OneDesk Users vs. Customers

There are two versions of OneDesk: The free trial version, and the Pro version. The free trial includes all features the Pro version does. The only difference between the two is that the number of projects that can be created … Continue Reading

Training Plans: Consider Different Skill Levels

In today’s modern business environment, it’s important for organizations to have structured training plans and change management procedures in place. After all, they are bound to face changes more often and more rapidly than ever. When developing training plans and … Continue Reading

Providing feedback: Give customers the right tools

Systems for providing feedback OneDesk includes a customer portal that enables you to capture customer insight in the form of questions, issues, compliments, ideas and compliments. OneDesk also includes a comprehensive help desk application that enables you to organize and … Continue Reading

Estimating Costs for Agile Projects

I previously wrote a post entitled Waterfall vs. Agile in which I posted two charts comparing the success rates of both methodologies. A reader named Mark recently commented and asked a question concerning how to initially estimate the cost of … Continue Reading

Why Projects Fail: A Dilbert Cartoon

Understanding why projects fail Why do projects fail? The majority of the time, projects fail because of unclear processes, or strategies or perhaps it can be due to poor scheduling and cost management. By definition, A project is said to … Continue Reading

Save Projects by Being Open and Adaptable

Save Projects by Being Open and Adaptable Knowing how to save projects when they are in trouble can be a useful skill. However, many project managers only learn how save projects on-the-spot, when they find themselves in a situation where … Continue Reading

Management and Leadership Quotes

Our Top 10 Management and Leadership Quotes Management and leadership quotes can be used to inspire, educate and motivate others. Here are 10 management and leadership quotes to help you take charge of your day: 1. Leadership is influence. -John C. … Continue Reading

Similar Idea Recognition with OneDesk

We often get asked by our customers whether OneDesk allows users to recognize similar ideas as it would help avoid duplicates and increase productivity by keeping similar ideas grouped together. There are several ways in which you can recognize similar … Continue Reading

Project issue tracking with OneDesk

Project issue tracking and task management: A combined view What makes OneDesk stand out from all the other issue reporting and task management applications out there, is the ability for project teams to optionally view all of their assigned issues … Continue Reading

The Product Owner Is Your Best Customer, a PM Learns

Project Management Lesson Learned: The Product Owner Is Your Best Customer In Scrum, the product owner is responsible for writing customer-centric user stories, and other items, prioritizing them, and making sure they get added to the backlog. It’s important for … Continue Reading