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People Aren’t Resources! Or Are They?

Epicflow Blog

There are the following types of resources in project management: Services. Equipment. Materials. Money. Space. Time . Labor. If the first 6 above-mentioned kinds of resources are clear and are beyond exception, but the last one is quite controversial.

2020 59

Setting Standards For Your Internal Communication: 9 Tips For Maximizing Team Communication

Proofhub

There are two things about the functionality of an office that are certain: a business cannot operate successfully without effective internal communication, and the way an office communicates internally affects every single other aspect of the business. Let those two thoughts sink in.

2020 78

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Overcoming collaboration overload: How to choose (and use) the best collaboration tools for your team

Planio

Collaboration overload and why to avoid it? It’s become a bit of a running joke in modern office environments that “work” gets in the way of actually doing any work.

2020 91

Various Approaches For Agile Transformation

Agilemania

Often, we encounter questions such as- How are organizations transforming in the name of agile? What patterns have you seen so far? Which one works better?

2020 52

Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life with Nir Eyal

Speaker: Nir Eyal

Ever get the feeling the world is full of too many distractions? Research shows the ability to stay focused is a competitive advantage, in work and in life. However, in an age of ever-increasing demands on our attention how do we stay productive and stay sane? In this webinar, Nir provides research-backed, practical advice, and memorable strategies for managing distraction and our time. Nir Eyal shares findings of his five years of research into how to master what he calls, "the skill of the century," the power to be "Indistractable."

Agile| Why Agile is a Humane Way to Work

Stepping Into Project Management

Hello there. This article was published in Project Management.com Years ago, when I first heard of agile making waves, I was curious enough to pay for a class out of my own pocket to learn more. By the end of the two-day session, I knew I wanted to be associated with agile.

2020 41

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How to Help your Team to be More Productive

Virtual Project Consulting

A project leader has much influence over a team's productivity. Here are 10 ways to help your team to be more productive. Project Management productivity project management software project management software online Wrike

2020 52

How to Use a Work OS to Supercharge Your Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

Have you ever wanted a superpower? Maybe the power to look through meeting room walls? Or to teleport yourself between locations to support your virtual team?

2020 208

Realizing The Vision of Agile Portfolio Management

Keyedin

KeyedIn launches v7.0 of its award-winning PPM solution. We are excited to formally announce the latest updates to our industry-leading Project Portfolio Management solution that is a major step forward in the advancement of our Agile Portfolio Management vision.

2020 85

The only thing we have to fear on projects is…

Kiron Bondale

“ … the only thing we have to fear is…fear itself. ” When FDR spoke those words as part of his presidential inaugural address in March 1933, it was meant to inspire a nation to recover from the depths of the Great Depression.

2020 170

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.

How to Make a Resource Breakdown Structure (RBS)

ProjectManager.com

There are many aspects to planning a project. They tend to revolve around the triple constraint of time, cost and scope. One such orbit is resources.

2020 253

Top 5 Tips for Implementing OKRs on Your Team

LiquidPlanner

I’ve always been a productive person , but coming up with long-term, meaningful goals has never been my strong suit.

2020 92

PMP or PRINCE2? Unraveling the Knot

Online PM Courses

PMP or PRINCE2? is a common question from project professionals who want a qualification to strengthen their resumé. We'll give you the answers. The post PMP or PRINCE2? Unraveling the Knot appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

2020 92

Ten Ways to Improve Your Project Today

Brad Egeland

Maybe all of your projects are going strong right now. But if you’re like me and you are overseeing 5-6 projects at a time and we know that there is a greater than 50% failure rate (to some degree) on technical projects, then it’s likely that at least one of your projects is struggling.

2020 96

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.

The Best Asana Alternatives You Need to Try in 2020

ProjectManager.com

Asana has positioned itself as a work management platform. It can be used by teams to help them stay on top of their assignments, whether those are project tasks or daily tasks for everyday business. Of course, Asana doesn’t own the patent on productivity.

2020 253

Why Modern Businesses Choose Private Cloud Providers

LiquidPlanner

We stand witness to the mass migration of businesses to the cloud – in early stages, it represented a competitive advantage, while now it has become almost mandatory for businesses that strive for growth. Be that as it may, one of the unyielding benefits of cloud technology is its accessibility.

