Agile

Do accounting and scrum work together?

The financial sector is associated with big numbers, meticulous work and mistakes that could cost millions. It comes as no surprise that the procedures are very precise and require a lot of effort to ensure there are no slip ups. Therefore in this sector, IT solutions are irreplaceable in helping to manage large corporations, navigate …

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Use Cases

Eylean case study: Beyond time tracking

Time tracking is a common curse word in the office. Once mentioned it often creates panic and confusion not only between the employees but between the managers as well. However, despite its bad reputation, the concept has proven time and time again to bring great benefits beneath those of simply keeping time. This week we …

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Project Management

Team communication problems lie within the tools?

We have all been in a situation where poor team communication lead us to working more or doing things twice. In fact, most of the teams’ problems do rise from miscommunication amongst the team members. The importance of good communication follows us in our personal as well as our professional lives. Without good communication, we …

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Project Management

The perfect project management tool?

Project management tools today are plentiful -no matter the specifications and the requirements a team has, there is a lot to choose from. Hence, the problem in getting a perfect tool is not in the supply, but more so in choosing the right one and often not getting overwhelmed by the process itself. When it …

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Project Management

The 5 pitfalls of project management

Project management is a phrase that rarely goes without a reaction. The methodologists are usually happy to bring their theories to light, however, most of us do not feel the same. The reasons why people feel some sort of negativity towards the concept are various and often from their personal experience – bad project manager, …

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Agile

Why reports should be part of your daily routine

When talking about reports, the image that comes to most of our heads is hundreds and hundreds of pages filled with words, numbers and charts. In fact, most of us do not like to either prepare or to read reports unless they contain the exact information we are looking for. However, this image of reporting …

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Project Management

Why desktop tools beat web-based

With the growing availability and improving performance of the cloud services, some were quick to judge that desktop tools are as good as dead. Surely, the web-based apps are more easily accessible, do not require installation and work on every platform. They seem like a dream come true. However, most of us tend to forget …

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