Resources Index


10 Email Hacks that Will Save Your Sanity

The 10 Essential Qualities of a Transformational Leader

10 Excel Functions Every Marketer Should Know

10 factors to modern performance management

10 Martech Solutions That Make the Biggest Impact

10 Reasons You Need an Operational System of Record

10 Tips For Designing PowerPoint Presentations

10 Ways Project Management Can Improve with Communication

16 Powerful Insights From Alex Shootman’s Interview w/ Gordon Whitehead

2017 Trends: 7 Biggest Changes Coming to the Workplace

2020 HR predictions: preparing HR leaders for the year ahead

2020 Lion Awards to recognize leaders in work management transformation

2020 Lion Award Finalists: Europe

2020 Lion Award finalists: North America’s enterprise work management pioneers

3 Future of Work Insights from the 2019 Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo

3 Steps for Solving the “Everyone’s Busy, But No One’s Productive” Problem

3 Steps for IT Leaders at the Helm of No-Longer-Optional Transformation

3 Steps to Comprehensive, Real-Time Status Updates on Your Team

3 Things to Focus on to Become the Employee of the Future

3 Tips for Helping Your Marketing Team Work Smarter (Not Harder)

3 Universal Principles of Project Management

3 Ways a Work Management Solution can Break Down Silos on Your Team

3 Ways Marketing Drives Real Business Value

3 Ways Marketing Managers Can Rock their Annual Review

3 Ways to Get Work Automation to Work for You (Not Against You)

3 ways we obsess over customers in uncertain times

3 Work Management Shortcuts and What They Cost You

3 Workplace Revolutions and Future Innovations

30 Tips to Take the Pain Out of Reporting

4 Crucial Steps to Help You Make Deadline on Any Project

4 Crucial Strategies for CIOs During a Digital Transformation

4 Keys to the Future of Work

4 KPIs Every Creative Team Should Be Tracking

4 Things Executive Information Systems Must Have

4 Tips for Being More Efficient with Project Management in Outlook

4 Tips for Shorter Review Approval Cycles and On-time Delivery

4 Transparency Tips That Will Transform Team Motivation

The 4 Types of Projects in Project Management

4 Ways Big Data is Disrupting the PMO

4 Ways Managers Can Restore Team Members’ Motivation

4 Ways to Be a Visionary Leader in the Digital Age

5 CEOs Reveal Their Best Remote Working Practices

5 Common Pitfalls That Compromise Project Management Success

5 Marketing Solutions for In-House Creative Teams

5 Pre-Kickoff Steps to Start Your Project Right

5 Productivity Prophecies From 3 Futurists

5 Project Management Skills Every Marketing Manager Should Have

5 reasons your project management process isn't working

5 Secret Killers of Your IT PMO

5 Thought Leaders Weigh In: "What Change Would You LIKE to See in the Future Workplace?"

5 Time Management Best Practices for Creative Teams

5 Tips for Effective Meetings

5 Trends in Artificial Intelligence that Are Changing the Way We Work

5 Ways to Improve Corporate Culture Using Modern Work Management Tools

5 Ways to Put Your People First in a Digital Transformation

5 Ways to Ruin Any Change Management Initiative — and a Surefire Antidote

5 Ways to Strengthen Workplace Culture When Times Are Tough

5 Ways to Take Agile Work Management to the Next Level

6 Areas of Focus for Digital Transformation Success

6 Benefits of Branded Forums and Online Communities

6 Productivity Tips That Will Also Reduce Overtime

6 Steps to Align your Business: Lessons From a 1,000-Mile Bike Tour

6 Ways NOT to Screw Up the Rollout of that New Software You Just Bought

7 Professional Development Ideas: How Managers Can Make it a Priority for their Team

7 Review & Approval Process Hacks to Help Restore Your Sanity

7 Tried-and-True Solutions for Common Work Management Adoption Challenges

8 Reasons Why Your Marketing Campaign Failed

9 Best Practices for Effective Project Management

9 Change Management Principles in Action: Insight from the Front Lines

9 Insights From Adobe Digital Summit About How We Work

9 Ways You Can Use Workflow Automation to Combat Human Error

How Accenture Streamlined Life Sciences Marketing

Accountability vs Responsibility in Project Management

3 Keys to Surviving in the Age of Digital Transformation

Adobe Completes Workfront Acquisition, Brings Leading Work Management Platform to Adobe Experience Cloud

