GetApp Project Management & Planning Blog

  • Published 11 July 2017 by Lauren Maffeo
    The world is truly going global: a Gallup survey released earlier this year found that 43 percent of Americans said they worked remotely at least some of the time last year. A rise in flex hours, work-from-home policies, and use of cloud-based collaboration tools all enhance this growing trend. These changes mean that more members of … Continue Reading
    The Best Free or Open Source Project Management Tools for Remote Teams
  • Published 23 June 2017 by Vanessa Rombaut
    The recently launched Microsoft Planner is the latest project collaboration tool to hit the market, and if you’re an Office 365 subscriber, it’s worth a look. With Planner, Microsoft has finally caught up with the ongoing digital trends by offering an intuitive project collaboration tool based on the kanban-management style, popularized by other project collaboration … Continue Reading
    Microsoft Planner vs Trello vs Asana: Small Business Project Collaboration Apps Compared
  • Published 31 May 2017 by Deeksha Malik
    A project manager can often feel a bit like a juggler, tossing a dozen balls in the air at once. They must always keeps a close eye on each ball making sure to catches each one of them. A single miss could ruin his entire performance. Nowadays many small businesses are implementing project management software to ensure they complete a … Continue Reading
    Project Management Software Features Guide: Things to Look for When Choosing a Solution
  • Published 24 May 2017 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    Collaboration software is difficult to define, especially in an age where many solutions aim to be “all-in-one”. However, I’m not going to get bogged down in semantics and instead I’m going to keep it simple and define it as software that literally helps you collaborate. But don’t worry, we’ll cover a few different types of … Continue Reading
    Working Together Shouldn’t Be Expensive: 5 of the Top Free Collaboration Software
  • Published 18 May 2017 by Rhiân Davies
    In a previous job of mine, the daily reminders from managers to input our work hours into our incredibly convoluted and clunky timesheet was always met with an audible scramble to our computers. We periodically forgot to update our timesheets because of their inaccessible nature, and we joked that we needed to input how much … Continue Reading
    Trello Time Tracking Tools to Turbo-Charge Your Productivity
  • Published 13 April 2017 by Lauren Maffeo
    Update: we’ve added new research, articles, and suggestions to help you when buying project management software. Are you using the right tools to manage your projects? This might seem like a random question, but it’s important to be honest with yourself. Perhaps you spend hours sending group emails left, right, and center – without clarifying which … Continue Reading
    A Checklist for Buying Project Management Software
  • Published 10 April 2017 by Lauren Maffeo
    Spreadsheets are a necessary evil. Most of us groan at the thought of using them, yet we can’t picture getting by without them. Spreadsheets feel indispensable when it comes to recording information. But they’re far from the best way to manage nonprofit projects. That’s why an increasing number of nonprofits are investing in cloud-based software. Research from … Continue Reading
    5 Free Project Management Apps for Nonprofits
  • Published 31 March 2017 by Gitanjali Maria
    One of the key concerns of any company, especially start-ups and small businesses, is costs. The price of some of the software in the market may leave you shell-shocked and force you to think twice about making a purchase. In this article, we’ll explain how to save money when buying project management software. These applications can … Continue Reading
    Project Management Software Pricing Explained: How to Save Money When Buying Apps
  • Published 23 March 2017 by Rhiân Davies
    With stakeholders rarely altogether in one place, project management in the construction industry can seem like an almost Herculean endeavour. You’ve got subcontractors and workers in the field, architects in an office hundreds of miles away, and project managers working remotely. So, how do you set about choosing project management software for your construction company … Continue Reading
    Top Reviewed Project Management Software for Construction Professionals
  • Published 24 February 2017 by Deeksha Malik
    The idea of working from home can be idyllic but for those who take the plunge the reality of going solo can quickly turn scary. There are plenty of challenges you face as a home worker, but thankfully there’s a bunch of cloud-based software for freelancers hat can help you overcome them without fear. In this post, … Continue Reading
    Home Working Heaven: 14 Sanity-Saving Apps for Freelancers