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managing complex projects

Managing Complex Projects: Strategies For Architecture Practices

How well equipped is your architecture firm for managing complex projects? Former architect and Management in Action founder Jennekin Dicks advises how practices can harness the value of data and people.

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software implementation plan

A&E Software Implementation: 3 Essential Tips From A Seasoned Pro

Bernie Hall, a former IT Project Manager in the AEC sector, shares her 3 tips for a successful software implementation plan.

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[Video] Hear From The Experts: What Impact Will Digital And Emerging Tech Have On Business Models In The Professional Services Industry?

Attendees at the Digital Leaders Forum discussed our recent research findings and share how they believe digital and emerging tech is impacting business models in the professional services industry.

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management consulting blogs

The Top IT And Management Consulting Blogs In 2018

As we prepare to welcome the New Year, we've compiled a list of the most read IT and Management Consulting blogs on our site in 2018.

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Architecture Blogs

The Top Construction, Engineering and Architecture Blogs In 2018

As we prepare to welcome the New Year, we've compiled a list of the most read Construction, Engineering, and Architecture blogs for 2018.

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Digital Transformation for architecture and engineering firms

Clients Don't Want Architects, Engineers Or Consultants. They Want The Outcomes You Bring.

Digital transformation is a top challenge for the AEC sector. With the help of industry partners, our recent London event set out to help leaders gain perspective, provoke a new way of thinking, and spark planning and action. Read the key takeaways from the day.

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advantages of PSA software

7 Key Benefits of PSA Software

Read more about the 7 key benefits of PSA software and how it can make a tangible difference to your firms bottom line and operational efficiency

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Keeping tabs on your business with PSA software

Keeping Tabs On Your Business With PSA Software

Find out more as we look into the advantages of PSA software and how it can help you keep your business on track

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What is PSA software and how does it work

What Is PSA Software And How Does It Work?

Find out what PSA software is and how Professional Services Automation software can make it easier to tackle issues and ensure your business is running smoothly

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Marketing Services Trends

New Paths To Success: A Look At Marketing Services Industry Trends In 2017

The marketing services industry experienced a hugely tumultuous year in 2016. In 2017 the differentiator will be how well agencies develop new techniques and ways of working to cope. Read more about what’s in store for the marketing services industry in 2017

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Legal sector trends

Partnering For Success: A View Of Legal Sector Trends In 2017

Despite being viewed as a traditionally conservative industry, the legal sector is not immune to trends or client demands. Read about challenges and expectations for the legal sector in 2017

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IT consulting trends

The Changing Face Of IT Consulting In 2017

IT consulting is no longer solely about infrastructure and technical support, instead there is a real focus on what is going to achieve business growth. Find out what else 2017 holds for IT consultancies

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trends in management consulting

Key Challenges For Management Consultancies in 2017

Management consulting is defined by its client’s needs – as they change, so must the industry. Find out what’s in store for management consultancies in the year ahead.

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future of architecture

Driving Success In The Architecture & Engineering Industry In 2017

Find out how the industry is bouncing back from its year of uncertainty and read more about the latest trends in the architecture and consulting engineering market

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understand your consultancy firm

Discover How To Really Understand Your Business

This video blog from Deltek discusses why it is important for consultancy firms to have key operating metrics in place, why it’s important to measure resource utilisation rates, how historical data can support future projects and more.

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how consulting firms can maintain consistent profit levels

How To Grow Your Business And Keep Your Profit Levels High

Learn how you can maintain consistent profit levels in your business without restricting opportunities for growth.

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how to achieve financial success

4 Tips That Will Help You Achieve Financial Success

Understanding your business' financial past can help you to create a more profitable future. Here are four things you should consider to enable success at your firm.

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the changing role of the CFO

The Changing Role Of The CFO: What You Need To Know

The role of the CFO is changing in many business. Use the best practice tips shared in this infographic to make sure you stay on top of the change.

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Pitfalls AEC businesses need to avoid

4 Ways AEC Businesses Are Putting Themselves at Risk

As a business operating in the construction industry, you will have noticed that the landscape is becoming more competitive, and in some ways harder to navigate. In this blog we discuss the pitfalls you need to avoid

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How to select ERP

Top 5 Tips You Should Know On How To Select ERP Software

In this blog we give you the top 5 tips for you to consider when selecting ERP software for your project-based business.

