4 Orangescrum Community Add-ons for Startups, Freelancer and SME’s by Jay T T T T Get notified with latest updates September 16, 2016 With every digital leap we take, we’re presented with new challenges to stay effective, focused and productive. But challenges represent opportunity – how can we use apps, software and digital technology to remove manual, time-consuming tasks and let startups and SME owners focus on creating value in the core areas of their business? Orangescrum offers you with several premium features designed specifically to help you work effortlessly and achieve results faster. Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort. Paul J. Meyer Here’s a list of the top 4 Add-ons to help you incorporate efficient business practices in minutes & deliver instant results. 1. Time Log: Effective Time Management Many entrepreneurs are stretched for time. It’s vital that you manage your time wisely so that you are able to maximize results – something that will allow you to run your business more efficiently for growth and profitability. In any business it’s essential to track exact time spent by you and your resources on various tasks. As you start the Timer in Time log add-on; it automatically selects the default project and task from initiation. Time spent on the task is auto-calculated and recorded. The timelog and task management are very helpful in managing the projects and billing the clients. Further, the invoice add-on is heavenly boon, which reduced most of our work! We used MS Excel for managing time log, now, we don’t! we use orangescrum timelog add-on to manage time. Now, we no more use MS word to export our invoices. We do it in a click 🙂 Bala Murugan L Patent ConsultantIP Firm, India Down the line, generate Invoice, and do invoicing of any task(s) or project(s) as you wish. With User friendly task timer, you get analytics on Resource Utilization. You can prioritize on To-do’s and find balance in the workflow. Optimize your team’s efforts and reduce operational costs. 2. Invoice Add-on: Accurate & Transparent Invoicing. Invoice Add-on allows you to easily create and send accurate invoices to your customers and build trust. It also Helps you save time and get paid faster No accounting/human errors Personalize & enrich your customer information Choose your currency and applicable tax Download invoice details in PDF Send invoices directly from Orangescrum 3. Task Status Group Add-on: Customize your business way: This Orangescrum Add-on is built to ensure that you run your business the way you want. It lets you define your business process flows & puts you in absolute control of your business. You don’t actually do a project; you can only do action steps related to it. When enough of the right action steps have been taken, some situation will have been created that matches your initial picture of the outcome closely enough that you can call it ‘done.’ — David Allen Simple, hassle free and effortless project flow! You have the power to – Define your own status-work flow for tasks and task groups alike Time and labor saving from multiple email exchanges, reminders and follow-ups Minimum red-tape and administrative overheads Improve efficiency and provides optimized execution cycle. Task Status Group provides you the freedom to create workflows irrespective of the diverse nature of your business or industry. 4. Gantt Chart Add-on: Project progress simplified Timelines and project schedules are crucial aspects of project management. We cannot manage that we don’t measure! Gantt chart provides real time status of our project schedule along with all its inter-dependencies – be it the tasks or the resources to help you identify and re-plan project schedules with improved task organization. “I was surprised by your Gantt-Chart Add-on it is amazing, with an astonishing design, and a unique way to interact with the project. You reinvented the platform. In other words, it’s perfect.” JPedro Artur Oliveira Gestor de clientes (Manager)CAIXA Lda It provides all stakeholders with project progress and keeps them all aligned towards the common goal. The added benefit thereby is everyone is clear about the project objective, their roles in the project and their respective deliverables. Gantt chart helps us with its Highly interactive graphical view of multiple tasks, their dependencies and timelines on a single platform Drag and drop to change start and end dates and dependencies Insight to “Critical Path” of the project Milestones and associated tasks mapping Above all there are no unpleasant surprises! Try these add-ons and more to unleash the full potential of a high performing team! If you’re in the hunt for an effective Project Management Tool for your design studio, IT Company, consultancy firm, marketing or sales agency, take on the Add-ons and see why more people opt for Orangescrum.