Scrum Methodology: Roles, Events & Artifacts

Scrum is a framework that consists of values, roles , events and artifacts. Scrum Events. The post Scrum Methodology: Roles, Events & Artifacts appeared first on

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Effectively Monitoring Project Risks

Benoît Boitard

Project risk is defined by Project Management Institute as "an uncertain event or condition that, if it occurs, has a positive or negative effect on a project’s objectives.”


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Event Plan Template

An event is a project. In order to have a successful event, you need an event plan to coordinate all the elements so that they fall together correctly. A good place to start is with an event plan template. Download the Free Event Plan Template for Excel.

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12 Questions for Monitoring Project Risks

Project Risk Coach

In this article, I am providing questions that can help you in monitoring project risks and as a result, achieve better results. In my last article, we looked at What Every Project Manager Should Know About Monitoring Risks where we reviewed the definition for Monitor Risk. ” When Should We Monitor Project Risks? Monitoring risks is an ongoing activity, not a one-time event. 12 Questions for Monitoring Project Risks.

What Project Managers Should Know About Monitoring Project Risks

Project Risk Coach

However, project managers get busy as their projects progress and fail to monitor their risks, resulting in challenged or failed projects. Here are some key factors that you should know about monitoring project risks. The authors of the 6th Edition changed the Control Risks process to Monitor Risks. ?. PMBOK 6th Edition Monitor Risks The authors of the 6th Edition changed the Control Risks process to Monitor Risks. Four Steps to Monitoring Project Risks 1.

2021 Online & On-Site Events for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

2021 is going to be full of both online and offline events for project managers engaged in different areas of business: construction and engineering, IT, healthcare, and many others. Read further to choose the events that fit your goals and interests. .

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The Ultimate Guide To Virtual Event Planning


In 2019, 42% of surveyed organizations chose to plan virtual events. The majority of marketing professionals (51% of them) believe virtual events are here to stay long term, even if that means adding a virtual component to in-person gatherings. What is a virtual event?

The Purpose of the Five Scrum Events

There are five events in Scrum. But just going through the motions and having each of the events on the calendar is not enough. To get the most out of Scrum, your team needs to understand the purpose behind each of the five events. .

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Why You Should Go For Remote Employee Monitoring (And How)


Remote Employee Monitoring to Boost Employee’s Productivity Keeping a record of the remote employees’ work is now an easy game Working remotely is now the norm. Remote Employee monitoring is the answer to all these questions. There are several reasons why monitoring their every move can enhance their throughput. However, monitoring eases giving detailed feedback and outlining employees’ qualities. There are several ways to monitor employee performance.

Webinar Recap: Project Management, Critical Event Management and COVID-19: Reflections


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Jigs Gaton’s session, Project Management, Critical Event Management, and COVID-19: Reflections, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. Project management, critical event management, and COVID-19 reflections.

Project Management Tools Every Event Planner Should Steal


If this sounds like the last event you managed, then I suggest you start stealing. It’s about time that event managers started stealing, too. Large events such as product launches, industry conferences, and promotional affairs are just projects in disguise. Since project management methodologies are closely aligned with event planning, the gadgets you need to make your event successful are already available. Event Planning is a Project.

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Event Planning – Don’t Leave Anything To Chance


Event Planning - Don't Leave Anything To Chance. A successful event which runs smoothly relies on a great deal of organisation. Anyone who has ever planned any kind of event will tell you it can be a highly stressful task, there are a million things to consider, contingency plans for things outwith your control such as the great British weather going against you are a must and that it is never too early to start planning and organising.

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What is Project Risk?

Project Management Resource Network

Another project risk is competing events. This competing event reduces the amount of time allocated to your project. Blog Monitoring and Controlling Planning Risk ToolsProject risks, what are they and how do you identify them?

Project Milestones are Useful Indicators

Project Management Resource Network

The event could be the breaking of ground on a new building. A milestone could be a final testing event. Milestones should be a clear sequence of events. Each project is unique and will have different significant events. Blog Monitoring and Controlling Planning Tasks

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Do we need a command and control approach to deal with this issue?

Ron Rosenhead

For some reason I momentarily left the visual images of the West Wing and drifted off into the afternoon session of the project management event. During the afternoon, I had asked a question: ‘What is monitoring and control like in your part of the business?’. It struck me watching this episode that there was little understanding from the group of neither the responsibility nor accountability needed when it came to monitoring of projects.

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Adapting to All-Remote Talent Management

Mike Griffiths

They do not; instead, they monitor results (which are what really matters anyway).     Events Leadership Remote Work TeamsThe recent article “ Can We Still be Agile?

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Agile 2019 Presentations

Mike Griffiths

This allowed us to review and monitor for issues before spreading approaches to more teams. Agile Project Management Events Travel WeblogsI learned this week that two of my presentation submissions for the Agile 2019 conference in Washington D.C. August 6-10 have been accepted.

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6 Best Gantt Chart Examples For Project Managers


There are also a few milestones associated with the project task list that help to monitor progress and determine potential delays as the project moves forward. Gantt chart example for event planning A Gantt chart for event planning is made up of several tasks (more than usual). Fortunately, a Gantt chart allows you to easily organize and group tasks together for smooth event planning. Her articles are inspired by office situations and work-related events.

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The Confusion Over Risk

Project Risk Coach

COSO Integrated Framework The possibility that events will occur and affect the achievement of objectives. PMBOK® Guide An uncertain event or condition that, if it occurs, has a positive or negative effect on one or more project objectives.

