Tue.Nov 13, 2018

How to Write an Unforgettable Mission Statement (With Examples)


What’s the point of having a mission statement? Well, you wouldn’t start a project without a plan, right? Think of the mission statement as the plan at its highest level, overriding all other directions.

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The New Normal: Collaboration and Creativity Grow at LiquidPlanner with a New Work Culture


In the year since Todd Humphrey stepped in as CEO and brought Charles Seybold back as chief product officer at LiquidPlanner, the energy at our office has drastically changed. There’s more excitement in getting things done,” says customer success manager Allison Wilbur.

2018 143

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Agile: revolution to evolution

Musings on Project Management

20 odd years ago, Agile was a revolution in methodology and some say a revolution in business objectives, all set down in some now-well-known principles from the last '90s. But, has there not been an evolution in the last two decades? Mike Cohn, a spearhead in the Scrum world to be sure, says this: Originally, agile meant valuing individuals and interactions, working software, customer. agile

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Metaphorically Speaking

Leading Agile

Metaphors are used extensively in technical fields. I was pondering some basic questions about them, such as: What is a metaphor ? What is a metaphor not ? How does metaphor aid in understanding unfamiliar concepts? What is the value of metaphor in human communication?

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Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life with Nir Eyal

Speaker: Nir Eyal

Ever get the feeling the world is full of too many distractions? Research shows the ability to stay focused is a competitive advantage, in work and in life. However, in an age of ever-increasing demands on our attention how do we stay productive and stay sane? In this webinar, Nir provides research-backed, practical advice, and memorable strategies for managing distraction and our time. Nir Eyal shares findings of his five years of research into how to master what he calls, "the skill of the century," the power to be "Indistractable."

How to Improve Your Chances of Project Proposal Approval


No matter the size of the business, a successful services firm depends on successful project proposals. While no two business-client relationships are the same, there are certain elements that will improve the chances of any project proposal being approved.

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50 Best Project Management Tools and Software (2018 Update)


A guide to the 50 best project management tools, from A-Z. Project Management

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5 Tools That Will Make Project Coordination Easier


One of the most vital skills any project manager can master is project coordination. Project coordination involves the organization of the different elements that make up the project so that they all work seamlessly and effectively.

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How to Make Project Meetings a Success Every Time


Communication is key to smooth-sailing projects. Learn about the five components of planning and executing effective project management meetings that will keep you on track, every time. Project Management

4 effective ways to stop procrastinating

Resource Guru

Isn’t it amazing that we will happily pour our creative energy into inventive excuses to not complete a task? Suddenly, a million little things simply must take priority; a desk needs clearing out or it is finally time to cancel all those unused memberships – anything but the task at hand.

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

Risk Management in Project Management: 6 Ways to Mitigate Risk


The ability to foresee risks that might creep up is a crucial skill of an effective project manager. Read on to find out how you can mitigate risks in six steps. Project Management

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Quote of the Day - Plucked by Puffery

Herding Cats

To the layperson, puffery seems like a license to lie, which, frankly, isn’t totally wrong. A well-known book on torts by William Prosser and W.

How to Create a Project Management Plan (Step by Step)


Whether you’re a newly hired project manager or one who’s been slaying the game for years, having the right plan in place is essential to the success of your project. Project Management

2018 85

Project Transition Made Simple (Vacation Has Never Been This Easy!)

The Digital Project Manager

The post Project Transition Made Simple (Vacation Has Never Been This Easy!) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. How-to Guides How-to Managing And Controling PM Skills & Best Practices

2018 210

Beyond the Findings: The Case for UX Research in Digital Transformation

Speaker: Marina Foglietta-Tereo, Head of UX Research, AXA Insurance

People often think of UX research as a tactical approach to improve the usability or visual appeal of a digital product. While good research will certainly validate an existing design, using it for validation alone would be like using your iPhone solely to tell time! Join Marina Foglietta-Tereo, Head of UX Research at AXA Insurance, as she explores the unrecognized organizational, cultural, and strategic benefits of an in-house, central and mature UXR team.

