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Published by Lionel Valdellon | Monday, 21 July, 2014
Today, Gantt charts are a staple tool in project management. They show up in project binders, on boardroom walls, in project management software — all because they are able to visually convey what would take paragraphs of boring text. But who invented them? What makes them beneficial for project planning? And what are the useful parts of every Gantt chart? Read more...
Published by Emily Bonnie | Wednesday, 16 July, 2014
What does it mean to be a great leader? How do you take charge and inspire your team with integrity, authority, and enthusiasm? 
 
Thousands of books are filled with reflections and advice on leadership. But finding one that’s interesting, insightful, practical — and an entertaining read to boot — can be tricky. 
 
We’ve collected 15 bestsellers that are sure to help you find your style and hone your skills, whether you’re a natural or reluctant leader. 
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Published by Emily Bonnie | Tuesday, 15 July, 2014
Small business owners do it all: juggle responsibilities, shift roles without a hitch, and stretch every dollar to do more with less, all while keeping their heads above water and their businesses afloat. It's not surprising then that more and more small businesses are turning to project management tools to become more competitive, efficient, and profitable. What are the top features small business owners look for, and how do they choose from the pack?  Read more...
Published by Ashley Coolman | Monday, 14 July, 2014
Inspiration comes in many forms: stories from peers or elders, images of great feats of accomplishment, emotional videos, and quotes from leaders of today and years past. My preferred source is quotations. I save Word documents full of my favorites, bookmark quote sites after scrolling through them for hours, print them out for my wall, and write them on my hand (literally). 
 
Here are 15 quotes I've collected over the years that will motivate you at work. They're quotes about leadership, people management, project planning, and, most importantly, success and failure.
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Published by Emily Bonnie | Friday, 11 July, 2014
We're big fans of the cloud here at Wrike. As you can tell from the tool we build and the other tools we use every single day. We're not the only ones — cloud adoption is flourishing. A chorus of tech innovators and business leaders are singing the praises of the cloud, and more than 60% of businesses rely on cloud solutions to power their projects. So why the crazy popularity? And more importantly, are cloud services right for your business?  Read more...
Published by Emily Bonnie | Thursday, 10 July, 2014
Is your team a lean, mean Agile marketing machine? In today’s digital age, responsiveness and adaptability are essential for creative teams. Join your marketing comrades and take up the Agile cause! Revolutionize the way you build campaigns, capitalize on the latest trends, and capture your audience’s attention by following this Agile Marketing Manifesto.

Check out the infographic below for Agile axioms that will help you adjust to change, attract stronger leads, and work as a dynamic team. Read more...
Published by Lionel Valdellon | Tuesday, 08 July, 2014
There's nothing quite like the feeling of checking off your to-do items at the end of the day, knowing you were able to combat distraction and accomplish tasks assigned to you. But if you're like me, the distractions come a mile a minute, so the struggle to fight them off and focus solely on work becomes exhausting if you're not using the right tools.  
 
Fortunately, there is a great variety of free tools available for the picking. After having tested and used a bunch of them over the course of months (some even for years), I've distilled them down to these 10 distraction-killing apps that will help you: quiet down, avoid needless browsing, write without distraction, use audio to focus, and organize your work. Try them out and tell me if they work for you!
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Published by Lionel Valdellon | Monday, 30 June, 2014
If you’re using LinkedIn as a business social network, yet you only log on to refresh your profile when you’re actively searching for a job, you are missing out on one of the site's most powerful features: LinkedIn Groups. It's the perfect tool for discovering project management practitioners and veterans who have tons of tips, links, recommended reading, and best practices to share. It's high time you join a few PM groups on LinkedIn. And we’re making it easy for you by listing 5 groups you should plug into now. Read more...
Published by Lionel Valdellon | Thursday, 26 June, 2014
With the advent of cloud services and the widespread availability of high-speed internet around the world, it’s becoming more and more common for organizations to have teams made up of people in different countries, working remotely from one another, using technology to collaborate efficiently despite the distance.  

From the very start, Wrike has functioned as a cross-cultural team, and we’ve found ways to work efficiently with colleagues in different countries and cultures. We like to think we’ve made it work, though there is always room to grow. So we’ve put together our five strategies for managing cross-cultural teamsRead more...
Published by Ashley Coolman | Wednesday, 25 June, 2014
If you love organization (and I know all you Wrikers do), then you'll probably enjoy Pinterest. Users organize cool images, articles, and more into boards of related information. Our recent "11 Ways to Use Social Media to find PM Resources" blog post tells you HOW to find great project management resources on the social media site, but now we're taking it a step further. Here's a list of our favorite project management-related Pinterest boards to check out when we want to find new PM strategies, awesome infographics, or work humor on those days that just need a laugh. Read more...