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How to Cash In on Project Opportunities

Project Risk Coach

8 Evaluating Opportunities 9 Responding to Opportunities 10 Monitoring Opportunities. The PMBOK® Guide defines risk as "an uncertain event or condition that, if it occurs, has a positive or negative effect on one or more project objectives."

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The Stakeholder Performance Domain

Project Risk Coach

Identifying, analyzing, prioritizing, engaging, and monitoring stakeholders. Monitor Stakeholders Your stakeholders will change over time. Moreover, significant change control events may occur later.

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How to Identify and Manage Emerging Risks

Project Risk Coach

Lastly, organizations should routinely identify and assess emerging risks and continuously devise strategies for both monitoring and managing these risks. Ask 10 different risk management experts to define emerging risks, and you will likely receive different points of view.

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10 Habits of Highly Effective Project Managers

Project Risk Coach

Some individuals think risks are negative events (i.e., threats); others include positive events (i.e., Define and use a Risk Management Plan Many project managers and project teams approach their projects with no idea of how they plan to identify risks, assess risks, define risk response plans, implement response plans, or monitor risks. Just because you've been a project manager since the days of "Gilligan's Island" is no guarantee that you are an effective project manager.

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What’s in YOUR risk register?

Kiron Bondale

Beyond that, we need to ensure that the description identifies the uncertain event clearly and provides a specific understanding of the immediate impacts if the event occurs. For risks which are only going to be monitored (e.g.

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6 Practical Ways to Actually Improve Your Cost Management

Project Risk Coach

Uncertain events actually occur. But you must monitor your expenses as compared to the budget baseline regularly. Think about it for a minute – what have you done in the last six months to improve your cost management? How many of your projects came in over budget?

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Project Management: Agile and Waterfall Explained

International Institute for Learning

Throughout the Sprint, progress on these tasks is monitored through Daily Standup Meetings. For example, a new building is to be constructed, along with a new IT system or a large event that requires building structures before coordinating the event activities.

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Reduce the Risk – Share the Success

International Institute for Learning

It includes planning for risk, assessing (identifying and analyzing) risk issues, developing risk handling strategies, and monitoring risks to determine how they have changed (Ref. [1]). By taking into account unexpected events, you can be ready to respond if they arise (Ref. [2]).

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What Is Project Accounting? Principles, Methods & More

Just as a project manager monitors the project’s schedule and scope, they also track these financial transactions to ensure they’re on budget and make necessary adjustments to avoid overspending. To stick to your project budget, you have to track costs.

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The Tale of Two Risk Owners

Project Risk Coach

He runs wildly from one event to another. The action owners monitor the assigned risks and execute the response plans when the risks occur As the risk action owners execute the plans, the risk owner oversees the effectiveness of the risk responses.

How to Communicate Risks

Project Risk Coach

Find the person who has the appropriate knowledge of the risk and the skills to analyze, monitor, and respond to the risk. What event or condition may occur that may impact the project? Ninety percent of a project manager’s job is communication.

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Why and How You Should be Creating Your Project’s Risk Management Plan?


It is the concept of uncertain events and occurrences that insurance is based on. Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) defined project risks as the following: “…a risk is an uncertain event or condition that, if it occurs, has a positive or negative effect on a project objective.

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Risk Response Plan in Project Management: Key Strategies & Tips

A project risk is an uncertain event that can potentially impact a project, either positively or negatively. Project managers need to create risk response plans that describe the risk mitigation strategies they will use to minimize the negative effect of risk events.

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What Is a Risk Register & How to Create One

You’ll never be able to anticipate every risk event that could occur in a project, but by doing the due diligence, you’re able to have a risk management plan in place to respond quickly before project risks become real problems and sidetrack the whole project. Monitor the Project Risks.

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Marketing Implementation 101: How to Implement Your Marketing Plan

Some examples of marketing strategies that can be part of a marketing plan are online advertising, email marketing, content marketing, social media management, events, etc. To make sure that everyone is doing what they need to do, there must be some type of monitoring.

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Records Management: A Quick Guide

Records are documents that outline the details that are relevant to the project and require monitoring to manage the project. There are also disposal or protection records that relate to external events. This includes a system that can monitor and report on the records.

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Root Cause Analysis: A Quick Guide

Determine what the root cause is: There are other tools that can help, such as the five whys, which we’ll get to in a moment, a fault tree, cause and event tree and more. Monitor, track and report on the solution: Project management software can facilitate this step.

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Project Manager's Q&A Friday: Risky Risky

Project Management Five

This week's question, Who is responsible for ensuring that agreed-upon responses will be executed for risk events that occur? The Risk Owner position is the individual(s) who monitor the risks and implementing the pre-discussed responses and mitigations.

How to Make an IT Disaster Recovery Plan

It is believed that for every dollar spent beforehand you save four times as much if responding after the event. Keep all essential business aspects functioning despite significant disruptive events. Data is more fragile than we think.

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How to Build and Use a Risk Register

Project Risk Coach

The plan outlines what would be done in the event that the Contingency Plan fails. The risk management processes include: 1) plan risk management , 2) identify risks , 3) evaluate/assess risks , 4) plan risk responses , 5) implement risk responses, and 6) monitor risks. Project managers constantly think about risks, both threats and opportunities. What if the requirements are late? What if the testing environment becomes unstable?

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2022

What to Expect: This three-day event focuses on the importance of planning, scheduling and how to manage scope. As with most of the in-person events being held this year, the Resource Planning Summit is monitoring the evolving public health recommendations to keep participants safe.

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