Project Management Processes & Phases

If so, it might be time to start implementing proven project management processes and phases at your organization in order to bring your company’s workflow under control. This involves another set of processes: Scope: Make sure the project deliverables have been completed as planned.

How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Would you like to make 2018 a successful year for your projects? What will you be doing in 2018 to have your most successful year ever?

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The 7 Best Blog Posts on Project Management in 2018

One such is Six Sigma, which is used to improve the quality of an output in a process. It’s a way to continuously achieve stability and predictable results from a process. Project Management Processes & Phases. Project management is thriving.

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Software Review: Vizzlo [2018]

Girl's Guide to PM

This is how the software review process normally goes for me. Vizzlo has over 75 template graphics for you to choose from, covering everything from Venn diagrams to milestone charts, timelines, maps and process diagrams. Update August 2018: This tool keeps getting better and better!

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Project Management Trends (2018 Edition)

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, Project Management Trends (2018 Edition) , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Here are the top project management trends for 2018 I think you should be watching out for. Improving consistency in process and decision making.

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Five Marketing Trends Not to Ignore in 2018


To help you keep track of what the future holds for marketing and what new technologies are an absolute must to get on board with, we’ve put together this article on the most important marketing trends for 2018 and beyond. The pace of change in marketing trends can be head-spinning.

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5 Reasons Why Using Spreadsheets is a Horrible Way to Manage Projects


Here are five ways spreadsheets make project management a more horrific process than it has to be. Spreadsheets don’t give teams commenting features and audit trails that are essential to tracking how information and processes change over time.

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7 Ways to Sell Agile to Project Stakeholders


Whether you’re making the move to Agile project management in your development group or creating an Agile process for your in-house project management methodology, chances are you’re going to have to sell this change to executives in your organization.

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Business Analyst & Project Manager Relationship: Collaborate for Success

Girl's Guide to PM

Business analysis helps ensure your project delivers the intended business value and that business needs, requirements, and processes are well-understood, leading to a more streamlined implementation process. Stakeholder management This article contains affiliate links

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The 7 Best Blog Posts on Leadership in 2018

The following are some of our best blog posts on leadership in 2018 and a couple that we found on the web. Management is more process-oriented, and about controlling people and things. Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide.

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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

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Some of your duties will include: taking part in the creation process, executing the project, preparing communication methods, finding solutions to recurring issues, monitoring the project’s progress from start to finish, and many more.

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Why the Stage Gate Process will Make You a Better Project Manager

Online PM Courses

The Stage Gate Process gets too little love from Project Managers. In a Stage Gate process, you break your project into stages, or phases. In this article, we look at why a stage gate process will enhance your project management, and how to make it work.

8 Free and Low Cost PM Resources

Girl's Guide to PM

Did you know that Enterprise Environmental Factors is an input to 27 PMBOK® processes? Check out my past archive of articles and reviews of different training courses. Be Productive Project Management Templates This article contains affiliate links

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The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017


We scoured the top online publications to find the 30 most widely read and shared project management articles. These three articles share some of the best practices and how-to articles to help your business reduce risks and avoid costly mistakes.

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Project Management Training to Help You Achieve Certification This Year

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, Project Management Training to Help You Achieve Certification This Year , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. It actually made me want to learn about process groups, which is a rare thing.

Ace the PMP Exam [Book Review]

Girl's Guide to PM

Ace the PMP Exam is designed to help you learn the contents in an order that makes most sense so it covers process outputs, for example, before inputs and tools so you understand what you are trying to achieve before you learn how to do it.

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The Best Time Tracking Software of 2018

Paymo App

Published: February 2018. 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. TSheets has a fast onboarding process.

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The PM Skills You Can Forget About (And the Ones You Really Need to Know)


So what processes and techniques will catapult your career and what are the areas that you can… overlook? In this article I’ll look at 5 project management techniques, processes and skills that you will no doubt have heard mentioned time and time again.

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Agile Project Management With Scrum or Kanban (2018 Guide)

PM Basics

From project management perspective you build up additional processes around Scrum implementation of project scope. You just add more processes to work with Stakeholders. Identify external to Scrum process Stakeholders. Your project team will not be involved in the process.

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What Makes a Brilliant Project Leader?

Girl's Guide to PM

They communicate the project plan and focus on processes, systems and procedures like an effective monitor and control cycle. Valid before 30 October 2018 only. Project Management Experts This article contains affiliate links Mike Clayton. What makes a brilliant project leader?

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What is a Programme in Project Management? 3 Types of Programme

Girl's Guide to PM

The outcomes of projects in mandatory programmes are likely to be new policies, updating terms and conditions, implementing process changes to comply with regulation and similar. Project Management in the Real World Project Management Skills This article contains affiliate links

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Success in Disruptive Times: PMI’s 2018 Pulse of the Profession

Online PM Courses

The PMI has titled its 2018 Pulse of the Profession report: Success in Disruptive Times. PMI: Success in Disruptive Times – 2018. But there is one chart in the 2018 report that does so. What are Your Thoughts about The PMI Pulse of the Profession 2018 Report?

