Mon.Mar 11, 2019

The One Small Mistake That Kills 99% of Project Proposals


It was literally my first week as a project manager. I had always thought that the first week in a new position was when all the good things happened. New office. New furniture. Congratulations from former colleagues and introductions to new ones.

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How to Disagree with Your Boss

Your boss isn’t always right, and sometimes you need to show them the error of their ways, however difficult that may be. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows how to effectively (and constructively) disagree with your boss. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference!

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9 Great Excuses Not to Mature as a Project Manager

Project Risk Coach

If you are reading this it means that you're struggling to mature as a project manager. You watch others get their certifications. You see more junior project managers getting the promotions. Your peers are getting the salary increases. Why not you? What are your excuses?

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BrainBOK Review: PMP and CAPM Training

Girl's Guide to PM

Name: BrainBOK. Cost and plans: There’s a free version to allow you to test out a limited number of features. The PMP® pack including all the practice exams and the important proof of your 35 contact hours for your PMP® application is $119.99. CAPM® plans are slightly cheaper.

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Innovation: Five Signs You Might Be Faking It

Every company wants to be a leader in innovation, but how can you tell if your company is really innovating or just going through the motions? See the 5 signs you might be faking innovation and what to do if you are.

Maximizing the Amount of Work Not Done

Leading Agile

One of the principles of the Agile Manifesto reads: “Simplicity – the art of maximizing the amount of work not done – is essential.” ” Okay. What does that mean? Does it mean we should avoid doing our work to the extent possible? Well, not exactly.

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Why Self-Care Is The Secret To Becoming A Productivity Powerhouse


When it comes to productivity, most people think the key to getting ahead is doing more. More work, more clients, more time… just more. And when you’re stuck in this mindset of “more, more, more,” it can feel impossible to step away and find time for yourself. Productivity

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How to Become a More Productive Software Engineer (Productivity Tips & Workflows)


We all have the same 24 hours. It’s how we use that time that makes all the difference. Unfortunately, the modern work environment doesn’t always help in our quest for increased efficiency.

Top 7 Things I Found From PM Prepcast Review [2019]

PM by PM

I have written this post after doing PM Prepcast review. If you want to do PMP, you would have certainly heard about Cornelius Fitchner. Who hasn’t? Cornelius is the man behind Project Management Prepcast (or PM Prepcast in short).

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Productivity Articles Roundup: Double Your Energy! 11/3/19


It’s time for the weekly dose of Productivity Articles! What’s the idea behind our weekly. Productivity

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?

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