How the Road to Success is Changing for Professional Services Organizations

Deloitte University Press has recently released their fifth annual report on Global Human Capital Trends. In this article, we summarize key findings from the first of ten emerging trends presented in the Deloitte report. 

10 Influential Quotes on The Service Level Economy

We are in middle of a major transformation that will change how we work forever. We have left behind old business models and have entered into a client driven, Service Level Economy

Five Project Management Lessons You Can Learn from Return of the Jedi

The Fourth of May is a day of celebration for Star Wars fans worldwide (#MaytheFourthbewithyou). Here at Mavenlink, we'd like to celebrate by sharing the opening scene of Return of the Jedi, and the five project management lessons you can learn from the failing Death Star project.

Suiteworld 2017 Agenda: The Top Seven Sessions You Can’t Afford To Miss

Mavenlink is excited to announce that we will be attending Suiteworld 2017, being held April 24th-27th in Las Vegas, Nevada. With that said, we are presenting an Agenda for Suiteworld 2017, covering the top seven must-attend sessions you cannot afford to miss this year!

The 2017 State of the Services Economy Series: An Introduction to the Service Level Economy

I see more opportunity for businesses in the services sector than at any other time in my 30 years of experience in related industries. Economic forces are driving a tremendous amount of demand for a myriad of services.

A Note from Mavenlink CEO about the Company’s Recent $39 Million Investment from Goldman Sachs

This is an exciting time for the services industry, and investors know it too. It is expected that firms within the creative and professional services sector — notably marketing agencies, IT services firms, management consultants, engineering firms, and architecture firms — will generate $3 trillion in 2016. And this market opportunity is growing rapidly, at least 2x the average GDP growth in the US.

Dreamforce 2016: Sessions You Can’t Miss

Are you attending Dreamforce this year? If so, you will be in good company with more than 130,000 like minded professionals registered to attend. Not to mention another 200,000 that will attend virtually. With that turn out, it's no wonder Dreamforce is one of the most influential events in the tech industry. Every year new products are announced, trends set, and new ideas emerge. It’s truly one of the most important events in the industry.

Ride the Wave: Mavenlink’s Wave for Professional Services

We speak with services leaders every day. One thing is clear — services firms have a profound need for business intelligence to make sense of vast information sources. Most of their systems, even if mission critical, are often best described as silos of information storage, with people lobbing key data over very high walls.

Is this the New Model for Services Organizations?

A leader of one of the world’s largest agency conglomerates, one that includes Leo Burnett, Saatchi and Saatchi, Razorfish, and Sapient, recently made news with a bold statement.

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?

Impact of Brexit on Work Today

The votes are in! The United Kingdom has officially decided to leave the European Union. Mavenlink CEO Ray Grainger shares the impact "Brexit" has on the future of work. 

Launch New Offers Profitably | Mavenlink Checklist

New offers get the innovative juices flowing amongst services teams. But, they can also create a lot of stress on your business model — it’s hard to be innovative and profitable. Not to mention that with the pace of change in professional services today, many PSOs are feeling the need to accelerate time to market for new PS offers to capitalize on industry trends.

Changing Oil Prices and What They Mean for Our SaaS Company

You’ve probably been watching the price of oil drop. In turn, you’ve watched the health of the stock market reflect these fluctuations as investors worry about the state of the economy.   

Getting People to Actually Track Time | Mavenlink Tips

For many people, a new year means a new you. Use this January's new year timing as to set the stage  all year for better time tracking. 

Three Key Ways Technology is Changing Finances and Accounting Forever (in 2016)

The new year is upon us. Technology is everywhere. Integrations are plentiful. APIs are a must. Big Data is common. Dashboards let everyone from executives to project executors act on critical intelligence. 

So what does this mean for professionals managing the bottom line?