Why SMBs Should Invest In Collaboration Technology – Guest Post by Eileen O’Loughlin, Software Advice

According to Gartner research, collaboration software is growing in popularity among enterprise businesses. It’s so important, in fact, that it’s considered a critical capability that enterprises should prioritize when evaluating a new project and portfolio management (PPM) software. But what about small and midsize businesses (SMBs)? Is collaboration technology just a pie in the sky? Continue reading Why SMBs Should Invest In Collaboration Technology – Guest Post by Eileen O’Loughlin, Software Advice

IT Industry Outlook for Project Management Tools Adoption

IT Industry Outlook for Project Management Tools Adoption

roject management tools obviously have a central role to play in addressing most of these challenges. Today project managers rely on PM tools for planning, task management, resource management, budget management, collaboration and analysis & reporting. It is therefore important to understand what project management software buyers are looking for. Our good friends at Software Advice helped us out with their latest report IT Project Management Tools – Buyer Report 2016. Here are key insights from their report. Continue reading IT Industry Outlook for Project Management Tools Adoption

Small & Medium Business Project Management Outlook – 2016

According to a report by Inc.com, 49.2 percent of the U.S. employees in the private sector work for small businesses. While the SMB market faces its own unique challenges, it continues to grow in size and significance. Over the last decade or so, project management software providers have recognized the growing potential of the SMB segment and have started catering to their specific needs. Continue reading Small & Medium Business Project Management Outlook – 2016

Debunking Myths about Project Management as a Career

There has been a lot of talk and discussion about how the project management discipline has changed over the years and the relevance of the project management role in today’s context. A significant percentage of these discussions give an impression that the project management role may not survive the ongoing evolution and technology dominance. As a founder of a project management software company and someone who has been working with project managers over the last decade, I think would like to completely put those notions to rest with this blog. Continue reading Debunking Myths about Project Management as a Career