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Manage your project milestones with these five versatile apps

Introduction

If you manage projects, you know that milestones can mean the difference between success and failure. Being able to track milestones makes project management more fulfilling and helps you hold yourself and your team accountable for success to stakeholders and executives. But how do you track those milestones? Sure, you can use a simple spreadsheet and enter dates and descriptions. But why not take advantage of apps geared specifically for this purpose? Let's look at five useful apps that can help you track those project milestones.

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By Jack Wallen

Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic, The New Stack, and Linux New Media. He's covered a variety of topics for over twenty years and is an avid promoter of open source. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website jackwallen....