As Runn’s product marketer and first employee, Shannon loves getting involved in nearly all aspects of the business. In her spare time you can find her on a hike, on a yoga mat, or on some roller skates.
How you allocate your resources determines how profitable and successful your project-based business will be. Ace your resource allocation with our crash course.
Are you overwhelmed by the abundance of resource scheduling software available? We've whittled the list down to six best resource scheduling tools.
Looking to calculate staffing levels for projects or teams? Enter a full-time equivalent, also known as FTE.
Missing people's skills on projects and finding it difficult to assign the right people to complete work? A skills inventory comes to the rescue.
This quarter we doubled down on Runn's user experience. See what's new!
The challenge of getting resource workload right complicates with new hires and more work coming down the pipeline. Find the solutions in our starter's guide.
Overwhelmed by Kantata's functionality? Consider niche alternatives that resolve an immediate problem with resource planning.
The good old Gantt charts have their disadvantages. Fortunately, alternatives exist to replace Gantt charts when they're too much.
Wondering how to handle the heavy workload of employees effectively, but don't know where to start? We've got some tips for you.
We've had a busy start to the year, releasing some major features and achieving SOC2 Type 1 certification. Read on to find out more!
Workload analysis can save you from a delivery risk. Here's how to do it properly using workload management software.
In project management, a resource chart comes in handy in many ways. So here's how to save time on creating one using Runn.
If you've outgrown spreadsheets for resource planning, you've similarly outgrown Airtable. Here's a list of alternatives capable of replacing it and matching the needs of a growing company.
If you're looking for a way to evaluate your organization's ability to handle upcoming projects, a resource gap analysis is a great way to do it.
Looking to get better visibility of a project, but don't know where to start? Enter project roadmap tools!
You've got a lot of projects going on. How do you assign and track workloads? Keep reading to facilitate the process.
Look back at some of our biggest updates of 2022 and see what’s in store for 2023!
Creating a workload schedule on your projects will help you balance any over- or underallocations. Here's an easy guide to doing it.
What are the best tools for resource planning that integrate with Harvest time tracking? Learn key alternatives to Harvest Forecast in our recent roundup.
Check out some of the features we've released this quarter, including skills and levels, non-labour project expenses, and placeholder improvements.
Resource forecasting has never been simple, especially if run out of spreadsheets. It's time to change the tide and pick a better tool.
Workstreams are the project management measuring cups. They give you an order to follow and a load of work to focus on at a specific stage of the project.
Creating a milestone chart can be quick and simple if you have the right tools on the table. Here's how to do it in 7 simple steps.
Resource planning is essential for project managers. But not all businesses leverage it effectively - underestimating the commercial benefits it brings. Failing to invest in resource planning is a false economy - one that actually COSTS your business time and money. This guide will help you fix that.
When you're working with limited resources, it's important that you know how best to use them. You can't just throw them around willy-nilly; you need to use them in a way that makes sense for your business and helps your company grow. That's where resource allocation tools come in.
We've been so excited to release some of our most highly requested features this quarter. Scenario planning, project history logs, faster planner navigation - the list goes on!
Get the most out of the talent in your organization with our new feature, Skills and Levels!
Looking for the best project scheduling tool? We've whittled the list down to nine, they are the cream of the crop.
Get more done, be more productive, and feel like you're getting ahead of the game with time blocking.
Bottom-up estimating allows for greater accuracy than other methods. Here's what it's all about.
Use what-if scenario analysis to evaluate and compare multiple paths forward in an unbiased way to make better decisions.
We’ve released the first phase of project scenario planning in Runn. Learn what it’s all about!
Among other benefits, having a project log will help you record your project history and understand any changes made to the project.
Know what changes were made to your projects.
A project overview is one of the first things project managers do when starting a new project. Here's why you need to create one and how to get started.
If you've been looking for a way to run your business better, why not give project portfolio management (PPM) software a whirl? Projects and programs can be complex beasts that require tons of work just to keep track of everything.
What does a good scope baseline look like? In this blog post, we explain what you should include in your project's scope baseline and why each item is important.
How do you know whether your project schedule is ahead or behind? One way is to calculate Schedule Variance (SV). Here's everything you need to know.
Instantly see who your most available people are to speed up your resource planning.
Tasked with creating a resource breakdown structure (RBS), but don't know where to start? Here's everything there's to know.
Tired of doing your project accounting in spreadsheets? Try these project accounting tools and cut admin in half.
We're excited to announce the long-awaited release of weekend scheduling, advanced search, editable placeholder costs, plus more!
Searching and filtering in Runn just got better. Learn about what's changing and how you can take your searches to the next level!
Introducing weekend scheduling in Runn! Get more flexibility when it comes to planning and scheduling your projects and people in Runn.
The chance that you'll fail to deliver the project because of the lack of resources is known as resource risk. Here's everything you need to know to mitigate it.
As the end of the quarter draws near, we've got new features for everyone! Read about group utilization charts, cost-based project insights, improved timesheets, and more!
See everything we've introduced to Runn so far this year. From a Google Chrome time tracker extension, to daily rates, there's something for everyone!
Learn about our backend migration to the Hasura GraphQL engine, the ability to export detailed and grouped reports, and our improved multi-select mode.
Another month, another product update! This update is jam-packed with a Clockify integration, two new reports, a new permissions level, and more!
Organize, manage, and filter your people and projects in Runn using tags. Learn why they're useful, how to add them, and how people are using tags to help with resource scheduling.
Say hello to our new and improved reporting with the ability to 'group by' and drill deeper with detailed reports, and the ability to create zero-hour or +24-hour assignments!
How to reschedule and duplicate projects in Runn. Save the stress of project changes and see where your resource allocation plans need to change.
Day rates, editable placeholders, ability to assign your favourite people and projects - now in Runn!
Did you know that you can use placeholders in Runn? Learn why placeholders are useful in resource management and how to use them effectively.
New features from this past month include our Time Tracker extension for Chrome, the ability to clone assignments, improvements to our reports, and more!
This month's new features include linking project phases and assignments, a new project report, auto-locking timesheets, plus more!
Our time tracking extension is coming soon to the Google Chrome web store! Find out about what's to come.
Introducing you to streamlined user invites, project phase tables, a revamped navigation bar, and a new power-user feature: % inputs for assignments.
Here's one last product update to round off the year 🎄 Thank you for your support throughout the year and we can't wait to see what 2021 brings!
Do you like the sound of grouping and sorting the planner? How about project duplication? Or deleting tags you no longer need? Read on for more details.
From re-vamping our People Planner, to creating a new project type for your internal work, to adding weekends to our timesheets - there's something for everyone.
We're excited to have released a bunch of features that many of you have been requesting! We've refreshed the People Planner, added part-time work arrangements, added WorkflowMax integration, and more!
Tracking how your business performs is critical for any business. And sometimes you need to look back to be able to look ahead. We look at why tracking your actuals is so important and how it helps you make better forecasts.
The team at Runn have been busy this past month adding a bunch of new features. The stars of the show include Google account sign in, new project budgets, filter reports by tags, and a People Variance report.
Another huge product update! Here's a sneak peek of our new Viewer permissions, personal dashboard, test account, CSV importing, and more!