PRINCE2 – Still top of the charts

Arras People

Back in 2007 PRINCE2 was the most popular Project Management Qualification in the country (see article below). 2007 Report. The 2007 outlook? Respondents were asked which additional accreditations they were likely to go for in 2007.

PRINCE2 – Still Top of the Charts

Arras People

Back in 2007 PRINCE2 was the most popular Project Management Qualification in the country (see article below). 2007 Report. The 2007 outlook? Respondents were asked which additional accreditations they were likely to go for in 2007.

GirlsGuideToPM: My Top 10 Articles of All Time

Girl's Guide to PM

In September 2007 I published a guide to why projects fail. In case you’ve only just stumbled across this blog, this year I’m celebrating 10 years of blogging about project management. I thought it was time to look back and see what the stand-out articles were over the years.

2016 383

Effect of Culture on Innovation – A Conversation with Vivek Wadhwa

Guerrilla Project Management

His research, which has been supported by several grants from the Kauffman Foundation and by the Sloan Foundation, has been cited in thousands of national and international media outlets since 2007 and has. His research, which has been supported by several grants from the Kauffman Foundation and by the Sloan Foundation, has been cited in thousands of national and international media outlets since 2007 and has.

2014 48

Inspiring Women in Project Management: Amy Hamilton

Girl's Guide to PM

I decided in 2007 to obtain my PMP® and that is when I really become serious about formal project management. Today I’m interviewing Amy Hamilton. Amy’s spoken at a TEDTalk, served in the US Army, and is writing a book. Truly a woman of many talents!

2017 344

Capitalising on a “Disloyalty Bonus”

Arras People

The PMBR has consistently reported high percentages of practitioners who have had unchanged remuneration or worse during the period since the financial crisis of 2007.

2018 170

Clarifying Misconceptions of the Big Launch

Girl's Guide to PM

I’ve been attending the South by Southwest (SxSW) conferences since before Twitter’s breakout year in 2007. And every year since 2007, journalists rush home to talk about the next thing to launch at SxSW, and ask whether [insert startup name here] is the next Twitter.

2016 226

How Change Management Fits Into Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Here is some further reading that you might like: Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers, Anthony Mersino (Amacom, 2007). This article, How Change Management Fits Into Projects , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM.

Best Time Tracking App for iOS

TimeCamp

iPhone is the symbol of the modern mobile phones, called smartphones (being the first of its kind – when Steve Jobs announced it launch in 2007, it was a breakthrough.) Despite some strange practices applied lately by Apple Inc. farewell, dear 3,5mm headphone jack!),

2007 22

Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

1] Hunting Causes and Using Them: Approaches in Philosophy and Economics , Nancy Cartwright, Cambridge University Press, 2007. I know not why I am so sad - Antonio, at the beginning of The Merchant of Venice.

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TOP 3 change.org petitions which can boost companies’ productivity

TimeCamp

The website was launched on February 7, 2007. Today we present the top three petitions which can boost companies’ productivity. You may wonder why it matters and what’s the purpose. The thing is, petitions have an enormous power to change things for the better.

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Next Generation Project Management Software

Girl's Guide to PM

She teaches project management at University of Padova and has been a PMI volunteer since 2007. Digitalization and Collaboration. The project and portfolio management (PPM) software market is changing.

Project Management Software Provides Accurate Reporting

Function Point

Founded by Braden Douglas in 2007, Relevention’s team of savvy and creative marketing and design professionals leverages a proprietary 8-step marketing strategy process to provide innovative and results-driven marketing solutions. Case Study: Accurate Reporting = Better Project Management. COMPANY: Relevention Marketing Solutions INDUSTRY: Marketing Strategy & Creative SIZE: 26 Employees. Background On Relevention.

2014 40

Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

1] Hunting Causes and Using Them: Approaches in Philosophy and Economics , Nancy Cartwright, Cambridge University Press, 2007. I know not why I am so sad - Antonio, at the beginning of The Merchant of Venice. Our brains have been designed from evolution to make calculations about possible futures. This is called deciding.

2007 28

Microeconomics and Risk Management in Decision Making for Software Development

Herding Cats

Dissertation, University of Maryland, 2007. Subjective Probability Distribution Elicitation in Cost Risk Analysis: A Review,” RAND Corporation, TR-410-AF, 2007. Practical Risk Management: The ATOM Method , Management Concepts, 2007. 27, 2007, Stanford University.

2007 42

Basis of Estimating Software Development

Herding Cats

Estimating Software Costs: Bringing Realism to Estimating , Second Edition, Capers Jones, 2007. The estimating of software development is both straightforward and complex. When it is suggested that estimating is hard, of no value, and unnecessary, always ask what principle is used to support that claim? Don't hear one? Then it's likely just a personal anecdote made without any principles. .

