The importance of time management to project success

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 03-Apr-2017 08:00:00

There are many different factors that contribute to the success of a project. Some of which you can control and some which you can’t.

Read More

Topics: collaboration tools, project management, project extranets, online collaboration

What to include in your project communication plan

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 27-Mar-2017 08:00:00

Good communication without doubt is one of the most important project manager skills that you can have. With one survey suggesting that productivity improves by 20-25% with connected employees the statistics certainly back this up!

Read More

Topics: workplace innovation, project management, project extranets

3 innovative employee engagement ideas – featuring Facebook and Google

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 20-Mar-2017 08:00:00

Working with unengaged people in an organisation isn’t fun. When you’ve got tight deadlines to meet and difficult stakeholders to manage the last thing you need is for team members to not be actively
participating.

Read More

Topics: workplace innovation, improving productivity, project extranets, remote working

Check out what's new in Kahootz!

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 11-Mar-2017 22:00:00

We’re pleased to announce and introduce the V8.2 release from Kahootz.

There are a significant number of new features, updates to existing functions and interface improvements that will make it even easier for you to collaborate effectively. 

 

Read the full Kahootz V8.2 release notes.

 

Read More

Topics: software updates, hints and tips

3 essential project manager skills that you need to have

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 06-Mar-2017 08:00:00

Peacemaker. Innovator. Motivator. Does this sound like you?

Read More

Topics: improving productivity, stakeholder engagement, project management, project extranets

Brief history of project management timeline

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 27-Feb-2017 08:00:00

The history and development of project management is an interesting story.  With over 16.5 million project managers in the world today it is also one of the most in-demand job roles available.

Read More

Topics: project management

Conquer your project tasks list with help from Kahootz

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 20-Feb-2017 08:00:00

When starting a new project, you will no doubt have a long list of tasks to complete.

If you're managing the project, you will also need to assign tasks to your team members and monitor how they're progressing. If you're managing multiple projects, this can become even trickier!

In this blog, we will explain how you can manage your project tasks list more effectively in Kahootz.

Read More

Topics: improving productivity, project management, hints and tips

How Kahootz solves these 3 challenges of working in a team

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 13-Feb-2017 08:00:00

Anyone who has ever worked on a project will know the importance of teamwork to its successful completion. The good news is, employers are also beginning see the benefits, with 75% of them rating teamwork and collaboration as “very important".

Read More

Topics: stakeholder engagement, project management, online collaboration

The top reasons for project failure and how to avoid it

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 06-Feb-2017 08:30:00

For a project manager, the pressure of ensuring that a project is completed on time has never been higher. With only 40% of projects meeting schedule, budget and quality goals this is also becoming much harder to achieve.

Read More

Topics: stakeholder engagement, project management, online collaboration

A quick guide to dealing with difficult stakeholders

Posted by Niall Sullivan on 30-Jan-2017 08:00:00

In every project, there will be times when managing certain stakeholders will be a challenge. Whether they are failing to engage fully with your project, or are not open to collaboration, it is essential that you keep your stakeholders onside in order for your project to run smoothly.

Read More

Topics: stakeholder engagement, project management, online collaboration