Thu.Apr 11, 2019

Anti-fragile -- surviving shock

Musings on Project Management

A good system is one in which the risks are visible Nassim Nicholas Taleb Nassim Nicholas Taleb, most famous for authoring "The Black Swan: the impact of highly improbable fragility", also has a just-as-interesting book: "Antifragile: things that gain from disorder" Taleb's objective for this book is to be the definitive explanation of the spectrum of fragile (read: Black Swan, Risk Management system engineering

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The Dangers of Self-Serving Bias at the Workplace

Most of us like to paint ourselves in a positive light. It can be hard to admit to a mistake, especially at work where our professional reputation (and salary) is on the line.

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From Onboarding to Expert: Optimizing Projects and Processes with LiquidPlanner


Here at LiquidPlanner we’ve identified four main stages our customers go through to optimize their projects and processes. Our most successful customers don’t try to “eat the elephant,” so to speak, as soon as they buy LiquidPlanner. They know that change and progress occur in steps.

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Maximizing Value In The Presence of Constraints

Leading Agile

Organizations embracing an Agile approach to their work value their ability to inspect and adapt. They value the ability to continually learn and deepen their understanding of what problems they are trying to solve so that they can inspect and adapt toward a better solution.

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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?

The savvy product owner’s guide managing their product backlog


We’re a fan of product backlogs as you can probably tell: after all, we named our project management software after them! But what is a product backlog, and why are they so useful? A product backlog is essentially a prioritized task list of everything that needs to be done within a project.

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Building a Simple Project Pipeline Flow

Hub Planner

Reading Time: 6 minutes. Building a Simple Project Pipeline Flow. A project pipeline flow can help you move a project through various project stages visually within the resource scheduler. Being organized in this way helps you understand quickly what stage a project maybe at.

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PMP Study Schedule That Helped Raeann To Crack The Certification Exam

PM by PM

A PMP study schedule is must for passing the certification test. Passing the exam is next to impossible without defined steps, proper timeline, and discipline. You would know that cracking PMP credential exam is akin to a project – a small but tough project.

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When Is Time Tracking Inefficient & How to Make It Work


Inefficient Time Tracking – What Does It Mean? According to TSheets survey, “time. Productivity inefficient time tracking

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

There’s no limit to how complicated things can get, on account of one thing always leading to another. — White. Quotes

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Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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