No doubt one of the great mantras used by project managers the world over is that failing to plan is planning to fail. I recently stumbled across a blog I havenâ€™t seen before from theÂ Project Management InstituteÂ and itâ€™s got some really great posts by project management professionals from all over. My favourite post is quite
This is the second post inÂ The Workflow Series, which showsÂ how workflows can enhance and automate different areas of IPM to suit your business processes better. Of course, due to the nature of workflows, you can decide how and where you use workflows, so these are only examples in an almost infinite list of possibilities.
I know itâ€™s human nature to hang onto things weâ€™ve outgrown or no longer have use for. Be it some emotional connection we have to the tattered pair of jeans that no longer fit, or the fact weâ€™re just too lazy to change mobile phone providers or switch from the energy supplier who is clearly
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a post aboutÂ the power of workflows in customising and automating your project management software. Well this got me thinking about all the nifty ways IPM can use workflows to better suit your project management needs, and I decided it was time for a blog series to show you
Weâ€™re very pleased to let you know that the December issue of the Civil Contractors Federation magazine, the EMCC has featured a story about IPM.
Iâ€™m sure weâ€™ve all been in a situation where we wish our current software solution would do something slightly differently, or go that extra mile. How many times have you thought, â€˜Wouldnâ€™t it be great if it did thisâ€™, or â€˜If only it could just do thatâ€™. These may be small changes that we are
For years, Excel has been a staple project management tool. But have you ever stopped to consider whether in some instances using Excel may actually be more of a hindrance than a help in managing your projects? Iâ€™m not saying there is no place for Excel in project management, but the heavy reliance of organisations
We often talk about one of the main benefits of IPM being itsÂ ability to integrate with your ERP accounting system. But what exactly is ERP integration and how can it help you achieve what you need from your project management software?
An investment inÂ project management softwareÂ can be a very big decision and one that is usually well researched and not to be taken lightly. Apart from the obvious consideration of the price, many other factors have to be taken into account to ensure you end up with the right software for the job. So to make
Are you the sort of person who gets into a routine and sticks with it? Donâ€™t worry, most of us are. We all have that same coffee place we stop at on the way to work, or the same seat on the train every morning. However, when it comes to using new software, this probably