The Adobe Max afterglow—thoughts from an ECD

Adobe + Workfront: Under Armour's Winning Formula

Advice from a Work Management Expert: Mary Ann Erickson, Workflow Systems Engineer at Allianz Partners

Agility Is the New Velocity: 3 Insights From the 2020 Gartner It Symposium

How to Align to Shifting IT Goals with Work Management

Aligning Work with Strategy is No Longer Optional

Announcing the Done Right Live Tour

Are you ready for the collaborative work revolution?

Ariat gives work chaos the boot: 7 enterprise work management tips

Baby Boomers vs. Millennials

Back to Work—Not Back-to-Back Work | Workfront

Carry on or Change Course? How to Decide Your Best Next Action

Top 5 Sessions from Virtual Leap 2020

Better than Bonuses: 4 Motivators that Matter More than Money

Build Resilience & Learn From Adversity

Building Organizational Resilience Through Purpose, Potential, and Play

Can Incentive-Based Compensation Plans Work for Marketing Agencies?

Change Management After a Merger: 6 Key Takeaways

Changing Your Culture and Technology to Break Down Silos: The Stanley Black & Decker Story

Chargeback Billing 101: A Model for In-House Creative Teams

Collaboration Tips: 40 to Get Your Team Communicating Like Pros

Enhance Compliance Efficiency During COVID-19

How the most successful companies conquer the complexity of modern work

Consultant’s Angle: The Three P’s of Project Management

How to Create a Contagious Workplace Culture

Why Corporate Planning Must Change

Creative Directors vs. Creative Leaders

FCB's Creative Dynamism Soars Despite COVID-19

Creative Teams: Nix Obstacles & Unleash Creativity

Creativity vs. digital influx: being an artist in this new work landscape

5 Ways to Keep Cross-Functional Teams Functioning

Data Discrimination: The Dark Side of Big Data

Demonstrate vs. Mandate: Finding the Best Way to Lead Organizational Change

Differences between Program Management and Project Management

Digital resilience: 3 essential attributes marketing teams need to succeed

3 Takes on Changing a Business Across the Org Chart

The Digital Work Crisis and What to Do About It

Digital (Work) Transformation: What It Takes to Lead

Do For One What You Wish You Could Do For All

30 Tips to Document Your Content Marketing Workflow

How 4 Teams Improved Efficiency with Better Collaboration

Eliminate the Seams Between Optech and Martech

Embrace the Suck: How to Make Mundane Tasks More Meaningful

How Empathy Makes Leaders of Modern Work More Influential

Is Employee Experience the New Customer Experience?

Empower Creative Teams to Deliver Impact Remotely

Engaging 5 Generations in the Future Workplace

Eudaimonia Machine—is this the blueprint for the virtual workplace?

Execute Flawless Campaigns Under Pressure

3 Components of a Winning Plan to Get Extraordinary Results

Forrester: How Enterprises Hit 285% ROI with Workfront

Forrester TEI Study: How Workfront can deliver a $13.8 million productivity boost for IT PMOs

The Future of Marketing Depends on Better Planning

The Future of Work and How Your Digital Transformation Can Succeed

Future proofing your business starts with culture

Future of Work Hero: Adrian Chang

The Future of Work: A Nexus of Strategy and Execution [HBR Survey]

4 Simple Ways to Keep Creative Projects On-Track

A 5-Step Guide to Strategic Planning for Business Leaders

HBR Insights: “The Performance Management Revolution”

