The Effective and Innovative Virtual Team Leader

International Institute for Learning

In 2006 he received the prestigious Person of the Year Award from PMI for his contributions to the practice of project management. The post The Effective and Innovative Virtual Team Leader appeared first on The IIL Blog. By Frank P. Saladis, PMP, LIMC MCCP, PMI Fellow.

What Is Cloud Storage, and How Are Innovative Companies Using It?

ProjectManager.com

Where it once implied daydreaming, now it is the realm of innovative businesses and forward-thinking leaders. But the elephant in the room is Amazon Web Services, which launched in 2006, and has since become the recognized leader in cloud storage. While cloud storage has become a given for both personal and business use, before exploring how organizations are using the technology in innovative ways, it’s important to take an unbiased look at the service.

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Cycling to knowledge

Knowledgeline

Being agile, willing to alter course, evaluating conditions and going with the flow, has proven to be useful for survival, speeding innovation and building resilience - but can it also improve intelligence and result in greater knowledge formation? What do we really know about those knowledge practices that involve a strong cyclic component?

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Knowledgeline: A nice compliment to CRM - Social Networking:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, January 12, 2006 A nice compliment to CRM - Social Networking For those of you lamenting over the level of effort required to keep your CRM systems up-to-date or the lack of use by lawyers, these new tools may be the answer. And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes.

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Knowledgeline: LexisNexis acquires Dataflight including its flagship solution, Concordance:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Wednesday, July 05, 2006 LexisNexis acquires Dataflight including its flagship solution, Concordance I just received word from our Lexis rep today that they are acquiring Dataflight, the makers of Concordance. The marketplace does not thrive without a bit of competition, and in my humble opinion, the acquisitions taking place arent helping drive innovation, simply limiting our choices.

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Knowledgeline: Microsoft finally enters the KM space with Knowledge Network:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, May 18, 2006 Microsoft finally enters the KM space with Knowledge Network Bill Gates announced yesterday at Microsofts annual CEO Summit, their first product targeted towards knowledge management, more precisely centered on expertise location called Knowledge Network, which will be a part of SharePoint 2007. And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes.

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Knowledgeline: Getting lawyers hooked on EDD processing, the paper v. plastic dilemma:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Wednesday, April 19, 2006 Getting lawyers hooked on EDD processing, the paper v. And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes. plastic dilemma While much has been made over the last 12 months about e-discovery, Zubalake and Morgan Stanley, the reality is that many lawyers and their clients are still a bit naive and shocked about the costs involved in properly handling e-discovery.

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Knowledgeline: Knowledge Management v. Practice Enhancement:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Tuesday, February 21, 2006 Knowledge Management v. And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes. Practice Enhancement In recent years, Ive struggled to try and define knowledge management. I actually joke about it when partners at my firm ask me "What does a Chief Knowledge Officer do anyway?" and my response is often "When I find out, Ill let you know" - which is usually followed by a chuckle.

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Knowledgeline: The Best KM Software Yet? Yahoo Answers the Question:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Wednesday, January 25, 2006 The Best KM Software Yet? And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes. Yahoo Answers the Question Okay, so if youve noticed, most of my posts dont talk about traditional KM systems (if there is such a thing), but I think Ive found something very interesting that Yahoo has in beta now, [link]. With a Yahoo account, you can start using the system right away.

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Knowledgeline: Knowledgeline makes Technolawyers "BlawgWorld 2006" list:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, December 01, 2005 Knowledgeline makes Technolawyers "BlawgWorld 2006" list From the Technolawyer site , "According to various studies, approximately 80,000 new blogs launch every day, including dozens of legal blogs (blawgs). For this reason, weve published BlawgWorld 2006: Capital of Big Ideas, a TechnoLawyer eBook designed to take you on a journey through 51 of the most influential blawgs." And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes.

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Why do projects fail? (Includes examples!)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The Airbus A380 was due to take to the skies in 2006. The Scottish Parliament may well have been over budget and delayed, but it was a success in the eyes of the may when the innovative building, designed by Enric Miralles, won the Stirling prize for architecture in 2005.

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Basis of Estimating Software Development

Small Business CEO

Software Sizing, Estimation, and Risk Management: When Performance is Measured Performance Improves , Daniel Galaorath and Michael Evans , Auerbach, 2006. Agile Estimating and Planning , Mike Cohn, Prentice Hall, 2006. Agile Project Management: Creating Innovative Products , Jim Highsmith, Addison Wesley, 2004. The estimating of software development is both straightforward and complex.

