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How to Use the SCARF Framework to Manage Change on Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

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Prioritizing Tasks: Strategies Every Manager Needs to Know


“Where do I begin?”. This is the first thing I ask myself when I reach the office each morning. Not too long ago, it sounded more like a lament. Today, it’s a call to action, and I’m always up for the challenge.

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Why You Need a Project Steering Committee – And How to Create One

Project Bliss

2019 215

What Is Hive? Detailed Hive Project Management Tool Overview

The Digital Project Manager

What is Hive? Read on to discover how Hive works—what problems it can help you. The post What Is Hive? Detailed Hive Project Management Tool Overview appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools Planning Tools PM Tools Resource Scheduling Sponsored

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

Agile advice from our ancestors

Kiron Bondale

Old sayings might not be the first thing which comes to mind when considering agility, there are many proverbs which are apropos. Two heads are better than one (or the similar Maasai proverb “One head cannot hold all wisdom.”)

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What Is Confirmation Bias and How Is It Affecting Your Career?

The mind is the instrument we use to perceive and process reality, but sometimes it can’t be trusted to act on its best behalf. How can we trust ourselves and our senses to lead us accurately and without bias? That’s an issue everyone must face, both personally and professionally.

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Discover The Best Advertising Agency Software of 2019

The Digital Project Manager

Learn what to consider to choose the right advertising agency software, read simple summaries of what each tool does, and get answers to agency software FAQ. The post Discover The Best Advertising Agency Software of 2019 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager.

2019 282

Review of Product Development Books

Leading Answers

Now that a software “Done” Milestone is more like a Tombstone. If you work in an industry that has digital products and services then the Product Development trend will impact you.

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Risk: the second thing you do

Musings on Project Management

Managing risk? Can you imagine there's risk to manage? Here's the second thing you do: Evaluate the slack. What's to evaluate? You might think the most important thing about slack is how much is there; what do I have to work with? Nope Whatever you've got, the most important thing is sequence and position. Where in the course of events are you going to position slack so that it works to Risk Management

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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?

Signs that Your Project Management Process Needs an Update


At one point your projects used to work out great, but suddenly things don’t seem to be going too well. Maybe the types of projects your team handles have changed or the team itself has changed, or maybe it’s just a sign of the times.

Surveys Said: Agencies Need a New Approach to Compete


How marketers can use statistics from both surveys, to examine ways in which marketing services organizations can better position, compete, and gain market share in this increasingly challenging environment, writes, John Reese, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Mavenlink.

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11 Critical Project Management Metrics Every Agency Needs to Track


Keeping tabs on project management metrics is crucial for optimizing your agency. This article looks at the 11 most important project management KPIs you need to track and why.

2019 92

Mindmapping with InLoox: 7 Mind Maps for Project Management


More than a tool for notes Mind maps are quickly labeled as a simple note-taking or brainstorming tool. The powerful visualization tool hides much more than nodes, subnodes and connections. Mindmapping is very flexible and adapts to different scenarios and needs.

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Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

Manage This! Jen Morrisey Featured on Project Management Podcast


“The workplace, rather, is rapidly evolving, as is the PM role, and I think project managers today face so many challenges as well as opportunities….

2019 105

10 Most Effective Project Management Behaviors

Epicflow Blog

Project management style can define how successful a company is in the long run. Trent Wood , our guest author, describes the 10 most powerful PM behaviors. Trent has vast experience in project management. He led the development and international release of Siebel 7.0 (the

Rigid Leadership Can Kill the Project

Brad Egeland

We are taught that great leaders are fair but stern, collaborative but focused, flexible but driven. They are stubborn and not easily swayed. Well, I’m here to tell you that may not be project management reality for you if you really plan to be a successful project leader.

Mindmapping with InLoox: 7 Mind Maps for Project Management


More than a tool for notes Mind maps are quickly labeled as a simple note-taking or brainstorming tool. The powerful visualization tool hides much more than nodes, subnodes and connections. Mindmapping is very flexible and adapts to different scenarios and needs. This flexibility and freedom supports particularly creative processes and thus creates real added value in various project phases.

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Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

Review User Story Mapping

Henny Portman

Jeff Patton wrote the book User Story Mapping. Story mapping it’s a tool to enable your team to hold better conversations about the project throughout the development process. Your team will learn to come away with a shared understanding of what you’re attempting to build and why.

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130 Top Project Management Influencers of 2019

The Digital Project Manager

The post 130 Top Project Management Influencers of 2019 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Leadership & Team Management

2019 343

How Can Creative Project Management Software Minimize Different Issues in Web Design Teams?

ProProfs Project Management

Managing a web design team is no easy thing to do. Depending on a client, web designers might face different challenges at every stage of the process, from initial briefing to presenting the final result. However, the main and most crucial challenge is to set up a process.

2019 75

How to Carry Out a Schedule Risk Assessment

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

One of the key roles in any project core-team is an expert planner and scheduler. I was recently called upon to carry out an external review of a project schedule. This was a two year $20m project to deliver a turn-key manufacturing facility to a new customer.

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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.

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. The ultimate driving machine. No one said it was the ultimate riding machine. I drove it probably 98% of the time that I was in the car. But my wife drove it a few times, too.

2019 118

Video: How To Motivate An Overworked Team?

The Digital Project Manager

Learn ways to approach your team asking to deliver extra work when you know they’re already maxed out in this quick video offering project manager tips. The post Video: How To Motivate An Overworked Team? appeared first on The Digital Project Manager.

2019 315

KeyedIn at TSW 2019


TSW 2019. San Diego, CA. Ahhh…Beautiful San Diego, California. Queue the sunshine, the beaches, pacific coastlines, parks, museums, farmers markets, incredible restaurants, a TSW conference and the Gaslamp District within walking distance from the event.

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What is Earned Value Management & How its Theories Affect PM Software

ProProfs Project Management

When the first-ever project management department was developed in the US Navy in the 1950s, it was just the beginning of a glorious journey. At the turn of the millennium and (almost) two decades later, we are still marveling at the wonders project management can do for us.

2019 69

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.

Facebooks Ads vs Google Ads: What’s the Difference?

Are you interested in promoting your business online? If so, you’ve probably heard that you should start with either Facebook or Google ads. They’re both popular platforms, and they offer ad space, so they’re probably the same, right?

2019 276

10 Tips for Growing Your Small Business

Brad Egeland

As you maintain and grow your small business, it’s important to keep continued focus on some of the solid practices that helped get you to where you are today. This list is intended to help you do that because it’s easy to start to look to far ahead and forget that they way you were doing business wasn’t broken in the first place.

2019 91

4 Signs Your Project Intake Process Is Outdated


Remember the episode of “I Love Lucy” where she’s working in a chocolate factory and can’t keep up with the influx of chocolate coming down the conveyor belt? ?. Sometimes that’s how it feels when you’re trying to handle the deluge of incoming projects.