Dara Fontein

Dara is a writer and content creator based in Vancouver, British Columbia. When not playing around with words, Dara can be found updating her cat's Instagram account, wandering the aisles of home decor stores, and not hiking.
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The 5 Best Zendesk Alternatives

Zendesk not helping you feel Zen? Here are some of the best Zendesk alternatives on the market, from HubSpot to Zoho Desk and Help Scout.

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The 5 Best Slack Alternatives

Slack is a great chat app, but it’s not necessarily the right option for everyone. If you’re looking for a Slack alternative, here are some of your best options.

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How To Get Your Productivity Back With Time Blocking

Is your work day getting away from you? You can’t add more time to your day, but you can be more intentional about what you do with it. How? Time blocking.

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The 8 Best Zapier Alternatives for Teams of All Sizes

Zapier not giving your workflows the jolt they need? There are more than a few solutions out there that suit your needs, from free platforms to tools with dedicated two-way syncing integrations. Here’s the full list.

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The 12 Best Marketing Automation Software

Marketing automation software allows marketers to get more done with less manual effort. Here’s our breakdown of the best email marketing, social media, and all-around marketing automation software.

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How To Create a Project Budget (With a Template)

A project budget can communicate scope, track progress, and more. Here’s how you can build your own, with a template to get you started.

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What Is Lead Generation?

The term lead generation covers strategies for qualifying potential customers through marketing content, advertising, and other channels.

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The 6 Best Contact Management Software

Contact manager software can be the single source of truth you need when you’re looking for a prospect’s contact information. Learn about our six picks for best contact management software.

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The 10 Best CRM Tools for Small Businesses

Are you still tracking your customers with a spreadsheet? Even a small business will quickly find themselves overwhelmed as their customer base grows. Here are the 10 best CRM tools for small businesses.

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10 Types of Reports (And What They’re For)

No matter your role, you’re probably involved in at least one report. Time to familiarize yourself with the different types of reports, from project health reports to external reports and more.

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The 17 Best Slack Apps

Slack is easily one of the most popular chat apps out there. But did you know you can get more out of it with the right app? Learn about apps for integrations, live chat, and more.