Return On Invested Capital Definition for Strategic Project Managers

The Strategic Project Manager

The following are a sampling of five profitability metrics, expressed as average ROIC over the period 1992 to 2006, from “On Competition” by Michael Porter: Pharmaceuticals – 31.7%.

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In-Depth: Stable Or Fluid Teams? What Does The Science Say?

Scrum.org

Kozlowski & Ilgen (2006) describe this reciprocity as “process begets structure, which in turn guides process”. Wang et al (2006) studied software teams tasked with ERP implementations and found that cohesive teams performed significantly better than less-cohesive teams. 2006).

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Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

Software effort estimation terminology: The tower of Babel,” Stein Grimstad, Magne Jørgensen, Kjetil Moløkken-Østvold, Information and Software Technology 48 (2006) 302–310. Software effort estimation terminology: The tower of Babel,” Stein Grimstad, Magne Jørgensen, Kjetil Moløkken-Østvold, Information and Software Technology , 48 (2006) 302–310. “A Agile Estimating and Planning , Mike Cohn, Prentice Hall, 2006. ” Haugen, Proceedings of AGILE 2006 Conference (AGILE’06). “A

The 23 Best Project Management Books For Upgrading Your Career in 2020

Planio

However, The Culture Code teaches what you need to know to maximize your team’s performance, create clear and open lines of communication, and challenge your team to be creative and innovative. Published date: 2006 (Revised edition). Published date: 2006 (Revised edition).

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Project Portfolio Management Works for More Than Just IT

Meisterplan

In 2006, Anand Sanwal, CEO of CB Insights, and former VP of American Express, said, “I remain amazed at how the entire portfolio management discipline has become largely focused on enabling corporate portfolio management for IT investments. Corporate Portfolio Management should be used for any area where discretionary expenditures and hence investments are occurring including advertising & promotion, innovation/R&D, operations, sales, IT, capital expenditures, etc.”

Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

179, 2006. Effort Estimation for Mobile Applications Using Use Case Point (UCP),” Anureet Kaur and Kulwant Kaur, Smart Innovations in Communication and Computational Sciences. 123, 2006. “A 28, 2006 “Estimating with Use Case Points,” Mike Cohn. Managing the Sources of Uncertainty: Matching Process and Context in Software Development,” Alan MacCormack and Roberto Verganti, The Journal of Product Innovation Management, 2003:20:217?232. 2006. “A

Route to Enterprise Scale Agility

Digite

It was replicated at Robert Bosch’s South Bend, Indiana facility in 2006. It is a discontinuous (or disruptive) innovation in management thinking within the enterprise. Shallow Kanban implementations represent continuous innovation within the existing paradigm. Competitiveness in the age of digital disruption requires businesses to achieve agility at scale – not in select projects and portfolios alone, but across functions, across the business.

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In-Depth: How Coherence And Cohesion Are Critical To Scrum

Scrum.org

Wang et al (2006) studied software teams tasked with ERP implementations and found that cohesive teams performed significantly better than less-cohesive teams. 2006). Group cohesion in organizational innovation: An empirical examination of ERP implementation.

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Asana Alternatives

Binfire

It is one of the few SaaS companies which does not rely heavily on marketing but on innovation. It was founded by Andrew Filev in 2006. Asana is a popular to-do list. Even though it lacks some basic project management features it is heavily touted as a proper project management application. The good news is that there are several excellent Asana alternatives in the market today. At its core, Asana is a to-do list plus added functionality like team communication thrown in.

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Microeconomics and Risk Management in Decision Making for Software Development

Herding Cats

Modeling Uncertainty in Risk Assessment Using Double Monte Carlo Method,” International Journal of Engineering and Innovation Technology (IJEIT), Volume 1, Issue 4, April 2012. 3, August 2006, pp. Systems Requirements Analysis , Academic Press, 2006. Branching Out: Decision Trees Offer a Realistic Approach to Risk Analysis,” PM Network , May 2006, p. AF, Rand Corporation 2006.

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17 Biotech Conferences to Attend in 2018

Appfluence

Each year since 2006, Moffitt has hosted this conference, which has shown steady growth in attendance from about 200 to a maximum capacity of 375 at the 2017 conference. Partnering for Growth: Biotech Innovation, Showcase, & Forum. In addition to the Innovation Showcase, Partnering For Growth features a series of educational presentations, panel discussions, and networking activities aimed at sharing best practices and opportunities for collaboration within the industry.

