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How to Develop a Project Summary

Project Risk Coach

You get on the elevator with someone who asks you about your upcoming project. Can you clearly describe your project in 60 seconds? Let's look at how to develop a project summary. Perhaps you are on the way out of a meeting with senior leaders when a Vice President asks you about your project. She says, "I only have a minute, but could you give me a brief summary of the project?" Your ability to describe your projects helps others understand your projects.

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Scope creep: 6 ways to win against the scariest villain in project management

Resource Guru

Nobody likes a creep. . And if you ask any seasoned project manager, the worst kind of creep comes in the form of scope creep. It’s the last thing they’d want to encounter in a dark alley late at night.

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The first two questions in Risk Management

Musings on Project Management

Doing a little risk management?Here Here are your first two questions:Can I afford the downside? Interpret that question with these rewordings: In effect, can I afford to let the risk go unmanaged, or can I afford to take the risk, given I have a choice?)Can Can I improve the chances that the risk event won't happen, or can be somewhat mitigated, if I can obtain more knowledge? This is the classical. Risk Management

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Scrum Guide: All You Want to Know about How to Deliver a Scrum Project

Online PM Courses

Scrum is by far the most widely used Agile Methodology. And its simplicity makes Scrum an excellent entry into Agile Project Management. The post Scrum Guide: All You Want to Know about How to Deliver a Scrum Project appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Agile Project Management

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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.

4 Useful Mind Mapping Techniques For Project Managers

The Digital Project Manager

Project managers have a lot of responsibilities on their plate. The job can be quite demanding, from ensuring that projects are completed on time and within budget to ensuring that all stakeholders are happy. One of the most important tools at a project manager’s disposal is mind mapping.

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Which risks were realized for my campaign project?

Kiron Bondale

Those of you who read my articles regularly will know that I took a hiatus from writing about leadership and delivery topics over the past couple of months to focus on my first time campaign running for one of the city councilor seats in Welland.

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How to Write a Project Plan (with free Template)

Planio

Despite all of your hard work, the honest truth is that 70% of all projects will fail to meet their goals. But while there are countless reasons why projects fail — scope creep , budget overrun, lack of stakeholder support — there’s one roadblock that’s easily avoided.

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How To Set Up A Project Management Dashboard The Right Way

The Digital Project Manager

Project managers are a rare breed. When the U.S. federal government sat down to simply describe the duties of a project manager, the document turned into a 188-page book. Learning how to set up a project management dashboard is one of those challenges, but it’s totally worth doing.

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16 Remote Employee Benefits Ideas to Boost Your Perks Package

Teamweek

Great remote employee benefits go far beyond the standard offer of flexible hours and an all-you-need tech stack. That’s a given. The modern remote employee has significantly higher expectations for the benefits package. What’s changed? Data suggests we’re entering a more mature remote work era: 99% of remote workers say they see themselves working remotely, at least some of the time, for the rest of their careers.

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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.

How to Plan a Virtual Event: Virtual Event Planning Checklist

ProjectManager.com

Businesspeople tend to prefer meeting in person. But after a period of virtual events, it’s hard to let go of that digital luxury. Virtual event planning has become commonplace even as events return to IRL or offer hybrid options. The desire to remain virtual in some cases is understandable.

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Critical Chain in Managing Multiple Projects

LiquidPlanner

Project management methods have evolved for centuries, from records at the Pyramid at Giza to rebuilding London churches after the Great Fire of London in 1666, to the Great Western Railway.

Using OneNote For Project Management: Easy Templates & Meeting Minutes

The Digital Project Manager

Microsoft OneNote is the underrecognized superhero of a project manager’s world. Many people tend to overlook the product for what they feel are flashier note taking tools, like EverNote, Notion, or Clickup.

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White House announces 100-day sprint on chemical sector cybersecurity

Brad Egeland

The Biden administration on Wednesday launched an effort to protect the country’s chemical sector from cyberattacks, the latest bid to shore up the nation’s critical infrastructure against digital assault.

