Project Management Processes & Phases

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If so, it might be time to start implementing proven project management processes and phases at your organization in order to bring your company’s workflow under control. This involves another set of processes: Scope: Make sure the project deliverables have been completed as planned.

The 7 Best Blog Posts on Project Management in 2018

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We’re just happy to help people manage their projects with our project management software , blog posts and videos that offer practical solutions to things like time management, using resources more effectively and managing teams. Best Blog Posts on Project Management from ProjectManager.com.

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10 Ways to Generate Blog Ideas

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Trying to come up with new blog post ideas is rough. This process also helps develop your interest, so your copy doesn’t sit there dead on the page. Do you want it to come from news sites, blogs, anywhere on the web or a combination of everything?

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A Quick Guide to Business Process Mapping

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That guide is called business process mapping. An Overview of Business Process Mapping. With a clear diagram or detailed business process map, it is easy to see where improvements in the business process can be made to increase efficiencies and productivity.

Phase-Gate Process in Project Management: A Quick Guide

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When you have a long-term project that needs to be evaluated regularly, and you’re dealing with numerous stakeholders, the phase-gate process could be an ideal fit for your organization. What is the Phase-Gate Process? Stages of the Phase-Gate Process.

The 7 Best Blog Posts on Productivity in 2018

ProjectManager.com

As we move towards the year’s end, before we look forward, let’s take a look back at some of the best blog posts from ProjectManager.com and from around the web. So, here are the seven blog posts on productivity that we found most interesting. Productivity The Project Manager Blog

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Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide

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Our mastery of the decision-making process plays a big part in the outcome of our lives, as life could be easily defined as a series of decisions. 7 Steps for an Effective Decision-Making Process. You plan your projects , so why shouldn’t you plan your decision-making process?

Top 10 Project Management Blogs to Follow In 2019

Taskque

Thankfully, many bloggers are helping project managers to stay updated with the latest tools, techniques, methodologies, processes and much more through their blogs. If you want something more than a blog, then project management.com blog is for you. Brad Egeland’s Blog.

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The Best 53 Project Management Blogs You Should Be Reading

Paymo App

But through this clutter, how easy is it to find the most valuable blog feeds out there? Project management blogs and resources can be a primary source of knowledge, especially if project management (PM) experts contribute to them. Mike Cohn’s Blog. Gina Abudi’s Blog.

How to memorize the 49 processes from PMBOK 6th Edition in under 30 minutes

ExamsPM

The 49 processes (shown below) form the skeleton or outline for the PMBOK – if you fully understand the 49 processes you are well on your way to passing your PMP or CAPM exam! The Process Chart. The center of the table shows all 49 processes. Number of Processes.

Process Groups and the 5 Steps of Traditional Project Management

Redbooth

Let’s take a closer look at process groups and how they help you move through the five traditional stages of project management. What are process groups? Baking a Pie Metaphor for Process Groups. The planning process group has a lot of work to do.

4 Signs Your Project Intake Process Is Outdated

Wrike

Does this sound like your current work project intake process? Here are 4 signs your project intake process is outdated and some simple steps to build a well-defined project intake process that’ll take your team into the future.

Signs that Your Project Management Process Needs an Update

EasyProjects

Whatever the case, here are five signals from the universe that indicate your project management process is due for a refresh. Process vs Methodology. Let’s first clarify what is meant by the word ‘process’ and how it is not to be confused with the term ‘methodology’.

Lessons Learned - A suggested Process

Project Health Check

In our Precious Blog entry we reflected generally on Project Lessons Learned. Now let us spell out a structured Process that we suggest: Plan Lessons Capture - Lessons Learned (L.L.) What Lessons Learned Processes have you used - or has it mostly been unstructured?

From Onboarding to Expert: Optimizing Projects and Processes with LiquidPlanner

LiquidPlanner

Here at LiquidPlanner we’ve identified four main stages our customers go through to optimize their projects and processes. Throughout this series of blog posts, we’ll discuss each of the four stages to LiquidPlanner success.

Tips to Create the Perfect Intake Process Template for Project Work

Wrike

One of the best ways for her to do so is to create a successful process that can be replicated again and again. So she decides to create an intake process template that she can use to streamline all of these work requests and set her team up for success. . Blog post?

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.

Insights into the Project Management Job Seeking Process

Arras People

Over the years Arras People has been dissecting and writing about the project management recruitment process on the Camel Blog, providing advice, hints and tips on how any project management jobseeker can improve their job hunting tactics. Application Process. Interview Process.

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5 Features Your Work Intake Process Tool Should Have

Wrike

Streamlining the work intake process is a hurdle for many teams. We thought so, which is why we’re sharing what to look for when starting your search for a work intake process tool. 5 Must-have features for your work intake process tool. The intake process.

Moving Our Blog From Medium to Webflow (Subdomain to Subfolder)

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The reason we decided to move our blog from a subdomain on Medium to a subfolder on Webflow. Here's a detailed narration of the entire process along with a useful checklist in case you are planning a similar move

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Preparing to Take On a Business Process Management Software

Wrike

Business process management (BPM) isn’t new. hours, there’s been a process-centric and customer-centric approach to improving business results. What is business process management, after all, but the methods and tools used to monitor, streamline, and improve business processes?

