Reflection and Takeaways on Agility from the SMC-IT 2018 Space Mission Design conference

The IIL Blog

The 6th International Conference on Space Mission Challenges for Information Technology, held in Alcala de Henares, Spain, brought together scientists, engineers, and researchers from NASA, the European Space Agency, universities and industry.

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10 Construction Conferences In 2019

Appfluence

Looking to add construction conferences to attend in 2019 to next year’s schedule? This article includes a wide variety of construction events that will meet your interests. . Construction Conferences in 2019. Building Innovation Conference and Expo.

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Join Us at the PM Times Online Conference!

Keyedin

KeyedIn is sponsoring the first ever online event hosted by PM Times: We are excited to be a part of the very first BA&PM Times Online Conference for a day filled with the best of both business analysis and project management. By automating project management processes, project managers and resources are better able to focus on the work at hand, and spend more time on tasks than on administrative or manual work.

Join Us at the PM Times Online Conference!

Keyedin

KeyedIn is sponsoring the first ever online event hosted by PM Times: We are excited to be a part of the very first BA&PM Times Online Conference for a day filled with the best of both business analysis and project management. By automating project management processes, project managers and resources are better able to focus on the work at hand, and spend more time on tasks than on administrative or manual work.

22 Manufacturing Conferences to Attend in 2018

Appfluence

Looking to add manufacturing conferences to attend in 2018 to next year’s schedule? This article includes a wide assortment of manufacturing events that will meet your interests. . As this article states: If you want to be successful, you must always be open to learning more, expanding your knowledge, and thinking in different perspectives. One way to expand your knowledge is to attend manufacturing conferences in 2018. Manufacturing Conferences in 2018.

17 Biotech Conferences to Attend in 2018

Appfluence

Looking to add biotech conferences to attend in 2018 to next year’s schedule? This article includes a wide variety of biotech events that will meet your interests. . In the biotech industry, attending biotech conferences, summits, and events is a great way to network with others, all while gaining an in-depth understanding of the many underlying topics in biotechnology. Biotech Conferences in 2018. Business of Biotech Conference 2018.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Brett Harned is a digital project management consultant and project manager, author and conference convenor. When projects get tough, it’s relationships not processes that make the difference between success and failure. Would you like to make 2019 a successful year for your projects?

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Brett Harned is a digital project management consultant and project manager, author and conference convenor.

2018 341

The Bad Apple Syndrome in Process Improvement

Herding Cats

When process improvement starts with the solution, it's common to anchor this improvement on the Bad Apple syndrome. A conference, a book, a consulting gig. Related articles.

10 GDPR Questions to Ask Before Starting a New Project

Girl's Guide to PM

And it has huge implications for people managing projects that store, capture or process personal data. In this article I’ll look at 10 questions managers should ask themselves before starting a new project. The DPIA looks at: The scope, context and purpose of the processing required.

2018 290

PMI Are some more equal than others?

The Lazy Project Manager

I go to project management conferences, a lot. I started with simple positioning questions of ‘How many project management conferences had people attended in the last three years and then validated if the responses were from attendees or speakers.

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Run relevant retrospectives!

Kiron Bondale

One of my key learnings from the Agile2016 conference was that psychological safety is the number one requirement for a high performance team and its criticality is evident in ceremonies like standups and retrospectives.

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Big Announcements from Ignite 2019

MPUG

It includes a new set of robotic process automation capabilities called UI flows, now available in public preview. Articles Microsoft IgniteMicrosoft’s Ignite is the place to learn from the experts, connect with your community, and explore the latest technology.

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Webinar Recap: They Finally Did It! Microsoft Releases a Brand-New Version of Microsoft Project

MPUG

So we move kind of, basically through the process of looking at one of the tools that are available. Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Tim Runcie’s They Finally Did It!

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Integrated Change Control

MPUG

Integrated change control (ICC) is the process of reviewing all change requests, approving changes, and managing changes to deliverables with documentation. Typically in large organizations, CCB meetings are scheduled on a weekly basis (these meetings may be done by conference call).

Webinar Recap: How Innovation & Portfolio Management Office Underpins Corporate Success

MPUG

” Tad: The central proposition of this talk is despite the best intentions even at board level, many organizations are failing to exploit transformation opportunities because project delivery, where we all know, live, and love, and the infrastructure that support it and the processes are simply not fit for this purpose. Tad: Let’s talk about that innovation process. Tad: Delivering innovation, like most things, is a gated process where we go through and have some sparks.

Showcase Recap: Easily Capture and Manage Ideas/Demands with MS Project Online Integration

MPUG

This is something that we even want to go a little bit left of initiation and then as we go through, and plan and execute, provide change, control processes and close out a project that, that can continue as well. Articles

How to Plan an Event

ProjectManager.com

If you’re planning a big event like a conference, we can help you successfully plan, structure and lay it out. For this article, let’s focus on large events. So think about conferences. And in most events, so if you’re doing a conference, that date really can’t shift.

Webinar Recap: Best of Microsoft Inspire 2019

MPUG

This used to be the worldwide partner conference and it is really the gathering of thousands of Microsoft partners as well as the sellers and executives from Microsoft to interact for a few days. You get to choose your tool, simple, the process is-. Articles

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Webinar Recap: Agile Series Part 2 – Agile Features & Capabilities in MS Project / Project PPM

MPUG

Tim Runcie: And what’s fun about this is that as our company, and it certainly as you’ll run into us in other different places or even just talk to me at conferences, is, there is a constant learning that goes on and if have you have ever looked at Agile or Agile methodologies and the technologies, this is one of the hottest commodities that’s out there. There’s always a process. Well, it’s important to have a good process.

