3 Ways Resource Management Can Supercharge Your Team

Changemaking organizations consistently field the best teams. Your potential for success is built upon the collaboration between individuals that make up your business. The right people are important and so are the right systems to support them.

Metova Increases Billable Utilization by 10% With Mavenlink

Metova, Inc. is a technology firm that helps companies transform their business through technology to meet the growing expectations of modern customers. Learn how Mavenlink helped Metova improve their billable utilization through project management success.

Why You Should Invest in Employee Mental Health

The global pandemic changed everyday life for people and organizations around the world in ways we are still coming to understand. In the business environment, sweeping stay at home orders forced most companies to shift to a work-from-home model—in many cases, almost overnight. It’s no surprise that more than 42% of employees have been experiencing a decline in mental health, according to Harvard Business Review. What can you do to support your employees when you’re not in the same room?...

Three Ways Resource Management Software Will Evolve in 2021

Successful businesses depend on experienced resource managers to put the right resources on the right projects, at the right time, every time. The number of projects increases, timelines decrease and the demand for specialized skills continues to rise.  Access to data is more important than ever for resource managers who often have the added burden of filling the gaps left by the limitations and inefficiencies of spreadsheets and outdated technology. 

A tumultuous 2020 added even more...

5 Ways Leading Agencies Use Time Tracking for Better Bottom-Line Results

Tight deadlines. Making the most of billable hours. Finding the right resources available when you need them. Time is a constraint every agency runs up against. The value of time and how to best manage it are decades old questions that remain relevant in the agency model today. Even in the face of shifting business processes and a more specialized, on-demand workforce, agencies still run up against the need to track hours and demonstrate their value. Time tracking is essential to analyzing...

Innovations Designed for Real-World Impact

The past year was a tumultuous time, testing businesses and software solutions with fast, unprecedented change and new needs. The upside is that these new challenges led to purposeful innovations designed to overcome obstacles and support businesses in new, powerful ways.

Collective Insights Consulting Builds Company on Mavenlink

Collective Insights Consulting is a consulting start-up formed by founders from eHire and Accenture as a management and technology consulting firm whose job is to get you where you're going. Learn how Mavenlink supported Collective Insights Consulting’s mission to build their company on our platform.

Keep Your People Happy in the New World of Work

The past year was a tumultuous time for companies and employees, alike. Internal shakeups, project pauses, even layoffs. Employees are trying to understand what the “new normal” means for their careers. Companies are exploring what staffing models look like in the future. Through all of this uncertainty, retaining your most valuable resources is essential. 

Resource Management Solutions: The Forgotten Key to Success

Maximizing resource efficiency and profitability is a top objective of every organization. From tapping into the full potential of a talent pool, to effective forecasting, and even business intelligence, resource management has become an integral part of success in today’s work environment. A high-level resource management solution not only optimizes a workforce, but it integrates with existing systems, provides comprehensive reporting and analysis tools, schedules resources far in advance,...

Striving for Greater Client Satisfaction? Make Them Joint Owners

In real estate, joint ownership involves two or more partners sharing control of a property and each having a duty to its well-being. Whether ownership is held equally or in different percentages, everyone is invested. It’s that idea of investment that makes joint ownership a powerful way to think about client relationships and drive deeper satisfaction.

Maintaining Profitability Through Periods of Unpredictable Demand for Your Services

Services businesses are at a challenging time in the industry and need a direction forward.

Services firms run on maintaining tight profit margins and keeping a workforce that can respond well to the constant changes in clients needs. Whether clients suddenly need a massive project for a new business initiative or simply want maintenance work on their online presence, a services firm will need to have their team constantly at the ready so they can start at a moment’s notice. But what happens...

Appetize Doubles Length of Forecasting Outlook With Mavenlink

Appetize is a leading, fully cloud-based point of sale (POS), digital ordering and enterprise management platform trusted by the world’s highest volume businesses. Find out how Mavenlink helped Appetize see further and deeper into their business needs.

5 Ways to Avoid Cutting Your Workforce

The year 2020 was a challenging time for businesses around the world in nearly every industry. The COVID-19 pandemic brought sudden changes to daily work life and reduced revenue in ways that have left organizations scrambling for solutions. In many cases, layoffs have been the go-to solution for companies looking to reduce costs and maintain margins. However, downsizing your workforce is not the only way to reduce costs and, in many cases, may create more complications for teams who...

Fine Tuning Performance to Move From Managing Utilization to Optimizing Resources

Fully optimizing each member of your team is a dream for every business. By calculating utilization rates and determining where every resource can be best used, businesses can supercharge productivity without burning out team members. However, many companies today have increased their teams’ utilization to the next level yet still find themselves unable to reach the goals they have set. So what’s holding them back?

Supercharge Resource Management with Data Science

Resource managers often rely on strong communication and instinct to guide their teams for success. However, the modern age of business has increased the speed of work and the number of variables that go into every task. When combined with the rise of remote work, relying on these soft skills is no longer enough to succeed. As a result, more resource managers are turning to data science than ever.