Posts by Percy

The event digital project managers have been waiting for

By - 07 Aug 2014

Last year I was listening to Jeffrey Zeldman’s podcast, The Big Web Show, when I heard him mention a forthcoming event, The Digital PM Summit, which his agency Happy Cog was behind. I thought, what a great idea! We must support these guys … I used to manage a digital department for some years and my co-founderRead more …

Meet Jordan, our new Customer Success Guru!

By - 24 Jul 2014

Recently here at Resource Guru we trekked many mountains and covered countless miles in search of someone who could lend their practices and abilities to aide and befriend our ever growing and wonderful customers. On said journey we stumbled upon Jordan – or maybe he stumbled upon us – and over some tea and ice creamRead more …

Resource Guru demos at Google Campus

By - 07 Jul 2014

We had a lot of fun last Tuesday giving a live demo to a full house at Google Campus. It was my first on-stage appearance of this sort so I hope it didn’t show. :-\ (Could be a little while before I’m keynoting at SXSW!) The event was hosted by Tech Hub’s Adam Hawley who spentRead more …

Find resources and compare schedules in an instant

By - 21 May 2014

Towards the end of last year we introduced some powerful new filters. They were a huge improvement to our previous incarnation and, while they gave you the ability to search by ‘Name’, we felt this very handy feature should have more exposure with a ‘quick’ access point. So, we decided to include it on theRead more …

Project managers get some love in Manchester

By - 12 Mar 2014

At long last, that oft taken for granted superstar, the PM, is getting due love and attention in the form of a UK based Digital PM conference DPM:UK It gave us great pleasure to sponsor the first DPM:UK event held in Manchester and organised by Manchester Digital. Following in the footsteps of its American sister act held inRead more …

Resource Guru levitates to new heights

By - 20 Jan 2014

We have some great news! We are happy to announce that we recently raised $870,000 to accelerate product development, grow the team and take Resource Guru to new heights. This investment, led by Index Ventures, marks the beginning of an exciting chapter for us all. Why is this such good news? Well, it means weRead more …

Teatime at the Digital PM Summit 2013

By - 14 Oct 2013

Today is the first day of 2013’s most hotly anticipated event in the digital project manager’s diary—The Digital PM Summit in Philadelphia organised by the fine folk at Happy Cog. Billed as, ‘The first conference for a community of people who manage all things digital’ this oversubscribed event is going to show a bit of longRead more …

Drag ’til you drop!

By - 04 Sep 2013

We’re so excited by this release that we’ve lost our normal Zen-like composure. You were all crying out for drag and drop. Well now you’ve got it – every which way :) You can now drag and drop bookings around the screen to your heart’s content. Drag them sideways or between resources. If you’re anythingRead more …

Adding non-bookable resources

By - 01 Feb 2013

Often companies have people who make bookings but don’t ever get booked themselves eg project mangers, account handlers or other non-bookable resources. When this is the case, you don’t want to have these people cluttering up the bookings screen. We’ve introduced a very simple way to achieve this. Click on ‘Resources’. Click on the resourceRead more …

Custom fields and filters – feel the power!

By - 11 Sep 2012

Things are starting to smoke here in the Resource Guru workshops. No sooner have we released reports than more great features appear gleaming from the forge. The ability to roll up resources by department is one that many of you have been asking for. We’ve gone one step further – not only can you addRead more …