Top Energy Boosters for a Summer Weekend: Tips for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

Unplugging from social media is also worth considering, since it consumes a lot of time and drains mental energy. Muratgali Karimsakov , a Project Engineer at Karachaganak Petroleum Operating, has similar preferences: “Cycling or jogging, if I need release and recharge of physical energy.

How to futureproof your PPM software selection process

EasyProjects

When you have to upgrade your solution, When you have to slow down operations to upgrade your project management solution, it can cause some disruptions due to retraining, changes in processes, and technical adjustments.

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How to Craft a Perfectly Streamlined Document Approval Process

Workamajig

A document approval process is crucial for streamlining your operations and bring order to your creative workflow. Learn how to create one in this article. This is why developing a document approval process is crucial for every agency. A document approval process.

What is a Workflow? How to Create a Winning Workflow for Your Process

Planio

We do the same steps, go through the same process, and start from scratch expecting something different to happen when we could save hours a week implementing workflows. How processes help you work smarter, not harder. How processes help you work smarter, not harder.

How to Manage a Team Member With A Negative Attitude

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How to Manage a Team Member With A Negative Attitude , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM. This article was inspired by Ben Snyder’s book, Everything’s a Project. You don’t have the time or the energy to carry someone along for the ride.

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How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. This is a guest article from Simon Harris from Logical Model. Long ago I found being delegated to was often a confusing process.

2018 303

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

The IIL Blog

Case studies on how agile methodologies have been applied to mission planning and how scrum has been used in spacecraft construction were discussed, as well as topics such as developing and delivering software, reliability and reuse of software, onboard processing, and communication.

2018 93

Webinar Recap: Agile Series Part 1 – Understanding & Incorporating Agile Project Management

MPUG

So if you’re new to this or perhaps you’ve kind of been using it in a couple of different veins, maybe you’ve been part of a scrum team or you’ve watched it happen around you, or maybe you’ve seen a horrific implementation of an agile process, it isn’t necessarily the methodology, but sometimes you have to think about your culture, the environment, and what you’re trying to do. So individuals and interactions over processes and tools.

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

What Is Batching and How Can I Use It to Get More Done?

ProjectManager.com

In most cases, it saves time and energy to batch similar to-dos together. Don’t avoid or procrastinate reading or responding to emails when you don’t want to spend the energy or time on it. Article Editing.

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What Is Lean Manufacturing?

ProjectManager.com

Lean manufacturing principles can help your business processes gain efficiencies and, as a result, become more effective and competitive in any marketplace. In his book Principles of Scientific Management , published in 1911, he codified the process. Multi-process handing.

5 Mistakes Every Project Manager Should Avoid

Girl's Guide to PM

I’m delighted to be partnering with KnowledgeHut to bring you an article by Abhishek Gaurav today. This includes everyone who invests time and energy into the project, and is directly affected by it. Meeting deadlines and quality standards takes time and energy.

2017 315

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. The Group Decision Process. Making a decision as a group is a 3-step process: Deciding whether you need your team. In this article I want to focus on the process of group decision-making, so I will skip the how-to of these models.

2019 238

Seven Project Management Lessons for Entrepreneurs

ProjectManager.com

In this article, I’ll offer seven lessons from my own project management experience that are directly relevant to you, as an entrepreneur. Before you sink your energy, passion and possibly capital into your new startup, assess whether any idea on that list is a better way to meet your purpose.

2019 391

What Should a New Project Manager Focus On?

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Dr Mike Clayton, who is the well-known author and trainer behind Online PM Courses.*. A new project manager, like any other, needs to focus their energies on these four things, in that order.

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Keeping Cool in Heated Conditions

MPUG

The Association for Talent Development identified the importance of this skillset in a recent article that suggested emotional intelligence helps us to have a better understanding of how to manage emotions. Articles behavior emotions keeping cool

2019 67

Efosa Ojomo on Market-Creating Innovation

International Institute of Learning

Of the three types of innovation [market-creating, sustaining, efficiency], how do you determine which one to focus a team’s energy? Is the process of bringing an innovation from one economy to another economy without considered disruptive?

7 Ways to Identify Risks

Project Risk Coach

Teams spend their time and energy on things that do not matter. Mixing it up occasionally will help your team think in new ways and improve the identification process. Consider reviewing this article and refine the risk identification strategy for your current or upcoming projects.

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15 Clever Ways to Save Time at Work

Girl's Guide to PM

Trust Your Processes. So set up processes that are repeatable and that work. The extra bonus benefit of having documented processes is that you can then hand the work off to someone else – they can follow the process steps just as well as you.

2017 340

10 Project Management Buzzwords and What They Mean

ProjectManager.com

It might seem dense or, worse, a way to exclude people and make them feel outside of the process. But in terms of business use, it applies to the energy or mental capacity required to deal with a situation or task. Jargon is how professionals or people within a specialized group talk.

