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The Hard Truth About Scalability: What To Know Before Scaling Up

The Digital Project Manager

The post The Hard Truth About Scalability: What To Know Before Scaling Up appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Sponsored

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3 Steps to Become the PMO for the Agile Enterprise


The end of the traditional Project Portfolio Management (PPM) world is near. It has been predicted that agile programs and product management will replace project management as the dominant approach for effective enterprise change and outcomes by 2023.

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Premortem on Projects: How to Do It & Why

You might have heard of a postmortem. It’s a meeting after the project has concluded, during which successes and failures are discussed with the project team. It’s a great way to learn from your mistakes and repeat those actions that worked as planned.

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12 Time Management Strategies of Highly Effective People


What is time management? Is it a manager telling you how to manage your time? Or is it simply keeping yourself as busy as possible to ensure you are always performing at peak productivity levels?

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.

In The Flow: How To Master Your Brain's Peak Productivity


The chirp of a bird outside your window breaks you from your trance. You look up from your desk and think: “Where was I?”. Productivity

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5 Project Management Techniques Every PM Should Know

The world of project management is vast. It covers many industries and requires a range of skills. But the common thread tying this diverse discipline together are the techniques that project managers use to get the job done.

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Contractor to Agency Worker

Arras People

With the proposed Off-Payroll Worker April 2020 legislation still on the cards, one of the consequences that many project management practitioners will face is the prospect of losing their status as a Contractor and becoming an Agency W orker!

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How open are YOU to changing your launch plans?

Kiron Bondale

During the last week PMI announced that, based on the feedback they had received from stakeholders, they would be delaying the significant changes to the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam which had originally planned to be launched in mid-December 2019 to July 1, 2020.

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How To Stay Organized As A Digital Project Manager

The Digital Project Manager

Many project managers are know how to stay organized in their physical space (you totally. The post How To Stay Organized As A Digital Project Manager appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General Topics

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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. Makes 2019 Austin Business Journal Fast 50

Our overarching goal at is to provide a seamless project management software experience for all of our customers. This is regardless of industry and scope of projects.

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About choice

Musings on Project Management

I've been working on a couple of projects with my wife. From her I get this little item in a text: I wasn't laughing. honestly! Buy them at any online book retailer! human factors

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Visual Communication for Better Project Results

Online PM Courses

Communication is a vital part of Project Management. To be a better PM, you need to communicate more effectively. And nothing beats visual communication. The post Visual Communication for Better Project Results appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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What Is Bridge24? Overview Of The Reporting And Exporting Tool For Project Management

The Digital Project Manager

In a 2000 PMI conference paper, the authors observed that there is a very wide. The post What Is Bridge24? Overview Of The Reporting And Exporting Tool For Project Management appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Sponsored

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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.

A Complete Guide to PMIS

An abundance of information is created, transferred and stored over the life cycle of a project. It seems people are always communicating and making constant updates. It’s easy for something to get lost in the mix. But what if that lost snippet is an essential direction or change?

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Business literacy

Musings on Project Management

In a recent essay, we learn that law students are now beginning to get courses and intern experience about running a real business. How novel! People who work for money acquiring an understanding of how money is made in a business. Business and the PMBOK? Now, looking through the PMBOK and similar guides and manuals, you'd be hard pressed to find much from a MBA agenda or even basic. Project Management

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Stakeholder Engagement Tips: 5 Tips For Project Managers | Video

Online PM Courses

Stakeholders - and good stakeholder engagement - are the key to a successful project. So, in this video, we have 5 stakeholder engagement tips for you. The post Stakeholder Engagement Tips: 5 Tips For Project Managers | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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How Much Time is Your Company Losing Switching Between Applications?


Note: This is an excerpt from our ebook, “The Top 4 Productivity Obstacles Every Business Must Face.” Download the full ebook to learn more. Years of technology adoption have led many businesses to have too many disconnected systems and experience difficulty in accessing information.

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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?

Turning Good Project Management into Great Project Leadership

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

In today’s complex business environment, projects are how work gets done – and the only way in which organisations can move the business forward.

What Should You Know about the PMP Exam 2019 Changes


The Project Management Professional (PMP®) examination offered by Project Management Institute (PMI) is changing by the end of this year. PMI made this announcement in June of 2019 and has made the new Examination Content Outline (ECO) available for aspiring PMPs. Why the Change?

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SoundNotes Live at Agile 2019: Day Four

Leading Agile

In the latest batch of videos from SoundNotes Live at Agile 2019, we sat down with eight more guests to discuss their latest projects, thoughts on Agile, and the talks they gave at the conference.

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3 Ways to Build a Project Management Hub


As work becomes increasingly complicated array of moving parts, digital marketers should think of themselves more as project managers. But without a centralized project management hub, this transformation is difficult.

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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.

Review Agile Governance and Audit

Henny Portman

Christopher Wright wrote the book Agile Governance and Audit – An overview for auditors and agile teams. Auditing of an agile way of working looks like an unexplored corner. There is not that much written about this topic.

Applying Details to the Task Form View


In a recent blog post article, I discussed how to apply and use the Task Entry view. This view, by the way, is a combination view or “split” view that includes the Gantt Chart view in the top pane and the Task Form view in the bottom pane.

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Fire and Forget? Strategic Planning is Broken

Leading Agile

At the Atlanta Scrum meetup, our Chief Methodologist, Dennis Stevens, recently delivered his talk entitled: Assumptions & Ambiguity Be Damned. Over the course of his presentation, he talked about the current state of strategic planning… Spoiler Alert: it’s broken.

Project Management Terminology: 15 Terms a Project Manager Must Know

PM Basics

Project Management Terminology Video. Do watch the video as it includes more visuals and explanations than the text below. Project Charter. I know many companies do not use a Project Charter to initiate a project. Nevertheless, in the minds of project managers, this terms has transformed.

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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.

Five Steps to Great Collaboration on Every Project

Brad Egeland

Wouldn’t it be nice if we knew we could have perfect collaboration on every project we were managing from now till the end of time? Or at least till we all decided we had something else to do other than handle project teams and manage projects? If everyone could work well and play well with everyone else, put all egos aside and focus on the common goals of the project, delivery team and client, we would all be happy focused team members and likely pretty successful too.

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Why Time Management is Important (25 Proven Hacks)


If we talk in the context of why time management is important, I have to agree that a lot of us waste it as an indispensable resource. Imagine your entire day spent, while you did nothing of value. This could be interpreted as time wasted in the form of doing useless stuff for yourself and for people around you. Wouldn’t you agree and do something better instead? Sadly, many of us are guilty of this predicament.

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10 reasons that define the importance of teamwork at workplace


Importance of Teamwork and Tips to Become a Team Player It takes both sides to build a bridge. All the great people or great achievements are the product of some great collaborations, some great team efforts. “If If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” ?—?Henry