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How to be a Superhero Project Manager

Liquid Planner Leadership

In honor of National Superhero Day on April 28th, this article gives tips on how we can rise to “superhero status” as project managers. Successful projects can make you feel extraordinary, while failed ones can leave you feeling like the villain.

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7 Reasons Why Multitasking Doesn’t Work

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Kristy Gayton from STARTplanner. Multitasking has been praised by many as the secret sauce to reaching success at record speeds. But over the years, the multitasking myth has been dispelled.

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Scrum: 20 Sprint Planning Anti-Patterns

TL; DR: Scrum Master Anti-Patterns. The Sprint Planning is a core event that defines how your customers’ lives will improve with the following Product Increment. Learn more on how to improve its effectiveness by avoiding 20 common Sprint Planning anti-patterns. ????

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Project Documentation: 10 Essential Project Documents

Project managers know the importance of having project documentation. Project documents must be accurate and constantly updated to keep current with the project. Creating and managing project documentation throughout the project life cycle is critical for project success, but where to start?

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A PM’s Master Class on Building and Maintaining Stakeholder Relationships

Speaker: Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance

In this discussion, Americo Pinto, Founder and Chair at PMO Global Alliance, will walk you through best practices for communicating with stakeholders.

My Organization Has Gone Agile: How To Make The Transition

The Digital Project Manager

They say life isn’t linear, but your career path as a project manager may have looked like this: Life seems good. You work on interesting projects with great people. You have learned how to do project management within a structure that follows a waterfall (or somewhat linear) series of processes.

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Does your work board “fit”?

Kiron Bondale

Whether you call them work boards, Scrum boards or Kanban boards, visualizing work using physical boards or online tools is a common practice for both operational and project teams.

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What Does Project Governance Really Mean?

Projects like anything that involves a lot of people working together need governance. The government runs a nation and project governance in the same fashion runs the project. It might not be involved in the details, but it’s has an overview that is just as important.

Review Agile Portfolio Management

Henny Portman

There are not that many books on agile portfolio management, so I am curious what the book Agile Portfolio Management – A guide to the methodology and its successful implementation “knowledge that sets you apart” written by Klaus Nielsen, offers.

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Project Management Training to Help You Achieve Certification This Year

Rebel’s Guide to PM

APM Salary and Market Survey 2021 says that 29% of those surveyed put the issue of leadership, training, skills, and development as the top challenge the project managers will face during the upcoming years.

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6 Best Practices for Operational Reporting

Meeting requirements alone is no longer enough. Today’s users need insightful reporting built on accurate, real-time data. In our eBook, you’ll learn the do’s and don’ts to embedding operational reports, and how to avoid common reporting mistakes.

Cybersecurity Litigation Risks: 4 Top Concerns for CISOs

Brad Egeland

Cybersecurity and data protection are expected to become top drivers of legal disputes. What litigation risks should CISOs be most concerned about and what can they do about it? The threat of litigation is enough to keep any business leader up at night, and the increasing prevalence of data protection, privacy, and cybersecurity legislation and regulation is piling on the pressure for CISOs.

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Kanban Principles & Best Practices Explained

Kanban is a visual workflow tool that, while originally used as a Toyota scheduling system, is now associated with in an agile methodology, especially in DevOps software development. It can also be used in traditional project management methodologies.

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Time is Money: The Importance of Earned Value Management


In my previous article , I discussed the importance of a baseline, and how, without one, a PM doesn’t have a yardstick, per se, to measure with. Project Management presents many tools and techniques for the management of a successful project.

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Negotiating for Optimal Outcomes With Paul Nichols

International Institute for Learning

About the Webinar. This webinar covers how negotiation is defined and the phases of negotiation from preparation through measuring the outcomes of the negotiation. In addition, we will explore common approaches to negotiating and an-in depth review of the rules of principled negotiation.

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Agile vs Waterfall: May the 4th Be With You in the Great Debate

Speaker: Joe Pusz, President, The PMO Squad

In this discussion, PMO Joe will challenge your thinking and perhaps bring you to the conclusion that the debate doesn’t exist. He will discuss the pros and cons of each approach and examine if one is superior to the other.

The John Kotter Change Management Model for Strategic PM’s

The Strategic Project Manager

John Kotter’s 8 step Change Management Model is a strong framework that has been used to implement change in many organizations. This post examines the model, its advantages and disadvantages, and its value to strategists and project managers. What Is the John Kotter Change Management Model?

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The Importance of Workplace Flexibility in a Modern Organization

Flexibility in the workplace has become something of a rallying cry. Workers got a taste of workplace flexibility when the pandemic disrupted the normal business environment, and many found it to be immensely more preferable than the previous status quo.

