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 Some people will self- select themselves out of the process citing inexperience for example. So, how do you feel about introducing a selection process for project sponsors?

2017 141

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 244

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 326

Women in Project Management: Natalie Steck

Girl's Guide to PM

by 2020. I always suggest to clients to do a comprehensive system requirement gathering process internally before they go to market for new software. Today I’m interviewing Natalie Steck, President and CEO at software firm Viewpath.

2018 302

Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019

Related: Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide. 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.

2019 379

7 Must-Haves for Every Product Manager Resume

A product manager can’t get bogged down in only process. 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 364

The Online Entrepreneur’s Guide to Payment Processors

alone by 2020. The platforms are designed to be secure and easy to use as they wirelessly process transactions and send money to you on your customer’s behalf. Do you process a few payments per month or hundreds?

2018 249

Digital Transformation & Artificial Intelligence: Is your Organization ready?


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 131

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

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


by 2020 , reaching almost $5 trillion. How can you build sustainable processes to grow your business while remaining agile to client requests? We surveyed over 1,000 professional services folks to learn more about the top challenges around client retention, resource management, collaboration, technology, project processes, and more. From Process to Automation: The Professional Services Work Management Benchmark Report.

2020 52

100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

Whether you are overseeing a team or leading major projects and their execution process, it is essential to keep everything in line to ensure project success. 20% of companies say that their IT requirements process is not the articulation of business need.

2019 63

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

Girl's Guide to PM

First, you need to explain your project and process well in the narrative of your proposal. 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 ).

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How AI Will Change the Future of Project Management


Gartner predicts that by 2020, Artificial Intelligence will have wiped out 1.8 This allows it to harness insights from even the most dense masses of data and transforming it into something that project teams can use to better their project processes.

2018 91

Top Ten PMO Themes 2019

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

At the PMO Conference, we heard about the Realities of Robotic Process Automation in the PMO from John McIntyre and how has already made it happen in the PMO. We’re looking forward to seeing where we move to in 2020. Last week it was the fifth PMO Conference in London.

2019 56

How to Work in a Remote Team: Productivity Best Practices


By 2020, half the workforce is expected to work remotely. Of course, success when a team is split up among multiple locations and timezones ultimately comes down to having the right tools and processes in place.

2020 83

The One Small Mistake That Kills 99% of Project Proposals


She actually forwarded it back to me, cc’ing the Creative Director in the process, and said that it contained too much detail, most of it unnecessary. She even implied that if I devoted this much time to “theories and paperwork” she didn’t foresee the campaign being finished until 2020.

2019 76

What is a Digital Project Manager (and How to Become One)


Budgets, deadlines, and processes - all tend to be skewed when dealing with digital projects, and not in a good way. In the middle of all this chaos stands the digital project manager (DPM), bringing order to disorder and process to practice.

2018 94

Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015


Having a knowledge transfer process in place boosts the chance of project success by over 20%. [6]. Most Popular Agile Tools and Processes: Scrum – 43%. Poor purchasing processes: 23%. 18% use word processing documents. Between 2010 and 2020, 15.7

2015 57

SPM 024 | Meet Aspiring Project Manager Jared Coffin


million project management roles will be added worldwide between 2010 & 2020. Subscribe to the “Free Aspiring Project Manager Course” I am currently in the process of building a free course for those who are interested in learning about project management.

2015 56

The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017


Takeaway: Project management skills bring clarity, focus and much-needed structure to the startup process. It’s important to develop and implement a streamlined methodology assessment process (MAP) to determine the best approach for each project. trillion by 2020.

2017 87

Forest for the trees


Procter & Gamble will break its supply chain links to deforestation completely by 2020. In some cases, it’s direct, such as Carillion’s case which is actually making this part of their project compliance process.

2015 36

10 Best Organization Software Options for Teams


The templates and drag-and-drop process make it a snap to put together letterheads, posters, banners, and much more. Hangouts Chat offers users secure team messaging and will include all the same features as Google Hangouts, which will be shut down in 2020.

2019 52

Trends in IT Project Management for 2015


Complex projects may also mean an entire team of project managers leading a project, instead of a single manager overseeing the process. Peer into our crystal ball to discover the 3 trends shaping collaboration and the 10 work skills you’ll need in 2020.

2015 44

How to Effectively Run Construction Management Projects


The construction project process begins the moment a bid is received. It also provides an opportunity to review and learn from the process, get feedback from the client, and prepare any necessary close-out documents. Given all the responsibilities involved, it’s no wonder the Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the demand for construction managers to grow 16% by 2020. They oversee a construction project from start to finish and take on a leadership role in the process.

107 Amazing Sales Tips, Stats, and Facts


25% of marketers who adopt mature lead management processes report that sales teams contact prospects within one day. Only 10% of marketers report the same follow-up time without mature lead management processes. [Source: Forrester Research]. Rather just scroll through the raw data?

2016 42

The Importance of Project Management: Q&A with PMO Leader Robert Kelly


M ost people are unaware that not having a proper work management process in place is actually costing them money. . We also discussed ways to combat chronic low productivity, the evolution of PM technology, and what he predicts project management will look like in 2020. you will be able to develop a toolkit of core processes and tools that are customized to fit your business and the common project types you deliver.

2016 34

5 Project Management Predictions for 2016


Did you know that 40% of the American workforce will be freelancers, contractors, and/or temporary employees by 2020 ? However, many companies are in the process of implementing PPM, and many have identified it as a top priority. 2016 could be the year your team centralizes management of the processes, methods, and techniques your team uses to analyze and manage projects in your company. Shorter employee onboarding processes.

2016 33