Help Your Team Overcome Digital Distractions to Be More Innovative

Helping Your Team Manage & Track Time

The history of performance management

Honey, I Shrunk The Planning Cycle

How Adobe and Lumen Harness the Power of Marketing Work Management

How Are You Measuring Employee Morale? 4 Things You Can Do to Get Better

How the best organizations get more done

How to Conquer Work Management on a Global Scale: Rose Hayes VP of Program Management at JLL

How Covance Uses Culture and Tech to Thrive

How Email, Meetings & Automation Are Shaping the Future of Work: 2017-2018 State of Enterprise Work Report: U.S. Edition

How The Creative Review and Approval Process Has Changed

How to Help People Find the Greatest Motivator in the Age of Modern Work

How In-House Creative Teams Can Improve the Client Experience

How Leaders Can Inspire Belief in Pragmatists and Dreamers

How Millennials and Gen Xers Approach Work

How Millennials View Work: 9 Stats

How Stanley Black & Decker banished busy work

How to Streamline Processes without Steamrolling Creativity

How to Successfully Scale Your Work Management Solution: An Equifax Success Story

How to think like a leader, not a manager: 3 ways to build a culture of trust

How to Be a Better Manager with Goals

How to Be a Better Project Manager: 81 Tips from PM Experts

How to Be a Good Team Leader

How to Build Teamwork: 45 Tips

How to Improve Your Project Forecasting

How to Get Design Approval From Clients

How to Help Your Team Meet Project Deadlines

How to Impress Your CEO

How to improve performance management in 6 steps

How to Motivate Knowledge Workers, Based on Our Newest Survey

How to Prioritize Your Work: 4 Steps

How to Protect Brand Identity with Marketing Compliance

I am Monique: How Work Management Empowers and Elevates People

Improve Your Productivity by Dropping These 8 Outdated Tools

The Inquiry-Advocacy Matrix: The Secret to More Effective Communication at Work

Intro to Process Management: How to Make Business Decisions with Purpose

IT in the Driver’s Seat: Redefining Leadership in the WFH Era

IT Project Management for Beginners

Inside John Paul Mitchell Systems' COVID-19 Response

Keeping Your Work Organized … As it Happens

Leaders in Modern Work: How the Workfront Lion Award Finalists Became Finalists

Leadership in times of crisis: four ways to build resilience

Leading with purpose: a conversation with Mark McGinnis

Leap London: Industry leaders including Aveva, BT, and JLL among finalists for 2019 Workfront Lion Awards

Leap London: Santander, Merck, JLL, ICON, and Refinitiv Take Home Lion Awards Accenture Interactive and Ethos named Workfront 'Partners of the Year'

Lessons About the Future of Work from Accenture

Beyond the Crisis: The Next Chapter of Remote Work

Marketers Need Creativity, Agility, & Strategic Alignment

Marketing Leads the Charge in Our New Normal

Marketing Project Management 101: Request Forms and Workflow

Marketing Project Management 101: Schedules, Approvals & Asset Management

Top 10 marketing trends to watch for in 2020

Is Martech Accelerating Productivity or Slowing It Down?

Measure with Meaning: The Five Work Performance Indicators

Meet Our 2020 Lion Award Winners

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

Minimalism at Work: Finding Your Best Next Action

The minimalist’s guide to getting work done

Montgomery College's Shiny New Intake Process

A new way to improve enterprise work management, collaboration, and productivity in the digital age

The Next Normal: Connecting a Nomadic Workforce to Strategic Goals

Office Space Trends: The Rise of Flexible, Remote & Mobile Working

What Is an Operational System of Record?

