Project Management Tools
Project management tools are aids to assist an individual or team to effectively organize work and manage projects and tasks. Project management tools are made to be customizable so they can fit the needs of teams of different sizes and with different goals.
General features of Project management Tools are
- Planning/scheduling - Project management tools allow you to plan and delegate work all in one place with tasks, subtasks, folders, templates, workflows, and calendars.
- Collaboration - Email is no longer the only form of communication. Use project management tools to assign tasks, add comments, organize dashboards, and for proofing & approvals.
- Documentation - Avoid missing files with file management features: editing, versioning, & storage of all files.
- Evaluation - Track and assess productivity and growth through resource management & reporting.
The following project management tools are currently used by various teams.
Monday.com is a cloud-based work management platform offering a simplified way for you to manage any team and any project while creating a more transparent work culture. It’s a simple, but intuitive, tool for teams to shape workflows, adjust to shifting needs, create transparency, connect collaboratively, and stop doing manual grunt work. Monday.com makes teamwork click. This tool is used at College of Health Solutions level and available to all staff and faculty.
Trello is a collaboration tool that organizes your projects into boards. In one glance, Trello tells you what's being worked on, who's working on what, and where something is in a process. This is a free tool available to all staff and faculty at CHS.