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3 Mistakes Managers Make

Girl's Guide to PM

It’s human to make mistakes. And we spend so much time at work that it’s normal to make a few mistakes as part of the job. However, no one wants to be making mistakes. In this article I’m looking at three small-yet-mighty mistakes you might be making every day at work.

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The Vision of Your Project

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

The ability to identify, articulate and share a clear vision for the project is one of the key ingredients to project success. When we run projects we must begin with the end in mind as Stephen Covey put it in his best-selling book; The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

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5 Ways To Clap Back At Your To-Do List

Trello

Most of us have been there—it’s time to tackle your work week and your to-do list is staring back at you from your notebook or phone. ??. Productivity

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How to Be a Hands-On Manager Without Micromanaging

Teamweek

Theodore Roosevelt once described an ideal manager as one who has the good instincts to hire the right people and enough self-restraint to keep from interfering with them while they work. That one sentence illustrates the fine line between being an attentive manager and a micromanager.

Social Collaborative Management: Harnessing the Power of the Many

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker & Author of The Lazy Project Manager

Social Collaborative Management aims at delivering, at the enterprise level, a common goal for the business while harnessing the performance advantages of a collaborative community. This is a vital paradigm shift that many organisations are trying to understand right now - balancing traditional work and centralised leadership against the value of decentralised teams and trust. But the principles of harnessing collective power, collaboration, and community build an underlying ‘constant change’ capability that is critical in today’s new work environment.

10 Ways Project Sponsors Can Boost Project Success

Project Risk Coach

2019 275

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Workflow Management Software: The What, Why, and Hows Explained

ProProfs Project Management

When I say “workflow”, what are the key aspects that come to your mind? . Project execution? Team communication? Team performance? Or all of the above? Well, workflow, in layman terms can be defined as the “flow of work”, so ideally all of the above seems to be the right answer, correct?

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What is Enterprise Project Management? 10 Things You Need To Know

BeeWits

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Kanban Inventory Management: How to Run a Kanban System

ProjectManager.com

Kanban is a visual tool that is ideal for managing inventory flow. It was developed about three-quarters of a century ago by Taiichi Ohno, an industrial engineer at Toyota.

2019 323

Client Success: Scorch Agency Increases Profit Margins by 20% with Mavenlink

MavenLink

Scorch Agency is an innovative B2B content marketing organization that is changing the way companies curate and strengthen their online presence. Learn how Scorch gained an in-depth understanding of their company that led to new levels of growth and success through Mavenlink. About Scorch.

2019 143

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.

Uniting the Multigenerational Workforce

LiquidPlanner

Employers understand the importance of diversity in the workforce and with many organizations now employing five or six generations of employees, they have ready access to a diverse pool of mature and emerging talent that can bring enormous benefits to the business.

2019 115

Against the Gods. (no luck required)

Musings on Project Management

If you are in the project management (read: risk management) business, one of the best books that describes the philosophy and foundation for modern risk management is Bernstein's "Against the Gods: the remarkable story of risk". Between the covers of this "must read" we learn this bit: The essence of risk management lies in maximizing the areas where we have some control over the outcome. Risk Management

2019 204

Get to Know InLoox: Pierre - Software Developer at InLoox Headquarters in Munich

Inloox

Learn more about our C# /.NET NET developer Pierre: Why Pierre came to InLoox, what connects him to San Francisco and which creative hobbies fascinate him apart from application development - all this you can read in our short interview below. What motivated you to apply for a job at InLoox?

2019 152

SoundNotes Live at Agile 2019: Day One

Leading Agile

Last week, the biggest conference in the Agile industry took place in Washington DC at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. We were proud to be a sponsor of this event and we were even more excited about catching up with friends—both old and new.

2019 84

Collaborate Better with Your Customer-Facing Teams

Speaker: Hope Gurion, Product Leader Coach, Fearless Product LLC

Customer discovery is the lifeblood of product teams to identify the most important customer needs to solve next. Often it's the Product and UX members of the trio who take lead on facilitating this discovery. But what about other customer-facing teams in an organization? How do product teams best partner with these teams to understand customers’ unmet needs and decide which needs to address next?

