Process or Solution? A Modern Day Chicken or Egg Dilemma

| Kristyn Medeiros, Senior Solutions Consultant

The greatest dilemma of all time is alive and well. No, not if the chicken or the egg came first. The question is, “Do I get a solid process in place first, or buy a tool to help manage the process first?” Without a process, there is nothing for a solution to support, yet without  … Read more »

| Kristyn Medeiros, Senior Solutions Consultant

Whether your PMO is brand new or has been around for years, the vision is one of the key components. Without it, each person is beating to their own drum and moving in a different direction. Powerful and guiding, a clear vision will align everyone to make sure we’re all moving towards the same goals.  … Read more »

| Tushar Patel, SVP of Marketing

Project Portfolio Management (PPM) software will bring several benefits to any organization, regardless of size, industry sector, or maturity.  PPM software will increase your visibility into the work your resources are executing, enable you to prioritize new work that is being requested, make your organization run more efficiently and ultimately increase the ROI of your  … Read more »

| Tim Szrejter, Director, Integration Solutions

In enterprises today, it is all too common for departments outside the IT organization to implement new systems, which we all have been convinced are amazing because of x, y, and z and absolutely critical for them to get their job done. Okay great. Well what happens when that system that IT didn’t even know  … Read more »

| Kevin Kern, CEO

Resources are an IT leaders’ biggest asset and it is undeniably the most challenging part of management. With such a large investment in people – training, evaluating, motivating, and managing – it is in every organization’s best interest to have a resource management plan that keeps resources working on the right projects at the right  … Read more »

| Lindsey Marymont, Marketing Manager

Agile project management is a hotly debated topic and has left some of us wondering “what’s so great about Agile?” and “what can it do for me?” Agile portfolios are trending right now, and it’s not a one-size-fits-all approach. As Agile popularity grows and demand for Agile teams increases, it is important to understand the  … Read more »

| Lindsey Marymont, Marketing Manager

LifeWay Christian Resources was established in 1891 as a way to supply theological content for churches that were in high demand of teaching materials for Southern Baptist Churches. Since then, LifeWay has developed over 186 storefronts and continued to provide teaching materials for students in a way that utilizes modern technology and encompasses an extended  … Read more »

| Tushar Patel, SVP of Marketing

The Gartner PPM Summit was busier than I imagined.  The industry is really taking off and organizations are seeing the value of PPM.  I wanted to share some highlights and my key takeaways from the conference.  Please share your comments and thoughts. #1 Your organization must become bi-modal Bi-modal is an organization’s ability to run  … Read more »

| Lindsey Marymont, Marketing Manager

  Do you think your service desk could use a boost? Are you realizing that while a service desk is essential in your organization, it is just a piece of a much larger puzzle? It is impossible to deny the importance of a service desk system in your organization, but it begs the question, how  … Read more »