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How to Make a Scope Management Plan

Scope can make or break a project. If you’re not keeping a finger on the scope of the project, it can quickly go off-track, messing up your schedule and depleting the budget. That is how many projects fail.

Zombie Projects and How to Kill Them

Girl's Guide to PM

One of the first things that project managers learn on training courses is that a project has a start, a middle and an end. Unfortunately, outside the classroom you’ll come across projects that don’t work like that. What is a zombie project? A zombie project is one that never ends.

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Know Your Stakeholders

Project Management Essentials

Stakeholder management is one of the most critical project management functions. Stakeholders are our customers, organizational leaders, members of our project teams, and people we may not even know.

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What are the 3 biggest mistakes that project managers make?

Susanne Madsen

In my role as a project leadership coach, trainer and facilitator I come across many project managers who are struggling to gain traction on their projects. They find it hard to get team members to commit, to gain buy-in from stakeholders and to win people over.

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?

Understanding the mismatched is another benefit of long-lived, stable teams

Kiron Bondale

In his latest book, Talking to Strangers , Malcolm Gladwell writes about the problems which can result when we expect that there is alignment between how people act and how they really feel internally.

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A Short History of Project Management


Have you ever wondered about the history of project management, or how it evolved into its’ present day usage? This article will cover most of the major project management happenings throughout history.

How to Develop a Project Charter

Project Risk Coach

In this post I'm going to show you how to develop a project charter. In fact, these are the exact techniques that I used to create charters for small-budget to multi-million dollar projects. Let's kick things off by defining the project charter. Quick Navigation. What is a Project Charter?

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How Does Project Management Software Improve the Project Lifecycle?


Most project managers follow a four-step project lifecycle to move a project from inception to completion. Not only is this process the lifeblood of a project manager; it is also the lifeblood of a services company.

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Project Planning Process: Navigate the Many Steps You Need

Online PM Courses

The project planning process can be daunting to a new project manager. And to one with experience too. There are so many components, and steps to take. The post Project Planning Process: Navigate the Many Steps You Need appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

Design-Thinking and Project Management

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

In today’s volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) business environment, organisations need speed, innovation and breakthrough solutions if they are to achieve.

Building And Managing Your Team

Stepping Into Project Management

You are as good as your team. If you have been trying to build a business for a while, then you might be thinking about building your team. Or at least getting a person or two onboard to help you manage everything that you have to do.

Issue-Free Projects Are the Exception, NOT the Norm

Bridge the Gap Consulting

I enjoy being part of project management panel discussions. Just when you think you’ve heard it all, someone asks a question or talks about a situation that blows your mind! In a recent panel discussion, one such comment came up.

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How to Use Agile Project Management to Deliver Results Every Time


Imagine you are remodeling your kitchen. You submit your design to your contractor, and in a couple of months of planning and hard work, you have a remodeled kitchen. But after a week of using this kitchen, you decide that you want more drawers.

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Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

Integrated Project Environment To Keep The Small Team Feel


Managing or working on a project really depends on the scale. Taking on a small effort usually means easy sailing, but tackling a more complex or large attempt is often followed with frustration.

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ElevateAgile: The Business Value of Agility w/ Marty Bradley

Leading Agile

At ElevateAgile, LeadingAgile Principal Consultant, Marty Bradley, led a session called “The Business Value of Agility.” ” The talk focused on the question of how organizations measure and understand the business benefits of adopting an Agile approach.

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5 Ways Organizations Can Better Secure IoT Devices

Brad Egeland

Manufacturers, businesses, and other organizations can better secure their IoT devices by following five best practices: Take note of every network endpoint added. Every endpoint added to your network creates more areas through which cybercriminals can attack.

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Know all about your project in one place with Gantt chart


A Project Management Beginner’s Guide To Gantt Charts in 2019 Beginnings tend to be intimidating. That is why sometimes we find beginnings as the most difficult part of any journey.

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.

seele – Eylean customer story


About the company seele is one of the leaders in the world of façade and roof construction. Providing solutions for spectacular building skins and innovative façades is the responsibility of seele’s 1,000+ employees worldwide.

The new, super-fast, mobile-friendly Schedule is here!

Resource Guru

The new Schedule has just come out of beta! And we’ve never been this excited about a release before. That’s because it’s a massive upgrade to the old one and lays the foundation for all the other cool things we have on our roadmap.

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5 Things to Look for in a PPM Solution

Brad Egeland

An organization's need for a project portfolio management (PPM) tool is usually dependent on the their size, client base, types of projects they undertake and sizes of projects they are engaging on over the course of time.

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Digital Transformation Journey in Finance

Epicflow Blog

On their way to the improvement, every modern business, in a faster or slower way, is undergoing digital transformation. It’s the talk of the town, but ‘what is it?’, ‘why is it necessary?’, ‘how difficult is this path?’, and ‘what are its consequences?’

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.

Review Brave New Work

Henny Portman

In his book Brave new work , Aaron Dignan shows how he views evolutionary (agile) organizations and what you can do to become a more agile organization. The book is made up of three parts.

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All About the Capacity Line in Project Web App


I had an interesting discussion with a colleague recently about how Project Online calculates the Capacity values for resources shown on the Capacity Planning page in Project Web App.

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Should You Hire a Hacker?

Brad Egeland

Is the the best way to protect against a hacker to hire one? Find out why organizations are paying “white-hat hackers” to test their network’s protections. Why would an organization hire hackers to try to infiltrate its systems?

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Digital Transformation Journey in Finance

Epicflow Blog

On their way to the improvement, every modern business, in a faster or slower way, is undergoing digital transformation. It’s the talk of the town, but ‘what is it?’, ‘why is it necessary?’, ‘how difficult is this path?’, and ‘what are its consequences?’

Plan for Product Launch Success with Data and Analytics

Speaker: Piyanka Jain, President and CEO, Aryng

When you launch new feature (or an entirely new product), there are many questions that you'll need to answer. Is the feature being adopted? Do your customers like it, or does it need to be improved? Was the launch successful? Well, that all depends on how you define success. Join Piyanka Jain, President and CEO of Aryng, as she explains why - and how - you should use data and analytics to define and track a successful launch.

Review: Exponential organizations

Henny Portman

Salim Ismail wrote, together with Yuri van Geest and Michael S. Malone, Exponential organizations – Why new organizations are ten times better, faster, and cheaper than yours (and what to do about it).

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How to Stay Relevant At Work (Hint: It’s Called Upskilling)


When my grandmother retired after 40 years of teaching, she walked away with a gold watch and a generous pension. Today, you might get that tenure and those perks if you work for the government or the military, and even then, it’s a big IF. . Times have changed.

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Time for Action – Off-Payroll Working April 2020 is Coming!

Arras People

Whilst I feel it is hard to imagine that any contractor or employer is not aware of the Off-Payroll Working (IR35) changes that are due to be implemented on the 6 th April 2020, recognising and acting on the window of change is quite a different matter.

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