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The Knowledge-Based Economy: Are You and Your Company Ready for the New Era?

Runrun.it

Until recently, knowledge was for the few. To learn something, you would need to take a course, turn to a specialist or spend weeks at a time looking through books and other sources. The internet was still unavailable for most of us, and the amount of information that could be found on it was far […]. The post The Knowledge-Based Economy: Are You and Your Company Ready for the New Era? appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Leadership

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Guide for Effective Meetings – How to use time well and deal with anxiety

Runrun.it

We can say that there are two war cries when the argument is about the necessity of meetings. On one hand, the argument is: Meetings are venomous. On the other hand, the rebuttal is: The venom is the lack of focus of who conducts the meeting. Not to mention, of course, those who silently conform […]. The post Guide for Effective Meetings – How to use time well and deal with anxiety appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Productivity

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Win/win/win, Using Conflict Management to Reduce Workplace Tension

Runrun.it

William Ellery Channing said, “Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.” Conflict rears its head all the time, and how it is managed can save, destroy, or even enrich relationships whether personal or professional. We’ve all had conflict in the workplace before and it caused us […]. The post Win/win/win, Using Conflict Management to Reduce Workplace Tension appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks.

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The best productivity apps – and why I chose them

Runrun.it

Everyone is always looking for a way to achieve higher levels of productivity whether it be to stay competitive or to reduce stress in their day to day life. Now, we’ve heard it all before, reduce time talking on the phone, get off social media, put your work shoes on, etc. There are so many […]. The post The best productivity apps – and why I chose them appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Productivity

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Task Management For Project Managers

How can project planning that stretches over months or years remain relevant and account for new ad-hoc activities that arrive every day?

Data Analysis: Take advantage of the data all around you

Runrun.it

Data is passing us all the time in our personal lives, and in our day-to-day at work. Even as you are reading this, there is data being created, it’s everywhere. In the past there was no reasonable way to collect this data which caused, and in some cases, still causes many companies to react to […]. The post Data Analysis: Take advantage of the data all around you appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Management

Stop Procrastinating: A Deeper Look at the Effects and Solutions

Runrun.it

By nature, humans have always gone down the path of least resistance. We’ve all felt the looming cloud around us saying “stop procrastinating“, and yet, we give into its will so easily, thinking to ourselves ‘’I have time to do that another day’’ Nowadays distractions are louder, and easier to access than ever. Procrastination is […]. The post Stop Procrastinating: A Deeper Look at the Effects and Solutions appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks.

Project Manager headaches, the 3 biggest problems and how to fix them.

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Have you ever wandered what it was like to juggle 50 items and conduct an orchestra at the same time? Well, being a project manager is just that. There are so many things flying around all at once, which make staying on top of everything a hassle at times. Project managers are an essential part […]. The post Project Manager headaches, the 3 biggest problems and how to fix them. appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Management

Team Collaboration: Making a more cohesive team

Runrun.it

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” ” –Henry Ford. Teams are everywhere in management, in the top of high-level international enterprises, and in the startup of a mom and pop store. They are essential to any project. Whether it be winning the Super Bowl, or meeting that tight deadline, […]. The post Team Collaboration: Making a more cohesive team appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks.

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This eBook describes the process of managing the project budget and its associated costs.

Socks2Socks – an afternoon at Larry Ellison’s home

Runrun.it

*Article written by Antonio Carlos Soares, CEO e co-founder of Runrun.it, originally posted on Linkedin. Things I learned enjoying 180-degrees horizons, drinking champagne, on slippers, in a casual Wednesday afternoon with Larry Ellison. Yes, that Larry Ellison. – Wait. Seriously? How the hell the co-founder of a scrappy Brazilian start-up ends up with who arguably is the only true […].

How data can help you make performance assessments more accurate

Runrun.it

Have you ever heard of People Analytics? It’s the practice of applying advanced analytics and large amounts of data to human resource management – independently of the company’s size. Just five years ago, only a few leading firms (such as Google) adopted the methodology. Today, it is increasingly prevalent in the corporate world. That’s because […]. The post How data can help you make performance assessments more accurate appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks.

Eight reasons why you should replace email with management software

Runrun.it

“Email is a random task list, imposed by others, regardless of your schedule.” ” With just this brief comment, Antonio Carlos Soares, CEO of Runrun.it, makes it clear why companies around the world are replacing email with management software. There are several examples: the French IT giant Atos banned email from use by its more than […].

Workflow App: 5 Reasons why you need to have one in your company today

Runrun.it

Organization has been one of the key factors in business successes for millennia; this is why subjects such as business process management made their way into various college class curriculum. And well thought out, strategic workflows are being placed into companies growing from very small to large. But the journey into productivity never ends! The […].

Managing virtual teams: how to manage conflicts and increase cohesion

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As time goes by and technological capabilities increase, the way we work and exchange information change. In the past to get information for one place to another, many more steps were needed to even begin. All documents and reports needed to be tediously created by hand, delivered by hand, discussed face to face, and presented […]. The post Managing virtual teams: how to manage conflicts and increase cohesion appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Leadership

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

These FREE most popular templates will help you perform your role more efficiently.

Agile at Scale – Outcome Driven (or Broken)

Tyner Blain

Taking agile, a process otherwise optimized for small, cross-functional, collaborative teams and making it work at scale is fascinating. You have to change some elements, and retain others, as you redefine the context.

