5 Ways Your Project Controls Deserve Better Than Excel

June 20th, 2019

Excel is one of the most popular software tools in the world, used across many industries and disciplines. And while it serves its purpose in most situations, there are definitely some shortcomings when it comes to project controls. Simplicity and familiarity are the main reasons people like using Excel, but as your requirements get more […]


Where Your Project Cost Reporting is Falling Short

May 28th, 2019

Last week we hosted “The Evolution of Cost Reporting”, a webinar where we looked at some of the unfortunate yet pervasive processes that make project reporting slow, inaccurate, and not nearly as helpful as it should be.  We then talked about technology trends available today that are increasing efficiency, predictability and actual project control — […]


10 Benefits of Project Portfolio Management

March 13th, 2019

Benefits of Project Portfolio Management

The 2017 PMI Pulse of the Profession Report claims that organizations investing in proven project management practices save 28 times more money because a greater number of their strategic initiatives are completed successfully. It is no surprise then that project portfolio management (PPM) has emerged as one of the key functions of a project management […]


What Is the Portfolio Management Lifecycle?

March 8th, 2019

Project Portfolio Lifecycle

Many organizations suffer from an inability to differentiate between “good busy” and “bad busy.” Investing time and money on projects that look good on paper doesn’t mean they’ll contribute to the organization’s core objectives. Project Portfolio Management (PPM) is a process that helps companies gain clarity to choose and execute the right projects. What is […]