Project Management Job Description

Girl's Guide to PM

In this article, we’ll look at the things that make up a typical project management job description, and then look at some specialist industries plus the role of a junior project manager. To oversee the software design, build and testing process according to our internal guidelines.

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4 Project Management Trends of 2020: What to Prepare for?

Epicflow Blog

Project Management web resources are awash with articles about 2020 project management trends. The fact that AI as a project management trend in 2020 is discussed so vividly doesn’t make it true. We don’t share this opinion, which is why soft skills cannot be named a 2020 trend.

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Handling complexity requires psychological safety

Kiron Bondale

What I didn’t focus on in that article was how important the people element is when dealing with CAS. Two HBR articles published this week reminded me of that critical ingredient. ” This aligns well with two of the leadership actions which Amy recommends in her article.

2020 199

5 Agile Metrics to Improve Performance and Quality

Project Bliss

This is a guest article from Gilad David Maayan. Read on to learn how to use agile metrics to improve your work processes. If you have no feedback from which to improve your processes, you cannot gain the benefits of agility.

2020 156

4 Corporate LMS Software Trends in 2020

TrustRadius Project Management

If you’ve seen any “trends of 2019” articles, you’ve probably seen references to “microlearning,” “mobile-first,” and the all-present, inescapable “AI.” As 2020 approaches, which trends should you focus on, and which ones are smoke and mirrors?

2020 62

Project Management Trends for Agencies: What to Skip, What to Adopt

Workamajig

Find the right answers in this article. I’ll do a deep dive into the trends that will define project management in 2020 and beyond. Get the process to manufacture one widget right and you can usually scale it to produce 10,000 widgets.

2020 78

4 Traits of the Successful Project Manager

Brad Egeland

What I’m going to present here is sort of a collaboration of thinking between the two – the studies and articles I’ve read and my own perception. The project manager needs to develop processes for finding truth and narrowing down inputs without getting overly frustrated.

2020 137

How The PMP Exam is Changing in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

It’s widely known that the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam is changing in July 2020, but what exactly is going to be different? It was going to change at the end of 2019 but now the date is 1 July 2020. Processes – this is where all the technical PM skills will sit.

2020 227

PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New?

MPUG

Yes, you can suggest your changes since January 15, 2020. The standard part of the guide makes a paradigm shift from a process-based approach to a principle-based approach. If you are an aspiring PMP in this new decade, this webinar will be helpful for you as you enter the 2020’s.

2020 52

The 9-Step Checklist for Kickass Project Kickoffs

Workamajig

Learn how to excel at this stage in this article. The robustness of your processes, the transparency of your communication - it will all be tested at project kickoff. So how do you go about the project kickoff process? Getting approval is a process of negotiation.

2020 78

What Are Key Project Activities In Project Management

Proofhub

Fundamental #2: Develop a work breakdown structure Creating a (WBS) Work Breakdown Structure is an important part of the project management process. This process demands team efforts and multiple perspectives for the given project. Conclusion Project management is a tricky process.

2020 78

Leveraging Agile Principles for Portfolio Management – Guiding Principle #2

Keyedin

In my last article, I talked about agile work methodologies and how they help organizations improve overall performance and deliver greater value both internally and externally. In this article, I’m sharing how to make the execution of agile methodologies easier on your portfolio managers and more effective for your organization. Remember that Gartner article we mentioned a moment ago?

2020 60

Webinar Recap: They Finally Did It! Microsoft Releases a Brand-New Version of Microsoft Project

MPUG

So we move kind of, basically through the process of looking at one of the tools that are available. Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Tim Runcie’s They Finally Did It!

2020 52

How Important is Security on our Tech Projects

Brad Egeland

Security is important no matter the project The real answer to this question this article asks should always be “yes.” And if risk planning is part of the project process and timeline, too often security is given almost no attention at all. This question begs to be answered.

2020 101

Automation for Boosting Digital Marketing: Tips and Tricks

Brad Egeland

We have just the tips and tricks to get you started with digital marketing automation in this article. You don’t have to manually synchronize data across multiple platforms and can instead use PieSync to automate this process. Automation is a process, not a one-time thing.

2020 105

7 Proven Ways Lean Six Sigma Methodology Can Speed Up Your Business Growth

Taskque

Lean Six Sigma is a methodology used to minimize defects and errors and improve the process. In this article, you will learn about seven sure-fire ways in which six sigma methodology can accelerate your business growth. You are planning to launch a new product.

2020 62

Project Management by (Buy) the Book

Brad Egeland

The title of this article is a bit tongue in cheek as I am definitely an old school not by the book project manager. keep up the great work!" “just like your articles, always something great to take away.

2020 99

How to Manage a Project Team: 6 Ways You Didn’t Know Helped

ProProfs Project Management

It is not only important to involve teams in the project planning process, but also keep them in the loop during the entire project cycle. . Imagine you have a diverse set of people in your team, each coming from different backgrounds.

2020 52

A Perfect Project Meeting in 5 Easy Steps

Brad Egeland

A set of steps or processes or actions to follow to pull off the meeting to end all meetings? Please share your thoughts by commenting on this article. Don’t you wish there was formula for the perfect project meeting?

