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Four Functions of Management: Planning, Organizing, Leading & Controlling

The word management is often treated as if it has four letters. But try getting anything done in a fast-paced work environment without applying the four functions of management.

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My Project Manager Can Beat Up Your Project Manager

Brad Egeland

There's actually some truth to that statement. I was the PMO lead for the company I was working for on a project in Chicago a few years ago and I happened to be onsite with the project team. There was pizza, burgers and beer involved and then it happened.

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What is a project pipeline tracker?


As pipelines are used to create smooth water flows, a project pipeline tracker is used to create smooth project flows. Sounds interesting, right? Hurdles, roadblocks, and bugs are bound to occur; however, creating a pipeline can help to mitigate all of that to a great deal.

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How to Fail as an Agile Coach in Scrum

Scrum defines three specific accountabilities within the Scrum Team: the Developers, the Product Owner, and the Scrum Master. Scrum Guide 2020. When it comes to the Scrum framework, these three roles with their accountabilities are the minimum required to deliver a potentially “done” Increment.

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A PM’s Master Class on Building and Maintaining Stakeholder Relationships

Speaker: Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance

In this discussion, Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance, will walk you through best practices for communicating with stakeholders.

5 Best Mac Based CRM To Use In 2022


Are you looking for the best Mac Based CRM for your company? We’ve gathered a list of the top 5 tools for your business. A CRM tool is pivotal to gaining leads and retaining customers in every organization. A Mac based CRM tool is made specifically for Mac users.

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What are the Barriers to Rapid Digital Transformation?

Planview Blog

When KPMG asked CEOs how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their digital transformation plans, 74 percent said it accelerated the digitization of operations and the creation of a next-generation operating model by months, if not years.

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Improve Your Productivity & Get Rid of Your Project Demons

Liquid Planner Productivity

Reflecting on last year, we can all identify things that undermined project progress or inhibited success. I call these things Productivity Demons or Project Demons. They consist of the little things in a project that you don’t want to do, that you procrastinate or try to delegate ineffectively.

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Why Value Density Matters

Leading Agile

If we want to connect our strategy to real outcomes, we have to first understand that strategy isn’t just about the aspirations we have as an organization. It’s about planning to reach our goals and deciding what to do with our limited capacity to achieve them.

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How the Scrum Values direct your behavior during Sprint Planning - Back to the foundations of the Scrum framework (34)

We started this Scrum foundation series explaining we see four underlying concepts of the Scrum framework. In the past series of mails we covered the three pillars of Empiricism. You might have felt that implementing an empirical approach is not easy.

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Agile vs Waterfall: May the 4th Be With You in the Great Debate

Speaker: Joe Pusz, President, The PMO Squad

In this discussion, PMO Joe will challenge your thinking and perhaps bring you to the conclusion that the debate doesn’t exist. He will discuss the pros and cons of each approach and examine if one is superior to the other.

Growth Mindset: Effort

Leading Agile

Listen to the SoundNotes Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to SoundNotes on: Apple Podcasts. Spotify. Soundcloud. This podcast is our third in a series of conversations focused on Fixed vs. Growth Mindset.

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ActiveCollab - An Affordable Project Management Tool Perfect for Startups Like Trail Digital


Startups have limited resources. You can't afford to waste time or money. The right project management tool saves you both by making it possible to get more done, and in less time.

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A Beginner’s Guide to IT Dashboard Management


From the fitness activity tracker on your smartwatch to the console in your car, there are dashboards everywhere. There’s a reason for that. Studies show that about 80% of people recall things they see, while just 20% retain what they read.

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9 of the Best Instagantt Alternatives for Successful Teams

GanttPRO Project Management

I have recently noticed a trend of teams and organizations investing in Gantt chart technology. The reason is simple – Gantt charts are intuitive, expressive and a great way […]. The post 9 of the Best Instagantt Alternatives for Successful Teams first appeared on GanttPRO.

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The PM Revolution: Key Trends Propelling the Project Management Profession Into the Future

Speaker: Jesse Fewell, Principal Coach, Fewell Innovation

Join this high-energy webinar with Jesse Fewell, author, coach, and project management trainer, to get practical answers and insights into what is propelling the profession into the future.

How To Collect Customer Data


One of the most valuable assets to a company using eCommerce is customer data. Understanding your customers improves how your business and your customers interact.

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7 Tips on Choosing the Best Resource Management Software for Your Business in 2022

GanttPRO Project Management

Resource management is a primary objective in guaranteeing a successful project delivery. Why is resource management important? The answer is simple: to secure an organized pipeline, it’s vital to oversee […].

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What Is An Ecommerce Customer Relationship Management System?


Compared to traditional companies, ecommerce businesses have different needs.

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