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Collaboration in Project Management

Online project management tools are designed for project organizations to collaborate and communicate about schedules, resources, and scope of work.

Managing Tasks for Your Flow of Work
Large teams and organizations have popularized task management tools that demonstrate effectiveness for any size team. On any desktop or mobile device, people connect with all team members (internal or external) to manage their flow of work through task management.

Time Tracking Apps to Better Manage Your Time and Sync Group Projects
Mobile apps are useful to enter time as you complete a task. Apps benefit individuals, workgroups, and small business to make effective use of your time.

Teambox App Centralizes Core Collaboration Apps and File Sharing Services
Teambox is a new cloud services collaboration platform launched in 2011. Its concept of a simple collaboration platform with the right project collaboration tools is going to help more teams be successful.

Document Versioning in a SharePoint Document Library
Document versioning in a SharePoint Document Library can create a secure workflow for your publishing process.

Five Usability Tips for Team Collaboration in Office 365
Among the more robust and cost effective online tools, Microsoft Office 365 products continue to be a mainstay for professionals and business organizations.

5 Free Salesforce.com Social Apps for Small Business Teams
With a group edition in Salesforce.com, you can add on free apps from the AppExchange to empower teams for business results. Review this selection of five free apps to use standalone or inside Salesforce on your desktop, smartphone, or tablet.

Asana Emphasizes Productivity and Adaptable Workflow to Get Stuff Done
Asana is a web based productivity application designed as a go-to place to produce better synergies on shared projects.

AtTask Offers Social Collaboration with Project and Portfolio Management
AtTask is an online project and portfolio management (PPM) tool for project information and collaborative work to come together. By design, project management tools like AtTask are intended to speed up delivery and accuracy of projects.

Binfire’s Newest Project Dashboards Geared for Novice and Experienced PMs
Binfire’s newest dashboard features are worth noting as their focus shifts to an in-depth user experience for both novice and experienced project managers.

Project Collaboration Software Experts Inspire New Ways to Run a Business
Two partners in the firm, 37signals have a different outlook that can change the way you have ever imagined to run your business.

Basecamp with Clients for Visibly Better Project Communication
Small businesses and teams within large organizations can use Basecamp with clients for visibly better project communication, for example, not buried in email. Clients can be engaged online from project planning to closeout.

Binfire Cloud Collaboration is Simplifying Rigors of Project Management
Binfire is giving users the right project management features to help plan and quickly monitor project progress. Ideally suited for small to mid-sized teams in any size organization, Binfire simplifies project management practices in real time.

MetaLab Has Plans for Flow, a Simple to Use Task Management App
Flow will help simplify task management, especially for teams that may want to use Flow on a daily basis, where tasks are delegated and completed within a short duration.

Box for Small Business Collaboration and Productivity
Box has grown from a file sharing and storage service to a cloud-based content sharing and online collaboration platform. Either on a free or paid subscription plan, Box becomes an online workspace for file sharing and collaboration.

Clinked Wiki-Style Project Collaboration
Clinked's main attraction is the wiki-style collaboration features, a favorite among project teams. Clinked has advantages for non-technical people who don’t want to fuss with tool usage and it is usable in 10 languages.

Comindware Project Helps Young People Manage Projects Easier
For new project teams looking to streamline their project planning and managing a project with ease, I recommend trying Comindware.

Do by Salesforce App Gets Everyone in Sync
Do is the Salesforce social productivity app designed to sync stuff you need to get done with other people. Free, mobile and no setup, Do is super easy to be productive right away.

Evermeeting App Can Save Time to Accomplish Work Tasks
Evermeeting meeting app can save time to accomplish work tasks. Professionals with no time to waste can have the piece of mind your meeting notes are captured and stored, which can make a huge difference.

Interactive Gantt Charts for Project Teams
Project management and collaboration tools give you plenty of flexibility to add Gantt chart functionality in your team's work processes.

7 Kanban Board Tools for Project Collaboration
Kanban boards are becoming popular online project collaboration tools for digital marketing programs, software development, and even innovation social gaming techniques. Seven Kanban tools are reviewed, offering free or low cost plans with advanced features.

