Five Highlights of the 2020 PMI Job Report

Arras People

The Project Management Institute’s (PMI) membership magazine – PM Network – has just released the January issue with a report – 2020 Jobs Report – available for project management practitioners to take a look at (currently only available for members). Leadership.

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Top 10 Books on Change Management (2020 edition)

Girl's Guide to PM

Aimed at people doing change management in a leadership role (aren’t we all?), The Catalyst (2020) is so good! Change management is so important for making sure that the change you deliver is embedded in the organisation.

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Stressed leadership

Musings on Project Management

Well, here in the Spring of 2020, leaders are stressed; and circumstances are somewhat chaotic (meaning not only disorganized and counterproductive, but small effects are highly leveraged by exponential responses) And so one wonders: are our best leaders in crises and chaos likely to have been trained in the military where the 'fog of war' is all too real? leadership

Best Construction Project Management Software of 2020

Some projects are narrowly defined, but construction project management always involves a wide range of skills and crafts, such as leadership, planning and resource management. 2020 Best Construction Project Management Software Rankings. This post was updated January 2020).

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Bridging the Gap: Implementing CIO Leadership in Project Management

Speaker: Clint Padgett, President & CEO, Project Success Inc.

You may have a visionary CIO and very capable project managers. You may have the best tech, the latest software, and stellar talent. But if you can’t establish a dynamic, collaborative team with a clear mission, then your project will slip through the cracks. It’s time for CIOs to unlock their "people potential" and learn the leadership skills that will lead to satisfied project managers and more than satisfactory project results. Join Clint Padgett, CEO and President of Project Success Inc., and bridge the gap between CIOs and Project Managers to create a passionate and successful team.

Agile Project Management: The new go-to for marketing teams in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Leadership in uncertain times requires The goal of staying nimble, responsive, and flexible in these rocky times has become entrenched steadfastly in the minds of the marketing community. . This is a guest contribution from Monica Georgieff, Agile Coach and Trainer at AgileSherpas.

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Leadership in Project Management: The Complete Guide

PM Basics

This is complete guide on leadership in project management. Here you’ll learn: What is leadership in project management in practice? Key Concepts of Leadership. Leadership Without Authority. Leadership In Project Management: What Does it Mean? Leadership

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Managing Remote Teams: Challenges, Best Practices & Tools

This post was updated March 2020). Leadership Project Management Training VideosAs technology advanced, so did the workforce and how teams work. No longer were organizations tied to dipping into the local talent pool.

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The Best Self-Help Books to Make 2020 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 2020 your best year yet. Best Self-Help Books About Leadership.

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Seven Aspects of Project Risk in 2020

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Ahead of its January meeting in Davos, the World Economic Forum published its Global Risks Report 2020, based on the input of 750 experts and outlining the biggest risks faced by economies over the next 10 years [1]. 1] World Economic Forum, The Global Risks Report 2020, 15 th Edition. [2]

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Overcoming bias in project management

Girl's Guide to PM

Her leadership and guidance is of paramount importance during planning and execution. This is a guest post by Roland Hoffmann. Are you biased as a project manager? You might be surprised! In this article we’ll talk about the different types of bias in project management. Roland Hoffman.

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How to Become a Project Manager in 2020


From planning and forecasting to communication and leadership, a project manager has to wear many hats. Leadership and communication are both better learned in the field than in the classroom. Leadership. How to become a project manager?

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10 Career-Limiting Mistakes To Avoid

Girl's Guide to PM

You’re managing a piece of work, so step up and do it otherwise you are not showing demonstrable leadership. Decisions make that happen, and show that you are acting in a leadership role.

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Top 7 Leadership Articles: Winter Edition

Epicflow Blog

You can’t know too much about leadership. Let’s take a look at leadership tips that world experts prepared for you this winter. 4 Basic Truths That Will Improve Your Leadership Skills Overnight. The post Top 7 Leadership Articles: Winter Edition appeared first on Epicflow.

The yin and yang of project leadership™ 

Susanne Madsen

Yin leadership is enabling and is concerned with making it possible for others to flourish, lead and contribute. This side of leadership sets a high standard and expects the team to deliver to it. It shows that project leadership encompasses a high degree of yin as well as yang.

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PMO Leadership: How PMOs Can Evolve into Savvy PMOs


PMO leadership today is about more than being a purveyor of governance and delivering projects on time and on budget. The PMO leadership journey to becoming a Savvy PMO builds on a collaborative approach to adapt processes, support multiple work methodologies, and relook at their toolset.

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Best 2020 Online Courses, Events, and Resources for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

Project Leadership. Coursera has supported the initiative to provide students with free online courses according to more than 20 fields of knowledge during the forced isolation in 2020. It’s a great combination of two branches – project management and team leadership.

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How to Delegate Tasks

Girl's Guide to PM

“As we assume more, and greater, responsibilities in our ascension through the ranks of leadership, naturally we can’t keep doing the things we did two or even three positions ago,” Killelea writes. . Delegating tasks is something every project manager needs to get good at.

