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How to Develop a Quality Management Plan

The Digital Project Manager

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2020 207

How to Make a Marketing Plan Like a Project Manager

Marketing doesn’t get the respect that it’s due. No matter how great the product or service, it will wither on the vine and die if no one knows about it. That’s where marketing comes in. But marketing doesn’t just happen: it takes a concerted effort. You might even say it’s a project, because it is.

2020 235

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5 Things In The Office Blocking Your Productivity

Project Bliss

This is a guest article written by Ashley Wilson. Productivity is a big issue. When a workplace is inefficient, it leads to missed deadlines, eats time, and affects employee morale. In extreme cases, it can even make your company a less safe place to work.

2020 156

Tips for project managers: How to choose the right team members for your project


Projects are rarely carried out by one person. Why do project managers consistently rely on teamwork? The biggest advantages of working in a group are obvious.

2020 151

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.

16 Simple Motivation Tips to Get More Done

Virtual Project Consulting

To all project practitioners who are in the trenches everyday, keeping your eyes on the goals and leading your projects to successful outcomes, I want to share this Infographic, with compliments from Wrike, with great motivation tips!

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Best Resource Management Software of 2020

Resources in project management are the people, places and things you need to get the job done. This includes the project team, the tools they need, materials, facility and so on. That can mean a lot of headaches for project managers trying to balance their resources with the team’s capacity.

2020 224

Project Management Q&A: What’s the Best Way to Promote My Knowledge and Career Brand

Arras People

What’s the best way to promote my knowledge and career brand without alienating my organization and team members? You’re wanting to share your knowledge and experiences with the wider project management community and part of that is about where you’ve gained that knowledge and experience.

2020 227

Be the eye of the storm for your team members

Kiron Bondale

I’ve written a few articles over the past weeks which have touched on the current COVID-19 global outbreak. Things are likely to get worse before they start getting better, so I felt this week’s article would serve as a keystone for the series.

2020 177

How to Build Trust in Virtual Teams [Book Review & Tips]

Girl's Guide to PM

Trust matters because it helps build a resilient project team. Trust helps get things done. Trusted team members not only do only what is asked, but what the project needs them to do, because they know that the project manager will trust their decisions and actions. .

2020 248

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?

Stakeholder Analysis 101: Identification, Mapping & More

A stakeholder is anyone that has a vested interest in a project. By that definition, there are many types of stakeholders. There are external stakeholders, such customers and users, and internal stakeholders, such as executives and team members.

2020 244

4 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Implementing OKRs


These days, many business leaders are laser-focused on goals. Organizations don’t just want to have broad goals that only top-level personnel are aware of — they want to set, track, and measure goals across the entire company.

2020 108

The collision of risk and politics

Musings on Project Management

There have been a lot of very high profile examples that demonstrate what seems like the evitable progression of the collision of risk and politics. The narrative seems to always fit this frame: Conventional risk management processes identify a risky situation and assess the unfavorable outcomes Mitigations are designed and briefed up the chain Such mitigations are immediately clamped from. Risk Management

2020 163

4 Easy Tips For Effective Virtual Meetings

Girl's Guide to PM

I’m delighted to have worked with Diana Ecker from Redbooth to bring you this sponsored article on how to make virtual meetings easier. #ad. Even though we may take them for granted, virtual meetings are a dazzling concept.

2020 217

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

Project Tools to Keep Remote Teams Productive

Brad Egeland

In the wake of millions of workers going home to work from small startups to giants like Facebook, Microsoft and now Twitter there is a whole new landscape in the project workforce to service. Does your project software do collaboration well to keep remote teams and stakeholders in touch?

2020 137

Agile Unplugged: EP01 | Mike Cottmeyer and Brian Sondergaard

Leading Agile

Listen to the SoundNotes Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to SoundNotes on: Apple Podcasts. Google Play. Spotify. Soundcloud. Welcome to an all-new podcast hosted by LeadingAgile’s CEO, Mike Cottmeyer.

2020 72

5 Ways to Get Project Forecasting Right


Predict and mitigate project risk to delight PSO customers and stakeholders. Projects are a complicated process with many moving pieces and factors to consider.

2020 78

Work management user guide


Binfire is a work management application consisting of project management, task management, collaboration, and storage facilities and versioning tools. It is designed as all in one application with features you need to manage your business.

2020 99

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

What is Project Risk?

Project Management Resource Network

Project risks, what are they and how do you identify them? Project risk is uncertainty of something impacting the project. It could have a positive or negative effect on the project’s objectives if the risk happens. People tend to think of risks as something negative and to avoid.

Coronavirus – Tips for Managing Remote Teams in the New Normal

Brad Egeland

With an outbreak of this new virus affecting teams and projects worldwide, employers are cutting their liabilities and sending workers home. often to continue their work remotely. Not everyone is ready for this and managing entire teams and project teams can be tricky.

2020 103

How PPM Tools Can Help Your Company Navigate Industry Disruptions


Companies who simply try to weather the storm when faced with disruptions instead of learning, growing, and adapting will soon find it impossible to compete in an ever-changing business environment. For example, take Blockbuster.

2020 78

The Best Ten Microsoft Project Tips for Beginners


There is an old adage which says, “Well begun is half done.” It means that once you start something well, the rest will become easier, and it’s especially true when learning Microsoft Project (MSP). I started using MSP in the year 1997.

2020 69

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.

How to Increase Accountability in the Workplace


Illustration: Rose Wong. Imagine that your team has been hard at work on a major project for the past several months. But, despite your best efforts, you came up short—that project failed to meet the original goals that you set.

2020 52

You're Getting Hacked Through Siri, Alexa and Google

Brad Egeland

According to the latest Atlas VPN research, 75 percent of households in the U.S. will have a voice-assisted speaker by 2025. Recent findings also show that voice assistants can get hacked by using ultrasonic waves to imitate voice commands.

2020 97

3 Best Project Management Practices to Enhance Business Value


Good project management (PM)—and a good project manager—can take an organization to new heights, delivering real business value through strategic planning, enhanced customer service, faster delivery and greater productivity.

2020 78

Managing Portfolios of Projects with SharePoint and the Microsoft Project Sync


Successful project management requires many key ingredients. Careful planning, scheduling, task management, resource allocation, and the right team to implement your project to name a few. You also need a process and a set of tools to manage all of the above.

2020 56

Beyond the Findings: The Case for UX Research in Digital Transformation

Speaker: Marina Foglietta-Tereo, Head of UX Research, AXA Insurance

People often think of UX research as a tactical approach to improve the usability or visual appeal of a digital product. While good research will certainly validate an existing design, using it for validation alone would be like using your iPhone solely to tell time! Join Marina Foglietta-Tereo, Head of UX Research at AXA Insurance, as she explores the unrecognized organizational, cultural, and strategic benefits of an in-house, central and mature UXR team.

SAFe for Architects 5.0 (Scaled Agile Framework): SAFe 5 Architect (ARCH)


A Certified SAFe Architect is a change agent and an effective leader who delivers Agile architecture to qualify/enable the creation of business value.

2020 52

Coronavirus -  Remote Work and Virtual Teams

Brad Egeland

In the wake of the massive coronavirus counts and seeing Facebook, Microsoft, and many others send workers home to be safe and work remotely, it seems very timely to discuss why remote work, managing projects remotely and managing virtual teams work.

2020 97

3 Tips to increase your sales team’s performance


A salesperson’s job can get monotonous and demotivating if they don’t have the correct tools to keep track of their performance. Learn how to get the best out of your sales team with just 3 easy tips.

2020 78