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2014 Planning: Do The Right Work, Do The Work Right! – Free Project and Portfolio Planning White Paper

At EPM Live, we understand that the start of a New Year may bring new challenges for business leaders. Organizations continue to ask management to do more with less, all while improving portfolio sequencing and planning, reducing costs and …
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Importance of Project Portfolio Management Noted as Top 10 Project Management Trends in 2014

Project Management trend predictions for 2014 continue to roll in and one notable prediction is the emphasis on Project Portfolio Management (PPM). ESI International recently released an article on their Top 10 Project Management Trends for 2014, and …
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EPM Live Recognized in Top 5 Project Portfolio Management (PPM) Apps by GetApp.com

Selecting the right project and work management tool is critical to on-going success of an organization. Spreadsheets and homegrown systems lack the framework, tools and reporting capabilities project software systems provide. This is why many organizations are looking to leverage …
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Implementing a Project and Work Management System- Considerations and Benefits

Most organizations today looking to implement a Project and Work Management System have identified numerous business specific challenges that need resolution.  Can a Project and Work Management solution address business challenges out-of-the box?  Absolutely; however, relying on a system to …
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Project Portfolio Management: Metrics to Consider for Continued PPM Success

Correctly managing project and work within the enterprise is a difficult task for any organization. Strategically planning for continued success in a recovering market is also difficult but critical. By leveraging project portfolio management tools, organizations are better able …
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Portfolio Management Made Easy for Smart IT Investments

Project portfolio management (PPM) is an important driving success factor for any company juggling multiple projects. Leveraging the right project software supports PPM by providing the framework and best practice tools needed to manage competing projects. PPM also provides executives …
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Extend Microsoft Project into a Complete SharePoint Project and Work Management Application

Microsoft Project is a powerful application that many organizations have adopted and deployed to centralize and manage their project schedules. It has a robust back-end that allows the storing of enterprise resources, field attributes, field calculations, and more. Although Microsoft …
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The Importance of Understanding User Maturity When Implementing New Project Software

When analyzing the decision to implement a new project software to improve enterprise PPM (Project and Portfolio Management) system, user maturity levels should be a serious consideration of the new project software. In order to make a deployment …
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The Essential Steps to SharePoint Project Portfolio Management

SharePoint is undoubtedly the most popular collaboration platform on the market. Many organizations are thinking outside the box and extending its capabilities into a complete SharePoint project management tool. By extending SharePoint with project software like EPM Live, you …
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SharePoint-based Project and Work Management – Intuitive, Efficient, Empowering

Choosing a Project Management Information System (PMIS) is an important step to efficiently manage project information, no matter how big or small the project. Defined by the Project Management Institute, a PMIS is a standard set of automated project management …
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