When we get enquiries from people about our project management software, or whenever we meet people at trade shows, people often ask us â€“ what is so different about IPM?
If yours is an engineering or construction business, you know how important your project management software is to your success. If you are engaged in these businesses and are just now investigating project management software, IPM Global can help. Here are 5 reasonsÂ IPM Global Project Management SoftwareÂ will benefit your project based business:
I recently came across an ENR article about theÂ incredibly high cost of e-discoveryÂ companies are facing in the event of litigation. As we move to paperless project management, with the popularity of smart phones and tablets to manage projects, the amount of data each person on a project generates is incredible.
When it comes toÂ project management software for the AEC industries, we know there are a number different industries all with slightly different requirements of the software they use. Different industries need to concentrate on different aspects of the project management process, and thatâ€™s why itâ€™s important that the software project managers use can accommodate the requirements of their particular industry. So here are 6 different industries that IPM is suited for and why:
Here at IPM, we love sharing our success stories with you, so today I want to show you a real life example of how the flexibility of IPM has helped the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) manage its valuable community projects.
I have written a few posts on this blog before about theÂ benefits and challenges of multi-generational project teams, and also theÂ impact Gen Y employees are having on the workforce. But I recently came across an article Bill Patterson at Microsoft showing justÂ what effect Gen Y is having on collaboration in the workforce.
A couple of months ago, I posted a blog aboutÂ how IPM can expand across organisations to fit a number of different departments. Well weâ€™ve also had a few enquiries lately about IPMâ€™s extensibility in terms of different requirements of project management. So I thought Iâ€™d share with you a couple of examples of how IPM can be extended to cater for other needs you may have on your project.
If you happened to be booked on a Qantas flight last Sunday, you would have felt the full effects of the seemingly insignificant â€™leap secondâ€™. In order to bring electronic clocks back into sync after slight changes in the Earthâ€™s orbit over the past four years, one second was added to the worldâ€™s clocks at midnight AEST on Saturday. And the result was chaos for air travellers.Â The extra second was enough to cause Qantasâ€™s booking system to crash, causing delays of up to an hour for both international and domestic travellers.
Last year, I posted a blog aboutÂ Microsoftâ€™s acquisition of Skype, and what that would mean for project managers using Microsoft CRM. Well it seems that the software giant may have even more to offer, with reports appearing in Forbes thatÂ Microsoft has also acquired the business social network tool, Yammer, for $1.2 billion.