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How to Deal With Pre-assigned Project Resources

Project Risk Coach

Looking for ways to improve your project success? People matter more than technology and processes. However, project managers rarely choose their teams. Let's talk about how to deal with pre-assigned project resources. Are you working in an organization where your project resources are preassigned?

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Book review: Critical Chain

Girl's Guide to PM

Critical Chain by Eliyahu M. Goldratt is a business novel that talks about creative ways to improve project delivery through managing dependencies. Written in 1997, it is now a classic text, but it still comes across as timely and challenging. To be honest, I wasn’t keen to read Critical Chain.

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What Is PrivMX? Tool Overview & Explanation Of Features

The Digital Project Manager

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What “Monty Python and the Grail” Teaches Us About Project Management

Brad Egeland

Monty Python and the Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film concerning the Arthurian legend, written and performed by the Monty Python comedy group. It's a cult classic, one of my favorite movies to quote from and funny if you get the sense of humor. Not a high budget movie, but somehow it works.

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Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

Connecting Business with IT to Achieve Agility in the Financial Sector


5 questions and answers from an on-demand webinar with Santander UK. Santander UK, one of the world’s largest retail and commercial banks, has been on an Agile and digital transformation journey for some time.

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An update to the update on Google’s Project Management Certificate

Project Management Five

The world continues to wait for Google’s announced Project Management certificate that was declared about six months ago. Yes, it’s really been that long since we all got on the hype-train to see how Google would change our industry. Here’s my last update as a reminder.

A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Program Management for Agile Teams


Congratulations! You just graduated to play a vital role in the big leagues! How so? Well, if you are reading this article then you probably have a fair degree of knowledge about how project management processes work in any industry. If you don’t, then you do not have to fret about it!

Guide to Effective Project Cost Management


Regardless of the size or scope, starting a new project is an activity that symbolizes a new beginning in any business. Whether it’s designing a new product or improving upon an existing work process, nothing matters more than how much it will cost the company in the end.

6 Ways to Create Effective Working Relationships

Girl's Guide to PM

“The ability to understand people is one of the greatest assets anyone can have,” said Alfonso Bucero, speaking at the PMI Global Congress EMEA in London. Understanding others takes time and effort, he added. But it improves your ability to communicate with them.

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How Embedding AI-Powered Analytics Can Give You a Competitive Advantage

Embedding dashboards and reports aren’t enough. Futureproof your application by offering instant, actionable insights that will give you and your customers a competitive advantage.

How to Manage Projects using Microsoft Lists


One of the latest products from Microsoft is Lists. It is, I will say, an upgrade of the old, boring SharePoint Lists, but with a better look and a new found ease to use built in. Microsoft Lists is part of the Office365 suite. It can be found from within a search of your apps, as shown below.

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Project Estimation Techniques Everyone Needs To Know


Project estimation techniques help project managers accurately estimate essential elements, such as cost and scope , within their projects. These estimation techniques allow PMs to provide better forecasts to clients and more accurately budget the funds and resources they need for project success. .

The Great Enemy of Truth… A Bite-Size Project Management Thought

Online PM Courses

For the great enemy of truth is very often not the lie--deliberate, contrived and dishonest--but the myth--persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. The post The Great Enemy of Truth… A Bite-Size Project Management Thought appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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