Wrike’s Voice on PMHut

Wrike

PMHut is a remarkable online collection of articles, covering the whole process of managing a project, from initiation to closure, including all the necessary templates. " This week, PMHut featured Andrew’s article on the characteristics of an ideal project management tool. Find out by reading Andrew Filev’s article at PMHut.com. Project Management articles Project Management 2.0

2008 28

The Must-Read Reading List for Project Communication and Collaboration

Girl's Guide to PM

Here’s my Must-Read Reading List for some great pointers on the skills, process and experience of engaging people and working together, whether your job is to lead or to follow. Melanie Franklin & Susan Tuttle: Stationery Office, 2008.

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How To Help Teams Make Group Decisions

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by author Edoardo Binda Zane. In this article I will give you a few tools to help you facilitate the process and direct your team’s efforts and energy in the right direction. The Group Decision Process.

2016 305

Why PMOs Fail: 5 Shocking PMO Statistics

Keyedin

Since 2008, the correlated PMO implementation failure rate is over 50% (Gartner Project Manager 2014). Portfolio Process Management.

PMO 78

Can the Words “Innovation” and “Project Management” Be Used In The Same Sentence?

The IIL Blog

According to management guru Peter Drucker, there are only two sources for growth: marketing and innovation [Drucker, 2008]. Innovation management , in its purest form, is a combination of the management of innovation processes and change management. It refers to products, services, business processes, and accompanying transformational needs, whereby the organization must change the way they conduct their business. 2008). By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.

How to Create a Stellar Independent PM CV That Gets Clients

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article from Sidar OK, an executive coach who supports employees wishing to increase their income by becoming an independent consultant. Times changed after the 2008 crisis and the ensuing recession. Thinking about the structure will also help your writing process.

2019 289

A Compendium of Works to Increase the Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Here are my collected works, presentations, briefings, journal papers, articles, white papers, and essays, used to increase the Probability of Project Success (PoPS) I've developed and applied over my career in the software-intensive system of systems domain. Managment Processes.

2003 59

Treat Cause Not The Symptom

Herding Cats

When gaps in performance, benefits shortfalls, unanticipated cost, schedule, and performance variances, faulty products, or any undesirable outcome, blame the process, not people. Anytime you hear a description of some problem - a symptom - say bad management, misuse of some process, or poorly performing people issue, ask what is the root cause ? 1] Apollo Root Cause Analysis: Effective Solutions to Everyday Problems Every Time, 3rd Edition, Dean Gano, Atlas Books, 2008. [2]

2008 32

Basis of Estimating Software Development

Herding Cats

Estimating Software-Intensive Systems: Projects, Products, and Processes , Richard Stutzke, Addison-Wesley, 2005. Scaling Lean & Agle Development: Thinking and Organizational Tools for Large-Scale Scrum , Craig Larman and Bas Voode, Addison Wesley, 2008. Related articles. Herding Cats: The Classic Misunderstanding between Principles, Practices, and Process. The estimating of software development is both straightforward and complex.

Road Trippin’ Organizational Change: The Beginning

Project Management Essentials

This metric is attributed to Hammer and Champy’s 1993 classic, “Reengineering the Corporation” and is reinforced by a 2008 McKinsey survey of executives. In this article, I suggest that we use an agile-adaptive approach for our organizational change and transformation initiatives.

2008 52

Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

Alexander, “Estimation of the New Agile XP Process Model for Medium-Scale Projects Using Industrial Case Studies,” M. 11, November 2008. A Review on Software Cost and Effort Estimation Techniques for Agile Development Process,” Manju Vyas, Amit Bohra, Dr. C.S. 245, 2008.

Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Project Risk Management: A Combined Analytic Hierarchy Process and Decision Tree Approach,” Prasanta Kumar Dey, Cost Engineering , Vol. 79, 2008. “`,” Stephen Ward and Chris Chapman , International Journal of Project Management , 21, pp. 3, 2008. 11 November 2008.

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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. 79, 2008. “`,” Stephen Ward and Chris Chapman , International Journal of Project Management , 21, pp. 3, 2008. 11 November 2008.

Risk 42

The Two Styles of Project Leadership: Which One Are You?

