How to do more with less in the current business environment

How to do more with less in the current business environment

Business is challenging all-around right now. Almost all business is facing hard-decisions they never thought they would have to make. Some of the challenges are around business being down or non-existent compared to a few months ago. Other decisions are on how to manage an influx of work you weren’t expecting with your staff scattered…

A Better Way to Get Client Feedback

A Better Way to Get Client Feedback

If you work in a business that is collaborative, client feedback is very important. The problems is, how you go about getting client feedback can be quite cumbersome.  Whether you are building a website, designing graphics, creating a video, or providing any other service that you need the client to review something, this is usually…

How can a good technology partner make your life easier and your business more profitable?

How can a good technology partner make your life easier and your business more profitable?

Business life can get complicated. The more partners you have that understand your business the less you have to worry about. This is true of all areas of your business from department heads to CPA’s, legal advisors and technology partners. When we say ’technology partners’ we are not talking about your IT partners who set…

Scope Creep: What is it and Why We Think It’s a Good Thing

Scope Creep: What is it and Why We Think It’s a Good Thing

For many years we have worked in project-based work where we have been contracted to do specific work for a specific price in a specific time frame. Within project-based work we always hear this term “scope creep” which basically means the client is getting out of hand with their requests and is asking more than we’ve…

Work Better, Faster & Smarter with Project, Contract & Invoice Templates

Work Better, Faster & Smarter with Project, Contract & Invoice Templates

Many teams we work with have sales figured out, but when it comes fulfilling work, getting agreements signed, and getting paid gets a bit tricker. The teams we work with are trying to find ways to work smarter, better and faster than they ever have before. Leveraging our technology has helped many teams achieve just…

Operations Managers: Reduce your Operations Budget & Help your Teams Work Better

Operations Managers: Reduce your Operations Budget & Help your Teams Work Better

Operations managers have it tough sometimes. Your role touches every piece of an organization or team and there is a lot of responsibility in the operations role.  We sort of joke it’s the “catch all” position when a project or task doesn’t clearly fall in a specific team or department it’s the responsibility of the…

CFO’s: Reduce your Software Budget & Gain Peace of Mind for your Data

CFO’s: Reduce your Software Budget & Gain Peace of Mind for your Data

We run across a lot of teams who are utilizing some free software, document files, spreadsheets, file managers and various SAAS products.  Minimize your software spend The average business is operating off of 8 different pieces of software to run their business.  That’s 8 different logins, 8 different bills to pay, and 8 different places…

Get Client Feedback Without Overloading Your Inbox

Get Client Feedback Without Overloading Your Inbox

How often has email communications with clients been a detriment to a project? We have some truly atrocious stories of group email threads with team members and clients to keep everyone on the same page. The ‘reply all’ thread gets muddy really fast. Then the communication both internally and externally gets pretty messy and very…

Meetings Done Right

Meetings Done Right

The one thing most people hate about their work week are unnecessary meetings. We are a remote team, so meetings are how we connect as a team and get things done. We have a few tips up our sleeve on how we make meetings easy to plan, fun, but also impactful. First, we don’t schedule…