Wed.Sep 23, 2020

6 Ways to Track Project Expenses

Projects cost money. Being able to manage and track expenses is what keeps the project within a budget. Stakeholders are not likely to consider the project a success if it costs them too much. Remember the triple constraint: cost, scope and time.

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5 Key Success Factors that Large Companies Can Learn from Start-ups


Anyone who has ever worked in a large corporation knows the working conditions: long decision-making processes, rigid hierarchies and ineffective communication inevitably creep into companies with 1000 or more employees over time. To remain relevant in today's fast-paced world, large organizations must question their established business processes, way of thinking and behavior. A look at the smaller competitors on the market could be worth it.

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What Are Milestones in Project Management?

A project milestone is a management tool that is used to delineate a point in a project schedule. These points can note the start and finish of a project, and mark the completion of a major phase of work.

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How to Hold a Daily Stand-up Meeting | Video

Online PM Courses

The Daily Stand-up Meeting is a part of many Agile Project Management approaches. But in my experience, the idea pre-dates Agile. The post How to Hold a Daily Stand-up Meeting | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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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.

Online Gantt Chart Maker: Free Trial & Walkthrough

The Gantt chart is an essential tool for successful project management. A Gantt chart, in essence, serves as both a spreadsheet and a bar chart for your project. It compiles your project tasks on a timeline and is a great way to organize and control your project.

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12 Steps to Creating a Successful Project Scope


This year’s State of Project Management Survey reveals that only 23% of organizations complete projects on time, with just 43% staying within budget. But how to turn things around and improve the way we execute projects?

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Your Project Sucks - 5 Things You Can Fix Now

Brad Egeland

You can't figure it out. Your project is tanking and nothing you do seems to help.

2020 107

Webinar Recap: Using Custom Fields and Graphical Indicators to Analyze the Quality of Your Schedule


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Ira Brown’s session, Using Custom Fields and Graphical Indicators to Analyze the Quality of Your Schedule, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

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To Avoid Burnout, I Shifted My Workday 4 Hours Backwards. Here’s What Happened.


Earlier this year–pre-viral apocalypse–I found myself in serious need of a vacation. I love my work as a freelance writer. But after one year with barely a day off, I began to feel tapped out of the creative energy and stamina required to spring out of bed and write content all day.

2020 56

6 Steps to Improving Your Application’s Analytics Experience

No one designs bad dashboards and reports on purpose. So why do so many applications have terrible analytics experiences? Download this ebook for secrets to creating dashboards and reports your users will love.

Planner vs Priority Matrix


Hi there- Erica here with Priority Matrix- I have been working with an influx of users who are primary using the Priority Matrix and Microsoft Teams integration. One of the most common questions I get is, how is Priority Matrix different from Microsoft Planner?

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Sitetracker announces unprecedented AI capabilities to fuel data-driven decision making and revenue growth for its customers.


Sitetracker AI delivers actionable insights to drive opportunities for workflow optimization and process improvements. The predictive analytics tool is powered by Salesforce’s Einstein Analytics and fuels data-driven decision making for critical infrastructure providers.

How Do You Define Goals That Keep You Motivated?


It is not that difficult as you might be thinking. Here is a 7 step quick NLP way of defining goals which would keep you on track. Step 1: Define the goal in a positive tone. Focus on what you want instead of what you don’t want.

Move beyond the clichés

Lynne Cazaly

- Let’s take it offline - I hear what you’re saying - Let’s car park it - I’ll take it on board These meeting clichés can be said to dismiss, defer or redirect attention. We might be economical, to “keep things moving”, so we use clichés for convenience. But they’re overused, unoriginal and predictable. Clichés might be convenient for you but they’re not so good for genuine, human conversations and interactions. People zone out.

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4 Approaches to Data Analytics for Your Application

Selecting the right solution for your embedded analytics is crucial to the success of your application. But with so many solutions and vendors, how do you make this critical selection? Learn about the different approaches to analytics and the pros and cons for each.