Productivity

Tips how to be more productive during project management. Ways of improvement, methods, and trends. How to improve productivity with the help of Gantt charts.

10 Timeline Makers for Project Planning, Educational Use, and Businesses

Timelines are arguably one of the most powerful ways to visualize your plans, activity or present certain events. With the help of timelines, you can emphasize events, show how they should develop in a chronological order, explain your project’s progress or underline milestones and deliverables. From the articles that I’ve written recently, you can learn…

Andrew Stepanov
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May 15, 2018
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6 minutes
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More Productivity in Less Time: Six Simple Tips

Hardly anyone will argue that more spent time would give more results. If you work on your task four hours but your colleague works two, it is pretty obvious that you will do more. At least, it is so in theory. People talk a lot about productivity or in other words, how to be more…

Andrew Stepanov
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April 19, 2018
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6 minutes
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Where’s All Your Time Gone? How to Find It and Get It Back

Have you ever wanted to know how much time your employees spend surfing the web, sifting through their email inbox or attempting to find a document hidden in a mountain-high pile of file folders? According to a Wall Street Journal article, office employees waste about 40 percent of their time on average when they are…

Lisa Dunn
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March 6, 2018
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4 minutes
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How to Efficiently Manage Resources, Share Charts, and Benefit from a Card View with GanttPRO

How many of your projects need to engage resources? Probably, a lot of them. Resources make work on projects easier and more efficient. Hence, effective resource management is a must for software. Or, let’s say, sometimes you need to have a card view of your tasks. But your tool provides you only with a classical…

Andrew Stepanov
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February 7, 2018
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8 minutes
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What is Lean Project Management? Its Definition, Principles, and Methodology

It’s difficult to find a project where no problems occur. There will always be issues with tasks, deadlines, and assignees. No one and nothing will secure your plans from poor results. To succeed and complete a project, every manager should have diversified knowledge in many spheres. And of course, it concerns methodologies. Among them are…

Andrew Stepanov
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January 30, 2018
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7 minutes
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Distributed Teams: What Challenges Occur and What Tools to Use

We live in a world where crucial changes happen. Traditional approaches that were common years ago step aside or even disappear forever. These shifts happen everywhere. And of course, the way we work is changing too. Just think of it: employees are no longer obliged to adhere to 8 work hours somewhere in an office…

Andrew Stepanov
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January 8, 2018
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7 minutes
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How to Improve Your Team Efficiency and Get Results

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work. Stephen King Working on a project is a difficult challenge. Working on a project together with a team is much more challenging due to a diversity of character traits, experience, motivation, etc. There always will be clashes in…

Andrew Stepanov
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December 27, 2017
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5 minutes
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How to Effectively Evaluate Project Management Methodologies for Your Business

As a project manager, you have a tough call of duty. You have to find a way to “coordinate all the things” – establish what goes where, build a high-performing team and ensure that all the stakeholders’ needs are met. But, it takes a highly skilled leader to steer a project from inception to conclusion.…

Kritika Pandey
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November 23, 2017
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6 minutes
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