Project Management

Useful articles about project management. Methodologies, techniques, trends, cases, and tips. Ways to apply Gantt charts and interesting books for every project manager.

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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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: 22 minutes
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5 Must-Dos for Efficient Resource Allocation Strategy in Uncertain Times

Shifting resources to where they will bring more value is a difficult task, with its recognized importance for company growth. According to the 2016 McKinsey research, 83% of polled executives stated they saw it as a booster for development and delivering higher returns. However, stating importance does not mean that proper resource allocation in project…

Andrew Stepanov
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May 6, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
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How to Work on Multiple Projects with GanttPRO: Project Portfolio and Workload Management

Has your company grown to the scale that your projects get bigger and grow in numbers? That means you need to get and work on consolidated data from more than one project to properly manage tasks, timelines, and resources. This is a strong indication that this moment has come: you need a project portfolio management…

Andrew Stepanov
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May 4, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 5 minutes
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Top 7 Books that Will Help You Become a Great Project Manager

As the popular saying goes, reading is to the mind as exercise is to the body. Project management books are very important especially if you are a new project manager or your responsibilities have increased. If you want to become a great project manager, you have to keep reading and applying what you learn daily.…

Tobias Foster
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March 11, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
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Project Management Trends 2020 as Seen by the Experts

You won’t doubt our world constantly changes. Different economic, technological, and social developments bring on new trends in almost every sphere of our lives. Your success, business success in particular, directly depends on your reaction to new trends and the way you can adhere to them. Project management sphere changes too. If you are in…

Andrew Stepanov
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March 6, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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How to Efficiently Plan Ecommerce Business: Practical Tips that Work

With the ever-growing opportunities provided for online business owners in this digital age, careful management is more important than ever. Ecommerce is a competitive field and there is increased pressure for companies trying to succeed in this area, so mastering project management is invaluable in your success. An ecommerce business is essentially a project in…

Beatrix Potter
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February 25, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 5 minutes
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How to Quickly Work on Tasks with GanttPRO: Bulk Change

What can be better while working on a project than to save time by doing more and clicking less? We, at GanttPRO, think about two game-changing things every day: how to deliver the best features and great user experience. To improve performance, we implement big features every two-three months and smaller ones weekly. Just check…

Andrew Stepanov
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February 6, 2020
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Estimated reading time: 2 minutes
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