2020 92

The 20-Percent Startup Solution

MPUG

How to stop playing games with your project schedule. Most baselined project plans are inaccurate because they have unrealistic start dates, finish dates, work hours, costs, and/or durations.

2020 56

Celoxis Ranks #1 on Gartner for PM Software - Here's Why

Brad Egeland

Did you know that project management software leader Celoxis ranked first on Gartner ? With Celoxis you get enterprise-class features, dynamic dashboards & tons of customizations in one economical solution. Here's some key points as to why Celoxis is the leading choice for PM software needs.

2020 96

Before Transforming The Experience, You Need to Disrupt Yourself

Speaker: Vivek Bedi, Product Expert and Keynote Speaker

Every company is (soon to be) a technology company. Undergoing digital transformation is the key to succeeding in this digital era - but the process isn’t all innovation and shiny new tech. Join Vivek Bedi, a product expert with 18 years of experience across Fortune 100 companies and startups alike, as he shares his expertise on how to strike the right transformation balance and change your product mindset.

How to Execute a Needs Assessment

ProjectManager.com

What does your project need? It’s not a simple question. It is a springboard that launches the planning of any successful project. You can have all your resources lined up and ready to go, but the plan is the rule by which everything else is measured and ordered.

2020 253

All About Project Deliverables & How to Manage Them

ProProfs Project Management

“Success in life is about project management. Determine deliverables, make milestones, and always pursue the critical path.” . ? Ryan Lilly. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that ‘Deliverable’ is the favorite word of every project manager, as they use this term multiple times in a day. .

2020 62

Tying the Investment Tier Back to Agile Delivery w/ Matt Smith

Leading Agile

Listen to the SoundNotes Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to SoundNotes on: Apple Podcasts. Google Play. Spotify. Soundcloud.

2020 71

How to Frame the Start of Any Work Conversation

Brad Egeland

The first minute of any discussion is the one opportunity to get the attention of your audience, and prepare them to understand the message you are about to deliver.

2020 109

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?

Garbage In, Garbage Out: How to Prepare Your Data for AI-Driven Project Management Tools

Epicflow Blog

The work in digital project management is impossible without data analysis. The thing is that the amount of data can be enormous which makes it impossible for a human brain to process it. In order to make your PM software perform its duties diligently, you have to carry out yours properly.

2020 54

What is a Minimum Viable Product – MVP? | Video

Online PM Courses

The term MVP has become common in Agile project management. In this video, I answer the question, 'What is a Minimum Viable Product, or MVP?'. The post What is a Minimum Viable Product – MVP? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Agile Project Management Project Management in Under 5 Minimum Viable Product MVP video

2020 71

Overseeing 135 book reviews, what stands out?

Henny Portman

I provided book reviews for all eight issues of a Dutch Project Management Magazine (Vakblad Projectmanagement). I used, for these eight reviews, book reviews that I wrote for this blog and www.managementboek.nl.

2020 61

Don't Rely on Luck - How to Make Project Success Repeatable

Brad Egeland

Realizing that a majority of projects fail to some degree, anything we can do as project managers or organizational leaders to help ensure the success of our project engagements is definitely a good thing…a very necessary thing. Is it easy? Well, not really or everyone would be doing it.

2020 105

Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

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

What Are the Most Important Options Settings in Microsoft Project?

MPUG

Introduction. Microsoft Project offers three types of options in the Project Options dialog. These option types include: Application Options – These options control how the software looks and works, and they impact every project you open.

2020 56

Setting Standards For Your Internal Communication: 9 Tips For Maximizing Team Communication

Proofhub

There are two things about the functionality of an office that are certain: a business cannot operate successfully without effective internal communication, and the way an office communicates internally affects every single other aspect of the business. Let those two thoughts sink in.

2020 78

HMRC Announce Changes to Off-Payroll Working Rule

Arras People

The HMRC today announced a subtle change to the introduction of the Off-Payroll Working Rules which will come into force from the 6 th April 2020.

2020 222