Sat.May 18, 2019 - Fri.May 24, 2019

Using Divergent Thinking to Become a Better Leader

ProjectManager.com

Leadership, if anything, is a creative way to think and engage with people and situations, while guiding and setting an example for others. This, of course, requires high-stakes decisions, and the way you think can greatly impact your team, your company and your career.

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Why Your Team Misses Their Deadlines

Workzone

In the words of Douglas Adams , “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”. Unfortunately, too many of us can relate to the feeling of watching deadlines whoosh past without deliveries or milestones being met.

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10 Simple Ways to Prepare a Holiday Handover at work (with email templates)

Girl's Guide to PM

We’re approaching the summer holidays – yes, really! – and if your projects have run like mine this year, your carefully planned deadlines no longer coincide with the dates that you are going to be out of the office. I don’t like going away and leaving my work in someone else’s hands.

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Discover The Best Gantt Chart Maker For Your Projects in 2019

The Digital Project Manager

This Gantt chart software review answers FAQs about Gantt charts and helps you quickly find the best Gantt chart maker for your projects. The post Discover The Best Gantt Chart Maker For Your Projects in 2019 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Best Tools Tools Tools Planning

2019 309

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.

Fundamental Digital Marketing Metrics

ProjectManager.com

Tracking the results of a campaign is inherent to marketing success, but identifying the right marketing metrics and KPIs to track vary per business, and even per campaign.

2019 284

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The Glass Cliff in Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

Women working in project management have come a long way in shattering glass ceilings and revolutionizing the workforce. But there is always more work to be done. Once high-performing women in project management are introduced to the glass ceiling, they are likely to meet the glass cliff.

2019 342

Float Software Overview – Scheduling App & Planning Tool For Teams

The Digital Project Manager

What is Float, and what does it do? Learn all about the benefits and features of this project management tool in this detailed overview. The post Float Software Overview – Scheduling App & Planning Tool For Teams appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Tools Sponsored

2019 232

Using the STAR Method to Crush Your Next Interview

ProjectManager.com

Some people excel at job interviews, and then there’s the rest of us. The truth is, you are being judged, and it’s normal to feel anxious when you’re under the spotlight. So, given these stressful circumstances, how can you relax and show your best self? Well, there are many ways.

2019 283

Defeating the multitasking monster

Kiron Bondale

Multiple research studies have shown the negative impacts of multitasking. Whether it is the waste generated by context switching, the elevated stress levels for staff or the increased cost of poor quality, few people would assert that it is a good practice for knowledge-based work.

2019 181

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?

Five Ways to Identify Your Personal Strengths and Apply Them to Project Work

LiquidPlanner

Does your job leverage your natural strengths? If you’re doing work that doesn’t tap into your greatest strengths, your performance and motivation will suffer along with your career.

2019 137

Find The Best Help Desk Software: 2019 Expert Review

The Digital Project Manager

What is helpdesk software, and how do you choose the right one for your business? Here’s a list of the top helpdesk tools and the criteria we used to evaluate them. The post Find The Best Help Desk Software: 2019 Expert Review appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Best Tools Tools

2019 247

8 Steps for Introducing Your Team to a New Project Management Software Solution

MavenLink

Implementing new project management software can be challenging and exciting. This tool can not only help increase data and tracking in your projects but can also maximize efficiency, resources, and margins.

2019 99

Velocity in Scrum, actually

Gunther Verheyen

In complex and uncertain environments, more is unknown than is known. There is much we don’t know. What we know is subject to change. Only what we have achieved is known (unless we prefer to cover up). Progress is in what we have done, more than in what we plan to do.

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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.

Project Resource Management: A Comprehensive Guide [Part 1]

Online PM Courses

Nothing gets done unless people do it. And people need tools, materials, and a place to work. So, Project Resource Management is an essential skill set. The post Project Resource Management: A Comprehensive Guide [Part 1] appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

2019 106

How to Manage People Who May Be Older Or Wiser Than You

Teamweek

The first time I encountered the term ‘Baby Boss,’ I cringed. I can’t remember the name of the women’s magazine now, but the article was directed at professionals who found themselves reporting to a much-younger new boss.

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Agile Teams Defined

Leading Agile

Whitepaper Lead a Structured and Disciplined Agile Transformation Download Now. There’s no success in Agile outside the context of a team. Forming teams is just that important. So, what is a team? The Scrum Guide implies what a team should be, but we want to get super explicit.

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Musings on Project Management

Counting, positioning, or measuring: what's in a number? Remember pre-school or kindergarten: we all "learned our numbers". but did we? Want to count something? Just use the integers, starting at 0 and going in familiar step: 1, 2, 3. The count takes on the dimension of what you are counting: dollars, inches, meters, liters, etc You can do arithmetic on count, but because of the. Project Management Risk Management system engineering

2019 163

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

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

#NoEstimates Outlook in 2019: Is It Still Relevant?

Epicflow Blog

The #NoEstimates movement is a project management trend that started seven years ago within the Agile community. The movement aims at increasing productivity in the domain of software development by promoting management agility.

2019 82

5 Things Your CEO Should Know About Cybersecurity

Brad Egeland

I’m pretty sure by now that executives in organizations – especially organizations with some sensitive data to secure – are paying at least some cursory attention to cyber security and cyber crime.

2019 153

What is a Well-Formed Backlog?

Leading Agile

At LeadingAgile we believe that the ability to realize the benefits of an Agile approach begins with there core things: stable teams, a well-formed backlog, and the ability to consistently deliver working tested software.

2019 95

What is a Construction Project Manager Responsible for?

Taskque

A construction project manager can be construed as the conductor of an orchestra. They direct fellow workers and provide instructions so that all team members can work together harmoniously to create a flawless, high-rise marvel in the form of Burj Khalifa.

Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Project Management Life Cycle-Iterative & Adaptive

iZenBridge

All projects across industries follow a life cycle approach. Often I have seen there are so many questions in mind for many PMP® aspirants on different types of life cycles. Why do we need anything other than predictive life cycle, which goes quite sequential and looks perfect?

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Brad Egeland

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2019 140

What is an Assumptions Log? | Video

Online PM Courses

You won't be able to proceed very far on your project, without making assumptions. So, what is an Assumptions Log? The post What is an Assumptions Log? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management in Under 5 Project Risk Management

2019 92

Will AI Actually Take Over 80% Of A Project Manager’s Job?

The Digital Project Manager

The post Will AI Actually Take Over 80% Of A Project Manager’s Job? appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Dear DPM DPM Podcast Videocasts

2019 312

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 Ultimate List of Team Building Activities, Games, and Icebreakers

Teamweek

What are team building activities? Picture your team as a clock. There are many functioning parts within this clock that are required to work together flawlessly in order for the clock to be accurate.

2019 83

5 Tips for Successful Agile Adoption

Brad Egeland

From Jama Software How To Scale Agile Across an Organization Successfully implementing Agile within a company requires learning new skills and aligning disparate teams. Most often, Agile is embraced by a development team and the biggest challenges come from addressing how the rest of the organization will adapt. This process can be especially difficult in regulated and governed industries where disorganization can create issues in safety-critical products.

2019 117

Hybrid vs Agile Approach: Which is Better for Efficient Project Management

ProProfs Project Management

You start working on a new project. Not having any set method in place, you simply start planning and execute the project as it seems fit. Will the project see the light of day? Probably not, right?

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