2018 303

Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019

ProjectManager.com

Related: Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide. Energy: Regular exercise does not just build up your physical stamina, but affords an opportunity to shift mental gears and detach from the stressful concerns of your workplace.

2019 382

Issue #3: The Best of Project Management Basics in 2018

PM Basics

These five articles got about 27000 views from project managers and leaders in 2018. In this articles, you will learn everything you need to know about project scope management. We try to preserve our energy. Read the article to learn more. I recently updated the article.

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4 Real-Life Tips For Choosing Collaboration Tools

Girl's Guide to PM

It’s something that my book, Collaboration Tools for Project Managers , goes into in a lot of detail because if you get it wrong it’s a massive waste of expense and energy. The Processes: Getting Everyone Doing The Same Thing. This article was sponsored by Accelo.

2016 305

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

Organizational Structures that Support Faster Innovation and Evolution

Leading Answers

Small organizations can change direction quickly because they have fewer people or processes to change. Think of a thousand people all moving toward a common goal—and their organizational structures and processes to get there. This article first appeared on projectmanagement.com Here ].

How to Improve Your Strategic Planning, Analysis, and Alignment

Project Risk Coach

Today, let's look at a step-by-step process to improve your strategic planning, analysis, and alignment with a particular focus on risk management. Strategic risk management is a process for identifying, analyzing, and managing risks most critical to the achievement of your goals. For instance, strategic risk management can help you invest your precious time, money, resources and energy where it counts most. The best-laid plans of mice and men oft go astray.

Project Management Methodologies 101: The What, Why, How, & Types Explained

ProProfs Project Management

Creating a winning formula for efficiently implementing business processes. This article focuses on introducing the most common project management methodologies that exist and eventually helping you choose the winning approach every time. Low energy consumption.

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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. And, although I’m a blogger myself, I would say that 99% of blog posts and online articles don’t go deep into a subject.

2019 416

Overcoming Status Quo Bias to Boost Productivity

ProjectManager.com

Samuelson and Zeckhauser offered some real-life examples of status quo bias in “Status Quo Bias in Decision Making,” the article they published explaining their findings. Not saying something appears to take more energy and has greater negative effect on a person than speaking their minds.

2019 272

The Definitive Guide to Project Management Methodologies

Workamajig

A project management methodology is essentially a set of guiding principles and processes for managing a project. In this article, I’ll give you a complete overview of different PMMs and how to choose them. PRINCE2 is based on 7 principles, 7 themes and 7 processes.

2019 141

Five Tips for Working Smarter, Not Harder

Clarizen

Working smarter (not harder) could mean the difference between a so-so project and a successful one–this article will explore five tips for working smarter, not necessarily harder.

2018 101

Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

In this article, you will learn about top 20 project management methodologies and which ones you should choose for your project. Rational Unified Process. It overcame many shortcomings of waterfall model such as process rigidity and higher risk and delivered a much better solution. With feedback on every iteration and client involvement throughout the process, you can deliver a product that satisfies your clients, thanks to agile. Rational Unified Process.

Entrepreneurship & Project Management [Interview]

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, Entrepreneurship & Project Management [Interview] , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM. Constraints help to focus creative energy and measure progress. Reach out during this process to get feedback so your presentation of the ideas uses words team members use.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

In this article, you will learn about top 20 project management methodologies and which ones you should choose for your project. Rational Unified Process. It overcame many shortcomings of waterfall model such as process rigidity and higher risk and delivered a much better solution.

Why SMBs need to get project management right from the start

Moira Alexander

Here are just some of the key benefits of early PM solution adoption for SMBs that I listed in my previous article. Standardized workflows/processes. It's easy to get sidetracked by shiny features and the time/energy it takes to implement the wrong system is back-breaking," he says. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

2017 167

How to Find Time to Become a Project Manager (Full System)

PM Basics

Pin this article to your Project Management Board. Moreover, you will need to spend money on your professional development to boost the process. To restore energy and willpower. Prioritize Periods of Day When You Have More Energy. Keep to the processes.

2019 71

5 easy ways to boost your team performance immediately

Scoro

Efficiency, on the other hand, means doing the same process with less amount of energy, time and money. Many articles offer insight into different formulas and list many variables that could affect productivity and efficiency. Time and energy management are a big step in that.

Inspiring Women in Project Management: Sarah Coleman

Girl's Guide to PM

Each year, organisations around the world collectively invest a huge amount of money, time and energy on change in order to improve organisational performance and to support growth. This article contains affiliate links at no cost to you.

2016 296

Project Management Basic Steps: the Minimum Viable Project Management

Project Bliss

It’s a good start to focusing your energy on the project management basic steps. Related articles you might like (with templates): Don’t Let Project Scope Creep Sabotage Your Project Success. You’ve just been tagged as the team’s project manager.

2018 181

How Can I, as a Project Manager, Land a Leadership Position Faster?

Paymo App

That’s why they focus more on the end results rather than the process. There are plenty of scientific and industry-oriented articles that cover this subject extensively. They are full of energy, respected by all, and always on the lookout for something new.