Mon.Mar 18, 2019

8 Emerging Trends in Project Management for 2019

Scoro

Scoro works with many marketing agencies from all over the world and Marketing Week Live in London was a great chance to get insight into the newest marketing trends and obstacles that specialists are facing.

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7 Secrets to Successful Project Manager/Team Collaboration

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest post from Elisa Cepale. Elisa Cepale. As project managers, it’s important that we know how to best support our development teams (and vice versa), especially in Agile environments. At White October we continuously reflect on our process to refine the way we work.

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How to Ask for Help on Your Projects

ProjectManager.com

There’s nothing wrong with being independent, but there’s nothing wrong with seeking assistance when you can’t do it yourself, either. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to ask for help with a project, and why some people don’t ask at all. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference.

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An Approach for Sustainability for Everyone – The Scout vs. the Warrior

Green Project Management

“A new idea is first condemned as ridiculous and then dismissed as trivial, until finally, it becomes what everybody knows.”

Make an Impact with Customer Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

How to Have Fun at Work While Staying Productive

ProjectManager.com

Work can be fun, though often it isn’t, and that goes for both team members and their managers. How can you have fun at work and be productive? Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you and gives practical examples. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference.

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How to Make a New Team Member Feel Welcome

ProjectManager.com

When someone is new to the company, team or project, it’s important to make them feel welcome. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to incorporate new people and get them contributing quickly. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference!

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Against the Gods -- a review

Musings on Project Management

"Against the Gods, The remarkable story of Risk" by Peter L. Bernstein is an excellent read and ambitious premise well delivered. Perhaps the best general history of risk -- and presentation of the major concepts of risk -- that is understandable by all practitioners at any level. The content is presented in a general historical order in major sections by epoch. The first being from the. books Risk Management

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What Does a CEO Actually Do?

ProjectManager.com

When you’re a CEO, your duties can vary depending on your organization and industry. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, explains what it means to be the chief executive officer. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference. In Review – What Does a CEO Actually Do?

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5 Project Management Steps Towards Successful Projects

Workep

Project management is a broad field that spans many different industries and geographies. No matter what the project is, there are five project management steps that every successful project management professional should take to achieve successful project outcomes.

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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.

How to Prep for Vacation So Nothing Goes Wrong

ProjectManager.com

Do you resist taking a vacation because you’re scared that something will go wrong in your absence? You need a break without stress, and Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to prepare for a vacation without problems. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference.

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Top 7 Things I Found From Master Of Project Academy Review [2019]

PM by PM

I have written this post after doing Master Of Project Academy review of project management courses. Master Of Project Academy (MOPA) was established in the year 2012. It was founded by Resit Gulec. Resit started the company by providing an online PMP course Udemy.

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Why Isn’t My Team Listening to Me, and How Do I Fix It?

ProjectManager.com

Do you feel as if your message isn’t getting through to your team? Jennifer Bridges, PMP, has 10 ways you can get people to listen to you. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference. In Review – Why Isn’t My Team Listening to Me?

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Microsoft Project Tutorial: Microsoft Project Resource Planning

GanttPRO Project Management

Resources refer to the people involved in the project, the equipment and materials used, and the costs associated with the project. Resources are required to perform project tasks. They can […]. Learn how MS Project Guide

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What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

Product Management is one of the most exciting - and most misunderstood - functions in technical organizations. Is it strategic or tactical? Is it a planning role or a support role? Many product professionals are unclear about what is (and isn't) product management. After all, product management spans many activities from business planning to market readiness. In this session, we’ll examine many product activities and artifacts for product strategy, planning, and growth, and introduce a simple tool that you can use in your organization to clarify the roles of product management and others. Steve Johnson explores the many roles of Product Management in this fun talk focused on why product managers should obsess on problems instead of solutions.

How to Use Data to Be a Better Manager

ProjectManager.com

Numbers makes the business world go around. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to use that data to become a better manager. Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference. In Review – How to Use Data to Be a Better Manager.

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Microsoft Project Tutorial: Microsoft Project Resource Planning

GanttPRO Project Management

Resources refer to the people involved in the project, the equipment and materials used, and the costs associated with the project. Resources are required to perform project tasks. They can […

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Productivity Articles: Just Believe in Yourself! 18/3/19

TimeCamp

It’s time for the weekly dose of Productivity Articles! What’s the idea behind our weekly. Productivity

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Working in the Alps - Where Snowboarding and Software Development Meet

ActiveCollab

_STORY WRITTEN BY LUZI STADLER, FOUNDER & CEO AT BERG INFORMATIK_ _ _ While the rest of Switzerland is still shrouded in fog, the sun rises above the mountains, signaling the beginning of the day.

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Your Post-Launch Toolkit for Understanding Your Users

Speaker: Brittney Gwynn, former Director of Product, Simple Health

If you've ever launched an MVP, you know that the journey has only just begun. How do you figure out what to do next? You know that you need to look at how different user segments react, but how do you quickly distinguish signal from noise so you can iterate and improve? Join Brittney Gwynn, former Director of Product at Simple Health, as she explains how you can use early customer feedback, usage data, and continuous experimentation to optimize your journey to product-market fit. Whether you're at a brand-new company, or looking to innovate within a more mature organization, or anywhere in between, you'll come away with a new skill set, ready to make the most of your launches.

PMP Lessons Learned: How Paul B. Passed His PMP In 6 Weeks

ExamsPM

Walk us through your certification journey. How did you study for your PMP? Previous to ExamsPM, I was using a different online study aid. The study aid was good, presented the material well; however, it did not provide a very structured approach to studying for the exam. I need structure; therefore, the ExamsPM approach was what I needed to keep me on-track for a successful, initial attempt at certification.

PMP Lessons Learned: How Paul B. Passed His PMP In 6 Weeks

ExamsPM

Walk us through your certification journey. How did you study for your PMP? Previous to ExamsPM, I was using a different online study aid. The study aid was good, presented the material well; however, it did not provide a very structured approach to studying for the exam. I need structure; therefore, the ExamsPM approach was what I needed to keep me on-track for a successful, initial attempt at certification.