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Cyber Chiefs are Trying New Ways to Attract Talent

Brad Egeland

Cybersecurity and risk executives are adopting new ways to attract talent, in part by looking outside degree requirements and traditional technology backgrounds. Organizations such as the International Information System Security Certification Consortium, or ISC2, say the demand for cybersecurity workers is far outstripping the available workforce. The nonprofit training organization estimates in its latest annual workforce study that around 2.72

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6 resource management techniques for successful projects and happier employees

Resource Guru

A new “virus” is going around, and it’s highly contagious. Quitagion ,” as the New York Times recently termed it, persuades employees to quit their jobs because they see co-workers making a choice to live better—higher pay, nicer benefits, a sense of workplace belonging, and work-life balance.

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The Big Payoff of Application Analytics

Outdated or absent analytics won’t cut it in today's data-driven applications. And they won’t cut it for your end users, your development team, or your business. Learn how 5 companies used embedded analytics to achieve huge returns and greater value than anticipated.

Risk Attitude and Risk Attitude Spectrum

Management Yogi

Risk attitude, risk appetite, risk tolerance, and risk threshold are all separate and distinct terms. Understanding of these terms are foundational in risk management and do proper risk management in the real-world.

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Overview of the PMBOK® Guide Seventh Edition – Lesson 2 Transcription


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Jeff Bongiovani’s webinar, Overview of the PMBOK® Guide Seventh Edition – Lesson 2, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

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The Certification Every Tech Project Manager Should have in 2022

Brad Egeland

–“That class was by far the best class I have ever had from Cheetah. I have given my recommendations to training teams here as I feel that each and every PMP Should take your Agile Class!” ” Become Cheetah Agile Certified Use code "BRADAGILE" for 10% off. I only endorse great things I'm sure about. If you have any questions about the certification, you can ask me directly. Contact me through my site or by email.

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How To Manage Your Project’s Schedule and Profitability


Every new project starts with a project plan. As a project manager, you’ll set out the objectives, determine how and when these will be achieved, and identify the tasks your team must complete along the way.

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The PM Revolution: Key Trends Propelling the Project Management Profession Into the Future

Speaker: Jesse Fewell, Principal Coach, Fewell Innovation

Join this high-energy webinar with Jesse Fewell, author, coach, and project management trainer, to get practical answers and insights into what is propelling the profession into the future.

How to Choose a GanttPRO Plan

GanttPRO Project Management

We developed a new approach to positioning plans of GanttPRO online Gantt chart maker. Let’s take a closer look at this update. New plans There are four pricing plans which […]. The post How to Choose a GanttPRO Plan first appeared on GanttPRO. blog-home-en Updates

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Managing Change Using the Kubler-Ross Change Model

The Strategic Project Manager

The Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Change Curve has come to be widely accepted as a model for the stages of change. It provides a useful perspective that is helpful in identifying where people are on their change journey.

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OnePlan Strategic Portfolio Management Solutions

Brad Egeland

OnePlan Strategic Portfolio Management Solutions ​ Organizations wish to adapt, innovate, and compete. In reality, they are like the people in them: complex, full of potential, and with old habits. Business agility means adopting the mindset, practices, and tools to become more value-focused and customer-obsessed.

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How To Successfully Manage Your Project’s Budget


You’ve just got a project off the ground and your client is expecting great things. But do you have a firm budget management plan? If you don’t, there are a number of things that could go wrong. You could end up overdelivering and wasting precious resources.

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The #1 Reason Why Sales Coaching is Critical to Your 2022 Sales Success

Speaker: Tim Hughes, Co-Founder and CEO of Digital Leadership Associates

Join Tim Hughes, Author of Social Selling – Influencing Buyers and Changemakers and Co-Founder/CEO of Digital Leadership Associates, as he details how investing in sales coaching will teach your team how to navigate social media and therefore create greater sales success.

Kanban Boards: Why To Use Them For Excellent Project Management


Kanban boards have proven to be quite useful in project management since they provide managers and teams with a clear view of the status of tasks and projects. Project management and team collaboration software help project managers and their teams execute enthusiastic ideas into actionable plans.

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4 tips that will help you with challenging conversations

Susanne Madsen

​ How to have challenging conversations Working effectively on a project, interacting with stakeholders and leading the team to deliver the best outcomes, require hundreds if not thousands of conversations. Not all of these conversations are going to be easy or pleasant.

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PMs - Are You Making $110,000? You Should Be

Brad Egeland

Become Cheetah Agile Certified Agile is an umbrella term for a number of project methodologies, Scrum being the most widely used. The Cheetah Agile approach ensures you have the bases covered on what it means to use an “Agile” approach to doing projects. At their core, all Agile project methodologies share common characteristics. When you become Cheetah Agile Certified, you are qualified to lead Agile projects, whatever the unique nuance of the specific agile method.

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