Sat.May 16, 2020 - Fri.May 22, 2020

Put Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs to Work

PM Basics

Understanding the Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs will help you better understand how to motivate your project team. It’s still one of the theories tested during the PMI PMP exam. Maslow’s theory describes the pattern of how human motivation develops.

2020 91

How to Make a Work From Home Policy (With Examples)

Are employees more productive when they’re working in the office or when they’re allowed to work from home? Well, it depends on who you ask. Company leaders can’t seem to agree whether working from home is good or bad for business.

2020 301

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Managing All The Things Webinar

Girl's Guide to PM

In this webinar for PMI Phoenix Chapter, I talk about how to reframe your work and stay on top of your To Do list with creative strategies for managing everything — even when it feels like everything is a priority. Project managers are busier than ever.

2020 293

How to Meet a Tight Deadline Without Sacrificing Quality

Project Bliss

When your project has a tight deadline, follow these steps to deliver in a short time without sacrificing project quality or team sanity. photo source: Pexels. The following is a guest post by Heather Redding. Project deadlines are valuable to teams in multiple ways.

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Bridging the Gap: Implementing CIO Leadership in Project Management

Speaker: Clint Padgett, President & CEO, Project Success Inc.

You may have a visionary CIO and very capable project managers. You may have the best tech, the latest software, and stellar talent. But if you can’t establish a dynamic, collaborative team with a clear mission, then your project will slip through the cracks. It’s time for CIOs to unlock their "people potential" and learn the leadership skills that will lead to satisfied project managers and more than satisfactory project results. Join Clint Padgett, CEO and President of Project Success Inc., and bridge the gap between CIOs and Project Managers to create a passionate and successful team.

Six Data Points Needed to Create a Great Project Communication Plan


Even before children learn to walk, they start to communicate. Human beings have the inherent gift of communication. It is the most basic part of our daily lives. But, what is there to plan in communication?

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Project Management Q&A: Will CAPM Help Fulfill the PMP Pre-Requisites?

Arras People

I’m currently studying for my CAPM as I have nowhere near the hours needed for the PMP. Will the CAPM help get me into a position to gain the hours?

2020 247

Toggl Plan Review ? Simple Project Management Tool For Agile Teams

The Digital Project Manager

The post Toggl Plan Review – Simple Project Management Tool For Agile Teams appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Best Tools Tools

2020 176

How can we evaluate risks more objectively?

Kiron Bondale

Objective : Expressing or dealing with facts or conditions as perceived without distortion by personal feelings, prejudices, or interpretations (Merriam-Webster).

2020 187

How Project Managers Can Lead the Way in Sustainability


Sustainability is a critical business focus and a key driver of change in the way that organizations operate, and in the way, that project managers approach their work.

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?

3 Things Your PMO Is Doing Wrong — and How to Fix Them


An effective project management office (PMO) can be a powerful partner in driving positive business outcomes.

2020 85

Working Backwards: A New Version Of Amazon?s ?Press Release? Approach To Plan Customer-Centric Projects

The Digital Project Manager

One of the many legacies of Steve Jobs was his annual product launch keynotes. The post Working Backwards: A New Version Of Amazon’s “Press Release” Approach To Plan Customer-Centric Projects appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Topics

2020 245

CSM or PSM – The Better Certification!! The Never-Ending Debate.


When people posted this question to me, to help them figure out which among the two certifications (PSM and CSM) was better, it was confusing and humbling at the same time.

Achieve Decision-Making Excellence within an Agile Operating Model

Leading Agile

Our clients who are newly transitioning into the cyber-physical and/or software-focused space, often struggle to set up an ecosystem that will allow them to not only make efficient decisions, but also effective ones.

2020 71

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

Project Management At Google: My Key Takeaways

PM Basics

What does project management at Google look like? One thing for sure, different teams use different approaches and various tools. However, all managers use data-driven “ Google Manager Behaviors. “ In 2002 Google got rid of all managers.

