Project managers, freelancers, and small business owners look for ways to be more productive. They try various processes, techniques, and tools to help them. They often automate what processes they can, and look for ways to track, monitor and measure other processes and their outcomes.
Some of these processes or tools they use are successful; others either are not, or are only partially so.
The six applications described here are powerful productivity tools in design applications, project and task management, time management, and sales.
In addition, you’ll find a selection of helpful tips for giving a shot in the arm in your efforts to become faster and more productive.
These practical tips and techniques are easy to put into practice; yet they are all too often ignored by many.
Active Collab is a simple, yet powerful, project management tool. Its big feature list caters to everyone from business owners and project managers, to design teams and clients.
You can also centralize all your web design projects onto a single platform with this all-in-one tool. This means, you no longer have to struggle using separate apps for time tracking, task management, and invoicing – Active Collab has it all, including lists, Gantt charts, Kanban columns, and advanced reports.
Active Collab runs in the cloud, so it’s always accessed through your browser. Once you sign up, you can be up and running within 2 minutes. Or, if you prefer, you can host Active Collab on your own server for a one-time fee. Before you do either, try it for 30 days for free.