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The problem with strategy.

Musings on Project Management

Ideas matter, but they do not matter as much as intellectuals and [market strategists] think they do. What matters far more is [project craft], which is about sensing, adjusting, exploiting, and doing rather than planning and theorizing. It is the skill of judo player who may have plans but who important characteristic is agility. It is what philosopher Isaiah Berlin called "understanding rather. Strategy

10 Strategies for Successful Project Execution

Is your organization failing to close the gaps between strategy and project execution? Fortunately, there are strategies ( and tools! ) you can use to help you close those gaps, yet it isn’t easy. And you’re not alone in this challenge.

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5 Easy Ways to Keep Tasks Out of Your Inbox

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Are you guilty of using your email inbox as a To Do list? You get sent a message that needs actioning, but right now you’ve got to dash to a meeting or deal with a query. And the email sits there until you decide to have an inbox clear out and realize you should have done something with it.

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Don’t ignore project risk: 3 tools for project management success | Trello


There’s an old sailor’s proverb you could just as easily apply to project risk management: “When the boat reaches mid-stream, it is too late to stop the leak.” In other words, hindsight is 20/20.

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Cyber Security, Change Management and Enterprise Risk Management: Scaling Operations for Growth

Speaker: William Hord, Vice President of Risk Management and Compliance

Join us as we discuss the various tangents of data and the change management process that will help you make better risk-based business decisions to save time and money for your organization.

What’s Needed in an Organizational Change Management Model?

The Strategic Project Manager

This post looks at how you can leverage what you need from 10 different organizational change management models to effect change. The Change Life Cycle Framework is covered for the first time among of these frameworks in this blog.

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Everything You Need To Know About Just In Time Manufacturing


If you are familiar with the world of supply chain and logistics, you must be aware of the buzzwords such as Just in Time (JIT) inventory and Just in Time manufacturing.

SecurityHQ Partners with SentinelOne to Enhance Global Cyber Security Offerings

Brad Egeland

Global Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP), SecurityHQ , have announced their partnership with leading cyber security solutions provider, SentinelOne. How the Partnership Benefits Cyber Security for Clients Across the Globe There has been a substantial growth of highly sophisticated Advanced Persistent Threats (APT’s), around the world, which has led to a demand for a next-gen endpoint security solution, coupled with skilled analysts to proactively detect and respond to those risks.

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De 2e druk van mijn boek “Scrum Wegwijzer” is beschikbaar

Gunther Verheyen

Mijn boek Scrum Wegwijzer ( Een kompas voor de bewuste reiziger ) is de Nederlandse vertaling van mijn Engelstalige “smart travel companion” getiteld Scrum – A Pocket Guide.

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The Power of the Sprint Retrospective

Every event in Scrum revolves around the Sprint, which is the heartbeat of Scrum. Each event is important. The Sprint Planning event sets the goal and plan for the Sprint, and the Daily Scrum increases the likelihood of delivering a done increment.

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The Innovative PM: Cultivating Creativity in the Evolving Hybrid Workspace

Speaker: Rachel Rai Henry, Founder of the Creative Flow School

In this one-of-a-kind webinar, speaker, creativity expert, and educator Rachel Rai Henry will walk you through the evolution of hybrid work management through the lens of creative flow.

40 NEW PMI-CAPM Free Questions and Answers (Part - 1)

Management Yogi

The Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) exam from PMI is solely based on the PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition. The exam blueprint, however, is based on the Exam Content Outline (ECO) for the CAPM exam.

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Quality Control KPI Dashboard


Quality control is a process used to ensure that a product or service meets the quality standards set by the company. This process can be implemented at any production stage, from the initial planning stages to the final product inspection.

Retrospectives: Making Action Items that are cats

One of the primary purposes of a retrospective is to create action items, but it’s not uncommon to come up with action items that aren’t actionable. They’re aspirational. Aspirational items might never be addressed, and it might not be possible to know when they are addressed.

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How to Secure Against Ransomware in 2022

Brad Egeland

The surge in ransomware over the past year has led corporate boards to take a much more active role in overseeing cybersecurity issues. As 2022 brings a new wave of cybersecurity risks, corporate leaders are bringing in outside experts to create more resilient defense strategies. In this Trendline, explore what ransomware negotiations look like in today’s climate.

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Projects Deliver Products, Products Deliver Strategy

Speaker: Peter Monkhouse, Founder, NewGenP

This webinar will introduce a strategy implementation circle, which will demonstrate the role that projects and products play in assisting an organization with strategy implementation. The webinar will emphasize the importance of using an iterative approach to product development and project execution.

How can your Sprint Backlog support self-management ?? - Back to the foundations of the Scrum framework (51)

We started this Scrum foundation series explaining we see four underlying concepts of the Scrum framework. In the past series of blog posts we covered the three pillars of Empiricism, and we covered the Scrum Values.

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The 5 Best Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy Right Now

Brad Egeland

Increased digitalization as well as the current war in Ukraine have put cybersecurity stocks in the limelight. The 5 best to invest in right now are. A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN ) — The software services specialist released strong Q1 metrics. Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ: CHKP ) — The cybersecurity pioneer has been defying the market meltdown. CrowdStrike (NASDAQ: CRWD ) — Record revenue means Crowdstrike is able to cater to evolving customer needs.

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The Two Most Important Documents – Initiation

ProProject Manager

Do you know the two most important documents in the Initiation phase of Project Management? In 2021, I wrote a couple of classes to present at a conference. The classes were canceled, and I thought I would offer the material here.

Cybersecurity Software Providers – Tell Me Why Yours is the Best for 2022

Brad Egeland

Cybersecurity Software Providers – Tell Me Why Yours is the Best for 2022 Cybersecurity software vendors and users – tell me why your choice is the best for 2022. What makes it stand out? What can it do better than the rest of the field? Contact me or send an email and let's discuss

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How to Build Data Experiences for End Users

Organizational data literacy is often addressed, but it’s uncommon to consider users’ data literacy levels when building products. Product managers need to recognize their end users' data literacy when building an application with analytic features.

Want to Guest Post - My Site is Available for Your Content

Brad Egeland

Guest post on my site - you get the credit, do-follow links and an image - fast, same day post and promotion to millions of potential readers and inclusion on a daily newsletter to 110,000

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