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Work Break Down Structure: Everything You Need To Know


According to Gallup’s study that analyzed more than 10,000 projects, Only 2.5% of companies complete their projects successfully. Most projects exceeded the deadline or budget.

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Why Identifying as a Project Business is Critical For Success

The Lazy Project Manager

The following article is the first of four in a series on ‘Project Business’ and is authored by Daniel Bévort.

2020 275

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Go slow (to go fast later)

Kiron Bondale

The January 2020 issue of PM Network provide a case study for one of the 2019 PMI Project of the Year finalists, the Société de transport de Montréal’s (STM) eight-year project to modernize the underground Montréal rail system.

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Kanban 101: How Any Team Can Be More Agile


How often do your team meetings start with this question: Productivity

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Bridging the Gap: Implementing CIO Leadership in Project Management

Speaker: Clint Padgett, President & CEO, Project Success Inc.

You may have a visionary CIO and very capable project managers. You may have the best tech, the latest software, and stellar talent. But if you can’t establish a dynamic, collaborative team with a clear mission, then your project will slip through the cracks. It’s time for CIOs to unlock their "people potential" and learn the leadership skills that will lead to satisfied project managers and more than satisfactory project results. Join Clint Padgett, CEO and President of Project Success Inc., and bridge the gap between CIOs and Project Managers to create a passionate and successful team.

Should the Project Manager Help Bid the Project?

Brad Egeland

Ahhh…the age old question. Or at least one that seems to come up from time to time. And it’s certainly a question that has frustrated me for a while. When should the project manager become engaged in the project? After the sale? During the sale process?

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Keep the ducks in a row – scope management

ProProject Manager

If you’re not a project manager, you are probably unaware of scope management. I was wrapping up phase one of a complicated infrastructure project. We were installing a large Storage Area Network (SAN) to handle all the U.S.

2020 71

What Is Kantree? Detailed Overview & Explanation Of Kantree Features

The Digital Project Manager

What is Kantree? Read on to discover how Kantree works—what problems it can help you. The post What Is Kantree? Detailed Overview & Explanation Of Kantree Features appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools Agile Tools Planning Tools PM

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Project Management, Jungle-Style


It was Rudyard Kipling who popularized the idiom “law of the jungle” back in 1894, and ever since I was a kid falling asleep to passages of Jungle Book , I’ve been fascinated by everything jungle.

2020 76

How the Savvy PMO Does Demand Management


Could your work intake and demand management processes use some sprucing up? Have no fear, the Savvy PMO is here!

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Task Management For Project Managers

How can project planning that stretches over months or years remain relevant and account for new ad-hoc activities that arrive every day?

4 Tips for Developing a Risk Management Plan

Project Risk Coach

Steven Covey introduced the concept of Quadrant II activities—working on things that are important but are not urgent. Planning is a powerful Quadrant II activity that can save you time and energy. Think about the future so you can make better decisions in the present.

2020 285

The Best Way to Make a Work Plan

Before you can accomplish your goals, you need to plan how to reach them. A work plan creates a clear path to those desired outcomes. Along that path will be resources, constraints and other elements that need to be identified.

2020 293

How to Successfully Create and Manage a Workable Project Budget

Brad Egeland

There is no question that project success is hard to achieve. More than 50% of all projects are usually considered failures by someone to some degree using some yardstick. Surveys generally put project failure rates between 46% and 57%. Not good. not encouraging.

2020 140

Agile Principles: The 12 Keys to Adaptive Project Management

Online PM Courses

First, there was the Agile Manifesto: a statement of intent and a set of four beliefs. Then came the 12 Agile Principles. The post Agile Principles: The 12 Keys to Adaptive Project Management appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Agile Project Management Agile Agile Manifesto Agile Principles

2020 108

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This eBook describes the process of managing the project budget and its associated costs.

What is Project Management Framework & How to Choose a Framework?

