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If there's no Plan B.

Musings on Project Management

If there's no Plan B, then the first rule is "Make Plan A work!"And And it might require that you be aggressive about making Plan A work. no fooling around.No Plan BWait! Isn't there always a Plan B somewhere?A A general officer once told me: If there's no Plan B, invent it!Insure Insure for failure?Maybe Maybe you can insure against the failure of Plan A. Perhaps that's your Plan B -- just get your money back, Project Management

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What is Disciplined Agile (DA)? | Video

Online PM Courses

There are many different Agile methods. In this video, I want to answer the question, what is the PMI's Disciplined Agile, DA? The post What is Disciplined Agile (DA)? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Agile Project Management Project Management: What is. disciplined agile video

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The Next Wave of Project Management: Planning Intelligence

LiquidPlanner

There are so many impactful quotations about planning. Here are just a few that you might recognise: “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!” Benjamin Franklin. “An An hour of planning can save you 10 hours of doing.” Dale Carnegie. “A A goal without a plan is just a wish.”

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Project Management, Product Management, and Strategy

The Strategic Project Manager

What is the difference between project and product management? This post explores the similarities and differences between the two, the competencies required, building teams for each, the comparative life cycles, and strategic impacts. It also explores how program management interacts with both.

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Level up Culture & EQ | Sign up for the #CultureDrop

Once a week, culture & leadership expert Galen Emanuele gives free, actionable EQ training in 5 minutes or less. Subscribe to the #CultureDrop and access free resources & content.

A Guide to MS Excel for Project Management

Techno-PM

Project management is the process of creating and monitoring processes successfully. Every enterprise works on multiple operations simultaneously, and project management ensures the projects are effective, organised, and ready for execution.

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How to build the best project team: The 4 key features

Inloox

What makes a good project team? At the beginning of each project, the project manager has to put together a suitable project team. For this purpose, the requirements of the respective project are usually evaluated. To meet these requirements, certain project-specific skills are needed.

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How to Collect Requirements (as a Project Manager)

PM Basics

As a project manager , you should facilitate and organize the efforts to collect requirements. However, from time to time you may need to write requirements yourself. So, below I’ll explain everything a project manager needs to know about collecting project requirements.

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How to Measure Project Profitability

ProjectManager.com

As projects are all about the bottom line, you can imagine the importance of project profitability in project management. Being able to determine beforehand whether a project will turn a profit is how organizations can decide which projects to initiate and which ones to skip.

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Clarifying Misconceptions of the Big Launch

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Do you think that your project should have a ‘launch’ event? In this extract from The Science of Growth, Sean Ammirati shows that a single, formal big launch isn’t always what kickstarts a company (or a project) into the big league.

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Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualization Will Never Be Enough

Five years ago, data visualizations were a powerful way to differentiate a software application. Today, free visualizations seem to be everywhere. Two trends are forcing application providers to rethink how they offer analytics in their products.

Review: Xebrio Project Management Software Solution

Brad Egeland

Project management consists of a collection of tasks broken down into several phases to reach the final aim of project completion. Using just one project management tool to follow this process is uncommon.

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Why Deadlines Promote Procrastination

Inloox

Deadlines play a central role in the project context. They ensure that tasks are completed on time so that subsequent tasks can start according to plan and the project is completed by the agreed deadline.

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How to Write a Business Requirements Document (BRD)

ProjectManager.com

It’s easy to get lost in the weeds when you’re managing a project. There are day-to-day operations that the project manager obsesses over, but they also need to see the big picture. That’s why a business requirements document is so important.

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Don't risk the team (in extremis)!

Musings on Project Management

Are you on one of those death march projects about to burn out. Want some time off? Perhaps it's in the plan Formula solution Google among others -- Microsoft, etc -- are well known for the "time off, do. what you want toward self improvement and personnel innovation" model; formulas like that lend objectivity to the process (not playing. favorites, etc). Note: more on this in the "6x2x1". human factors Project Management

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How to Improve Team Effectiveness & Reduce Workplace Stressors Through Exceptional Culture

Speaker: Galen Emanuele - President, Shift Yes LLC

Having a great workplace culture increases engagement and performance, yet many leadership teams lack the tools they need to successfully develop one. In this webinar, you will receive guidance on how to adapt your workplace culture and improve your employee experience.

Review: TeamHeadquarters IT Project Service Platform

Brad Egeland

As part of my new Project Management related software review series, I am reviewing a great entry from Entry software - TeamHeadquarters. TeamHeadquarters is very scalable and capable have managing small and large projects equally well.