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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.

Event Management: A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

Having an event is a like executing a project. It has a plan that’s executed by a team with a deadline with the final deliverable being the event. Just like a project, event management is the way you make sure everything seamlessly comes together for your stakeholders.

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Software Tools or not Software Tools? That is the question. The way to achieve Enterprise Agility

PM Times

The way to achieve Enterprise Agility How many times we have heard about agile, Jira, Kanban, etc., and everything related to agile philosophy? Today we can find a lot of software tools to manage projects or processes using agile methods.

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Using OneNote For Project Management: Easy Templates & Meeting Minutes

The Digital Project Manager

Microsoft OneNote is the underrecognized superhero of a project manager’s world. Many people tend to overlook the product for what they feel are flashier note taking tools, like EverNote, Notion, or Clickup.

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5 Reasons Why TeamHeadquarters Will Organize And Simplify Your Project Delivery Service

Brad Egeland

In this next instalment of my exclusive “5 Reasons Why…: series I am doing an overview of 5 reasons why you should be looking over Entry’s TeamHeadquarters platform to organize your project delivery process.

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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.

Event Management: A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

Having an event is a like executing a project. It has a plan that’s executed by a team with a deadline with the final deliverable being the event. Just like a project, event management is the way you make sure everything seamlessly comes together for your stakeholders.

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The Complete Guide to SAFe vs Agile for Project Managers

nTask

As a project manager, you must have heard about different project management methodologies like Scrum, Agile and SAFe. While each of these is designed to better the management process and improve overall performance, it is important to understand the differences between various methodologies.

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4 Useful Mind Mapping Techniques For Project Managers

The Digital Project Manager

Project managers have a lot of responsibilities on their plate. The job can be quite demanding, from ensuring that projects are completed on time and within budget to ensuring that all stakeholders are happy. One of the most important tools at a project manager’s disposal is mind mapping.

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Roles and Responsibilities of Business Owners in SAFe®

Agilemania

Self-Managing Agile Teams and Agile Release Trains are essential to success with SAFe®. This means there should be a significant change in the traditional management mindset. Instead of directly supervising work by assigning tasks and activities, managers lead by establishing a mission and vision.

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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.

How to Quickly Calculate Your Project’s Risks for Success

MPUG

Assessing Risk. Countless studies over the last four decades point to similar findings: Approximately 50% of projects you undertake will be late and/or over budget, and approximately 25% will be cancelled. The success of a project depends on people, not on technology or tools.

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Project tracker 101-How Setting up Realistic Goals toward Successful Task Completion Works?

nTask

People that are inspired by success evaluate not only what they want to achieve, but also strategies and implementation solutions to reach their goals.

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The 5 Best Employee Time Tracking Software

Teamweek

Nobody likes timesheet entries. It’s time-consuming and relies too much on memory. The solution? Employee time tracking software. But with nearly 600 time tracking apps , how do you pick the best time tracking software for you and your team?

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Top 7 Benefits of SAFe® Training for a Product Owner / Manager

Agilemania

The agile philosophy is at the core of Product Management. Teams can build products faster and more efficiently by utilizing agile methodologies from the Product Management perspective. Many agile teams can benefit from SAFe®’s alignment, collaboration, and delivery strategies.

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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.

Is Schedule Risk Analysis Worth It?

MPUG

Introduction. Many ‘Request for Proposal’ (RFP) documents require that a Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA) must be performed on the submission. Performing an SRA is also promoted as a ‘Best Practice’ by most professionals in our industry.

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Matrix Management for Strategic Projects

International Institute for Learning

By Dr. Harold Kerzner. Introduction. In the past 40-50 years, there has been a great deal of literature published discussing the pros and cons of matrix management as well as step-by-step instructions on how to make it work well.

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How to Control Project Scope and Avoid Scope Creep

PM Basics

You’ll get into the implementation phase of a project at some point. You need to start to control project scope right away. Most of all, you need to focus your attention on scope creep. I’ve been managing software development projects for more than 11 years.