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

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The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers certifications that provide project management professionals with both information and credibility. Two of these certifications are the Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM).

Communications Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Project Communications Management is the process of planning, collecting, storing, and updating project information. This article is part of a PMP Study Guide that summarizes the Communications Management Knowledge Area. Plan Communications Management.

The Magic 7 Project Portfolio Management Process Steps

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Countless business articles have provided you viable information regarding project portfolio management , accompanied by its objective, the roles of the portfolio manager, and the benefits of the project portfolio management as a whole. But how does one exactly execute project portfolio management? Implementing project portfolio management takes more than just assessment, evaluation, and tracking. Project Portfolio Management Process Steps : #5 – Balance is Key.

37 Practical Ways to Improve Your Project Communication

Project Risk Coach

Are you looking for ways to improve your project communication? Most project managers know that 90% of their time is spent in communicating – hearing, speaking, and seeking to understand. Great project managers are first great communicators.

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Five Ways to Improve Project Communication

Project Risk Coach

Communication is the vehicle for successful projects. From the beginning to the end of a project, the project manager and team must plan, execute, and deliver the required products and services while interacting with stakeholders. Project managers are not lone rangers.

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Five Bad Communication Habits to Avoid

Project Risk Coach

When I teach project management, I often ask, “What are the top contributors to challenged or failed projects?” Without exception, I hear—poor communication. Project managers understand the importance. Communicating only once. Communicating to everyone the same way.

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Giant Guide to Project Reporting [How to do it well]

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And, for some project managers, they are nothing but a chore. I have always seen it as a valuable opportunity to understand my project, communicate with my stakeholders, and access decision-makers. Communication. analysis process. Reporting Process.

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How to Create Reusable Project Management Templates (Asset)

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Almost all project management resources on the Web provide “project management templates” to download. You made it compatible with policies, processes, and other tools. How to Create Reusable Project Management Template? You can always add more in the process.

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Want to get ahead at work? Stop doing these 10 things

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If you have identified pain points in the production process, meetings are an opportunity to share your insights. Healthy communication is the backbone of a team. While working on your daily and weekly plans, you will learn a very valuable skill – time management. Communication Management Project ManagementWhether you are a freelancer or work for an organization, achieving desired productivity isn’t easy and becomes an issue sooner or later.

Scrum Master: 5 Kinds

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In my experience of working within the Agile domain in India, there are five kinds of Scrum Masters I have come across: Managers - This specially happens when the organization is moving into Agile initially. Boosts positive communication within the team and change in process.

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Communication: The Essential Ingredient for Good Project Management

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Or as a certified PMP, you might have guessed that I would say that processes and procedures are the essentials for managing projects and people. Communication management Project Management communication project management You might expect that, as a Technology guy, I would say that tools are the essential ingredient (And I have certainly written plenty about tools!).

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The Annual Performance Review – is it Time for a Change?

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All managers (Project Managers, department heads, Executives) in most organizations have a responsibility to provide feedback to their staff members. Over the years I have found that many people view this as an agonizing task and some completely ignore performing this key process. Best Practice Communication management Professional Development staff change management HR project management resource management

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Pre-mortems and Post-mortems: The 2 Most Important Parts of Any Project

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In “ 7 Signs Your Project is Bound to Fail ,” we divided project failures into three categories that can be addressed by the project manager. Pre-mortems and post-mortems, however, are collaborative processes. Management: How does management impede workflow?

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Project Integration Management – A Quick Guide

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Managing a project can be complicated, especially when different departments have to work together. This can make project collaboration between departments difficult, due to differences in process and methodology. What Is Project Integration Management? Project Management Plan.

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How to Actually Develop a Project Management Plan

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If this is true, why is it that some project managers put so little time in developing a project management plan? One of the reasons is that project managers may not know what to include. What is a project management plan? 2=Planning Project Integration Management

PMP Study Notes PDF (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Additionally, a few processes have been added and a few processes will get their names changed. Within each knowledge area, you will find all the terms and processes you’ll need to know. Integration Management – PMP Study Guide. Scope Management – PMP Study Guide.

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The Tyranny of the Urgent - and how to manage it

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Do you have a Communications Management Plan, does it reflect reality and has it been widely reviewed and agreed to? 2) Define an Issue Escalation Process In point 1 we attempted to avoid urgent issues and escalations in the first place by proper planning. Issue Management

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Everything You Need to Know About the PMP Certification

Brad Egeland

An exception to that rule would be Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification. certified project managers can earn $112,000 per year. There are more than 750,000 certified project managers around the globe.

Stakeholder Management: PMP Study Guide for PMBOK 6th Ed.

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Project Stakeholder Management identifies people or organizations that may impact or be impacted by your project, and develops strategies to manage their expectations. The following article is a summary of Stakeholder Management for PMBOK 6 th Edition.

How many PMBOK knowledge areas are there in the 6th Edition?

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Integration Management. Scope Management. Time Management. Cost Management. Quality Management. Human Resources Management. Communications Management. Risk Management. Procurement Management. Stakeholder Management.

Quality Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Project quality management involves all the activities involved to determine quality policies, objectives, and procedures in an organization. You, the project manager, is ultimately responsible for quality. Document processes & equipment. Plan Quality Management.

How to Achieve Successful Project Management With Just 8 Simple Steps?

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A successful project management is basically out of reach if your project keeps failing and failing and traped in a loophole of unsolved issues and challenges. As failures add up, the business industry has become a complicated web of industry; so how can you achieve successful project management out of it? Steps to Successful Project Management Achievement : . Make Your Stakeholders and Management Commit. They have to be clear and communicated to all teams involved.

