Project management for IT businesses: the ins & outs

According to McKinsey & Co, the average IT project is 45% over budget, 7% over time, and delivers 56% less value than initially set out. Just one of those mismanaged projects can jeopardise the entire future of your business. Word travels fast which also rings true for negative word-of-mouth.

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The 14th of June, Teamleader opened its brand new office in Milan, fashionable heart of Italy. Along with the Italian team, we seized this opportunity to discuss what’s to come!

Customer-centric selling: how to make customers fall in love with your SME

In the past, businesses were extremely sales-oriented. Once a deal was closed, customer were left in the dark without proper customer service. This often resulted in high churn rates across the board. Nowadays, SMEs are tyring to put customers first. Customers loyalty is the new currency.

Time management for SMEs: 6 simple steps

How do you fit everything you have to do in an average work day? It can be quite a challenge, and at times, even stressful. But it shouldn’t be; the time you have should do the trick, if only you spend it wisely.

Why project management fails: 7 common causes

According to the Project Management Institute, only 26% of all projects succeed. This means that most projects fail: they aren’t finished on time, go over budget, or don’t have the desired end result. A lot of these failures can be attributed to inadequate project management.

8 essential skills for great project managers

The project manager has a vital role to play in every project’s success. Apart from harassing everyone about deadlines, he or she needs a particular set of skills to get the job done. Here are the 8 essential talents every project manager should possess to a greater or lesser extent.

Lead management: from lead to customer in just 12 steps

How do you ensure a streamlined workflow? CRM, project planning, invoicing and support: with these 12 steps, you can manage your entire business from A to Z.

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Project management: 5 steps and phases

The amount of planning and work required to manage and complete a project can be overwhelming at first. Instead of throwing yourself out of the nearest office window, the best approach is to break it all down into ‘manageable’ portions and structure the required efforts into clear steps. Here’s how.

Project management software: which features are vital for SMEs?

As a project manager, you’re juggling resources, phases, responsibilities and team members every day. Luckily, there’s help available – lots of help. These days, tons of project management tools are clamoring for your attention. But what features should you look for?