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Understanding Critical Path in Project Management (Example Included)

ProjectManager.com

Projects are made up of tasks that have to adhere to a schedule in order to meet a deadline. It sounds simple, but without mapping the work it can quickly get out of hand and you’ll find your project off track.

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Are you living in a VUCA world?

The Lazy Project Manager

Do you recognise this? Is your business life ‘Volatile – Uncertain – Complex – Ambiguous’? Well don’t panic, you are certainly not alone, but you should accept that you are part the ‘VUCA’ world today! VUCA is an acronym originally used by the American Military.

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5 Steps to Project Closure (Checklist Included)

ProjectManager.com

So much time and effort is put into the planning of a project, it is often forgotten that the end of a project is equally important. There’s a lot of work involved even once a project is technically complete.

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Tool Overview: Mavenlink Software Platform For Modern Services Organizations

The Digital Project Manager

The post Tool Overview: Mavenlink Software Platform For Modern Services Organizations appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools Marketing Tools PM Tools Resource Scheduling

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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?

12 Resource Allocation Tips for Managers

ProjectManager.com

Resource allocation is just a fancy term for a plan that you develop for using the available resources at your disposal in a project. This is mostly a short-term plan set in place to achieve goals in the future. Resources are varied.

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DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni)

The Digital Project Manager

In this episode, we tackle the golden question: how do you scale agile teams and organizations? The post DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast

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The Importance of Creativity in Business and Work

Project Bliss

There are multiple reasons to consider the importance of creativity in business and your work. And I’m not just talking about your company’s creative department, or that PowerPoint you need to make for your boss.

2019 156

DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni)

The Digital Project Manager

In this episode, we tackle the golden question: how do you scale agile teams and organizations? The post DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast

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Top 10 Project Management Conferences You Can Not Afford to Miss in 2020

Taskque

The momentum at which project management is evolving is making it tough for project managers to keep pace with it. New project management methodologies , tools, best practices and trends replace old ones.

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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.

Please DON’T Wake Up At 4 AM – Addressing The Worst Productivity Tips

Teamweek

I paused at my front door and did a final once-over. Fully charged phone in case I needed to make an emergency call? Check. Shoelaces tied so I don’t trip on them if I have to run? Check. Pepper spray? Check. No, I wasn’t about to seek shelter during the apocalypse.

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DPM Podcast: Onboarding The Right Way (With Sarah Hoban)

The Digital Project Manager

Project/program manager & strategy consultant Sarah Hoban discusses how we, as project managers, can onboard employees the right way. The post DPM Podcast: Onboarding The Right Way (With Sarah Hoban) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast

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Essential Third-Party Plugins for After Effects Motion Graphics Animator

TrustRadius Project Management

Today’s Community Contributor is Chris Hecox , owner of Lucky Whisker , a video production company specializing in post production and animation.

2019 62

DPM Podcast: Onboarding The Right Way (With Sarah Hoban)

The Digital Project Manager

A must-listen episode for anyone in account or project management who finds themselves stuck in a perpetual cycle of chasing down clients for files and assets. The post DPM Podcast: Onboarding The Right Way (With Sarah Hoban) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Topics

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Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

These FREE most popular templates will help you perform your role more efficiently.

Essential Third-Party Plugins for After Effects Motion Graphics Animator

TrustRadius Project Management

Today’s Community Contributor is Chris Hecox , owner of Lucky Whisker , a video production company specializing in post production and animation.

2019 62

Micrometers, chalk, and axes

Musings on Project Management

On a recent aircraft restoration project I learned this 3-step process of. mechanics (who knew? You can't make this stuff up!), which in three short statements illustrates the axiom that a process, viewed end-to-end, is not better than it's worst component, and also. Precision and accuracy, no matter how diligent, are wasted on the poorest resolution of the process. Measure with a. Project Management

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7 Management Styles to Master [+ Infographic On When To Use Them]

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Allyship Essential for Improving Diversity in Tech Industry

Runrun.it

In order to have a more successful company that meets the needs of a variety of customers, it is essential to employ talent from multiple minority groups. Essentially, Caucasian people represent the vast majority of this sector.

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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.

What is Lean Portfolio Management? - Blog | Planview

Brook Appelbaum

Learn why traditional portfolio management practices no longer works while also examining the advantages of Lean portfolio management practices

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Key Project Management Deliverables: The Documentation You Really Need | Video

Online PM Courses

Running a project means creating a whole set of project management deliverables. Which ones do you really need, so you can deliver it in an accountable way? The post Key Project Management Deliverables: The Documentation You Really Need | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Ask the PM #2 video - No Gantt chart, telling the customer off, project closeout checklist, are reqs done

Brad Egeland

Ask the PM #2 in my new video series is now live. This one is 13 minutes long. I promise future videos will be considerably shorter.

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Meet Fall 2019 Epicflow Updates. Part 2: Manual Planning, Module Library, Mobile App Enhancements.

Epicflow Blog

As we announced in our previous article , we have a lot of surprises in terms of Epicflow’s new features this fall. Go on reading to stay up to date and not to miss a thing in multi-project management software trends. . Pipeline.

How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.

Create A Brilliant Omnichannel Marketing Strategy

DigitalPM

Creating a solid omnichannel marketing strategy is essential. Ecommerce is booming and marketers are working hard to provide users with smooth experiences across all platforms.

But No, Seriously: What’s the Difference Between Web Conferencing and Webinar Software?

TrustRadius Project Management

How do web conferences differ from webinars ? Let me count the ways. First, I’ll start with the happy group of coworkers pictured above in our featured image. Unless they really are the bestest of buds, chances are they’re simply participating in a web conference together. Probably with another coworker who is working remotely.