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How To Avoid The 4 Sins of Meetings

Girl's Guide to PM

The meeting was to discuss processes. The people who did the processes were there. Maybe he did know more about the process than I gave him credit for. He talks about putting creative toys on the table, getting people to move around and discusses good conference call practice.

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Transforming to an Agile Enterprise

International Institute of Learning

They realize the final solution and product can only be arrived at through a process of experimentation and use of iterative methods. He has authored and been featured in several articles and conferences related to project and program Management.

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15 Easy-to-Do Types of Professional Development

Girl's Guide to PM

In this article I’ll share 15 easy ways to develop professionally. We'll process your data in accordance with our privacy policy. Attend a Conference. One of my favourite ways to take time out to work on my own professional skills is to go to a conference.

2019 416

A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

It researches, educates, develops industry standards, publishes a journal, hosts conferences and offers a globally recognized certification. Afterwards, articles of incorporation where filed in Pennsylvania, and signed by the five founders of PMI.

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The Basics of Agile and Project Management

Arras People

In this guest article from Germain Paris, a consultant at Genius Project , we get back to basics to see perhaps where the drive is coming from, what that means, and how the practical aspects of Agile, things like SCRUM artifacts are managed.

2016 360

Decision Making Tools for Group Decisions

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by author Edoardo Binda Zane. In this article I will give you a few tools to help you facilitate the process and direct your team’s efforts and energy in the right direction. Before we dive into the nitty gritty of it, let’s clear one thing up: calling your team in for a meeting or conference call to brainstorm about solutions is a very bad idea, for two reasons. The Group Decision Process.

2019 238

Efosa Ojomo on Market-Creating Innovation

International Institute of Learning

As a keynote speaker at IIL’s Leadership & Innovation 2019 Online Conference , he shared impactful theories and models that left us thinking about innovation in an entirely different way. Here’s a great Harvard Business Review article about M&A in organizations.

The 3 Steps to Take When Failure is Not an Option: Getting to Impeccable Business Execution

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Joel “Thor” Neeb from Afterburner. Globalization, technology and improved internal processes have raised the stakes for all of us. We need to teach teams to adjust to every predicament and continuously improve their processes.

7 Reasons Why Multitasking Is Not the Answer

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Kristy Dickerson from STARTplanner. Studies aimed at disproving the claimed advantages of multitasking have popped up, urging the public to actually turn the process of multitasking inside out to see if it’s an ally or an enemy.

2017 318

Where to Start in Finding a Great PMO Job

Arras People

In this article we start by taking a look at the most important component when it comes to finding a new PMO job. Let’s take a look at each one of the areas listed above that you’re selling and go a little further into how these are used and seen in the recruitment process.

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Advice for Aspiring Project Management Consultants

ProjectManager.com

She recommended the following: Setup systems and processes to structure your work. That means going to conferences, writing articles for trade publications and posting to respected blogs. So, first of all, you need to set up your systems and processes for the type of work you do.

Communications Tools: The Project Banner

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, Communications Tools: The Project Banner , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM. At conferences or trade shows where your business might have a stand (I’m thinking particularly for PMO teams who are recruiting project managers).

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How To Help Teams Make Group Decisions

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by author Edoardo Binda Zane. In this article I will give you a few tools to help you facilitate the process and direct your team’s efforts and energy in the right direction. The Group Decision Process.

2016 305

Understanding Agile

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Isidora Roskic. Scrum is one of several Agile frameworks (and the one that we’re focusing on in this article) that uses precise roles, meetings, and events to deliver the final product in a specific time frame.

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Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

Effort Distribution to Estimate Cost in Small to Medium Software Development Project with Use Case Points,” Putu Linda Primandari and Sholiq, The Third Information Systems International Conference, Procedia Computer Science, 72, pp. Dasari, IFPUG 2004 Annual Conference, 23 September 2004. “On

Comparing Agile Methods: Scrum, Kanban and Scrumban

Girl's Guide to PM

I’ve learned a lot during the research for this article! The Scrum Master is the person whose role is similar to that of project manager: someone who leads and manages the Scrum process. Scrum teams have awesome change management processes.

2016 311

Entrepreneurship & Project Management [Interview]

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, Entrepreneurship & Project Management [Interview] , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM. Reach out during this process to get feedback so your presentation of the ideas uses words team members use. This process can be boiled down to trust.

2017 288

Top Ten PMO Themes 2019

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Last week it was the fifth PMO Conference in London. In this article, one week on we take a look at the key themes covered at the conference and share what PMO practitioners are thinking about right now. Strategy Execution at PMO Conference 2019.

2019 56

Small Business Funding: 10 Tips for Getting the Money You Need

ProjectManager.com

Stay in touch with past co-workers and supervisors, and attend local meetup events and conferences. Work on a Better Sales Process. If you want to raise the money yourself, you can also look at improving your sales process to grow your sales and revenue.

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We need to spend more time educating our clients

Ron Rosenhead

There is no agreed process for communication (either way) and as one person suggested ad hockery rules! Here are some of the suggestions: share lessons learned – many of these are client issues as discussed in this article.

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