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Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2023

ProjectManager.com

Anyone who tells you, with 100 percent certainty, what 2023 will look like at the start of the year is bonkers. The best we can do is to recognize that the seed of each new year was planted in the previous year.

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Creating a Project Budget in 7 Steps

Teamweek

Looking to create a project budget but have no idea where to begin? Cost estimation isn’t simple — but creating a project budget that works for you and your client is practically an art form. You know that saying…. Money makes the world go ‘round.”.

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Are you accountable?

Musings on Project Management

Are you accountable?Most Most of us want to answer 'yes, of course!'; how could it be otherwise? Most of us would endorse these ideas:I'm always accountable for what I do. I'm accountable for that which I am responsible.(Subtext: Subtext: this can only be true if my personal integrity does not allow me to push blame on to others for failures and missteps, or claim false credit for what others actually did) human factors leadership

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Agile and Current Technology: Are We Adapting or Missing the Mark?

Leading Agile

When the Agile Manifesto was created 21 years ago, software development, technology, and the world, in general, were different.

2022 110
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Unlocking Business Agility: Leveraging the Power of Strategy Execution

True business agility is impossible if execution is disconnected from strategic planning. Download this eBook to learn about the key capabilities every organization must adopt to more effectively & strategically execute all work across the enterprise.

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Top 125 Project Management Articles & Podcasts From 2022

The Digital Project Manager

his year, the expert team at The Digital Project Manager team has produced dozens of articles on project management, from comprehensive how-to guides to opinion pieces showing what daily life as a digital project manager is like.

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The 9 Most Popular Project Management Methodologies Made Simple

The Digital Project Manager

Get an overview of 9 of the most popular project management methodologies and understand how they can be best leveraged for delivering digital projects. The post The 9 Most Popular Project Management Methodologies Made Simple appeared first on The Digital Project Manager.

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How to change your project’s scope (the right way)

Planio

While there’s no such thing as the “perfect” project plan — studies show that mid-project scope changes are still one of the leading causes for project failure.

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Resource Planning: A 7-Step Guide For Project Teams

Teamweek

Resource planning is an essential step in project planning. Yet most project managers gloss over planning and allocating resources. Perhaps because: Clients don’t care a lot about resource plans. Involves dealing with other project managers and higher-ups in the agency.

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Five benefits to creating a schedule network diagram

Kiron Bondale

Whether you have taken a foundational project management course which covered practices for predictive approaches or you were studying to take the PMP exam, you are likely familiar with schedule network diagrams.

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How to Improve Team Effectiveness & Reduce Workplace Stressors Through Exceptional Culture

Speaker: Galen Emanuele - President, Shift Yes LLC

Having a great workplace culture increases engagement and performance, yet many leadership teams lack the tools they need to successfully develop one. In this webinar, you will receive guidance on how to adapt your workplace culture and improve your employee experience.

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How Culture Can Impact Communication in the Workplace

Rebel’s Guide to PM

It’s no secret that culture can have a big impact on communication. Just think about how much harder it is to communicate with someone from a different country who doesn’t speak your language. But culture can affect communication even when everyone speaks the same language.

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Managing Recurring Tasks in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

It’s happened to all of us. Missing a meeting or an important task that comes up every week or month. Once we’re deep in our work, it can be hard to remember recurring tasks.

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10 Critical Project Management Concepts You Absolutely Have to Know

Online PM Courses

If you're starting out, you may be wondering: what are the most important Project Management concepts that you need to understand? The post 10 Critical Project Management Concepts You Absolutely Have to Know appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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How many ways to say "Cost"?

Musings on Project Management

How many ways are there to say "Cost"?Certainly, Certainly, more than one!When When "they" ask: 'How do YOU manage cost?", your answer is: 'It's complicated' because there are so many varieties of 'cost'.Project Project managers certainly have at least this list:Estimated cost (of course, an estimate has to be made in the context of a plan: scope and schedule and resource plans)Baseline cost (estimated cost at the. Project Management

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Modern Data Architecture for Embedded Analytics

Data has gone from a mere result of applications & processes to being crowned king. Picking the right avenue to data architecture depends on your organization’s needs. Development teams should build in stages, starting with a task that can be solved.

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Everything You Need to Know About Release Managers

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Do you have a release manager on the team? Or are you wondering whether it would be a pretty good job to move into? It wasn’t until I worked in IT as a project manager that I had a lot of contact with the release management process.

