Empower Your Remote Workforce with Vantagepoint

Posted by Megan Miller on April 16, 2020

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As the traditional office shifts to a more remote, mobile and virtual environment, companies are becoming more agile at providing the right tools and resources to meet the rapidly changing demands. With the right tools, your teams can improve productivity and increase collaboration regardless of physical location. Whether you are new to Vantagepoint or have been part of the Deltek family for a long time, here are a few tips and reminders to help empower your remote workforce with Vantagepoint.

MOVE YOUR BUSINESS TO THE CLOUD

As businesses have more remote workers than ever, teams need to have all the tools and systems available to deliver projects from anywhere. If teams can’t get connected or project details aren’t accessible, projects get delayed, deadlines are missed or invoices go unpaid and companies can’t afford those disruptions. By moving to the Deltek Cloud, your company can enable mission-critical business processes from any location. With increased security, flexibility, scalability and support, your business can focus on what you do best - deliver exceptional projects. If you aren’t running your business in the cloud, now is the time to make the move.Learn why now is the time to take Vantagepoint to the Deltek Cloud.

COLLABORATION IS KEY

With project teams dispersed, it is critical that teams can continue to collaborate on projects regardless of their physical location. Knowing which projects to work on, what tasks need completed, when projects are due and other project intricacies, teams need to be able to work together seamlessly and feel confident that they are working from the same version of the truth. Collaboration is more vital than ever and Vantagepoint keeps your remote teams connected. Vantagepoint empowers project managers and resource managers to proactively manage employee assignments, create accurate project plans and notify employees of upcoming or changed project assignments. As project requirements change and evolve, you can ensure optimal utilization to keep projects on track.

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PROJECT AGILITY AND FLEXIBILITY

As project requirements and client demands change, you need to feel confident that you know what teams are working on so you can easily adjust or pivot. Keep remote workers focused on the right projects so you can keep projects on track regardless of where team members are located. Vantagepoint delivers a single project command center so you can not only plan for successful projects, but have the tools to adjust mid-project to keep projects moving forward and keep teams informed. Project managers should also be monitoring project profitability and expenses to keep schedules and budgets on track to make sure teams are getting paid for the work they deliver.

Now is the time to take advantage of workflows and notifications so project managers can easily share assignments, deadlines and budgeted hours from any location without having to wait to coordinate schedules for project meetings. Vantagepoint gives you the ability to be more agile and responsive to your changing client demands.

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MAINTAIN CASH FLOW WITH PAPERLESS ENVIRONMENT

Maintaining cash flow is always a priority, but can be a challenge with a remote workforce. Now is the time to take a look at your financial processes and make changes to move from a paper-based process to a paperless environment. Don’t let stacks of papers hold up your billing processes or prevent you from getting paid. Now is the time to take advantage of mobile timesheets and expense reports so employees can easily track time and expenses and quickly upload electronic receipts from anywhere so you don’t have to wait for paper copies to reimburse staff. Then, approvers can review and approve timesheets, expense reports and supporting documents remotely to keep the process moving.

With Vantagepoint, approvals go beyond just time and expense. Project managers can complete draft invoice approvals digitally, taking away the need for stacks of papers, time-consuming physical mark-ups or other delays. And, for the finance teams, take advantage of credit card reconciliation to easily download statements and assign to individual expense reports to expedite reimbursements, eliminating the lag of paper statements. Companies can also take advantage of automatic bank reconciliation to eliminate waiting for, reviewing and reconciling off paper statements. Vantagepoint allows you to reimagine your financial processes and eliminate the paper-laden processes to replace them with paperless, expedited workflows to help remote workers and streamline your cash flow.

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MORE WAYS DELTEK CAN HELP

Deltek is committed to supporting your business and that goes beyond Vantagepoint. Partner with Deltek to find more projects, engage your employees, improve your solutions and more.


Monitor Government Funding and Spending

As markets and client priorities change, keep your finger on the pulse of what’s happening with new contracts, where the money is going and what potential projects are a good fit for your company with Deltek GovWin IQ. Whether it’s federal, state or local spending, let Deltek help you monitor potential projects and better position your company to win. And, with a seamless integration to Vantagepoint CRM, you can go from finding new projects to managing the pursuit with a click of a button.


Your People Need You

Keeping remote employees engaged can be a challenge, but Deltek Talent Management helps keep teams not only engaged, but helps them thrive. Now is the time to leverage continuous feedback and more frequent project-focused check-ins to stay in close contact with your employees. You can also provide opportunities for focused learning to cross train employees and invest in their future while preparing them for the next big project.


On-Demand Learning

More than just software, Deltek is a partner that is committed to help your business thrive. That’s why we provide career development plans through Deltek Talent Management and deliver continuous learning opportunities through the Deltek Learning Zone that is accessible 24/7 and allows individual learning experiences to meet the needs of your teams. With visual infographics, click guides and self-paced learning options, we provide your teams flexibility to choose the option that suits them best.

Limited Time Offer: Get certified on Deltek Vantagepoint at no cost through June 30, 2020. Product certification study materials and exam are available at no cost to Deltek customers for a limited time.

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Virtual Services & Support

Deltek is committed to ensuring your business can rely on us and that you receive the highest quality service, without disruption. Our globally distributed workforce is already accustomed to leveraging collaborative technologies to work remotely. The Customer Support Center is accessible any hour of any day, every day of the week, giving you access to a number of online resources when you need them most.

Deltek’s Global Consultants are prepared to work with you and your team to build a scalable project plan and training schedule, which can be executed virtually. Leverage our consulting teams’ extensive product and industry knowledge to design the right solution for your needs, all in a remote setting. For more information, contact Deltek Global Consulting.

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LET DELTEK HELP

As you evaluate your remote workforce readiness, we’re here to help. Whether you need to improve your current processes, are looking for additional functionality to support your business or want to learn more about the Deltek Cloud, contact your Customer Success Manager, Account Manager or Deltek Partner to help better support your remote workers.

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