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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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 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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The Agile Manifesto, Explained

ProjectManager.com

Related: How to Manage with Servant Leadership. Agile processes promote sustainable development. Any good movement has a manifesto, which is a public declaration of policy and intention.

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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.

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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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5 Kaizen Principles That Underpin the Methodology

ProjectManager.com

But is there a unifying theory of improvement, and if so, can it be sustained? ” In this context, it’s about leadership and knowing what is happening at every level of the organization. Therefore, leadership must set goals for their teams that are not contradictory.

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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.

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.

How to Make Your Office Eco-Friendly

ProjectManager.com

Consumers are demonstrating a significant preference for sustainable products and socially responsible corporations (SRC). Even further, the largest segment of the workforce, millennials, seek out sustainable employers. This is where leadership comes in.

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The Balanced PMO

The Lazy Project Manager

No doubt the role of policing projects is one part of the PMOs responsibility but not the only part, such an approach may work for a short period of time but it is not sustainable.

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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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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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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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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

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.

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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Effective Communications in Projects

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Finally, by building strategic project leaders and project managers who can improve their standing and build sustainable relationships with key stakeholders and business sponsors, the team’s confidence in its own ability to achieve business targets will rise.

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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.

Digital Transformation in a Project-Driven World – Webinar 10th October

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Only 14% of executives said that their digital transformation efforts have sustained performance improvements 1. Ryan has over 25 years of leadership and execution experience across digital transformation, corporate strategy, global operations, startups and corporate boards.

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Ask the Expert: Andy Jordan - Agile Portfolio Management Edition

Keyedin

On a recent KeyedIn webinar, Agile Portfolio Management - The Secret Sauce to Sustainable Business Growth , featuring guest presenter and industry expert, Andy Jordan , we received some burning questions from attendees regarding the topic of agile portfolio management. Tying the project outputs with the required business outcomes and then explaining issues and opportunities in terms of those outcomes will ensure that leadership hear the message.

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Agile Project Management Principles

Binfire

8-Agile processes promote sustainable development. Your project development team should be able to stay focus and work under conditions which are sustainable. Project teams often run into problems when the development is not sustainable.

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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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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.

Five Ethical Tips for Project Managers

MPUG

We don’t want to let others down—particularly when we are in a position of leadership, but when you work in a team environment, it can be particularly disheartening when you know your mistake has led to inconveniencing others or setting a project back.

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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Five Steps to Rapid Recovery of Failing Projects

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Resolve serious leadership problems. Sustained control is necessary. Project failure can occur for an infinite number of reasons. Sometimes it’s out of your control.

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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 Business Analyst

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

The Key to Successful Change is Making It Sustainable. Lack of Consistent Leadership. Leadership needs to use every vehicle possible to communicate and reinforce the change, as well as report progress. BAs can help keep leadership honest in regards to tracking toward goals.

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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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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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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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 Craft a Perfectly Streamlined Document Approval Process

Workamajig

In a streamlined process, PMs should only have to dive in to fix problems; the approval process can be self-sustaining. If blog post is thought leadership focused, send it to VP of Marketing for feedback.

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.