Preparing for the April 2020 Off-Payroll Changes?

Arras People

Despite many objections and predictions of gloom and disruption there are (at this time) to be no changes to the timetable announced by the previous Chancellor during the Budget in October 2018; as such the latest Off-Payroll legislation will come into force, as scheduled, in April 2020.

2020 48

Google to Open a $600M Data Center in Las Vegas - December 2020

Brad Egeland

Henderson, NV - attached to the south end of Las Vegas - is slated to be home to a new Google data center in December 2020. The Governor’s Office of Economic Development approved $25.2 million in tax abatements Thursday for Design LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Google. The company plans to build the data center on 64 acres of land on Warm Springs Road west of Boulder Highway. The subsidiary plans to build and own the facility, while Google would handle operations and hiring.

2020 105

Does Your Project "Pencil"?

Brad Egeland

We are now one year away from 2020. 2, 2020 and I’m looking back at all the projects I pursued in 2019. Like 20/20 vision, will we be able to look back on 2019 with perfect hind sight? So, I’m thinking that maybe I could look ahead to the year with perfect “foresight.” ” To do that, how about just pretend that today is Jan. Did they “pencil?” ” ​ In my context – “Pencil” is an Engineering term.

2020 100

2018 Budget Adds New IR35 Twist

Arras People

The biggest news for many project management practitioners in the 2018 Budget delivered by Philip Hammond, was his decision to delay any implementation of the new IR35 regime in the Private Sector until April 2020.

2018 248

How To Motivate Your Project Team

Girl's Guide to PM

I hope to write another book in 2020, but I am waiting to see what my audience wants to know more about before I start that. In 2020 I also plan to offer a workshop in mindfulness-based strengths practice (MBSP) for project managers.

2019 323

MS Project Exam Changes?! Oh My!

MPUG

Though the exam has been retired as of July 31, 2019, those who have taken the exam will be recognized for competency until June 30, 2020. If you’ve already taken the 74-343 examination and hold the certification, it is still recognized as a competency until 2020.

Can You Help With A Few Questions?

Girl's Guide to PM

Earlier this year I set myself the (ambitious, I think) goal of helping 50k project managers to feel more confident at work by 2020. This article, Can You Help With A Few Questions? first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM. I’m on about 16k right now, so I have some way to go! But I reckon I can get there, especially if I get to know what’s really bothering you and make sure I’m providing the information you really need to succeed in managing your projects and teams.

2017 182

Plotting a Course for Work and Resource Management Success

Arras People

50 billion devices will be connected by 2020. In this guest blog, Esther from Planview talks about a new whitepaper focused on resource management in VUCA environments – digital transformation. Like it or not, we are surrounded by a world of digital transformation.

2017 318

Epicflow Among the Best 10 Resource Management Tools

Epicflow Blog

Empower yourself for the start of the new 2019–2020 business season. SoftwareWorld, a highly reputed software review platform, has recently published a list of top resource management software solutions. Epicflow has taken one of the leading positions.

2019 69

Tutorial: How to Create A Video With Lumen5

Girl's Guide to PM

Cisco predict that 80% of internet traffic will be video by 2020. YouTube is thought of as the second-largest search engine. Pinterest has exploded in recent years. Visual, easily-understood communication is what your project stakeholders are seeing everywhere else.

2017 203

Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019

ProjectManager.com

I fully expect it to be a priority in 2020—and also in 2121. Anyone who tells you, with 100% certainty, what 2019 will look like at the start of the year is bonkers. The best we can do is to recognize that the seed of each new year was planted in the previous year.

2019 373

Women in Project Management: Natalie Steck

Girl's Guide to PM

by 2020. Today I’m interviewing Natalie Steck, President and CEO at software firm Viewpath. I don’t often get to talk to too many female CEOs so it was great to find out more about Natalie’s career to date and the thoughts she has about the future of project management software.