ProProfs Project Management

Of late, Project Management has gained increasing traction in the industry, and rightly so. Thanks to the Project Management Framework, Project Managers can plan projects systematically and strategically, meet deadlines, and most importantly, not just meet but exceed client expectations. .

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5 Tips for Better Resource Scheduling

What are resources? They’re everything you need for a project. That includes people, places and things. In other words, resources are essential.

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Project Budget Example: How to Create an Accurate Project Budget for Junior Project Managers

PM Basics

Do you want to see a project budget example? A real one. The one that comes from practical experience ? Then, you are in the right place! Project Budget is a tool that calculates the total funds authorized to execute the project.

10 Characteristics of the Best Business Analysts

Brad Egeland

Does your organization handle large, complex technical projects? Do you have diversely skilled project teams assigned to those projects? How about overloaded project managers? Are they juggling several projects at once?

2020 139

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

These FREE most popular templates will help you perform your role more efficiently.

Milestone or Deadline? What’s the Difference? | Video

Online PM Courses

Milestone or Deadline? Of all Project Management tools, none is as simple as a milestone. I'm often asked the difference between milestones and deadlines. The post Milestone or Deadline? What’s the Difference? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management Tips video

2020 89

5 Best Trello Alternatives in 2020

The kanban board is easily one of the most popular work management tools available at the moment. If you’ve used one, it’s not hard to see why. Kanban boards are visual tools that keep teams flexible, productive and focused on continuous delivery. It’s a more efficient way to manage workflow.

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July 1, 2020’s PMP® Exam Changes


The Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam has changed several times in the past twenty-five years, and it is making another – far more dramatic – change soon. Anyone who has been thinking of taking the exam might want to act now, while the target is clear and exam prep resources are abundant.

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The Limitless Project Budget

Brad Egeland

I realize we often don’t get to deal with the fantasy world much in project management.

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Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

5 Steps to Create a Test Plan for Your New Feature Release (Free test plan template)


In 1962, NASA launched the Mariner 1 as their first attempt to send a spacecraft to Venus. However, shortly after it launched, the rocket veered off course and was forced to self destruct. The cost? 135 million (in today’s dollars). The issue? A missing hyphen in the code. Free Test Plan Template.

2020 78

5 Must Know Facts Before Implementing Agile in 2020


Agile is all the rage, and for good reason. It’s effective, it works, and it works effectively. Yes, agile methodology can bring such good results that we’ll repeat ourselves three times.)

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Agile Methodology vs. Traditional Forms of Project Management for Software Developers


Something of a revolution has occurred in the software development arena over the last few decades. Many companies, large and small, have converted to Agile project management methodology instead of the classic Waterfall type approaches that had dominated the development landscape some years ago.

2020 67

How to Keep the Project on Track While Managing Conflict

Brad Egeland

Conflict management. It's a nasty two word phrase most managers would rather not deal with.

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Driving Discovery and Experimentation in your Organization

Speaker: Teresa Torres, Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk, David Bland, Founder and CEO, Precoil, and Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product LLC

If you want to build what matters, you can't move forward blindly. But to make progress, you can't let things slow to a crawl while you focus resources on gathering data. This is where continuous discovery and experimentation come in. Join Teresa Torres (Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk), David Bland (Founder, Precoil), and Hope Gurion (Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product) in a panel discussion as they cover how - and why - to build a culture of discovery and experimentation in your organization.

Top 7 Enterprise Project Management Software Tools

TrustRadius Project Management

TrustRadius has already done the work in compiling a list of the best project management software , according to end-users; but not all of them require the same scale of management or growth-optimization tools.

2020 62

Wunderlist Alternative


If you are using Wunderlist, it must be disheartening that the big bad wolf named Microsoft is closing the Wunderlist down. Over the years Wunderlist which was funded in 2010 had a strong following and was considered a good to-do list.

2020 78

13 Effective Team Management Techniques For Managers


Being a leader is tiring and demanding. You’ve got so many pieces moving around at the same time.

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