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What Is a Virtual Team? Definition & Examples

“Virtual team” is an odd phrase. It sounds like something that only exists in a digital alternate reality. But virtual teams are very much a reality, and they’re becoming more prevalent with each passing day. A virtual team is no longer an outlier.

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What is Stakeholder-led Project Management?

Girl's Guide to PM

“I am convinced that stakeholders must always impact upon the way we manage our projects,” writes Louise M. Worsley in Stakeholder-led Project Management: Changing the Way We Manage Projects. “I I hope I can convince you.”. I’m probably the ideal audience for this book: I don’t need convincing.

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Salary vs. Hourly: Everything You Need to Know


It’s important to understand the differences between salary vs. hourly pay, whether you’re an employer or employee. Knowing the pros and cons will help you decide which option suits you or your business best. Salary vs. hourly pay: What’s the difference? In the U.S.

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Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

Scope Management Plan: Everything You Need to Know

Online PM Courses

Scoping is the hardest part of Project Management. A Scope Management Plan will help you navigate the scoping process, and take advantage of your hard work. The post Scope Management Plan: Everything You Need to Know appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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5 Tools for Team Conflict Resolution

Leading Answers

Is infighting damaging your team morale and retention? Do you know what types of conflict are healthy and which are not? When you do intervene, do you have a strategy, or just ”wing it” and hope for the best? People have different ideas; this diversity helps us overcome any individual shortcomings.

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The Importance of ICT for Project Management


Information and communications technology (ICT) plays a profound role in any business growth. It improves employee communication, automates many business operations, and enhances the transparency of your projects.

2020 109

How to Improve Customer Experience Through the Five C’s - Part 2


This is part 2 of a two-part blog about how your business can improve client experience (CX). Read part 1 on communication and consistency here. Collaboration. Nowadays more than ever in this new period of remote work for all, collaboration is vitally important.

2020 118

What does it take to launch agile software? Q&A with Jordan Husney, CEO and Founder of Parabol

Girl's Guide to PM

Why would you launch a new project management software tool when the market is so crowded already? And why focus on improving agile retrospectives? Today I’m talking to Jordan Husney, CEO and Founder of Parabol and I put those questions to him.

2020 257

How Embedding AI-Powered Analytics Can Give You a Competitive Advantage

Embedding dashboards and reports aren’t enough. Futureproof your application by offering instant, actionable insights that will give you and your customers a competitive advantage.

The 23 Best Project Management Books For Upgrading Your Career in 2020


The number one thing every project manager needs to level up their skills is experience. And number two? A good project management book. There’s nothing “new” about running a project. Sure, the goals and specific issues will be different in each case.

2020 123

Show Your Resources Some Love! Project Managers & Resource Managers – Come together, right now.


During these crazy times, we wanted to take a minute to appreciate resources that help drive projects and move projects forward and even more so resource managers that make it all happen. Afterall, what would projects be without those that complete the projects?

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Waterfall vs. Agile Project Management: Pros & Cons


Most project managers naturally lean toward either waterfall or agile project management philosophies.

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Changing the culture

Musings on Project Management

To change culture. you have to have continuous training, systems of accountability, and consequences. Scott Thomson It's hard to argue with the formula; in fact, no argument taken However, perhaps Mr Thomson assumed the obvious: you have to have a vision of the future state of culture in order to orient and align training to that vision. And, there are always errors of alignment. human factors

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6 Steps to Improving Your Application’s Analytics Experience

No one designs bad dashboards and reports on purpose. So why do so many applications have terrible analytics experiences? Download this ebook for secrets to creating dashboards and reports your users will love.

Embracing Uncertainty – Day 1 Recap


Today was the first day of our virtual summit on Embracing Uncertainty: How enterprises can thrive on continuous change.

2020 98

Customer Q&A - Office Depot


In a recent virtual event, Ruth Bedingfield, PMO Manager at Office Depot was asked questions from attendees about her experience using KeyedIn and specifically in their ability to apply agile principles at the portfolio level. Check out her responses below!

2020 78

Project Delivery is the Easy Part of Managing Projects | Video

Online PM Courses

Project Delivery is the easy part. Once you have defined and planned your project, the delivery stage is where you can sit back and relax. The post Project Delivery is the Easy Part of Managing Projects | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management Tips video

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Top 20 Time Management Books


Time is money. This aphorism dates back to Benjamin Franklin writing in the 1700s, but it remains true today. If anything, it’s even harder to control the way we spend time, with so many distractions around us. Fortunately, there are many books with advice on this very issue.

2020 80

How to Choose the Best Embedded Analytics Solution to Modernize Your Application

If you are looking to modernize your application to improve competitiveness, then one of the quickest wins you can have is to embed sophisticated analytics that will wow your existing and prospective customers.

Exploring the Virtues of Inactivating Tasks


The Benefits of Documenting Nice-to-work Tasks. Microsoft Project (MSP) comes in two editions, Professional and Standard. The Professional version costs almost twice as much as the Standard, but it comes with more features and communication tools.

2020 83

The ROI of PMO


Understanding the essential value of investing in your PMO. Today’s PMO is a chaos wrangler, a master of governance, a resource manager and the linchpin of operational excellence. With all this in mind, is your PMO getting the recognition it deserves as a valuable partner in your organization?

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11 Crucial Tools for Remote Teams During the COVID-19 Epidemic

ProProfs Project Management

What was once a dream for many working people is now a reality, albeit not in the best of circumstances. In my history of working with people, I have personally encountered not an insignificant number of people who preferred to work from home, rather than go to an office building.

2020 79

10 Task Management Software Tools To Keep Your Team On Track (Free & Paid)


Managing a project is about identifying the tasks that need to be done. But, that’s just the first step. To deliver a project, you’ll need to get tasks done. A task management software simplifies this by helping you and your team identify, organize, and get tasks done.

2020 71

4 Approaches to Data Analytics for Your Application

Selecting the right solution for your embedded analytics is crucial to the success of your application. But with so many solutions and vendors, how do you make this critical selection? Learn about the different approaches to analytics and the pros and cons for each.

Vendor Showcase Recap: Making Light Work of Schedule Risk Analysis – By Barbecana


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of John Owen’s showcase session, Making Light Work of Schedule Risk Analysis, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

Risk Management in Project Management: 6 Ways to Mitigate Risk


The ability to foresee risks that might creep up is a crucial skill of an effective project manager. Read on to find out how you can mitigate risks in six steps. Project Management

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Top Motivation Hacks for Project Teams and Staff

Brad Egeland

The motivated team is the more productive team. That's a fairly well established fact. As the project manager or PMO director how do you get there? How do you make sure your project teams are as motivated and engaged as possible every time out on every project?

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6 Types of Unconscious Bias in Hiring and How to Combat Them


What is unconscious bias? Unconscious bias is the prejudice in favor of a certain thing, person, or group. According to Dushaw Hawkett , there are 3 characteristics that differentiate unconscious bias from other types of prejudices. Unconscious biases operate at the subconscious level.

2020 83

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?

Vendor Showcase Recap: Making Light Work of Schedule Risk Analysis – By Barbecana


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of John Owen’s showcase session, Making Light Work of Schedule Risk Analysis, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

Kanban vs Scrum: What's the Difference?


Learn the differences between these two agile frameworks so you can discover which one is right for your next project. Project Management


4 Key Concerns for Healthcare IT

Brad Egeland

You’re an IT director or CIO and you are responsible for your healthcare organization’s IT infrastructure. This includes responsibility for the safety and well-being of millions of records of healthcare information for individuals nationwide…possibly worldwide.