Podcast: Data Leaders of the North

In Episode 10 of Data Leaders of the North; The Podcast, Kyle Winterbottom invited Sharktower CEO and Co-founder Craig Mackay to discuss the relationship between data-driven change and organisational agility.     In the podcast, Craig covers various subjects, including: How enterprise organisations and challenger brands differ when it comes to change Why data has become a focal...

By Team Sharktower

July 6, 2020

5 AI-Powered Products We Love Right Now

Sharktower’s AI is designed to revolutionise project and portfolio delivery, but we’re part of a huge worldwide community that’s doing cool things across all sectors. We want to start celebrating our AI family more, so here’s a shout-out to five AI-driven products we think everyone should know about. (This content isn’t sponsored, and none of these companies has paid us to say nice...

By Team Sharktower

June 30, 2020

5 Things People Ask About Sharktower

We started building our software more than five years ago, but since our official launch early in 2020, we’re still a fairly new name in intelligent delivery management. So we’ve put together answers to some of the most commonly-asked questions people ask about what Sharktower is, what it does and how it works — from the AI to how it integrates with other software. Ready? Let’s...

By Team Sharktower

June 15, 2020

What's The True Cost Of Project Waste?

      Do you regularly see overspend and under delivery in your change projects? If so, you’re certainly not alone. Research conducted on over 5,400 projects by the University of Oxford showed that, on average, large IT projects run 45% over budget while delivering 56% less value than predicted. Among the causes, the research cites outdated approaches such as manual...

By Team Sharktower

June 8, 2020

Let's Not Go Back To Normal

Perhaps you’re already back in the office. Or just mentally and logistically preparing for a return to ‘life before lockdown’. In either case, if your job involves project delivery, the chances are you’ll have your work cut out for you. From managing change brought about by the pandemic, to ramping up projects that have been on hold, most project management teams are about to be busier than...

By Team Sharktower

June 1, 2020

Are Your Projects Stuck In The Past?

We live in a world where our banking apps can create our monthly budgets (and help us stick to them). Smart home devices automatically adjust our energy settings according to our lifestyle. Our social channels, music and TV streaming services know what we want even before we do. OK, so these are pretty simple examples of everyday AI, but they’re the shape of much bigger things to...

By Team Sharktower

May 22, 2020