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Understanding the Four Key Metrics Associated with Project Failure

When each of your projects is successful, your whole portfolio is successful. Yet many professionals struggle to ensure each project turns its highest profit.  To thrive, you have to reduce project failures. This post shows you how to measure project failure/success and how to avoid failure and achieve high performance. 

How to Become the Go-To Business Guru at Your Company

“Guru” comes from Sanskrit many years ago, meaning “heavy, weighty.” The Oxford Dictionary cites the first use of “business guru” in a 1960s issue of Business Week.  So what makes someone a weighty business guru?

Three Experts Weigh In On The Best Resource Management Techniques

At Mavenlink, we work with thousands of profitable companies that are growing fast. To accommodate their rapid growth — and remain profitable — our clients have to manage resources skillfully.

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.