Wed.Nov 07, 2018

5 Steps To Complete a SIPOC Diagram

Girl's Guide to PM

Process mapping creates value as it helps people understand the business context of the work they are doing. One tool to do this is the SIPOC diagram. Get a free PowerPoint SIPOC diagram template.

2018 247

Business Forecasting: Why You Need It & How to Do It

If only we were able to predict the future, we’d all be rich. Well, that fantasy is played out every day in boardrooms across the globe with the practice of business forecasting. Organizations don’t fly by the seat of their pants: they’re constantly working on forecasting the future.

2018 230

5 Whys Root Cause Analysis: a Problem-Solving Tool to Get to the Root of the Problem

Project Bliss

The 5 Whys root cause analysis tool helps you quickly get past surface assumptions. It helps you dig deeper so you can solve the root cause of the problem. . What is the 5 Whys Root Cause Tool? The 5 Whys is a simple tool used to help you understand what’s really causing a problem.

2018 204

The Agile Canon

Musings on Project Management

I thought this posting on the "Agile Canon" was worthy of passing along in its entirety. So, there's the link for a pretty good read on the most important elements of a canon that all should be interested in adopting: Measure Economic Progress: Outcomes, means to measure, means to forecast Proactively Experiment to Improve: Assess options, embrace diversity and variability, execute. agile

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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?

10 Best Communication Tools For More Engaged & Effective Team Conversations

The Digital Project Manager

Getting lost in emails and ad hoc texts from coworkers? Here’s a list of the best communication tools we’ve seen, designed to unify and streamline your communication at work. The post 10 Best Communication Tools For More Engaged & Effective Team Conversations appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools

2018 162

More Trending

Make it a Habit to Finish What You Start - and 5x Faster

Brad Egeland

When you practice finishing EVERYTHING you start, here is what happens: This will become your habit. You will be far less stressed as you won't have so many things you must do hanging over your head. You will get super efficient. You will pursue much better opportunities. You will become more confident in your ability to achieve your goals. You will get a reputation as the "get 'er done" Gal or Guy. You won't start as many things.

2018 158

DPM Podcast: Being A More Productive PM (With Laura Bosco)

The Digital Project Manager

My own experience of PM'ing is that it's a demanding role, we carry the responsibility of delivering a project to our best ability and we desperately want our projects to succeed. But is our busyness really helping deliver a better project? So what's the solution? All will be revealed in today's podcast as we talk about ways that we can be less busy, but more productive. The post DPM Podcast: Being A More Productive PM (With Laura Bosco) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcas

2018 136

Software Terminology:Seeking to Understand

Leading Agile

10 Of The Best Basecamp Alternatives For Team Collaboration

The Digital Project Manager

Scoping out Basecamp alternatives to help your team stay on the same page? This review helps you compare the features and pricing of some the best tools for team collaboration on the market. The post 10 Of The Best Basecamp Alternatives For Team Collaboration appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Best Tools Tools

2018 132

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This eBook describes the process of managing the project budget and its associated costs.

How to Attain Management Success


Management Success is Not a Question of Personality. No matter what industry or department, the quality of management is one of the biggest factors in the success of a company.

2018 78

Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

I am used to thinking three or four months in advance, about what I must do, and I calculate on the worst. If I take so many precautions, it is because it is my custom to leave nothing to chance. Napoleon I, in a conversation with Marshall Muart, March 14, 1808.

10 Time-Saving Excel Alternatives


Are you still using Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets, organize financial data, and handle basic math functions for your business? Did you know there are user-friendly alternatives out there that offer more useful operations that can make your company more efficient?

Stay On Top Of Your Work With Time Management! [PODCAST EPISODE #39]


Let’s Talk About Time Management! Time management is one of the most sought-after skills in. Stay On Top Of Your Work Podcast stay on top stay on top of work stay on top of your work time management time management tips and tricks

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Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

These FREE most popular templates will help you perform your role more efficiently.