Sat.May 15, 2021 - Fri.May 21, 2021

The Ultimate Guide To Project Resource Management Plans

The Digital Project Manager

The post The Ultimate Guide To Project Resource Management Plans appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Leadership & Team Management PM Methodologies Topics

2021 194

Industrial Psychology for Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

Professor Tirado is a native New Yorker, and when he started out in this field he was one of 5 people in the world who married together managing initiatives through projects and industrial psychology.

2021 298

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

How to Actually Close a Project

Project Risk Coach

If you are like most project managers, you are managing several projects. And when you finish one, you are anxious to start your next assignment. However, I encourage you to actually close each project before moving to the next one. There are many benefits.

Fixed Price Contract: What You Need to Know for Your Project

Projects can’t start until the contractor and customer have come to an agreement on time, cost and more. To do so, they use contracts, and one of the more common types is the fixed-price contract.

2021 300

Insiders' Guide to Self-Service Analytics

Self-service analytics are vital for how your users interact and engage with your application. As you explore analytics solutions for your application, see why self-service analytics can prove critical to the adoption and stickiness of your application.

Could nudges help to increase psychological safety?

Kiron Bondale

In one of my earlier articles , I had proposed the use of behavioral nudges to help improve project governance.

2021 195

More Trending

Top Frustration #2: End to End Risk Management


Imagine you are managing a large project, which is strategically important and complex. At the outset, you realize there will be a number of risks, which if not managed well, could paralyze the outcome and have negative impacts on the project objectives.

2021 79

What Is Contract Administration? Key Practices and Processes

If you’ve ever worked on a large-scale project—especially a construction project—you’re familiar with the concept of contract administration. An employer hires a contractor to do work. The two parties come to an agreement on what the work will be, how long it will take and how much it is worth.

2021 300

How to Write a Project Plan


Abraham Lincoln said: “give me six hours to chop down a tree, and I will spend the first four hours sharpening the axe.” And Yogi Berra shared: “if you don’t know where you’re going, then you’ll end up someplace else.”

2021 78

Trust, but not trusting

Musings on Project Management

"They say" that trust is essential to any project team working effectively. To not trust is to layer on ineffective and non-value add efforts at surveillance, double checking, micro-management, etc and so on.Yet, nearly all projects of any significant scope are organized hierarchically:Some one is in chargeOthers "report to."Rules Rules are a tool; they can substitute for face-to-face. human factors Teamwork

2021 163

How to Accelerate Product Sales Virtually

Everyone sells online these days, but outselling the (virtual) competition requires following a few key principles. Yellowfin CEO Glen Rabie shares his insights on resonating with buyers in this short video.

Top 10 Most Important Agile Metrics That Define Your Success


Agile methodology has become synonymous with success. Over the past few years, Agile methodology has steadily climbed the stairs to become the best management methodology in business. It fosters constant improvement and efficient working.

Construction Bids: Mastering Construction Bidding

Construction projects are won by responding to solicitations or requests for proposals with a construction bid. It can often feel like a lot of work for possibly no return, but there’s a way to make a construction bid that doesn’t break the bank and sets your organization apart from the competition.

Make Every Minute Count: Why Time Tracking Still Matters


The term “time tracking” can bring to mind the outdated practice of punching in and out and bosses who furiously micro-manage every second of the workday. But these negative connotations overshadow the good side of time tracking.

2021 78

3 Proven Tips to Level Up Your Project Management in 2021


We’re sure that every project manager has a list of lists that they hope to get to rather sooner than later. As the business world continues to rapidly change from day to day, you should keep track of what’s important and let go of everything else.

2021 78

How to Measure DevSecOps Progress and Ensure Success

Speaker: Shannon Lietz, Director of DevSecOps Team, Intuit

The new DevSecOps team is up and running, and you feel ready to take on rising security threats while delivering quality software updates. But that leaves just one question: how do you monitor your new program as effectively and efficiently as possible? Join Shannon Lietz, Director of DevsecOps at Intuit, and award-winning innovator, to learn the answers to these questions so you can lead your DevSecOps team to the top!

12 Best Work from Home Apps to Use in 2021


The global pandemic situation has pushed humanity into the safety of their homes. While this was a stark reality, it also gave a wake-up call to many companies around the globe to finally embrace remote work protocols.

