Manage Logistical Challenges More Effectively With Project Management

Linh Tran, Monday 30 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Project Management and Logistics

Photo by Unsplash User Thaddaeus Lim (edited) 

Christmas season is officially here! It’s the busiest time of the year for retail and the logistics industry. In times of overnight shipping, or even same day shipping, consumer expectations are higher than ever. Which is why the logistics industry needs to continually improve their processes to meet demand. 

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[Guest Author] Top 3 Project Manager Mistakes

Linh Tran, Monday 23 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Top 3 Project Manager Mistakes

We all make mistakes. We may act on incorrect or insufficient information when making our mistakes. Or we just may act on our own poor judgement. Or we may get bad advice from someone else that results in mistakes. We may also just act irrationally or make a rash decision that leads to mistakes. Whatever the cause, mistakes are likely our own fault – at least in terms of how I'm looking at it for this article. 

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Why Human Resources Should Embrace Project Management

Linh Tran, Friday 20 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Why Human Resources Should Embrace Project Management

Photo by Flickr User Flazingo Photos, Licensed under CC BY 2.0

What is the key to business success? The answer is: the people behind it. Only if you have the right people, with the right set of skills, and who work well together, will your business succeed. And it’s the responsibility of human resources professionals to find these people. 

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Study: What Do Small Business Buyers Really Want from a Project Management Software?

Linh Tran, Wednesday 18 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Software Advice Project Management Small Business Buyer Report 2015

What are the catalysts for small business buyers who decide on purchasing and implementing a project management software? Which functionalities must the application have to meet their needs and requirements? Software Advice asked buyers exactly these questions and published their key findings in a very comprehensive and insightful report.

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[Infographic] Project Stuffed Turkey – Surviving Thanksgiving

Linh Tran, Monday 16 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Project Stuffed Turkey- Suriving Thanksgiving

It’s almost Thanksgiving! Many have been looking forward to it all year, but also feel anxious thinking about all the preparations they have to make beforehand. Avoid stress and time pressure and make your Thanksgiving festivities a success by applying project management methods.

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[Infographic] Meeting Etiquette Rules to Live By

Linh Tran, Friday 13 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Meeting Etiquette Rules to Live By

People often see meetings as an inevitable evil. As you can’t get out of it anyway, why not make the experience a little bit easier for everyone? Make meetings more enjoyable, effective and efficient by abiding to these simple etiquette rules.    

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“Project Build It” – Project Management Tips for Construction

Linh Tran, Wednesday 11 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Project Management and Construction

Photo by Unsplash User Anthony DELANOIX

Yes, we took the liberty of re-using one of the titles from Bob the Builder, who is undoubtedly the most well-known construction manager out there. Just kidding! Last week we’ve started our monthly series on project management in different industries with an article on the benefits of PM for public relations. This week, we’ll take a look at how construction can utilize PM methodologies to deliver successful building projects.

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Benefits of Project Management for Public Relations

Linh Tran, Friday 06 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

Benefits of Project Management for Public Relations

Photo by Flickr User Niuton may, Licensed under CC BY 2.0

What do you think of when you hear VW, Sony and Blue Bell? The first thought for people who work in public relations would be: nightmare or disaster. Making organizations and people look good is not as easy as it sounds – a complex strategy stands behind it and quite a bit of project management knowledge is necessary in order to deliver a successful PR campaign. 

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[Infographic] How to Make Better Decisions

Linh Tran, Wednesday 04 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

How to Make Better Decisions

Are you one of those people who have problems deciding between the smallest things, like whether you should wear the green tie or the red-striped one? Do you think that Magic 8 Balls are a great invention because they take the responsibility of having to make a decision out of your hands? If your answer to all these questions is ‘yes’, then this infographic will help you get over your indecisiveness. 

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October Roundup: Tips on Project Management, Teamwork and Productivity

Linh Tran, Monday 02 November 2015 | Reading time: unknown

October 2015 Roundup

Photo by Unsplash User Hide Obara (edited)

Another month has come and gone. Goodbye, October! Hello, November! As a retrospective is important to move ahead, it’s time to take a look back at our October blog posts. From collaboration and teamwork tips, to project management insights, to fun infographics, October has been a busy month for the InLoox blog.

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