5 lessons foxes can teach us about business growth
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5 lessons foxes can teach us about business growth

Foxes are more than just the cunning creatures they are portrayed to be. Their qualities are actually really admirable, and we can learn from them both as individuals and as professionals. In this article we look at 5 lessons that foxes can teach us about growing a business.

26 May 2022
Gather Information Quickly with Forms
Features
Gather Information Quickly with Forms

Gridfox Forms let you collect information from anyone with a custom form that integrates directly with your projects. Read on to find out more about this fab feature!

19 May 2022
How to Unite Product and Marketing Teams
Teams
How to Unite Product and Marketing Teams

Sharing internal knowledge and information can benefit both product and marketing teams, who are always likely to learn valuable lessons from each other. Here we look at a few ways that you can unite your product and marketing teams.

20 Apr 2022
5 Templates to Boost Your HR Department
Templates
5 Templates to Boost Your HR Department

Gridfox offers HR departments effective ways to manage their data and ensures that all processes are seamlessly integrated into company operations. Don't know where to begin? Don't worry. This article discusses five Gridfox templates that can assist you in managing key HR processes.

13 Apr 2022
Ensuring Transparency and Communication in Your Marketing Teams
Teams
Ensuring Transparency and Communication in Your Marketing Teams

Gridfox is a platform that helps marketing managers manage their teams. A few key characteristics of Gridfox features and the most successful marketing teams include visibility, transparency, and agility. We examine here why Gridfox is the ideal tool for marketing teams.

31 Mar 2022
The Secret Weapon for Effective Research Planning
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The Secret Weapon for Effective Research Planning

Gridfox makes it possible for anyone to build powerful applications that have the potential to enhance their research process. Find out why Gridfox makes the perfect tool for concept research planning.

17 Mar 2022
How to Help Remote Teams Communicate Effectively
Teams
How to Help Remote Teams Communicate Effectively

Communication doesn’t just come in the form of video calling software and virtual meetings. It’s also nurtured through visibility, accessibility and security. Here we cover some of the main features of successful remote communication and show why Gridfox is the perfect tool to achieve this.

10 Mar 2022
Spending Wisely: How SMEs can future-proof their tech investments
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Spending Wisely: How SMEs can future-proof their tech investments

This article evaluates the current state of SME spending, with reference to findings from our whitepaper, and outlines some of the traits to look for that will help SMEs to “future-proof” their investments.

24 Feb 2022
How Gridfox Helps Managers Lead Teams
Teams
How Gridfox Helps Managers Lead Teams

Managers need software that helps them retain smooth operations while working on new challenges. Something that has all the required functionality while being flexible enough to account for different leadership styles. Gridfox is here to give a helping hand. 👋

16 Feb 2022
Building an Effective Project Management Tool With Gridfox
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Building an Effective Project Management Tool With Gridfox

Less than half of all companies use project management software, while the rest rely on spreadsheets or scrappy task lists. Using Gridfox, you can track the progress of your project and analyse important data. Read on to learn how to build an effective project management tool…

09 Feb 2022
What Meerkats Can Teach Us About Teamwork and Unity
Teams
What Meerkats Can Teach Us About Teamwork and Unity

Small, but mighty, the humble meerkat can teach us a lot about working in unison. Though our pint-sized pals do not possess those immediately impressive physical qualities, they do have a knack for helping each other out — not just surviving, but thriving. Read on to find out some of the valuable lessons you and your team can learn from meerkats.

04 Feb 2022
Using Boards to Get Maximum Visibility of Your Data
Features
Using Boards to Get Maximum Visibility of Your Data

Never underestimate your brain’s power; research from MIT has shown that the human brain can process an image in just 13 milliseconds! 🧠 But how do we harness this ability and translate it into business value? Finding the right tools to visualise your data is a good start. With Gridfox's Boards feature, businesses can quickly get an overview of their data in order to make informed decisions.

26 Jan 2022
4 Gridfox Templates to Power Your Marketing Teams
Teams
4 Gridfox Templates to Power Your Marketing Teams

By offering powerful and innovative ways to manage your data, Gridfox makes sure all your marketing campaign needs are met. Not sure where to start? Fear not. This article gives you the leg-up to successfully manage all marketing projects — from initial start to finish.

19 Jan 2022
4 Signs That Communication Between Teams Is Breaking Down
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4 Signs That Communication Between Teams Is Breaking Down

Even in today’s ever connected world, breakdowns in communication still occur. A lack of communication brings with it distrust, disillusionment and a disregard for success. Identifying the warning signs is the first step to reconnecting teams and ensuring streamlined operations in the future. In our latest insight, we look at four of the main signifiers of a breakdown in communication between teams.

05 Nov 2021
How Might Remote Teams Improve Communication and Collaboration?
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How Might Remote Teams Improve Communication and Collaboration?

