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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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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Best Product Management Tools Available in 2021

nTask

LeanKit by Planview is another great road-mapping tool that offers the ability to plan out the strategies behind your product development. The platform aims to be your end-to-end road-mapping tool to help you build and communicate your product strategy.

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Sustainable Agility at the Enterprise Level — Jorgen Hesselberg at the Agile Camp Berlin 2021

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Sustainable Agility at the Enterprise Level w/ Jorgen Hesselberg — ACB21. Join us on August 10, 2021 : Hands-on Agile #33: Adapt How You Lead for Agile Success—Johanna Rothman. Organizational Equanimity: Sustainable Agility at the Enterprise Level.

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European Defense Industry 2021: Challenges and Trends

Epicflow Blog

The industry is expected to begin recovering in 2021 but there are a lot of barriers on its way to restoration. Let’s consider the challenges the aerospace and defence industries are facing today and what trends are leading in the year 2021. in 2021.

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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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Benefits Management for Projects: How to Make a Benefits Management Plan

ProjectManager.com

These benefits can apply to organizational change, process, project benefits or strategy planning. All of these definitions respond to a need for alignment of project outcomes and business strategies. A project is a vehicle to deliver benefits to their stakeholders.

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 Executive’s Guide To Large-Scale Agile Transformation & Sustaining An Adaptive Enterprise w/ Mike Cottmeyer

Leading Agile

The three systems include a System of Delivery, a System of Transformation, and a System of Sustainability. – [Announcer] This is Mike Cottmeyer’s talk from Agile Arizona, The Executive’s Guide to Large-Scale Agile Transformation and Sustaining an Adaptive Enterprise.

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3 Proven Tips to Level Up Your Project Management in 2021

Proofhub

Not only are some of them outdated, but probably the majority of them are centred around unimportant things, and our remedy to this is a list of only 3 tips you really need in order to level up your project management in 2021.

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📺 Adapt How You Lead for Agile Success — Johanna Rothman at the Agile Camp Berlin 2021

Scrum.org

Learn from Johann Rothman how to adapt your leadership style for agile success as a manager in an agile organization in this 54-minute long video from the Agile Camp Berlin 2021. ?? All speaker sessions of the Agile Camp Berlin 2021. Evidence-based Interventions—Agile Camp Berlin 2021.

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Scaling Your Small Business Just Takes the Right Project Management System

Brad Egeland

The AMS is a five-phase framework that maps out the natural progression of team-building, and includes the necessary tools and strategies to ensure long-term success. Operate The daily operations of your organization will be proof of how strong your strategy and system are.

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

Epicflow Blog

June 12, Prato, Italy — BAM Human Resource Management SIG International Symposium is held by the British Academy of Management to facilitate dialogue among academics, practitioners, and policy makers to identify current and future challenges and develop strategies to address them.

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Use Case Template: Introduction of Change Management with InLoox

Inloox

Digitalization, sustainability and, more recently, global pandemics are probably the most influential challenges facing companies today. Once a company has decided on a new strategy, it is not enough to simply communicate it internally.

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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. These capabilities support each other and create opportunities for sustained leadership in the marketplace and services. Lean Portfolio Management: Achieving business agility requires a modernized approach to portfolio management that aligns strategy, financing and operations by applying lean agile principles. Agility should no longer be a new term for most project managers.

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Fostering The Highest Engagement In A Diverse Workplace

Proofhub

In this blog, we look at the most effective strategies to achieve the highest levels of engagement in a diverse workforce. So, let us delve deeper to explore the worthwhile strategies for engaging a diverse workforce.

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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. Project management terminology can be complicated.

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My designation is not Project Manager – AM I eligible for PMP® Certification?

iZenBridge

Analyze and Categorize stakeholders to Develop, execute, and validate a strategy for stakeholder engagement. Manage project changes by executing change management strategy based on the project LIfe Cycle. Plan & manage suppliers/contracts, and procurement strategy.

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Review 12.5 years AGILE in the Netherlands

Henny Portman

In the article Creating sustainable growth by investing in the workforce of the future by Riët Broekhuizen and Marianne Pot shows that that approach is much cheaper, helps your business to perform better but will also attract the talent you need tomorrow.

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Project Requirements Management – Part 1: Introduction to Requirements Management Transcription

MPUG

And support really is providing sustained systems capability. It will really help you with a strategy to build better relationships with them.

Digital Transformation – 11-Step Ticking Clock Model

Henny Portman

In Future Thinking, the leadership team strategically examines how digital will reshape their offer, the strategy and themselves. The third stage ensures continuality and sustainability.

