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Tips from Support: Uploading a File vs. Linking to One

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Oct 15 2013 - 9:44am - 6 comments

One of the most popular features in Smartsheet is the ability to attach, access and share files in the context of your work.  Gone are the days of leaving the office, walking in your front door, and suddenly realizing the file you need to work on is saved on your desktop – at work.   ... Read more

8 Project Management Blunders That Can Cost You Your Neck

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Oct 14 2013 - 3:02pm - Add new comment

project management links It's that point in the meeting that all project managers dread. The moment when all eyes turn to you, and the Big Kahuna (aka the CEO, the Chairman of the Board, the VP of Marketing) basically says, "This cluster is falling on your head."

Maybe it's not a literal beheading that you receive, but it's definitely nothing good for your career. ... Read more

Tips from Support: How to Create Your Own Template

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Oct 8 2013 - 10:34am - 2 comments

How many times have you been advised against reinventing the wheel?  When you find something that works, this age old wisdom always rings true – it’s most efficient to stick with a proven method. ... Read more

Customer Profile: Colliers International

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Oct 7 2013 - 4:12pm - Add new comment

To celebrate the launch of the new and improved Smartsheet web forms last spring, we asked you to tell us how you’re using web forms in exchange for some cupcakes and a little mad money.  So many stories came in -- and what we heard is that web forms are pretty life changing.   ... Read more

Tips from Support: Creating a Work-Back Schedule

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Sep 24 2013 - 8:52am - Add new comment

While it may feel easier to start planning a project with a kick off date, many of us need to work backwards from an end date or goal.  Otherwise, how can you ensure everything gets done before that big presentation, event or rollout? ... Read more

Tips from Support: How (and Why) to Build a Contact List via User Management

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Sep 18 2013 - 9:28am - Add new comment

Sharing is one of those skills that you learn before you even hit Kindergarten… and it never loses importance.  Whether you’re splitting your turkey sandwich or adding a new collaborator to your project plan sheet, sharing follows you wherever you go – especially in Smartsheet.

New: Android App is Here!

  
Jenny Gruening's blog - Sep 16 2013 - 11:39am - 3 comments

Today marks an exciting milestone – the Smartsheet Android app is now available! With Smartsheet on your mobile device(s), it's never been easier to update your work, access real-time project details, and share information with others.

Tips and Tricks: Relative and Absolute References

  
Grace Voelker's blog - Sep 10 2013 - 8:28am - Add new comment

Formulas are a handy addition to your sheets that help automate any number of actions. So when you find a good one – like a formula to automate RYG balls or calculate projected deal revenue – you’ll probably want to use it in more place than one.

Smartsheet's News You Can Use for September 6, 2013

  
Keri Imrisek's blog - Sep 6 2013 - 8:22am - Add new comment

project management linksIt’s the first Friday of September, and as the weather changes and kids head back to school, take some time to unwind with our weekly links blog post. I’ve curated a wide variety of articles this week, ranging from a list of marketing tactics to always avoid, to an article examining why many people will never discover their purpose or calling in life.

Tips from Support: How to Use Zapier in Smartsheet

  
Kelly Anthony's blog - Sep 4 2013 - 11:10am - 4 comments

We’re always looking for ways to make your life a little bit easier -- which is one of the reasons we’re so excited about our latest partnership with Zapier.