Risk Mitigation Plan: Definition & Top Strategies

ProjectManager.com

But first, let’s figure out what risk mitigation is, and what strategies exist to control risk in your project. Risk mitigation is a strategy that seeks to foresee risk in a project before it’s executed. Risk Mitigation Strategies. Risk is always present.

How to earn PDUs fast in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Here are some of mine to get you started: Tips for managing multiple projects What it takes to be a successful project manager Practical strategies for managing your work. Is your re-certification cycle coming to an end for your PMI certificate?

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Enterprise Collaboration: Strategy & Tools

ProjectManager.com

An organization can collaborate with its customers in a social network strategy. The onslaught of data that today’s companies face demands an effective communication and collaboration strategy. Enterprise Collaboration Strategies & Implementation. Once you’ve determined that it’s a good fit for the organization, there must be a thorough and clear strategy to implement it. Collaboration is a call to action that is sounded by many in business.

The Economics of Strategy

Musings on Project Management

A good blog read on this topic -- the Economics of Strategy -- is found at herdingcatswritten by Glen Alleman. In his posting, Alleman makes a couple of important points:There are many tactical actions that can be taken within a project -- like attention to risk management -- that ultimately have strategic outcomes for the business: enhanced profit on the income statement, sustainable free cash. customer Project Management Project Value

Innovating and Driving Agility with Tech: No-Code Development

Speaker: Gautam Nimmagadda, CEO, Quixy

Product Managers: are you wondering what your teams will look like in the future? If so, it's time to look to no-code development. With it, you can leverage hyper automation, strengthen and accelerate growth, and drive value. Your teams will be able handle more projects, and focus on the real challenges. This webinar harnesses the wisdom of today's business leaders and the global pioneers of tomorrow. Join Gautam Nimmagadda, CEO of Quixy, and learn how to leverage tech to drive agility with citizen development and the no-code movement.

Budget 2020: What Does it Mean for the PM Domain?

Arras People

Their statement read: “The Government believes it is right to address the fundamental unfairness of the non-compliance with the existing rules, and the reform will therefore be legislated in Finance Bill 2020 and implemented on April 6, 2020, as previously announced.”. You can see the full findings in our 2020 Project Management Benchmark Report >>>HERE. The post Budget 2020: What Does it Mean for the PM Domain?

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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). One thing is clear though, if AI is going to figure highly in the workplace in the very near future, the business strategy and resulting plans need to be in place before any real adoption can start.

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15 Easy Ways to Earn PDUs in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

In this article we’ll cover what you need to know about the different categories of PDUs and how many you need to get, plus some simple and free ways to earn PDUs in 2020. Do you need to earn PDUs to maintain your PMI certification? You’re in the right place!

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Why Business Strategies Are Important? (8 Most Common Business Strategies)

Proofhub

8 Most Important Business Strategies to be Aware of in 2020 Businesses are not run blindly, you have to set your own set of goals that you want to achieve effectively to thrive in the market. What is the Main Focus of Business-level Strategy?

PDUs for CAPM: The Complete Guide for 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

As of 1 October 2020, you do! As of 1 October 2020, CAPM ® certification holders will need to earn professional development units (PDUs) to maintain their credential. Do you need PDUs for the Certified Associate in Project Management ( CAPM ) ® certificate?

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Scaling to the Masses - Fit Your Product for a Larger User Base

Speaker: Dustin Smith, Sr. Product Manager, Incubator

The classic product story goes like this: A small team puts a great idea to work. Said idea becomes a wildly successful app. Team makes lots of money and attracts talent from all over the globe, quickly dotting the map with international offices. In a matter of years, a very small company becomes a global superpower. Romantic notions aside, the story neglects to mention the most essential variable to product success: scalability. If a product can't withstand a growing user base and diverse team, it'll never leave the think tank. Whether you're running a small startup or trying to get your idea to take off in a large corporation, you'll need the right tools and the perspective to scale your product. Join Dustin Smith, Senior Product Manager of the Innovation Incubator at Indeed, and learn how to scale your product for greatness.

Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

ProjectManager.com

So, save the date and mark your calendars, whether analog or digital: here are the top project management conferences of 2020. One of the largest series of conferences for project managers in North America, the Project Summit has industry innovators who help professionals be more productive, and learn best practices, skills and strategies to succeed. Change Management 2020 Conference. 2020 Project Management Symposium. The Power of Projects 2020.

