control management

What Is Control Management and Why Is It Essential?

Tightly controlled management processes don’t happen by accident, and they’re never complete. As NASA heartbreakingly realized in 1986 with the explosion of Space Shuttle Challenger, all processes, major and minor, come together to create the whole. History shows a seemingly straightforward decision

What you need to know about OKRs–an overview of best practices

What you need to know about OKRs–an overview of best practices

OKRs (objectives and key results) are becoming the go-to goal-setting system for many modern companies. In this article, we’ll provide an overview of the components of OKRs and review best practices. Our objective is to introduce the methodology and help you understand how an OKR execution might

digital asset management

3 Steps to Manage the Full Lifecycle of Your Digital Assets

By Jon Ogden | Senior Manager of Content at Workfront

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Whether you work in marketing, information technology, product development, professional services, or a number of other departments, you likely have to manage digital assets.

The problem is that there are hundreds of ways to go about

2 reasons why OKR goal setting is better than any other approach

2 reasons why OKR goal setting is better than any other approach

There are many approaches to setting enterprise goals, but few have the power of OKRs (objectives and key results). OKRs are built upon two incredibly effective goal setting methods, SMART goals and MBO, but they are tailored to meet the needs of today’s fast-growing businesses and fast-paced work

mental toughness at work

6 Ways to Develop Mental Toughness at Work, According to Harvard

To risk stating the obvious, work today is stressful. The digital transformation is driving a culture of distraction and interpersonal disconnection. The pace of work is speeding up. And the ability to remain constantly connected to the office makes us feel like we’re never unplugged.

Can you

minimalism work management

Minimalism at Work: Finding Your Best Next Action

By Jon Ogden, Senior Manager of Content Marketing at Workfront

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Warren Buffett is fond of saying, "You only have to do a very few things right in your life, so long as you don't do too many things wrong."

There’s a reason Buffett’s fond of saying it. This philosophy has led him to a life

How to write great OKRs—IT companies

How to write great OKRs—IT companies

In this article, we will provide examples of OKRs for an IT company implementation and detail certain best practices for you.

OKRs were developed by Intel, an IT company, and made famous by their implementation at Google. Google used a combination of aspirational and committed OKRs. Aspirational