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Articles by Goodwerp crew: Occasionally we feature great finds online as well. All posts are based on our daily experiences at work and life.

Using Goodwerp as an Experienced Staff Member

Using Goodwerp as an Experienced Staff Member

Written by Valon Sopi on April 19, 2014.

An example of using Goodwerp as part of a team working together on a bigger project.

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Long-term Planning is a Fraud

Long-term Planning is a Fraud

Written by Valon Sopi on April 4, 2014.

A personal note on the flaws of long-term planning and the beauty of a focused short-term play.

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Goodwerp: The Most Versatile Solution for Your Creative Business

Goodwerp: The Most Versatile Solution for Your Creative Business

Written by Valon Sopi on April 2, 2014.

Goodwerp provides a flexible out-of-the-box solution for Creative Agencies worldwide. It's a customizable business solution in a class of its own.

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The Anatomy of a Task on Goodwerp

The Anatomy of a Task on Goodwerp

Written by Valon Sopi on March 31, 2014.

Over the weekend, a new release dawned upon Goodwerp users. Below is a summary of new improvements and features that are meant to improve the workflow of each project manager, crew member, outside consultant, and client within the platform.

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Excellent Web Design Exposed

Excellent Web Design Exposed

Written by Tyler Wetzel on March 26, 2014.

A collection of inspirational user interfaces and effective web design that I've stumbled across during my travels on the web.

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Everything a Design Agency Needs in a Box

Everything a Design Agency Needs in a Box

Written by Tyler Wetzel on March 25, 2014.

Goodwerp offers you the essential tools necessary to run a creative agency. It's everything you need in one complete package.

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Brad Pitt Writes The Best Poem in the World. Yet, She’s not Coming Back!

Brad Pitt Writes The Best Poem in the World. Yet, She’s not Coming Back!

Written by Valon Sopi on March 17, 2014.

The story on how a guy named Brad tried to get his wife back, but she didn't bite.

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The Power of Dreams

The Power of Dreams

Written by Valon Sopi on March 7, 2014.

My personal story on how being specific about your dreams leads to success and great outcomes.

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A Solid, Honest & Beautifully Simple Tool

A Solid, Honest & Beautifully Simple Tool

Written by Tyler Wetzel on March 4, 2014.

The Goodwerp experience should be a healthy relationship. Nurturing growth and providing insightful information for any growing company. As Goodwerp progresses, we hope you do too.

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The Real Project Management Value of Goodwerp

The Real Project Management Value of Goodwerp

Written by Valon Sopi on February 19, 2014.

Goodwerp Project Management values described in various interconnected instances within the platform.

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Finding Your Online Fame

Finding Your Online Fame

Written by Tyler Wetzel on February 10, 2014.

The magic of inbound marketing, and lessons learned from building an online presence with limited financial resources.

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An All Around Business Tool

An All Around Business Tool

Written by Tyler Wetzel on January 22, 2014.

All your business operations under one umbrella. Goodwerp lets you organize your workflow and reduce your dependency on outside applications and integrations.

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Attitudinal VS Structural: A Battle for Change

Attitudinal VS Structural: A Battle for Change

Written by Tyler Wetzel on January 17, 2014.

The difference between telling you not to cross a busy street and building a wall to prevent you from doing so.

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Upgrades: Jan/15/2014

Upgrades: Jan/15/2014

Written by Tyler Wetzel on January 15, 2014.

Today we have implemented few new features within the platform and cleared up minor fixes throughout the visual layout.

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You’re Not Using Cognitive Dissonance Right

You’re Not Using Cognitive Dissonance Right

Written by Tyler Wetzel on January 6, 2014.

If you're not using cognitive dissonance within your writing and design then you are behind the curve

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Goodwerp Updates Released

Goodwerp Updates Released

Written by Tyler Wetzel on December 18, 2013.

Goodwerp releases a major update. View changes and patch notes below.

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Goodwerp Interface 2.0

Goodwerp Interface 2.0

Written by Tyler Wetzel on December 9, 2013.

A tour of Goodwerp's new interface and a guide for modules. Now with YouTube tutorials.

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What is Goodwerp?

What is Goodwerp?

Written by Valon Sopi on December 9, 2013.

Goodwerp is an online business–management tool built for companies who love to stay organized and on time.

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What You’re Missing by Being Awake

What You’re Missing by Being Awake

Written by Tyler Wetzel on December 2, 2013.

A study of sleep and how it affects your overall health and creativity.

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The Project Management Process Explained

The Project Management Process Explained

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 26, 2013.

A quick overview of how to manage project within your business in an orderly manner.

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Trans-Pacific Partnership — SOPA on Steriods

Trans-Pacific Partnership — SOPA on Steriods

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 25, 2013.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership would impose SOPA-style Internet censorship worldwide.

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SEO Copywriting for 2013

SEO Copywriting for 2013

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 21, 2013.

SEO Extraordinaire, Henrik Bondtofte and Michael Aagaard put together a new infographic with 10 tips for writing content in 2013.

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Why First Impressions Matter

Why First Impressions Matter

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 20, 2013.

Engaging first impressions go a long way in eliciting a first response to action.

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Ignorance is Bliss: The Next Generation

Ignorance is Bliss: The Next Generation

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 13, 2013.

How the proliferation of internet communities allows users to insulate themselves from the reality of the world.

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Whose Fault is it Anyhow?

Whose Fault is it Anyhow?

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 12, 2013.

Determining whose responsible for issues in the workplace. The difference between common and special causes of variation.

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Time Span of Discretion

Time Span of Discretion

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 11, 2013.

