The Argument for Project Management

April 22nd, 2015

There are so many intangible tasks and qualities of project managers that it’s not uncommon for people to not fully understand their worth. In fact, the value or lack thereof has been discussed ad nauseum on several blogs, within companies, …

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How to Hire the Best PM for Your Organization

April 14th, 2015

The interview process can often be just as stressful for the hiring manager as it is for the candidate. When you’re in the position of selecting your next great team member, you’re making a decision that will impact everything from …

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New Features! – Add Tasks Faster and New Heatmap Colors for Resourcing

April 13th, 2015

We have been on a roll lately with new releases almost every week.  Last Friday we released a few really cool new features that can be used by everyone. 1) Faster Way to Add Tasks!  Now when you enter in …

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New Task Bar Colors!

March 31st, 2015

Great news!  After many requests, we’ve added 8 new beautiful colors that you can use when planning out your projects.  That means you now have 16 different task bar colors to choose from. Click here to log in and try it out! …

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NEW FEATURE: Automatically Set Task Bar Color based off of Who is Assigned

March 17th, 2015

This has been a highly requested feature for some time and now it’s live! You can click on the People tab at the top of your project to set a default color for each person on your team.  Once you …

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How to Balance Between Being a Buddy and a Boss

February 23rd, 2015

Most of us spend at least a third of our adult lives in a working environment interacting with colleagues. Many times, close-knit friendships are developed over the years. You move from the professional to the personal world. You ask about …

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Build Up Your Personal Mojo: 5 Traits of the Influential

February 16th, 2015

Have you ever worked with someone whom everyone liked? Their advice is always respected. Their opinions are actively sought. This person is an integral member of your team and possesses serious mojo when dealing with others, too. What this person …

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Cut Stress, Be Happy and Healthy

February 4th, 2015

Stress is rampant and dangerous. According to the American Psychological Association, chronic stress is linked to the six leading causes of death: heart disease, cancer, lung ailments, accidents, cirrhosis of the liver, and suicide. And more than 75 percent of …

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Why You Should Have Fired That Client a Month Ago

February 2nd, 2015

Every project manager faces this experience. It’s starts as a gnawing pain in the back of the brain. It buzzes into a full-fledged, eye-popping epiphany. And then it explodes into a full face-palm. “We should have fired that client a …

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Get Over Your Fear of the RFP

January 29th, 2015

The RFP. The Request for Proposal. Chances are if you’re in the service industry, you will have come across the dreaded RFP. Many non-profits, government agencies and educational institutions are actually required to issue RFPs as part of the vendor …

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