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5 Ways to Motivate Your Remote Employees

Many freelancers and remote workers say being able to work from home is a motivation in and of itself. You get to save up to two hours of commuting per day and you form your own schedule. However, remote work comes with a load of challenges. Especially now that a lot of people are forced…

Connie Benton
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July 22, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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GanttPRO Achieves High Performer Award in G2’s Summer 2020 Report

G2, the world’s largest tech marketplace, has released their summer reports. As usual, GanttPRO online Gantt chart software has been awarded as a winner in the project management category. To start with, G2 named GanttPRO a High Performer of Summer 2020 and ranked it #29/138. Tools from this category have high customer satisfaction scores but,…

Andrew Stepanov
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July 14, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 2 minutes
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The Ultimate Guide to Implement a Hybrid DevOps in Project Management

A cloud architecture coupled with a hybrid DevOps in project management is a recipe for innovative software and successful deployment. Learn how to apply DevOps practices so that you see an increase in product quality and team efficiency. DevOps (development and operations) is an enterprise culture that promotes closer collaboration between software development and IT…

Betty Lockwood
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July 2, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 5 minutes
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Project Management Tools: How to Choose the Best One for Your Organization

Project planning is a crucial part of every company. Global consultancy Bain & Company reports that by 2027 most work will be project-based. Because of most processes getting automated or outsourced, almost all remaining occupations will be critically important. The Project Management Institute analysis showed that future demand for project managers would be growing faster…

Valerie Ulasik
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June 30, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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5 Steps to Apply Agile Principles to Your SMB

Agile practices have found their way into different industries and lines of work, including marketing, HR, product development, and business operations in general. This methodology was created primarily for software development, to replace the Waterfall model that was ineffective, hectic, and sluggish. Agile offered many advantages: introduced much-needed flexibility, shortened development cycles, brought about a…

Michael Deane
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June 29, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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How Companies Can Optimize Business Practices in Times of Crisis

In a time of crisis, many things are uncertain. One thing that is certain, the world is changing around us as we speak. As things may seem turbulent for everyone right now, the epidemic situation with COVID-19 has been especially tough for business owners. The entire way that people conduct business has changed. Keeping up…

GanttPRO Team
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June 17, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
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How to open an MPP file online without MS Project

Microsoft Project is one of the most popular and widespread project management software. The software allows you to plan projects, assign tasks, manage resources and workflows, create reports, and do many other things. Nevertheless, recent GetApp's surveys showed that almost 60% of project managers are ready to try some new software in 2020. The thing…

Valerie Ulasik
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June 12, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 4 minutes
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Best Microsoft Project Alternatives of 2021 (Free & Paid)

Looking for the best & free MS Project alternatives? Here is the list of more than 35 tools divided into a few categories: best, free, online, Microsoft Project alternatives for Mac, as well as open-source equivalents. Microsoft Project is a powerful PM tool with dozens of useful features. Being in the market since 1984, it…

Andrew Stepanov
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February 5, 2021
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Estimated reading time: 21 minutes
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