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52 Inspirational Teamwork Quotes for Every Week of 2017

Your best product is your people. Delivering great work to your clients depends on the team that helps you get there. It's your job to keep them inspired and engaged. Luckily, there have been many great, famous leaders before us from whom we can borrow inspiration. Make a resolution to kick off your Monday meetings with one of these inspirational teamwork quotes each week of 2017!

Research Firm Improves Revenue by 33% with Mavenlink

Firm also Replaced Microsoft Access, Email, Spreadsheets, and Proprietary Scheduling System with Mavenlink. 

7 Ways to Supercharge Millennials at Work

Every generation has its own expectations for how it will work. In the 1950s, men primarily entered the workforce. In the 1990s, baby boomers and the Internet took over. Today, we’re seeing millennials enter the workforce.

10 Most Shared CIO.com Articles for Project Managers

Your day is spent managing budgets, people, and time. That can make staying up to date on the latest and greatest project management articles a challenge. Where do you fit reading time into your day?

Cloudtech Increases Utilization Rate By 25% with Mavenlink

 Cloudtech is an Ireland-based IT services company specializing in business consulting and software development. Cloudtech serves companies of all sizes and sectors, globally. Their core areas of specialty include custom cloud and on-premise projects, integrations and connectors, and data migrations.

Productivity Tip: Beat Creative Review and Approval Bottlenecks with this New Tool

These are frustrations we hear every day:

Ten Incredibly Easy Things to Do To Deliver the Best Customer Service for Clients

A lot of growing businesses are focused on profit, margins, and developing a quality offering people will want. It could be easy to forget how important having the best customer service is.

Victim of Scope Creep? Here’s How to Cut the Creep

If you provide project-based work to clients, you’ve no doubt encountered scope creep. Scope creep is the tiny request your client asks you to do once, outside your agreed-upon contract, that can balloon into many requests for which you aren’t compensated.  

Monday Blues? Research Reveals 9 Ways to Get Better Sleep

Mondays are better when you come in refreshed. It’s all too common to see people with Monday blues, feeling ill at ease, having trouble focusing and thinking clearly, or generally seeming less motivated. When that happens, your projects become at risk: You may be slower to spot issues and less sharp at resolving them. In fact, here are all the ways poor sleep could contribute to a reduced quality of work.

Quick Tips! 2 Unique Ways C-Levels Manage Burn Rate

Burn rates tell you in real time if you are at risk of going over budget. Because that’s so important to the success of each project, we asked two C-levels of growing companies how they manage burn rate, keeping expenses in check and avoiding surprises at the end of each project.