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Likelihood to Recommend

LoadSpring

LoadSpring is great for managing licenses so that a user who hasn't been utilizing the software can be placed inactive so the license isn't being occupied. Managing services and applications is great. You can easily change access through the management portion of the service. Uptime is also very good.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Wrike

My department handles online reviews. With 32 stores, we're getting, on average, about 50 reviews a day. Negative reviews need to be responded to within 24 hours. Sometimes additional information is needed from a particular store prior to replying. The review is held in the Reviews folder corresponding to its platform. Responses are tracked through email and added to the task. Once the review is complete, the task is marked complete. By tracking this way, we're able to run reports based on the review type/location as well as go back to locate the details should we need to at a later date. We also use Wrike to write our monthly newsletter. As details come in through the month, they're added to the task and once the articles are written, each subject is inserted into the newsletter program, and marked complete.
I feel like Wrike can be utilized in every aspect of business. I don't see where it would be less appropriate. However, it does take time to set up and convince employees to use the program in their day to day activities. People who are limited on time may struggle at first.
Alisha Aschmann | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

LoadSpring
7.4
Wrike
8.1
Task Management
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
9.0
Resource Management
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
8.1
Gantt Charts
LoadSpring
7.0
Wrike
8.0
Scheduling
LoadSpring
9.0
Wrike
8.7
Workflow Automation
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
8.1
Team Collaboration
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
9.2
Document Management
LoadSpring
6.0
Wrike
7.5
Email integration
LoadSpring
6.0
Wrike
7.9
Mobile Access
LoadSpring
6.0
Wrike
7.6
Timesheet Tracking
LoadSpring
7.0
Wrike
8.1
Change request and Case Management
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
7.8
Budget and Expense Management
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
7.2
Support for Agile Methodology
LoadSpring
Wrike
8.0
Support for Waterfall Methodology
LoadSpring
Wrike
8.0

Professional Services Automation

LoadSpring
7.5
Wrike
7.9
Quotes/estimates
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
8.2
Invoicing
LoadSpring
7.0
Wrike
7.3
Project & financial reporting
LoadSpring
8.0
Wrike
8.2
Integration with accounting software
LoadSpring
7.0
Wrike
7.8

Pros

LoadSpring

  • Management of sessions.
  • Account/license management.
  • Reliability.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Wrike

  • Wrike is a robust tool - so it can be tailored to suit your team's need.
  • Wrike's customer service is topnotch! Their team responds within 24 hours and is always excited to teach me new and more efficient ways to benefit my team.
  • Wrike is constantly innovating. Their product team really does take customer feedback into account and rolls out updated tools with quick instructions for immediate use.
  • Wrike's Blueprints are my absolute favorite! I have been able to simplify so many workflows and projects by identifying and documenting repeatable sequences of tasks, saving me mental load and sleep! I love not waking up in the middle of the night because I forgot a task!
  • Wrike's Dashboards are a game-changer. I don't have to hunt through folders and projects to figure out what is expected of me from day to day - my dashboard tells me everything I need! Recently, I project managed the O'Keeffe's reopening to the public after closing due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. My Reopening Dashboard gave me a quick status check on the many tasks the O'Keeffe's COVID-19 Taskforce was working on to get the Museum back open.
Stephanie A. Wilson, MBA | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

LoadSpring

  • Self-service account reactivation.
  • Integration of instructions on a per application level.
  • Built in linked help for companies using the software.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Wrike

  • Notification timing: Unless we keep Wrike open and constantly check the inbox, it's easy to miss conversation on projects since the integration with Outlook results in a 1-2 hour delay in email notifications being sent.
  • Default Task Status Filters: This is a HUGE pain. The default filter for the tasks that show in a project hides any tasks marked complete. This default filter cannot be changed, and has to be manually overridden by the user every time. This means, for instance, when a designer is ready to start a design task and needs the approved copy, she has to un-filter the task list just to be able to access the completed copy task.
  • Assignee Switching: Minor gripe, but frequent. In list view, clicking on the assignee and choosing a different assignee from the resulting dropdown ADDS an assignee rather than switching the assignment to the new person. As a manager who frequently reassigns tasks to my team, having to go into the individual task view is a waste of time.
Rand Habegger | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

