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Top 3 Project Management Apps For Large Businesses

Earlier this year I wrote a blog post describing the top three project management apps for small businesses. In the interest of fairness, I figured I should round things out and post a similar list, this time focusing on apps that can handle the demands of a larger business. I actually thought it might be […]

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Jan 11, 2018 Filed under: Project Management 0

Top 3 Basecamp Alternatives

Basecamp (read our review) calls itself “everyone’s favorite project management app,” and I think this description is largely accurate. Affordable, reliable and easy-to-use, Basecamp is by far the most popular project management software to date, with more than 2.5 million accounts and a 97-percent customer satisfaction rate. In case you were wondering, Basecamp is also one […]

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Jan 5, 2018 Filed under: Project Management 2

Top 3 Project Management Apps For Small Businesses

Searching for the perfect project management application can feel a bit like being Goldilocks — taste-testing each app until, finally, you settle on the choice that is “just right.” Are extensive reporting and invoicing capabilities too hot? Are time tracking or communication tools too cold? It can be daunting to have to search for solutions, […]

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Jan 5, 2018 Filed under: Project Management 0

Top 5 Time Tracking Apps

I once heard that time is akin to a stalking predator. Oh, you can try to outrun it with doctors, medicines, new technologies, but in the end, time is going to hunt you down and make the kill. Okay, apologies for the obscure nod to Star Trek Generations, but Malcolm McDowell manages to ham up […]

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Dec 12, 2017 Filed under: Project Management 0
Best Black Friday Deals for Small Business Owners

2017 Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Holiday Deals for Small Business Owners

I’ve never understood why, on the day after we meditate on being thankful and content with what we have, we rush to the store and push through crowds of people to buy the next best thing. Until now, that is. When it comes to your small business, you should take advantage of every deal available […]

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Nov 17, 2017 Filed under: Accounting, Bookkeeping, Invoicing, eCommerce, Email Marketing, Inventory Management, Mobile Payments, News, Point of Sale, Project Management 2

Trello VS SquidHub

Since it launched in 2011, Trello (read our comprehensive review) has been the byword of cheap (free!), effective project and task management. It has won users over with its silly attitude, “board view,” integrations, and cute husky dog mascot. Sure there were other apps with more features, sure there were other apps with better communication tools, […]

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Nov 14, 2017 Filed under: Project Management 0

3 Ways To Increase Productivity At Work (Hint: You May Be Surprised)

Ah, work productivity. The subject of countless blogs, bestsellers, motivational speeches, and kitten-based posters. Everything that can be said about productivity has already been said, a million different ways, using an infinite number of cliches and axioms. There is nothing new under the sun, right? The sad thing is, you can’t even talk about work […]

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Jun 23, 2017 Filed under: Project Management 0

Top 10 Trello Integrations

Whenever I get asked “what project management application do you like the best” (believe it or not, I have been asked that question), I start to feel a little sheepish. I wish I had some kind of fantastic answer detailing a long list of amazing features; I wish I could name some outrageously complicated and expensive software that automates […]

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Jan 5, 2017 Filed under: Project Management 0

Top 5 Wrike Integrations

In 2017, Wrike (see our review), one of the best-reviewed project management applications on the market, turns 10 years old. It’s been a prosperous almost-decade for the company, which began in 2007 as a small outfit offering a real-time Gantt chart solution. In the years that followed, Wrike has grown into a project management powerhouse with over […]

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Jan 4, 2017 Filed under: Project Management 0

10 Reasons to Use Smartsheet

Smartsheet (read our review), a perennial project management choice, turned 10 this year. This program is one of our favorites here at Merchant Maverick and there are all kinds of reasons to want to use this spreadsheet-based software. In honor of the company’s anniversary, though, I am going to highlight the top 10 reasons you should […]

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Dec 16, 2016 Filed under: Project Management 0