Tag: software

Event Registration Software Infographic

How to Compare and Review Event Registration Software [ Infographic ]

As you may already be aware, no two event registration software platforms are alike, and each person and organization has specific requirements regarding the features and functions you need to properly collect event registrations online. To this end, we have provided below a complete checklist for comparing online event registration software tools. Feel free to ...

Event Planning Templates - Drawbacks

7 Big Drawbacks of Event Planning Spreadsheet Templates

If you have been using a computer for any length of time, it seems that spreadsheets have been around as long as computers and are as familiar as word processing programs and email. The story of spreadsheets really starts with academics back in the 60s and 70s who needed an easier, faster way to make ...

5 insider tips for identifying the best event software for you

I have been using and buying software for almost 30 years now (as well as helping to build it for the last 10), and what a strange journey it has been. I can remember buying my first computer like it was yesterday (well, almost); it was a Commodore VIC-20 on which I played interactive games ...

Best Software for Running a Freelance Design Business

16 proven tools / software apps for running a freelance design business

We all have our pet apps and pieces of software that we use to run our creative businesses, but today I thought I would share some of the software apps for freelance designers / writers that have proved their worth time and again in helping me be more productive. Note that this is not an ...

Business Productivity and Project Management Software

5 business productivity hacks for freelancers and graphic designers (& software tips)

I’ve run a branding/marketing firm for 10 years and have worked with lots of freelancers and designers, and you don’t often have an easy lot. Zero or, at best, a few staff to help you out or bounce ideas off of. Doing both the design work and having to manage clients. Often having to partner ...

5 Tips for Maximizing Online Small Business Productivity Apps

5 critical tips for running your small business online

I hear lots of back-and-forth among my friends (all varying from 20-somethings to 50-somethings) about whether technology – and, more specifically, Web-based technology and apps – has actually made us more efficient and saves us time or whether it has just elevated time-wasting and wheel-spinning to a whole new level. Of course, as a developer ...

7 lifehacks for getting the most from small business management software

Before we were a maker of small business management software tools ourselves, we were users of apps developed by other companies, and we still use dozens of productivity apps besides our beloved Planning Pod. In fact, we built Planning Pod because we simply never could find a small business management program that fit our needs ...