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How to Make Winning Estimates and Proposals

Adopt the best practices to consistently beat your competition with bullet-proof, profitable, winning proposals. Read on to learn how to effortlessly incorporate these processes and tools in your business.

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We are Publishing a Book and You Can Get it for Free!

We are excited to announce our first eBook, designed to help you manage your environmental consulting firm more profitably and with much less effort. Learn what's in it, why we wrote and sign up for your free copy!

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A 10-point Checklist for Successfully Taking Over an Existing Project

Taking over a project that already started? Our 10-point checklist will help any project manager hit the ground running.

Natalia Martinez

Nothing Like a Recession and a European Vacation to Drop You Into the Project Management Deep End

I had been working as a professional archaeologist for about six years after getting my Master’s Degree in Nautical Archaeology. And now I'm a project manager. Yikes.

Mason Miller

Embracing Project Management in Scientific and Engineering Consulting Firms

Many technical consulting firms are reticent to adopt formal project management methodologies or tools, concerned they are more work than they're worth. Learn why that just isn't true and how they can benefit your technical consulting firm - and how to get started.

Natalia Martinez

Product Update: Better Dashboards Mean Better Project Management

Our latest feature release includes improved dashboards that make it easier to get real-time metrics and important information quickly. Read to learn more how our new dashboards can make it easier for you to manage projects and your consulting firm.

EVX Product Team

5 Common Mistakes New Project Managers Should Avoid

New to project management in your engineering or scientific consulting firm? Learn about the most common mistakes new project managers make when taking on projects for the first time.

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Where did I put that document?

EVX Software represents a new and powerful way to organize ALL your documents - project related or otherwise. You can index, organize and store just about any file in EVX and even keep track of files in other document storage systems.

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What is a KPI?

A key performance indicator (KPI) is an important management tool. They are unique to your business and a critical way to track to performance of just about anything. Learn more about KPIs and hw to use them.

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Measuring Utilization in a Consulting Firm

Measuring utilization is a big challenge for any consulting firm. Learn more about a simple approach to measuring utilization to help improve how your productive your team can be.

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