GamePlan Project Management Software Review [2019]

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a review of GamePlan software using Firefox browser and Safari on my iPad, in April 2019. The import process was faster than I expected. Pin for later reading: The post GamePlan Project Management Software Review [2019] appeared first on Girl's Guide to Project Management.

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Project Planning Process

Girl's Guide to PM

Let’s look at the project planning process and how you can make it work to your advantage! The post Project Planning Process appeared first on Girl's Guide to Project Management. This quick 11 minute video offers you hints and tips for project planning.

Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019

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.

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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 Processes - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This free eBook will help you to identify the appropriate project management process to apply at any point in your own project

The Best Self-Help Books to Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet

But we do know that when it comes to business, leadership, personal productivity and work-life balance, a slew of seriously helpful self-help books has recently been published that can help you make 2019 your best year yet. In the process, he’s collected some actionable tips.

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Top Insights from the Project Management Benchmark Report

Arras People

‘Entrances, Exits and Employment’ highlight three of the major findings from the report which have affected project practitioners over the last 12 months, and still remain hot topics for 2019. Economy Impacts: Entrances, Exits and Employment.

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Agile 2019 Presentations

Leading Answers

I learned this week that two of my presentation submissions for the Agile 2019 conference in Washington D.C. By definition, “transitioning” means doing things mid-process; otherwise, it would be “starting fresh with product development” – and where’s the fun in that?

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Simple Guide to Business Process Mapping – a Valuable Skill All Project Managers Need

Project Bliss

If you’ve been asked to complete a business process map it may feel overwhelming. And k nowing how to create business process maps is useful in many situations. Once I learned how to create business process maps I used them a lot. What is a Business Process Map?

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Risk Management Plan - What is the Process?

Brad Egeland

Risk Management Planning What is the Risk Management Process? So, most times you can expect to make lots of lists to keep up with the entire process. Presently, there is no greater priority than the prevention of a data breach.

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Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This eBook describes the process of managing the project budget and its associated costs

Using the STAR Method to Crush Your Next Interview

The STAR method is a structured way to respond to behavioral interview questions that one might encounter during the interview process. Some people excel at job interviews, and then there’s the rest of us.

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6 major factors affecting resource capacity planning in 2019

Resource Guru

If you’ve ever tackled capacity planning before, you know it’s more complicated than one simple formula—and 2019 is welcoming a host of factors affecting resource capacity planning that is novel to this decade at an unprecedented scale. What’s new in 2019 is the demand for mentorship programs.

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Congruence Between Agile Process and Ecosystem

Leading Agile

One key point he made was that any process or method, such as Scrum, LeSS, SAFe, etc., Each process or method assumes it will be used in an ecosystem that has certain characteristics. The bottom line is you can adapt the ecosystem to the process, or the process to the ecosystem.

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


This is the year companies take advantage of major opportunities and refine business processes that have become increasingly complex. It comes as little surprise that organizations chose increased competition as one of the top business pressures in 2019.

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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. May 9, 2019 11:00 AM PDT, 2:00 PM EDT, 7:00 PM BST

Value stream mapping

Musings on Project Management

In the old days, we simply called it process mapping. So, in value stream mapping, each activity, to include the workflow of authorization and other governance, and ancillary activities, processValue stream mapping seems to be a new label on old wine. But nevertheless, the wine ages well. Value stream mapping derives from the Lean community, where of course the focus is on leaning out non-value add.

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Using Operational Excellence to Be More Productive

An integrated management system is a framework of processes and standards. Focus on process. A process of change must be applied quickly and efficiently in order for Okapi to thrive. The point of operational excellence is to constantly be working on improvements in process.

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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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A camel is a horse designed by a committee

Kiron Bondale

Beyond the proposal review itself, there is usually a need to go through some type of formal intake process and to provide other documentation for committee-specific needs.

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A Guide to Designing Delightful Dashboards

Speaker: Daniel O'Sullivan, Product Designer, nCino and Jeff Hudock, Senior Product Manager, nCino

Dashboards assist decision makers facilitate new ideas and business opportunities, increase customer approval rates, and analyze current business process. Importance of agility and iterative processes.

Deciding the Level of Detail Needed for a Release Plan

The Plan the Release process goal. In Figure 1 you see the process goal diagram for how a team may plan the initial release of a software-based solution. A Disciplined Agile Delivery Handbook for Optimizing Your Way of Working , published in January 2019.

