From Technical To Exceptional Review [Training Course]

Girl's Guide to PM

From Technical to Exceptional is a course designed to help you safely and successfully make the transition. I review quite a lot of project management training materials , but I’ve never come across a course that is so laser focused, and so useful for the people it is designed to reach.

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The PMI-SP Certification & uCertify Training Course Review

Girl's Guide to PM

The uCertify PMI-SP Course. I was given short-term access to the uCertify PMI-SP course. It’s a course you can work through in a day or so, it won’t take you very long if you have a good grasp of project management already. Here’s what I thought of the course.

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Win a Training Course [Giveaway]

Girl's Guide to PM

Better Project Status Reports is a 5 step process for communicating confidently about your project. This course will help you: Save time on reporting. Create reusable templates (or simply use the ones included in the course). You’ll win the complete course worth $97.

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Mastering the Decision-Making Process: A Practical Guide

ProjectManager.com

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?

The 11 Best Project Management Online Courses

Azendoo

We'll start with the free resources and courses, and then move on to look at the paid courses that prepare you for and deliver certification. ALISON provides two free online courses to improve your project management skills. Coursera provides both free and paid online courses.

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People deliver projects; not processes

Ron Rosenhead

It has been an interesting few months working with clients and listening to some of the issues course participants face: My sponsor takes a too hands on/off approach and I find it difficult to deal with. People deliver projects not processes.

The Definitive Guide to Why a Good Online Project Management Course Beats Live Training

Online PM Courses

I love doing a live Project Management course. The interaction with participants and the chance to take the course in whatever direction they choose isn’t just challenging; it’s fun. An online Project management course is even better.

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Online Project Management Course

MindGenius

Online Project Management Course. The six steps are introduced in an easy to follow way using MindGenius to manage the full process: Discover what your project needs to achieve Find out who is involved and what they want to achieve Agree on deliverables Schedule the tasks Manage the work and complete the project Close out and lessons learned Each of these areas will be covered by demonstrating how MindGenius can help you achive each step.

5 Online Project Management Courses for Beginners

Wrike

These 5 online project management courses are great options for beginners, all offered by reputable Project Management Institute Registered Education Providers. Project Management Courses for Beginners. Duration: On-demand course accessible for 6 weeks.

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Your Crash Course on PPM Software

Project-Management.pm

What’s more, it makes project processes easier; you are assured that you will conserve both time and resource once you embed a particular PPM software in your work system. Cet article Your Crash Course on PPM Software est apparu en premier sur Project-Management.PM. With the varying degrees of changes going on around the market, organizations are pressured to come up with innovative ways to keep up with the business trends.

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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. .

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’.

Process First Then Outcomes

Herding Cats

Fast Company article speaks about outcomes resulting from process and the focus on outcomes actually reducing the probability that the outcomes will appear. I've written about this before in Process is King and Process is King Part 2. While of course is correct. A 12.12.18

Process Optimization in Project Management (1): Steady Progress with Kaizen

Inloox

Process Optimization in Project Management In almost all areas of life the pressure to optimize is increasing. Even if your colleagues are asking for more process improvements, you shouldn't jump at any optimization approach unprepared.

Why the Stage Gate Process will Make You a Better Project Manager

Online PM Courses

The Stage Gate Process gets too little love from Project Managers. Kill Point (severely deprecated by Online PM Courses). In a Stage Gate process, you break your project into stages, or phases. What is a Stage Gate Process? So, it must: Follow a set process.

BrainBOK Review: PMP and CAPM Training

Girl's Guide to PM

How many PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition processes have Enterprise Environmental Factors as an input? It shows you the complete set of processes and the ITTOs that go with them. Click a process and you’ll get the description and details of that process. Name: BrainBOK.

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Silly Management Mistakes – the Importance of Fair Process

Green Project Management

I recently read a Harvard Business Review article, ‘Fair Process – Managing in the Knowledge Economy’, during my MBA programme that reminded me of some foolish team and team lead mistakes I made a few years ago. Giammalvo’s engineering economics course in Jakarta. The post Silly Management Mistakes – the Importance of Fair Process appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time.

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How Can The Automation Processes Help You With Your Work?

TimeCamp

Of course, there is the bright side of the progress. When asked about the “force” that will have the biggest global impact in the next decade, 85% of the interviewees voted for “Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning.”

Empower Your Human Resources Processes

MindGenius

Over the course of my career, I’ve hired hundreds of people. What I have learnt from all hires is that consistent review and updating of the recruitment and onboarding process is key to getting it more right than wrong. Recruitment process and induction programs work together during the hiring process of employees into an organisation and involve the co-ordination and effort of many departments. A Guide to Saving Time in Marketing Planning.

To project management certify or not…?

Ron Rosenhead

After attending various qualification courses I felt that the driver was to get people through a qualification rather than application of project management techniques and tools. This conclusion has been supported by many people who have come along to our Perfect Project course.

