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Functions of a Project Management Office

Oct 4, 2018
Functions of a PMO
Is Your PMO a Vital Part of Your Organization?

The Project Management Office's (PMO) mission is to make projects successful by providing the structure needed for an excellent project management approach. There are two types of PMOs: centralized and decentralized. Centralized PMOs are enterprise-wide and decentralized PMOs focus on a program or project. Regardless of PMO type, the major function is to provide decision support information for projects. 

DCAA Compliant Software

Sep 27, 2018
DCAA Compliant Software
DCAA Compliance Requirements - Unanet is designed with features and functions that directly support the requirements stated in the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) regulations and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).

Resource Planning – Demand It Now

Sep 24, 2018
Resource Planning - Demand It Now
Resource planning should be a basic building block of all life sciences and other professional services organizations; however, many firms accomplish this critical planning in a silo with spreadsheets or other disparate systems. With profit and growth top of mind, accurate resource planning can result in a large operational improvement that will show immediate results in the bottom line.

Below are 8 suggestions to start making the most of your resources today

7 Tips for Winning a Government Contract

Jul 24, 2018
winning government contracts
The world of winning government business can be complicated and delicate. One misstep and your organization may miss out on a vital contract. How can you make sure that your business stands out and closes deal after deal? Here are a few tips for mastering the government contract sale:

8 Tips to Budgeting for Project Based Organizations

Jun 2, 2018
Budgeting for Project Based Organizations
One of the most challenging activities performed by a company is budgeting. Every year there is a large investment made to create annual budgets. So, what is the role of a budget? It should represent what the business believes is achievable and what it intends to accomplish.

Unlocking Growth Strategies

Feb 16, 2018
Unlocking Growth Strategies
Growing is the goal of most businesses. What is difficult is formulating a plan to make the growth a reality. Where do you start? The answer is in the financials, both past and current. Best in class companies know that using financial information and measurable key performance indicators (KPIs) is the key to unlocking growth strategies. 

Have You Outgrown QuickBooks?

Feb 16, 2018
Have You Outgrown QuickBooks?
Your small company is growing and so is the need for a project based ERP system that will scale with your growth/business strategy. You may be saying to yourself, “If it is not broken, don’t fix it!” But there comes a time when it is advantageous to make a change from QuickBooks to a purpose-built ERP tool. Change is difficult, and it is human nature to avoid it, but at what cost? If you are wondering if the time is right for you, ask yourself, “do any of the 5 signs below apply to me?” If you answer yes to 3 or more it might be time.

Indirect Rate Management - Gaining Efficiencies Through Benchmarking with the GAUGE Report

Feb 13, 2018
Indirect Rate Management
The GAUGE report was introduced in our recent blog on benchmarking for government contractors. We recognize the power of benchmarking and wanted to provide a point of reference for the government contracting industry. The GAUGE is a tool for government contractors to compare themselves to others in their industry. The information in the report is organized by company size, so it is easy for you to make a comparison to your direct competitors. We will blog about each section of the report over the coming weeks.

Growth for Government Contractors - Benchmark Your Organization with the GAUGE Report

Feb 9, 2018
Growth for Government Contractors
The GAUGE report was introduced in our recent blog on benchmarking for government contractors. We recognize the power of benchmarking and wanted to provide a point of reference for the government contracting industry. The GAUGE is a tool for government contractors to compare themselves to others in their industry. The information in the report is organized by company size, so it is easy for you to make a comparison to your direct competitors. We will blog about each section of the report over the coming weeks.

Utilization for Government Contractors - Benchmark your Organization with the GAUGE Report.

Jan 12, 2018
Utilization for Government Contractors
The GAUGE report was introduced in our recent blog on benchmarking for government contractors. We recognize the power of benchmarking and wanted to provide a point of reference for the government contracting industry. The GAUGE is a tool for government contractors to compare themselves to others in their industry. The information in the report is organized by company size, so it is easy for you to make a comparison to your direct competitors. We will blog about each section of the report over the coming weeks.