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How to Create a Content Calendar

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Jan 14 2014 - 11:18am - 2 comments

Content calendarIf creating great content to drive inbound traffic is part of your marketing strategy, having an efficient way to manage your content calendar is a must. You need a way to plan the content in alignment with business goals, coordinate and communicate with your team as well as external content providers, and have easy visibility into the big picture.

Tips from Support: How to Use a Lag Day in Your Project Plan

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Jan 14 2014 - 11:16am - 2 comments

Proper planning and task timelines are key ingredients for any successful project plan, and lag days are helpful in customizing your plans when dependencies are enabled.  When you’re using predecessors and dependencies, lag days are another key piece of the Smartsheet project management tool set to know a little something about.   ... Read more

3 Steps to a More Effective Work Plan

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Jan 8 2014 - 3:50pm - Add new comment

TargetWhen planning a project, it's easy for all the details to slow you down and complicate the process. Simplifying the planning phase of a project can be a real life saver when it comes to keeping your eye on the prize - and get you there quickly and accurately. ... Read more

7 Ways to Use Smartsheet to Be More Efficient in 2014

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Jan 7 2014 - 2:05pm - Add new comment

It’s here! A new year and fresh opportunity to set goals for yourself and your team.  In a recent survey, we asked some of our customers to share their top goals for 2014.  What we found echoed my goals for myself this year: to become more efficient (TVID: 1AF-5D9-9E6).

Tips from Support: When to Use Milestones in Your Project Plan

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Jan 7 2014 - 10:11am - 9 comments

Life is full of milestones – and so are projects.  When planning a project, aside from laying out the tasks that take you from beginning to end, you’re inevitably going to want to mark key dates along the way.  One easy way to do this is through the use of a diamond shaped symbol in your Gantt chart, the milestone.

Resource Management Is Here!

  
Jenny Gruening's blog - Dec 19 2013 - 10:15pm - 3 comments

Today we’re thrilled to announce Resource Management is now part of the project management toolset in Smartsheet. Resource Management is one of our most popular enhancement requests and we’re excited to fill this need. ... Read more

Top 10 Support Tips from 2013

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Dec 19 2013 - 11:34am - Add new comment

Light BulbIt’s hard to believe 2014 is almost here! A fresh year brings with it new opportunities to stay organized and boost productivity. To help you get ready to tackle the new year, we're counting down our most popular tips from 2013. Everything from snazzy formatting tricks to step-by-step instructions for building out complex formulas, these 10 valuable tips deserve another look.

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SI Partner Profile: Skillsfinder

  

Due to its flexibility and scalability, Smartsheet is often a go-to solution for Systems Integrators (SI) helping their clients streamline and standardize business processes. Smartsheet will be sharing stories from our SI partners, currently in 16 countries around the world. ... Read more

The Unofficial Smartsheet Guide to Being a Project Manager

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Dec 16 2013 - 12:54pm - 1 comment

17 Tips for Project ManagersIt’s the list-making time of year, the time when people are thinking about fresh starts, big plans and even bigger wins. So here, just in time for your New Years resolution list, is the unofficial Smartsheet guide to upping your project management game in 2014.

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Jolly Ol’ Efficiency: How a Famous CEO Manages the Holiday

  
Jodi Sorensen's blog - Dec 13 2013 - 5:33pm - 4 comments

Santa's iPadThis week, I had the opportunity to talk with one of the most efficient managers I’ve ever met. I was interested in learning how he and his team keep everything organized and on track as they head into the busiest time of the year. In his world, nothing - NOTHING - can fall through the cracks. Delays in product delivery simply can’t happen.