Forrester Reviews Central Desktop

Central Desktop just announced, via email from their CEO, that they have just been included in the latest Forrester Wave review of Collaboration Platforms (The Forrester Wave™: Collaboration Platforms, Q3 2009). The email was largely upbeat, as Issac Garcia, CEO of...

USA Today article praises Online Collaboration Software

Yesterday, an article in USA today discussed the benefits of using software as a service for small and medium size businesses. Previously, most hosted applications have been used by large companies for CRM applications, like Salesforce.com. Now, some new startups, as...

Sharepoint Hosting

 If you are considering a Microsoft Sharepoint Hosted solution, you may want to also consider other options. Sharepoint 2007 is a great solution, with many features that make it useful for small and large businesses alike. But did you know there are other (sometimes...

Microsoft Sharepoint Workflow

(This article is part of a series on Workplace efficiency tools and software) What is Sharepoint Workflow? Or how about what is Document Workflow? I have received many questions on this topic, and I think it is worth exploring. Before we talk about Sharepoint Workflow...

Sharepoint Collaboration vs Central Desktop

It may sound obvious, but group collaboration is hard work. On every project I have been involved with, the method by which the team collaborated was different. I am not talking about team dynamics or organizational behaviour, although those are very important...

Making Project Management Education Less Academic

Making Project Management Education Less Academic Project Management Education has come a long way in the last couple years.  Finally starting to gain credibility as a discipline all its own, numerous textbooks and courses have been created around project management....

Midrange Project Management Software?

I have been evaluating the range of Project Management and Collaboration software now for the last couple weeks, trying to find the right solution. One thing I have noticed is the lack of mid-range solutions. For instance, at the very affordable end we have BaseCampHQ...

Central Desktop Review

If you are considering project management or online collaboration software, no doubt Central Desktop has come up as one of the leaders in the space. While not quite a heavy duty project management solution like @task, CD is a great collaboration tool and has the...