Sat.Jun 01, 2019 - Fri.Jun 07, 2019

The Ultimate Guide to Easy Dashboards for Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

How do you get a quick overview of what is happening on your project? When deadlines seem to be zooming past at a frightening rate, and this is only one of several projects you are juggling at the same time, it can feel like you don’t have a grip on what’s happening on your project.

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10 Simple Ways Your Agency Can Make Clients Happier

Teamweek

Do you know the old saying, “You can’t please all of the people all of the time?” Better rethink that if you work at a creative agency, where keeping all of your clients happy is one of the main rules of business. I’ll never forget the first time I got a gift from a client.

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4 tips for managing smaller projects

Hydra

4 tips for managing smaller projects. Project Management Stakeholders project manager

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Top Down vs. Bottom Up Management: What’s the Difference?

ProjectManager.com

It’s best to have a management style in place before attempting to carve out a piece of the marketplace or execute a big project. Two of the most popular approaches are top down and bottom up management, both of which provide a good introduction to the tenets of management.

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Innovation: Five Signs You Might Be Faking It

Every company wants to be a leader in innovation, but how can you tell if your company is really innovating or just going through the motions? See the 5 signs you might be faking innovation and what to do if you are.

7 Tips for Easily Improving Project Risk Management with templates

Girl's Guide to PM

Risk management is a staple skill of project managers.

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Video: New DPM Updates And Highlights: May 2019

The Digital Project Manager

Get the scoop on all the latest from The Digital Project Manager in May 2019—new articles, events, and resources to help you deliver better projects! The post Video: New DPM Updates And Highlights: May 2019 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Videocasts Webinars

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Ecommerce SEO Tips for Easy Organic Wins

ProjectManager.com

Don’t you wish that your online shop was like Amazon, where people come to your site just looking to spend money? That’s the dream, right? Unfortunately, unless you have millions of dollars to throw into televisions spots, that’s not going to happen.

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The core of knowledge

Musings on Project Management

statistics is what tells you if something is true, false, or merely anecdotal; it is the instrument of risk-taking Statistical and applied probabilistic knowledge is the core of knowledge; Nassim Taleb You got to hand to the guy: he is passionate about his subject. Of course, he's also the first person to tell you that his most infamous invention, the "Black Swan", is. Risk Management

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All Project Data is at Risk

Brad Egeland

IT is responsible for the security of the data in the organization, right? It’s their concern, their problem, their effort. Someone else is taking care of it and, as project managers, we don’t need to worry about it on our individual projects…correct?

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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?

Learn How To Write S.M.A.R.T. Project Objectives (With Examples)

The Digital Project Manager

The post Learn How To Write S.M.A.R.T. Project Objectives (With Examples) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. How-to Project Initiation

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A Quick Guide to Business Process Mapping

ProjectManager.com

Work in the dark and eventually you’re going to hit a wall. While the myth of the entrepreneur who comes up with a million-dollar idea and then just sits back and watches the money roll in might be persuasive, it’s a fiction. Ideas are scattered across the business landscape like seeds.

Showing confidence

Musings on Project Management

Making a presentation? Speaking to a large group? Are you confident? Good show! Hopefully, your audience will think so also. Mike Clayton has a helpful posting about behaviors during your presentation that will go along with projecting confidence to your audience. Helpfully, Clayton says it takes less than 2 minutes to read it. Here are two ideas I like, especially the first on about. human factors

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Project management guide: Tips, strategies, best practices

Moira Alexander

Managing any project can become a slippery slope when your organization doesn’t have a solid grasp of all the moving pieces. Project management can be a complex discipline to understand and navigate. After all, there are enough key phases, knowledge areas, and project management-specific terms to fill a glossary. To simplify the key components of successful project management, CIO has put together this guide to understanding project management — the phases, knowledge areas, tools and more.

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

VOGSY Software Overview – Powerful PSA and Digital Project Management with G Suite

The Digital Project Manager

Digital agencies and shops need greater control over time and expenses, invoicing, pricing, cash flow. The post VOGSY Software Overview – Powerful PSA and Digital Project Management with G Suite appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools Planning Tools Resource Scheduling Tools Time Tracking Sponsored

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3 Reasons Risk Management Often Doesn't Happen on the Project

Brad Egeland

From my 60 Second PM video series - 3 reasons risk planning doesn't happen. Risks are unknown and it's human nature to avoid or procrastinate the unknowns. But it's a very bad idea to do so

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Welcome to the New LiquidPlanner.com!

