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Happy people make for great work—A story by Steph Dix

Resource Guru

Last week, Director, Data Governance at American Express, and experienced PMP, Ordonna Sargeant, talked about what happens when you don’t have clearly defined team roles and why collaboration is the key to success in project management. This week, Operations Director at DDB Sydney, Steph Dix, shares her (all-too-familiar) story about work-life balance and how exactly her mantra, “happy people make for great work,” came to be.

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Agile Principles - Effective Communication

This post continues my ongoing series revisiting the principles behind the Agile Manifesto. This time we are focussing on the following Agile principle – “The most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is face-to-face conversation.” I have always interpreted this principle as a call to focus more on conversations and less on documentation. as a means of communication when developing a product.

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The 7 Best Agile Certifications For Project Managers To Consider In 2023

The Digital Project Manager

The agile methodology has become increasingly popular in project management due to its ability to increase flexibility, collaboration, and responsiveness. As a result, many project managers are looking to obtain agile certifications to enhance their knowledge and skills and become even more marketable on the job market. In this article, project managers who are considering […] The post The 7 Best Agile Certifications For Project Managers To Consider In 2023 appeared first on The Digital Pr

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Erstellen eines persönlichen Readme für Scrum Master mit ChatGPT ??

In Kürze: Erstellen eines persönlichen Readme für Scrum Master mit ChatGPT Wenn Sie als Scrum Master Ihren neuen Teammitgliedern und Stakeholdern ein persönliches Readme zur Verfügung stellen, ist das eine großartige Möglichkeit, Vertrauen und Beziehungen aufzubauen und gleichzeitig Erwartungen zu managen. Ich mache das regelmäßig und eine Vorlage für diesen Zweck zu haben, ist sehr praktisch.

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From Predictive to Agile: How to Choose the Right Project Management Methodology

Our profession is undergoing a transformation, moving away from rigid, one-size-fits-all methodologies. Instead, project managers are embracing dynamic and adaptable frameworks that carefully consider project and product variables to determine the most suitable development approaches and project life cycles.

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Resource Management Guide


Short and clear resource management guide. An overview of how to manage your team’s progress and analyze/track the distribution of resources for increased performance and accountability. What is Resource Management? Resource Planning & Allocation Resource Tracking Resource Analysis in Project Management What is Resource Management? Managing a team is one of the most complex and challenging aspects of the working world.

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The Accidental CEO: Track These Essential Metrics For Success


Are you an Accidental CEO? If you’re a former solopreneur whose success has led to the formation of a company, you may just be. Do you find yourself overwhelmed with managing your business or agency, trying to balance your essential work with the operational and financial aspects of running an organisation? You’re not alone. Many solopreneurs who started as talented freelancers find themselves in this same position.

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How Sprint Planning supports Inspection (12)

Scrum is founded on empirical process control, and inspection is one of the three pillars. During each of the Scrum Events, and throughout the Sprint itself, the Scrum Team and the stakeholders inspect based on a common understanding. Without this transparency, one cannot perform a valuable inspection. Inspection is about detecting undesirable variances in progressing towards agreed goals.

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Increasing Profitability In Times of a Crisis: How the Right Approach to Project and Resource Management Can Help Improve Business Outcomes

Epicflow Blog

How can organizations ensure sustainable business growth and increase profitability during an economic downturn? Is it at all possible when a great number of companies are cutting their expenses, postponing new projects, and reducing investments in an attempt to survive? In fact, it is! The right approach to project and resource management can really help business organizations to become profitable and competitive even during tough times.

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Eat the Frog Method: Achieve More With Less Stress


Your to-do list can become an endless source of frustration if you don't know how to align your priorities. Not many of us are great at estimating how many tasks we can complete in a single workday; by the end of the workday, there is always something left to do. This leads many people to either experience burnout or be stuck in one place. But how do you increase productivity without jeopardizing performance?

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ERM Program Fundamentals for Success in the Banking Industry

Speaker: William Hord, Senior VP of Risk & Professional Services

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is critical for industry growth in today’s fast-paced and ever-changing risk landscape. When building your ERM program foundation, you need to answer questions like: Do we have robust board and management support? Do we understand and articulate our bank’s risk appetite and how that impacts our business units? How are we measuring and rating our risk impact, likelihood, and controls to mitigate our risk?

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What Are the Best Monday Alternatives in 2023?


If you’re looking for a versatile work management platform for your team, chances are you’ve come across many options. As different businesses have varying needs, there are many highly rated solutions that dominate this space. When it comes to modern project management tools with valuable features and essential functionalities at reasonable pricing, you’ll notice Wrike or on the shortlist.

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Neuro-tech comes to the PMO

Musings on Project Management

Cognitive libertyCognitive privacyHave these concepts come to a project near you?Here’s the on-coming HR issue for the PMO, if it’s not already arrived:Hidden, embedded, or even overt sensors of your cognitive state, what your doing, how often you do it, whether you’re focused or distracted or daydreaming are all within operating reach, or pretty close by.

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