What Is Aggregate Planning? Strategies & Tips

ProjectManager.com

Let’s take a look at what aggregate production planning is and some aggregate planning strategies. Here are some of the factors to consider when trying to create consistency in your process: Pricing Strategies: When demand is low, reduce the price to match capacity.

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A 2021 Comprehensive Guide on Lean vs Agile Methodologies

nTask

These frameworks are many, but the ones we are interested in, in this article, are Lean and Agile. So, without further ado, let’s take a deep dive into describing what Lean and Agile project management methodologies are and how are they different from one another. Lean Approach.

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Change Management in Agile – Seeking Expert Knowledge

Girl's Guide to PM

Are you an expert in change management or feel that you have solid strategies with outstanding results? Do you have a wealth of experience with agile /lean project management? Deadline is 30 September 2021.

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2021 Online & On-Site Events for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

2021 is going to be full of both online and offline events for project managers engaged in different areas of business: construction and engineering, IT, healthcare, and many others. Biggest Online Project Management Conferences in 2021.

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Post-Pandemic eCommerce Growth: Leverage Product Data, Market Research & Shopping Trends

Speaker: Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence

This session will dive into how organizations can still leverage historical customer and product data but need to also think about how to augment development of strategies with marketing research and other shopper signals to efficient drive e-Commerce growth. Join Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence, for this in-depth discussion of the current e-commerce landscape. Whether concerned about data privacy and data management, or curious about how businesses can rethink approaches to designing shopping experiences, the answers are here.

How to Spot Trends Early and Pivot Your Marketing Strategy

Workamajig

If you’d spotted this trend early, perhaps you could have pivoted a fitness brand’s marketing strategy in time. It can also help you take corrective actions in case your current marketing strategy isn’t yielding the right results.

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Linking Strategy to Everyday Work — John Cutler at the Agile Camp Berlin 2021

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Linking Strategy to Everyday Work w/ John Cutler — ACB21. Join us on August 10, 2021 : Hands-on Agile #33: Adapt How You Lead for Agile Success—Johanna Rothman. Linking Strategy to Everyday Work (With value creation models, and time-based goals like OKRs).

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Overview and Key Themes of IIL’s 2021 Agile & Scrum Online Conference

International Institute for Learning

IIL’s 6th annual Agile and Scrum Online Conference: Co-Create for Greater Value opens on June 3, 2021. His keynote will explore how to apply the Disciplined Agile (DA) tool kit to improve your continuous improvement strategy.

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PMI-ACP and My New Book “Beyond Agile: Achieving Success with Situational Knowledge and Skills”

Leading Answers

In addition to an agnostic understanding of Lean, Kanban, Scrum and other agile approaches, we also agreed people should know about the basics of servant leadership, conflict management, team decision making, and coaching.

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Industrial Psychology for Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

IO is the umbrella where you have a massive toolkit and you can dip in to select techniques and strategies that will work effectively regardless of the kind of change you are aiming for.

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Our Look at The Top Career Trends of 2021

Teamweek

But it didn’t end in 2020, with some interesting career trends extending into 2021. . In this article, we’re going to dive deep into the current career trends the job market is seeing in 2021. Around the world, the US employment rate also rose to 58% in April 2021, up from 54.6%

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The DMAIC Methodology: Six Sigma Strategies for Businesses

Techno-PM

DMAIC is one of the many methodologies followed in the Six Sigma strategies. This is to fund the DMAIC projects and keep your company lean. It is used to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of business processes and outcomes.

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How to Create a Small Business Plan: A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

Strategy and implementation: The strategy and implementation section addresses the challenges in the market analysis section and proposes a plan to overcome them. The goal here is to outline concrete strategies for pricing, distribution, marketing, etc.

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5 Strategies for Product Backlog refinement

Scrum.org

5 Strategies for Product Backlog refinement. Five strategies that help Scrum Teams to refine the Product Backlog: Gaining insights . All strategies help Scrum Teams and their stakeholders to have conversations about the upcoming work and thus clarify the items in the Product Backlog.

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Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 2: SIPOC Workshop Strategies

MPUG

This second session will cover SIPOC workshop strategies. Session number two, the SIPOC Workshop Strategies. Jeff Bongiovani: And then ultimately describe how to set SIPOC workshop goals and strategies.

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6 Most Efficient Online Timer(s) to Track Your Billable Hours

nTask

Since the inception of lean Agile project management , the organizational paradigm has inclined, more or less, towards managing remote teams that can work from anywhere rather than office-based staff. Check it out: 15 Best Toggl Alternatives for 2021 & Counting.

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Why Agile Transformation Fails | AgileIndy 2021

Leading Agile

This is Mike Cottmeyer's talk from AgileIndy 2021 on The Executive's Guide to Why Agile Transformation Fails. Announcer] This is Mike Cottmeyer’s talk from AgileIndy, 2021 on “Why Agile Transformation Fails.” We’re trying to connect a strategy.

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Top 6 Tips For Handling Your Ecommerce Business Projects

Proofhub

In order to avoid budget overrun and not fall behind business schedule, a clear strategy is crucial for your eCommerce project management. Doing this will give you plenty of information to adjust your eCommerce project’s strategy.

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What Is Poka Yoke | How to Use It & Why Is It Important?

nTask

This technique is a part of Lean management and ensures that there are no errors, to begin with. What Is Poka-Yoke In Lean Management? This aspect of Poka-yoke analogous with lean management where PMs strive for continuous improvement. Poka-yoke is a lifesaver in Lean management.

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Creating a Risk-Adjusted Backlog

Leading Answers

Prioritizing based on business value is an example of the lean concept of 'Taking an Economic View of Decision Making.' Which risk avoidance or elimination strategies are working and which are not?

