GanttPRO Project Management Blog

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How to Boost Productivity with GanttPRO: Slack Integration

Do you want to optimize processes, increase the productivity of your team, and not waste time switching between tools? We have a solution. It will help you work in two platforms at the same time – in the messenger and online project management tool. Moreover, your working processes will be synchronized. Just a few weeks…

Andrew Stepanov
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March 2, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 3 minutes
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The Ultimate Guide to Gantt Charts: Everything about the Tool You Can’t Ignore for Project Planning

A Gantt chart is a great tool for task management, project planning, scheduling, and progress tracking. In case you have questions about these diagrams, here is the complete guide to Gantt charts that covers most of them. What is a Gantt chart? The history of a Gantt chart. What is a Gantt chart used for?…

Andrew Stepanov
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December 15, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 12 minutes
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How to Make a Gantt Chart in GanttPRO: Step-by-Step Tutorial

Have you decided to manage your project with a special tool, but you still don’t know which one to choose? We introduce you GanttPRO online Gantt chart software – an effective way to manage projects of different complexity. Here is the Gantt chart tutorial with 12 easy to understand and follow steps to create your…

GanttPRO Team
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October 13, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 14 minutes
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How to Make a Gantt Chart in Word

To make a Gantt chart people usually resort to different tools. Among them, for instance, are popular Microsoft tools. We have already explained how to create a Gantt chart in Excel, MS Project, and PowerPoint in our previous articles. However, it may be the case that you are used to working in Word and would…

Anastasia Stsepanets
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June 15, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 8 minutes
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7 Resource Management Tools to Make Allocating Processes Smoother [+Free and Open Source Software]

You can hardly overestimate the need to use resource management tools. According to Wellington's survey (2020), respondents call poor resource administration one of their organization's most significant project management (PM) challenges. It goes third right after attempting to run too many projects and incompetent managers. Meanwhile, almost 60% of managers run two to five projects,…

Valerie Ulasik
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May 31, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 8 minutes
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GanttPRO Receives Numerous Awards from Business Software Review Platforms

GanttPRO online Gantt chart software received numerous awards from leading business software review platforms. These platforms include G2, Capterra, Software Advice, Digital.com, Software Suggest, and Sourceforge. GanttPRO awards by G2 G2 recognized GanttPRO as: High Performer in Small Business, Mid-Market, and Enterprise categories. High Performer in Regional reports in the following regions: Europe, United Kingdom,…

Andrew Stepanov
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May 21, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 2 minutes
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How to Allocate Resources: Methods that Help Achieve Your Business Goals

If you work with projects, you most likely know how resource management is significant regardless of professional area. Wellington's research (2019) said that 60% of project professionals name poor resource allocation as a fundamental problem in project management (PM).  How to allocate resources appropriately to facilitate the workflow and make it maximally convenient? You will…

Valerie Ulasik
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May 17, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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Everything You Should Know about Resource Allocation in Project Management

One of the essential components of an effective project management (PM) process is resource allocation. According to Wellington's research (2019), it is the second largest project management challenge among surveyed organizations. Assigning the right resources to the proper projects isn't as easy as you can think. The process requires preliminary preparation, specific knowledge, and experience.…

Valerie Ulasik
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May 13, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
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5 Leadership Practices a Remote Project Manager Needs to Master

The world will never be the same for project managers. For example, the IT company I work in decided we'll stay remote even after the pandemics. So, here's something we can both agree on… All project managers need to master new leadership practices for remote and online work. I believe leadership is one of the…

Dmitriy Nizhebetskiy
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May 4, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 12 minutes
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How to Become a Project Manager without Experience

The Project Manager is the link between the customer and the client or the team and stakeholders. The specific list of competencies depends on the industry, organization, types of projects, and even types of teams. However, one thing is invariable – a project manager provides work efficiency. If you are punctual, think analytically, know how…

Connie Benton
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April 15, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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Types of Teams with Their Advantages and Disadvantages

Any project manager should know how to properly organize the work process and be a strong team and project leader who will motivate the members. You have a common goal, but you`re all different. So, how to complete the project successfully? This article will try to help you find out more useful information about team…

Connie Benton
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March 25, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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