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Contalog is a digital catalog and order management solution for sales professionals. It has a back-end administration panel where product data or database is managed and a front-end app that can be downloaded in Android tablets and smartphones (and iOS devices soon) to be used by sales representatives in the field. It is a Software-as-a-Service digital catalog that is more convenient to carry and has real-time features best for presentation and order taking.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Product and Order Management – Contalog allows bulk uploading option to import multiple products in one action. It can import a product database in XLS or CSV file format. Products can be classified into variants if available in different sizes, colors, etc., so customers can choose easily. It also has multi-level category to organize products better in a hierarchical structure.
Zoho Projects is an incredibly useful software for organizations to allow employees to collaborate and get work done, and now, the application has improved even further with the release of Zoho Projects 5, with many more improvements to come in the year 2015. Zoho Projects 5 has introduced five phenomenal features: A new and improved user interface, better resource usage, SLA automation, enhanced integration with finance apps, and an improved Chrome extension.
Convenient and Efficient User Interface
The new UI is way faster than before, it is more appealing and comes with a new full-screen design that makes the best use of your display. Zoho Projects have also improved convenience and organization too, making the interface a lot more user-friendly. If you are working on several projects, the most recently accessed ones are displayed on the top bar, allowing you to switch easily between them. Read the Complete Article
Infusionsoft is a cloud-based sales and marketing software for small business. Through its features such as contact management, automated campaigns, lead scoring, web shopping cart and more, apps marketplace, support and training services, and partnership programs, it helps businesses get organized, automate their marketing tasks, close sales and even sell online. Entrepreneurs wear many hats, and small business owners need all the help they can get to simplify tasks and processes so they can focus on their business and its growth.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- CRM and Task Management – Infusionsoft has features to simplify the business owner’s daily activities. It has contact management to organize customer information, sales history, appointments, and more. It has list management and segmentation that helps users send targeted communications that can convert to a sale.
ResourceGuru is a popular resource scheduling cloud application that allows its users to plan and manage their resources efficiently. They have always acted upon customer feedback, and recently they added new features to make the software even more user-friendly, with the introduction of Webhooks. Webhooks were first launched in public API in October 2014 with a beta version, but now they are available, visible, easy to manage and ready for business.
What are Webhooks?
Webhooks give a way for an app to send real-time information to other apps. When a booking is made in ResourceGuru, a different app can get the information about the booking via a Webhook. It was possible to get this information even before the introduction of Webhooks through the use of API, but Webhooks report the changes in real-time. Read the Complete Article
Spreadsheets have been around for more than 30 years. It is thought that spreadsheets have helped the past economy by enabling companies to organize data and even automate it in a lesser degree through formulas. However, as the economy advanced, so did the market, technology, project requirements and business landscape. In today’s project-driven world, the spreadsheet’s limitations are obvious. Continued use of it as a project management tool can be very risky and costly in the end.
Recently, leading business and database software provider QuickBase published a study based on 700 business users. The insightful article discussed point by point the characteristics of spreadsheets, why people use it, its limitations, and the risk and hidden cost of using it as a PM tool. The article also discussed better alternatives fit for today’s global market and project-driven initiatives without the inherent dangers in spreadsheets. Read the Complete Article
As a project manager, you face new circumstances on every project and often complex compliance challenges — to say nothing of the ever-present demands for better quality on a lower budget in less time. Addressing the former requires proper management systems, while established business improvement methodologies like Lean Six Sigma enable you to deliver on the latter.
CBIS, an Australian compliance and business improvement training consultancy, offers individually-tailored training in all the major business improvement, management, and project management systems. Their educators are extremely experienced (a minimum Certificate VI for Training and Assessment) and can provide in-house courses as well as offering public training sessions. CBIS takes pride, too, in being able to cater to any skills or experience levels in your organisation.
What’s more, they take pains to minimise business disruption and are deeply committed to achieving results. Read the Complete Article
LiquidPlanner online project management continues on their mission of providing an elegant, end-to-end experience of simple and effective project management for all teams. The combination of advanced scheduling and social collaboration is helping people be on the same page, get real-time information and work with true business intelligence. This March, they launched powerful new dashboards as a great way of sharing information to all stakeholders. Also, a Wait Time feature for setting delays on dependencies has been delivered to fulfill a popular user request.
LiquidPlanner dashboards are customizable visual tools that can share selected project data and provide the most relevant information to a particular type of audience. Data is translated and transformed visually, so valuable information is shared to the audience at a glance. In a single page, several widgets placed side-by-side will display their particular data, but taken together can provide a bigger picture that describes real-time information to help the audience make informed decisions and necessary action. Read the Complete Article
Bridge24 is a powerful application created to extend popular project management applications such as AceProject, Asana, Basecamp, and Trello. It has a one click connectivity to these applications to allow the user to view their tasks in a new and different way. Although presently not having that much functionality (started development in late 2014 and currently in Beta) it seems to be heading in the right direction and with much promise. With more functionality to be rolled out, this will certainly be a welcome addition to users of many of these applications.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Filling the feature gap – Many of today’s applications are becoming simplified to the point of not allowing the user to actually interact with their data in ways that they may desire.
When Mavenlink started in 2008, its mission became to help businesses succeed by being able to apply the right technology in the right way. It helped level the playing field by delivering software, services and support that businesses can use to survive and thrive in a global and networked landscape. As it helped many companies and organizations grow, it also experienced growth in many ways that on February 1, 2015, it unveiled a new identity, appearance and design to better reflect the company it has become. And it continues to deliver in fast pace the enhancements and improvements to its software as it has always done in years.
New Look, Cleaner Navigation
Wrike has rolled out two important updates to its software. Wrike is now capable of adding custom fields in folders through an update which was introduced in the month of December. In addition, the Table View has been improved massively to allow for better executive reporting.
Improvements to Custom Fields
In this update, Wrike provided 3 new options which enables you to use custom fields more effectively.
Copying of Data from Custom Fields - To facilitate the use of custom fields in project templates, a choice is added to replicate the values of custom fields to duplicate a folder
Summarized Views of Custom Fields - While seeing a main folder, you can now choose to see custom fields sub-folders. For example, within the Team Marketing folder, you have made a sub-folder namely ‘Marketing Campaigns’ where there is a custom field named “Priority”. Read the Complete Article