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TechnologyAdvice is a privately held business-to-business technology consulting company based in Nashville, Tennessee. It offers a digital matchmaking service of sorts where it helps companies find the best technology for their business. It makes buying a software solution simple and quick with its free service composed of the SmartAdvisor tool and in-house TechAdvisors. The SmartAdvisor can quickly return a list of products for comparison after buyers answer a few questions. Expert technology advisors interview interested buyers about their particular needs and requirements then connect them to candidate vendors who can offer the best solution.
PM Decision Diamond
TechnologyAdvice covers a wide spectrum of solution categories including technology for accounting, business intelligence, CRM, electronic health records (EHR), ERP, gamification, marketing automation, supply chain management, web analytics, and project management. Today, project management is applicable across industries, and TechnologyAdvice has identified four major sectors where PM is essential and critical. These are the construction, enterprise, software development and marketing sectors. Read the Complete Article
Aconex is a construction project management software that is successful in introducing a top level efficiency in construction businesses. Leading firms of the construction business seek the help of Aconex to ensure smooth running of their projects. This cloud-based application provides the users with absolute transparency and control over the project from the very moment the project is conceived through to its close-out and handover.
Features, Benefits, Product strengths
- Construction and Infrastructure Projects Management - Aconex brings new level of efficiency to the construction industry. The general contractors get the information that is necessary to coordinate the processes between project managers, consultants, subcontractors and the clients. It helps to speed up the process and eliminates any chances of duplicate work across the entire project. Aconex provides with easy-to-use platform and controlled environment that is beneficial to everyone involved.
In a recent survey of 1800 project management professionals from over a dozen industries in the US, the findings showed that there is an increasing talent drain at the senior project manager level in commercial and government organizations. The survey also revealed that the cost of hiring is higher than the cost of developing talent from within. Furthermore, training return-on-investment ranges from 268 percent to 501 percent, depending on the level of the project professional. It is therefore wise to invest in the training and development of project managers, and ESI International is a great partner to make this happen.
Introducing ESI International
ESI International is a professional training and coaching company founded by Edwin Phelps in 1981, which was called Educational Services Institute back then. It has its headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. Read the Complete Article
The Six Sigma Handbook, Fourth Edition is the book that contains all the latest developments in the Six Sigma approach. It reveals how to become successful in the implementation of this strategy in the business. The book explains the methods to deploy and define the Six Sigma projects that are focussed on key stakeholder requirements as well as carry out the data driven management. It helps the reader to walk through the phases of DEMAIC as well as DMADV along with the demonstration of the methods to use statistical tools and problem solving techniques of Six Sigma with the help of screenshots of Minitab and Excel applications.
This fourth edition of The Six Sigma Handbook that comes in hardcover is almost 2 inches thick. It consists of 608 pages and was published on 22nd April, 2014 by McGraw – Hill Professional. Read the Complete Article
Project management is an essential skill that is seen being practiced almost everywhere. Project professionals in the business world are much needed in sectors such as IT, construction and engineering. Due to the importance and realized benefit of their function, they have also been present in pharmaceutical, space, defense and financial industries. Nowadays, many students and professionals are shifting to and leaning toward careers in project management, and the demand for training and certification has increased as well. Edu Corporate Bridge aims to provide the connection so people can be well on their way.
Introducing Edu Corporate Bridge
Edu Corporate Bridge is a global online training firm with focus on financial modeling, equity research, investment banking, MS Excel VBA, IT, and project management training, among others. Its head office is in Mumbai, India. Read the Complete Article
Teamwork online project management and task management software aims to be the most powerful and yet simple way to organize teams and get work done. Their development team does this month after month with the help of feedback from users. The June update comes with enhancements on already popular features such as timers, but also with subtler improvements such as faster response times, streamlined interface, and display restorations.
Upgraded Desktop Timer
Teamwork updated its mobile timers a couple of months ago. This time, it was the turn of the desktop timer application. Based on user feedback, several enhancements were made, with daily use coming into consideration. The Desktop timer can be opened in full view for greater detail or in compact view so as not to get too much screen space. Read the Complete Article
Planview is an enterprise resource and portfolio management software for IT, product development, finance and services. It is a system that allows the users to see opportunities, prioritize, and use limited resources such as people and finances to where it matters most for the company. The reality is that owners and senior management have to make important decisions regarding which projects to take, weigh advantages and disadvantages, and prioritize efforts with limited resources on a regular basis. Without the needed tools, people can be at a loss, make poor decisions and suffer the economic consequences.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Enterprise-wide visibility, End-to-end solution – Planview Enterprise provides complete solution beginning with intake, planning, execution, and up to delivery. Whether they are projects, applications, products, or investments, users are able to integrate the different phases so that data remain relevant and help users make trade-offs and adjustments as often as needed.
According to research, 70 percent of projects either fail or are delivered late. It has been established that business success is directly related to project success. Therefore, improving the percentage of projects that are delivered on time, on budget, according to scope, and with quality equates to a more successful business. However, some projects may be too complicated, and some companies may not be capable enough. In such cases, they need a specialist project management consultancy that will help them run the projects and provide training and advice like PM-Partners Group.
Introducing PM-Partners Group
PM-Partners Group project management consultancy was founded in 1995 with headquarters in Sydney, Australia. Other offices are in Melbourne, Brisbane, the UK and Singapore. As one of the most highly accredited Project and PMO partner in Australia, it has helped many organizations get better results from their projects and improve their PMOs not only in Australia but in Europe and Asia as well. Read the Complete Article
Brightpod is a web-based project management and time tracking software for digital marketing and creative teams. Built especially for marketing agencies, users can easily create and manage campaign projects called Pods. Today, many PM software are available but not all are ideal for design agencies or flexible enough to work well with their processes and workflows. Brightpod is a product and platform that is a very good fit not only for marketing campaign projects but also for managing content and collaboration.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Project Tracking and Task Management – Brightpod displays projects called Pods in a highly visual way with customizable colors and progress bars to notify of approaching deadlines or overdue dates. From a single view, users can see tasks, messages, files and hours for each project.
Workamajig is a web-based application that is designed to cater to the needs of the agencies that work through the internet. There are more than 2000 firms that rely on Workamajig for the smooth running of their business. It enables you to have a system that is as advanced as the best accounting software available in the market and it is designed from the ground up to work perfectly with all the specific needs of a creative agency.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Account Management and Client Service - Workamajig provides the user with an industry enterprise financial management system that is integrated with the marketing project management software. Some of the key features of the service are to add details to the client invoices, streamlining the agency’s client billing process and customization of the client invoices.