Best Practices, Tips, and Resources
for Project Management

Whether you manage people, projects, profits, or all three, this curated collection has you covered. Discover how to deliver projects more predictably and profitably with efficiency tips and greater visibility into your work day. Below you'll find everything you need — from tips and trends to technology and tools — to become an even higher performer.

Five Trends Transforming Services Delivery

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5 Trends Changing Services

Discover the five trends transforming how services providers deliver work.

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Elevated Third Case Study

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30% More Agency Revenue

This Denver agency consolidated systems and generated 30% more revenue by switching to Mavenlink.

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Calculate the cost of hiring a freelancer

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Free Tool: Easy Cost Calculator (Contractor)

Don't spend time wondering what to pay contractors. This tool gives you accurate ballparks based on real data.

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Company Tracks Billable Time Down to the Minute

What are your billable resources doing right now? This company identified its labor costs “down to the minute.”

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Collaboration eBook

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Improve Your Collaboration in Any Environment

Are you a great collaborator? See if you know all the best practices for terrific communication and teamwork in today’s connected world.

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Four Macro PM Trends You Can’t ignore 2016

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Four 2016 Project Management Trends

PMP Certification is the new black! Plus three other macro trends you need to know for 2016.

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Digital Agency Day Webinar

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Blue State Digital Scales

See how this digital marketing agency retired multiple legacy systems and improved efficiency.

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Mavenlink Insights Webinar

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Profitability Insights (1 hour)

Go from data to decisions in this webinar all about leveraging enterprise-grade BI for your services firm.

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The Definitive Guide: Should You Freelance or Hire?

Should you hire someone or contract out? Never ask yourself that question again after reading this ebook.

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Best Practices for Effective Project Management

New to project management? Here’s how to crush your new role.

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Your Guide To Essential Project Management in 2016

Project managers carry on the tradition of a role dating back to the Great Pyramids. Here’s how PM is changing in 2016.

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Why Projects Fail

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Why Projects Fail (Statistically)

More than 70 percent of IT projects fail. Learn what causes failure and how to avoid it. 

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10 Biggest Mistakes Agencies Make When They Grow

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Agency Growing Pains

Learn about the ten biggest mistakes growing agencies make — and how you can avoid them.

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7 Google Docs Tips & Tricks

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7 Google Docs Tips & Tricks

We bet you didn’t know these tips and tricks that make using Google Docs easier. Become a pro in a few minutes.

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Glossary of Project Management Terms

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Key Project & Financial Management Terms

You can Google the phrases your CFO is using, or you can know them in advance thanks to this cheat sheet.

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Project Management Checklist

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The Project Management Checklist

Print out this guide for a handy to-do that covers all the basics for effective project management.

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Three Key Ways Technology is Changing

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How Technology is Changing Business Forever (in 2016)

Get the breakdown of how technology will transform your business, forever, in 2016. A not-to-miss for thought leaders.

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Write Your SOW with Confidence

How do you build a SOW that sets you up for success with your client? Here's best practices from Mavenlink CEO Ray Grainger.

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