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Top challenges for project sponsors

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Ron Rosenhead, co-author of Strategies for Project Sponsorship. Are you wondering how to build a better relationship with your project sponsor?

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The Shape of Projects


Introduction. In this article, I’m referring to IT projects with the ‘shape’ of them being their visible form. Projects, IT projects in particular, come in many different shapes (i.e., plans).

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Self-Leadership: How to Become a HERO


Content. What does Self-leadership mean? Become aware of yourself. Regulate yourself. Find your intrinsic motivation. Become a HERO. Karim Benzema is a phenomenon. Last May, the soccer star brought the possibly most coveted silverware, the UEFA Champions League trophy, to Madrid for the fifth time.

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Program Manager vs. Project Manager: What’s the Difference?

Project manager vs. program manager. The two roles often differ in their day-to-day tasks and the overarching approach to their role.

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A Practical Guide to Business Intelligence Governance

Speaker: Marius Moscovici, CEO Metric Insights & Mike Smitheman, VP Metric Insights

This presentation will provide a practical step-by-step guide for implementing effective BI governance and a toolkit for addressing the three critical aspects of any program.

PMBOK® Seventh Edition Principles and Risk Management

Project Risk Coach

The Project Management Institute (PMI) released the PMBOK® Guide, Seventh Edition in July 2021. This edition is a principles-based guide as opposed to the process-based guide of the Sixth Edition. In this article, let's look at each principle and why each one matters with respect to managing risks.

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How To Use A Project Management Portfolio To Nab A New Job

The Digital Project Manager

A project management portfolio is a useful tool to expand on your resume and demonstrate your mad skills as a project manager. But, once you’ve created your portfolio, how do you use it to get the gig—whether that’s your next job, your next project, or that long overdue raise?

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What Is Project Accounting? Principles, Methods & More

To stick to your project budget, you have to track costs. Project accounting, as with general accounting, is a method by which project managers can manage project finances.

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10 Tips to Lead Successful Remote Retrospectives


Let’s face the reality, all the agile methodologies weren’t exactly created with distributed teams in mind.

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Top 10 Must-Read Books on Collaboration on Projects

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I’ve put together my top list of the best books on collaboration, with a few communication skills books thrown in too. These are the books that I turn to time and time again.

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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.

What Is Mind Mapping? (+ How To Do It & Best Software)

The Digital Project Manager

Have you ever had one of those moments when your mind is racing over a project and won’t let you sleep? Mind mapping is a visual tool that will not only help you stop that racing mind, but help you both express your ideas to your project team and gather ideas from them! In this […].

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What Is Organization Design? Types, Principles & More

Most people think integrity means being honest. While this is true, the word has another meaning that’s important to project management: the state of being whole and undivided. In a sense, you could call organization design the approach to creating integrity in your organization.

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From Servant Leadership to Shared Leadership

Mike Griffiths

This is part one in a series on leading agile teams from the Beyond Agile book. We will examine what leadership entails and how it applies to agile teams. Then discuss the transition from servant leadership to shared leadership.   EQ as a Foundation for Leadership.

The challenges of IT Project Management, with Dave Gordon

Rebel’s Guide to PM

In 2012, I went to Las Vegas for the Pink Elephant ITSM conference. I took some time out of the conference to meet Dave Gordon, author and the project management expert behind The Practicing IT Project Manager website, which has sadly since been taken offline as I believe Dave has now retired.

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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.

[Webinar]: How to manage a Product Roadmap in OnePlan

Brad Egeland

June 23, 2022 | 10:00am PST & 1:00pm EST Adaptive Portfolio - How to manage a Product Roadmap in OnePlan ​ A Product Roadmap is an essential tool for communicating your vision for each product.

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3 Ways Project Management Software Helps With Resource Planning


Resource planning is a discipline within project management software that ensures the most effective use of an organization’s team members and resources across the portfolio.