How To Take Over An Existing Project [Free Checklist]

Girl's Guide to PM

Reviews of Project Management in the Real World Health Informatics Now, Sept 2007 Rating: 9/10 Elizabeth Harrin uses her extensive experience in this book to show how projects in the real world can. Consider this. You’ve recently taken over a project that has already started.

2016 277

Resources for Cone of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

Coping with the Cone of Uncertainty: An Empirical Study of the SAIV Process Model," Da Yang, Barry Boehm, Ye Yang, Qing Wang, and Mingshu Li, ICSP 2007, LNCS 4470, pp. 37-48, 2007. Cone of Uncertainty describes the evolution of the amount of uncertainty during a project.

2007 42

What is a Project Management Certification? And Why Do I Need It?

The IIL Blog

Begley (MBA, PMP, CBAP, CSM, CSPO) has been teaching project management, business analysis, and general management for companies and government organizations worldwide since 2007. By Anselm Begley, PMP, PRINCE2, CBAP, CSM, APMG Managing Benefits.

Why Do Products Fail? – Forgetting that Users Learn

Tyner Blain

I first came across her canyon of pain model in 2007. Next up in the series on the root causes of product failure – products that fail because you have ignored the user’s level of experience. The first time someone uses your product, they don’t know anything about it.

2012 203

How Leading Experts Gauge the Health of Projects

MavenLink

Prior to Skyemar, Ken was director of corporate planning and portfolio management at Illumina from 2007 to 2016, where he led the development of the annual strategic, operating, and portfolio plans, as well as resource management across 200 projects and 1,500 resources.

2018 64

12 Project Management Rules You’d be Wise to Note

Online PM Courses

PRINCE2 was updated in 2007 , by the way. When you have been Managing Projects for a while, you will start to notice that some things are always true.

2018 107

Becoming An Effective Leader In Government & Beyond: An Interview With Steve Ressler, Founder of GovLoop

Project Management Hacks

He is a 2015 Presidential Leadership Scholar, has won the 2010 GovTech Top 25 Doers, Dreamers, and Drivers Award, as well as the 2007 and 2009 Federal 100 Award. Have you ever considered the public sector and government for your next career move?

Servant Leadership – It Works

Project-Management.pm

When Cheryl Bachelder took over as CEO of Popeye’s Chicken in 2007 , the company was in trouble. The copier was out of toner. Anyone who understands copiers understands that toner is the ink that actually allows copies to be made. For teachers, who tend to copy reams of learning materials for their students, this can be a disaster.

Assume a Spherical Cow

Leading Agile

A report given at Agile 2007 on a study of Test-Driven Development, which I described in a blog post entitled “All evidence is anecdotal,” found that TDD can be useful for controlling cyclomatic complexity.

2018 99

17 Biotech Conferences to Attend in 2018

Appfluence

The inaugural conference was held in 2007, marking the 20th anniversary of Moffitt Cancer Center. Looking to add biotech conferences to attend in 2018 to next year’s schedule? This article includes a wide variety of biotech events that will meet your interests. . In the biotech industry, attending biotech conferences, summits, and events is a great way to network with others, all while gaining an in-depth understanding of the many underlying topics in biotechnology.

2018 86

Communication Skills for Project Managers | The Best Books

Online PM Courses

This has become something of a business classic in the years since it was first published in 2007. A large part of your job as a Project Manager is communication; arguably the largest part. So, only focusing on technical skills will not serve you.

2018 97

Fallacy of the Day

Herding Cats

A requirement is a statement that identifies a product or processes operational, functional, or design characteristic or constraint, which is unambiguous, testable, or measurable and necessary for product or process acceptability (ISO 2007). Requirements, as traditionally used, are a separation tool. To separate the "thinkers" from the "doers". In software this is a HUGE mistake! This conjecture is a fallacy.

2007 30

Deconstructing The Cone of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

Six Rules of Effective Forecasting," Paul Saffo, Harvard Business Review , July-August 2007. Coping with the Cone of Uncertainty: An Empirical Study of the SAIV Process Model," Da Yang, Barry Boehm, Ye Yang, Qing Wang, and Mingshu Li, CSP 2007, LNCS 4470, pp. 37–48, 2007. . The paper on the Cone of Uncertainty is used by many in the No Estimates community as an example of why estimates are of little use. Let's deconstruct the essence of the paper.

2007 32

Talent Management of The Future

Leading Answers

Grown from the idea of its founder and nurse, Jos de Blok in 2007, who had become frustrated at the bureaucracy and “machinification” of nursing care. We have shifted to Knowledge Work, but how do we find, develop and retain knowledgeable workers?

