Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019

ProjectManager.com

Anyone who tells you, with 100% certainty, what 2019 will look like at the start of the year is bonkers. If you want to know what your priorities should be for 2019, look at the way your world was at the end of 2018 and at the start of this year. Courageous Leadership.

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

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The Grateful Agile Leader

International Institute of Learning

We know that servant leadership is an excellent match for Agile methods. For example, in Scrum, the Scrum Master is a servant leader of the Scrum Team. What other leadership styles have a home in the Agile approach? Greenleaf: A Life of Servant Leadership ).

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Earning Leadership PDUs for PMIs Certification

iZenBridge

Leadership PDUs are a valuable asset to embrace your leadership skills. Once you earn these leadership PDUs, you can apply them to PMP® certification or any other PMIs certification renewal. Leadership PDUs are one of the categories of the Talent Triangle.

Mike Cottmeyer @ Agile & Beyond 2019

Leading Agile

Most companies are falling short when they try to scale Agile because they lack the proper buy-in from leadership, they lack the ecosystem in which Agile can be successful, and they don’t know how to orchestrate the type of change that’s required of organizations that are attempting to adopt Agile.

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SoundNotes Live at Agile 2019: Day One

Leading Agile

In this live talk with Natalie Warnert of Women in Agile, an event for female Agilists each year before Agile 2019. Then we delve into the topic of her Agile 2019 conference talk about aligning strategic intent and vision with what you’re building.

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

Source: PMI, 2019 ) Tweet this. 24% of companies use Scrum or Agile project management software. Leadership and technical skills still remain the most important skills for top-performing organizations. Project management is an essential part of every organization.

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9 Ways to Identify the “Perfect” Scrum Master

Agile Advice

Is there such a thing as a perfect Scrum Master? However, we can make a case for skills that contribute to becoming a perfect Scrum Master. In 2017, Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland updated the Scrum Values document, and in a video that same year discussed the changes they were making. They talked at length about the Scrum Master role. In short, the Scrum Master (SM) serves the Product Owner, the Development Team, and the Organization. Preamble.

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The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

The 2019 incarnation of the summit will be in Orlando, Florida from October 20-22. Related: Top Project Management Conferences of 2019. He has authored multiple articles on project management and leadership which have been published in major publications.

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Kanban vs Scrum vs Agile - Know the Differences

Techno-PM

The Detailed Comparison of Kanban vs Scrum vs Agile It can be difficult for project managers to keep up with the ever-evolving methodologies that can benefit their teams. So, what are the differences between Kanban vs Scrum vs Agile? What is Scrum?

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The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019

Online PM Courses

So, it’s time to refresh our list and put up a new one, in good time for 2019. So, here then is our list of the 52 best Project Management Blogs for 2019. So, it’s time to see my best project management blogs for 2019. I hope in early 2019, it will be much more.

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Mike Cottmeyer, Live, at TriAgile 2019

Leading Agile

Just because you have the roles, ceremonies, and artifacts of Scrum in place, doesn’t mean you’ll automatically begin reaping the benefits of Agile. So, what’s needed isn’t more Scrum, more XP, or more SAFe.

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Mike Cottmeyer at TriAgile 2019

Leading Agile

Just because you have the roles, ceremonies, and artifacts of Scrum in place, doesn’t mean you’ll automatically begin reaping the benefits of Agile. So, what’s needed isn’t more Scrum, more XP, or more SAFe.

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Mike Cottmeyer at Innovate Virginia 2019

Leading Agile

Just because you have the roles, ceremonies, and artifacts of Scrum in place, doesn’t mean you’ll automatically begin reaping the benefits of Agile. So, what’s needed isn’t more Scrum, more XP, or more SAFe.

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Mike Cottmeyer at Innovate Virginia 2019

Leading Agile

Just because you have the roles, ceremonies, and artifacts of Scrum in place. So, what’s needed isn’t more Scrum, more XP, more SAFe. Whitepaper Lead a Structured and Disciplined Agile Transformation Download Now.

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What Do Companies like Apple, Amazon and Google Look for in Project Managers?

Epicflow Blog

Brilliant leadership skills. Program Management Professional (PgMP) is a certification for those who orchestrate multiple projects and want to advance their leadership skills and improve performance.

Webinar Recap: Best of Microsoft Inspire 2019

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Leonardo Nogueira and Larry Mead’s Best of Microsoft Inspire 2019 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. Kyle: Hello everyone, and welcome to today’s MPUG Webinar, the best of Microsoft Inspire 2019.

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The Agile Manifesto, Explained

ProjectManager.com

Related: How to Manage with Servant Leadership. Those who would brand proponents of XP or Scrum or any of the other agile methodologies as “hackers” are ignorant of both the methodologies and the original definition of the term hacker.”

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Transforming to an Agile Enterprise

International Institute of Learning

Agile and Scrum Leadership agile agile transformation organizational cultureBy Sandeep Shouche Most executives will hear the Agile buzzword and ask their teams to “do this agile thing.”. For many executives, Agile only means: Do it even faster than before. Deliver whenever I want it.

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Develop Better High Performing Teams

ProjectManager.com

High performing teams don’t just happen overnight, but competent project managers with great leadership skills can help motivate, coach and inspire teams. This works best when supported by good coaching such as from a scrum master or agile coach.”.

