GetApp Project Management & Planning Blog

  • Published 30 December 2016 by Lauren Maffeo
    Project managers wear more hats than they can count. From prioritizing project tasks and milestones to linking each project back to business strategy, even the best project manager can feel overwhelmed. That’s why the right project portfolio management (PPM) software is a lifesaver.   PPM software helps project managers centralize the time, resources, skills, and … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Project Portfolio Management Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 22 December 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    There are lots of great project management and planning apps based in the cloud, but not all of them have mobile apps that are accessible from an iPhone or iPad. The ability to access, contribute to, organize, and edit projects using an iPhone or iPad is essential for any business using project management software, especially … Continue Reading
    The Best Project Management and Planning Apps for iPhone and iPad
  • Published 16 December 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    With more employees bringing their mobile devices to work, it’s inevitable that popular project management platforms are developing and integrating an Android (or iPad and iPhone)-friendly version of their software. It’s a no-brainer: business often isn’t conducted in an office, BYOD is becoming the norm, and a cell phone is more often than not close … Continue Reading
    7 Project Management and Planning Apps for Android
  • Published 18 November 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    Are you looking for a task app for Android to help you organize and manage your ever-growing to-do list? Look no further. There are a ton of available solutions on the market, and whether you’re looking for a way to organize your task, or your team, you’re bound to find one that’ll suit your ever-pressing … Continue Reading
    6 of the Best Task Apps for Android to Stay Organized
  • Published 17 November 2016 by Lauren Maffeo
    Are you a visual learner? You’re in good company if so – 65 percent of the population prefers using images, colors, and other visual ways to process information. Perhaps that’s why Kanban is such a popular agile project management method. Think of Kanban project management software as your digital whiteboard. It helps structure your project … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Kanban Project Management Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 16 November 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    There’s nothing more satisfying than making a checklist. For some [fairly explicable] reason, the act of writing something down and emphatically crossing it off gives a real sense of achievement. The problem is that if– like me– you have the memory of a goldfish, you’ll completely forget a task if there’s no pen and paper at … Continue Reading
    6 of the Best Task Apps for iPhone to Get Stuff Done
  • Published 30 September 2016 by Lauren Maffeo
    You tend to pay for things in either money or time – and small business owners often feel short on both. Time tracking software is an ideal way to ease the pain. It can automate time per project, export reports, manage freelance contributors, and more. But choosing the right tool can be a challenge. Someone … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Time Tracking Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 12 July 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    Spoiler alert: this article is for people working in small teams (preferably in small companies) that need to find a collaboration or communication tool and can’t afford to spend much time or money on researching solutions. This article is not for people who want to do in-depth research on an expensive, enterprise-focused solution. We’ve put … Continue Reading
    7 iOS Collaboration Apps for Small Teams on a Budget
  • Published 30 June 2016 by James Thornton
    Are you using the right tools to manage your projects? Think about it. You may be wasting time and money sending group emails around left, right, and center, or maybe you’re struggling with a lumbering project management app like Microsoft Project which is too meaty for your needs. Using a cloud-based tool to manage your projects makes … Continue Reading
    Checklist: Things to Consider When Buying Project Management Software
  • Published 13 June 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    They say there’s no “I” in teamwork, but there can be a lot of “aaaargh”. If you find it tough to get your team organized, Microsoft Planner can make things hurt less. Although it’s quietly been rolling out for since the end of 2015, Microsoft’s simplified task management software, Planner, is out now. In this … Continue Reading
    The Low-Down on Microsoft Planner