Tue.Feb 05, 2019

How To Run A Sprint Planning Meeting Like A Boss (+ Meeting Agenda)

The Digital Project Manager

Are you actually doing what you want to accomplish with your sprint planning meetings? Here’s an overview of sprint planning meetings, why and how to do them, and a free sprint planning meeting agenda template. The post How To Run A Sprint Planning Meeting Like A Boss (+ Meeting Agenda) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Agile How-to Guides How-to Managing And Controling How-to Project Planning Topics

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Secrets Exposed: My Official Day of a Project Manager

PM Basics

It is 2:14 AM and I have just left the office. It was a long day to onboard a new project. Sitting in the car, I wonder, will it be like that all the time now? Next day, I had one meeting. Nothing really happened. Next week, five days in a row we had meetings after meetings.

2019 78

Ask a PM: How to Tell a Client You’re Behind on the Project You Just Took Over

LiquidPlanner

Dear Elizabeth: I have taken on an in-flight project. We’re about halfway through, and I think we need to make changes to the schedule. Specifically, we need more time. The client has already signed off on the original deadlines, and I don’t think they will take the news well.

2019 112

Learning to Say Yes to the Right Projects

MavenLink

I often ask in my presentations on project management a question of the audience; “How many of you get to choose the projects that you manage?”. It is a trick question of course because project managers, typically, do not get to choose. I know that, you know that, and they know that.

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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.

10 Ways to Make Your Lunch Break Worth Taking

ProjectManager.com

After working for tech companies in two different countries, I came to realize that the most striking difference in office culture is the lunch break. I started my career in Washington, D.C., where I ate the majority of my lunches at my desk.

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11 Project Management Apps That Will Rule in 2019

Proofhub

11 Best Project Management Apps for Business in 2019 Every year new tools are launched in the market. Some live up to the expectations while others are forgotten as soon as they were launched.

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Utility leaders improve reliability metrics with Sitetracker performance management, powerful dashboards, and reporting

Sitetracker

Originally posted via PRNewswire.