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Expert Advice on How to Start a Successful Business Transformation


Many, if not all, businesses are undergoing transformations and it’s widely accepted that this type of change is needed to stay relevant and productive.

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Think top-down and bottom-up for agile transformations

Kiron Bondale

A question which I’m asked regularly during my classes is what the best place is to start an agile transformation within a company?

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A Beginner’s Guide To Backup For Project Managers

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Mauricio Prinzlau. Are you backing up your project and personal files effectively? Today’s practical option is a cloud storage solution. There are various types of data backup techniques. Conventional backup techniques use tape, DVDs and USB connected devices.

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How to Manage Multiple Projects

Managing multiple projects at once can be a bit like a juggling act. Every action taken in one project needs to feed into the next with fluidity and poise, and when done right, a skilled portfolio manager can make it seem like no trouble at all.

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Insiders' Guide to Self-Service Analytics

Self-service analytics are vital for how your users interact and engage with your application. As you explore analytics solutions for your application, see why self-service analytics can prove critical to the adoption and stickiness of your application.

How to Deal With Pre-assigned Project Resources

Project Risk Coach

Looking for ways to improve your project success? People matter more than technology and processes. However, project managers rarely choose their teams. Let's talk about how to deal with pre-assigned project resources. Are you working in an organization where your project resources are preassigned?

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How to earn PDUs fast in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Is your re-certification cycle coming to an end for your PMI certificate? Do you need to quickly get your PDU total up to the minimum so you can stay certified? You’re in the right place! Read on for tips for how to earn PDUs fast.

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How to Make a Quality Management Plan

You got the project delivered on time and within budget, but your stakeholder deems the project a failure. The quality just didn’t meet their expectations—bummer.

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Counter-party risk

Musings on Project Management

Define counter-party: In a transactional relationship, the other party to -- or participating in -- the transaction is your counter-party. In project situations, there are usually many counter-party transactional arrangements, such as contractors and suppliers with transactional relationships. And within the business there may be transactional relationships among business units and the PMO. Oh business analysis contract Risk Management

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What Is PrivMX? Tool Overview & Explanation Of Features

The Digital Project Manager

The post What Is PrivMX? Tool Overview & Explanation Of Features appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Best Tools Reviews Tools Sponsored

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How to Accelerate Product Sales Virtually

Everyone sells online these days, but outselling the (virtual) competition requires following a few key principles. Yellowfin CEO Glen Rabie shares his insights on resonating with buyers in this short video.

Book review: Critical Chain

Girl's Guide to PM

Critical Chain by Eliyahu M. Goldratt is a business novel that talks about creative ways to improve project delivery through managing dependencies. Written in 1997, it is now a classic text, but it still comes across as timely and challenging. To be honest, I wasn’t keen to read Critical Chain.

Lessons in How to Drive Large Scale Digital Transformations


Projects come in all shapes & sizes. Sometimes they are in the form of inbound requests for new marketing material, in the shape of IT implementations, or involve client-specific deliverables.

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4 Types of Project Risk – Different Forms of Uncertainty | Video

Online PM Courses

A project risk is simply ‘uncertainty that can affect outcome’. We rarely think of the differences in the kinds of uncertainties. The post 4 Types of Project Risk – Different Forms of Uncertainty | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management: What is.

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An update to the update on Google’s Project Management Certificate

Project Management Five

The world continues to wait for Google’s announced Project Management certificate that was declared about six months ago. Yes, it’s really been that long since we all got on the hype-train to see how Google would change our industry. Here’s my last update as a reminder.

How to Measure DevSecOps Progress and Ensure Success

Speaker: Shannon Lietz, Director of DevSecOps Team, Intuit

The new DevSecOps team is up and running, and you feel ready to take on rising security threats while delivering quality software updates. But that leaves just one question: how do you monitor your new program as effectively and efficiently as possible? Join Shannon Lietz, Director of DevsecOps at Intuit, and award-winning innovator, to learn the answers to these questions so you can lead your DevSecOps team to the top!

