Project Management Processes & Phases

ProjectManager.com

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.

PMO Conference 2018: Video Diary

Girl's Guide to PM

On 13 June 2018 I went to the PMO Conference in London. It’s one of the few conferences that is specifically focused on PMO practices, process, tools and people. The post PMO Conference 2018: Video Diary appeared first on Girl's Guide to Project Management.

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Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide

ProjectManager.com

Our mastery of the decision-making process plays a big part in the outcome of our lives, as life could be easily defined as a series of decisions. 7 Steps for an Effective Decision-Making Process. You plan your projects , so why shouldn’t you plan your decision-making process?

The 7 Best Blog Posts on Productivity in 2018

ProjectManager.com

Our short tutorial video on KPI metrics goes into this process more deeply. The post The 7 Best Blog Posts on Productivity in 2018 appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

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A Guide to Designing Delightful Dashboards

Speaker: Daniel O'Sullivan, Product Designer, nCino and Jeff Hudock, Senior Product Manager, nCino

Dashboards assist decision makers facilitate new ideas and business opportunities, increase customer approval rates, and analyze current business process. Importance of agility and iterative processes. May 23, 2018 09:30 AM PST, 12:30 PM EST, 5:30 PM GMT

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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2018 Budget Adds New IR35 Twist

Arras People

The biggest news for many project management practitioners in the 2018 Budget delivered by Philip Hammond, was his decision to delay any implementation of the new IR35 regime in the Private Sector until April 2020. The post 2018 Budget Adds New IR35 Twist appeared first on arraspeople.

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Process breakdown structure

Musings on Project Management

A coffee shop discussion on process redesign and process improvement led me to state the obvious to my caffeine-charged debaters: Managers responsible for the business buy results [and outcomes], not process. Process, by itself, does not sell well; what sells is results. Process per se is a tool. process Project Management

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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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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The Daily Process Mess

The Digital Project Manager

The post The Daily Process Mess appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. We are a digital marketing agency and we have a small team of 4 people handling around 20 clients. We've tried Scrum and, like you said, the time spent in the rituals as ridiculous and they quickly got sidelined. We are so disorganized that we literally start each day not sure what to work on or what's the most important for a client or deadline or objective.

Five Marketing Trends Not to Ignore in 2018

Clarizen

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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The 7 Best Blog Posts on Leadership in 2018

ProjectManager.com

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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All Set for International Project Management Day 2018? The only Project Management guide you need

Taskque

Get instant access to definitions, history, and processes, and get drilled in globally followed international standards with all the references and links that you need to become a successful project manager. The post All Set for International Project Management Day 2018?

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Arras People to exhibit at Project Challenge – 9th and 10th October

Arras People

Project Challenge is one of the UK’s leading independent show for projects, programmes, processes and resource. We will also be giving out copies of the 2018 Project Management Benchmark Report.

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How to Sell Process Improvement to Executives

Brad Egeland

Maximize your process improvement efforts and engage teams | View Online Change starts at the top, which is why executive support is a must have if you want to maximize process improvement efforts and engage your teams. But sometimes, getting leadership buy-in is a challenge. Arm yourself with practical skills to obtain a genuine and lasting commitment to change from your leadership team.

Process Groups and the 5 Steps of Traditional Project Management

Redbooth

Let’s take a closer look at process groups and how they help you move through the five traditional stages of project management. What are process groups? Baking a Pie Metaphor for Process Groups. The planning process group has a lot of work to do.

How to Create a SIPOC Model for Process Creation or Improvement

Project Bliss

If you have a project that involves any type of process improvement, a SIPOC Model is a great tool to get your team started. It’s a great tool to facilitate discussion and common understanding when dealing with processes that can be complex – and gets you off to a great start.

People Versus Process

Herding Cats

At the program level and above, the choice of a people focus or a process focus is not between two competing paradigms. This is obvious but many times lost when discussing agile processes. One school emphasizes people, while the other emphasizes process.

Recap: International Project Management Day 2018

The IIL Blog

On 1 November 2018, thousands of people gathered online for International Project Management Day 2018 : Project, Program, and Portfolio Management in an Age of Digital Disruption , an online learning and knowledge sharing event organized by IIL. IIL Global (@IILGlobal) November 1, 2018.

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How to memorize the 49 processes from PMBOK 6th Edition in under 30 minutes

ExamsPM

The 49 processes (shown below) form the skeleton or outline for the PMBOK – if you fully understand the 49 processes you are well on your way to passing your PMP or CAPM exam! The Process Chart. The center of the table shows all 49 processes. Number of Processes.

How to Create a SIPOC Model for Process Creation or Improvement [SIPOC Template Download]

Project Bliss

If you have a project that involves any type of process improvement, a SIPOC Model is a great tool to get your team started. It’s a great tool to facilitate discussion and common understanding when dealing with processes that can be complex – and gets you off to a great start.

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

Inloox

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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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

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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Process First Then Outcomes

Herding Cats

Fast Company article speaks about outcomes resulting from process and the focus on outcomes actually reducing the probability that the outcomes will appear. I've written about this before in Process is King and Process is King Part 2. A 12.12.18

8 Administrative Professional Conferences You Can’t Miss in 2018

Musings on Project Management

8 Administrative Professional Conferences You Can’t Miss in 2018. That’s why we pulled together a list of can’t-miss administrative professional conferences for 2018. Dates: April 25, 2018. Dates: October 23 – 26, 2018. Dates: July 28-31, 2018.

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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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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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Project Management Employers Need to Fish From Different Talent Pools

Arras People

PM Careers Advice Project Management Recruitment PM Hiring Issues recruitment processEvery week we speak to many experienced candidates who are looking for a new project management opportunity in a sector or industry where they have no direct experience.

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Your Marketing Project Management Process

Boost by Brightpod

How are you to process all of this while still staying sane and making sure your business is growing without putting a strain on your current resources? In marketing, there are lots of moving tasks, feedback loops, deliverables, due dates and content pushes etc. Our answer

How to Simplify the Decision-Making Process

Teamweek

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.

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.

Issue #3: The Best of Project Management Basics in 2018

PM Basics

These five articles got about 27000 views from project managers and leaders in 2018. It explains six main techniques to use for the Risk Identification process. The post Issue #3: The Best of Project Management Basics in 2018 appeared first on Project Management Basics.

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Will a Project Management Certification Help Your Career?

LiquidPlanner

Are you managing the kind of large projects that demand that you put professional processes and documentation into action? Going through the process to become a Fellow of APM in the U.K.

Mike Cottmeyer: Agile Transformation ExplainedSouthern Fried Agile 2018

Leading Agile

However, in our experience, leading a large-scale Agile Transformation isn’t about simply adopting a new set of attitudes, processes, and behaviors at the team level—it’s about building enabling structures, aligning the flow of work, and measuring for outcomes-based progress.

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User Onboarding: 9 Steps to Perfecting your Onboarding Process

Planio

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. The essential elements of a great onboarding process.

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.

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How to Speed up Your Project Management Process with 5 SaaS Applications

Paymo App

Project management process bottlenecks. The 3 main things I have so far noticed about project management processes: The more detailed the planned steps, the less likely they will be realized. Let’s look at how GDrive can fit into your project management process.

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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Blitz-scaling

Musings on Project Management

Reid Hoffman has an answer in his book, titled no less than: " processSo, I'm just catching up with the buzz about blitz-scaling, the business model that says: Get to scale fast! Actually, get to even larger scale even faster. Blitz your way there! Only the fastest to scale wins; there's hardly a spot for number two One might ask: What's the debt and debris accumulated in blitzing scale?

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