Mon.Jan 20, 2020

How to Be a Project Risk Management Evangelist

Project Risk Coach

The Project Management Institute says, "high-performing companies manage risk in conjunction with projects and programs far more often than low performers do." How can you help your company manage risks and become a high performer? Let's look at ways to become a project risk management evangelist.

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15 Practical Tips to Improve Project Communication

Girl's Guide to PM

Do you want to improve communication on your projects? And yet make it easier to do at the same time? In this article I’ll share 15 tried-and-tested tips for effective project communications. Use a milestone tracker. The milestone tracker I use is a simple Excel spreadsheet.

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Even if you hate (hate!) statistics

Musings on Project Management

Many tell me: "I hate statistics", or they tell me: "I don't know anything about statistics, so I don't use statistics in projects" Hello! actually you do use statistics; you're just not that aware of it. Let's all cluster around the center One of the most prominent principles you apply probably unwittingly and unconsciously is the Central Limit Theorem, affectionately: CLT. From a risk. Statistics

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

ProjectManager.com

At the beginning of each year we all reflect on the past and make resolutions for the future. It’s not a bad practice, but why save it for once a year? There is no time like the present for looking backwards and planning forwards.

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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."

7 Simple Ways to Improve Your Active Listening Skills for Better Communication

Project Bliss

Communication skills are critical for your career. And great active listening skills can serve you in valuable ways you may not have considered. It seems everyone spends a good chunk of their day with their eyes glued to a cell phone.

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What Are Key Project Activities In Project Management

Proofhub

What Are Project Activities In Project Management There is no point in oversimplifying project management. It’s rarely simple and straightforward.

2020 78

5 Things to Ask a Prospective Client

Brad Egeland

Your advertising has worked and you’ve made contact with a potential client who has a need and thinks they might want your consulting services. That’s the easy part. Now you’re ready to sit down with the potential client and get details on what it is they think they need.

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What Are Key Project Activities In Project Management

Proofhub

What Are Project Activities In Project Management There is no point in oversimplifying project management. It’s rarely simple and straightforward.

2020 78

What is an Agile coach and how do I become one?

Agilemania

What is Coaching? There are multiple definitions out there to answer this question. Put it all together in simple words- Coaching is a collective involvement of multiple attributes. The post What is an Agile coach and how do I become one? appeared first on Agilemania. Agile Coaching

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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.

New Year, New Job?

Arras People

One of the trends we normally see at Arras People in January is an increased number of people registering and applying for jobs. The mindset being New Year, New Job.

2020 234

How Many Hours in a Week Should You Work?

Teamweek

How many hours in a week should you work? As it turns out, the answer has less to do with your schedule and more to do with your time management skills. . Jonah works the same schedule almost every single week. He clocks in at around 8:30 a.m.

2020 52

Milestone Reporting Using Gantt Charts in MS Project

MPUG

Gantt charts are very popular with project managers and senior managers. They are primarily used to create and communicate project schedules but they can also be used for preparing status reports and giving presentations.

2020 56

Going Back to Work After Vacation – The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Teamweek

Meet Sam. Sam used to be a wonderful employee, but he spent the last three weeks soaking up the sun while lounging around at a beachside pool. Now, the last thing Sam wants to do is head back to work after vacation and do paperwork, read his backdated emails, and play catch up all week.

2020 52

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.

Video: Kelly Tears Down My Project Manager Resume So You Can Make Yours Better

The Digital Project Manager

The post Video: Kelly Tears Down My Project Manager Resume So You Can Make Yours Better appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Career Development Videocasts Videos

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Going Back to Work After Vacation – The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Teamweek

Meet Sam. Sam used to be a wonderful employee, but he spent the last three weeks soaking up the sun while lounging around at a beachside pool. Now, the last thing Sam wants to do is head back to work after vacation and do paperwork, read his backdated emails, and play catch up all week.

2020 52

À Table! Take A Better Lunch Break The French Way

Trello

France is a secular country, but there sure is one religion that all French people share—food and eating. Productivity

2020 68

Project Review & Approval Process Tips | TeamGantt

TeamGantt

Keep the feedback process from becoming a project bottleneck. See how to manage review and approval—and what to do if stakeholders miss a deadline

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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.

Introducing Timeline View on Mac Desktop App

Teamweek

We have some exciting news for our Mac Desktop App users! We recently launched a brand new timeline view , which allows you to easily compare your actual tracked time to recorded programs.

2020 52

New ways to edit events

Resource Guru

After listening to your feedback, we’ve introduced some more efficient ways to edit and delete bookings. You can now edit or delete a single day within a multi-day event with just a couple of clicks.

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