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Leadership vs. Management w/ Ross Beurmann

Leading Agile

In this episode of SoundNotes, Ross Beurmann joins Dave to talk about the difference between Leadership and Management. Leadership is Language – L. Listen to the SoundNotes Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to SoundNotes on: Apple Podcasts. Google Play. Spotify. Soundcloud.

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A Quick Guide to Strategic Initiatives

Leadership Planning Project Management The Project Manager BlogAlthough the term “strategic initiative” might sound like inflated business jargon, it’s far from useless. A strategic initiative is a compass that guides businesses and targets future goals.

How Organisations Can Set up New Project Leaders for Success

Girl's Guide to PM

Most organisations don’t really provide the necessary ammo apart from a few onboarding formalities and cursory ‘knowledge transfers’ More often than not, hardworking and talented people with stellar individual contributions are given leadership roles.

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Running Projects from Home – The New Normal

Arras People

PMO PM Work / Life Balance PM Leadership Project Management Work Life Balance conducting meetings PMO FlashmobFor many of us, being flexible at work and working from home was an occasional luxury. But since the 23rd of March, for so many people, its become the new normal.

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The Lazy Way to Deliver Better Presentations

The Lazy Project Manager

Peter is the author of the number 1 bestselling project management book ‘The Lazy Project Manager’, along with many other books on Project Management, PMO development, Executive Sponsorship, Transformation Leadership, and Speaking Skills. [link] BOOK TODAY – OFFER CLOSES SOON.

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2020 Challenges and Trends in Construction

Epicflow Blog

Reducing the carbon footprint is not a unique trend for construction companies, and is not a 2020 trend, either. As stated by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) , the non-residential construction field lost 10,700 jobs by the end of March 2020.

How to Make a Work From Home Policy (With Examples)

Fast forward to 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the world, and public health officials widely recommended that workers stay home to avoid spreading the virus. Every manager has a different style of leadership.

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Project Management Job Titles: Understanding the Types of Roles in Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

Portfolio Manager/Director: A portfolio manager is a senior leadership position in an organisation, overseeing an entire portfolio of change projects. If you’re searching for a project management job, you’ve no doubt come across a range of different job titles. Which one should you go for?

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Project Management Conferences and Events 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

If you are looking to attend a project management conference in 2020, chances are there is something happening near you that will be fun and meet your professional goals. January February March April May June July August September October November December 2020 2021 2022 2023.

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How has project management changed?

Girl's Guide to PM

A shift to leadership. Finally, there’s also more emphasis on leadership. This is a massive move towards project leadership instead of simply implementing processes. We aren’t managing projects now in the same way that people managed projects years ago.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020? 2020 Project Management Conferences in Austria. March 16-17, Vienna — The Digital Leadership Forum will bring together experts from top companies including Stiegl, Suntory, A.P.

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Project Management Framework Types, Key Elements & Best Practices

Unfortunately, as many as 57% of leadership teams surveyed said risk was one of the things they felt least prepared to deal with. A project never exists in a vacuum.

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Soar Higher in 2020 – Learn and Develop New Skills

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

A major part of effective project leadership involves understanding the importance of continuing to learn and develop new skills. In this article, we take a closer look at why it is important to develop new skills in 2020. The Crucial Leadership Skills to Focus On.

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Top Skills Employers Are Looking For in 2020 and How to Get Them

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

As we move into 2020 and the start of a new decade, it is important to take the time to consider how your industry and workplace may have changed in recent years, and how they will continue to evolve in the future. Adaptive Leadership.

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Top 9 IT Project Manager Interview Questions and Answers [2020]

PM Basics

Also, remember this: All software development project manager interview questions require you to provide an answer from a leadership perspective. And drive the conversation towards your leadership skills. IT Project Manager interview questions are tricky.

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Top 7 Leadership Articles: Spring Edition

Epicflow Blog

We’ve selected the best recommendations of eminent sources for you to boost your knowledge and advance your leadership skills. In this paper, Nancy Duarte looks at today’s crisis as a challenge to improve your leadership style and help your employees become more engaged and motivated.

8 Things Great Project Managers Say Every Day

Project Risk Coach

LeadershipStop and consider the words you've spoken recently to your project teams. How would you characterize them? Are you speaking words that bring clarity, courage, and confidence to your teams? Are you asking the right questions to keep your team focused?

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020? 2020 Project Management Conferences in Austria . March 16-17, Vienna — The Digital Leadership Forum will bring together experts from top companies including Stiegl, Suntory, A.P.

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Project Management Q&A: How to Step Up from a Support Role

Arras People

You may find that the project manager role may differ in two main areas from the project manager one – the level of responsibility and the amount of team management and leadership you’re performing.

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“Organize Around Products/Services” is a great addition to the Disciplined Agile principles

Kiron Bondale

It also addresses many challenges which leadership teams experience with agile transformations.

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What we want from project management tools in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

And then I log into my PM software and suddenly that simplicity that exists elsewhere disappears… Here are my wishes for the PM software industry for 2020. Culture and leadership are what makes businesses successful.

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How to Be a Project Risk Management Evangelist

Project Risk Coach

Leadership Project Risk ManagementThe Project Management Institute says, "high-performing companies manage risk in conjunction with projects and programs far more often than low performers do." How can you help your company manage risks and become a high performer?

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