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Key Advantages of Agile Practices in Project Management

Project managers solve many objectives. They manage teams, plan and schedule their aims, using smart goal templates, set deadlines, etc. And one of the most important objectives is choosing the best management method for a project. The popular Agile methodology has its advantages and drawbacks, so how should we know which one to choose? Recently,…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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October 11, 2016
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7 minutes
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Project Management Smart Goals for Business: Templates and Examples

What are SMART goals? SMART (S.M.A.R.T.) is an acronym formed by the first letters of words: S = Specific, M = Measurable, A = Achievable/Attainable, R = Relevant/ Realistic/ Results Focused, T = Timely/ Trackable. The acronym which is used today in the best project management books was created in November 1981 in the USA…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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September 28, 2016
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8 minutes
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How Critical Path Method Drives Project Management Success

Some projects may consist of hundreds of tasks and dependencies. Sometimes it is not easy to identify the most important tasks and meet their deadlines. Do you know the method that can solve this problem? What is the critical path method? Critical path method (CPM) is a step-by-step management technique for project processes planning. It…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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April 22, 2019
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9 minutes
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Best Project Management Books for Every Manager

Reading is one of the most helpful ways to become more qualified. Professional books can teach much better than lectures or professors. In this article, we prepared the list of books with their descriptions for you. They will be of much help in managing projects whenever you are up to it. Why is it so important…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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May 19, 2017
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11 minutes
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5 GanttPRO Features for Successful Project Management

What is successful project management? Have you ever thought about the definition of successful project management? Every project management specialist or a person who deals with any types of projects wants to know how to become more productive at work and how to get success in project management. In fact, they have own concepts and…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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August 22, 2016
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7 minutes
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How to Be More Productive at Work: 15 Smart Tips

Productivity is a quality that we cherish and strive to improve. Every person has own different way of being productive and sometimes even the simplest things and obscure details can help us to make progress in this direction. Here you can find some practical tips from GanttPRO - online project management tool that can help to…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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August 15, 2016
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6 minutes
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Now Import a Gantt Chart From Excel to GanttPRO in a Сlick!

Here are steps you need to take to create a Gantt chart in Excel: Start from creating a project table: a task name, start date, end date, duration. After that, you need to build a standard Excel bar chart based on tasks start dates. Once done, you need to add duration data to your chart…

Alexandra Drebezova
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August 4, 2016
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3 minutes
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Work Schedule Calendar is Now Available in GanttPRO

When scheduling a project, a project manager should consider many factors: from a capacity of team members and task duration to such factors of no little significance as a work schedule that can influence tasks end dates and elongate a project. That is why today we are thrilled to announce that Custom Calendar is now released!…

Alexandra Drebezova
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June 20, 2016
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3 minutes
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