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Chess and Business Strategy

International Institute for Learning

Undoubtedly the chess game is fascinating because it implies deep thinking, strategy, and prediction ability. It is often seen analogous to a business strategy. By knowing the value, it is easier to make decisions about game strategy and placement. By Luigi Morsa, Ph.D.

Resources for Remote Work (March 2020)

Girl's Guide to PM

“Hope is not a strategy,” he writes. Also, PMI have extended the deadline for the current Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam until the end of December (with the new exam being available from January, not July 2020). Pin for later reading: The post Resources for Remote Work (March 2020) appeared first on Girl's Guide to Project Management. We’re living in extraordinary times, and many people will be working from home for the first time.

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The Best Gantt Chart Software of 2020

ProjectManager.com

In addition to Gantt charts and strategy mapping, it also helps teams complete the following functions: Organize content. This post was updated January 2020). The post The Best Gantt Chart Software of 2020 appeared first on ProjectManager.com. Technology might change at the speed of light, but there are a few classic designs that even time can’t touch. Gantt charts are one of them.

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How to Utilize Product Experimentation and Make it Really Matter In Your Organization

Speaker: Oji Udezue, Former VP of Product at Calendly, Ezinne Udezue, VP of Product at Procore Technologies, and Tami Reiss, SVP Product Strategy + CPO in Residence at Produx Labs

As product managers, we often approach things as hypotheses. We are in a constant cycle of testing and learning; however, we must ask ourselves if we are doing it effectively? How do you successfully note, understand, and avoid the common pitfalls during experimentation? Join Oji Udezue, former VP of Product at Calendly, as he will be chatting with 2 very powerful PM leaders— Ezinne Udezue, VP of Product at Procore Technologies, and Tami Reiss, SVP Product Strategy + CPO in Residence at Produx Labs—who have run teams specializing in product discovery and experimentation.

Team building- 5 Strategies

Binfire

With that in mind, here are five strategies you can apply to enhance teamwork, cooperation, communication, and collaboration in your company. Strategies for team building. The post Team building- 5 Strategies appeared first on Binfire.

A 2020 Guide to the Importance of Project Design in Project Management

nTask

More Readings: 12 Best Project and Resource Scheduling Softwares of 2020. The 11 Best Resource Management Software of 2020. Envisioning a Perfect Project Strategy. What a strategy is that it is a way you achieve the goals, milestones, and outcomes associated with your project.

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Microsoft’s PPM Cloud Strategy Failed: What Now?

MPUG

I believe this is why Microsoft’s PPM (Project & Portfolio Management) Cloud strategy ( see here ) is failing, and why it is still failing even after Microsoft has built datacenters in countries across the world.

5 Things Marketers Should Do Before the 2020 Holiday Season

Workamajig

You have to go back to the drawing board and chart a marketing strategy that works specifically for the current times. There are three key shifts in shopping behavior that are driving the 2020 holiday season. Five Key 2020 Holiday Season To-Dos.

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Build Your Products to Be Business Savvy

Speaker: Amber Kearney, Product Manager, Capital One

Stakeholder decisions should not be the only business-minded facet of a product team. While the user experience should be your focal point, the product must adapt and succeed in the context of a larger economic climate. Why see business sense as an outside force? It's time to make business a part of the product's very anatomy. Join Amber Kearney, Product Manager at Capital One, and master business savvy in reporting and strategy.

What Makes Organisations Fail to Execute Their Strategy?

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

After some tapping on their laptop, they proudly showed me their new corporate webpages, proclaiming their ‘strategy’, ‘vision’ and ‘mission’ statements. [1] All we need to do now is execute that strategy! Strategy is not hard to understand: Where is our chosen market? 3] And choosing to perform activities differently, or performing different activities is crucial, otherwise, as Porter said, strategy is just a marketing slogan. [4].

Seven Strategies to Improve Project Productivity

MPUG

Here are seven strategies to improve project productivity. Asking your team members what works for them (for example, perhaps someone is using the Pomadoro method effectively) can inspire others to adopt these strategies to keep them on track, too!

5 Strategies to Improve Team Productivity on Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

So we’re looking for next level strategies to get more productive. Let’s look at some practical strategies for bringing new habits into your team’s culture. Pin for later reading: The post 5 Strategies to Improve Team Productivity on Projects appeared first on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Wouldn’t life be better if your team were, well, just a little bit more productive? If there was less chat and more doing?

