Mike Cottmeyer at Innovate Virginia 2019

Leading Agile

If you want your Transformation to be sustainable, you’re going to need to find a way to systematically overcome the structural, procedural, and cultural barriers that get in the way of Transformation. Agile Transformation @ Innovate Virginia from LeadingAgile

2019 71

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?

2019 291

Mike Cottmeyer at Innovate Virginia 2019

Leading Agile

If you want your Transformation to be sustainable, you’re going to need to find a way to systematically overcome the structural, procedural, and cultural barriers that get in the way of Transformation. Whitepaper Lead a Structured and Disciplined Agile Transformation Download Now.

2019 69

Efosa Ojomo on Market-Creating Innovation

International Institute of Learning

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.

Project Innovation and “Crossing the Chasm”

Tony Adams

How do we plan with certainty when we are working in an disruptive environment that requires rapid, innovative thinking? How does an organisation’s business and innovation context affect the way it approaches project management? Where are our innovation priorities?

Project Innovation – a Value Chain Approach

Tony Adams

We talk a lot about using innovation to create exciting and funky products, and to deliver a competitive advantage. Value chain thinking gives us a powerful toolkit to help pinpoint innovation opportunities within our project delivery practice. Exploiting these opportunities gives us a leg-up to deliver innovative business outcomes to the market, faster and cheaper than our competitors. Identifying Innovation Opportunities Across the Value Chain.

Celebrating Women in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

Even after all that time, women in project management are still a hidden key to our global and economic sustainability. It’s a process, a mindset and a shift to keep our global economy sustainable, innovative and engaged.

2019 374

An Introduction to Supply Chain Management (SCM)

ProjectManager.com

The field is anything but static, with developments continuing to this day, including taking into consideration issues of sustainability, as well as other ethical concerns, and incorporating risk management.

2019 255

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

MavenLink

The question is, how do companies take advantage of this sustained industry-wide growth? 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.

2019 78

AGILE NXT FUTURE FRIDAY 2019

Henny Portman

I got across the AGILE NXT FUTURE FRIDAY 2019 conference organized by Xebia. If you only imitate, you’ll never innovate. Learn how to make culture change more tangible and sustainable.

2019 62

How to Handle Digital Transformation Pain Points

Epicflow Blog

One of the major challenges is that despite claiming to love innovation, people still resist change. Going digital is not only about bringing innovation but also about changing the culture, being flexible and ready to introduce new programs.

2019 83

Key Growth Strategies for New Businesses

ProjectManager.com

Look to Your Competition: They can give you a canary in the coalmine view of the market and whether it can sustain growth or not. 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.

Getting the Most Out of Your Project Planning Sessions

Project Smart

As a manager or team leader, you should be full to the brim with innovative ideas about how you can improve both your workflow and business objectives.

2019 96

10 Construction Conferences In 2019

Appfluence

Looking to add construction conferences to attend in 2019 to next year’s schedule? There are many different options of conferences, summits, and expos in 2019, so finding the right one for you is crucial! Construction Conferences in 2019. AEI Conference 2019.

Necessary Big Data Management Best Practices For Optimal Infrastructure

Brad Egeland

The next technological innovation is on the horizon, and you’ve got to keep the most viable, sustainable pace you can with IT in order to maximize your operational ability.

What is the Difference Between Agile vs Waterfall?

TrustRadius Project Management

*This article has been updated on February 21, 2019 based on new research conducted by the TrustRadius team*. Based on a February 2019 poll on TrustRadius.com, fewer than one in five professionals said their organization uses the waterfall methodology. No flexibility and can’t innovate.

2019 84

Quick & Easy Ways to Get Organized At Work (And Stay That Way)

Teamweek

Though many people claim it works for creative minds, an argument could be made that creatives who also focused on organization could drastically improve their own innovativeness. Sustain a mindset of only touching something once when you need it by putting it away immediately after use.

2019 60

Diversity and inclusion can increase team performance

Susanne Madsen

As project managers we want our team members to be innovative, to solve problems and to identify risks before they turn into issues. In teams where there is diversity of thinking, levels of innovation can be up to 20% higher and 30% more risks can be spotted.

2019 78

How to use Agile Principles to Transform your Business?

Taskque

They benefit and sustain the company in the long-run. Show the side that being agile means to move away from the comfort zone and innovatively do things. Businesses are moving forward – if you are not moving with that speed, you are losing quite a lot of business.

2019 63

Review AGILE NXT – New Insights for Agile Performance Management

Henny Portman

Measuring the Value of Business Agility (by Daria Nozhkina) shows that business agility generally adds value in three ways: it impacts the top line or the costs (or both); drives profitability; and contributes soft value which ensures that the profitability achieved is sustainable over the long term.

2019 60

Project Management Vs. Leadership – How nTask evolved From an Early Start up to a Robust Industry Competitor

nTask

We think that we are integrating a new style of management or something innovative that’s going on in the industry just because it is working for some of the popular competitors. You will have sustainable allies based around mutual trust.

2019 78

The Agile Fluency model

Henny Portman

Delivering teams deliver on the market cadence (agile sustainability). Optimizing teams lead their market (innovative business agility, agile’s promise).

Agile 62

Agile NXT Future Friday retrospect

Henny Portman

Friday May 10, 2019, I was one of the 40 participants of the first Agile NXT Future Day conference organized by Xebia. If you only imitate, you’ll never innovate. We experiment how to make culture change more tangible and sustainable by using the corporate culture map (A3 placemat).

Agile 60

Best Tools For Managing A Virtual Team

Proofhub

Easier and faster problem solving Heartens creativity and innovation Develop trust and teamwork Happier and fulfilled workforce Positive work culture 2.

2019 78

3 Project Management Automation Myths Debunked

Wrike

Additionally, automating tasks that are repetitious provides a level of consistency and precision that humans often fail to sustain. Today, creativity and experimentation are at the helm of innovation. Automation has fundamentally changed the way we live both in and out of the office.

2019 57

11 Ways to Improve Collaboration Between Departments

Workzone

Small wins help sustain momentum and motivation while breaking down barriers and silo walls. When there are no ‘silly’ questions to ask or ideas to share, collaborators are free to stretch their imaginations and find truly innovative solutions to challenging problems.

2019 50

Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Project Risk Identification Based on the Interaction of Risks from the Approach of Multi-Agent Simulation,” Peng Huang, Peng Di, and Jinrui Li, 4 th International Conference of Energy Equipment Science and Engineering , 2019. 85 1 Feb 2019. “An

Risk 45

A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Project Risk Identification Based on the Interaction of Risks from the Approach of Multi-Agent Simulation,” Peng Huang, Peng Di, and Jinrui Li, 4 th International Conference of Energy Equipment Science and Engineering , 2019. 85 1 Feb 2019. “An

Risk 42

What leaders need to know about Agile

Agile Advice

Create an environment where work, and even innovation, can happen! But slowly, over several months of sustained support and Agile thinking, you will positively affect the culture of the organization. To understand why so many people around the world have adopted Agile as their first and foremost guide to improvement, we must first look at why leadership has been failing us in the first place.

Agile 43

Digital Transformation & Artificial Intelligence: Is your Organization ready?

Digite

And by 2019, 40% of all DX initiatives will be related to AI. To trace the origins of this concept that sounds so innovative, we have to go back to the year 1956. AI has already become a strategic factor to generate sustained growth and provide a competitive advantage to organizations.

2018 131

How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Guess what my tip would be for 2019? The lesson I need to remember is that, whilst experimenting is an integral part of innovation, the most successful programmes are those that recognise the ongoing needs of business-as-usual and balance the tried and tested with the new.

2018 326