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 23

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.

2009 61

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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.

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.

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.

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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.

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.

What Gilmore Girls Can Teach You About Project Stakeholder Management

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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.

2007 19

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 42

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.

2014 11

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. .

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?

2015 13

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.

Fallacy of the Day

Herding Cats

Reinventing Project Management , Aaron Shenhar and Dov Dvir, Harvard Business Press, 2007. "On spec" is open loop control on value. Project Controls are Management Actions, either preplanned to achieve the desired result, or taken as a corrective measure prompted by the monitoring process.

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 14

Misinterpretations of the Cone of Uncertainty

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Misinterpretations of the “Cone of Uncertainty” in Florida during the 2004 Hurricane Season, Kenneth Broad, Anthony Leiserowitz, Jessica Weinkle, and Marissa Steketee, American Meteorological Society , May 2007.

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.

Top 10 Free Invoice Templates Resources

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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?

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.

Misunderstanding Making Decisions in the Presence of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

Commonalities in Risk Management and Agile Process Models,” Jaana Nyfjord and Mira Kajko-Mattsson, International Conference on Software Engineering Advances(ICSEA 2007). There was a Tweet two days ago from one of the founders of eXtreme Programming, that said.

2003 15

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.

Cone of Uncertainty - Part Cinq (Updated)

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.

Servant Leadership – It Works

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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.

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

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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.

107 Amazing Sales Tips, Stats, and Facts

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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].