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

ProjectManager.com

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

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.

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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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

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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Review: An executive’s guide to disciplined agile

Henny Portman

The book An executive’s guide to disciplined agile – Winning the race to business agility written by Scott W. Ambler and Mark Lines give a good overview of Disciplined Agile.

When Is Time Tracking Inefficient & How to Make It Work

TimeCamp

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

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How to Have the Best Printing Experience with Teamweek

Teamweek

Printing in Teamweek’s webapp might appear wonky at times because we rely mostly on each browser’s printing feature. Your personal choice to use Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, Mozilla or another provider ultimately determines how that page that comes out of the printer.

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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.

Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

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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