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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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How to Make a Gantt Chart in PowerPoint

Whether you manage a project or are just involved in its implementation, you might have probably heard about or used a Gantt chart, a bar chart that visually represents a project. A Gantt chart is usually applied in project management for task scheduling, identifying milestones, keeping track of progress and deadlines, and other similar purposes.…

Anastasia Stsepanets
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March 11, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 9 minutes
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Top 7 Tools to Manage Your Content Marketing Projects in 2021

You’re probably tired of constantly hearing the saying “Content is king.” But many people believe that in order to have a successful business, you must have an online presence and deliver content regularly, either on social media or on your website. And they aren’t entirely wrong. Just to put things into perspective, studies show that…

Ovi Negrean
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March 4, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 8 minutes
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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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Top 10 JIRA Alternatives for Agile Project Management in 2021 [+Free and Open Source Tools]

It is not a secret that JIRA is one of the most popular project management tools worldwide. Currently, it takes almost 37% of the whole PM software market.  According to Atlassian (the Australian company that created the platform), JIRA is used in more than 120 countries with 75,000+ purchasers. The software is suitable for both…

Valerie Ulasik
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February 11, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 13 minutes
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