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The Triple Constraint in Project Management: Time, Scope & Cost

The triple constraint of project management has been given many names – the Project Management Triangle, Iron Triangle, and Project Triangle – which should give you an idea of how important the Triple Constraint is when managing a project.

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The Value of Informal Communication

Bridge the Gap Consulting

A 30 minute coffee meeting turned into 90. Before we knew it, we both had other meetings to go to. Where had the time gone? What started as reviewing the scope of a program turned into a conversation about our personal lives, one that found many commonalities. Your kiddo swims? So does mine!

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Own Your Own Professional Development

PM Times

This year (2022) is the best time to talk about something interesting – that is professional development. Why do I think you may be interested in this topic?

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The Cost of Workplace Bullying

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This is a guest article by Paul Paul Pelletier LL.B., Paul Pelletier. Ending bullying is good for business. Let’s forget for a moment about the moral, emotional, and ethical reasons why organizations should eliminate workplace bullying.

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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.

What Is a Project Scope Baseline & How to Create One?

Learn what is a project scope baseline and how to make one. In this video, our host Jennifer Bridges PMP explains how to define the project scope and why it is important to create a scope baseline for your projects.

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My Project Manager Can Beat Up Your Project Manager

Brad Egeland

There's actually some truth to that statement. I was the PMO lead for the company I was working for on a project in Chicago a few years ago and I happened to be onsite with the project team. There was pizza, burgers and beer involved and then it happened.

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What is a project pipeline tracker?


As pipelines are used to create smooth water flows, a project pipeline tracker is used to create smooth project flows. Sounds interesting, right? Hurdles, roadblocks, and bugs are bound to occur; however, creating a pipeline can help to mitigate all of that to a great deal.

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How to Create a Workflow Diagram for Your Project (Free Tools Included)

A workflow diagram lets you view the whole project in one flow chart. All of your tasks and how they move from one to the next are outlined in the project plan , of course, but having a visual is a quick and easy method to see the big picture.

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How to Pass Implementing SAFe SPC Training Exam in your First Attempt


Becoming a SPC is a dream many have but only a few can realize. Here’s a simple guide to help you pass the SPC Certification. Before we proceed, here’s a word of advice. Go for the SPC exam only if you truly wish to become a SAFe Program Consultant.

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6 Best Practices for Operational Reporting

Meeting requirements alone is no longer enough. Today’s users need insightful reporting built on accurate, real-time data. In our eBook, you’ll learn the do’s and don’ts to embedding operational reports, and how to avoid common reporting mistakes.

What's Your Project Cybersecurity Plan for 2022?

Brad Egeland

How are you feeling about your projects and your organization’s digital security as you have been reading about malware and ransomware and hackers throughout 2021?

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The Pareto Principle in Project Management


The origin of the Pareto principle The Pareto principle goes back to the Italian Vilfredo Pareto. This scientist and sociologist found out that 80% of the Italian national wealth is owned by about 20% of Italian families.

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Four Functions of Management: Planning, Organizing, Leading & Controlling

The word management is often treated as if it has four letters. But try getting anything done in a fast-paced work environment without applying the four functions of management.

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5 Best Mac Based CRM To Use In 2022


Are you looking for the best Mac Based CRM for your company? We’ve gathered a list of the top 5 tools for your business. A CRM tool is pivotal to gaining leads and retaining customers in every organization. A Mac based CRM tool is made specifically for Mac users.

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Agile vs Waterfall: May the 4th Be With You in the Great Debate

Speaker: Joe Pusz, President, The PMO Squad

In this discussion, PMO Joe will challenge your thinking and perhaps bring you to the conclusion that the debate doesn’t exist. He will discuss the pros and cons of each approach and examine if one is superior to the other.

Five Keys to the Best Project Client Retention Rate

Brad Egeland

As an independent consultant, it’s far easier to retain good customers than it is to go out and find new ones. As a former PMO Director and currently as a project manager who has spent over 20 years leading complex technical projects for demanding project clients, the same is true.

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Weekend Habits To Succeed In Life (4th One Is A Real Game-changer)


Source: [link] “ If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habits in little matters. Excellence is not an option, it is a prevailing attitude. ”?—?Colin Colin Powell I was going through my daily medium feed when I stumbled upon this beautiful article on weekend habits.

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The Benefits Triple Constraint of a Project

The Strategic Project Manager

Most project managers are familiar with the Triple Constraint, or Iron Triangle. It focuses inwardly on the project constraints of Scope, Time, and Cost.