Book review: Who Gets Promoted, Who Doesn’t, and Why

Girl's Guide to PM

Donald Asher’s book, Who Gets Promoted, Who Doesn’t And Why is sub-titled ’12 things you’d better do if you want to get ahead’. Now in it’s second edition, it’s an easy read with a conversational style.

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5 Things Marketers Should Do Before the 2020 Holiday Season


With the holiday season just around the corner, we take a closer look at how to prepare for these crucial months in our latest article. The holiday season is important every year, but this year, it somehow feels even more crucial.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Program Management for Agile Teams


Congratulations! You just graduated to play a vital role in the big leagues! How so? Well, if you are reading this article then you probably have a fair degree of knowledge about how project management processes work in any industry. If you don’t, then you do not have to fret about it!

How to Create a Project Budget That Works


Every successful services business has a deep understanding of project budgets and what it takes to create an accurate budget and stay on target.

4 Approaches to Data Analytics

As the analytics landscape continues to evolve, application teams who need to embed dashboards, reports, and other analytics capabilities in their applications can choose from dozens of solutions. How do you differentiate one solution from the next?

How to Start a Career in Project Management: Answers to FAQ

Epicflow Blog

A profession of a project manager has always been in demand and seems to be gaining momentum more and more. According to PMI’s Job Growth and Talent Gap in Project Management 2017-2027 , organizations’ need for project talent has significantly increased since their previous investigation in 2008.

Office & Work Life After COVID-19?—?The Good, The Bad And Everything In-between


Office & Work Life After COVID-19?—?Here’s Here’s everything that’s changed COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we used to look at things around us.

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Hybrid Project Management: What You Need to Know

Online PM Courses

You know Agile & Predictive Project Management. But can you get the best of both worlds? That's what Hybrid Project Management can offer. The post Hybrid Project Management: What You Need to Know appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Covid-19 Affect On The Project Management Space


Covid-19 significantly affects the workspace in many ways.

Analytics Best Practices: 5 Key Dashboard Design Principles

Explore 5 key principles that exist to ensure you create a relevant dashboard that guides and simplifies the user experience, makes it as easy as possible to interpret what is presented no matter its complexity, and increases the adoption of BI.

Agile Outside, it’s a thing

Project Management Five

Welcome to the Eleventh Issue of TSR. This week was kind of a mess with email, ‘eh? Sorry about that. With new tools comes a learning mountain that I’m still climbing. On a different note, this week’s issue brings about an updated format, more streamlined, and less essay-ish.

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5 Reasons to Attend the 2020 Global SAFe Virtual Summit October 27-28

Brad Egeland

Like nearly every big event, this year's annual Global SAFe Summit has gone virtual due to safety concerns for attendees during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can expect the same quality information and knowledge exchange, just at a distance. Be patient – we will all be back together again soon.

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Agile 2 a new tree or just a small scrub in my agile forest?

Henny Portman

Someone noticed me of Agile 2. If you look at the corresponding website, Agile 2 is positioned as the next iteration of agile. It’s still works in progress of a group of 15 authors. You can find their case for Agile 2. Why they think agile is deeply broken and that they want to fix it.

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Project Communication: Why Is It So Hard?

Leading Answers

We all know the theory: Communications are critical to project success. You have probably heard advice such as communicate something “ five times in five different ways ” for it to stick, but why is it so hard?

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2021 State of Analytics: Why Users Demand Better

As organizations become more data driven, their analytics requirements grow. Find out how knowledge workers use analytics and explore their needs and preferences.

SWOT Analysis |A Way to Boost Project Success Rate

ProProfs Project Management

‘Did you know only 2.5% of companies manage to complete 100 percent of their projects?’. Yes, for business owners, it’s a bitter pill to swallow.

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What “Monty Python and the Grail” Teaches Us About Project Management

Brad Egeland

Monty Python and the Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film concerning the Arthurian legend, written and performed by the Monty Python comedy group. It's a cult classic, one of my favorite movies to quote from and funny if you get the sense of humor. Not a high budget movie, but somehow it works.

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9 Best Schedule Makers to Boost Productivity


The world, we live in, has become fast-paced and super busy. Creating and having a schedule is an essential element to being organized and staying on top of everything. Creating a perfect schedule often feels like trying to manage a business of ferrets.

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