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advantages of cloud erp

6 Cloud ERP Advantages You Need To Know

In this blog we discuss 6 key advantages cloud ERP software has over traditional on premise ERP.

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professional services automation software for consulting firms

Secure Growth By Following In The Footsteps Of The Top Consultancy Firms

Professional Services Automation software can give you the visibility and control you need over your number one revenue generator - your projects.

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implementing ERP

9 Ways To Ensure ERP Implementation Success

Based on more than 20 years of experience implementing ERP solutions in the professional services industry, we’ve gathered nine must-read tips that will ensure your success when adopting a new ERP solution.

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tips to become a digital transformer

How To Become A 'Digital Transformer' In Your Business

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How To Make Time Recording Easier With Project ERP

How To Make Time Recording Easier With Project ERP

Timesheets. A thorn in the side of every professional services firm and worker alike. From the company's point of view they are fundamental when it comes to reclaiming that all important revenue

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Using A Project ERP System To Plan A Project

Using A Project ERP System To Plan A Project

If you're celebrating winning that plum project you've been working so hard on in recent weeks, then, congratulations! Exciting times are ahead.

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Project ERP vs Generic ERP - just what is the difference?

Project ERP vs Generic ERP - Just What Is The Difference?

You've heard of ERP. You may even know a bit about the benefits the right system can bring in terms of efficiency and profitability. But do you know the differences between a generic and a project-based ERP platform?

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Why PS firms should align talent management with business objectives

Why PS Firms Should Align Talent Management With Business Objectives

With high-flying talent so valuable - and so scarce - you'll therefore want to do everything you can to hold onto your best people and get the best out of your team. But is your talent management programme effective enough? Is it taking into account the 'bigger picture'?

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Mastering Project KPIs With Business Intelligence Software

Mastering Project KPIs With Business Intelligence Software

Business intelligence - or BI - is a term used for a number of approaches that are designed to gather, store, analyse and provide access to meaningful and insightful data. This data, in turn, is used to make better fact-based business decisions.

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The Five Components Of ERP Software And Their Individual Powers

Have you ever wondered what lies beneath the interface of an ERP platform to make it the robust, centralised business tool that it is? If so, then you may be interested to know that there are five main components that make up a typical ERP system

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What Is ERP?

What Is ERP And Why Do Businesses Use It?

ERP is an acronym that is often banded about in business - especially when it comes to project management. But what is it and how are businesses using it to their advantage?

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3 KPIs Every Project Manager Needs To Measure

KPIs For Project Managers: Here's What You Need To Measure

Discover the three metrics that every Project Manager or COO needs to know – we’ll tell you what they are and how to measure them.

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4 KPIs Every CFO Needs To Measure

CFO KPIs - The 4 Metrics You Need To Measure

4 metrics that every CFO or Finance Director needs to know – we’ll tell you what they are and how to measure them.

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How To Manage People, Projects, And Profitability

In the business world everyone answers to someone and will at times face difficult questions. Even when things are going smoothly in your business often drilldown questions can be difficult

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Feeling like you’re caught with your pants down when you’re asked tough questions by the board?

Are KPIs Driving You To Despair?

Learn how to answer the tough questions that CEOs of Pofessional Services firms face

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How Professional Services Organisations Can Improve Cash Flow and Profit Margins

Stop Worrying About Cash Flow And Profit Margins

This is how CFOs should answer the tough questions they face from their CEO

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Feeling like you’re caught with your pants down when facing tough questions from management?

Do You Know How To Build the Perfect Project Management Dashboard?

Tracking all of the variables in a typical project can seem like a daunting task. As with any undertaking of this magnitude, it’s best to start by determining exactly what it is you need to track.

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Feeling like you’re caught with your pants down when you’re asked tough questions by management?

Stop Stressing Out About Project Management

How do you respond when your CEO asks tough questions about your teams processes and performance?

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How to Manage Your People from Hire to Retire

How Are You Managing Your People From Hire To Retire?

Learn how a talent management system can help you to manage the entire employee lifecycle

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Feeling like you’re caught with your pants down when you’re asked tough questions by management?

Are You Managing Your Resources Effectively?

On the surface things seem to be going well - Executive management thinks you’re doing a great job as a resource planner. You’re feeling pretty good at the quarterly operations review until you get the following questions from management...

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