Wed.Apr 17, 2019

A Step-by-Step Guide to Creative Briefs

ProjectManager.com

Depending on the project, teams think and speak in wildly different ways. This can lead to communication challenges, especially between departments. One illustration of this is when software teams and content teams must unite to deliver a functional website that dovetails with the text and images.

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Riding a dead horse?

Musings on Project Management

The code of tribal wisdom says that when you discover you are riding a dead horse, the best strategy is to dismount. In the [project office], we often try other strategies with dead horses, including the following: Buying a stronger whip; Changing riders; Saying things like ‘this is the way we’ve always ridden the horse; Appointing a committee to study the horse; Arranging a visit to. Project Management

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MindGenius 2019 - the Best Mind Mapping Tool Just Got Better

Brad Egeland

MindGenius 2019 is ready. The best mind mapping tool for your project needs just got better and it's time for you to see how it can help you work and plan better. The big focus in MindGenius 2019 is on new ways you can share MindGenius content.

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What is Issue Management? | Video

Online PM Courses

Issues arise all the time on projects. So, what is Issue Management? The post What is Issue Management? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management in Under 5 Project Risk Management issue management

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Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

How to Get Back on Track When You Get Distracted at Work

Teamweek

I’ll never forget my first office job. I worked for an online bed and breakfast directory that thousands of people used to book B&B stays in Canada. I invoiced customers, created and updated their listings, and answered the occasional phone call.

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Autonomy and Transparency: Both or Neither

Pawel Brodzinski

How does transparency feel? Early in my career, I had an occasion to experience that. I was working in a typical organization where lots of things, payroll included, were secrets. Then the salary list leaked out.

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ProofHub on the List of “Top 10+ Best Project Management Software” in 2019

Proofhub

ProofHub has been acknowledged by SoftwareWorld in its list of Top 10+ Best Project Management Software in 2019. We’ve seen the best of the best and it is always enthralling to be talked about and be loved by the audience.

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RIP Critical Chain?  

Proggio

Critical chain is not dead, but after many years of it being the primary technique for analyzing schedules and prioritizing tasks, there’s a better alternative today.

How to Use a Single Gantt Chart for Multiple Projects

Wrike

Top teams are using harmonograms to manage their projects without even realizing it! More commonly known as Gantt charts , these revolutionary visual bar charts have changed the project management game. At the turn of the 20th century, everyone started creating Gantt charts.

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Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Have you ever thought your product's progress was headed in one direction, and been shocked to see a different story reflected in big picture KPIs like revenue? It can be confusing when customer feedback or metrics like registration or retention are painting a different picture. No matter how sophisticated your analytics are, if you're asking the wrong questions - or looking at the wrong metrics - you're going to have trouble getting answers that can help you. Join Nima Gardideh, CTO of Pearmill, as he demonstrates how to build a strong data culture within your team, so everyone understands which metrics they should actually focus on - and why. Then, he'll explain how you can use your analytics to regularly review progress and successes. Finally, he'll discuss what you should keep in mind when instrumenting your analytics.

Why Core Values Matter When Crafting Great Stories

ActiveCollab

_STORY WRITTEN BY BJØRN UNNERSAKER, CEO AT NARD_ _ _ HOW ARE YOU MAKING AN IMPACT ON THE WORLD?

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Secure WiFi Goes a Long Way - Gazella

ActiveCollab

_STORY WRITTEN BY ERIC BURNS, CEO AT GAZELLA _ _ _ HOW ARE YOU MAKING AN IMPACT ON THE WORLD? Gazella [[link] provides digital marketing agencies with a means of generating revenue by ultimately improving communication and data about the behavior of our clients' customers.