A Quick Guide to Business Process Mapping

ProjectManager.com

That guide is called business process mapping. An Overview of Business Process Mapping. With a clear diagram or detailed business process map, it is easy to see where improvements in the business process can be made to increase efficiencies and productivity.

People Versus Process

Herding Cats

At the program level and above, the choice of a people focus or a process focus is not between two competing paradigms. This is obvious but many times lost when discussing agile processes. One school emphasizes people, while the other emphasizes process.

A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

Following Carter, Gregory Balestrero directed PMI for a decade, starting in 2002. The organization also offers an ethics complaint and review process as a resource to project managers.

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A Step-By-Step Guide to Improving Your Resource Management

The IIL Blog

However, there are a lot of challenges, many of which arise because of limitations in current processes and tools, which impede success. Project Resource Management is a process designed to use human and tangible assets, materials, and equipment efficiently and effectively.

Auditing and Analytics in Big Data

Brad Egeland

One such measure involves the automation of most of the company’s documentation processes to comply with various security regulations. All of the information involved in big data requires flawless integration to ensure an easy analytic process.

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Ten Trends in Project Management Recruitment in the UK

Arras People

It makes sense that a practitioner who knows about different methods, processes, approaches – who takes the time to understand where their gaps are and how to fill those gaps, will be a better candidate in the marketplace.

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Top Solutions to Project Failure – Epicflow Research Part 2

Epicflow Blog

Most organizations build structures and processes designed to prevent project failure. Glass ( Addison-Wesley Professional, 2002), also recommended by Giorgio Locatelli. We all dream of reaching maximum success with our teams and projects, even though project failure is common.

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5 Ways AI and Automation Will Change Project Management

LiquidPlanner

In the 2002 movie Minority Report , authorities were alerted to serious crimes before they even occurred. While this is the result of a relatively straightforward process of monitoring and then predicting your behavior and routines, the impact is downright amazing.

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Questioning Agile Dogma

Leading Agile

When I first learned about Agile methods in 2002, the principles seemed to offer an ideal solution to many organizational issues common at the time. How can the same principle be a good idea in 2002 and a bad idea in 2019?

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What is Task Management & How Does a Software Help

ProProfs Project Management

NHS launched a civilian project in 2002 that aimed to revolutionize the way technology is used in the healthcare industry. Wikipedia defines task management as: The process of managing a task through its entire life cycle.

Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Project Risk Management: A Combined Analytic Hierarchy Process and Decision Tree Approach,” Prasanta Kumar Dey, Cost Engineering , Vol. 3, March 2002. 11 November 2002. Norton, The Systems Engineering Process Office, MITRE Corporation, 6 June 1999. 10, 2002.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Project Risk Management: A Combined Analytic Hierarchy Process and Decision Tree Approach,” Prasanta Kumar Dey, Cost Engineering , Vol. 3, March 2002. 11 November 2002. Norton, The Systems Engineering Process Office, MITRE Corporation, 6 June 1999. 10, 2002.

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Black Swans

Herding Cats

They are not the same, the processes of decision making are not the same. These behaviors are by their nature intractable to standard project management processes. Loch and Arnoud De Meyer, Management Science, INFORMS, Volume 48, Number 8, August 2002 pp.

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Six Sigma Methods and Project Management [Guest Post]

Brightwork

Six Sigma refers to a carefully designed set of tools and techniques that help to improve and enhance the performance of processes within an organization. Application of Six Sigma In 2002, Adem Anbar pointed out that Six Sigma was more comprehensive than various prior quality initiatives such as Total Quality Management (TQM) & Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) in an organization.

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Taxing Times for Project Management Practitioners in the Public Sector

Arras People

The Consultation: As background, Arras People have been involved in the public consultation process with HMRC since the changes were first floated and have attended a number of sessions as well as providing 1:1 feedback and comment.

