The Hidden Costs of Old Legacy and Custom Software

The Hidden Costs of Old Legacy and Custom Software

We work in software and most of our conversations with other leaders are about their business and how our software can be helpful for their team. This week we were on one of those calls with one of our partners, who usually works in managed services (which means they are on site at business locations…

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…

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…

Team chat: Mismanaged Software Projects

Team chat: Mismanaged Software Projects

We recently had a team chat about mismanaged software projects. We’ve had some clients come to us after a previous software project went wrong. We now have some insight on how to prevent software projects that go over budget and over time on the front end of a project. Watch our convo and let us know your thoughts as a software development team as well. If you are a company and have had a software project that didn’t go as planned, we’d love to hear your story in the comments.

Project Templates and Team Templates in Bento Systems Software

Project Templates and Team Templates in Bento Systems Software

How often are you duplicating a task or process you’ve done in your job before? How much easier would it be if you could just click to duplicate a process and have the new project copied? With the templates feature in Bento you can do just that and save time and a ton of work.

What is Bento Systems?

Bento Systems is enterprise-class business management software, at a price that any business can afford. So what does that really mean? Enterprise-class? Not too long ago, we used to build custom software to solve specific problems. At least what we thought were specific problems. As it turns out, most of the problems a single business…

Push your projects to the next level

Push your projects to the next level

Are you intimidated by due dates and deadlines? Has your organization struggled with things slipping through the cracks because of lapses in your processes? Thankfully, project management software systems like Bento has intuitive and easy-to-use project management feature to keep your projects on track, on time and bring your project management to the next level!