Tue.Jan 21, 2020

Leveraging Agile Principles for Portfolio Management – Guiding Principle #2

Keyedin

In my last article, I talked about agile work methodologies and how they help organizations improve overall performance and deliver greater value both internally and externally. In order to implement agile methodologies effectively, I presented the first strategy — deliver products, not projects – as the first in a 3-part series to incorporate agile principles to portfolio management.

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How to Make a Gantt Chart in 5 Steps

ProjectManager.com

Gantt charts have been around for a long time, but since they migrated from analog to digital, their ease of use has made them a staple of project management. There can be misconceptions about Gantt charts, but plainly stated, a Gantt chart shows tasks over time.

2020 253

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How to Improve Your Career in 2020

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

As we enter 2020 and the beginning of a new decade, many people will naturally find themselves focusing on ways they can improve their lives.

2020 56

Different Project Management Terms Beginners Should Know

ProProfs Project Management

Project managers , who have just begun working on a project, may find it really stressful and time-consuming to manage multiple tasks, especially if they don’t know the basics. . Imagine you get a promotion as a project manager and are now solely responsible for various management tasks.

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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."

Ask A PM: How Do I Run an Effective Kick-Off Meeting?

LiquidPlanner

“Dear Elizabeth: I ran a kick-off meeting for my project, and it was a disaster. I tried to do the detailed planning, but the group wouldn’t focus, and no one seemed to share the same view about what the project was going to deliver.

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Teamweek is rebranding as Toggl Plan

Teamweek

Before we get into the details on Teamweek’s rebrand, bear with me and read this short story about a famous pop threesome, the Jonas Brothers. For those who don’t know, the Jonas Brothers are a trio of siblings who formed a wildly popular band back in the mid-2000s.

2020 56

Our Agency Tested A Developer-Led Client Collaboration—Here’s What Happened

The Digital Project Manager

The post Our Agency Tested A Developer-Led Client Collaboration—Here’s What Happened appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Case Studies Topics

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Teamweek is rebranding as Toggl Plan

Teamweek

Before we get into the details on Teamweek’s rebrand, bear with me and read this short story about a famous pop threesome, the Jonas Brothers. For those who don’t know, the Jonas Brothers are a trio of siblings who formed a wildly popular band back in the mid-2000s.

2020 52

Weekly To Do List

Techno-PM

Manage Multiple Tasks with a To-Do List Every business is aligned to achieve business goals and objectives. During tough economic times, the company’s fiscal performance is driven by productivity, discipline, and innovation.

2020 36

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.

Coming Soon: Beta Launch of Boards for Projects in Teamweek

Teamweek

If you use Asana, Trello, or any of the dozens of other tools that feature kanban boards, you know how useful boards can be.

2020 52

New Extension to Manage Public Holidays for Global Teams Released to Hub Planner

Hub Planner

Reading Time: 7 minutes. New Extension to Manage Public Holidays for Global Teams Released to Hub Planner. Create, Assign and Import Multiple Calendars to Hub Planner.

2020 36

Coming Soon: Beta Launch of Boards for Projects in Teamweek

Teamweek

If you use Asana, Trello, or any of the dozens of other tools that feature kanban boards, you know how useful boards can be.

2020 52

ActiveCollab Time Management and Profitability

ActiveCollab

We’re so excited to tell you all about what’s new in ActiveCollab! These couple of months have been very busy, as you could see in our monthly updates [[link]. If you’re not a fan of long blog posts, here’s a QUICK OVERVIEW of what we have in store for you: * Timesheet * Profitability * A brand new time report To make all this happen, we had to introduce a whole new concept to our system: internal hourly rates.

2020 37

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.