Work Management Software That Grows with You

Work Management Software That Grows with You

We have a lot of different conversations with a lot of different business types, but the one common thing we see as problems are: Processes are too complex and there’s too many places to keep up with information. The businesses who plan on growing need flexible systems that can grow with them. Bento is powerful…

Always Know What’s Going on in Your Company

Always Know What’s Going on in Your Company

Team communication is more important today than ever before. Especially with teams split between different locations, knowing what is going on with your team and the work that is being done has been more challenging. Here is how Bento handles that for ourselves and for our clients. Executives & Managers: See your team’s activity We…

Take the stress Off Your Tech Stack

Take the stress Off Your Tech Stack

We work with many different types of people who come to us with issues on how to manage their work. Many times, it is some sort of technology resource for a company that is tasked with looking for a work management solution.  We also often hear the tale of when too many software systems, spreadsheets…

Now Integrate Bento Projects with Google Calendar, iCal, Outlook and other Third-Party Calendars

Now Integrate Bento Projects with Google Calendar, iCal, Outlook and other Third-Party Calendars

As always, we are consistently working on improving our application and make the features convenient and easy for our users! We release new updates weekly and we are really excited to share one of the newest features we have built and release for all Bento users: Third-party calendar integration for projects.  We have a robust…

Best Practices for Presenting Virtually vs. In-Person

Best Practices for Presenting Virtually vs. In-Person

As a remote team we have found that virtual meetings can be largely different from in-person meetings. Especially when we are presenting something new. One of the times we are presenting is when people who are new to Bento want to learn about what we do. Lately, in these cases we set a Zoom meeting…

What Changes When You Work as a Remote Team?

What Changes When You Work as a Remote Team?

We have worked as an all remote team for many years now. That being said, many teams are continuing to work remotely or are working a modified remote work scheduled. Here’s what we have found from many years of working remotely: 1. You shift to being results-oriented. When you shift to being results oriented, the…

How to do more with less in the current business environment

How to do more with less in the current business environment

Business is challenging all-around right now. Almost all business is facing hard-decisions they never thought they would have to make. Some of the challenges are around business being down or non-existent compared to a few months ago. Other decisions are on how to manage an influx of work you weren’t expecting with your staff scattered…

A Better Way to Get Client Feedback

A Better Way to Get Client Feedback

If you work in a business that is collaborative, client feedback is very important. The problems is, how you go about getting client feedback can be quite cumbersome.  Whether you are building a website, designing graphics, creating a video, or providing any other service that you need the client to review something, this is usually…

Create Custom Documents Automatically

Create Custom Documents Automatically

Bento’s software platform is capable of a lot of things. We try to share examples of how we use the system ourselves as well as our clients so you know a lot of the power behind what our platform can do for your business. Everything Bento can do for you is about efficiency, saving you…

Scope Creep: What is it and Why We Think It’s a Good Thing

Scope Creep: What is it and Why We Think It’s a Good Thing

For many years we have worked in project-based work where we have been contracted to do specific work for a specific price in a specific time frame. Within project-based work we always hear this term “scope creep” which basically means the client is getting out of hand with their requests and is asking more than we’ve…