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So You Think You’re Good At Multitasking

Bridge the Gap Consulting

A good friend of our family is an EMT (Emergency Medical Tech). Somehow, we got on the topic of multitasking. As she put it, if she loses focus and starts multitasking on things not directly related to a patient, someone could die. That got me thinking, do I multitask? Hell yeah I do!!

Does Agile Really Make You Faster?

International Institute for Learning

By David Daly. If you ask an executive why they want to adopt an agile approach, the chances are they will say they want to deliver things faster. Dig a little deeper, and you might find out that their goal is to reduce lead times (from asking for something to getting it).

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7 Secrets to Successful Project Manager/Team Collaboration

Rebel’s Guide to PM

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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10 Strategies for Successful Project Execution

ProjectManager.com

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.

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.

How do you breakdown your work?

Kiron Bondale

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How To Manage Your First Meeting With A Project Sponsor

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Meeting a project sponsor for the first time is an opportunity to impress. It’s also your chance to start the project off well by understanding exactly what it is that your sponsor wants from you. You can start to get an idea of how the two of you will work together to achieve those objectives.

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What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

For as long as there has been manufacturing, people have been working to increase efficiency. Faster and better products lead to greater profits and brand loyalty. Using technology to achieve efficiency is called advanced manufacturing.

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

What Is A Gantt Chart Used For? Top 4 Use Cases & Expert Tips

The Digital Project Manager

If you’re a project manager, you’ve probably heard of Gantt charts. But what are they used for? In this blog post, I’ll outline four key use cases for Gantt charts in project management. I’ll also provide helpful tips on how to create and use Gantt charts most effectively.

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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.

The 3 Steps to Take When Failure is Not an Option

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Joel “Thor” Neeb from Afterburner. In school, we were taught that 99% was an A+, and if you were the recipient of such a grade you would probably be accused of “blowing the curve” on the test for everyone else.

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What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

For as long as there has been manufacturing, people have been working to increase efficiency. Faster and better products lead to greater profits and brand loyalty. Using technology to achieve efficiency is called advanced manufacturing.

OnePlan is Strategic Portfolio Management on the Microsoft Platform

Brad Egeland

Running an enterprise means being proactive and reactive in equal measure. Reactively, market events cause disruption, triggering critical questions such as: ‘which of our products and initiatives are impacted? How do we pivot and move forward?’ ’ Proactively, the questions may be ‘what are the opportunities ahead of us? Which strategies, technologies and initiatives will make us successful?’

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Asana, Jira, Monday: the Big Three Modern PM Software Tools

Online PM Courses

There is a bewildering array of modern Project Management software tools. We look at the three Big Beasts: Asana, Jira, and Monday. The post Asana, Jira, Monday: the Big Three Modern PM Software Tools appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management Software Reviews jira

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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.

Xebrio Software Review

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Xebrio brings together requirements management and end-to-end traceability with task management and test coverage all the way to release management. It’s a project management ecosystem that is perfect for technology-led teams, with workflows and an easy interface with a low learning curve.

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The 5 Lean Principles: Definitions & How to Use Them

ProjectManager.com

Lean management originated in Japan, where it grew out of the Toyota Production System. This led to lean manufacturing, but today lean is used in more industries, such as project management, software development, construction and more.

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What Is Gap Analysis In Project Management?

nTask

Regardless of how much planning you do, whenever you are executing a project, you may still face plenty of challenges. The idea is that you will eventually want to have the tools in place that helps to assess the requirements.

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Invest to Secure Your Organization's Data in the Cloud

Brad Egeland

Traditional businesses migrating to the cloud need robust information security mechanisms. Gartner predicts that more than 95% of new digital workloads will continue to be deployed on cloud-native platforms by 2025. ​ Robust cloud data security is imperative for businesses adopting rapid digital transformation to the cloud.

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The Definitive Guide to Embedded Analytics

Transform how you build value for your products with this definitive guide to embedded analytics.

How To Start A Project As An Accidental Project Manager

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Help! I’m an accidental or new project manager. How do I get started? In this article we’ll help you understand what to focus on as you take on your first projects. Simon Harris. What is an accidental project manager?

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Benefits Of Test-Driven Development – A Guide For Beginners

Agilemania

If there’s one thing that both large and small organizations desire, it’s to create a product that drives a tangible business result. . When this is the goal, the term TDD or Test Driven Development can often be seen discussed by developers and management alike. .

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Review Remote Team Interactions Workbook

Henny Portman

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Are You Getting a Strategic Advantage from Your PMO?

Brad Egeland

Project management offices can be good and bad – it all depends on how they are put together, how they are utilized, and how they are supported. They can only really be as good as their weakest link because they are really a support structure for the work being executed by the project manager and teams in them. Let's consider some areas where PMOs should be helping and think about our own PMOs while reading. are they helping or hindering?

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A PM’s Master Class on Building and Maintaining Stakeholder Relationships

Speaker: Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance

In this discussion, Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance, will walk you through best practices for communicating with stakeholders.

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

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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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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Q & A with "The Deep-Space Oddity Project” Author Alexei Kuvshinnikov

Brad Egeland

Recently, in this space I reviewed Alexei Kuvshinnikov’s new book “The Deep-Space Oddity Project” In a nutshell, that’s one great book, witty, engaging and full of useful information. Along with reading the book and offering the review, I also had a chance to reach out to Mr. Kuvshinnikov for some Q&A on the book and project management in general.

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6 Best Practices for Operational Reporting

Meeting requirements alone is no longer enough. Today’s users need insightful reporting built on accurate, real-time data. In our eBook, you’ll learn the do’s and don’ts to embedding operational reports, and how to avoid common reporting mistakes.

7 Best Tools for Effective Release Management In Projects

nTask

Release management tools are an indispensable part of the software development machinery. These tools are an effective way of improving your productivity and working more efficiently.

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A Day in the Life of a Project Manager

LiquidPlanner

Most days for project managers can be fairly similar. But each day can also bring a new level of excitement depending on numerous factors. Constraints to your project plan often pop up, creating chaos that keeps you on your toes.

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RIP – Rest In Place Projects

PM Times

With 2 plus decades experience in the project management and organizational development world, I am incessantly amazed on how a project is so closely linked the Project Sponsor, instead of the organization and the business goals it is set to achieve or influence.

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