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Why is it a project manager’s job to fix companies?

Rebel’s Guide to PM

At the roundtable discussion about project management in the collaborative age way back in 2012, the talk turned to how project managers could shape strategy. A version of this article first appeared in 2012. Find me in our Facebook group, Project Management Cafe , and let me know your thoughts!

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The challenges of IT Project Management, with Dave Gordon

Rebel’s Guide to PM

In 2012, I went to Las Vegas for the Pink Elephant ITSM conference. This interview first appeared in 2012 after my conversation with Dave and has been shared again. We discussed IT project management, the challenges for project managers working on Software as a Service projects and the cartoon laws of physics.

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10 Secrets To Being a Good Sponsor

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The book includes a list of 50 secrets in Appendix D which is a summary of The Standish Group’s Chaos Manifesto 2012: The Year of the Executive Sponsor. They appear as a list of 50 secrets in Appendix D as a summary of The Standish Group’s Chaos Manifesto 2012: The Year of the Executive Sponsor.

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Which estimation methods are favored for adaptive delivery?

Kiron Bondale

NoEstimates – whereas the original idea presented by Woody Zuill in 2012 really meant not to estimate release cost, effort or duration and to focus on delivering small, valuable work items as quickly as possible to stakeholders, it has evolved since to refer to a more realistic use of estimation only when and where it makes sense.

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Product Development with the Stage-Gate® Process (Part 2): Strengths, Weaknesses, Pitfalls


2012): Best Practices im Idea-to-Launch-Prozess und dessen Steuerung. In contrast, higher-risk projects tend to use personnel from management levels as gatekeepers. Even within an innovation process, gatekeepers can change depending on requirements and risk. Edgett, S. Cooper, R. You will also get a free planning template. Cooper, R.

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Resource Guru turns 10 ?? 

Resource Guru

Cast your mind back 10 years to 2012. This month we’re celebrating our 10th anniversary so we thought we’d take a moment to pause and take stock of the journey we’ve been on since those heady early days back in May 2012. We couldn’t possibly have predicted all the changes that would happen between 2012 and 2022.

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State of the practice: Agile

Musings on Project Management

I was looking back at some prior essays on Agile and came across the April 2012 PMNetwork magazine. Specifically I was attracted (again) to page 58 for an interview with some agilists on the state of the practice.

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