Fri.Feb 08, 2019

5 Tips for Better Decision Making (With Process)

Girl's Guide to PM

We make hundreds of decisions on projects. Every day, we’re expected to take some action and that inevitably means making a decision about something. It might be something small like whether or not to call a meeting. Or it might be something substantive like whether to escalate an issue to your sponsor. Get a free decision log template to help you track the decisions you make. Decision Log Template Remind yourself of decisions with this easy template (Excel).

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Issue #5: X-Shaped Skills Set of a Project Manager

PM Basics

Project Management Weekly Reading List #5 is here. Broaden your knowledge and skills of a project manager. How to explain the skill set of a project manager. Sylvia Moses says: Experienced project managers will tell you the same thing: managing projects is easy.

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Why There’s No Such Thing as a Bad Decision

Girl's Guide to PM

Management – and project management – is a series of small (and sometimes big) decisions. At work recently I had cause to question one of my decisions. I had made a decision that affected other people (as most decisions do). I communicated the decision, replanned accordingly and updated my risk log. I documented the decision on my decision log template. Then I got some more information. It wasn’t information that fundamentally made my decision wrong.

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System of Delivery: An Intro to Our Governance Model

Leading Agile

Our governance model and team design may look a little complicated at first glance. However, there’s a lot of intentionality within our system of delivery to ensure that you’re solving the right problems, at the right time, to maximize throughput and the value delivered to your customers.

Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Have you ever thought your product's progress was headed in one direction, and been shocked to see a different story reflected in big picture KPIs like revenue? It can be confusing when customer feedback or metrics like registration or retention are painting a different picture. No matter how sophisticated your analytics are, if you're asking the wrong questions - or looking at the wrong metrics - you're going to have trouble getting answers that can help you. Join Nima Gardideh, CTO of Pearmill, as he demonstrates how to build a strong data culture within your team, so everyone understands which metrics they should actually focus on - and why. Then, he'll explain how you can use your analytics to regularly review progress and successes. Finally, he'll discuss what you should keep in mind when instrumenting your analytics.

How Does Employee GPS Tracker Work?

TimeCamp

What Is Employee GPS Tracking? Global Positioning System (GPS), initially designed for the. Project Management

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Beyond the Risk Register

Herding Cats

Risk Management starts with a collection of risks. Their probability of occurrence, the probability the risk will unfavorably impact the project. Then some risk handling process is needed to reduce the impact of the risk, or reduce the probability that the risk will occur.

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Effective Project Management Systems For Entrepreneurs & Startups

Leantime - Project Management

When it comes to your new startup business or your latest entrepreneurial endeavor, are you sure that you have the required knowledge, skills, or training to help you get your project off the ground? Sure, you may have conducted substantial research into your market, you have a cutting-edge product, and you may even have some understanding of what it takes to bring a product to market.

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