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Reflection and Takeaways on Agility from the SMC-IT 2018 Space Mission Design conference

The IIL Blog

Case studies on how agile methodologies have been applied to mission planning and how scrum has been used in spacecraft construction were discussed, as well as topics such as developing and delivering software, reliability and reuse of software, onboard processing, and communication.

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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. Better Collaboration Project Management Books This article contains affiliate links

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How to Get Into Project Management: 5 PMs Share Their Stories

Girl's Guide to PM

There are lots of routes into project management, as I explored recently in an article on how to become a project manager. As a new project manager it helped me to become familiar with the elements of a project and formalise my processes and documentation.

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How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. This is a guest article from Simon Harris from Logical Model. Long ago I found being delegated to was often a confusing process.

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10 GDPR Questions to Ask Before Starting a New Project

Girl's Guide to PM

And it has huge implications for people managing projects that store, capture or process personal data. In this article I’ll look at 10 questions managers should ask themselves before starting a new project. The DPIA looks at: The scope, context and purpose of the processing required.

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A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

Afterwards, articles of incorporation where filed in Pennsylvania, and signed by the five founders of PMI. In 2007, PMP was accredited by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and as of July 2018 over 876,000 people hold this certification.

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Best of 2018: Presenting Your 10 Favorite Blog Posts This Year!


There was a lot going on at InLoox in 2018, which is also reflected on the InLoox blog. From all the posts on various topics around project management , time management , organizational agility , disruptive trends and professions in project management , you particularly liked these 10: #10: Digital Transformation Projects (2): Opportunities and Challenges of Digitalization Digital transformation breaks with tradition and replaces obsolete processes with newer and more efficient ones.

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3 Easy Ways To Make a Gantt Chart (Giveaway + Free Excel Template)

Girl's Guide to PM

In this article you’ll learn how to create Gantt charts using PowerPoint and Excel: tools you most likely already have. We'll process your data in accordance with our privacy policy. We'll process your data in accordance with our privacy policy.

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How to Simplify the Decision-Making Process


Too many organizations make their internal processes more complicated than they need to be and waste a lot of time trying to ensure compliance. Allow you to easily detect and remove any inefficiencies in the process, such as regular causes of delay and excess, unnecessary decision-makers.

User Onboarding: 9 Steps to Perfecting your Onboarding Process


Let’s take a deep dive into what makes a powerful user onboarding process, the tools and resources you have at your disposal, and some of the best practices used by your favorite startups and companies. Here's how we've structured this article: What (exactly) is user onboarding?

Save Time in 2018 With the Update to LiquidPlanner Timesheets


Along with the time entry process, additional features have been simplified to allow users to get their time entries into LiquidPlanner quickly and without delay. To learn about the ins and outs of Timesheets, read this help article or watch this video.

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Voice of the Customer (VOC): a Powerful Tool for Valuable Customer Insight

Project Bliss

Getting the Voice of the Customer (VOC) tells you if you’re on the right track in your product or process improvement project. The survey should be designed to ask questions that allow customers to provide information about their use of or perception of the process, service, or product.

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How to Create a Project Team Culture with Colin Ellis

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How to Create a Project Team Culture with Colin Ellis , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Read more great articles about project management at Girl's Guide to Project Management - Get projects done with more confidence and less stress.

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The 5 Biggest Project Management Trends Shaping 2018

PM Basics

2018 isn’t going to be the year of breakout technology or an influx of government-hired project management professionals. Roles, hiring processes, and the entire paradigm is about to shift. Without further due, here are the five biggest trends shaping 2018. Liked this article?

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Why You Should Schedule Around People, Not Tasks

Girl's Guide to PM

I’m pleased to be working with Proggio to bring you this thought-provoking article from Tzvi Zucker, Marketing Manager. The manufacturing line is a linear process, that follows a simple, repeating, input-to-output plan. . Tzvi Zucker, Marketing Manager at Proggio.

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My 4 Lessons Learned in Project Management in 2018

PM Basics

To boost the process, every project manager in the company should share lessons learned with others. In this article, I’m going to share my lessons learned from 2018. (It’s For me, this process happens on several levels: 1. So, here are the bits of wisdom from 2018.

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10 Project Management Buzzwords and What They Mean

It might seem dense or, worse, a way to exclude people and make them feel outside of the process. A paradigm shift is something that comes along and changes everything, especially thought processes. Jargon is how professionals or people within a specialized group talk.

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10 Ways to Generate Blog Ideas

This process also helps develop your interest, so your copy doesn’t sit there dead on the page. You don’t want to put the term car in the search because you will receive mostly irrelevant articles. It allows you to see how topics, articles and companies are doing via social media.

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