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Best Productivity Apps for CEO to Get Through the Day

Most people who join any organization dream of one day becoming the CEO. Yet, the life of a CEO is one most people are unprepared for.
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16 Productivity Hacks for Startup CEOs and Founders

If you’re reading this article, chances are you want to become a more productive CEO and founder so that you can reach your goals and smash them into pieces. Well, if that’s the case, then you’re in the right place. In this article, I’m going to be dishing out tons of super effective and actionable productivity hacks that’ll help you get more work done.
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Metatask introduces approvals

When creating and improving business processes you often need to deal with certain approvals like:

  • requesting vacations
  • confirming business trips
  • approving purchases

Well, we have great news!

A new release of Metatask brings approvals to the processes!
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Top 6 free BPM courses you should take this year

A new year usually comes with new goals, so why not take a step forward for your company with Business Process Management (BPM) techniques? BPM is a popular concept these days because it works – organizing and controlling business processes helps skyrocket your company to success.
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Introducing business calendar

We’ve just added support for business days in Metatask. Whenever you set task’s due-date in business days, non-working days will be automatically excluded from calculation. But not only weekends – using new calendar settings you can set any day as a non-working, adjust week’s start date and more.
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Completing tasks the way you always wanted

New release of Metatask is here and it brings great new features!

  • Complete and assign tasks right on the process view page
  • Set task’s due date from a previous task’s completion date

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Introducing search, Google login and Microsoft Flow support

The latest release brings a lot of small updates and a few long-awaited features:

  • Search in the processes list
  • Logging in Metatask with Google
  • New “Template editor” role

Also in this release, we are extending our integration capabilities adding support for Microsoft Flow in addition to Zapier. If your organization is using Office365 and Sharepoint – stay tuned.
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A quick guide to finding and describing business processes

So what is a “business process,” anyway?

There are many complex ways to define a meaning of Business Process, but here’s a simple one:

A business process is a pre-defined sequence of steps, repeatedly executed in a company to get some particular result.

Some good examples of business processes are:

  • Steps to get from a quote request submitted from company’s website to a signed contract.
  • Steps to get a guest from entering the restaurant to being seated and finally to paying for a dinner.

Processes are usually repeating over and over in almost the same way. Because of that you can describe a process, document it once and then refine and improve it.
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New features to make you even more productive

At Metatask, we like to release new features frequently. And while most of our team are busy working on big new features, we continue to add smaller ones to make you even more productive (and happy) with Metatask.
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Metatask 2: Working on tasks one by one, new access control features and more…

This week our team celebrates a long-awaited release of Metatask 2.

The latest release includes a lot of under-the-hood improvements and some great features. But much more is coming in the following months.
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