How to Optimize Productivity in Fragmented Workplaces

Our Digital Future: Why There’s Nothing to Fear

Let Go of Linear Thinking: Embrace the Past-Future-Present Mindset

A People-First Approach to Managing Organizational Change

6 Steps for a People-First Approach to Tech Adoption

Performance management: plan, monitor, review

To Plan for Success, Prepare to Pivot

Planning & Strategy Made Easy: Your Operational System of Record in Action

The Power and Opportunity of Digital Work Management

Why We March: A Walk Down Pride Memory Lane

Problems All Project Managers Face in Communicating With Senior Management

31 Productivity Tips to Get You Out Of The Office on Time

Project Failure: 10 Famous Failures & Examples

The 5 Ws (and 1 H) That Should Be Asked of Every Project

Project Management vs. Work Management: Understanding the Difference

When the Plan Isn’t the Problem: 7 Reasons Project Plans Fail

Project Portfolio Management (PPM) Needs Visionaries

Project Prioritization Best Practices

35 Tips for Improving Project Visibility

7 Ways to Increase Your Visibility at Work Before a Performance Review

How RBFCU Leans Into Its Mission During COVID-19

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

Redefining Productivity in Our New World of Work

Reimagining "Office Space": What if Initech Had Work Management Software?

Remote work in real estate: JLL responds to crisis with connection

Request Management for Creative Services Teams

Rich Media: Its Evolution and How It Amplifies Your Message

How Workfront became Santa's work management platform

The Science Behind Storytelling (And How to Use it to Boost your Business)

Serving our team, our customers, and our community through crisis

Set departmental & team objectives, not just individual

Simplify to Succeed: 6 Quick Workflow Tips

6 Ways IT Leaders Can Drive Digital Transformation

Six Indicators of Inefficient Work Management

Smart Disruption: Sustain and Disrupt Your Work the Right Way

Spark a Culture of Creativity with Technology

Stages of Change #2: Planning and Preparing for Change

Stages of Change #4: Making the Change Stick

The State of Work Report 2019

Stop, Collaborate & Listen: 3 Things Vanilla Ice Got Right About Work in 2016

Stop the Finger-Pointing: How to Avoid Blame Culture on Your Project Team

Strategic Expansion: From a Single Team to an Enterprise Work Management Solution

Strategic Planning Is No Longer a Linear Journey

Rego Consulting: Streamlining Systems for Digital Delivery

Structured vs. Unstructured Work: What’s the Difference and Which Is Best for You?

The Switch to Virtual Events on the Fly

5 Systems of Record Every Modern Enterprise Needs

T-Mobile uses work management to connect all work and delight customers

Team Goals Done Right: 5 Secrets from the Experts

3 Reasons Why Team Visibility Is Essential for Growth

Technology: The Invisible Power Behind Creativity in Turbulent Times

TechWyse, one of Canada’s largest digital agencies, embraces a human-centered approach to change management

Top 200 Graphic App Web Design Tools

The 3 Most Important Brand Attributes You Need to Cultivate

The 5 Building Blocks of an Effective Brand Promise

The 8 Dos and Don'ts of Change Management

6 benefits of one-on-one meetings (1-on-1s)

The Best (and the Worst) Commercials Starring NFL Players

The Best DAM List of Digital Asset Management Apps for Marketers

The Best Marketing Magazines for Managers

10 disadvantages of poor performance management

The Future of Work Will Be Human — If We Make It So

The Importance of Software Management

The Life-Changing Benefits of Effective Resource Scheduling

The Right Way to Measure Work Performance: Results, Not Tasks

The 3 Rules of Social Media for Political Campaigns

The Top 10 Traits of a Successful Marketing Agency

How to Be On Time and On Budget Without Sacrificing Quality

Three Secrets to Streamlining Product Development

Time Tracking for Creative Teams: 4 Tips for Success

20 Things That Prevent Transparency in the Workplace and How to Fix Them

Under Armour delivers a better brand experience in a global market

Understanding the Dynamics of Business Transformation

Why Great Directors Speak Truth to Power

Why SVPs Can't Flunk the And/Or Test

6 Ways to Have Inclusive Virtual Meetings

5 Work Performance Indicators that Will Make You a Better Leader

What Is Control Management and Why Is It Essential?