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Learn To Note Project Planning Checklist | Download Template and Sample Checklist

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This pearl of wisdom is true for everyday life, yes, but equally true if you are managing a project. The planning phase is mainly focused in the development of the different subsidiary management plans that form the Project Management Plan.

Project Management Communication Tools [Book Review]

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When Bill Dow asked if I wanted to review his book on project management communication tools, I jumped at the opportunity. Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Project Communication. The third part covers the same tools but looks at them across the life cycle and processes.

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The Bulletproof Website Creative Brief [download]

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But no matter the size of your project, your website creative briefing process is critical for making sure your creative team and client are all on the same page. Fuel Your Design Process. Communications Manager. Marketing Productivity Project Management

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Procurement Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Procurement is the formal processes many organizations follow obtain goods and services. Project Procurement Management is the process of selecting, monitoring and closing vendor contracts. They are: Plan Procurement Management. Plan Procurement Management.

Scrum Master vs Project Manager vs Product Owner and More

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Scrum Master vs. Project Manager vs. Product Owner? However, in real life, project managers lead scrum teams. Scrum Masters do need project management tools and techniques. Who is a Project Manager? Scope Management. Schedule Management. Costs Management.

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The secrets and science of a productive four day workweek

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Technology has made it easier to communicate , collaborate , and run projects with people across continents and timezones. We’re only part-way through the process, but are already enjoying the benefits of this change. Step 1: Get organized with tools, processes, and expectations.

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Risk Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Project Risk Management includes all the processes involved in risk identification, regulation, and mitigation on a project. Project manager’s role –. There are 6 processes within this Knowledge Area, and they are: Plan Risk Management. Plan Risk Management.

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Your Ultimate Guide To Portfolio Management Tools

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Large projects call for complex processes and the need for more management procedures. When you tackle larger and more complex projects, the following management procedures need to be up to date and these are aided by tools, methodologies , and strategies. These challenges and issues are mitigated or contained by the following portfolio management tools that cater to projects to be more productive and capable to deliver it on time. Portfolio Management Tools.

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Meet Eunice: The Office Unicorn

Function Point

If you’ve ever worked with a fantastic project manager, you’ll understand why the role is frequently graced with nicknames that range from “guru” to “wizard”. You’ll probably also know that these experienced, amazing project managers are pretty rare and hard to find.

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Inspiring Women in Project Management: Sarah Coleman

Girl's Guide to PM

This year sees me interviewing 10 amazing women in project management to celebrate blogging for 10 years. Now in its third edition, it’s a practical book covering engagement, communication, vision and strategy.

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Benefits of Project Portfolio Management : A Competitive Advantage

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Making small things bigger through methodologies is one of the prime adages of project portfolio management. Considered to be the answer to the woes of managers who are lost in the sea of too many projects, project portfolio management offers a lot of benefits that are great contributors in a company’s structure. These benefits of project portfolio management need work, albeit it’s a valuable adversary in project wars. Portfolio Strategic Management.

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Understanding the Roles of the Project Portfolio Manager

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Management is very important within any organization. The management is also responsible for planning, executing, and finalizing projects. It is at the very top of the governance hierarchy; each process involved in a project consists of management. With varying management comes its own respective managers. In Focus: Project Portfolio and Project Portfolio Manager. The Roles of the Project Portfolio Manager. Portfolio Strategic Management.

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What is Project Portfolio Management : The Basics

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What is Portfolio Management? It’s one of those questions that can be really complicated when someone is not really that familiar with project or portfolio management. And what is project portfolio management being one of the questions that needs further understanding. This is the outer layer of what is project portfolio management. Additionally, it also creates improved communication within the team in terms of task management and performance.

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How to Run Brexit Like a Project

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You’ve just earned your PRINCE2 Foundation certificate and your first job is to manage Brexit. Processes. Like any project, you need to stay communicative. With a Communication Management Strategy Template, you’ll have an idea of: • How stakeholders are grouped. • How you’ll communicate with them. • How often you’ll communicate with them. • Who will handle communication. Create clear, achievable goals and keep up communication.

The Bulletproof Basic Creative Brief [download]

Function Point

But for the little projects that roll in and are too small to merit a full client discovery session, it can be difficult to get all of your project managers on board with taking the time to write a brief. It’s short, sweet, and covers all the need-to-know project basics without requiring a comprehensive deep-dive for your project management team. Fuel Your Design Process. They live within your project management software and provide the core roadmap to project success.

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Project Stakeholder Management: Identification, Analysis, Register

PM Basics

Project Stakeholder Management is the hardest part of project management. I understand the pain you may feel sometimes… As a Project Manager, you wish to reach project objectives. You see, ad hoc stakeholder management doesn’t work. Project Manager.

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Meet Eunice: The Office Unicorn

Function Point

If you’ve ever worked with a fantastic project manager, you’ll understand why the role is frequently graced with nicknames that range from “guru” to “wizard”. You’ll probably also know that these experienced, amazing project managers are pretty rare and hard to find.

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The 10 Project Portfolio Management KPI To Adopt

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These metrics are meant to assist managers and their teams to gain a chance of the project success or an expected ROI benefit. Project portfolio management KPI are helpful methods or tools in ensuring that projects are aligned to the business objectives or that they provide value or return once the delivery is finished. Project Portfolio Management KPI. Project portfolio management KPI are not equal—they can work on one organization, but not on the other.

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