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Reading List for the Cone of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

The program management processes should seek to reduce uncertainty in the variable of the project. If there is no process in place to reduce these variables, the probability of project success is reduced. 10 Deadly Sins of Software Estimation , Steve McConnell , Construx, 2002. "A

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How to Master Rockefeller Habits to Scale Your Business

Teamweek

Back in 2002, successful businessman Verne Harnish wrote a book he titled “Mastering the Rockefeller Habits.” Treat every detail as seriously as your accounting team does their financial data to ensure proper measures are taken to make changes and improve your processes.

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Black Swans

Herding Cats

They are not the same, the processes of decision making are not the same. These behaviors are by their nature intractable to standard project management processes. Loch and Arnoud De Meyer, Management Science, INFORMS, Volume 48, Number 8, August 2002 pp. 1008–1023 and “Managing Project Uncertainty: From Variation to Chaos,” MIT Sloan Management Review, Winter 2002, in the category of “Chaos.”. One that follows the standard Risk Management process model in use today.

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51+ Best Project Management Software & Tools [Updated Oct 2019]

ProProfs Project Management

Automated project processes. ProWorkFlow is a project management and time tracking software that was launched in 2002. Project management software helps in not only managing multiple projects, but also streamline workflow and improve your teams performance exponentially.

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Risk Management is How Adults Manage Projects

Herding Cats

Project Risk Management: Process, Techniques, and Insights , 2nd Edition, Chris Chapman and Stephen Ward, John Wiley & Sons, 2003. Managing Project Risk and Uncertainty: A Constructively Simple Approach to Decision Making , Chris Chapman and Stephen Ward, John Wiley & Sons, 2002.

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A Compendium of Works to Increase the Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Managment Processes. Making the Impossible Possible: Applying Heliotropic Abundance for creating Program and Project Management Processes. Product & Process Development Kaizen , LPPDE, Denver, Colorado, April 21-23, 2008. Basis of Estimate Process.

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Project Manager or Project Leader? What’s the Difference?

Online PM Courses

The New Leaders – 2002 with Richard Boyatzis and Annie McKee (US|UK). Focus on processes, systems and procedures. And no effective Project Leader can lead a team without being able to manage the people and processes involved. Are you a Project Manager or a Project Leader?

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Misunderstanding Making Decisions in the Presence of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

This quote demonstrates a lack of understanding of making decisions in the presence of uncertainty and the processes and events that create uncertainty. There is naturally occurring variability from uncontrolled processes. Aleatory uncertainty is expressed as a process variability.

Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

Alexander, “Estimation of the New Agile XP Process Model for Medium-Scale Projects Using Industrial Case Studies,” M. An Empirical Evaluation of Simplified Function Point Measurements Processes,” Luigi Lavazza and Geng Liu, International Journal on Advances in Software, Vol.

Compendium of Works to Increase Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Management Processes (#MP). While many of the presentations have similar titles, the content is focused on a specific set of processes and practices, while the principles are the same, since they are Immutable. . Management Processes. Agile Universe , 2002.

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Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

The same process for estimating is applied to multi-billion dollar projects we work. And the same process is applied to the Scrum development processes on those projects. . Here's some materials that provide the tools and processes needed to learn how to estimate. Planning and Executing Time-Bound Projects,” Eduardo Miranda, IEEE Computer , March 2002, pp. Koren and Marek Vokác, International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering , 2002.

What’s Worse Than Not Automating Your Software Delivery Pipeline?

Leading Agile

The company wanted to automate their dispatching process. Instead of automating their current process, they advised the company to set up a paper-based procedure that would be easy to change or discard, and work out any kinks that way. Even better: It was the right process.

If the PMP exam is changing, why would an aspiring PMP not want to be certified on the latest edition of the PMBOK?

Brad Egeland

From the first change in 2002 to this exam change, there have been tremendous changes in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). You can most certainly certify with the newest exam. Cheetah Learning has been involved now in six exam changes over the course of the past 16 years.