2018 298

Managing information overload in a world of too much %$#&* information

Lynne Cazaly

The Institute for the Future said cognitive load coping was a 'got to have it' skill for 2020. I've been keynoting at conferences on Day 1 giving delegates these much needed 'cognitive load coping' skills. Are we ever 'taught' or 'shown' what to do in a situation of information overload? Many people zone out, reach for the comfort of their mobile device, feign understanding (head nodding) or daydream. Info overload at conferences happens: ??

2020 50

Performance Management Report for Sponsors

Arras People

The latest edition of Project, the magazine from APM quoted the PMI figures that between 2010 and 2020 the number of new project management roles estimated to be created globally will be 15.7 The group was sipping coffee and chatting until I interrupted them.

2016 213

7 Must-Haves for Every Product Manager Resume

ProjectManager.com

According to researchers at Gartner , there will be 20 billion devices introduced and adopted in their sector by 2020. A product manager often wears many hats.

2019 343

How Millennials are Changing the Leadership Paradigm

Celoxis

According to a study by PWC, millennials will make up an estimated 50% of the workforce by 2020. Let’s face it, Millennials are taking over the world. Some of the most profitable and disruptive companies today, such as Facebook, Uber, and Airbnb are led by millennial leaders. A lot is being discussed about millennial leadership styles and rightly so; after all the next decade is going to see a lot of millennials move into leadership positions.

2020 44

The War for Project Management Talent?

Arras People

million new project management roles globally between 2010 - 2020 - predicted by PMI Click To Tweet.

2016 331

Performance management report for project sponsors- must do better

Ron Rosenhead

The latest edition of Project, the magazine from APM said between 2010 and 2020 61% of organisations offer project management training for their staff. The group were sipping coffee and chatting until I interrupted them.

2016 144

Digital Transformation & Artificial Intelligence: Is your Organization ready?

Digite

By 2020, web interfaces will be quite diversified, with 30% of all web browsing sessions will be done using Augmented Reality (AR) and about 50% of all new mobile applications will have voice as their main interface for people to use them.

2018 146

The Online Entrepreneur’s Guide to Payment Processors

ProjectManager.com

alone by 2020. Starting an ecommerce business can be incredibly rewarding if you can manage to create a valuable offering that your customers will be glad to pay for. The good news is that you’re entering the game at just the right time, as B2B transactions are predicted to be worth $1.3

2018 233

It’s time to introduce a selection process for project sponsors

Ron Rosenhead

This will be needed as PMI have predicted that by 2020 some 15.7 In our book “Strategies for Project Sponsorship” (published by Management Concepts) we made the suggestion the company should be making every effort to interview for project sponsors. Not external candidates, but internal ones.

2017 141

DIPMF Review

Leading Answers

With the upcoming Dubai 2020 Expo there is now another burst of ambitious Dubai mega projects. I have just returned from the Dubai International Project Management Forum ( DIPMF ). It was a very enjoyable and impressive conference, focussed on innovation in project management.

2017 129

The Skills Project Managers Will Need in 2025

LiquidPlanner

The Internet of Things, automation, and artificial intelligence were the buzzwords of 2017 (and most likely 2018, 2019, 2020…). What project manager skills do you think employers will be looking for in 2020?

2025 135

Project Management Apprenticeships: A Game Changer for Business

Girl's Guide to PM

The goal is 3 million more apprenticeships in England by 2020 implemented by means of an Apprenticeship Levy. In this guest post, Michelle Symonds explains what the new UK Higher PM Apprenticeship scheme means for aspiring project managers and employers.

2017 278

How Professional Services Teams Are Breaking the Customer Churn Cycle (Infographic)

Wrike

by 2020 , reaching almost $5 trillion. According to our Professional Services Market Global Report , the professional services industry is forecasted to grow 5.4% As the industry grows, so do the challenges professional services teams face trying to balance work management for internal and external teams. As more competition enters the playing field, questions emerge — How do you differentiate your business in order to retain and attract clients?

2020 55

100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

Employee retention is expected to increase by 10% by 2020 due to organizations giving their employees the option to choose their own work style. 76% of organizations believe the agile methodology will be preferred over the waterfall methodology by 2020.

