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Project Meeting Facilitation Tips & Tricks | TeamGantt


Discover 4 simple meeting facilitation tricks you can put into practice today to keep your team and stakeholders actively engaged in project meetings

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Save Yourself! 7 Ways to Prevent Information Overload

What a time we live in; there are so many choices. We are experiencing a freedom unlike any other in history, where we can pick exactly what we want and when we want it. But, too much choice can be overwhelming, and we’ve known this for almost two decades.

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Roles and Responsibilities Template [Free Word Doc]

Girl's Guide to PM

Does your project team have a roles and responsibilities document that sets out what everyone does? You should do. It’s a really simple document that helps clarify how everyone is contributing to the project.

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How to Perform a SWOT Analysis

Project Risk Coach

If you are looking for a great way to engage your key stakeholders and identify project risks, perform a SWOT Analysis. Project managers or other facilitators can use this powerful tool to identify strengths and weaknesses.

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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

Asking for help demonstrates psychological safety

Kiron Bondale

Social psychologist Heidi Grant’s interesting TED Talk video providing advice on how to increase the odds of a positive outcome when we ask someone for help was published this week.

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Agile -- what it means

Musings on Project Management

Dilbert: We need 3 more programmers. Boss: Use agile programming methods. Dilbert: Agile programming does not mean doing more work with less people. Boss: Find me some words that do mean that and ask again Dilbert is a creation of Scott Adams And so, you might ask: what does agile mean?

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Email Management Software To Save You Time On Work Comms

The Digital Project Manager

The post Email Management Software To Save You Time On Work Comms appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Sponsored

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Setting-up PMO 3.0 |The Project Management Office in the Age of Digital Transformation

Online PM Courses

PMOs must keep up with changes in organizational needs & Project Management practices. So, we asked Nicole Reilly to introduce us to her concept of PMO 3.0. The post Setting-up PMO 3.0 |The The Project Management Office in the Age of Digital Transformation appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Account-Based Marketing

It shouldn’t be arduous to give the public what it wants. Yet marketing and sales are often at odds on their mission. According to HubSpot research only 22 percent of companies surveyed believe that their sales and marketing departments are working together to pursue the same goals.

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Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

4th of July

Musings on Project Management

This office is closed on 4 July due to circumstances beyond our control Sign on British Consulate in the USA Bookmark this on Delicious. Buy them at any online book retailer! Quotations

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DPM Podcast: SMART Project Objectives (With Mackenzie Dysart)

The Digital Project Manager

The post DPM Podcast: SMART Project Objectives (With Mackenzie Dysart) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast PM Best Practices Topics

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10 Characteristics of an Awesome Business Analyst

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?

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Sprint Planning in Scrum (Part 1): Why sprints will never be perfect


Scrum vs. Perfectionism Sprint planning and perfectionism only fit together to a limited extent. Perfectionism conflicts with the basic idea of Scrum. Scrum is primarily characterized by it iterative and regular approach.

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How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.

Sacred but not immutable

Musings on Project Management

There are a lot of project principles, and processes built on those principles, we think of as immutable: stationary--and proven--with time, experience, context. Somewhat like the speed of light: Every observer or practitioner in any frame would see them the same way Not so fast! Sacred indeed! To be respected? Defaults that are best practice? Absolutely But immutable? Unlike the. Project Management

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What is GanttPRO? Detailed Summary of Features, Use Cases & Pricing

The Digital Project Manager

What is GanttPRO? What project management problems can it solve? From this GanttPRO overview, you’ll. The post What is GanttPRO? Detailed Summary of Features, Use Cases & Pricing appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Sponsored

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Getting the Most Out of Your Project Planning Sessions

Project Smart

As a manager or team leader, you should be full to the brim with innovative ideas about how you can improve both your workflow and business objectives.

Tips From Job Burnout Survivors: How To Heal From An Overachiever Attitude


You’re in back-to-back meetings all day. You and your team talk about all the exciting projects you’ll work on.

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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?

Back to Basics: What is Microsoft Project?


Microsoft Project is a software application sold by Microsoft that provides project management tools to manage projects. The program, which has many different versions, allows users to: Understand and control project schedules and finances. Communicate and present project information.

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Managing a Project is Like Driving a BMW

Brad Egeland

Aww this brings back memories. My beloved 1992 BMW 3 series. My all-time favorite car I've ever owned. It had incredible handling, it looked great, was the perfect blue color, and fast. Perfect combo of everything.for the driver. The ultimate driving machine. Now read that last sentence again.

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Six Time Management Tips for Project Managers - Infographic

Project Smart

To be a successful project manager, you must be able to manage your time well. The best project managers ensure they are productive for most of their time and avoid time-wasters at all costs. Here are some tips that can help you manage your time more efficiently. Miscellaneous

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What Is DoneDone? Software Overview & How To Use It

The Digital Project Manager

The post What Is DoneDone? Software Overview & How To Use It appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Sponsored

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Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

15 Ways to Radically Improve Teamwork in the Workplace


While everyone knows teamwork in the workplace is important, the hard part can often be getting everyone to work together. Whether someone runs a Fortune 500 company or a local coffee shop, there are common pitfalls to watch out for.

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Cloud vs. on-premise: the guide you’ve been looking for

Resource Guru

At the risk of giving away my age, I am going to share a memory. It was a beautiful, sunny day. I was at a petting zoo with my children at an age when they were young enough to still think all animals were magical and ice cream was a food group.

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Looking for a Good Project Manager: 5 Tips for Hiring the Right One

Project Smart

Are you looking to expand your project management infrastructure by hiring a new project manager? Or perhaps several new project managers?

Strategy Implementation Needs Great Portfolio Management

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

In recent years, portfolio management has evolved from an administrative process, in which projects are selected and prioritised, to one of the key ways in which organisations can focus on strategy implementation.

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

Does Your Project Portfolio Management Pass the Test? 7 Things You Can Improve Today


Not too long ago, I attended a networking event in Midtown Manhattan. While standing in line for an event-themed cocktail, I started chatting with an intern from a creative agency that had opened for business last December. Naturally, she was talkative.

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

Project management is an essential part of every organization. Whether you are overseeing a team or leading major projects and their execution process, it is essential to keep everything in line to ensure project success.

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A Brief History of SMART Goals

Project Smart

Whether in business or your personal life, having a goal gives you something to work towards. It pushes you forward and provides a constant reminder of what you want to achieve. Goals provide the motivational energy to carry on even when motivation is low. Academia has written much on the subject.

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