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Artificial Intelligence And Transformation Team Implications

International Institute for Learning

By Dr. Elissa Farrow. Views on Artificial Intelligence (AI), its future use and impact on organisations and society are often polarised (Farrow, 2019; van Belkom, 2020).

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Best of PMTimes: 5 Tactics To Successfully Handle Multiple Projects Simultaneously

PM Times

Managing multiple projects at the same time can be an absolute n-i-g-h-t-m-a-r-e. You need to keep track of your projects’ moving parts, ensure you’re using the right processes and strategies, stay within deadline, keep your employees motivated, and be mindful of your expenses.

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Top 13 tools for remote employee onboarding

Proofhub

Top 13 Tools For Remote Employee Onboarding The number of remote employees in the workforce is on the rise as companies are realizing the benefits of distributed teams.

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Modern Data Architecture for Embedded Analytics

Data has gone from a mere result of applications & processes to being crowned king. Picking the right avenue to data architecture depends on your organization’s needs. Development teams should build in stages, starting with a task that can be solved.

Future of Hybrid Work and Cybersecurity Risks

Brad Egeland

As a larger percentage of the U.S. workforce continues to take advantage of remote or hybrid working styles, many companies now face new cybersecurity risks and challenges as the world returns, reimagines and retools for the new normal. The tools companies put into place to engage with B2B and B2C customers during the pandemic are here to stay. Consumers are increasingly wanting to engage with organizations using social media and SaaS tools.

Artificial Intelligence And Transformation Team Implications

International Institute for Learning

By Dr. Elissa Farrow. Views on Artificial Intelligence (AI), its future use and impact on organisations and society are often polarised (Farrow, 2019; van Belkom, 2020).

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Roles And Responsibilities Of A SAFe® Product Owner

Agilemania

As the technology is growing and evolving, the demand for SAFe® Product Owners is also increasing. Organizations are also transforming, initially, companies transitioned from waterfall to agile now they are implementing SAFe®-.

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Automated RAID logs & Action logs versus Spreadsheets (Part 1)

Traxidy

Automated RAID logs & Action logs versus Spreadsheets (Part 1). By: Steve McBroom, CEO, Traxidy. Click to follow me on LinkedIn). A RAID log is the best place for Project Managers (PM) to organize, track and manage all the smaller, but key work items that support the project schedule and plan.

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Blueprint to Modernize Analytics

The longer you wait to modernize your application’s analytics, the longer it will take for you to realize this value. A blueprint helps you define your new solution, plot out how to get there, and determine what you’ll need in terms of time and resources.

3 Steps to Better Project Meetings

Brad Egeland

Meetings. Do you consider meetings fun? Do you look forward to your next meeting or do you sigh as you leave your office and head for the conference room? I'm guessing most of us fall into the latter category. I think most people try to avoid meetings like the plague.

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Why Your People Don’t Speak Up

International Institute for Learning

By Zena Everett. Do you need people to share more ideas, challenge the status quo, point out opportunities and generally speak up more? . This is a common challenge I’m encountering now: employees need to be coming up with suggestions but seem to have become passive.

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How should I study for the PMP exam and how long should that take?

Kiron Bondale

After “ What certification should I get after the PMP? “, the next most common certification-related question I see on LinkedIn and ProjectManagement.com discussion groups is asking how to get ready to write the PMP exam and how much elapsed time should be allowed for this effort.

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How to Create and Manage a Winning Project Budget

Teamweek

Put a rough project cost estimate together and send it to the client for approval–poof, you’ve got a winning project budget. Or do you? Anyone can create a client budget for a project. But not everyone can create one that has a healthy profit margin. You know that saying….

Best Practices for Deploying & Scaling Embedded Analytics

Today, sophisticated capabilities such as adaptive security, predictive analytics, workflow, and writeback are taking analytics far beyond basic dashboards and reports. With cutting-edge capabilities like these, application teams are able to differentiate their products from the competition.

TeamHeadquarters Integrated Help Desk, Project Management, and Asset Management Software

Brad Egeland

TeamHeadquarters from Entry Software organizes and effectively manages your IT department with ultimate control and accuracy by combining common practices for support, service management, project management, and asset management into a common software platform.

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Why Your People Don’t Speak Up

International Institute for Learning

By Zena Everett. Do you need people to share more ideas, challenge the status quo, point out opportunities and generally speak up more? . This is a common challenge I’m encountering now: employees need to be coming up with suggestions but seem to have become passive.

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Mind Mapping for Adults with ADHD: Organise your information with MindGenius.

MindGenius

For many, mind mapping is a fantastic tool for creating projects and collaborating with your team. However mind mapping can be a great way to organize, prioritise and structure your ideas in a better way.

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