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Why Our Project Management Tools Don’t Matter

The Digital Project Manager

As project managers, it’s easy to fall in love with one tool and let it define the way we manage projects. Perhaps in the rush. The post Why Our Project Management Tools Don’t Matter appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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7 Essential Project Management Skills for 2017

The Digital Project Manager

If you’ve started the year and committed to upping your project management skills to be a better project manager, what project management skills are the. The post 7 Essential Project Management Skills for 2017 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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9 Best Practices for Your Daily Scrum Meeting

Project Bliss

When my team first started holding a daily scrum meeting, it honestly felt awkward. I was accustomed to meetings with in-depth communication. So at first, the act of the team standing around giving brief answers felt stilted and strange to us – or maybe it was just me.

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Mixing Qualitative & Quantitative Data with Storyboarding

Speaker: Tristan Kromer, Lean Agile Coach, Kromatic

Qualitative vs. Quantitative is a silly argument. Qualitative data from UXers should not compete against the quantitative data product owners need for their business model. Both are necessary to have a complete understanding of where the desirability of the product meets the viability of the business.

How do YOU define project failure?

Kiron Bondale

An early project management lesson learned is that it is a good practice to start with the end in mind, especially when it comes to defining what done looks like.

Why being a Project Manager is NOT a thankless job

The Digital Project Manager

Being a Project Manager is one of the most fulfilling jobs I’ve ever had. Taking a project from start to finish is a great feat. The post Why being a Project Manager is NOT a thankless job appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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10 Project Management Hacks To Boost Your Productivity

The Digital Project Manager

Did you know you’re wasting hours of time as a project manager? Not in the way you would expect—meetings, emails, and chats are all a. The post 10 Project Management Hacks To Boost Your Productivity appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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How to build and scale an effective digital project management team

The Digital Project Manager

Chances are good that when you realize you need to scale digital project management within your agency, you’re either receiving a flood of new projects. The post How to build and scale an effective digital project management team appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General How-to Guides

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Creating the "Right" Product Roadmap With Data

Speaker: Sunil Parekh, Head of Product Management, SimplyInsured

Data can be qualitative or quantitative, and comes from multiple sources: customer interviews, product usage & funnel analytics, company financial performance, and internal stakeholders. How do you use that data to create a product roadmap that is aligned with your organization’s business needs?

How To Successfully Start A New Project Management Job

The Digital Project Manager

Starting a new project management gig is as exciting as it is nerve-wracking. You’ve found a project management job, nailed the interview, and done the. The post How To Successfully Start A New Project Management Job appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General

2017 102

Epic List of Project Manager Behavioral Interview Questions to Prove You’re the Ideal Candidate for the Job

Project Bliss

When you’re interviewing for that perfect project manager position, you need to be ready. You’re competing against multiple candidates, and you want to stand out as the best choice.

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Agile vs Waterfall. What Should You Use For Your Project?

The Digital Project Manager

I’ve been working in project management for quite a long time (I’m not going to give exact figures here, but I’ve been around since the. The post Agile vs Waterfall. What Should You Use For Your Project? appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General

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4 Questions You Should Never Ask A Developer (And What To Ask Instead)

The Digital Project Manager

In the digital industry, project managers and development resources may be cut from the same cloth, but perhaps from opposite ends of the tapestry. The post 4 Questions You Should Never Ask A Developer (And What To Ask Instead) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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7 project management tips

How to manage projects within a fragmented workforce

Why is Project Management Important?

The Digital Project Manager

‘Why is project management important?’ ’ is an interesting question that clients sometimes pose. They’ll ask; ‘Can’t we just brief the team doing the work and manage. The post Why is Project Management Important? appeared first on The Digital Project Manager.

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Kickoff meeting: The complete guide to starting projects right

The Digital Project Manager

A kickoff meeting post might not seem like the most likely candidate for winning a popularity contest on The Digital Project Manager, but it consistently. The post Kickoff meeting: The complete guide to starting projects right appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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The 10 Most Effective Conflict Resolution Strategies

The Digital Project Manager

I’ve faced my fair share of conflict as a project manager: repeatedly having to tell a difficult client ‘no’ on wildly out-of-scope requests, or dealing. The post The 10 Most Effective Conflict Resolution Strategies appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General

130 Inspiring Project Management Quotes

The Digital Project Manager

Life as a project manager can be tough; if anyone needs inspiration to keep going with leading our projects and teams, it’s us. When you find. The post 130 Inspiring Project Management Quotes appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General

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Project Management Processes - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This free eBook will help you to identify the appropriate project management process to apply at any point in your own project.

How To Create The Perfect Project Plan. The Definitive Guide

The Digital Project Manager

What went wrong for project planning, and is it still useful for project management? We tackle the tricky question, ‘does a good project plan matter?', share a handy project plan checklist infographic and give you a step by step guide to creating a project plan complete with a website redesign project plan template. The post How To Create The Perfect Project Plan. The Definitive Guide appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General How-to Guides

Project Management Career Outlook – Growth Across Industries through 2027

Project Bliss

Have you ever considered a career in project management? If so, I’ve got great news. The project management career outlook continues to show growth and increased opportunity for the next ten years.

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The best project management software tools for agencies

The Digital Project Manager

Posted in General Tools. The post The best project management software tools for agencies appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General Tools Sponsored tools

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Improve Your Meetings with This One Simple Step

Project Bliss

The next time – or anytime – you’re planning a meeting, there’s one thing you must do to get the most out of it. Even after planning meetings for years I didn’t know this simple step – and wound up in a very uncomfortable situation.

2017 73

Project Manager's Guide to Getting Things Done

9 tips on how to manage your team’s workload.