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How to Make a Production Flow Chart for Manufacturing Processes (Example Included)

ProjectManager.com

Manufacturing requires an understanding of production, its phases and when you need to assemble the product you’re building. Mapping this out with a production flow chart ensures a more seamless process. What is a production flow chart? We’ll get to that shortly.

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The 10 Rs of Crisis Management

International Institute for Learning

By Edward Segal. A lot can depend on when and how a crisis is managed, including an organization’s image and reputation, operations and activities, bottom line, and future. .

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Difference Between PERT and CPM?

Agilemania

In project management, principles, tools, and techniques are used to plan, execute, and manage projects. As a result, project managers , team leaders, and other leaders can manage work while supporting team collaboration.

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Enhance Employee Wellness to Retain High-Performing Teams

Speaker: Eric Torigian - Managing Director, Advisory Services, CHRO Solutions

During this informative webinar, Eric Torigian, Managing Director at CHRO Solutions, will explore how organizations are emphasizing employee wellness, how that has helped workers attain a healthy "life balance", and how, as a result, this has contributed to corporate success.

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Project Requirements: The What, Why, and How

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Have you ever been a part of a project that just didn’t seem to be going anywhere? Maybe it felt like there was no clear goal, or that the requirements kept changing.

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What I Wish I Knew About Estimating Activity Durations in Agile Projects

nTask

Before creating a project schedule, you must understand estimating activity durations. Without the knowledge or relevant data, the project schedule will play blind.

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Don’t Do DevOps Just So You Can Say You Do DevOps

Leading Agile

Over the last decade, automation has become the norm for most organizations. And if they aren’t fully automated, they are going toward becoming fully automated.

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How to Complete a Value Stream Map in 10 Easy Steps

Agilemania

The value stream mapping method allows you to produce precise representations for each phase of your work process. It displays the movement of goods throughout your firm between the client and the supplier.

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Blueprint to Modernize Analytics

The longer you wait to modernize your application’s analytics, the longer it will take for you to realize this value. A blueprint helps you define your new solution, plot out how to get there, and determine what you’ll need in terms of time and resources.

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The Impact of Framing in Decision Making

Rebel’s Guide to PM

When it comes to decision making, we often think that we are rational beings. However, there is a lot of research that suggests otherwise. The framing effect is a cognitive bias that can lead us to make different decisions based on how information is presented to us.

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What Is Agile Auditing & How To Get The Most Out of It?

nTask

Basic compliance auditing has been carried out the same way for many years. Create an audit plan, complete it, review the audit results, and so on.

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Best of: The Paradox of Patience, Planning and Expectations

PM Times

If your goal is optimal performance, cultivate the mindful awareness that enables clarity and responsiveness. Accept and work with paradoxes to embrace both-and thinking. A well-respected mindfulness meditation master, advised that “A mind which thinks, expects, and plans, blocks off wisdom.”

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Capacity Planning: A Complete Guide For Agencies

Teamweek

Capacity planning helps you determine your agency’s ability to meet demand through your team resources. By neglecting capacity planning, your agency faces two big problems: You don’t know if you have enough bandwidth to take on a new project or if you need to hire.

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Unlocking Your Supply Chains True Potential in The Midst of Disruptions

Speaker: David Food - Head Of Supply Chain at Board International

In this webinar, Supply Chain Futurologist David Food will discuss how to manage risks and build customer loyalty in the midst of disruption. Don't miss out!

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Get Your Project Overview Statement Right: Tips and Tricks

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Have you ever worked on a project where you got going, and then there was confusion about what you were actually supposed to be doing? The client thought something different, or you didn’t have the agreement from the internal stakeholders that you thought you had. How frustrating.

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7 Best Microsoft Planner Alternatives to Use In 2023 

nTask

If you are a project manager yourself, you must know that project management requires plenty of planning. Whether it’s about planning sprints, allocations, or deliverables, you must keep track of all the factors altogether. That is where the benefits of Microsoft Planner come in!

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What Is Stakeholder Management: Templates, Processes, Tools

PM Basics

When it comes to project management , you cannot run away from stakeholder management. Taking care of your project stakeholders can greatly increase the odds of success for your projects. But what is stakeholder management anyway?