2018 74

15 Teamwork Software Alternatives for Project Management

Teamweek

Though they have been around since 2007, they still haven’t gained a very strong hold within the market due to increasingly innovative competition. Doing project management without using the proper software tools has become nearly impossible, especially over the last few years.

2007 50

Top 10 Free Invoice Templates Resources

Paymo App

To print these invoices you should be using Microsoft Office 2007 or a newer version so that their format will display correctly. Are you facing the task of finding the perfect invoice template to use for your business?

2017 74

A Seriously Challenged Project

The Tao of Project Management

Soon after construction started in 2007, delays and cost overruns started to accumulate. Another one from the Why Do Projects Fail website: Edinburgh City Council: Tram Network (Sep 2003 to May 2014) When originally conceived the project was intended to reduce traffic congestion, reduce carbon emissions and help the city cope with the increased demand for public transport in the next decade.

2015 33

What Gilmore Girls Can Teach You About Project Stakeholder Management

Wrike

This, in turn, strengthened the demand for a revival of the series — a demand that’s been vocalized by fans since 2007. If you’ve never heard of Gilmore Girls before, here’s the 5-second intro.

2016 58

The Psychology of Pricing: How to Pick the Right Pricing Model for Your Company

Planio

Selling high-priced cloud storage space made sense back in 2007. You’ve got a great product. You’ve beat the odds, listened to your users, planned a killer product launch, and have thousands of potential customers clamoring to get their hands on your latest thing.

2018 84

Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

1, January 2007. Modern Tools to Support DoD Software Intensive System of Systems Cost Estimation: A DACS State-of-the-Art Report, August 2007. Coping with the Cone of Uncertainty: An Empirical Study of the SAIV Process Model,” Da Yang, Barry Boehm , Ye Yang, Qing Wang, and Mingshu Li, ICSP 2007, LNCS 4470, pp. 37–48, 2007. 2007), pp. Estimating is a learned skill, used for any purpose from every-day life to management of projects.

Kanban to manage Complex/ Quick Moving Situations

Digite

Starting in 2007 when we moved from being a waterfall shop to 2011 when we adopted Kanban, we have ourselves mastered a number of challenges that the question above presents. Is this you?

Managing in Presence of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

Coping with the Cone of Uncertainty: An Empirical Study of the SAIV Process Model,” Da Yang, Barry Boehm, Ye Yang, Qing Wang, and Mingshu Li, ICSP 2007, LNCS 4470, pp. 37–48, 2007. Let's say you're the project or program manager of a large complex system.

2010 63

Talent Management of The Future

Leading Answers

Grown from the idea of its founder and nurse, Jos de Blok in 2007, who had become frustrated at the bureaucracy and “machinification” of nursing care. We have shifted to Knowledge Work, but how do we find, develop and retain knowledgeable workers? This post examines Talent Management from two perspectives. First, what works well for agile teams. Second, how does the function change as organizations evolve, showing us how talent management may be done in future.

2001 40

107 Amazing Sales Tips, Stats, and Facts

DigitalPM

In 2007 it took an average of 3.68 Rather just scroll through the raw data? Here you go … 1. 44% of salespeople give up after one follow-up. [Source: Scripted]. The average sales person only makes 2 attempts to reach a prospect. [Source: Sirius Decisions].

2016 60

Cone of Uncertainty - Part Cinq

Herding Cats

1, 2007, pp. A SLOC Counting Standard," COCOMO II Forum 2007. [20] The notion of the Cone of Uncertainty has been around for awhile. Barry Boehm's work in “Software Engineering Economics”. Prentice-Hall, 1981.

2005 45

American Heritage FCU Ups Nationally Available 5-Year CD (2.60% APY)

Wrike

| About Us. Forum. Banks. Savings Accounts. Checking Accounts. CD Rates. Money Market. IRA Rates. Featured 1-Year CD Rates. Useful Resources. Banking Essentials. 40 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Bank. The Big List of Credit Unions Open to Anyone. What Do You Need to Open a Bank Account? Difference Between Banks and Credit Unions. Interest Rate vs. APY. Difference Between Wire Transfer and ACH. How ACH Transfers Work. Do I Have to Pay Taxes on Bank Account Interest. How to Build a CD Ladder.

2009 34

Cone of Uncertainty - Part Trois

Herding Cats

1, 2007, pp. A SLOC Counting Standard," COCOMO II Forum 2007. [20] The notion of the Cone of Uncertainty has been around for awhile. Barry Boehm's work in “Software Engineering Economics”. Prentice-Hall, 1981.

2005 36