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

Girl's Guide to PM

Of course, nobody could have predicted that the circumstances we found ourselves in in the year 2020 would have made it so imperative for marketers to roll up their sleeves and implement Agile practices to their fullest potential. For these 42%, 2020 is likely going to be the year during which they take the plunge and adopt agile marketing practices in their organizations. This is a guest contribution from Monica Georgieff, Agile Coach and Trainer at AgileSherpas. Monica Georgieff.

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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.

Effective Team Communication Tips for Agile Professionals in 2020

nTask

Check it out: 9 Best Team Chat Apps to Use in 2020. Identify and analyze risks your project could face, and create a mitigation strategy. The post Effective Team Communication Tips for Agile Professionals in 2020 appeared first on nTask.

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Effective Team Communication Tips for Agile Professionals in 2020

nTask

Check it out: 9 Best Team Chat Apps to Use in 2020. Identify and analyze risks your project could face, and create a mitigation strategy. The post Effective Team Communication Tips for Agile Professionals in 2020 appeared first on nTask.

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Risk Response Strategies: Full & Revised Roundup

Online PM Courses

Risk response strategies are the basic ways to handle project risks. This article examines all the risk strategies, what they mean, and when to use them. The post Risk Response Strategies: Full & Revised Roundup appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Risk Management contingency escalation mitigation PMBoK PMI risk management risk response risk transfer

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7 Amazing Ways to Up Your Schedule Management Game in 2020

nTask

So, in this article, we are going to talk about what a schedule is; how you can manage it in the most brilliant ways, and how using project management software or a schedule management application can help you achieve success in 2020. Strategy to Create an Effective Project Schedule.

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KeyedUp 2020: Unlock the Power of Your Portfolio

Keyedin

KeyedUp will be free to attend and live on Wednesday, September 16 th , 2020. Each track is packed with business and technical planning lessons, as well as new strategies, tips, tricks and plenty of opportunities to network with industry peers and KeyedIn experts.

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3 Key Elements Of A Website Redesign Strategy

The Digital Project Manager

The post 3 Key Elements Of A Website Redesign Strategy appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. PM Best Practices Topics

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]. Strategy Execution (part of Korn Ferry) have a complete range of programs on Project Risk Management and Adaptive Leadership. 1] World Economic Forum, The Global Risks Report 2020, 15 th Edition. [2]

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PMI’s Pulse of the Profession 2020: Creating a Future-Oriented Project Management Culture

Inloox

This gives companies the opportunity to recognize important trends early and to adapt strategies and processes in order to give the organization a decisive advantage in the market and to become a pioneer in project management.

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The 23 Best Project Management Books For Upgrading Your Career in 2020

Planio

We combed through best-seller lists, spoke with veteran PMs, and read a ton to put together this list of the best project management books for upgrading your career in 2020. Swipe to Unlock: The Primer on Technology and Business Strategy. Go-to-market strategy.

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34 Top Project Management Software Tools For Every Need (2020)

Teamweek

Project and program visibility with a timeline Keep track of the deliverables through task management Prioritize projects with strategy management functionality Configurable dashboard bring key project metrics to life.

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Manage Risks While Compressing Project Schedules

Project Risk Coach

Schedule Compression Strategies Creativity is about solving problems. Project managers are pressured to deliver projects quickly. Sponsors think their project managers are magicians. And in a way, we are. Let us explore ways to compress project schedules and manage the associated risks.

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Soar Higher in 2020 – Learn and Develop New Skills

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Research published in the Adaptive Leadership Skills: What’s Needed Today e-book from Strategy Execution highlights several recent shifts in the way work is done, which have all served to make continuous learning essential for modern businesses, from big data and new customer strategies, to automation and machine learning. In this article, we take a closer look at why it is important to develop new skills in 2020.

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Seven Strategies to Improve Project Productivity

MPUG

Here are seven strategies to improve project productivity. Asking your team members what works for them (for example, perhaps someone is using the Pomadoro method effectively) can inspire others to adopt these strategies to keep them on track, too!

How to Become a Project Manager in 2020

Workamajig

Create an execution strategy, aka a “ project plan ”. How to become a project manager? This guide answers all your questions about becoming a project manager and landing a great job. Great pay, exciting work, unlimited growth opportunities - does this sound like an ideal career to you? If yes, then you should consider becoming a project manager. A project manager manages, well, projects.

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