LoadSpring

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Wrike

Wrike 10.0
Based on 33 answers
Wrike is a free resource for us currently, we moved off the subscription as the team had some adjustments. If we were to go back to a paid model or require more time reporting I'd have to look at alternatives such as Podio. I am the sole manager of Wrike currently internally, and would like to get more people on board to justify the cost
Carl Grivakis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

LoadSpring

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Wrike

Wrike 8.9
Based on 25 answers
It takes some time for a user to use Wrike to its full potential. Once the user learns, it's easy to use Wrike and see its benefits. I love being able to create a task directly from an email in Outlook. I love the Chrome extension that keeps my to-do list front and center. There are a ton of options in Wrike, and once your company establishes how it will be used, it's a great add to your project management needs, intake request form needs, and more.
Allison Stefaniuk | TrustRadius Reviewer

Reliability and Availability

LoadSpring

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Wrike

Wrike 9.0
Based on 16 answers
Over two years of (almost) daily usage without outages. Don't remember any errors. I give it 9 only because some Wrike plugins (for online document edit) are based on NPAPI architecture. These types of plugins are being phased out in new browsers, and NPAPI plugins are disabled by default in recent versions of Chrome so you have to do some browser adjustments when you switch browsers or move to another computer.
Cristi Radulian | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

LoadSpring

LoadSpring 8.0
Based on 1 answer
LoadSpring support is very quick to respond. They have self-service for support which is great for quick fixes on the end-user side of things. They will respond with a good solution and if they need further assistance from an administrator, and they email them so they can assist the end-user with their issue.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Wrike

Wrike 8.3
Based on 90 answers
Not only do they respond and generally resolve issues within a few hours for most issues, they also involve us as part of product feedback and inform us on product roadmap conversations to take their customers' thoughts into consideration for anything new they roll out. Knowing that we have a stake in how the product works and how it can work better for our company is a unique opportunity and partnership.
Sherrie Besecker | TrustRadius Reviewer

Online Training

LoadSpring

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Wrike

Wrike 8.9
Based on 2 answers
Wrike does a great job of provide a breadth of videos for learning their program. This includes a 'getting started' sett of videos along with a collection of more in depth videos to assist more experienced users. Combined with their excellent chat support learning wrike is easy and it includes easy access to best practices.
John Hansknecht | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

LoadSpring

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Wrike

Wrike 8.5
Based on 12 answers
Stick with it and resist the temptation to slack in your use of project management software.
Matt Graf | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

LoadSpring

LoadSpring has a great up-time compared to our old hosting service. We haven't had many outages and very few issues while running our concurrent sessions. Automated license management has been great so our active licenses stay very low. I wasn't involved with the purchase and migration but I feel this was the better option.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Wrike

I think Wrike is easy to use... maybe not as easy as Basecamp, but easier than JIRA or Asana. I like the power it provides. Isn't as deep as JIRA, but more customization and power than Asana can provide. The collaboration is fantastic - again, still on the simple side - JIRA shines here, but powerful enough to get projects done across teams.
Ian Nate | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

LoadSpring

  • Great license manager.
  • Has great up-time for hosting our application.
  • Self service account management is non-existent.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Wrike

  • On an enterprise level, I thought Wrike was competitively priced, though on the higher end. I feel it was well worth the cost as it brought the team together, reduced missed deadlines and kept some activities from falling through the cracks. By having a detailed breakdown of scheduled projects and tasks, I could identify areas where we could add or remove activities.
  • Makes a powerful BI tool when combined with other reporting. After a year of tracking all our projects, we were able to export marketing campaign data and compare with sales data. It allowed use to see what seemed to work and what didn't.
Valerie A. Williams | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

LoadSpring

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?

LoadSpring Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Wrike

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Wrike Editions & Modules

Edition
Wrike Free$0
Wrike Professional$492
Wrike EnterpriseRequest a quote
Wrike for MarketersRequest a quote
Wrike for Professional ServicesRequest a quote
Wrike Business$1244
  1. per 5 users/month
  2. per 5 users/month
Additional Pricing Details
Every premium plan begins with a 14-day trial period to make sure Wrike is right for you. For the latest information on pricing, visit http://www.wrike.com/price

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