How we differ in our ability to handle time-dependent complexity, and what this means for our managers and leaders.

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Goodwerp Fall 2013 Hits

Goodwerp Fall 2013 Hits

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 7, 2013.

What we blare out our speakers at work. Our favorite and most played songs in the Goodwerp office.

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It’s not Innovation, it’s Process Improvement.

It’s not Innovation, it’s Process Improvement.

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 6, 2013.

Are you Inventing, Improving or Innovating? How the majority of businesses are confused over the three.

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Self Confidence for the Creative Mind

Self Confidence for the Creative Mind

Written by Valon Sopi on November 5, 2013.

From time to time creative professionals are familiar with bouts of self-confidence burnouts. These are few techniques I use to overcome this helpless state.

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Time Management for a Clearer Mind

Time Management for a Clearer Mind

Written by Tyler Wetzel on November 4, 2013.

Eat, sleep, wake up at 4 am - the key to a productive mind. How getting up early can save your sanity.

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Goodwerp’s Company Culture

Goodwerp’s Company Culture

Written by Tyler Wetzel on October 29, 2013.

At Goodwerp we strive for excellence while still maintaining an open company culture that nurtures and encourages growth of the individual

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Working Hours: State of Mind

Working Hours: State of Mind

Written by Tyler Wetzel on October 23, 2013.

Working long hours may not be the best determinant of productivity.

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Web Design Inspiration

Web Design Inspiration

Written by Tyler Wetzel on October 17, 2013.

A list of some of our favorite websites for general web design inspiration, technology and creativity.

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Designer Profile: Antonio Carusone

Designer Profile: Antonio Carusone

Written by Valon Sopi on October 12, 2013.

Antonio wears many hats as a designer and manages to create value for those of us who are in love with good design.

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The benefits of using Goodwerp

The benefits of using Goodwerp

Written by Valon Sopi on October 10, 2013.

Few key features and benefits that give Goodwerp a superstar status in the productivity & collaboration apps category.

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Permission Levels inside of Goodwerp

Permission Levels inside of Goodwerp

Written by Valon Sopi on October 9, 2013.

Permission levels in Goodwerp give you the flexibility to assign projects only to crew members that need to be aware of those tasks.

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Drawing from Profound Insight for Creative Solutions

Drawing from Profound Insight for Creative Solutions

Written by Tyler Wetzel on October 2, 2013.

Creative ways in coming up with solutions by searching outside the box and not waiting for the Eureka moment.

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A Successful Launch Combined with an Effective Outreach to the World

A Successful Launch Combined with an Effective Outreach to the World

Written by Valon Sopi on September 26, 2013.

An overall recap of our Open Beta Launch and the combined results of successful milestones along the way.

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Logo Generation and Tweaking

Logo Generation and Tweaking

Written by Tyler Wetzel on September 25, 2013.

Goodwerp logo went through many stages of reiteration before it reached it's final look. This is a recap of that journey.

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Upgrade: Announcing Chat Functionality within Project Management

Upgrade: Announcing Chat Functionality within Project Management

Written by Valon Sopi on September 24, 2013.

Goodwerp is the only project management software where chat functionality is present within the global view, without third-party integrations.

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Product Immersion as a Movement

Product Immersion as a Movement

Written by Tyler Wetzel on September 19, 2013.

The philosophy behind proper steps in the process of product adaptation and audience awareness as a propelling force behind brand immersion by key adopters.

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How We Manage to Ship New Features & Improvements Quickly

How We Manage to Ship New Features & Improvements Quickly

Written by Valon Sopi on September 13, 2013.

Goodwerp, an online software, is known for constant updates. Our tight-knit team and the ability to fall and help one-another — is what keeps us fresh.

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Audience Awareness

Audience Awareness

Written by Tyler Wetzel on September 11, 2013.

Goodwerp highlights some of it's customizable features, and thanks it's users for their continual feedback.

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Please, Recharge your Batteries

Please, Recharge your Batteries

Written by Tyler Wetzel on September 10, 2013.

How to increase your creative output and productivity by changing your daily routine and dedicating yourself to permanent change. Recharge your body.

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Optimizing Goodwerp and Making it Faster

Optimizing Goodwerp and Making it Faster

Written by Valon Sopi on September 10, 2013.

In-depth Goodwerp HTML/CSS optimization techniques for the "Add Crew" functionality, for faster loading in the project management module in Goodwerp.

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Creative Structuring for Increased Productivity and Workspace Zen

Creative Structuring for Increased Productivity and Workspace Zen

Written by Tyler Wetzel on September 9, 2013.

The effects of a productive environment at boldUnderline. llc — and how companies can increase their collaboration through creative structuring to create zen.

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Clarity in Doing Business for the Creative Mind

Clarity in Doing Business for the Creative Mind

Written by Valon Sopi on September 5, 2013.

Goodwerp's inner integration within its various modules: project management, chat, and invoicing — gives our user a birds-eye view of their creative business.

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Goodwerp Goes From Closed Beta to the World

Goodwerp Goes From Closed Beta to the World

Written by Valon Sopi on August 30, 2013.

After four months of rapid development, Goodwerp, a project management software for creative firms, is now out of our closed beta and open to the world.

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Going Green with Goodwerp

Going Green with Goodwerp

Written by Tyler Wetzel on August 27, 2013.

The specific steps describing the process of design, inspiration, and experimentation in building the Goodwerp platform.

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Building Goodwerp, from within.

Building Goodwerp, from within.

Written by Tyler Wetzel on August 27, 2013.

Goodwerp's character took quite some time to develop its visual identity. In this post we show off Goodwerp's origins and its clean user-interface.

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