With the events of the past year putting a halt to most in-person operations, the number of businesses who are adopting remote working has increased significantly. This transition raises new questions for businesses; how will these teams be managed? How will they communicate? What can we do to maintain collaboration and innovation? Our latest insight discusses some of the ways in which businesses can stay connected in this new remote workplace.

22 Oct 2021
The future is bespoke: SMEs are beginning to realise the value of customisation
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The future is bespoke: SMEs are beginning to realise the value of customisation

Our recent whitepaper surveyed 500 SME executives to find out their main insights today and moving forward. With reference to our findings, this article looks at the growing popularity of custom software solutions and considers why SMEs are finally realising the potential of bespoke software.

11 Oct 2021
Automate Your Operations with Workflows
Insight
Automate Your Operations with Workflows

Automation technology enables users to carry out everyday office tasks more quickly and effectively. Those businesses who are looking to speed up their processes are sure to benefit from Gridfox's workflows feature, which gives users real-time notifications as their projects develop.

30 Sep 2021
Citizen Developers and The Rise of No-Code Tools
No-Code
Citizen Developers and The Rise of No-Code Tools

Recent findings from Gartner suggest that 80% of technology products and services will be built by non-technology professions by 2024. In our latest insight we look at some of the reasons behind this forecast, particularly, exploring no-code as it widens the talent pool in digital business. 

17 Sep 2021
Visualising Your Project Data With Dashboards
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Visualising Your Project Data With Dashboards

In a world of big data and analytics, data visualisation is essential. For those businesses looking to get a high level overview of their data for effective decision-making, Gridfox’s dashboard feature provides the perfect solution.

03 Sep 2021
Playing With Fire: Why SMEs Continue to Use Spreadsheets
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Playing With Fire: Why SMEs Continue to Use Spreadsheets

While spreadsheets are a necessity for many SMEs, they continue to pose a threat to operations and security.Drawing on our survey of 500 SME decision makers across multiple industries, this article shows why now is the best time to transition to a more secure, scalable alternative.

18 Aug 2021
Explorer: Create Relationships Between Data to Gain Maximum Visibility and Oversight
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Explorer: Create Relationships Between Data to Gain Maximum Visibility and Oversight

Explorer is an essential component of Gridfox’s no-code platform. With the ability to link tables, you can quickly connect records with one another and get a more useful representation of your data.Read our latest insight to find out how you can create powerful data relationships quickly and effectively using Gridfox.

11 Aug 2021
No-code Tools for Education
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No-code Tools for Education

No-code tools have uses across many industries, but perhaps none are as timely as in education —  a sector where staff are weighed down by massive workloads and outdated admin processes. This article not only looks at some of the problems facing the sector, but will also explain how no-code platforms can offer a useful solution by automating core office processes. 

06 Aug 2021
How to Use Screen Builder to Create the Fields You Need
Features
How to Use Screen Builder to Create the Fields You Need

With the screen builder, you can begin managing projects and improving collaboration across teams. Add fields such as lists, URLS, check boxes and formulas to begin tracking the information that you want to see.

05 Jul 2021
Choosing the Right Tools to Help Teams Stay Connected
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Choosing the Right Tools to Help Teams Stay Connected

Over the past year, many small businesses have been forced to try and make their existing applications work in a distributed environment. But what tools are best suited to helping your teams stay connected? Off-the-shelf? Spreadsheets? We weigh in. 

28 Jun 2021
Campaign management made easy: How a Marketing Director uses Gridfox
Client Story
Campaign management made easy: How a Marketing Director uses Gridfox

For part-time marketing director, Tamsin Fielden, Gridfox has improved collaboration and communication throughout her client teams. Find out more in our latest client story.

18 Jun 2021
5 Spreadsheet Disasters That Prove Their Risk
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5 Spreadsheet Disasters That Prove Their Risk

From their inception in 1979 , electronic spreadsheets have been an integral part of business processes across the world. But with such a dependence on these tools, businesses leave themselves exposed to the potential risks that accompany them. To emphasise the risks behind this software, we look at 5 catastrophic incidents in their history.

10 Jun 2021
No-Code & Low-Code: An Introduction
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No-Code & Low-Code: An Introduction

One of the biggest challenges for businesses today is balancing the need for accelerated digital transformation with finite budgets and time plus a major software development skills gap.

26 Sep 2020
Use Cases for No-Code Tools
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Use Cases for No-Code Tools

No-code platforms empower individuals to become developers by enabling people to rapidly build applications without the need for coding.

05 Sep 2020
Why & When to Use No-Code Tools
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Why & When to Use No-Code Tools

Pick a system in your organisation. Does it perform every single function your employees and/or customers need? The answer is nearly always no.

31 Aug 2020
Key Considerations for Implementing No-Code Tools
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Key Considerations for Implementing No-Code Tools

If you’re looking to leverage low or no-code tools as a solution within your enterprise, there are a number of factors to consider to ensure success.

24 Aug 2020