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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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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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The Top 20 Project Management Tools and Resources for 2016

Managing a project is like running a marathon. To show good results, get in time, and not get exhausted before the race is over you must have enough experience to plan wisely, spend the available resources reasonably and choose a project management tool that could help you with it. In both examples, the key to…

Alexandra Drebezova
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June 16, 2016
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8 minutes
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Guide to Building a Super Team: Project Team Roles and Responsibilities

We have already discussed project management methodologies that can help you to improve your team's results. In this article, we want to share with you some tips and tricks how to organize your project team and delegate roles and responsibilities that, we hope, will help you with your hard but usually invisible mission of project…

Alexandra Drebezova
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June 9, 2016
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5 minutes
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Tools, Techniques, and project management methodologies

Every bright idea, despite the level of its brightness, besides the creative impulse requires cold-blooded planning. And one of the most significant results of such planning is a choice for a project management methodology and one or other project management techniques. Even the absence of clear understanding of the outcomes can be eliminated by choosing the…

Alexandra Drebezova
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May 30, 2016
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8 minutes
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