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11 Essential Time Management Skills

Project Bliss

Time management skills help you work efficiently, get the right work done, and still maintaining a balanced life. Use these critical skills to manage your time well, and see fast benefits in both your career and personal life. This is a guest post by Lori Wade. Everyone craves career success.

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Sales for Project Management: Understand Your Market

Arras People

When trying to break into project management you need to know your product as we have previously discussed; having cracked that, you next need to understand the market you are pitching it into.

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How to Develop a Simple Scope Management Plan

Project Risk Coach

How can you develop a scope management plan quickly that provides value to the project? It's not as complicated as it may seem. Some project managers check the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) for advice, which I think is a great place to start.

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Production Planning in Manufacturing: Best Practices for Production Plans

As the creation of products and services has become more extensive and varied, manufacturing has become more elaborate. There are, quite literally, more moving parts than ever before. Operations continue to become more complex, and this means production requires more thorough planning.

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.

Psychological safety breeds team resilience

Kiron Bondale

HBR published an article this week on how leaders can help their teams to recover quicker from disruptions. Given the events of the past year, this topic is apropos and is likely to remain so for the foreseeable future.

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AGILE: mixing methods

Musings on Project Management

There comes a point where more planning can not remove the remaining uncertainty, instead execution must be used to provide data and remove uncertainty. This quote comes from a nicely argued case -- from the agile blog 'leading answers' -- for mixing agile methods in rather traditional businesses, like the oil and gas exploration/production business If ever there was a business that. agile

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How to Create Progress Reports for Projects & Businesses

Stakeholders are very concerned with the progress of the project because they have a vested interest in its success. They want to stay in consistent communication with you and get reports on how the project is progressing over regular periods of time.

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Visual Project Management Tools: List Of The Top 9 Tools In Town


Seamless communication, clarity, and transparency are the key essentials for the efficient completion of a project. Unfortunately, incorporating these fundamentals requires more than just your regular project management tools.

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Using Enterprise Data To Communicate Impact & Celebrate Wins (with Agile Delivery Champion, Bill Moroz)

The Digital Project Manager

The post Using Enterprise Data To Communicate Impact & Celebrate Wins (with Agile Delivery Champion, Bill Moroz) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast

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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.

Product Portfolio Management Software: Basics and Best Practices


Before looking at product portfolio management software and highlighting some key best practices, it is helpful to take a step back and look at the concept of product portfolio management, highlight some examples, and look at the differences between project management, program management, and portfolio management. .

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7 Tips for Better Construction Daily Reports & Daily Logs

Documentation is required in any project, but even more so when it comes to construction project management. Construction projects demand regular, detailed reporting during execution, so you can review and analyze your progress. This data is delivered in the form of a construction daily report.

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The Basics of Earned Value Management


As a project manager, one thing you want to ensure is that your project runs on schedule and within budget. Straying off course is often disastrous for projects not only because of the project delays and added costs but also due to the risk of a complete project failure.

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Management Definitions: What Are the Differences Between Vision, Strategy and Tactics?


". "If you don't know where you're going, don't be surprised if you end up somewhere else." " - Mark Twain. ". Whether in project planning or in business management, for reliable decision making you will need some predefined parameters.

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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!

Learning to Avoid the Chaos: 5 Things That Can Go Wrong in the Flexible Workspace


As the working world moves from the office to home, many businesses are finding they have little choice but to become more flexible in their approach.

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Simple Project Plan Template: How To Plan A Project In 1 Hour Or Less


Creating a project plan can feel intimidating, especially if you’re not a technical manager. A systematic planning process and a simple project plan template can make things easy for you. In this article, you’ll learn: What is a simple project plan?

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How to Stay focused? Tips to Stop Your Mind from Wandering


Staying focused on a task at hand can often seem quite difficult. Especially in our age of technology, which although beneficial in a lot of ways, has also provided a multitude of distractions at our fingertips. Therefore, many people often wonder how to stay focused.

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How Planning Your Week Using Trello Can Save You Hours of Work


There are two things that always seem to stand true in a professional career: time is scarce and the workload is abundant. Productivity

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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?

5 Tips for a Better PMO

Brad Egeland

A few years ago I conducted a survey of project managers and PM team member – basically whoever would respond. What I found out was this.

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How to Handle the Issue of Slow Recruitment with Resource Management Techniques

Epicflow Blog

Project managers know that putting the right team together is one of the most important points of successful project implementation. What can be more effective than assigning the tasks to the right people with the right skills at the right time!

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How Does Self-Management And Organization Impact Work Results?


Self-organization and management have a positive impact on employees’ performance. Constant monitoring and introspective thinking go a long way. Self-organization does wonder by improving employees’ performance. It not only makes you productive but also alleviates workplace stress.

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Webinar Recap: Those darn Risk Register boxes! What really goes in there?


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Carl Pritchard’s session, Those darn Risk Register boxes! What really goes in there?, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

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.

With Hindsight: Toggl Plan’s Quarter 1, 2021


It’s important to kick off the new year in high gear. It sets the stage for the whole upcoming twelve months. We definitely have a busy quarter behind us. Continue reading below to learn about the improvements made to Toggl Plan as well as a small sneak-peek into how we’re doing as a team.

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Aligning with Value Streams in SAFe


What is Value Stream. A value stream is the set of actions that add value to a customer from the initial request through the realization of value by the customer. The value stream begins with the initial concept, moves through various stages of development and on through delivery and support.

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8 Benefits Of Working Remotely For Teams


The world’s slow but gradual transition to remote work has shown that there are countless benefits of working remotely, probably even more than working at the office.

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How Should a Project Manager Organize Their Workday and Where Does MS Project Fit?


As a Project Manager, I typically have a long list of tasks, and usually many more than I have time to finish. I have found that the most important thing for me to do is to organize my time.

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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.

Project Management Q&A: How Can I Stand Out in a New Role?

Arras People

I am not “experienced” in business analysis, but I really want to prove myself and contribute positively and stand out from the very start in a new role. What resource can you recommend for me to meet up with this task ahead of me?

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Role of the PMO: How It’s Currently Evolving

Planview Blog

Q&A from an on-demand webinar featuring Forrester Guest Speaker, Margo Visitacion and Planview’s Solution Marketing Director, Linda Roach. The role of the PMO is changing. We recently got an in-depth look into this new face of the PMO during our webinar – “What’s Ahead for the PMO?”

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Agile Unplugged EP05 | Projects to Products | Mike Cottmeyer & Dennis Stevens

Leading Agile

Listen to the Agile Unplugged Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to Agile Unplugged on: Apple Podcasts. Spotify. Soundcloud. In this episode of the Agile Unplugged podcast with host LeadingAgile CEO, Mike Cottmeyer, our guest is Dennis Stevens, LeadingAgile’s Chief Methodologist.

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