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How current are your risks?

Kiron Bondale

I’ve often referenced Dr. David Hillson’s definition of risk as “ uncertainty that matters ” in my articles about project risk management. The last word in that short sentence is critical.

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The Evolution of Leadership

Mike Griffiths

Thanks to Improving for inviting me to speak at the recent Improving Edge Summit. It was a great conference dedicated to leadership this year. A topic near and dear to my heart and the focus of my Leading Answers blog.

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8 Reasons Project Managers Need Public Speaking Skills


As a project manager, you must juggle many tasks, responsibilities, and people. You must know how to manage time and resources, and you need to be a great communicator. But one skill that’s not often discussed is public speaking.

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Software Development Estimation: A Quick Guide

Software development estimation is an essential part of many projects. Even before the planning stage , it’s critical to create an accurate forecast of the project’s duration, costs and more. Despite its importance, software development estimation is often overlooked.

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Cyber Security, Change Management and Enterprise Risk Management: Scaling Operations for Growth

Speaker: William Hord, Vice President of Risk Management and Compliance

Join us as we discuss the various tangents of data and the change management process that will help you make better risk-based business decisions to save time and money for your organization.

Project Quality Plan: The Easiest Guide (With Template)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The big risk as a project manager is that you hit all the project management success criteria: being on time and on budget, but what you deliver doesn’t meet the customer’s requirements.

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Andy Kaufman’s Best Project Management Advice: Risk Attitude, Stakes, & Relationships

Online PM Courses

What is Andy Kaufman's best Project Management advice? His best tips, tools, & insight? We talk Risk Attitude, Stakes, Relationships, & more. The post Andy Kaufman’s Best Project Management Advice: Risk Attitude, Stakes, & Relationships appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Understanding the Exception Report in Project Management

It’s a cliché to say that projects rarely deliver as planned, but it’s only a cliché because it’s true. As project issues arise, it’s important to take action. But how do you know what action to take?

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How To Be An Estimating Superhero

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I love things that make my job easier. A statistical model for estimating isn’t normally something I’d put in the ‘make my job easy’ box, but I might just have found one that works. William W. Davis, MSPM, PMP and Project Management Superhero. I caught up with William W.

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Cost management, and force majeure

Musings on Project Management

Are you doing a project under a contract from a sponsor?When When did you do the cost estimating for the price you signed up for?Is Is there a clause for "force majeure" (Look in the fine print in the contract's boilerplate)A lot of contractors (and their lawyers) are spending time on "force majeure"Three elements required:(1) unforeseeable event, (2) outside of the parties' control, that (3) renders. cost management Project Management

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The Innovative PM: Cultivating Creativity in the Evolving Hybrid Workspace

Speaker: Rachel Rai Henry, Founder of the Creative Flow School

In this one-of-a-kind webinar, speaker, creativity expert, and educator Rachel Rai Henry will walk you through the evolution of hybrid work management through the lens of creative flow.

Calming Project Management Anxiety


Remember that hit from the ’80s, “Who Can It Be Now”? The vocalist seems racked with paranoia, wondering who could be knocking on his door. “Is it the man come to take me away?” ” And later in the song, “go away, don’t come around here no more.”

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Intro To Lean Transformation in Project Management for Agile Teams


Embarking on a lean transformation journey requires some deep thinking and planning. Even though the concept of lean has been there for a long time now. However, lean transformation in project management is different.

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Otter Review (2022)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

When I asked over 200 project managers what task they would most like to drop, meetings were near the top of the list (just after project documentation). So what would life look like if it was easier to have meetings and take notes afterward? That’s what I use Otter for.

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Institutionalize Plagiarism


Ultimately, program managers are judged on results. Creating a positive program culture that facilitates excellent project management should produce excellent results. Having the correct program manager attributes, knowing how to manage stakeholders, implementing the most e?ective

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How to Build Data Experiences for End Users

Organizational data literacy is often addressed, but it’s uncommon to consider users’ data literacy levels when building products. Product managers need to recognize their end users' data literacy when building an application with analytic features.