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Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

México, 1 al 3 de Febrero de 2006. Risk Analysis & Estimating Uncertainty … and what this has to do with the price of milk in McLean,” Phil Beenhouwer, The Society of Cost Estimating & Analysis (SCEA), May 17, 2006. Performing Organization,” Christopher Alberts and Audrey Dorfee, Software Engineering Institute, 2006. Common Elements of Risk,” Christopher Alberts, CMU/SEI-2006, TN-014, April 2006. Innovation and Risk Management,” Eduardo Manuel, MPRA Paper No.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

México, 1 al 3 de Febrero de 2006. Risk Analysis & Estimating Uncertainty … and what this has to do with the price of milk in McLean,” Phil Beenhouwer, The Society of Cost Estimating & Analysis (SCEA), May 17, 2006. Performing Organization,” Christopher Alberts and Audrey Dorfee, Software Engineering Institute, 2006. Common Elements of Risk,” Christopher Alberts, CMU/SEI-2006, TN-014, April 2006. Innovation and Risk Management,” Eduardo Manuel, MPRA Paper No.

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What is Agile Project Management? (and how to implement it)

EasyProjects

For instance, in 2006, Salesforce.com went all-out with change across the whole organization from the start and successfully completed a transformation from traditional management to Agile management in just three months. It might even contribute to how fast we are advancing as a species when it comes to technology and innovation. What is Agile Project Management? . Imagine for a moment that you’re cooking stew for the first time.

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The Best Time Tracking Software of 2018

Paymo App

Launched in 2006, they aim to do things the Harvest way. This implies being honest, giving back, innovating, and listening to customers’ needs among others. Started in 2006, TSheets fulfilled a need of one of the founder’s previous company: tracking timesheets for employees who were always on the go. Published: February 2018. If you’re here, it means that you’re looking for time tracking software that you will use yourself or with your team.

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Product Discovery Anti-Patterns Leading to Failure

Scrum.org

To prevail in today’s game of an accelerated innovation-based competition—software is eating the world—, every organization needs to acquire a holistic understanding of an agile product creation process: A vision leads to a strategy that (probably) results in a portfolio of products (and services).

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How to Measure Success? Is it Even Possible?

Scrum.org

I worked in a context where the optimizing goal was to free people’s capacity to do “better things” and to free up some cash so that the organization wouldn’t have to go to the money markets to invest in innovation. According to Scrum.org’s Evidence Based Management , we only measured current value, time to market, and what I refer to as the in ability to innovate. That’s where the context was, no appetite for innovation other than innovation for problem-solving.

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Wrike vs Asana – which PM tool works best for YOU?

BeeWits

Founded in 2006 by Andrew Filev, it is today one of the top project management solutions powering thousands of businesses, in fact, the service is today used by more than 12,000 companies worldwide, competing with likes of Basecamp, Jira, Trello, Teamwork and of course, Asana amongst plenty of others. We couldn’t find the latest attachment, or it was out of date,” says Kimberly Otte, Menu Innovation Project Manager.

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Misunderstanding Making Decisions in the Presence of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

Using Risk Management to Balance Agile Methods: A Study of the Scrum Process,” Benjamin Gold and Clive Vassell, 2 nd International Conference of Knowledge-Based Engineering and Innovation , November 5-6, 2015. Loch, Arnoud DeMeyer, and Michael Pich, Wiley, 2006. There was a Tweet two days ago from one of the founders of eXtreme Programming, that said. What happens if you shift focus from "accurate estimation" to "reliably shipping by a date"? .

The Agile Origins of Project Management 2.0

Wrike

In 2006, Intel launched the IT@Intel pilot blog , and in 2007 it rolled out a full blog program called Blogs@Intel. In April 2006, Intrawest Placemaking , a real estate development firm that operates in North America and Europe, undertook a bold technical initiative focused on empowering individual employees. This trend was recognized by technology and business experts, and in 2006, Andrew McAfee , an associate professor at Harvard Business School, coined the term “Enterprise 2.0.”

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What Project Management 2.0 IS and what it IS NOT (Part 1)

Wrike

Nevertheless, they have about 20,000 employees, keep innovating and still aren’t keen on heavy project management processes that simply would not have worked for them. Here’s what he has to say about traditional management practices: “In the years to come, progressive companies will use the Web to overcome the shortcomings of their antiquated, bureaucracy-based management models – flaws that today severely inhibit the capacity of these organizations to adapt, innovate and inspire.”.

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