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How to Select Your Risk Responses

Girl's Guide to PM

Let’s look at a method you can use during the risk management process to improve your risk response selection. This is a guest article by Harry Hall from Risk management is one of the core knowledge areas for project managers. Harry Hall.

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From Onboarding to Expert: Optimizing Projects and Processes with LiquidPlanner


Here at LiquidPlanner we’ve identified four main stages our customers go through to optimize their projects and processes. The post From Onboarding to Expert: Optimizing Projects and Processes with LiquidPlanner appeared first on LiquidPlanner.

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Search Engine Marketing Defined & Where SEO Fits In

As stated above, SEM promotes website traffic through paid advertising or in other words, the process of purchasing ads on search engines to gain website traffic; also referred to as paid search. It is the process of purchasing these ads/listings on search engines.

DPM Podcast: Project Management & The New Business Process (With Peter Levitan)

The Digital Project Manager

The post DPM Podcast: Project Management & The New Business Process (With Peter Levitan) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. How to win better projects for your agency? In this podcast, agency growth consultant Peter Levitan talks about how project managers can work better with sales to win more projects your agency can successful deliver.

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Control partners should have skin in the game!

Kiron Bondale

Facilitating Organization Change Process Peeves Project Management improving project management PM compliance issues Process compliance stupidityI finally completed reading Nassim Taleb ‘s book Skin in the Game which I had written about in a recent article.

Seven Project Management Lessons for Entrepreneurs

What I will cheer for is a balanced approach that draws the best ideas, processes and tools from all sources, and finds the best combination for each circumstance. Entrepreneurs are committed, energetic, can-do people.

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How to Fund a Software Development Project

What you need instead is advice on what process decisions you should consider, what your options are, and what the associated trade-offs are. Related: Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide. The Secure Funding Process Goal.

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Technical Debt: What Is It & How Do I Avoid It?

Related: The Risk Management Process in Project Management. Unavoidable: This is when an upgrade in tools brings a better way to do things, which requires an update to old processes. Planning for a project is essentially choosing one path forward to achieve your goals and objectives.

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Ask the Right Questions at the Right Time

Project Risk Coach

Here are some key questions for each of the project management process groups. Keep in mind, the project process groups are seldom sequential, one-time events; they are overlapping activities that occur throughout the project.

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The Importance of Data Governance for Business

The process of maintaining the integrity of your data, protecting it and making it available as needed, requires a plan of action. This includes creating processes that provide accountability to make sure data management is effective. An Ongoing Process.

15 Easy-to-Do Types of Professional Development

Girl's Guide to PM

We'll process your data in accordance with our privacy policy. You want to get some professional development time on your calendar. But the budget is tight. Your manager says there isn’t a lot of money to spend on career development activities.

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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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What Is Stakeholder Theory?

Normative is a core theory on the function of the corporation and how it can morally carry out its processes, ensuring that management sticks to positive philosophical guidelines. In order to control this process, a strategic plan is required.

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Process Optimization in Project Management (1): Steady Progress with Kaizen


Process Optimization in Project Management In almost all areas of life the pressure to optimize is increasing. Even if your colleagues are asking for more process improvements, you shouldn't jump at any optimization approach unprepared.

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Tackling Project Management Job Titles

Arras People

Looking through the data from the 2019 Arras People Project Management Benchmark Report (2019 PMBR) it really reinforces the fact that project management is so richly diverse when viewed across the many organisations and industries where these important skills are used.

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5 Key Benefits of Optimizing Your Resource Management Process


Learn how successful businesses are improving efficiency and productivity through retaining talent and optimizing their resource management process. Perhaps there should be more focus on tightening up internal resource management processes with a view to improving overall productivity levels.

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10 Knowledge Areas of Project Management (PMBOK 6) With PPT & PDF

Girl's Guide to PM

PMI defines a Knowledge Area in the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition Glossary like this: An identified area of project management defined by its knowledge requirements and described in terms of its component processes, practices, inputs, outputs, tools, and techniques.

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7 Secrets to Successful Project Manager/Team Collaboration

Girl's Guide to PM

At White October we continuously reflect on our process to refine the way we work. By setting a common basis the team will have a clear focus to support the decision-making process , and ways to measure whether success is achieved. This is a guest post from Elisa Cepale. Elisa Cepale.

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