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Scrum Success Principles and Indicators — 51 Scrum Master Interview Questions (5)

Scrum.org

Join us on August 10, 2021 : Hands-on Agile #33: Adapt How You Lead for Agile Success—Johanna Rothman. We are getting paid to solve customer problems, thus generating a sustainable business on the organization’s side.

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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

You’re not adapting your marketing strategy, but helping your marketing team cope with a completely new environment filled with emotional landmines. Here’s an example: Planio was built as a sustainable business.

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Unpacking Agile Transformation: The System of Delivery

Leading Agile

Through our work at LeadingAgile, we’ve come to believe there are three core systems necessary to instantiate and sustain an Agile enterprise. We might go far enough up the organization and address how we handle strategy articulation, budgets, product funding, and compliance.

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Review Blue Striped Frog – The agile community – Magazine (2nd edition)

Henny Portman

The main characteristic of this framework is the quarterly rhythm in which organizations update their strategy, adjust their course based on this, and translate it into predictable execution. I just had a sneak preview of the second edition of the Blue Striped Frog magazine.

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Process Improvement Plan: Everything You Need to Know

ProProfs Project Management

It is accompanied by a documented strategy to overcome these bottlenecks for improvement. How To Use: The key principles of the 5S methodology involves: Sorting, Straightening or Setting in Order, Shining, Standardizing, and Sustaining. “But we’ve done it this way for years.”.

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10 Success Factors To Resolve Zombie Scrum

Scrum.org

Scrum is a framework for developing and sustaining complex products. The Kanban Guide describes Kanban as “a strategy for optimizing the flow of value through a process that uses a visual, work-in-progress limited pull system.”

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Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 3: Workshop Facilitation and Questions

MPUG

But if we think of leadership, leadership as I have seen, read has really become a term that’s associated with inspiration, inspiring the team, being able to sustain the team enthusiasm and knowing the right strategy for the team and how well to implement it.

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Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 1: Overview of SIPOC and Systems

MPUG

One of the ways that I wanted to kick this off, was just to say, out of the three sessions that we have, this one in particular will lay the foundation for workshop strategies as well as workshop questions. Software development that’s cutting edge, producing, let’s say sustainable.

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32 Time Management Tips To Work Less and Play More

Teamweek

Get more done in less time with these time management tips and strategies. Time Management Strategies and Methods. A trial and error approach to these strategies can help your favorite one. It takes work for ideas to turn into sustainable habits.

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Hiring a Professional Product Owner

Scrum.org

Create an effective communication strategy. One of my customers is asking me about the accountabilities of a Product Owner and how they break down.

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71 Scrum Product Owner Interview Questions (2): Internal Stakeholders & Product Roadmaps

Scrum.org

Join us on February 3, 2021: Hands-on Agile #29: Scrum Guide 2020 — Reloaded. It reflects a non-agile, opportunistic mindset that values instant gratification—more sales—over a sustainable product development strategy.

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How DevOps Enables Business Architecture Alignment

Leading Agile

In this video, we explore our iterative and incremental Agile Transformation framework and discuss why this approach is valuable to large organizations attempting to adopt sustainable Agile practices.

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The Talent Gap: What it is and How to Bridge it with Toggl Hire

Teamweek

If instead, a company has a sustained skills gap over the long term, it can really hamper business performance and growth plans. As an example, a marketing department needs to deliver a marketing strategy to ensure customers are exposed to their products.

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Building Trust via Trustworthiness

Leading Agile

Some other factors that keep teams from being trustworthy are: Teams are not cross-functional; they don’t include everything and everyone necessary to deliver results tied to strategy. I walked into the conference room to meet with the VP of enterprise Agile Transformation.

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All you need to know about Change Readiness Assessment

Techno-PM

The change will not last unless there is the capability to sustain that change over time. This factor refers to the competencies required to lead and sponsor change, as well as to the strategies and plans in place to move from theory to practice.

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Zanshin: How To Better Manage Our Time and Attention

Teamweek

All that being said, it can feel difficult–even impossible–to sustain the kind of concentration required to do our best work. That being said, here are three specific strategies to help you learn from zanshin and put yourself in a similar mindset. What is zanshin?

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The Complete Guide to Six Sigma Methodology

Wrike

The final step in the Six Sigma process is to ensure that the improvements you’ve implemented are sustainable. Critics assert that the Six Sigma process doesn’t facilitate finding innovative new strategies and methods and relies too heavily on rigid statistical tools.

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