2020 75

AMA: I?m A Remote Agile Product Coach (With Michael Luchen)

The Digital Project Manager

This content is exclusive to DPM Pro Members! DPM Pro Members get: Instant access to. The post AMA: I’m A Remote Agile Product Coach (With Michael Luchen) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Members Only Webinars

2020 169

Project Management Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

ProProfs Project Management

Risks and change requests are two factors that can jeopardize the project management triangle. But there is a third hidden factor that takes you closer to project failure: ‘Silly mistakes.’.

2020 55

Trello vs Asana vs Toggl Plan: What’s the Best Project Management Tool (2020)


Trello and Asana are two popular project management tools. Yet, both tools are very different and cater to different needs. That’s why it’s unfair to compare Trello vs Asana head-to-head.

2020 52

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

Signs Your Tech Project May Need Corrective Action

Brad Egeland

Have you ever managed a project that ran smoothly from end to end? If you quickly answered yes than you are either the luckiest project manager alive or you are in extreme denial. I've been leading technical projects for more than 20 years and it's never happened to me.

2020 106

7 Most Important Leadership Behaviors for Female Project Managers

Girl's Guide to PM

While I was researching my book, Customer-Centric Project Management , I came across a piece of research in the Project Management Journal about women’s leadership skills.

2020 278

What Are the Objectives of Project Management?

ProProfs Project Management

Do you know the factor that ensures a smooth transition during the project’s phases, i.e., initiation, planning, execution, and closure? . Can’t think of a couple of words to answer? Well, then, you would undoubtedly struggle during your project management journey.

2020 59

Ready, Set, GO: InLoox now! Starter Edition Is Here! Online Project Management Made Easy


We are very happy to introduce InLoox now! Starter, the free InLoox edition for simple and flexible online project management! InLoox now! Starter enables small teams to get started quickly and easily with project management using the most important basic project management features. The online project management software helps to focus on the important things and guarantees flexible and easy access to all project information combined on a central platform.

2020 100

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.

Project Management Q&A: Improving Your Public Speaking

Arras People

I’ve been asked to do a 15 minute pitch to the senior management team as part of promotion opportunity. I’m not the world’s best public speaker any advice? There are two things that I learned from great speakers early in my career. The first was to really know your material. The second was practice.

2020 259

Surprise. I am no Scrum wizard.

Gunther Verheyen

I don’t create them for that reason, but I am humbled when people say my works (books, articles, papers) were useful in passing certification assessments or in becoming a trainer. I am truly humbled because I know that those individuals did the actual work.


Proofhub: Security Tips for Your Team while Working From Home


Top Security Tips to Keep Your Team Safe Whilst Working From Home The coronavirus pandemic has been the catalyst for many businesses to ask staff to work from home for the first time. Many people see this as a positive step towards the future of work.

2020 78

An Essential List of Leadership Skills to Manage an Uncertain Future


A list of leadership skills is essential for modern life. As companies all over the world are facing a never-before-seen global economic crisis, the future of many businesses is more insecure than ever. As such, it’s important to have a strong figure to look up to in times of uncertainty.

2020 78

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.

Stop Fighting Fires: How to Prioritize When Everything is High Priority


One of the most common frustrations we hear from team leaders who don’t have robust project management practices in place is a feeling of constant firefighting, leaving them unable to complete projects on time or within budget. In fact, in a recent PWC poll , only 2.5%

2020 72

Capture More Agility by Tailoring Practices

International Institute of Learning

[This post is a sneak preview of Jesse Fewell’s talk at IIL’s Agile & Scrum 2020 Online Conference , and is based on his upcoming book Untapped Agility ]. We’ve been told that to achieve more innovation, more collaboration, or more agility, we need to adopt modern practices.

2020 52

The Importance of Time Planning in Project Management


The time is running out, and we usually experience it so painfully when the tasks. Management

2020 56