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How to do Rolling Wave Planning

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Rolling wave planning, also known as progressive elaboration, is an iterative planning technique to use when it’s difficult (or pointless) to schedule too far ahead.

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Creating and Managing 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. Enough to make a newbie or would-be project manager go run and hide under a rock, right?

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5 Tips for Returning To Work After Maternity Leave

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I’ve had two periods of maternity leave and returning to work after having a baby doesn’t get easier the second time! I did do a little freelance work during my maternity leave, supported by my wonderful family, and my book, Shortcuts to Success , was published.

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Which estimation methods are favored for adaptive delivery?

Kiron Bondale

If you ever find yourself wanting to inject some energy into a cross-functional gathering of delivery staff and stakeholders, ask for their opinion on estimates.

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A PM’s Master Class on Building and Maintaining Stakeholder Relationships

Speaker: Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance

In this discussion, Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance, will walk you through best practices for communicating with stakeholders.

Introducing the New ProjectManager Designed for Today’s Hybrid Teams

ProjectManager.com

It’s inevitable. How we work is changing, and we’re all experiencing this shift together. Hybrid work is here to stay, and ProjectManager is here to help your teams deliver timely projects, better manage resources and derive essential data insights needed to be successful.

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What we want from project management tools in 2022

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I don’t often wear a watch, but when I do it’s a very unassuming watch with real hands. Not a smart watch. I’ve been a little bit in awe at colleagues who get WhatsApp messages on the wrists. I’m not sure if I would want that, but I do love the simplicity of it.

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Top Six SaaS Tool Marketing Tactics To Follow In 2022

Proofhub

Over the past few years, SaaS applications have grown manifold in terms of usage across various industries. Software as a service has been the fastest-growing segment since 2010, and businesses are now investing 50% more in these cloud-based technologies than they did a couple of years ago.

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Useful history, or not?

Musings on Project Management

Is keeping project history valuable? Doesn't every project office have at least cost history? Isn't all parametric pricing based on history? Yes, Maybe, Yes. respectively, to the above! And, could there be parametric estimating without history (*)? No, definitely not.Or, could there be project, event, or risk statistics without history? (**) No! Ooops, perhaps everyone does not agree: " estimate

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A New Direction for PMI’s PMBOK® Guide Seventh Edition

MPUG

The Project Management Institute (PMI) has gone through quite the metamorphosis over the past few years, positioning itself once again as one of the top authorities on how project management is practiced.

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6 Best Practices for Operational Reporting

Meeting requirements alone is no longer enough. Today’s users need insightful reporting built on accurate, real-time data. In our eBook, you’ll learn the do’s and don’ts to embedding operational reports, and how to avoid common reporting mistakes.

How to Manage Multiple Projects Webinar

Rebel’s Guide to PM

In this webinar we discuss tips and strategies for managing multiple projects. If you prefer to read, there is a transcript is below the video. Get Your Copy.

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Professional Services Automation Software – What are they, and who benefits from them?

nTask

As we see in the market nowadays that much different software can perform project management processes for you, some can time track your entire team’s tasks and techniques. Some can even help you collaborate with all of your team members from around the world.

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Introduction to Agile Scrum Project Management – with Alexis Allen | Video

Online PM Courses

Scrum is the most widely-used Agile Project Management methodology. Alexis Allen is an Agile Coach, ScrumMaster and IT Project Manager. The post Introduction to Agile Scrum Project Management – with Alexis Allen | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Closing A Project with MS Project

MPUG

A project, unlike an operation, is a temporary endeavor. Because of this fact, every project will have a beginning and an end. There can be multiple projects launched within a program life cycle or a product life cycle.

Agile vs Waterfall: May the 4th Be With You in the Great Debate

Speaker: Joe Pusz, President, The PMO Squad

In this discussion, PMO Joe will challenge your thinking and perhaps bring you to the conclusion that the debate doesn’t exist. He will discuss the pros and cons of each approach and examine if one is superior to the other.

How To Take A Sideways Step In The Job Market

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Are you going up? Sometimes you don’t need to take a promotion in order to get a new job or to get ahead in the career stakes. Taking a sideways move is just as valuable and can get you where you want to go, faster. The career path for many types of jobs is pretty straightforward.

