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When “Manual Automation” beats Coding up a Solution

Thomas Carney
July 08, 2015

When you start a business, it’s all about throwing things at the wall and seeing if it sticks. You've launched a new app, and you get your first five paying customers. You excitedly chat with each of them as part of their concierge onboarding. Or you...

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6 ethical persuasion techniques for project managers

Thomas Carney
June 22, 2015

It’s tough managing projects. You get input from the CEO, sales, marketing, support and customers, while trying to come up with a realistic plan about how to make the project happen. Your role feels more like a cattle herder when you’re trying to coax...

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Meet the Team: Growth Hacker Thomas Carney

June 11, 2015

I’m happy to welcome Thomas as Planio’s newest team member. His responsibilities will be writing content, diving into metrics and looking for ways to help Planio achieve world domination (of course). Let’s have a chat with Thomas so that we can learn...

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Business Chat made in Germany!

April 28, 2015

It’s done. It’s ready. And we think it’s awesome. Planio’s new Team Chat App is finally ready and is now rolling out as a new Pro Feature to all Planio clients. A picture is worth a thousand words. So here it is: Beautiful, isn’t it? Planio’s new Team...

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Time tracking with Planio and GotDone

March 31, 2015

Here’s the situation: It’s the end of a busy working day full of interruptions and multi-tasking and you’re trying to remember how many billable hours you worked for which client on which project? If you’re lucky enough, all your clients are using Planio...

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Dogfooding. Why Planio does not have feature XYZ.

January 20, 2015

Legend has it that the President of Kal Kan Pet Food ate a can of his company's dog food in front of everybody each year at their shareholder meeting. (Image by Lisa Yarost, CC BY 2.0) While we're (luckily!?) not in the business of pet food, we at...

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Planio Team Chat is coming (with IRC!)

November 03, 2014

We're so excited about this that we won't be able to keep it secret any longer: Planio is getting a Team Chat feature very soon and here's a sneak peek: Of course, everything in Team Chat will be tightly integrated with Planio, so you'll be able...

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