Wed.Jul 10, 2019

5 Leadership Assessment Tools You Need to Try

ProjectManager.com

Leadership might be hard to define, but it’s easy to recognize. That doesn’t mean leaders are passive, resting on inherent abilities. True, some are born leaders and others learn how to become effective leaders. Both take work.

5 Reasons the Best Project Managers are in Sales & Marketing, Too

Project Bliss

You may not realize it but as a project manager, you are also in sales and marketing. Sure, your primary job may be to plan and execute projects that are delivered on time, and within budget and scope. But if you’ve created a great product and nobody uses it, have you really delivered to value?

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How To Write An Employee Handbook In 5 Steps

The Digital Project Manager

The post How To Write An Employee Handbook In 5 Steps appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Leadership & Team Management

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What are Task Dependencies in Project Management? | Video

Online PM Courses

When you are planning and scheduling your project, there will be sequences of activities that you need to respect. They are generated by task dependencies. The post What are Task Dependencies in Project Management? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

30 Group Brainstorming Techniques to Find Your Next Great Idea

Teamweek

What is brainstorming? Simply defined, it is the process of coming up with new ideas or answers to problems.

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Being of Service to Those Who Have Served w/ Jim Sutton

Leading Agile

One of the unfortunate challenges faced by those who have served as members of the armed forces is that once they have completed their service, it can be difficult figuring out how to translate that work experience in a way that is compelling to employers in technology.

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How to Reduce Stress: Tips for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

Stress is the health epidemic of the twenty-first century, according to the World Health Organization. It leads to psychological burnout and chronic workplace problems. Gallup conducted a study of 7,500 full-time employees and found that as many as two-thirds suffered from burnout at work.

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Fun Facts about Project Management Software

Virtual Project Consulting

Fun Facts about Project Management Software in this Infographic. Project Management infographic project management software Wrike

Review AGILE NXT – New Insights for Agile Performance Management

Henny Portman

This is XEBIA’s second edition of AGILE NXT (see AGILE NXT for the first edition). This time you get approximately twenty articles to bring you up to speed with new insights for agile performance management.

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Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

Moving forward to success with the right management skills

Runrun.it

A significant factor that affects how an organization moves forward is the management skills of the people in key places — managers, supervisors, executives.

Moving forward to success with the right management skills

Runrun.it

A significant factor that affects how an organization moves forward is the management skills of the people in key places — managers, supervisors, executives. Decision-makers need to be on-point in the way they manage resources like manpower, finances, and time in order to help propel their company towards greater success. In the same vein, people who wish to pursue greater heights in their respective careers also need to display the right management skills.