Ways of working and tools

There are many tools available that you can use to help you work more effectively and efficiently.

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    Creating a home office

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    Home working can be rewarding but there are a number of issues to think about including your physical safety and your emotional wellbeing. Here are some simple tips to make working from home more organised, safe and enjoyable.

  • Best practices for Gantt charts

    Best practices to employ when creating your Gantt chart

    Follow these eight best practice tips from Team Gantt to ensure your project plan is easy to understand for everyone involved.

  • Good decision making

    The art of good decision making

    Decision making can often be daunting with many of us avoiding the decision often because we fear change. Brendon from Brendon.com talks through three perspectives we can use to greatly improve our decision making abilities and the chance of making the right decision.

  • How to make a decision

    How to make a decision

    Life constantly forces us to make very big and often very painful decisions which many of us struggle to make. In this animated video the School of Life looks at the skills needed for decision making.

  • How to create project brief

    How to create a project brief

    A good project plan should always start with a project brief. Team Gantt shares tips on how to create a great brief to ensure your project plan is effective and realistic for everyone.

  • How to present a project plan

    How to present a project plan

    Team Gantt shares some simple things that you can do to make the process of presenting your plan to a client smooth and stress-free for everyone.

  • Making hard choices

    Ways of making hard decisions

    Many of us struggle with hard choices, primarily because with hard choices, there is no best option. Philosopher Ruth Chang offers a new way of thinking about hard choices.

  • What you need to know for a project plan

    What you need to know before creating a project plan

    To help you prepare, Team Gantt shares six questions to ask before starting your project plan.

  • How to plan a project

    Learn how to create a solid project plan

    Creating a solid project plan is essential to keeping your project on track and in budget. This video covers five simple steps for creating an effective project plan.

  • Good project management

    How to be a good project manager

    Team Gantt shares ten tips on how to be a better project manager.

  • Setting project expectations

    Setting and managing project expectations

    Good project managers should set expectations from day-one. Team Gantt covers how you can set client expectations with regards to scope, timeline, process and communication.

  • Project management terms and meanings

    Top ten project management terms and what they mean

    Team Gantt explores the top ten terms used in project management and defines what they actually mean.

  • Adapting to change in the workplace

    Adapting to change in the workplace

    Disruption in the workplace has become more common as the world gets more populated and global. Change and uncertainty dominate today’s workplace, and we can get stressed and overwhelmed with all the change in business and in life.

  • Budgeting tips for business

    Budgeting tips to help you in business

    CFO On-Call shares quick tips on how to use your business budget effectively while setting plans and strategies for business growth.

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