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What Everyone Should Know About Running Agile Projects

The Digital Project Manager

Put your theory and tools aside for a minute: Here’s something that everyone should know about how agile actually works in the real world. The post What Everyone Should Know About Running Agile Projects appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Agile

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Plan Do Check Act – PDCA Cycle for Continuous Improvement

Project Bliss

The PDCA Cycle is an easy-to-understand, repeatable approach for working toward continuous improvement. Teams and organizations are constantly striving to find better ways of working. Many organizations have to do more with less – whether it be fewer people or less money.

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12 Good Reasons You Are Struggling With Small Projects

Project Risk Coach

"Why am I still having problems with small projects? This plaintive question is one I'm asked from time to time. I'd like to give a few brief reasons why project managers struggle with small projects. Small things have a way of overmastering the great. This small press can destroy a kingdom."

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9 SEO Experts Offer Their Best SEO Tips

ProjectManager.com

Are you tired of chasing every new search engine optimization (SEO) tactic that’s shared on marketing blogs? I am too. So, I reached out to nine SEO experts that I admire and asked them for their best SEO tips.

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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019

Arras People

One of the top questions we have answered from our inception back in 2002 has been about project management certification. Back then there were fewer choices and the breadth of topics covered was much narrower, but the question remains as relevant today as it was back then.

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10 Of The Best Change Management Tools of 2019

The Digital Project Manager

I’ve outlined several change management tools and their features to help you decide what change management software best addresses your business needs. The post 10 Of The Best Change Management Tools of 2019 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools

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A Beginner’s Guide to Scrum Ceremonies

ProjectManager.com

The secret to scrum is simplicity, even in the face of complexity. And although scrum is simple at heart, it can be difficult to master. Scrum requires self-organizing teams that can quickly solve problems in unpredictable environments.

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The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019- By Role

Arras People

In a recent blog The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019 , we explored the results from the 2019 PMBR (Project Management Benchmark Report) dataset to identify the take-up (or not) of PM certifications in the UK.

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What are RAID, CAD, and DCARI? | Video

Online PM Courses

Defining your project is a vital task. And there are a lot of things to remember. Fortunately, we have some handy acronyms: RAID, CAD, and DCARI. You may find them helpful - or you may have heard them, and wondered what they mean. The post What are RAID, CAD, and DCARI?

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Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

Who calls anymore?

Musings on Project Management

Who calls anymore? Some, but many fewer than before. unless it's a robo call It's surely not news that a lot of business communication has moved to the text and email. Fair enough But, that leaves much more communication open loop and unacknowledged than is/was the case with the telephone call. That may not end well. Such open loop communications violates basic control-loop theory. To wit Project Management

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How to Make a Company Retreat Unforgettable (with Location Examples)

ProjectManager.com

The business obsession with the bottom line, making more profits quarter after quarter, often neglects a fundamental aspect of productivity: downtime. Working is like exercise, if you keep working the same muscles nonstop, you’ll be too exhausted to get strong and healthy.

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What Is FunctionFox? Overview Of The Project Management Software For Creatives

The Digital Project Manager

The post What Is FunctionFox? Overview Of The Project Management Software For Creatives appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools PM Tools Resource Scheduling Tools Time Tracking Sponsored

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What Can Monty Python and the Holy Grail Teach Us About Project Management? Find Out Here

Brad Egeland

What can Monty Python and the Holy Grail teach us about project management? There are 5. no 6 things to be exact. I will tell you what they are in an upcoming article on the APM site. Stay tuned for a go-live link posted here

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How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.

Decisions on auto-pilot

Musings on Project Management

[Some decision analysis'] have been going on for long enough that they've built up their own speed and force. We call them decisions, but they really aren't. They are] the sum of so many previous events and determinations that they have a weight that feels like a layer of time David Ignatius. "We We call them decisions but they really aren't". The worst variety of such auto-pilot decisions. decision leadership

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How To Be The Remote Employee That Proves The Stereotypes Aren’t True

Trello

The verdict’s in: Your boss approved your request to work remotely full-time. Congratulations! ??You’re You’re no longer tied to the geographical location of your office. Productivity

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What Is Saviom? Detailed EPPM Software Overview & Explanation Of Features

The Digital Project Manager

What is Saviom software, and what does it do? Read on to discover how this. The post What Is Saviom? Detailed EPPM Software Overview & Explanation Of Features appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools PM Tools Resource Scheduling

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The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Task Management Systems

Workamajig

Task management is an essential part of project management, yet remains largely ignored and understudied. This guide will show you the right process for managing tasks in projects big and small. To manage projects is to manage tasks.

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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?

"Open" risk management

Musings on Project Management

To be open Every text and paper I've read describes risk management like many other project processes: open, transparent, available to any on the project team. Risks are identified, evaluated, ranked, made subject to some form of risk reduction paradigm; and everyone is made aware. Oh, but if it only were! Most of us can handle the text book process. It's more will than capability But, on. Risk Management

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Roadmapping Within the Context of the Product Strategy

Leading Agile

Subdividing the work into tasks is the wrong way to go about it when you’re trying to provide iterative and incremental value to your organization and/or the user. Watch this video to learn about the impact this could have on your Product Strategy. Video Transcript. When I start with the Epic.

The Best Business Intelligence Tools of 2019 To Get Insight From Your Data

The Digital Project Manager

Learn the types of business intelligence tools for your projects and agency teams. Then, get started with my top BI tools list, overviews, and answers to FAQ. The post The Best Business Intelligence Tools of 2019 To Get Insight From Your Data appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools

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The Top Four Project Management Books for Project Leaders to Read this Summer

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Every day we try to put our best foot forward so we can come closer to realising our career goals. We identify the tasks that need to be accomplished, schedule meetings, and set time in the day to prepare all the reports required.

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Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

How to Fix a Troubled Project by Falling Back on the Fundamentals

LiquidPlanner

According to the Standish Group’s 2015 Chaos Report , I have a 64-percent chance of guessing you’ve been on a challenged or failed software project.

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21 Free Project Management Reports to Boost Your Knowledge

Online PM Courses

How do you feed your Continuing Professional Development? Free Project Management reports offer solid, in-depth knowledge at no cost. The post 21 Free Project Management Reports to Boost Your Knowledge appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Best of. Project Management Career

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How To Focus in Your Daily Work with InLoox (Part 2): Team Work

Inloox

In the first part of our blog series , we have already taken a look at how you can better structure your day-to-day work for yourself. In the second part, we'll look closer at another way to coordinate your team and create focus. Here we will focus on the scenario of team meetings later on.

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Business Analyst = Cybersecurity Expert

Brad Egeland

Ok, this may be a stretch to say “cybersecurity expert”, but I got your attention, didn't I?

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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.

Project Management Trends and Predictions for 2019

GanttPRO Project Management

With AI assisting with key project management tasks, there will be a greater emphasis for project managers to hone softer skills like relationship building and negotiation. More projects in the […]. News GanttPRO Project Management Tips Trends

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DPM Podcast: Switching from Waterfall to Duration & Price Contracts (Tucker Sauer-Pivonka)

The Digital Project Manager

The post DPM Podcast: Switching from Waterfall to Duration & Price Contracts (Tucker Sauer-Pivonka) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Agile DPM Podcast

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Easy Projects Named Leader in G2 Summer 2019 Project Management Software Report

EasyProjects

Toronto,ON (June 26th, 2019) — Easy Projects, an enterprise work and project management software platform is featured on G2’s Summer 2019 Grid Report as best in class Project Management Software, topping multiple categories.

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