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4 Best Time Tracking Tools for Freelancers

nTask

Time is the most critical factor that you can’t overlook as a freelancer.

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How Does Your Project Management Software Rank Against the Competition?

Brad Egeland

I am currently putting together a "22 PM Tools for 2022" comparison chart and article for a high visibility PM related site and have it trend to millions everywhere. Great chance to feature your favorite PM software's strength in some key real world PM categories. I am looking to fill a few more slots and want to get this live in April so great visibility soon for all. Are you a PM software vendor and want yours featured or just a PM software user and feel strong about your choice?

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Remote Company 101: What is People Operations?

Teamweek

New to the term People Ops? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. As a fairly new concept, the People Ops demand has boomed, with vacancies growing 6x faster than their traditional HR equivalent. This is especially true for remote companies, where remote People Operations roles are actually the norm.

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The Big Payoff of Application Analytics

Outdated or absent analytics won’t cut it in today's data-driven applications. And they won’t cut it for your end users, your development team, or your business. Learn how 5 companies used embedded analytics to achieve huge returns and greater value than anticipated.

20 Books on Communication in the Workplace

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Communication in the workplace is what we all do, day in, day out. Our ability to communicate with colleagues makes the difference between people taking us seriously, doing what we ask (without too much hassling) and our ability to influence others.

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How to Select the Best Collaboration Software for Your Business?

nTask

Collaboration should make work easier. Unfortunately, there are times when it does the exact opposite. If that’s the case, it’s a sure sign that your current collaboration tools and strategies aren’t effective.

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Risk Management: Possible Types of Risks

Management Yogi

I receive many questions on Risk Management - particularly from the customers of my new risk management courses and readers of risk management book.

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How To Create A New, Better Normal For Your Team Post Covid-19

Proofhub

COVID-19 situation is changing with every passing day. There is clarity on how long things are going to remain like this. While governments all across the globe are doing their best to minimize the damages people and businesses are suffering, there’s still a lot that needs to be done.

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The PM Revolution: Key Trends Propelling the Project Management Profession Into the Future

Speaker: Jesse Fewell, Principal Coach, Fewell Innovation

Join this high-energy webinar with Jesse Fewell, author, coach, and project management trainer, to get practical answers and insights into what is propelling the profession into the future.

Why do projects fail? (Includes examples!)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

It’s easy to find examples of high-profile projects that fail. The ones that hit the papers are often public sector projects because their audits and budgets are more open to scrutiny.

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4 benefits of an integrated group calendar

Resource Guru

Research shows the many benefits of visual decluttering – better focus, higher productivity, and greater mental well-being. The same benefits of organizing your home apply to organizing your work calendar. They are a visual representation of our work lives.

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Scale Your Company’s Effectively With These Top 5 Business Trends

PM Times

The global business landscape is rapidly changing, making it challenging for businesses to keep up. If you don’t know and learn to adapt to the emerging business trends, you could miss opportunities to scale and grow your business. The solution? Understand the five major trends below.

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How to Avoid Team Burnout

Liquid Planner Leadership

For World Health Day this year, we want to talk about burnout prevention. This is a very important and popular topic as there has been a significant rise in burnout rates among all professions. The Great Resignation is underway for a reason that appears to have accelerated from the pandemic.

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The #1 Reason Why Sales Coaching is Critical to Your 2022 Sales Success

Speaker: Tim Hughes, Co-Founder and CEO of Digital Leadership Associates

Join Tim Hughes, Author of Social Selling – Influencing Buyers and Changemakers and Co-Founder/CEO of Digital Leadership Associates, as he details how investing in sales coaching will teach your team how to navigate social media and therefore create greater sales success.

How What You Say Affects You At Work

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Do you think about what you say at work? Alfonso Bucero certainly does. He presented at PMI Global Congress EMEA in Dublin on the subject of why we should choose our words carefully.

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The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute for Learning

The Disciplined Agile Mindset. By Scott Ambler | Vice President, Chief Scientist of Disciplined Agile at Project Management Institute. The DA tool kit supplies straightforward guidance to help you, your team, and your enterprise increase your effectiveness.

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PM, Strategy, and Key Resources – Business Model Canvas

The Strategic Project Manager

Key Resources encompass people as well as other important assets that are needed in order to execute a business model. As with managing projects, without Key Resources, nothing will happen!

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