2020 109

Milestone Reporting Using Gantt Charts in MS Project

MPUG

In my previous article, I talked about four methods, which can be used to customize Gantt charts in MSP. In this article, we will take a deeper look at ‘Bar Styles’ and combine them with milestones to create Milestone charts.

2020 56

Understanding “What Changed” After Approving Task Updates from PWA

MPUG

To begin the process of working with local fields, launch Microsoft Project and connect to Project Online. To begin the process of renaming local fields, click the Project tab to display the Project ribbon. Articles approving pwa task updates tasksBackground Information.

2020 56

Webinar Recap: How to get and see Project Information in Power BI

MPUG

Collin Quiring: You can, however, on your desktop file, if you just have one, you can export your data preferably to X amount or to XM Excel, and you go through a mapping process. And suddenly they were able to improve their business processes.

2020 52

5 Essentials of a Project Manager Resume

Brad Egeland

Highly efficient in optimizing processes by employing effective Project Management & Quality Management Principles. According to PMI’s Industry Growth Forecast , 15.7

2020 99

Google Project Management Doesn’t Exist… Now What?

Teamweek

One of my colleagues was in the middle of a project when his department switched over to Teamweek, and he said that the transfer process was “seamless.”. Google is the most popular search engine in the world. You know that something has become a phenomenon when it’s also used as a verb.

2020 52

Online Gantt Chart Software - How to Find the Best for You?

Ganttic

You can also learn more about planning and scheduling with Gantt Charts in our previous article. Ability to Handle “Big Data” If you took a break from this article and Googled “Gantt Chart,” what do you see? Make sure the software can systematize your scheduling process.

2020 78

The ultimate guide to professional goal setting

Proofhub

Expand professional knowledge and training Learning is a process that never stops. How To Set Good Professional Goals For Work (Tips And Examples Included) Wondering why your professional goals keep falling flat? Well, it’s simple. You’ve been doing it all wrong.

2020 78

How To Build A High Performing Team

Proofhub

Through Recruitment software or ATS, HR managers, recruiters and talent acquisition members can identify the right candidate and complete the hiring process. In this process, members of a team are expected to use their innovative minds to find solutions to problems.

2020 78

How to Feel Progress: A Complete Guide to Documenting and Tracking Progress

Teamweek

It also gives you a step-by-step guide toward completing major goals, so you don’t unintentionally fall behind or lose track of where you are in the process. They can simply remove each Post-It note as they finish a step in the process.

2020 52

Going Back to Work After Vacation – The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Teamweek

One way to make your process easier is by going out of your way to ask for updates. Sometimes, the best you can do is make a few changes, so your adjustment process is as easy as possible. Make sure you keep up with the Teamweek blog for frequent articles on topics like these!

2020 52

Why the agile process is here to stay (and why it should!)

Runrun.it

Granted that the agile process isn’t the only effective workflow management methodology out there today, but it certainly is worth understanding more; organizations should at least consider how it can affect the way they work and produce in this day and age.

2020 26

Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

What I've compiled here is what I hope – my time permitting – is the beginning of a series of articles to introduce different software tools and services that help get project leaders and planners and PM infrastructures themselves on the right track and headed in the right direction.

2020 184

Best Productivity Applications, Extensions and Add-Ons for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

Reader Mode will make the process of reading in Google Chrome as comfortable as possible. It saves any type of content (articles, images, stories, videos) from any website or app.

2020 63

Weekly To Do List

Techno-PM

To make this process easier, it is wise to adopt weekly tasks that can help you trace activities which are started, in progress and done with priority. You may be interested in reading an article and downloading the Free To Do List Templates.

2020 36

5 Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

What I've compiled here is what I hope – my time permitting – is the beginning of a series of articles to introduce different software tools and services that help get project leaders and planners and PM infrastructures themselves on the right track and headed in the right direction.

2020 138

8 VoIP Trends To Watch in 2020

TrustRadius Project Management

Heading into 2020, we have compiled a list of the 8 most important VoIP trends to keep an eye on as 2020 approaches. 2020 will see the further consolidation of communication technologies into single unified communications as a service (UCaaS) platforms.

2020 68

The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017

MavenLink

We scoured the top online publications to find the 30 most widely read and shared project management articles. These three articles share some of the best practices and how-to articles to help your business reduce risks and avoid costly mistakes. trillion by 2020.

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How To Motivate Your Project Team

Girl's Guide to PM

We do it as children, we do it as teenagers (often terrifying our parents in the process) and we do it as adults. Strengths-based project management is an approach to project management that focuses on the people rather than the process.

2019 376

25 Best Microsoft Project Alternatives for Project Management (Free and Paid) in 2020

Workzone

If you’re not used to the process-centric nature of Microsoft Project or have a more creative bent, then you should try Workzone. For those that love processes, Planio tracks issues, keeps versions clean and offers chat and content wikis. Clunky. Frustrating to learn. Unfriendly.

18 Best Gantt Chart Software to Transform Your Project Management in 2020

Workzone

Instead of struggling with difficult input processes users can add information directly on the charts. This article originally appeared on the WorkZone Project Management Software blog. Interested in Gantt charts? Want to know how they work?

2020 28

Big Announcements from Ignite 2019

MPUG

I have cherry picked sessions across the following topics that should of interest to you as project managers going into 2020: Productivity. It includes a new set of robotic process automation capabilities called UI flows, now available in public preview. Articles Microsoft Ignite

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