Top Project Management Conferences of 2019

There’s always room to better oneself, make connections and get a picture of the industry: all good reasons to take time to visit one of the many project management conferences held in 2019. RICS Valuation Conference 2019. Change Management 2019. deliver:Agile 2019.

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Efosa Ojomo on Market-Creating Innovation

The IIL Blog

Efosa Ojomo is Senior Research Fellow and Lead of Global Prosperity Research at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation. IIL Global (@IILGlobal) March 7, 2019. Organizations can’t measure them the same way the success of other types of innovations are measured.

How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Would you like to make 2019 a successful year for your projects? I asked people two questions: What should people managing projects be aware of as we go into 2019 to make 2019 their most successful year ever? What will you be doing in 2019 to have your most successful year ever?

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Mike Cottmeyer at Innovate Virginia 2019

Leading Agile

Agile Transformation @ Innovate Virginia from LeadingAgile Whitepaper Lead a Structured and Disciplined Agile Transformation Download Now. In order to achieve business Agility, Agile has to be applied in a certain context.

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Innovation: Five Signs You Might Be Faking It

Lisa Bodell on Simplification and Innovation

The IIL Blog

As closing keynote speaker at IIL’s Leadership & Innovation 2019 Online Conference , she delivered a powerful message on how complexity is holding most of us back, and what we can do to get back to the work that really matters. IIL Global (@IILGlobal) March 7, 2019.

Mike Cottmeyer at Innovate Virginia 2019

Leading Agile

Whitepaper Lead a Structured and Disciplined Agile Transformation Download Now. In order to achieve business Agility, Agile has to be applied in a certain context. You have to be able to: Form the right kinds of teams.

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Employee-Led Innovation (5) – Innovation Digging for Fresh Ideas


Innovation Digging was developed by Tamer Kemeröz and Benno van Aerssen. As the name suggests, it is a systematic 'excavation' of ideas that can help you to innovate both radically and continuously. So Innovation Digging is the kind of the preliminary stage to the idea generation phase.

2019 Project Management Conferences You Won’t Want to Miss

Girl's Guide to PM

If you are looking to attend a project management conference in 2019, chances are there is something happening near you that will be fun and meet your professional goals. January to March 2019. PMI Sweden Passion for Projects: Stockholm, Sweden 11-12 March 2019. IRNOP 2019: TBA.

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5 Ways Project Team Collaboration can Drive Innovation


Innovation can be driven by ensuring team collaboration and giving the whole project team access to core project information. The team can then use this as the context for developing innovative solutions or for applying knowledge from previous projects effectively.

Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Innovation is both a process and an outcome. The best way to begin innovating your products is by innovating your internal process. Innovation and Leadership go hand in hand. May 9, 2019 11:00 AM PDT, 2:00 PM EDT, 7:00 PM BST

5 Ways Project Team Collaboration can Drive Innovation


Innovation in project management is becomming more and more essential. Innovation can be driven by ensuring team collaboration and giving the whole project team access to core project information.

The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

Thought leaders in project management have strong social media followings, are published authors, and are working as leaders for innovative companies and enterprises in the project management industry. The 2019 incarnation of the summit will be in Orlando, Florida from October 20-22.

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An Exclusive Look at Mavenlink’s 2019 State of the Services Economy Report


It comes as little surprise that organizations chose increased competition as one of the top business pressures in 2019. Learn About the Services Economy in 2019.

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5 Best Project Management Certifications and Courses of 2019


Also Read: Top 30 Most Inspiring Project Management Quotes of 2019. The 5 Best Project Management Certifications of 2019. They were able to innovate a business and impact the “means to an end” philosophy in a positive manner.

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Celebrating Women in Project Management

It’s a process, a mindset and a shift to keep our global economy sustainable, innovative and engaged. Can you tell us about what inspired you to launch a Women in PM Initiative for 2019?”

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Employee-Led Innovation (4): IdeaSedCard and Pitching Contest


You want to motivate your employees and successfully lead them to be more innovative and creative. Advantages of the Pitching Contest Like most of the methods for employee-led innovation, the pitching contest creates a positive innovation culture. Read more from the Employee-Led Innovation series: Advantages of In-House Idea Development. Innovation Labs and Open Innovation.

Employee-Led Innovation (1): Advantages of In-House Idea Development


Our latest blog series will focus on idea generation and management and we’ll present you with a number of methods which will help you offer your employees incentives to create innovation because your own employees often have the best ideas and the necessary know-how. What is innovation and creativity? Innovation is often defined as the (complex) new developments associated with technical, social and economic change.

Employee-Led Innovation (3): Promote Creativity Using These Techniques


If these employees also have specific subject matter expert ise , there is even greater innovation potential. If not, there are many more puzzles like this to practice on the Internet: Destination Read on: Employee-Led Innovation (1): Advantages of In-House Idea Development Employee-Led Innovation (2): Innovation Labs and Open InnovationMany people claim to be either creative or not creative.