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Aerospace and Defense Industry 2022: Project Management Challenges and Ways to Address Them

Epicflow Blog

In the previous article , we’ve reviewed the most prominent trends that are expected to impact the aerospace and defense industry this year. In turn, they will affect the way its projects will be managed.

The Big Payoff of Application Analytics

Outdated or absent analytics won’t cut it in today's data-driven applications. And they won’t cut it for your end users, your development team, or your business. Learn how 5 companies used embedded analytics to achieve huge returns and greater value than anticipated.

Minimize Project Complexity – Maximize Functionality with Clarizen

Brad Egeland

Project management tools sometimes claim to deliver the world and still leaving us wanting for more. I recently put Clarizen to the test and found out their PM software solution truly delivers and in a way that makes sense, is easy to learn, intuitive to use, and customizes the way you would want for your various project usage and reporting needs. As a long time business, IT, and project management professional, I'm looking for tools that the real PM world will use.

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The art of unshipping: How to deprioritize features, phase out projects and sunset products


In 2017, Apple did something no one expected. They removed the headphone jack on their latest iPhone. The media called it a mistake. Users took to Twitter to announce they’d rather jump ship to Android than deal with another dongle. By the public response, the announcement was a huge mistake.

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The Engagement Triple Constraint

The Strategic Project Manager

While scope, cost, and time are always a concern in project management, success with them does not by itself mean project success. Fulfilling the project’s purpose gets you a lot closer…but that’s high level.

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Automotive Industry 2022: Overcoming Project Challenges

Epicflow Blog

The trends shaping the automotive industry in 2022 will certainly have an impact on its companies’ projects. What issues will they bring to automotive project management, and what are the ways to address them? Read further to explore these issues in detail. . Challenges in Automotive Projects.

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The PM Revolution: Key Trends Propelling the Project Management Profession Into the Future

Speaker: Jesse Fewell, Principal Coach, Fewell Innovation

Join this high-energy webinar with Jesse Fewell, author, coach, and project management trainer, to get practical answers and insights into what is propelling the profession into the future.

How to Fail as an Agile Coach in Scrum

Scrum defines three specific accountabilities within the Scrum Team: the Developers, the Product Owner, and the Scrum Master. Scrum Guide 2020. When it comes to the Scrum framework, these three roles with their accountabilities are the minimum required to deliver a potentially “done” Increment.

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ACP Live Lessons Success Story: ACP Live Lessons is the Best Way to Earn Your PMI-ACP Credential

Management Yogi

By Sindhu Pillai, PMI-ACP, PMPIntroductionOne year ago, I attended an interview and the interviewer asked me a large number of questions on Agile methodologies. I couldn’t even answer a single question properly. I took it very personally and felt very offended by it.

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Top 5 Ways Your ALM Tooling Strategy May Be Blocking Transformation

Leading Agile

Ultimately, the Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tool your organization chooses or the way that it is configured—no matter how great—is not going to transform your organization.

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What are the Barriers to Rapid Digital Transformation?

Planview Blog

When KPMG asked CEOs how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their digital transformation plans, 74 percent said it accelerated the digitization of operations and the creation of a next-generation operating model by months, if not years.

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The #1 Reason Why Sales Coaching is Critical to Your 2022 Sales Success

Speaker: Tim Hughes, Co-Founder and CEO of Digital Leadership Associates

Join Tim Hughes, Author of Social Selling – Influencing Buyers and Changemakers and Co-Founder/CEO of Digital Leadership Associates, as he details how investing in sales coaching will teach your team how to navigate social media and therefore create greater sales success.

Use Kanban and Flow Metrics to Reclaim Your Daily Scrum

Every Scrum Team, at some point, will struggle with how to facilitate the Daily Scrum. This event is the source of endless misunderstandings, even including what it's called. It's the Daily Scrum, not the "stand-up.". Purpose.

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Improve Your Productivity & Get Rid of Your Project Demons

Liquid Planner Productivity

Reflecting on last year, we can all identify things that undermined project progress or inhibited success. I call these things Productivity Demons or Project Demons. They consist of the little things in a project that you don’t want to do, that you procrastinate or try to delegate ineffectively.

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Advanced Excel and PowerBI Reporting for MS Project


Often project data is requested for stakeholders who do not have MS Project installed or are not experienced enough to work with it. MS Project reporting to MS Excel or other visualization software is limited.

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