LiquidPlanner

My own leadership self-awareness has increased dramatically since 2008 when I started my coaching and leadership studies. If we want high performance, however, and we want to develop our team members in the process, we have to integrate them both.

2016 120

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. Riehle, September 2008, Naval Postgraduate School.

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. From his article in an IEEE magazine often quoted by No Estimates advocates. . Related articles.

2007 42

An In-Depth Look at the Top 8 Modern Project Management Tools

Paymo App

We thought it was about time for a detailed article about the modern tools designed to support the ways teams work today. The initial onboarding process links you into 8 How To videos to get you running quickly. We hope this article will help you choose wisely.

2017 107

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.

Board Meeting Agenda and Best Practices

Appfluence

Jeff Bonforte who sold his company, Xobni, to Yahoo in 2008, learned this over time. A recent Harvard Business Review article explores how Netflix disrupted more than just the at-home movie economy. In Priority Matrix, you can create and save templates for each process.

2008 36

Monday Sucks! – Here Are 10 Productivity Tips to Make It Less Sucky

Teamweek

In one 2008 study in Australia, Mondays were reported to be the day when people felt the lowest. A few minutes of silent meditation will help you process any negative feelings and boost your concentration. Batch Process Routine Tasks.

2019 52

Assume a Spherical Cow

Leading Agile

” I was reminded of the old joke by a recent article by John Regehr, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Utah, entitled “Closing the Loop: The Importance of External Engagement in Computer Science Research.”

2018 99

Little's Law - Use, Misuse, and Sometimes Simply Wrong Ideas

Herding Cats

The sequence of the work processing can be any order: First in First out, Last in First out, or any other or even a random sequence in your workflow. What is the process? . What are the steps in the process? But what if we're trying to decide what throughput is needed for some process in the future. That is we're planning for the future performance of the system to produce the outcomes of the software development processes NEEDED to meeet a business goal.

2008 32

The Best Time Tracking Software of 2018

Paymo App

Onboarding process : We’ve gone through each step of the onboarding process to see exactly how easy it is for a user to get acquainted with a new tool. The company has been around since 2008 and started out initially as a time tracking and invoicing app. Published: February 2018.

2018 75

Deconstructing The Cone of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

But a more important idea is missing in the article. Armour, Communications of the ACM , March 2008, Vol. 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. Related articles. Estimating Processes in Support of Economic Analysis.

2007 37

Cone of Uncertainty - Part Cinq

Herding Cats

The Measure that is modeled in the Cone the variable is the Quantitative basis of a control process that establishes the goal for the performance measure. The processes is an engineering discipline. Agile 2008 Conference. [18] Related articles.

2007 43

Cone of Uncertainty - Part Trois

Herding Cats

The Measure that is modeled in the Cone the variable is the Quantitative basis of a control process that establishes the goal for the performance measure. The processes is an engineering discipline. Agile 2008 Conference. [18] Related articles.

2007 36

COTS – Commercial off the Shelf Lifecycle Model

Jez Lister

This article is one of a series covering COTS – Commercials off the Shelf Lifecycle model methodology, also know as package software. In 2008 I started putting together an outline COTS methodology.

2014 52

Smarter Faster Better Book Review: 4 Lessons Learned

Project Management Hacks

” In this article, you will learn a few insights from the book. Duhigg also does excellent work in summarizing academic research articles from various fields and pulling out the relevant insights. Innovation remains a mysterious and powerful process in many organizations.

2016 38

Cone of Uncertainty - Part Cinq (Updated)

Herding Cats

The Measures that are modeled in the Cone of Uncertainty are the Quantitative basis of a control process that establishes the goal for the performance measures. The processes is an engineering discipline. Agile 2008 Conference. [18] Related articles.

2017 40

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

Wrike

in January, 2008. Traditional project management built many successful tools and processes that helped to increase the chances of success in those projects. It’s simply amazing what a huge difference these lightweight processes make to the world.

2009 36

JP Morgan Chase & Co Project Manager Profile: Paul Rezaie

Project Management Hacks

In this article, Paul Rezaie, Project Manager at JPMorgan Chase & Co, shares his career journey including what’s he learned working at JP Morgan Chase & Co. What was the process? Thanks to him, we were one of the few major banks to earn a during the 2008 recession.

2005 36