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8 03, 2023

Mastering Engineering Project Management: A Guide to Solving the Top 7 Challenges

2023-03-08T20:52:46+00:00March 8th, 2023|

For an engineering consulting firm, as in any other firm, project management can seem like a daunting or overwhelming task. Juggling budgets, staff, deadlines and other variables often leads to sacrificing quality for speed or vice-versa. To ensure that all of these components work together seamlessly and sustainably to manage projects successfully, it is important [...]

6 01, 2022

Are teamwork and collaboration the same? 9 examples from great companies

2022-01-07T20:02:55+00:00January 6th, 2022|

As companies grow, a big challenge grows alongside them: cultivating a workforce that has strong teamwork and collaboration skills. The issue is that these two concepts can easily get mixed up since both involve the relationships between employees, and their efficiency to complete tasks and reach goals quicker. Despite the apparent similarity, each notion has [...]

21 12, 2021

Are you succeeding at remote management?

2021-12-22T13:15:15+00:00December 21st, 2021|

In modern work culture, remote management is a relatively new concept that has been intensified due to the new dynamics created by the quarantine and the advent of officeless companies. It is a form of leadership with its own perks, especially when it comes to a better work-life balance, fewer office expenses, and higher productivity, [...]

24 11, 2021

How to leverage asynchronous communication to productivity

2023-03-15T22:28:48+00:00November 24th, 2021|

Modern working can mean anything from a shared physical workspace to a remote situation where people work individually across the globe while collaborating as part of a team. Regardless of where you work, asynchronous communication means the same thing: a delay between when communication is sent and when it is replied to.  Asynchronous communication is [...]

23 11, 2021

5 benefits of using project management software for holiday and leave management

2021-11-23T17:21:56+00:00November 23rd, 2021|

Holiday and leave management is an important aspect of any company, big or small. While it may seem like an easy task, it is so much more than simply looking at a timesheet. For example, you may need to differentiate between different types of time off, such as vacation time, personal leave, maternity leave, medical [...]

1 11, 2021

7 Strategies for Breaking Down Communication Silos

2023-03-15T22:32:15+00:00November 1st, 2021|

Communication silos are groups of people that form in corporations. Groups or departments talk only among themselves. They don’t consider the overarching goals of the business. The word comes from agricultural practice. A silo is a large receptacle that holds a number of materials. In farming, silos keep their specific materials separate. This same concept [...]

5 10, 2021

Building a better architectural firm with project management software for architects

2021-11-26T20:52:26+00:00October 5th, 2021|

Ask any architect what it’s like to manage a construction project, and they’ll tell you it’s nothing short of complex. From small firms to large architectural offices, every job requires an ordered and planned assembly of materials and workers to complete the job on time and within budget. To make matters more complicated, bad weather, [...]

12 08, 2021

How Starbucks teamwork and partnership culture can inspire your employees

2021-08-13T12:54:59+00:00August 12th, 2021|

You probably fit one of these two categories: either you had at least one Starbucks drink in your life or you had the curiosity to find out what all the hype is about. The popularity of the coffee company (and a lot of other drinks) is undeniable, Starbucks managed to create a universal appeal not [...]

9 03, 2021

How marketing agencies manage to keep clients happy

2021-03-16T13:56:22+00:00March 9th, 2021|

While talent can attract customers, retaining them is a whole other challenge. Today, you will learn that building on loyalty is more profitable than recruiting new clients. Some of the most effective ways for marketing agencies to retain clients include establishing a good product fit, setting realistic expectations, having monthly reports and implementing a leads [...]

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