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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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5 key benefits of streamlining your project management processes

Keyedin

Usually, a wait of almost an hour for main courses would be highly frustrating; especially on an empty stomach, but on this occasion it gave us a great opportunity to understand how cloud-based project management software had helped their business. In the past the company had no generic project management software in place and they were finding their existing systems and internal processes too cumbersome and time consuming.

Improve the Resource Planning Process & Spend Less Time on Email

Ganttic

Once the software is implemented across the organization or the department, all the data is processed through one system. Make reporting automated Reporting is an integral part of both project portfolio management and resource planning process.

5 Effective Ways to Improve Project Performance through Standardized Processes

Keyedin

Of course, this will come as no surprise to most: these are exactly the kind of benefits that consultants will cite when they make the case for process improvement. In this post we explore some of the process and tools top performing service organisations are using to standardize vital project management and administrative processes, which in turn leads to improved project performance.

5 key benefits of streamlining your project management processes

Keyedin

Usually, a wait of almost an hour for main courses would be highly frustrating; especially on an empty stomach, but on this occasion it gave us a great opportunity to understand how cloud-based project management software had helped their business. In the past the company had no generic project management software in place and they were finding their existing systems and internal processes too cumbersome and time consuming.

Value stream mapping

Musings on Project Management

In the old days, we simply called it process mapping. Value stream mapping derives from the Lean community, where of course the focus is on leaning out non-value add. So, in value stream mapping, each activity, to include the workflow of authorization and other governance, and ancillary activities, processValue stream mapping seems to be a new label on old wine. But nevertheless, the wine ages well.

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5 Effective Ways to Improve Project Performance through Standardized Processes

Keyedin

Of course, this will come as no surprise to most: these are exactly the kind of benefits that consultants will cite when they make the case for process improvement. In this post we explore some of the process and tools top performing service organisations are using to standardize vital project management and administrative processes, which in turn leads to improved project performance.

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.

Kanban at the Kitchen Table

Musings on Project Management

And, of course, it's all built around a kitchen table white board with some sticky notes. He has structured family meetings with a checklist agenda, kanban processDana Rousmaniere and Frank Saucier collaborate in an interview to talk about kanban methods for the home. Have you done this at home? I have; and it works. you wouldn't expect otherwise. But, Frank carries it a bit further than I want to go.

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Why setup virtual PMOs and when should PM templates be standardized?

Kiron Bondale

Of course, if they haven’t addressed the root causes for why the original PMO failed, they shouldn’t expect miracles from a virtual approach. If the information within it is going to be ingested by some automation to feed other processes then standardizing the format will improve processing efficiency and quality. Process Peeves Project Management Project Portfolio Management improving project management PMO Process compliance stupidity

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How effective are your agile ceremonies?

Kiron Bondale

We can measure how many new requirements and course corrections emerged from the discussions. Agile agile project management improving project management Process compliance stupidity

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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! Indeed, I suggested to one client that they should ask their clients if they wanted to come onto one of their internal project management courses or, run one for them!

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5 Ways Project Management and Lean Manufacturing Speed Up Processes

LiquidPlanner

The challenge with lean is that, despite its attraction to many executives who want to cut costs and increase productivity , a lean process doesn’t happen overnight. Of course, this conversation goes against the point of lean—to eliminate unnecessary waste—yet it occurs frequently. Here are four examples of how lean manufacturing principles and project management approaches intersect, and make your process faster and better: 1.

Wilo's Law and Mature Communications Processes

Herding Cats

To make some conjecture that some process will fix the problem - Estimates are the smell of dysfunction and NOT Estimating will fix that dysfunction - is naive at best and willfully ignorant of Root Cause Analysis at worse. Take a course on how to write well. Avoid Verbal Orders is a critical process in any critical situation. A popular quote in the agile community is Wilo's Law. It's one that states hey it's not my fault no one understands me, Wilo's Law says.

The Classic Misunderstanding between Principles, Practices, and Process

Herding Cats

I've since lost my handbook issued at TRW for the Software Development Lifecycle processes used on the programs we worked, but the loop approach of plan, do, study, act was at the basis of that method. A recent Twitter post make the false claim that.

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4 Skills That You Need But Your Project Management Framework Course Won’t Cover

Ganttic

The research showed that there are four main skills that the framework course usually fails to teach. I’m just reminding you that it’s something you need to learn to really get it right, and your project management framework course won’t help you there. It’s a top to bottom process meaning that the change you are trying to implement must be accepted and embraced by the executive level of your organization. Somehow your project management framework course still missed it.

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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. This, of course, is the basis of Root Cause Analysis.

Value of MVP and Knowledge Discovery Process

Pawel Brodzinski

Of course we can build something that will cost 50 thousand bucks and only then release it and figure out what happens. By now Minimal Viable Product (MVP) is for me mostly a buzzword.

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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. Of course, project management is not something that can be fully automated.

Client Onboarding Process Coupled With Project Management

Leankor

Client onboarding is the process of introducing new clients to your firm in an effective and organized way. The process commences at order placement and continues up to three months or so depending on the complexity of the product.