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SAFe Simply Explained (Part 1): Core Competencies and Principles

Inloox

SAFe is continuously improved and evolved, with the latest version 5 released in February 2021. SAFe picks up many already familiar elements and concepts from existing methods such as Scrum or Lean Project Management, which makes the transition easier for many companies. Lean Agile Leadership: Managers are the very core of lean agile development and business agility. Go Lean! – How Lean Management Can Help Your Project Succeed.

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2022 Online and In-Person Events for Project/Resource Managers and Industry Professionals

Epicflow Blog

The first area will involve topics related to Agile, Lean, Scrum, Kanban, System Thinking, and other methods for improving the software development process. Another area of focus will cover Lean Startup, LeanUX, Design Thinking and Customer Development topics. .

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Use Case Template: Introduction of Change Management with InLoox

Inloox

Definition Change Management The goal of change management is to adapt processes, strategies and structures in companies in order to move with the times and achieve competitive advantages. Once a company has decided on a new strategy, it is not enough to simply communicate it internally.

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10 Top Process Improvement Tools You Need to Create a More Sustainable Business

nTask

A study by BCG/MIT finds that 90% of executives deem sustainability to be important, yet only 60% of companies incorporate sustainability as part of their business strategy, and even less (25%) integrate sustainability into the core of their business model.

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SAFe 5 as a Framework for Leveraging and Exploiting the Product Life Cycle

Agilemania

The focus is on developing prototypes, a minimum viable product to test product effectiveness, and product launch strategies. These five product lifecycle stages indicate a definitive need to establish a product strategy, an economic model, and a roadmap linking strategy to execution.

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Is SAFe® (Scaled Agile Framework®) not Agile?

Agilemania

Designed specifically for large enterprise, SAFe addresses the critical enterprise-level challenges such as: How business strategy is getting translated into executable actions at the development team level. The lean economics. There has been some amount of criticism about SAFe.

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How To Become a Successful SAFe Agile Coach?

Agilemania

The SAFe Agile Coach is supposed to enable the agile teams in their SAFe adoption, and they also learn a variety of Lean techniques/tools to improve the flow of value in their agile teams. What is SAFe agile.

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Review Leading with Obeya

Henny Portman

The Obeya (Japanese for ‘big room’) is a physical space where management is used to align operational teams and leadership in their efforts to translate strategy into meaningful day-to-day work and results. agility English Post lean review

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The Complete Glossary of 614 Project Management Terms

Workamajig

Communication Plan: A document outlining the communication strategy for the project, including all stakeholders and their relationship to the project. Lean : "Lean" is an approach towards project management that prioritizes minimizing waste and maximizing value.

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The PMO Roadmap for Driving Business Agility

Planview Blog

Even in normality that was a dying strategy.” 10:28): I highlighted findings from Planview’s new global benchmark report, The State of Strategy Execution: Embracing Uncertainty to Adapt at Speed. The PMO roadmap shows how to cultivate effective strategy execution at speed.

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The Complete Guide to Six Sigma Methodology

Wrike

In this article, we’ll explain what the Six Sigma methodology is, how lean Six Sigma principles differ, and how Six Sigma project management can help boost your organization’s process efficiency and quality. A look at the lean Six Sigma principles.

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What Is PDCA Cycle And How To Use It In Project Management?

nTask

It is a project planning tool and is a key element of lean management. The Plan-do-check cycle is an important component of Lean management where constant improvements are a given. PDCA cycle is a four-step cycle for constant improvement.

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How to Keep a Multi-Generational Team Collaborative, Effective, and Productive

Proofhub

Younger generations will lean more towards web-based learning and conducting their own research. There is an ongoing debate whether teams perform better if they are homogeneous or heterogeneous.

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How to Keep a Multi-Generational Team Collaborative, Effective, and Productive

Proofhub

Younger generations will lean more towards web-based learning and conducting their own research. There is an ongoing debate whether teams perform better if they are homogeneous or heterogeneous.

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The Transformation Journey: Lessons Learned

Planview Blog

Executive teams have seen how Agile practices can help organizations gain speed, pivot quickly and effectively when needed, and deliver high-quality outcomes on strategy. Patrick has dubbed this phenomenon “strategy atrophy.”

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Leading Through Change: 5 Ways to Help Your Team Cope With A Crisis (Or Any Other Major Transition)

Planio

Lean hard into trust and transparency. You’re not adapting your marketing strategy, but helping your marketing team cope with a completely new environment filled with emotional landmines. Lean hard into trust and transparency.

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Can Scrum work for hard deadlines?

Scrum.org

Scrum works well with deadlines because it’s based on empiricism, lean thinking, and an iterative approach to product delivery. Lean thinking means eliminating waste to focus only on the essentials, and iterative delivery involves delivering usable product frequently. . Lean Thinking.

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The Continuous Innovation Framework (COIN)

Henny Portman

Align innovation with business strategy. The Six Week Innovation Challenge (SWICH) is a six-week period of experimentation which is based on Lean Startup principles and tools of Alexander Osterwalder.

How To Become a Successful SAFe Agile Coach?

Agilemania

The SAFe Agile Coach is supposed to enable the agile teams in their SAFe adoption, and they also learn a variety of Lean techniques/tools to improve the flow of value in their agile teams. What is SAFe agile.

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Distributed Project Management: Modernize the Way You Work with Enterprise Work Management

Leankor

From Kanban, to Lean, to Agile, Gantt and more, distributed teams use different methodologies to be successful, and work and project management solutions shouldn’t force consolidation to a single approach. As processes and technology evolve, so does the meaning of Project Management.