Business Tips, Posts
It's Friday, which means it's time for the weekly Work Management roundup! And since it's the first Friday of October, it's also National Manufacturing Day. So, just a little aside: kudos to all who build and manufacture goods and services here in America. Anyway, this week we have compiled links to articles that will help you build yourself into a better worker.
Sweden is Shifting to Six-Hour Workdays (FastCoExist): It's been proven that clocking in longer hours is detrimental to both...
New Features, Wrike News
Here at Wrike, we're all about collaboration and helping customers get the most out of their tools. If your team often collaborates on documents often, then these five tips will help you maximize Wrike's functionality.
1. Write directly in Wrike instead of creating separate documents
How many documents do you have cluttering up your cloud storage that were only needed for a short time? Try creating these directly in Wrike and you'll be amazed how much time (and shared drive space) you...
Posts, Project Management
PM, PPM, PgM. What is the difference between portfolio management and project management, exactly? And where does program management fit in? Here's a quick explanation of each in plain English to help you distinguish the differences.
What is Portfolio Management?
A portfolio is a high-level view of all the projects an organization is running in order to meet the business's main strategic objectives. It could be every project across the entire company, a division, or a department....
New Features, Project Management, Wrike News
Whether you’re keeping track of personal tasks or communicating team deliverables, it’s often helpful to see your work in a calendar view.
For years, you’ve been able to sync your personal tasks in Wrike with popular calendar apps like Google Calendar, Outlook, and Apple Calendar. Today, we’ve enhanced our calendar integration to make it easier to use and more powerful.
Now, you can publish team calendars and you have more control over how much detail you push to your calendar....
Business Tips, Posts, Productivity
90,000 hours. 10.3 years. 18.5% of your waking hours over your entire lifetime. This is how much time you spend at work.
You've probably read the stats on how all those hours are taking their toll on your health: sitting is the new smoking, work stress is killing you, the unhealthy habit of forgoing vacation days. 28% of us have gained more than 10 lbs. at work, and 13% have put on more than 20. Our waistlines are expanding and our attention spans are shrinking.
With so much of your...
Collaboration, Posts, Project Management
SAN FRANCISCO — Police in San Francisco say they have narrowed down their list of suspects in the ongoing investigation into the death of a travel brochure project. The project was originally owned by the advertising agency Sea Cliff, Presidio, and Associates, Inc.
The case received national attention last year when the brochure mistakenly featured a photo of the Bay Bridge rather than the Golden Gate Bridge, leading to a dramatic decrease in visitors to the city of San Francisco betw...