Live on SharePoint 2007! Recap and Leasons Learned.


Well, our portal was officially switched over last Tuesday, January 16 th , 2007. We were running webparts from '03 for MONTHS on our SharePoint 2007 environment with any issues and only found problems as the load begin to reach critical mass. see [link] ) Load test and look for memory leaks or process hogs *before* going live to identity potential problem areas. I hope that all of you doing SharePoint 2007 deployments are as fortunate/lucky as we've been

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Scrum in Wrike: making software development more agile


As a lightweight process, Scrum complements agile management practices and makes the process of software project delivery more efficient. Reports on accomplishments and commitments : In Wrike, the workflow process is reflected in detail.

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How to organize client projects in Wrike


What is great, when the responsible party updates the task, marking it as completed, adding comments or updating the due date, your client is instantly informed about the order process.

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How Do Enterprise 2.0 Technologies Make Companies More Agile?


Today’s businesses are affected by globalization processes, and enterprises often become bigger, therefore more inflexible and bureaucratic. Organizational change experts stress the need to develop agile companies. Major Enterprise 2.0 theorists say that new-generation technologies can turn inflexible companies into agile and efficient organizations. They praise social software for optimizing management and overall company activity.

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Collective Intelligence Builds New Approach to Project Management


It allows associates to collaborate on project plans.The working process is coordinated not by a single manager, but by other employees, as well. The software enables project participants to contribute to collective work and has details of all the project processes in the company. At the same time, it allows coordination by the manager, who can follow all the processes easily.

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New Technologies Transform the Notion of Project Management


Now organizations that aren’t Web-based imply similar technologies in their working processes. is affecting business processes by offering incredible communication opportunities for organizations known as “ Enterprise 2.0.” introduces simple, flexible and user-friendly ways to support processes inside and outside of a company. Now new processes brought by project management 2.0

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Mobile Project Management in Wrike with BlackBerry


With a BlackBerry, you can create tasks in Wrike in seconds on the go: • you e-mail the task directly to and process it later; • or delegate the task to your team, adding to the CC field of your email. There are thousands of situations when you are not in the office and don’t have access to a computer with an Internet connection.

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Knowledgeline: SharePoint 2007 Update - Enterprise Search Rocks!!:: by Tom Baldwin


Knowledgeline Tuesday, November 14, 2006 SharePoint 2007 Update - Enterprise Search Rocks!! So, we are now less than a month away from going live on our SharePoint 2007 portal. Youve likely seen my previous posts on Windows Workflow Foundation (WWF), which has been a huge boon for us, now let me introduce you to the next new feature of SharePoint 2007 which I think is reason enough to make the switch, the new Enterprise Search engine.

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Product-Market Fit: What Is It & Why Is It Important?

The obvious one is the Apple iPhone, a device that wasn’t unique but captured the imagination of customers so effectively that it’s hard to believe it was only introduced in 2007. Back to Olsen, who has created a process to establish a product-market fit.

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Knowledgeline: SharePoint 2007 is full of surprises – lets talk workflow!:: by Tom Baldwin


Knowledgeline Thursday, June 15, 2006 SharePoint 2007 is full of surprises – lets talk workflow! I will be periodically blogging about our firms venture with SharePoint 2007 (SP07). The workflow utilizes a Form Library list with a custom content type (InfoPath 2007 form - opened in the web browser using Office Forms Services). Getting lawyers hooked on EDD processing, the pape.

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Summary of Capabilities Based Planning

Herding Cats

There have been some recent posts about managing scope, defining needed Features, determining how to release software to stakeholders - in both traditional and agile processes. The primary document produced from the Capabilities Based Planning process is the Concept of Operations.

How Change Management Fits Into Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Training is a structured way to embed and support the new behaviours, explain new processes and get people comfortable with new ways of working. Here is some further reading that you might like: Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers, Anthony Mersino (Amacom, 2007).

A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

In 2007, PMP was accredited by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and as of July 2018 over 876,000 people hold this certification. The organization also offers an ethics complaint and review process as a resource to project managers.

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

The service simplifies the process to make case preparation often take half the time it would on paper. But between late 2007 and 2015, the number of hours of content streamed increased 1,000 times. Everybody’s head is in the cloud nowadays. The phrase has shifted its meaning, however.

Get Motivated: 10 Motivational Speeches That Will Change Your Life

Bill Gates, Commencement Speech, Harvard, 2007. But it is by connecting with a larger whole that we can achieve our greatest good and see our own worth reflected in the product of our collaborative process.

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Inspiring Women in Project Management: Amy Hamilton

Girl's Guide to PM

The names and processes are different, however, but very results focused. 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.

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Next Generation Project Management Software

Girl's Guide to PM

Moving from traditional to contemporary approaches to project management activities, companies that adopt a linear, phase-by-phase, project management style will probably decline in favour of faster, more iterative and lighter approaches that are driven more by results than processes.

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Cone of Uncertainty - Revisited

Herding Cats

Specific actions to reduce the Episuncertaintiesnaties and Margin to handle the Aleatory uncertainies are part of any good project management process. . 37–48, 2007.

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ITIL for Project Managers – Should you?

