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Leap 2019 Second Half Highlights
More than 2,000 work management leaders attended the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference this week in Dallas, TX. The conference celebrates leaders who are transforming their teams, their companies, and even whole industries. Leap 2019 features nearly 200 sessions led by more than 150 presenters, along
Leap 2019 First Half Highlights
More than 2,000 work management leaders are attending the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference this week in Dallas, TX. The conference celebrates leaders who are transforming their teams, their companies, and even whole industries. Leap 2019 features nearly 200 sessions led by more than 150 presenters
Strategic OKR examples to help you drive growth
In this article, we’ll provide strategic OKR examples that when implemented can serve as a launching pad for growth in 2019. Obviously, every company is different, and we won’t pretend to know your specific needs and priorities. But these examples will provide inspiration for the type of goals you
Leaders in Modern Work: How the Workfront Lion Award Finalists Became Finalists
The rules of work management are changing. And Workfront customers are often the ones writing them.
That’s exactly why we created the Lion Awards — to showcase the groundbreaking work that Workfront customers are doing to transform work management within their organization. Winners will be
Advice from a Work Management Expert: Mary Ann Erickson, Workflow Systems Engineer at Allianz Partners
Join us at Leap 2019 in Dallas, Texas to hear Mary Ann Erickson present about best practices for implementing work management. Daniel Pink, author of Drive, and Keith Ferrazzi, author of Never Eat Alone will keynote.
Mary Ann Erickson is the Workflow Systems Engineer for Allianz Partners
Warning: OKR goals are not tasks!
Companies often confuse OKRs with tasks. Those conversations inspired us to write this post because OKR goals (or generally any organizational goals) are completely different than tasks. In fact, managing and tracking goals at an enterprise level has nothing to do with tracking tasks. Understanding
9 Ways You Can Use Workflow Automation to Combat Human Error
“To err is human,” wrote 18th-century English poet Alexander Pope.
Nowhere is this truth more apparent than in the modern enterprise. Despite our capacity for altruism and creativity, we humans also tend to mess things up on a fairly regular basis.
We commit minor foibles like getting
Integrating Empathy at Work: An Interview With Brian Carroll, Founder of Markempa
This post is part of our ongoing interview series with masters of modern work.
Brian Carroll, founder of Markempa, has been interested in empathy since the start of his career.
He was a sales development rep doing cold calls to sales managers, and he was struggling to get appointments
OKR examples—company objectives and key results
OKR examples for various departments.
Invariably, when working with new clients, the first questions asked are:
“What should be included in my initial objectives?”
“How do I ensure we set good objectives?”
“Can you provide examples of OKRs?”
An OKR best practice is to
What Is a Digital Content Hub and Why Is it Important?
Managing digital content across all the phases of work, whether in progress or finalized, has traditionally been an intimidating challenge often avoided altogether. But there’s no dodging the reality: Asset management is critical, and it literally pays for a business to responsibly manage its
9 initial mistakes to avoid when starting to do OKR goals
OKRs (objectives and key results) are an extremely effective goal setting practice. While they are simple and especially easy to use once your organization develops a rhythm with them, as with any other new practice, organizations can make mistakes when first introducing OKRs.
An Undervalued Work Management Strategy: Listening
Up and down Utah’s Wasatch Front, where Workfront is headquartered, a series of billboards featuring oversize images of human ears have assaulted the eyes of those who travel I-15 for years.
“We Hear You” is the slogan of local car dealer Ken Garff, and they have extended the visual metaphor