LeanKit Visualizes the Big Picture in Simple to Complex Processes
Kanban's visual collaboration tool has many uses--a one size fits all for business processes--that can help you respond to customer support requests, manage distribution, and build or repair products more efficiently.

Mindjet ProjectDirector Syncs Your Mind Maps to Projects
For people making changes to project tasks in the field, it is comforting to know your project is all there and you’re connected to the rest of the team in Mindjet ProjectDirector. You can access the mind map from your mobile device so the team back at the office or others working from different locations can automatically sync updates to the project plan.

Deciding on Collaboration Tools?
Your collaboration tool choice may bring harmony or discord with your collaborating group. Assign a planning and implementation team to take charge of getting people engaged.

Podio Social Software Equipped with Unique Blend of Business Apps
Podio’s blend of ready-built and build-your-own apps may satisfy autonomous teams yet provide a set of collaboration tools for use in team workspaces.

TeamGantt Web App for Simplicity and Collaboration
For people whose work revolves around project schedules, TeamGantt has developed a web app solution streamlining the inputs in a simpler and more collaborative approach.

Wrike's Integrated Project Management and Collaboration App
Wrike’s multi-functional Gantt chart is a must-have tool for professional project managers or team-managed projects for resource management, progress reporting, and scheduling. Wrike recently released mobile apps for iPhone and Android will make it possible to update projects on the go.

Project Apps Help Collaborators Online
Compatible device platforms and the ability to connect project apps help you manage collaboration activities and focus on your work.

7 Ideas to Loop-In Others in Basecamp
Basecamp's loop-in feature is actually an important function for project teams to use in collaborating with others not involved on a project. These are quick tips to work smarter with resources when you need them.

Why People Need Collaboration - Five Reasons That May Help or Inhibit Us
Collaborative processes are about making people connections, provided you're selecting appropriate collaboration tools and creating a cultural framework to get stuff done.

SharePoint Document Workspaces for the Future
The Document Workspace in Microsoft SharePoint demonstrates there are many ways to help manage your work requirements in a browser based environment.

Socialize Your Online Collaboration Tool Choices
Online collaboration tool options are many, ranging from web based productivity tools to an integrated approach like private social networks. Obtaining insights to your group's processes and preferences for online collaboration will give you a head start on selecting the right tool.

Quick Setup for Office 365 Team Sites in the Cloud
Team Sites in Office 365 offer an advantage of easier access with only a Web browser and Web Apps.

Innovation Management in Enterprise Social Networking
Enterprise social networking platforms are evolving with new innovation management technologies to foster unleashing of ideas that create business value. To accomplish innovation, these social tools using crowdsourcing, social gaming concepts, and process oriented workflows to advance development.

Cotton Incorporated Develops Innovation Pipeline to Success
How does a company like Cotton Incorporated understand the market and needs for future development? The key technological elements of its innovation management platform required refined techniques of product development, including the stage gate process.

Imaginatik Facilitates Discovery of Innovation Opportunities
Imaginatik Innovation Central is a software as a service (SaaS) portal designed to manage a company’s innovation process, including what kind of impact innovation can have on your business.

Volerro’s Content Collaboration App for Agile Marketing Teams
Volerro launched a content collaboration app in the cloud that is creating new possibilities for much anticipated agile marketing teams.

Extraordinary Client-Supplier Results from Shared Work Activities
Successful client-supplier relationships are revealing a passionately true story of greater accomplishments and results--so much more than one individual or organization alone can do. Read more for reader ROI checklist.

5 Productivity Apps for Managing Tasks Online
To help improve workflow processes, software developers continue to focus on streamlining web-based productivity apps for managing tasks as well as adding team interactivity around projects, which attract more users.

5 Mind Mapping Tools for Creating and Building on Ideas
These five mind mapping tools will give you popular choices, free or commercial grade with examples how mind maps are used in education, research, and business.

Evaluating Interactive Whiteboards for Collaborative Team Meetings
Interactive whiteboards for collaborative team meetings may be your software choice when everybody’s input matters. The team facilitator checklist will help you make software choices for conducting collaborative team meetings.

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