Online PM Courses

And, whether you are an IT Project Manager or not, you may find yourself delivering IT in the form of hardware, infrastructure, software, or service processes as a part of your projects. It consolidated the library into nine logical ‘sets’ that grouped related processes.

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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. 37–48, 2007.

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How to Use Sharepoint to Improve Call Center Performance

TrustRadius Project Management

Starting off as a call center representative in 2007, Daniel worked his way up to site supervisor, learning what works (and doesn’t) for a nationwide network of agents. Processes falling through the cracks. Processes Falling Through The Cracks.

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Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

Predicting Web Development Effort Using a Bayesian Network,” Emilia Mendes, EASE, 2007. “A 153, 2007 “Overspend? Alexander, “Estimation of the New Agile XP Process Model for Medium-Scale Projects Using Industrial Case Studies,” M. Focused Software Process Improvement, 2015.

Basis of Estimating Software Development

Herding Cats

Estimating Software Costs: Bringing Realism to Estimating , Second Edition, Capers Jones, 2007. Estimating Software-Intensive Systems: Projects, Products, and Processes , Richard Stutzke, Addison-Wesley, 2005. Herding Cats: The Classic Misunderstanding between Principles, Practices, and Process. The estimating of software development is both straightforward and complex.

Talent Management of The Future

Leading Answers

The recognition that people bring value and the need to respect, attract and engage people is central to the process. So, after recognizing why the process is a good one, even though it is often implemented less well (much like agile) let’s see how talent management operates for agile teams.

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

The IIL Blog

Most especially, I needed to know the tools, the processes and the sequence of processes. I would have been able to see how the project management process could be transitioned to other disciplines.” By Anselm Begley, PMP, PRINCE2, CBAP, CSM, APMG Managing Benefits.

Risk Management is How Adults Manage Projects

Herding Cats

Strategic Risk Taking: A Framework for Risk Management , FT Press, August 12, 2007. Ravindranath Pandian, Auerbach Publications, 2007. Project Risk Management: Process, Techniques, and Insights , 2nd Edition, Chris Chapman and Stephen Ward, John Wiley & Sons, 2003.

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Microeconomics and Risk Management in Decision Making for Software Development

Herding Cats

Take for example the deployment of an ERP system, the installation, and startup of a process control system, the release of a suite of embedded software controllers for a car, aircraft, petrochemical plant. Dissertation, University of Maryland, 2007. 27, 2007, Stanford University.

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Resources for Cone of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

The planned uncertainty not only needs to decrease over time passing, but this reduction diminishes any impacts of risk on the decision-making processes. 37-48, 2007. Cone of Uncertainty describes the evolution of the amount of uncertainty during a project.

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Kanban to manage Complex/ Quick Moving Situations


In the usual Scrum process, the P.O. 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?

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Fallacy of the Day

Herding Cats

The requirements documents (in whatever form) are the basis of the process to verify these needed capabilities with customers and internal or external stakeholders and validates these requirement meet to need strategic intent of the work. [2]. The requirements process begins with the analysis and elicitation of the objectives and constraints of the organization needed to meet the strategic goals in the form of Capabilities. [1]

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

In order to make decisions about future outcomes of a project subject to these uncertainties, we need to not only know how these three variables randomly interact, but also how they behave as standalone processes.

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How To Take Over An Existing Project [Free Checklist]

Girl's Guide to PM

If your work so far has uncovered things that concern you, then consider investing some time in a formal healthcheck process. Consider this. You’ve recently taken over a project that has already started. Your handover hasn’t been that great.

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Project Innovation and “Crossing the Chasm”

Tony Adams

We talk a lot about Project Management structure, processes and practices – these are put forward as a way of providing stability and certainty. Shenhar and Dvir (2007) pose an interesting argument about innovation in a project management context.

Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Project Risk Management: A Combined Analytic Hierarchy Process and Decision Tree Approach,” Prasanta Kumar Dey, Cost Engineering , Vol. 567, 2007. Norton, The Systems Engineering Process Office, MITRE Corporation, 6 June 1999. INCOSE, November 8 & 9, 2007. 1, 2007, pp.

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#PMOT – Who are the Project Managers on Twitter to Follow?

Online PM Courses

Serving the project management community since 2007 with fresh project management articles every day! Agile methods offer alternatives to traditional #ProjectManagement processes. #PMOT is the Twitter hashtag used by Project Managers on Twitter.

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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. 567, 2007. Norton, The Systems Engineering Process Office, MITRE Corporation, 6 June 1999. INCOSE, November 8 & 9, 2007. 1, 2007, pp.

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How Leading Experts Gauge the Health of Projects


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.

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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. . Estimating Processes in Support of Economic Analysis. 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.

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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. Group Processes in Software Effort Estimation,” Kjetil Moløkken-østvold and Magne Jørgensen, Empirical Software Engineering, 9, 315–334, 2004. 1, January 2007. 37–48, 2007. 2007), pp.

12 Project Management Rules You’d be Wise to Note

Online PM Courses

PRINCE2 was updated in 2007 , by the way. And many of the Project Management tools and techniques, and systems and processes that we use are designed to help you. Scoping your Project is a process of negotiating with a range of stakeholders.

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