Mon.Sep 26, 2022

Book review: Risk Happens

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Mike Clayton. Mike Clayton defines risk as “uncertain events that can affect outcomes,” in his book, Risk Happens!: Managing Risk and Avoiding Failure in Business Projects. Risk management is the most important of your project controls.

Killing a Project


Introduction. Management reviews, sometimes referred to by project managers as phase exits , stage gates , or kill points, are very important for keeping projects on track. These moments serve as decision point for if a project should be continued, re-assigned, or canceled.

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What is a Program Manager?

Rebel’s Guide to PM

First we should start with a definition of program management. What is a program?

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Work Breakdown Structure: A Beginner’s Guide [Template Included]


A Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) helps you to break down projects of any size into manageable tasks. It can integrate scope, cost, and deliverables into a single tool. Yet, with many agencies, proper project planning is often overlooked.

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Level up Culture & EQ | Sign up for the #CultureDrop

Once a week, culture & leadership expert Galen Emanuele gives free, actionable EQ training in 5 minutes or less. Subscribe to the #CultureDrop and access free resources & content.

The Role of Traffic Managers and Production Managers in Marketing Agencies

Function Point

Many in the creative industry have heard the titles ‘Traffic Manager’ and ‘Production Manager,’ however, some agencies have forgone these individual roles altogether.

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Join the Anonymous Scrum Master (and Agile Coach) Salary Report 2023

TL;DR: Scrum Master Salary Report 2023 — An Anonymous Poll by the Community for the Community. The purpose of this anonymous Scrum Master salary report 2023 is to create a clear, data-backed benchmark that allows everyone in the agile community to understand whether their compensation is adequate.

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A Comprehensive Guide on the Project Management Career Path


Employers’ needs for an efficient project manager and the expertise of candidates to actually fill the role are twin challenges. The population of job seekers adept in project management skills is lagging far behind the number of open job positions.

6 Scrum-Dysfunktionen, die die Wertschöpfung behindern

Viele Unternehmen haben sich für Scrum als Prozess entschieden, um ihre Wertschöpfung zu steuern. Dabei gibt es nur ein Problem: Scrum ist eben kein Prozess. Scrum ist lediglich ein Rahmen, innerhalb dessen Teams einen Wertschöpfungsprozess erstellen und kontinuierlich verbessern können.

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Supply Chain Risk Management and Its Mitigation Strategies


As supply chain companies mature with budding scopes and complexity, supply chain risk management becomes inevitable in mitigating unexpected disruptions.

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Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualization Will Never Be Enough

Five years ago, data visualizations were a powerful way to differentiate a software application. Today, free visualizations seem to be everywhere. Two trends are forcing application providers to rethink how they offer analytics in their products.

Quiet Quitting

Musings on Project Management

One of the human resources trends going about is "Quiet Quitting". Has this come to a project on your street?As As in all such trends, there are numerous versions which heretofore might have been labeled "work life balance"So, here is a bit of what to look out for:The 'union' version: Work to rules. Nothing above and beyond the call. Put in the required time; do as good a job as possible; then leave human factors

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An Overview of Risk Breakdown Structure (RBS)


The problem with a failed venture cannot be wholly attributed to a fault in its planning or execution. There are often uncontrollable and unpredictable factors that result in complete disarray and cause a plan or project to fail.

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Generalist vs Specialist

. Is having specialists on Scrum Teams a good or bad thing? Find out as we discuss the pros and cons of specialized skills on a Scrum Team. In a hurry? Read the video transcript


Scrum Master vs. Project Manager


The successful completion of a project involves the active participation of several professionals, including the Project Team Lead, Scheduler, Coordinator, Scrum Master, and Project Manager.

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How to Improve Team Effectiveness & Reduce Workplace Stressors Through Exceptional Culture

Speaker: Galen Emanuele - President, Shift Yes LLC

Having a great workplace culture increases engagement and performance, yet many leadership teams lack the tools they need to successfully develop one. In this webinar, you will receive guidance on how to adapt your workplace culture and improve your employee experience.

AI Service Management: A Closer Look


The advancement of technology has changed how a business operates, from designing a new product to interacting with its target audience. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been used in every aspect of business, including IT service management. Download Project Management Templates ! What is AISM?

Lean Transformation


Every business wishes to work like a smart factory that will take its operations to the next level while also increasing its transparency. This process of a business attempting to shift away from its previous way of doing things is 'Lean transformation'. Download Project Management Templates !

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