Epicflow Among the Best 10 Resource Management Tools

Epicflow Blog

SoftwareWorld, a highly reputed software review platform, has recently published a list of top resource management software solutions. Epicflow has taken one of the leading positions.

2019 80

Video: How Many Projects Should I Manage?

The Digital Project Manager

The post Video: How Many Projects Should I Manage? appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Dear DPM DPM Podcast Videocasts

2019 312

How to avoid Common Scrum Meetup Mistakes

Binfire

There is no denying the importance that communication has when it comes to the success of an agile methodology and Scrum-based projects in particular. .

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BrightWork Project and Portfolio Management Software for SharePoint*

MPUG

*This post and its content is sponsored by BrightWork. Many organizations rely on project and portfolio management to reach their strategic goals. However, just as many project teams struggle to deliver successful projects because they don’t have the tools and guidelines to collaborate successfully.

2019 72

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?

7 Steps to Create a Useful Knowledge Base

Planio

What is a knowledge base? And why do you need one? Here’s the truth: Your customers want to help themselves. Self-Service Best Practices: 7 Steps to Create a Useful Knowledge Base For Your Customers. Start with a plan. Choose who your knowledge base is for (or make multiple ones).

2019 98

Webinar: Simple Tactics To Transform Your Client Communications

The Digital Project Manager

Clients and stakeholders are a key part of your projects—and mastering your communication with them. The post Webinar: Simple Tactics To Transform Your Client Communications appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Communication Members Only Topics Webinars

2019 305

Project Management Job Description (Copy + Paste for Free)

Teamweek

If you want a world-class employee, you need to create a top-notch project management job description to attract them. A good hiring ad clarifies the applicant’s role in the company. But more importantly, it means the right applicants apply for your job.

MS Project Exam Changes?! Oh My!

MPUG

If you’re a Project Manager, it’s likely you’ve heard it through the grapevine: Microsoft has officially retired their MS Project certification exam 74-343 Managing Projects.

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

ProjectManager.com Makes Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies in 2019

ProjectManager.com

Our goal at ProjectManager.com is to deliver a great project management software experience to all of our customers. We work tirelessly to help you get organized and do amazing things, no matter the size of your business or the scope of work you’re facing.

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The Impact of Digital Transformation on a Business

Proofhub

How is Digital Transformation Reshaping Businesses? Evolution makes sure that a species survives the changing conditions in the world. Similarly, digital evolution ensures that a business can sail through all technological changes happening across the globe.

2019 78

Project Management Plan- Key components

Binfire

Projects, no matter their scope, duration or size, need a carefully built project management plan. . This is true regardless of the project management methodology used to manage the project.

Four Misconceptions about the Critical Path

MPUG

Most non-technical people don’t know what the critical path is; whereas, those that work on IT projects know what it means at a high level, but have few insights into the actual mechanics of it—and how quickly it can change the outcome of their projects!

2019 72

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

Is Your Enterprise Struggling to Be Agile? 4 Tips to Get You There

Wrike

Do you remember playing Monopoly as a kid? Once you chose the perfect game piece (my favorite was the race car, with the Scottie dog a close second) and got your seed funding, it was “go time!” . It seemed so simple to earn money and succeed as long as you didn’t end up in jail.

2019 65

Preparing for the April 2020 Off-Payroll Changes?

Arras People

Despite many objections and predictions of gloom and disruption there are (at this time) to be no changes to the timetable announced by the previous Chancellor during the Budget in October 2018; as such the latest Off-Payroll legislation will come into force, as scheduled, in April 2020.

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Huddle Board Ideas: How Huddle Boards and Gantt Charts Work Together To Delivery Revenue

Leankor

How Huddle Boards and Gantt Charts Work Together To Delivery Revenue. Most managers are not dictated a specific way of organizing their team. Instead, they are given broad, measurable goals and told to deliver results within a specified budget and timeframe.