dealing with budgets, and reporting success metrics to stakeholders – your priorities are going to be the same: Getting things done. It’s no surprise that many feel that actually getting the important work done on time…

Standing out from the crowd: planning, teamwork and personal to-dos all in one

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By integrating planning, teamwork and personal task management in recently released Projectplace Pro, Planview took the next step in the evolution of productivity and project management apps. Samuel Cyprian, Vice President of Growth for Planview shares his thoughts on the new app and why it makes a difference for teams and managers across industries in…

The mechanics of a successful project manager: 6 questions to answer before you get going

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  Every project manager knows that the role comes with responsibilities. An outmost focus on getting the team onboard, reaching goals within budget and delivering value towards stakeholders is common ground. Everyone has their own unique and highly individual way of getting things done, but the mechanics of a successful project often are often shared by many successful…

How to ace collaboration with the new Projectplace offering

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We’re very excited here at Projectplace HQ. A few weeks ago, we officially announced general availability of our latest online offering in the project collaboration and work management market, and it’s set to vastly improve the way you and your team get things done together. The new Projectplace offering focuses on helping teams and small…

Projectplace Pro beta version is out now: try the next generation of work management software

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We are all team members. Sometimes in bootstrapped groups, fighting impossible deadlines. Sometimes dealing with lots of external partners and stakeholders. We are juggling budgets, large and small. Sometimes as assigned leaders. Different roles, conditions and challenges require different sets of skills and work tools. Undoubtably, we share the same goals in an organization, department…

Top 3 metrics to keep track of progress in Kanban

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How likely is it that we will reach our goals? On-demand status access of ongoing work and projects is essential to be able to steer in the right direction. Kanban, a visual and collaborative task management tool, is gaining ground as the tool of choice for an increasing number of teams across various industries. Here are the essential…

How a consultancy business increased productivity and saved thousands of man-hours

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For a specialized international consultancy business, productivity and efficient teamwork is critical. TB Spirits Group, a boutique spirits consultancy, was looking to grow its geographically spread client base and launch projects faster. By adopting a cloud-based project collaboration tool, the firm managed to improve collaboration and productivity. The result has been a saving of over 1 000 man-hours…

Project collaboration on Android made easy with new app

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Work life has become a little bit easier for all Android users. A new free Projectplace app for project collaboration and work management is now available in Google Play.  The new app let users seamlessly manage all work tasks and collaborate with team members and stakeholders in a virtual workspace. It uses the Kanban approach…

It’s alive! – User engagement in a collaboration software

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  In the gaming industry, it’s common knowledge that a range of factors creates stickiness. In other words, the overwhelming desire in a specific game to continue to yet another level, to play just a few more minutes. Game-play elements like story, controls, sound, etc, all add up to the engagement level. Similar is the…