Sat.Nov 09, 2019 - Fri.Nov 15, 2019

The Key Aspects Of Project Management

Proofhub

Understanding The Many Aspects Of Project Management “What makes a project successful?” There’s one question with many possible answers. Some say, behind any successful project is a project manager with above and beyond management skills.

Please DON’T Wake Up At 4 AM – Addressing The Worst Productivity Tips

Teamweek

I paused at my front door and did a final once-over. Fully charged phone in case I needed to make an emergency call? Check. Shoelaces tied so I don’t trip on them if I have to run? Check. Pepper spray? Check. No, I wasn’t about to seek shelter during the apocalypse.

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10 Management Tips for Dealing with Difficult Employees

GanttPRO Project Management

Mostly, “dealing with difficult employees” means creating a comfortable work atmosphere for every employee in the company, including this very difficult one. Detect the unusual circumstances, if there are any, […]. News GanttPRO Productivity Team Management Tips

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Remembering and Using Your Project Management Training

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

You attend a training course, how do you make sure you’re doing everything you can to get the most out of what you are learning? How do you make sure that once the training is over and you head back to the office, that you’re still able to utilise what you have learnt?

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?

How to Create a Timeline for a Project (and Why They Matter)

GoSkills

Project management timelines track a project's progress – but they also boost motivation and improve communication. Anita Sambol outlines why that is, and more! Project Management

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5 Resource Planning Tips for Project Managers

LiquidPlanner

Anyone that manages a team knows that organization and an efficient workflow are critical to effectively allocating your talent, meeting deadlines, and getting everything done on time and under budget.

Don’t be like a squirrel hiding nuts with project lessons!

Kiron Bondale

As weather gets colder, it is common to see squirrels digging holes to bury nuts and other food items to feed themselves when resources becomes scarce during winter time.

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Kanban vs Scrum vs Agile - Know the Differences

Techno-PM

The Detailed Comparison of Kanban vs Scrum vs Agile It can be difficult for project managers to keep up with the ever-evolving methodologies that can benefit their teams.

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Sample Project Plan For Your Next Project

ProjectManager.com

There are many steps that are taken just to get a project approved. The project has to have a goal and then a criteria for defining its success. But once you’ve sold the project with a strong business case and presentation to your stakeholders, the fun really begins.

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

Are you living in a VUCA world?

The Lazy Project Manager

Do you recognise this? Is your business life ‘Volatile – Uncertain – Complex – Ambiguous’? Well don’t panic, you are certainly not alone, but you should accept that you are part the ‘VUCA’ world today! VUCA is an acronym originally used by the American Military.

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How to Reduce Issues in Scope Management

Project Risk Coach

In this article, I will share three primary issues in scope management–not including all the work, gold plating, and poor alignment with objectives and goals. And, we'll look at solutions for each. First, let's examine what scope management includes.

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Tool Overview: Mavenlink Software Platform For Modern Services Organizations

The Digital Project Manager

The post Tool Overview: Mavenlink Software Platform For Modern Services Organizations appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Tools Marketing Tools PM Tools Resource Scheduling

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How to Create a Project Management Schedule (Example Included)

ProjectManager.com

Depending on the complexity and length of your project, your project management schedule can range from a simple chronological task list to a complex web of interrelated tasks and dependencies.

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Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

How to Create a Stellar Independent PM CV That Gets Clients

Girl's Guide to PM

This is a guest article from Sidar OK, an executive coach who supports employees wishing to increase their income by becoming an independent consultant. Introduction. Sidar OK. When I became an independent consultant 12 years ago, freelance missions were abundant.

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The Importance of Creativity in Business and Work

Project Bliss

There are multiple reasons to consider the importance of creativity in business and your work. And I’m not just talking about your company’s creative department, or that PowerPoint you need to make for your boss.

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DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni)

The Digital Project Manager

In this episode, we tackle the golden question: how do you scale agile teams and organizations? The post DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast

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How to Write a Scope of Work (Example Included)

ProjectManager.com

In this video, Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to write a scope of work for project management. Follow her steps to get started or use our project plan and scope document template! Here’s a shot of the whiteboard for your reference!

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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.

4 Tips to Keep Your Project Costs in Check

LiquidPlanner

Perhaps you’ve had those moments when you’re pulling together some budget information, and crunching some numbers from lots of Excel spreadsheets and emails, and your palms start to get a little sweaty. Which project costs did you miss?

Top 10 Project Management Conferences You Can Not Afford to Miss in 2020

Taskque

The momentum at which project management is evolving is making it tough for project managers to keep pace with it. New project management methodologies , tools, best practices and trends replace old ones.

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The Agile Manifesto And How To Really Apply It To Your Projects

The Digital Project Manager

The post The Agile Manifesto And How To Really Apply It To Your Projects appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Agile PM Methodologies Topics

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5 Types Of Project Reports (Updated Nov. 2019)

ProjectManager.com

Reporting – it’s what a project manager does. No matter if you’re a journeyman or an apprentice in the field, you’ve made a report, either by hand or with reporting tools.

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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.

The CEO Says We Need Agile

Brad Egeland

CEOs like the latest technology. CEOs like continuous improvement initiatives. CEOs like to be at the cutting edge of technology whenever possible. They like to make decisions.

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Webinar Recap: Mastering Microsoft Project Visualization Part 2 – Bending Microsoft Project Reports to your Will

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Erik van Hurck’s Mastering MS Project Visualization Part 2 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

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DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni)

The Digital Project Manager

In this episode, we tackle the golden question: how do you scale agile teams and organizations? The post DPM Podcast: Scaling Agile (With Giovanni Asproni) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. DPM Podcast

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How to Perform a SWOT Analysis (Example Included)

ProjectManager.com

What is a SWOT analysis, and why are so many successful companies using this powerful tool? Jennifer Bridges, shows you the what, why and how. She also includes a SWOT analysis example in the video, so be sure to tune in! Here’s a screenshot of the whiteboard for your reference.

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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.

An Introvert’s Guide to Office Parties

Girl's Guide to PM

Are you looking forward to the holiday season? Or eyeing up those office events on your work calendar with trepidation?

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The Need for an Innovative PMO

MPUG

Business transformation is the lifeblood of every enterprise today. Without a constant flow of innovation, no company can expect to prosper – or perhaps, even survive. How should an organization manage business transformation? Who should be responsible for it?

The Beginners Guide to Waterfall Project Management

Techno-PM

Waterfall Project Management Methodology Where software development is concerned, Waterfall was the first project management methodology.