2019 84

Project Manager Talent Gap: How to Make the Most of It

LiquidPlanner

million by 2020. Skill shortages are now a global phenomenon, impacting organisations in virtually every industry sector. In the field of project management, however, the skills gap is growing at a faster rate than was anticipated just a few years ago.

2017 133

Planning a Budget for a Proposal in 5 Easy Steps (+ Example)

Girl's Guide to PM

Your hourly rate must be related to the actual working hours you have in a year (this is based on The European Commission’s Horizon 2020 Methodology ). This is a guest article by author Edoardo Binda Zane.

Budget 259

How AI Will Change the Future of Project Management

Workamajig

Gartner predicts that by 2020, Artificial Intelligence will have wiped out 1.8 How will AI impact the project management industry? Our guest post by Aniruddha Parmar looks at the potential uses of AI in managing projects and making decisions.

2018 91

The Project Revolution: How to Succeed in a Project Driven World

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Mr Nieto-Rodriguez has been recognised as the world’s leading champion of project management and founder of a global movement that has transformed the tactical topic of project management into one of the central issues in the CEO’s 2020 agenda.

2019 61

The Yin-Yang of Productivity

Digite

Its mission is to have an interdisciplinary, global organization committed to mapping the genome of Flow by 2020 and open sourcing it to everyone. This year’s Nobel for Economics has gone to the Behavioural Economist Richard Thaler.

2018 138

The Extinction of Agile Coaching

Agile Coach

A recent Linked In forum post posed this question: 2020 – Agile Coach Extinction. “ Well, there are only 4 values and 12 principles…which of those do you want me to break? ” I actually said that to a client once.

2016 124

The Real Impact of Emotional Intelligence in Project Management

LiquidPlanner

A 2016 report from the World Economic Forum on the future of jobs found that skills that were high on the must-have lists today will be less needed or disappear by 2020. Emotional intelligence, or EQ as it also known, has become something of a bellwether for effective leadership.

2025 101

Putting Free back into Freelancing

Paymo App

The gig economy in the US is now estimated to be about 34% of the workforce and expected to be 43% by the year 2020. Some of our earliest users might still remember that Paymo initially started out as a free tool back in 2008, mainly used by the freelance community to track time. Years have passed and the software matured as well as the company and the team developing it. We grew in complexity, size, user-base, and over time the free version of the software was phased out.

2027 42

DIPMF Review

Leading Answers

With the upcoming Dubai 2020 Expo there is now another burst of ambitious Dubai mega projects. I have just returned from the Dubai International Project Management Forum ( DIPMF ). It was a very enjoyable and impressive conference, focussed on innovation in project management. Mark Langley, president and CEO of the PMI, gave a keynote presentation on the importance of innovation.

2020 60

Creed Over Greed: Motivation and Purpose

Leading Answers

The mission statement up to the year 2020 is to become the world's leading provider of premium products and premium services for individual mobility.”. There have been a couple of news stories in the news recently that reveal some important facts about motivation and purpose.

2018 85

Project Management Trends: 2018 Topics to Watch

LiquidPlanner

million new project management roles will be created between 2011 and 2020, so we’re still expecting to see growth in the next couple of years. As we move into the New Year, it’s the time for reflecting on what’s happened and what is to come. It feels to me like 2017 passed by in a flash.

2018 117

How to Advance Your Project Management Career

Brightwork

trillion between 2010 and 2020. In today’s business environment, the traditional ‘job for life’ doesn’t exist anymore. The average person changes jobs up to fifteen times over the course of their career, with an average job duration of five years. Reasons for changing jobs are numerous and vary by individual circumstance and career trajectory. In this age of job-hopping, it’s important to cultivate transferrable, in-demand skills to propel your career. Project management is one such skill.

2027 28

Top Ten PMO Themes 2019

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

We’re looking forward to seeing where we move to in 2020. Last week it was the fifth PMO Conference in London. With over 400 PMO practitioners from around the globe and over 20 sessions to choose from, there’s a lot to learn about where PMO is heading right now.

2019 56

10 Management Trends to Watch For in 2019

Teamweek

The American Society for Training and Development estimates that by 2020 about half (46%) of the workers in the United States will be millennials.

2019 82