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China Cyber report from NSA et al

Musings on Project Management

NSA, FBI, and CISA have jointly issued a significant report on China's cyber activity.A summary quotation is given below:This joint Cybersecurity Advisory describes the ways in which People’s Republic of China (PRC) state-sponsored cyber actors continue to exploit publicly known vulnerabilities in order to establish a broad network of compromised infrastructure. These actors use the network to. Project Management Risk Management

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How I Manage My Day

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Ever wondered how other people fit it all in? I thought I’d share my daily routine to show you how I do it. It’s a Friday. The morning. Wake up at 5.30 am when the children wake up. I check my email before getting out of bed on my smartphone.

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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.

Introduction to the PMP Certification (Project Management Professional) with Cornelius Fichtner

Online PM Courses

For an introduction to the PMP certification, Cornelius Fichtner is the best choice. His training has helped 60,000 people pass the exam. The post Introduction to the PMP Certification (Project Management Professional) with Cornelius Fichtner appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Need Expertise in Project Management Quickly?

Brad Egeland

I can be available immediately if needed. I bring over 20 years of successful tech project management experience and a deep knowledge base in best practices. Private and public sector experience. High level security clearance obtainable - have held FBI level security clearance and Nevada Gaming Card.

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Understanding Enterprise Environmental Factors

PM Times

Critical elements in strategic project management As project managers, we can’t control everything. In every project there are factors beyond our control that can have both large and small effects on the outcome of a project.

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Why projects fail: 10 ways to spot project failure before it’s too late


Projects fail. That’s a fact. According to a PwC study of over 10,640 projects, only a tiny, tiny portion of companies – 2.5% to be exact – complete 100% of their projects successfully. But what does project ‘failure’ really mean?

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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.

Agile Manifesto Four Values and Strategic Project Management

The Strategic Project Manager

The Agile Manifesto provides four values and twelve principles as foundational to an agile mindset. This post focuses on the four values, and their impacts on project management and strategic thinking. Value 1: Individuals and interactions over processes and tools.

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Small business tips for managing projects with a lean team

Brad Egeland

Small business owners face the challenge of growing their organization with limited resources. You may think this dilemma is somewhat rare, but 99% of companies are considered to be small businesses.

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Connecting with Business Communities | Nicole Friedberg on “Lean Six Sigma” and the Importance of Lean Six Sigma Skills

International Institute for Learning

IIL’s Thought Leaders News publication seeks to discover, acknowledge, and bring together into its global online community strong leaders and changemakers who are active in their communities and making a difference in their chosen fields.

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Creating Personal Time Management Techniques

Liquid Planner Productivity

Our relationship with time is very personal. We all perceive it in different ways. On a world scale, that can manifest as time culture. How well do you understand your relationship with time? Socrates said, “To know thyself is the beginning of wisdom.”

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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 latest edition of “Scrum- A Pocket Guide” is now available in French as “Scrum – Un Guide de Poche”.

Gunther Verheyen

At some point (I forgot when it was exactly), Léo Davesne approached me with the suggestion to create a French translation of my book “Scrum – A Pocket Guide” After the publication of the updated, 3rd edition of my book in English in early 2021, Léo started the actual translation of my words with the help of François Brunea.

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Updated Book: What’s New – I Want To Be A RMP, Second Edition in 2022

Management Yogi

The Risk Management Professional (RMP) exam from the Project Management Institute (PMI) has completely changed with the new RMP examination content outline (ECO) of 2022, new reference guides such as Foundational Standard for Risk Management (explicitly mentioned for the first time), PMBOK Guide, 7th edition and other latest reference books. The book, I Want To Be An RMP, Second Edition has been Book (I Want To Be A RMP) PMI-RMP RMP RMP Book RMP Exam Tips

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Busy, But Not Productive

International Institute for Learning

By Alan Zucker. Everyone tells me they are busy. They are on video or conference calls from morning until evening. On average , people receive over 100 emails per day and send at least 40. A common complaint is, “I spend my entire day meeting and doing email; and have no time for my ‘real’ work.”.

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