Handling Poor Performance While Increasing Team Morale

Poor project performance happens all the time, which threatens quality, budget, and team morale. When it occurs, the project manager must deal with it as quickly as possible so the issue can be addressed accordingly without losing momentum. The thing is, often the issue can be addressed. Thus the quality and the budget would not be affected, but the team morale already suffers. Continue reading Handling Poor Performance While Increasing Team Morale

4 Effective Ways to Optimize Workload among Project Teams

A good project manager understands this well. Assigning too many tasks would overwhelm and overwork team members while assigning too little is a waste of time and resources. Ensuring a good balance is key to good team member morale and project succes Continue reading 4 Effective Ways to Optimize Workload among Project Teams

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Project Management Inspiration from Everyday Life

As a project management software company, we spend many hours drawing inspiration from everyday life to make Celoxis better. For this blog we thought of flipping the story; let’s look at ways in which we draw inspiration from project management in real life. Continue reading Project Management Inspiration from Everyday Life

7 Hacks for Effective Meetings

You’d expect that all this time spent on meetings should amount to something significant for you and for the organization. Sadly, 71% of employees feel that meetings are unproductive and executives feel that over 67% of meetings are failures (Source: The Muse). Doing away with meetings is not the solution. We just need to find ways to make meetings more effective. That’s our aim with this blog; 7 hacks to make meetings more effective. Continue reading 7 Hacks for Effective Meetings

8 must have PM reports

8 Must-Have Project Reports

The primary function of a project report is to deliver the snapshot status of the project progress. The clearer the report, the better it is, as it would provide the sponsor, the team, the management, and the stakeholders with the latest updates of the project. Moreover, the project manager is obliged to ensure the clarity of every report. Continue reading 8 Must-Have Project Reports