What is a main priority when looking for PM Software?

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What is a main priority when looking for PM Software?

Postby avpetrosinelli » Wed 15 Jun 2016 12:04 am

If you are looking for a solution or have already found a solution -- what are some of the main benefits you look for?

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Re: What is a main priority when looking for PM Software?

Postby dhaughey » Wed 15 Jun 2016 6:29 pm

For me, the most important attributes are:

  • Ability to collaborate and share with team members
  • Support of Agile project management practices
  • Easy of use (team members should be able to use the tool with minimal training)
  • Clear allocation of tasks and actions
  • Ability to easily show stakeholders planning and progress

I find a lot of tools focus on flashy graphs and charts. I prefer to ask whether my team know what I expect of them, know what the project objectives are, know where we are going and are aware of their current priorities.

We achieve benefits when a tool can bring the project team together and help them achieve goals and objectives by more efficient collaboration and communication.

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Re: What is a main priority when looking for PM Software?

Postby jayashree » Tue 21 Jun 2016 6:37 am

Well said dhaughey!! I definitely agree with you and thanks for sharing!!

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Re: What is a main priority when looking for PM Software?

Postby harryvent » Wed 19 Oct 2016 8:02 am

My side points are:

  • Affordable
  • Worth for invest
  • More integrated application
  • Fully customization
  • Easy installation
  • Better customer support
  • Ease of use
  • Secure

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