Project Leadership In Uncertain Environments with Carole Osterweil

Girl's Guide to PM

Her book, Project Delivery, Uncertainty and Neuroscience: A Leader’s Guide to Walking in Fog , was published in early in 2019. It seems like more and more of the projects we’re working on as project managers are tricky in non-conventional ways.

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How to Stop Overthinking at Work (and in Life)

Thinking has led to great innovation but has also brought people into disastrous conflict. Consciousness is a blessing and a curse. While thought is neither intrinsically good or bad, it can be used for positive or negative ends.

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Develop Better High Performing Teams

A high-performing team refers to a group of multi-talented individuals with specialized expertise and harmonious skills who collaborate, innovate and produce consistent, top-quality results. As we ease into the new year, many organizations’ executive teams are ramping up hiring for new talent.

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The Best Project Tracking Software for 2019


Other key features include their innovative checklists, timeline sharing capabilities, as well as the timeline overview. Our team works remotely to bring you innovation, savings, and nothing but the best service available in the world.

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7 Employee Engagement Ideas to Improve Office Culture

The race to acquire top talent across industries further intensifies as the business world becomes more complex and intricate, and unique companies continue to create innovative and ground-breaking products.

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Business Agility: What Is It & Why Is It Important?

At the center of any business agility framework is innovation. All this is leading to your innovation hub , which are the people who execute the plan and are responsible for its success. Businesses love nothing more than stability.

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The Future of Project Management – Post Brexit, Apprenticeships and AI

Arras People

The MP Knowledge Hub aims to improve major project initiation, delivery and innovation through the sharing of knowledge and good practice as defined by an active, global user community.

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Key Growth Strategies for New Businesses

Make innovation one of your strategies, because things change, and the only way to stay on top of that change is by never becoming complacent. Number two is, make innovation one of your strategies. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, has been an entrepreneur and business owner for about 20 years.

7 Must-Haves for Every Product Manager Resume

There’s money to play with, of course, and innovation coming as the market changes. A product manager often wears many hats. For starters, a product manager is tasked with leading a cross-functional team that develops or improves a product, while dictating its strategy, roadmap and features.

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10 Ways to Earn a Job Promotion

Also, when you’re creating new things, you know, the idea of innovation is really big and in most organizations there’s at some point some initiative for change. You’ve put in the time, and you’ve done the work. Are you ready for that job promotion?

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Innovation in project management: Inspiration from Dubai

Susanne Madsen

I recently spoke at Dubai International Project Management Forum ( DIPMF ) and was struck by the innovative theme of the conference. Already when I prepared for my presentation the organisers said, “Innovation is a big thing down here”, and indeed it is. Innovation

Employee-Led Innovation (6) – The Walt Disney Method for Idea Development


As a result, people will be more open to voice ideas they ordinarily wouldn’t share, and you’ll get to collect a treasure trove of innovative ideas. Read more from the Employee-Led Innovation series: Advantages of In-House Idea Development. Innovation Labs and Open Innovation. Innovation Digging for Fresh Ideas The Jungle Book, Cinderella, Bambi, 101 Dalmatians and many, many more. We owe it all to Walt Disney.

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How To Motivate Your Project Team

Girl's Guide to PM

You are likely to notice more creativity and innovation, the mood in the room is uplifting. Ruth Pearce knows everything there is to know about motivating your project team. She’s even written the book on it.

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What Is Synergy, and How Can It Help My Management?

Trust lays the groundwork for innovation. It’s taking two different ways to do something and uses parts of one and parts of the other for an innovative way to manage a project.

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How to Get More Customers with Email Marketing Automation

However, year over year new strides and innovations are being made in marketing automation and specifically email marketing. Setting up an automated email campaign is just step one in achieving more conversions.

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The Top 10 Collaboration Software for 2019


The innovative software has a range of templates for planning everything from an advertising campaign to the launch of a new product. Do you ever find yourself walking across the office to clarify what you meant in an email sent to a coworker because they misunderstood?

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The Best Tools for Project Managers in 2019


Pros: One of the best project manager tools out there for remote teams to have these short gatherings through innovative software. A quick search through our blog for the term “tools” will bring up pages and pages of content for you to learn from and read through.

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Rich Sheridan: Change Begins With You

The IIL Blog

Intro by admin Scott ] “In this interview, Rich Sheridan — founder of Menlo Innovations and author of the new book Chief Joy Officer — shares the trials and tribulations in cultivating and leading a positive work culture in an ever-changing business world.

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Project Management Q&A: Do I Need Scrum Master to Work on More Exciting Projects?

Arras People

I want to work on more exciting projects, something more innovative and digitally driven, do I need to become a Scrum Master to do that? Organisations are not getting rid of Project Managers and replacing them with Scrum Masters to deliver innovative projects which may require a more Agile approach.


How much technical knowledge should a Product Owner possess?

Kiron Bondale

Provides the team with system requirements or design guidance thus reducing the team’s ability to be creative or innovative.

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How to Eliminate Red Tape in an Organization

Hindrance to innovation. It’s hindrance to innovation because of bogging things down. Too much red tape can hold back a team member, a project, even a whole organization.

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