2021 78

Project Definition: The Meaning of a Project

What is the definition of a project, exactly? We talk a lot about specific facets of project management, but it’s sometimes valuable to start at the root and dig into the basics. In order to fully understand high-level project management concepts, it’s important to know the simple answers.

2021 292

How To Become a Successful SAFe Agile Coach?


What is SAFe agile. Scaled Agile is an agile framework for developing or delivering large products or solutions produced by multiple teams working in parallel at an enterprise level.

2021 52

A Word on Velocity

Leading Agile

Velocity, while seemingly a simple measure of team output, is quite often one of the most misconstrued metrics by organizations new to Agile ways of working – by both managers and the teams themselves.

2021 76

4 Approaches to Data Analytics

As the analytics landscape continues to evolve, application teams who need to embed dashboards, reports, and other analytics capabilities in their applications can choose from dozens of solutions. How do you differentiate one solution from the next?

An Introductory Guide to Systems Thinking


Systems thinking is a way to manage your organization in a way that looks at the bigger picture and connections that run through a business. Systems thinking helps create solutions that not only solve immediate problems but assists in running a more efficient workplace.

2021 78

YDS: Planned vs Actual is a TERRIBLE Metric for Scrum Teams!

On today’s episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: Planned vs Actual is a TERRIBLE Metric for Scrum Teams! Today's we explore "Planned vs Actual" and discuss why it's such a terrible metric for Scrum Teams.

2021 76

What Does Identity and Access Management Security Look Like?

Brad Egeland

Identity and Access Management (IAM) security is an essential part of overall IT security that manages digital identities and user access to data, systems, and resources within an organization. IAM security includes the policies, programs, and technologies that reduce identity-related access risks within a business. IAM programs enable organizations to mitigate risks, improve compliance, and increase efficiencies across the enterprise. What Are the Benefits of IAM Security?

2021 81

Webinar Recap: Project Performance Measurement – Part 3: Using MS Project to Track and Report on Performance


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Fletcher Hearn’s session, Project Performance Measurement – Part 3: Using MS Project to Track and Report on Performance, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

Analytics Best Practices: 5 Key Dashboard Design Principles

Explore 5 key principles that exist to ensure you create a relevant dashboard that guides and simplifies the user experience, makes it as easy as possible to interpret what is presented no matter its complexity, and increases the adoption of BI.

A 2021 Comprehensive Guide on Lean vs Agile Methodologies


You have heard about Project management, otherwise, you wouldn’t even be near this webpage right now. It is the way we manage all of the different tasks and elements related to the project development process, to make it a success.

2021 78

Step-by-Step Guide for Quality Management in Project Management

ProProfs Project Management

In a rush to meet deadlines, quality is somehow sidelined. It’s the last thing on a team’s mind when deadlines are near, and tasks are pending. . What an irony – The most important thing is sometimes the most ignored in project management. . Quality is much more than merely a process. .

2021 52

Changing Requirements in Project Management: How to Stay on Track

Epicflow Blog

Changing requirements is what project managers often have to deal with. Successful project implementation depends on a number of components that are important and interrelated.

2021 52

Long-Term Agile Planning: 7 Steps to Create an Agile Product Roadmap That Works (With Free Checklist!)


Agile product development has a chicken and egg problem. Building a product based on user feedback requires, well, feedback. But you need a product to get feedback in the first place. While many teams start by building an MVP (minimum viable product) to get feedback, there’s another option.

2021 78

2021 State of Analytics: Why Users Demand Better

As organizations become more data driven, their analytics requirements grow. Find out how knowledge workers use analytics and explore their needs and preferences.

6 Best Tsheets Alternatives to Use in 2021


Tsheets is one of the most powerful time tracking and time management tool out there for a while now. It is an incredible application to track the work hours of your team members, monitor different employee performances, and do other things like managing their payrolls.

2021 78

How to pass SAFe Agilist exam and get certified?


For SAFe Agilist certification, it is imperative to attend the Leading SAFe training, and the following can be used as an assessment preparation checklist post attending the training.

2021 52

Theoretical Bases of Formation and Development of Leadership Qualities

PM Times

Written by: Timothy Miller Quality leadership is an essential factor for the success of every business venture. Besides making optimal decisions, a good leader should boost their workers' morale and gain the most productivity from their team. However, what is it that makes a good leader?

2021 63