An Approach for Sustainability for Everyone – The Scout vs. the Warrior

Green Project Management

William James, 1879 For those who have accepted and endorsed the importance of sustainability and social responsibility issues like the importance of dealing with anthropogenic climate change, livable wages, the problems with waste etc.,

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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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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 72

PRiSM is much more than an “eco-friendly” method.

Green Project Management

As our Project Management Methodology PRiSM or PRojects integrating Sustainable Methods is turning 10 years old this year, we are proud that it enjoys success in a multitude of industries; and project types.

2019 369

What Is the Definition of Done for Agile Teams?

Agile process promotes sustainable development. These days, it seems like everybody is all about doing things agile.

2019 311

How to Use Data to Be a Better Manager

In order to get better results with those decisions and to sustain a fulfilled and happy team, data is essential. Numbers makes the business world go around. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to use that data to become a better manager.

2019 250

Key Growth Strategies for New Businesses

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. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, has been an entrepreneur and business owner for about 20 years.

2019 364

Strategic Planning in Business

Where a strategic plan is building a sustainable competitive advantage in the future, a business plan is designed to take advantage of a current business opportunity. Businesses thrive on certainty, and yet, the future is never certain.

2019 342

10 Mindset Shifts for 2019

Stepping Into Project Management

This means it comes with both the positives and the negatives that we carry with us in 2019. Creating the Right Environment- When we create goals and start working towards them, the main objective is to be able to sustain that.

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Five Actions for Inspiring Your Project Team


Knowledge of your team will help you in selecting the actions you’ll need to take for establishing the values, beliefs, and team culture that will sustain your project team’s inspiration through project completion.

2019 138

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.

2019 119

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, fewer than one in five professionals said their organization uses the waterfall methodology.

2019 84

Cultural Fit versus Cultural Fit

Pawel Brodzinski

We want to sustain an environment where people share their diverse opinions, and not simply have them. There is a remark on hiring I’ve heard quite a few times recently. It’s about sending a rejection message to a candidate.

2019 88

Practical Simplification in Agile

Leading Agile

If our systems provide what the “external” customer cares about, but they do so in a way that isn’t manageable, sustainable, or supportable, we will not be able to keep our customers happy for very long. We humans like to simplify complicated things.

2019 112

Seeking Faster Feedback

Leading Agile

It isn’t sustainable in the long run. A couple of weeks ago my wife and I were returning to Atlanta from Virginia where we’d spent the holidays with family.

2019 86

10 Construction Conferences In 2019


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.

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12 Ways to Motivate Employees When You Can’t Pay Them More


If supervisors practice positive emotional connections with employees, honor their promises and commitments, and show a willingness to mentor others, it will foster and sustain an atmosphere of trust and respect that employees may value more than money.

2019 115

The 4 Best Trello Alternatives for Kanban Project Management

nTask Blog

Document management including sharing and storing documents online through drag/drop or simple upload, maintain document versioning and locking to sustain document originality. Trello is a star when it comes to project management and collaboration tools.

2019 109

Being or Becoming?: Millennials in Software

Leading Agile

Work weeks of 70 to 90 hours were common, on a sustained basis. As each generation comes of age, they find ways to adapt to the world (or adapt the world to themselves). I’ve been around long enough to see this a few times.

2019 83

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


Experience has shown us that few organizations ever achieve this level of compliance and virtually none of them can sustain this approach.

2019 52

6 Key Questions to Answer during the Resource Capacity Planning Process


Is the project roadmap sustainable? In our recent webinar, Navaigating the Resource Capability Planning Minefield we explored the many nuances of resource management. Focusing on how organizations can better prepare for and deliver effective resource capability planning.

2019 52

A Quick Fire Guide to Project Portfolio Management Business Benefits


Project Portfolio Management provides a structured environment for deciding which projects, programs and initiatives to fund, to sustain and to eliminate.

2019 52

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. Successful businesses are finding ways to improve profitability levels, streamline costs and eliminating waste.

2019 52

4 Awesome Teamwork Examples for Agile Teams

nTask Blog

Only based on this knowledge, the leader can steer his team towards success and sustainability. Teamwork and collaboration hold a significant impact on a project, an organization, and the overall customer drive.

2019 91

5 Simple Tips For Successful Startup Project Management


It sustains employee enthusiasm and brings your startup principles to life. Proper planning prevents poor performance. This is something all startup founders have heard probably once or twice before. But what does this mean, exactly?

2019 78

How To Be More Productive: 18 Top Tips To Help You (Don’t Miss The Last One!)


A neuroscience behavior professor Daniel Levitin at McGill says: “That switching comes with a biological cost that ends up making us feel tired much more quickly than if we sustain attention on one thing.”

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The Path to Aligned Project KPIs


The negative effects of this misalignment could include: Stalled Growth : When organizations misfire due to misalignment, initiatives required to support and sustain profitable growth get into trouble. Many organizations are often wondering what are the top KPIs tracked today within project management offices, but what they really should be asking is how can I align my project KPIs to the overall strategic business goals.

2019 40

11 Ways to Improve Collaboration Between Departments


Small wins help sustain momentum and motivation while breaking down barriers and silo walls. This post has been updated and expanded by the Workzone team for 2019. How is your team “getting along” with other departments in your company?

2019 45

Realising Potential With ActiveCollab


This combination starts some fascinating and productive conversations and delivers sustainable success. _STORY WRITTEN BY JACKIE O'DOWD, FOUNDING PARTNER & CEO AT REALISING POTENTIAL _ HOW ARE YOU MAKING AN IMPACT ON THE WORLD?

2019 42

Innovation in project management: Inspiration from Dubai

Susanne Madsen - Developing Project Leaders

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.

How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Guess what my tip would be for 2019? It takes much more than attendance on a course to create sustained changes in performance,… Click To Tweet. This article, How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management.

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Digital Transformation & Artificial Intelligence: Is your Organization ready?


And by 2019, 40% of all DX initiatives will be related to AI. In 2019, 40% of all Digital Transformation (DX) initiatives and 100% of all effective IoT efforts will be supported by AI capabilities.

2020 88

Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019. Sustainable success comes, to a large extent, from your project culture. I've been involved in training Project Managers for over 20 years. And there are some project management questions I get asked time and time again.

2018 112

The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017


Takeaway: With the data analytics and project management industries growing at an explosive rate, it only makes sense to use both powerful tools in combination and interwoven into a company's fabric to create a more sustainable competitive advantage.

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