What Does Project Management Mean to Me? A Project Manager's Sermon

What Are High-Performing Marketing Teams Doing Differently?

What is a Saas Security Audit?

What is Marketing Compliance and Why is It Important?

What is the Best Project Management Software for PR Teams?

What it Means to Be a Visionary: Gartner Magic Quadrant Results Revealed

What Qualities Make a Good Project Manager?

What Science Says About Open Offices — and 6 Things You Can Do About It

What Skills Will You Need for the Future Workplace? 6 Thought Leaders Weigh In

What Type of Manager Are You? Find Out With This Quiz!

Which Role Do You Need to Hire: Creative Director or Art Director?

Which Role Do You Need to Hire: Marketing Operations Manager or Project Manager?

Why Change Initiatives in The Workplace Fail

Why have a Company Kickoff (CKO)?

Wisdom in the Room: A Quick Trick to Get Your Team to Decide What Really Matters

7 Essentials for Work Management: A Checklist

9 Work Management Trends Behind Digital Transformation

Work will never be the same: visibility is king

Work Organization: 30 Tips to Take You From Mess to Master

Work Performance Indicators: A Modern Way to Make Decisions

Workfront and Tripp and Tyler Present: "Email in Real Life"

Workfront Announces Lion Award Finalists

Workfront Goals: bridging the gap between daily work and company strategy

Workfront: a solution for our new world of work

Workfront's 2020 Partners of the Year

Workplace Communication Tips for More Effective Status Meetings

Write the Perfect Report Every Time: A Real World Recipe

Your Workplace Has to Get Flexible or Die: 5 Reasons Why

Project Management Guide

A Complete Guide to Project Management

How to Become a Project Manager

Project Manager

Project Management Knowledge Areas

Communications Management

Project Cost Management

Project Integration Management

Change Management

Project Procurement Management

Project Constraints

Project Quality Management

Resource Management

Resource Management Plan

How to Choose the Best Resource Management Software for You

Project Risk Management

How to Create a Risk Management Plan

Project Scope Management

Project Scope

Requirements Management

Work Breakdown Structure

Stakeholder Management

Project Time Management

Priorities Management

Project Life Cycle

Project Closing Phase

Post-Mortem Meeting

Project Executing Phase

Project Initiation Phase

Ad-Hoc Projects

Business Case

Creative Brief

Intake Process

Project Charter

Project Request Forms

Project Monitoring and Controlling Phase

Status Reports

Project Planning Phase

Gantt Charts

Project Planning Phase

Project Management Methodologies

Agile Project Management

Agile Manifesto

Agile Marketing

Agile Metrics

Agile Project Management Software

Agile Team

Agile vs Waterfall

Burndown Chart

Daily Stand-Up Meetings


Agile at Scale

Agile Story Points

User Stories

Agile Velocity

Agile Workflow

Critical Path Method

Kanban Methodology

Cumulative Flow Diagram

Kanban Board

Kanban vs. Scrum

Kanban Throughput

WIP Limits

Scrum Methodology

Scrum Ceremonies

Scrum Product Owner

Scrum Master


Sprint Planning

Sprint Retrospective

Sprint Reviews


Waterfall Methodology

Project Management Metrics

Key Performance Indicator (KPI)

Key Performance Objectives (KPO)

Application Portfolio Management

IT Portfolio Management

How to Choose the Best Project Management Software for You

Lean Project Management

Statement of Work (SOW)

Project Timeline

Project Management Office (PMO)

Strategic Planning Guide

Strategic Planning

Annual Planning

Business Goals

Cascading Goals

Business Goal Tracking

MBO (Management by Objectives)

OKR (Objectives & Key Results)

Benefits of Using OKRs

OKR Best Practices

OKR Examples

OKR Mistakes to Avoid

OKRs in Performance Reviews

OKR Tracking

OKRs vs KPIs

OKRs vs Tasks

OKR Process


Mission Statement

Quarterly Planning

Scenario Planning

SWOT Analysis

Remote Work Guide

Remote Work