LiquidPlanner

The LiquidPlanner website has gotten an update recently. We’ve created a cleaner, more modern experience that’s easy to navigate and fun to explore. While some pages like Product and Pricing have gotten cosmetic updates, others are completely different!

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A Beginner’s Guide to Project Status Reporting

Online PM Courses

It isn't enough to deliver your project. You also need to let people know. That means learning the basics of tracking progress and project status reporting. The post A Beginner’s Guide to Project Status Reporting appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

Agile Teams & Encapsulated Dependencies

Leading Agile

You can have a lot of success in implementing Agile/Lean methodologies when you have small teams or even self-contained project teams. You’ll be able to realize a ton of business value just by moving to an Agile way of working. But why does it all begin to break down at the enterprise level?

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Implementing Agile for Enterprise Adoption

Brad Egeland

Even with the research showing advantages of the Agile software development practices and methodology, there is still resistance. Any change brings challenges, costs and extended timelines – not all organizations are ready to take on these challenges and not all user bases are ready to make major changes to their long established way of doing things and performing their jobs.

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Butterfly

Gunther Verheyen

I have been employed by different enterprises, large and small. I never had the ambition to be a wild duck. I typically ended up being seen, treated and described as one anyhow. How strange for someone habitually avoiding rather than looking for conflict.

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Top Energy Boosters for a Summer Weekend: Tips for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

Did you know that having enjoyable weekends is essential for your productivity? When leaving the office every Friday afternoon, it’s important to actually leave and not just change location. Use these summer weekends as a chance to boost your productivity.

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.

Problems, Solutions, and The Millennium Falcon

Leading Agile

One of the challenges faced by many organizations hoping to improve their ability to deliver value through Business Agility is that they get so caught up in selecting a solution that they lose sight of the actual problem they are trying to solve.

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Should Lean and Agile Organizations Limit Projects to Maximize Success?

Brad Egeland

Organizations are constantly thinking of more efficient ways to operate in order to remain profitable, effective and even relevant in their industry.

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6 Project Management Hacks in 3 Minutes | Video

Online PM Courses

Video: 6 Project Management Hacks in 3 Minutes. Six short, sharp, easy things you can do that will have big results in improving your project outcomes. The post 6 Project Management Hacks in 3 Minutes | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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The 10 Best Management Books You’ve Never Heard Of

Teamweek

Walt Disney once said, “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.”. While quotes like this can be motivating to some, they aren’t always enough to kickstart the creative juices required to really get people to work on the tasks at hand.

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Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Innovation is both a process and an outcome. The best way to begin innovating your products is by innovating your internal process. We'll explore the challenges, solutions, and hands-on techniques for becoming a successful "agent of change" within a well-established product culture. We'll examine the importance of UX and user-centric feature analysis, the adaptation of Agile Methodologies to the creative process, as well as a way to drive successful culture change for setting expectations and winning approvals with cross-functional stakeholders. Innovation and Leadership go hand in hand. Join Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies, as we assess some case studies to see how to lead with a clear strategy well-defined tactics, and an unbiased understanding of the fundamental question: "why are you innovating?"

Mike Cottmeyer @ Agile & Beyond 2019

Leading Agile

Whitepaper Lead a Structured and Disciplined Agile Transformation Download Now. In order to achieve business Agility, Agile has to be applied in a certain context.

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Key Skills for Agile Developers

Brad Egeland

As organizations examine the need to stay waterfall or go agile, they can’t help but also examine the current skill set of their developers and really look hard at what costs may be involved to make the jump to agile development. Can the current development staff make that move? What training will be involved? What percentage of the core staff will not be able to make that move or will strongly resist? What will the cost of new hires be?

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Meet TeamGantt’s new sidebar & gantt chart | TeamGantt

TeamGantt

TeamGantt’s sidebar and gantt chart have a fresh new look! See the latest updates, and get a sneak peek at some exciting new features coming soon

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