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. This is why developing a document approval process is crucial for every agency. What is a Document Approval Process (and Why You Need One)?

Process Optimization in Project Management (3): Lean Project Management

Inloox

In the last blog post on process optimization in project management we introduced you to the 5-S framework, which is also very popular in Lean Management. The "slim" way of thinking does not only deal with reducing unnecessary processes, but with the strategic throwing off of ballast, in order to offer the customer an actual increase in value. Rather, it is a way of thinking and thus a very individual approach to process optimization.

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Process Optimization in Project Management (3): Lean Project Management

Inloox

In the last blog post on process optimization in project management we introduced you to the 5-S framework, which is also very popular in Lean Management. The "slim" way of thinking does not only deal with reducing unnecessary processes, but with the strategic throwing off of ballast, in order to offer the customer an actual increase in value. Rather, it is a way of thinking and thus a very individual approach to process optimization.

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Process Optimization in Project Management (2): The 5S-Framework

Inloox

Kaizen with the 5S Method In the last blog post we already discussed the Kaizen management concept. Most of all this methodology provides an initial introduction to process optimization for smaller companies. In this way you work more effectively and create a good basis for further optimization processes. S eiketsu - Standardize Now develop a comprehensible and understandable description of all work processes at your workplace (especially in production).

User Onboarding: 9 Steps to Perfecting your Onboarding Process

Planio

You spend so much time and money building a beautiful website and tool, writing informative blog posts, running ads and marketing campaigns. The essential elements of a great onboarding process. 9 best practices and strategies for perfecting your onboarding process.

PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition Knowledge Areas And Process Group

iZenBridge

Are you confused with new terms like Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, and a Process? If any of answer is Yes, this blog will give you a kick start in your PMP® exam preparation. In this article I am answering: What are the processes? What are the Process Groups for?

Best of 2018: Presenting Your 10 Favorite Blog Posts This Year!

Inloox

There was a lot going on at InLoox in 2018, which is also reflected on the InLoox blog. From all the posts on various topics around project management , time management , organizational agility , disruptive trends and professions in project management , you particularly liked these 10: #10: Digital Transformation Projects (2): Opportunities and Challenges of Digitalization Digital transformation breaks with tradition and replaces obsolete processes with newer and more efficient ones.

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Simplify Your Onboarding Process with MindGenius Online

MindGenius

Simplify Your Onboarding Process with MindGenius Online. Every phase of the onboarding process with a new employee is important, from before they begin their job, through their first month, to the successful completion of their first year. What role will HR play in the 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.

Our Five Fave Blogs for Content Marketing & Collaboration

Redbooth

But we each have our regular reading rituals and shoot off links to each other from recently read blog posts as we find them relevant to our current projects. In our research of Amium’s client-base we realized our team is just like the teams we hope to reach, so we’ve compiled a list of our favorite content marketing blogs for teams and freelancers. Gather Content ’s blog is all about (surprise!) We’re obviously not freelancers but we still love the blog by Crew.

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How to Find Flaws in the Resource Management Process

Ganttic

If you are looking to discover how to find flaws in the resource management process it might be that you have noticed that the project progress isn’t what it should be. I had my own little resource management process. The Process Might not be What’s Broken.

10 Steps To Streamline Work Process And Improve Workflow

Proofhub

Whether its work allocation, quality inspection, project monitoring, or simply going through a to-do list, project managers and teams often complicate processes which are easy to implement. You need to know how each process in every division or department of your business operates.

The Best Risk Management Tools & Techniques for PM Pros

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To begin the brainstorming process, you must assess the risks that could impact your project. This starts with reviewing the project documentation, looking over historic data and lessons learned from similar projects, reading over articles and organizational process assets.

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How to Speed up Your Project Management Process with 5 SaaS Applications

Paymo App

Project management process bottlenecks. The 3 main things I have so far noticed about project management processes: The more detailed the planned steps, the less likely they will be realized. Let’s look at how GDrive can fit into your project management process.

3 Best Project Management Charts for Project Planning

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These charts help visualize process as a way to improve project efficiency. This means all processes, including planning, refer to the flow chart to increase efficiency. The planning process begins with evaluation and development of project scope. It doesn’t show process.

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Requirements Analysis & Ensuring Stakeholder Satisfaction

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Requirements analysis is nearly self-explanatory: it’s the process of defining the expectations of stakeholders on a project. Requirements Analysis Process. A more fully fleshed out process follows. Project Management The Project Manager Blog

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Cost Estimation for Projects: How to Estimate Accurately

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Cost estimation is the process that takes those factors into account, and calculates a budget that meets the financial commitment necessary for a successful project. 12-Step Process for Cost Estimation. Project Management The Project Manager Blog

The 4 Essential Agile Tools for Agile Teams

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If you’re tasked with getting iterations done quickly, then you must have a tool that can grease the wheels and move you through the process faster. Project Management Software The Project Manager BlogAgile is a way of working that comes from software development.

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7 Proven Planning Techniques for Better Projects

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What SMART does when in the planning process of a project is making sure, before you start, that your goals fit within the SMART criteria. Project Management The Project Manager BlogA project without a plan is like a car without a driver.