Project Management Communication: 5 Steps to Get it Right


Project management communication is essential to running successful engagements. This guide will teach you how to create a solid communication plan and more. Project Management

2018 84

Fünf Gründe, Prince2 für Projekte zu nutzen


Die Buchautorin Sonja Radatz schreibt auf Managerseminare.de „Projektmanagement? Nein, danke!“ Sie betrachtet Projekte „als einen mehr als zweifelhaften Versuch der Leitung, aus vielleicht mangelndem Vertrauen in die eigene Mannschaft alle operativen Themen bei sich zu behalten“. Projekte würden die Kosten nur weiter steigern. Die jeweilige Fachabteilung weiß selbst am besten, wie Ziele zu erreichen seien. Natürlich will sie provozieren.

When to Use Agile Project Management: The Definitive Guide


Will your team benefit from an agile project management style? We’ll show you when to use agile project management with a breakdown of the pros and cons. Project Management

2018 82

Project Planning to Eliminate Waste


Project Planning to Eliminate Waste. Fiona Macintyre 13th November 2018. How many times have you kicked off a project or got half way into it to discover that you need to change plans and start again? The result – wasted time, effort and money. None of which any business has the luxury of wasting without a second thought. The only way to avoid the waste is with thorough and careful planning before kicking off any project.

Before Transforming The Experience, You Need to Disrupt Yourself

Speaker: Vivek Bedi, Product Expert and Keynote Speaker

Every company is (soon to be) a technology company. Undergoing digital transformation is the key to succeeding in this digital era - but the process isn’t all innovation and shiny new tech. Join Vivek Bedi, a product expert with 18 years of experience across Fortune 100 companies and startups alike, as he shares his expertise on how to strike the right transformation balance and change your product mindset.

Operational Planning with Priority Matrix Gantt Charts


What is Operational Planning” Operational planning is the “how” that complements the “what” and “why” in a company’s strategic plan. An operational plan answers these four questions: Where are we now? Where do we want to be? How do we get there?

The Fundamental Project Management Skills You Must Have in 2018


Discover the project management skills you need to boost your career in 2018. Project Management

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The 30 60 90 Day Plan Template for Managers


This 30 60 90 day plan template for managers is based on 30 60 90 day strategies from Roman Ryder and Ravinder Tulsiani. Intro. The first ninety days managing a new team comes with plenty of challenges.

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Project Management Trends and Predictions for 2018


What is the future of project management? Our industry experts share the biggest project management trends for 2018. Project Management

2018 104

Task Management For Project Managers

How can project planning that stretches over months or years remain relevant and account for new ad-hoc activities that arrive every day?

Workspace Owner: What Is It and Are You One?


We recently introduced a new permission level, Workspace Owner , to the mix. So, if you’re the creator or the first admin of a workspace, you now are a Workspace Owner, a very important person in your Teamweek universe. Why Do We Need Owners?

2018 63

How to Manage Conflict and Keep Your Projects on Track


Conflict management is something most managers would rather not deal with. Learn how to tackle it head-on with this four-step conflict management technique. Project Management

2018 94

The Best Hourly Rate Calculators – Determine Your Hourly Rate


How to Define Your Hourly Rate? It seems that hourly rate calculators are getting more. Time Management hourly rate calculator

Top 5 Causes of Project Failure (and How You Can Avoid it)


While we may not be able to cast a spell for successful projects, we can narrow down the key causes of project failure and come away with some useful takeaways. Project Management

2018 88

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This eBook describes the process of managing the project budget and its associated costs.

Refer a Friend for PMP Prep and You Both Get a Free 60 PDUs Package

Brad Egeland

Refer a Friend for Cheetah's Accelerated PMP Class and You Both Get the 60 PDU Package Is it time for you or someone you know to become a Project Management Professional? Use the promotion code "ReferAFriendPMP" and you both get the follow-on 60 PDU package at no cost. An $850 value! You need to earn 60 PDUs every three years to maintain your PMP). Classroom, Virtual or Online Programs. Cross the finish line and become PMP certified, CHEETAH FAST.

2018 84

The Top 7 Project Management Interview Questions and Answers


So you have a project management interview? Don't fret. Prep with these seven killer project management interview questions and answers. Project Management Soft Skills

2018 87

Project Management Office Roles - Key Steps for Success


Learn the Project Management Office roles, benefits, and steps to help support the success of your projects. Project Management

2018 87