It is your project. Just do it!

by Peter Burghardt on 07/11/2019

Can you name that brand that uses the slogan “Just do it!”? Not too hard, right? Regardless of how you feel about a marketing campaign, you’re bound to associate it with a product or brand. Why shouldn't the same be true for a project?

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Blog,
Data & Analytics,
CRM,
Collaboration,
ERP

Help! Our project is in crisis!

by Peter Burghardt on 07/03/2019

Here we go again. Another project in crisis. The worst-case scenario actually went and happened or something like that. Panic rules everyday life. No one knows what to do. Project crises really can go down this way – if they’re even recognized early at all.

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CRM

Projects are not kindergarten: tips and tricks for project coordination

by Peter Burghardt on 06/27/2019

Project coordination... what is that exactly? And is it really necessary? So, you know those status meetings where the project manager wants to know how far everyone has come with their work, who’s doing what and what comes next? These are usually really long meetings with a ton of people. Pretty soon, you start wondering if these meetings actually hurt productivity more than help it.

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CRM

Ready! Set! Whoops! or: Why the kick-off is so important for project success

by Peter Burghardt on 06/03/2019

You know how it is. A new project starts. You’ve heard one or two things through the grapevine, and then finally it’s kick-off time. Everyone’s psyched and motivated and then…

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Data & Analytics,
CRM,
Collaboration,
ERP

What is “agile” actually?

by Peter Burghardt on 05/23/2019

Everyone’s talking about them, and there’s no getting around them – I'm talking about agility and agile working methods. But what do these terms really mean?

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CRM

Co-innovation at COSMO CONSULT: Innovative products for successful customers

by Claudia Claßen on 03/15/2019

For more than twenty years, the COSMO CONSULT group has been a successful and well-established player in the manufacturing market thanks to its tailor-made industry solutions for contract, process and project-related manufacturing. We bring our own innovative strength together with the ideas and wishes of our customers and make it possible to cover even the most complex processes on the way to digital end-to-end solutions.

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Data & Analytics,
Industry 4.0 & IoT,
CRM,
Collaboration,
ERP,
Digitization

Show me the money 4.0 - Digitisation in marketing and sales

by Alfred Grünert on 10/13/2017

While digitisation and networking for the application in production and logistics have already found their way into the minds of decision-makers, marketing and sales still skilfully manage to avoid digitisation and hence (yet again) measurability.

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Data & Analytics,
CRM

Social listening – having your finger at the pulse of the customer

by David Appel on 08/02/2017

Old hat – new interpretation: 360° view of the customer with social listening.

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Industry 4.0 & IoT,
CRM