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 @ 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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9 Inspirational Teamwork Examples

ProjectManager.com

That fertile soil that nourished and sustained them was far from their Liverpool home. Leadership The Project Manager BlogIt seems that people have been spelling team with an “i” for a long time.

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Mike Cottmeyer at TriAgile 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.

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Mike Cottmeyer, Live, at TriAgile 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.

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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.

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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.

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Our Top 10 Project Trends for 2019

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

has arrived and adaptive project leadership skills are even more in demand. Here are our 10 project predictions to watch out for in 2019: Disruptive Technologies Will Continue Their Trajectory. >> Read the full Top 10 Trends report for 2019.

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

nTask

Eventually, it comes down to the following approach: Strategic Leadership. Although leadership and management are arguably switchable roles, the usual chain of command goes from top to bottom. Arguably, project managers are responsible for doing both: i.e. leadership and management.

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Authentic agility avoids burnout

Kiron Bondale

The eighth principle of the Manifesto argues against this: “ Agile processes promote sustainable development. ” People laugh when I say in my classes that we need to strive for no weekend or overtime work, but downtime is critical to maintaining a sustained pace.

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Strategic Planning in Business

ProjectManager.com

Continuous growth is difficult, but a strategic plan can help make it more accessible to rally the leadership and resources necessary to support it. Businesses thrive on certainty, and yet, the future is never certain.

The Toyota flow system

Henny Portman

The Toyota Flow System (TFS , developed by Nigel Thurlow, Professor John Turner, and Brian Rivera, 2019 ) can be described as a system of patterns, practices and techniques to enable organizations and institutions to achieve desired outcomes in a complex world.

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There can be only one (and it is not YOUR project)!

Kiron Bondale

You will usually receive ample support from senior leadership in resolving critical issues, getting funding for team celebrations is rarely a challenge, and helping team members and other key stakeholders understand the importance of the project and how its success will benefit them should be simple.

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Five Actions for Inspiring Your Project Team

LiquidPlanner

Whatever the circumstances, as a project manager you’ll need to apply a wide range of leadership and communications skills to inspire a team. Featured Leadership Project Management TeamsEvery project manager will need to inspire a project team at some point in their career.

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Efosa Ojomo on Market-Creating Innovation

International Institute of Learning

As a keynote speaker at IIL’s Leadership & Innovation 2019 Online Conference , he shared impactful theories and models that left us thinking about innovation in an entirely different way. IIL Global (@IILGlobal) March 7, 2019. Leadership disruption innovation

Questioning Agile Dogma

Leading Agile

How can the same principle be a good idea in 2002 and a bad idea in 2019? I’d like to consider the following in this post: Sustainable Pace. Sustainable Pace. We always observe a ripple effect of secondary benefits, once sustainable pace has been achieved.

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Strategy Implementation Needs Great Portfolio Management

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

How is this sustainable in the long term? All of this is reflected in the PMI’s Talent Triangle ™ of leadership, technical and strategic and business management skills.

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.

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How to Master Rockefeller Habits to Scale Your Business

Teamweek

The concept of accountability is equally intimidating for both leadership and employees. While the team vision for Elon Musk’s company, Tesla, is “to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy.”.

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The 'Top Down' vs 'Bottom Up' Approach to the Program Management Office

Keyedin

Experience has shown us that few organizations ever achieve this level of compliance and virtually none of them can sustain this approach. As the PMO attempts to capture and distill activity for leadership, a huge reporting overhead is created.

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

Teamweek

Sustain a mindset of only touching something once when you need it by putting it away immediately after use. We cover everything from leadership and management to helpful software and best business practices.

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Why Choose Agile Project Management Software for Mobile App Development Projects?

ProProfs Project Management

Using the responsibility, flexibility, and leadership, an agile method makes it possible to develop a sustainable, high-quality mobile app. Recommended Read: 100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019.

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The 'Top Down' vs 'Bottom Up' Approach to the Program Management Office

Keyedin

Experience has shown us that few organizations ever achieve this level of compliance and virtually none of them can sustain this approach. As the PMO attempts to capture and distill activity for leadership, a huge reporting overhead is created.

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Diversity and inclusion can increase team performance

Susanne Madsen

I recently listened to an interview on PM Podcast with Agata Czopek – a speaker at PMI’s global conference on the topic of inclusive leadership. I listened with great interest as many of her observations are reflected in my own book, The Power of project Leadership.

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11 Ways to Improve Collaboration Between Departments

Workzone

This can be accomplished by having a cross-departmental kick-off meeting at the onset of a project, and invite leadership team to join the conversation and set the vision. Small wins help sustain momentum and motivation while breaking down barriers and silo walls.

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How Employee Experience & Training Affects Customer Experience

Proofhub

Ability to sustain and fuel growth. This is why the entire leadership has to continuously work on supporting all efforts related to building more efficient employee training and better employee experience. Customer experience has become a goal that SMBs share on a global scale.

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How to Effectively Run Construction Management Projects

Wrike

The build team meets with the client to go over the best ways to operate and sustain the new facility. They oversee a construction project from start to finish and take on a leadership role in the process. This might indicate that your client would appreciate a construction project management plan with built-in processes that promote sustainability (like green-energy equipment rentals and reduced-energy consumption during the building phase). Construction is thriving.

What leaders need to know about Agile

Agile Advice

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. Leadership, in the modern world, has been equated to a highly visible role, a spokesperson whose suave charisma is infectious, and following their mantra is made easy. Leadership implies leaving a legacy that was stronger than when you first started.

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Compendium of Works to Increase Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

If there is not fit among these activities, there is no distinctive strategy and little to sustain the strategic deployment process.

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Leadership – ethical, authentic leadership is what helps get work done and set you apart from your peers. Successful project managers are those that embrace the mantle of leadership. Guess what my tip would be for 2019? So, then the shift was on to LEADERSHIP.

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Digital Transformation & Artificial Intelligence: Is your Organization ready?

Digite

According to International Data Corporation (IDC), by the end of 2018, at least 40% of organizations will have a fully staffed Digital Leadership Team versus a Single DX Executive Lead to accelerate enterprise-wide DX initiatives. And by 2019, 40% of all DX initiatives will be related to AI.

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Innovation in project management: Inspiration from Dubai

Susanne Madsen

To help achieve their vision the Dubai Future Accelerators Program is investing $275 million over a five-year period in companies spearheading innovative projects in healthcare, transportation, renewable energy, sustainability, education, security and urban planning.

Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019. This observation is reflected in the wealth of articles I have written over the last three years about team leadership. How to Get the Best from Your Project Team with Situational Leadership. Team and Individual Leadership.

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The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017

MavenLink

Takeaway: Leadership, motivation, communication, organization, prioritization, problem-solving, and adaptability are essential skills companies are looking for when hiring project managers.

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