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Project Management Conferences and Events 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

November December 2019 January. The theme this year is “Adaptive Mindset Leadership: Bringing PM Into a New Decade.” Global Scrum Gathering: New York, NY, USA, 11-13 May 2020. The 2 day event sold out in 2019, so make sure you register early.

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How to Earn 60 PDUs for Free and Maintain Your PMP®Certification

iZenBridge

You need to map them in the “ Leadership ” category. If you like learning to take skills to the next level, you can make a reading list in the areas of project management, leadership, and strategic business management. Leadership: 2. Leadership: 4. Leadership: 4.

What Is The Value of a Project Manager Today?

LiquidPlanner

With the popularity of Agile, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), and Scrum, organizations are asked to justify the project manager’s role on a project. According to Scrum, the Scrum Master is responsible for removing impediments from the team.

The Perils of Meeting-Driven Culture

Agile Advice

The designers of Scrum recognized this and deliberately kept the formal meetings to the bare minimum. Contrast this amount to many organizations and you will discover that Scrum is quite efficient. However, practising Scrum doesn’t automatically make you immune to this meeting burden.

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Focusing on Results, Not Agile Approaches

Leading Answers

2019 marks the 25 year anniversary of Scrum and DSDM. I was involved in the creation of DSDM in 1994 and was an early adopter of Scrum and FDD shortly afterward. I received more training in Scrum by Ken Schwaber in 2002 and offered a training role (before they were called CSTs)  but I have never offered Certified Scrum Master training. I would feel wrong evangelizing the singular view of Scrum as the way, or role of the Scrum Master to spread Scrum.

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Deming’s 14 Points – It’s All About Quality

Project Bliss

I’ve held roles as a Scrum Master and Release Train Engineer.). Instead, focus on leadership, quality, and productivity. Provide real leadership rather than quotas. “Institute leadership. Substitute leadership.” Substitute leadership.

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Questioning Agile Dogma

Leading Agile

How can the same principle be a good idea in 2002 and a bad idea in 2019? Zombie Scrum describes the impact on delivery teams. One of the roles or functions of the Product Manager is that of Product Owner, in the Scrum sense. Scrum development work is done in it.

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How To Stay Compliant Using Agile

Agile Advice

Affiliated Promotions: Try our automated online Scrum coach: Scrum Insight - free scores and basic advice, upgrade to get in-depth insight for your team. Learn more about our Scrum, Kanban and Agile training sessions for your team or organization Please share!

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Innovation: Running Experiments and Learning

Leading Answers

Agile Project Management Leadership Personal Agility Planning Retrospectives Tailoring Approaches Teams Warning SignsIn my last article on  Incubating Innovation , we explored the culture and mindset of accountable experimentation. This article focuses on actionable tools and approaches.

Become a PM Pro With These Project Management Courses

Workamajig

That’s not to say communication and leadership can’t be taught.). Thus, the 25 courses cover certifications on project management, Agile & Scrum, IT project management, and cyber security. ManagementConcepts: Leadership and Communication Skills for Project Managers.

Stephen Denning on Business Agility

International Institute of Learning

As a keynote speaker at IIL’s Leadership & Innovation 2019 Online Conference , he gave a fascinating take on how to adopt an Agile Mindset through what he calls the “Three Laws of Business Agility.” IIL Global (@IILGlobal) February 12, 2019.

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Five Ways to Identify Your Personal Strengths and Apply Them to Project Work

LiquidPlanner

Workplace strengths are often defined in terms of competencies like teamwork, problem-solving, or leadership, but self-knowledge should not be overlooked. Do you prefer team scrums or writing technical specs with no interruptions? Tapping Strengths from a Leadership Position.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

March 16-17, Vienna — The Digital Leadership Forum will bring together experts from top companies including Stiegl, Suntory, A.P. Join and learn the latest trends in project management, communication, and leadership. Read on: Project Management Trends in Manufacturing in 2019.

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How Leaders Create Agile Organizations w/ Lee Wiesehuegel

Leading Agile

In this episode of SoundNotes, Lee and Dave discuss some of the things that leadership can do to enable Coaches and ScrumMasters to create and sustain high performing, learning teams that can consistently deliver value. Listen to the SoundNotes Podcast on the go!

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

March 16-17, Vienna — The Digital Leadership Forum will bring together experts from top companies including Stiegl, Suntory, A.P. Join and learn the latest trends in project management, communication, and leadership. . Read on: Project Management Trends in Manufacturing in 2019.

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Road Trippin’ Organization Change: The Journey

Project Management Essentials

But we were only able to hire three Scrum Masters. Our go-forward options include: Assign the three Scrum Masters to support 10 teams, spreading them very thin, Start the teams that have assigned Scrum Masters and revise our plan, or.

Agile Performance Management: Measure what matters retrospective

Henny Portman

The second session Leadership agility, it’s time to remove the performance roadblocks by Rik de Groot started with a small table discussion regarding roadblocks. Rik explained that for scrum teams a simple measurement is the delivery rate (and you probably already have the data).

Top Solutions to Project Failure – Epicflow Research Part 2

Epicflow Blog

Develop Your Leadership Skills. Effective leadership is also about strong time management, taking charge of the delivery of tasks, and planning them in advance. To make a company’s leadership powerful, it’s important to ensure that the right people do the right job at the right time.

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Why Agile?

Brad Egeland

Agile methodologies like Scrum, FDD, etc. Agile methods include regular inspection in a disciplined manner, which consequently improves the leadership qualities to boost the teamwork. Agile methodology includes various methodologies in itself.

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