The Future of Project Management

International Institute for Learning

Written By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D. Executive Director for Project Management. International Institute for Learning, Inc. For more than fifty years, project management has been in use but perhaps not on a world-wide basis.

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Product Portfolio Management: What It Is and Why It Matters for Business Leaders

Epicflow Blog

For the growing companies, it’s crucially important to keep track of all their products and make sure they are in demand and meet customers’ needs.

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How To Deal With Gossip At Work

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Beverly Flaxington. We all like a good chat about our colleagues, don’t we? On challenging projects with big teams there is always plenty to comment about, from why so-and-so was late to work to whether someone else is doing a good job.

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Understand the Project Manager Role


Project management is both a science and an art. The project manager is both scientist and artist. The science side is learning how to de?ne, ne, coordinate, and document the work; digging for the true need, not a super?cial

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Projects Deliver Products, Products Deliver Strategy

Speaker: Peter Monkhouse, Founder, NewGenP

This webinar will introduce a strategy implementation circle, which will demonstrate the role that projects and products play in assisting an organization with strategy implementation. The webinar will emphasize the importance of using an iterative approach to product development and project execution.

Best project scheduling software in 2022

Resource Guru

If your organization is struggling to keep projects on track with spreadsheets, emails, and files that seem to vanish right when you need them – you’ll be pleased to know that there’s a huge variety of project scheduling software out there that can put an end to your woes.

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Rolling out a 4-day work week at Scoro: why and how?


As the founder and CEO of Scoro , I’m incredibly excited to announce that we will be switching to a 4-day work week from July 1, 2022. This applies to our entire global staff of 140, with no compressed hours and no change in salary. . As a concept, the 5-day work week is rather outdated.

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Best Friday App Alternatives to Use in 2022


Friday app is an efficient Team Chat software. The app’s customizability, productivity, and effective communication make it enticing. You can utilize Friday. App to automate check-ins and status updates and centralize and track team and business goals progress.

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Survey Says – Three Keys To Project Success

PM Times

As successful project management is integral to thriving in today’s environment, what could be considered a lingering recession or somewhat of a recovery, the company that can deliver project results with absolute assurance will lead the race.

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The Definitive Guide to Embedded Analytics

Transform how you build value for your products with this definitive guide to embedded analytics.

Making Your Digital Transformation Journey Successful: An Overview of Its Essential Components

Epicflow Blog

Most people think of digital transformation in relation to the application of latest technologies. And they’re right, but only to some extent.

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How To Work Faster: 7 Tips To Get Work Done Before The Deadline


Have you ever found yourself hitting a wall at work? You have so many projects piled up, but you can’t do anything more than stare blankly at your computer screen… overwhelmed with stress and anxiety… unsure of where to even begin.

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5 Time Management Myths (Updated)

Liquid Planner Productivity

The French sculptor Auguste Rodin once said, “Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.” That may be true, but the reality is that your time is a scarce resource that must be cherished. Effective time management skills are much more than the concept of improving productivity.

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5 best Wrike alternatives in 2022 (with real reviews)

Resource Guru

To help your organization stay on top of internal tasks and client projects, you need systems in place to help your teams juggle the endless to-do lists of project work, meetings, and deadlines.

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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.

The Common Pitfalls on an Agile Journey and How to Avoid Them

Leading Agile

Many large-scale Agile Transformations are struggling. Some have failed. Others can’t figure out why things aren’t working after multiple attempts. It’s easy to blame the people, the process, and the culture. It’s especially easy to blame management.

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Project Scope Creep: How You Can Banish it For Good


“This time, it’s going to be different.”. Why do you get off the phone with your clients–so positive, ready, and confident it’ll be smooth sailing–yet the tides often turn the other way?

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Better Project Communications

International Institute for Learning

Written By Alan Zucker, PMP, PMI-ACP. Excellent “soft skills” differentiate the great project managers. Since 90% of a project manager’s time is spent with others , it is no surprise that communications and emotional intelligence are vital traits.

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