A Quick Guide to Business Process Mapping


That guide is called business process mapping. An Overview of Business Process Mapping. With a clear diagram or detailed business process map, it is easy to see where improvements in the business process can be made to increase efficiencies and productivity.

The What, Why, and How of Process Mapping

Project Risk Coach

Operational risks includes people risk, technology risk, external event risk, and process risk. In this article, let's talk about process risk and how to reduce these risks through process mapping. And these organizations often lack process documentation.

Why I Stopped Going to Agile Events

Agile Coach

This year at Agile and Beyond was the first Agile event I attended since I presented with Declan Whelan at Agile 2015. In the 70’s – 90’s big process was all the rage. Someone WILL create process models for each of the 4 dimensions. I’m ready to go back to Agile events.

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The Battle Between Process and Progress

Girl's Guide to PM

As Project Managers, we’re all familiar with process. In fact, sometimes it can feel as if a project manager’s world is but a never-ending universe of interlocking processes and procedures. After all, project managers are not process monkeys. It needs processes.

2016 383

Event Management Software: The Ultimate Guide for Event Planners


Planning a successful event is tough. This round-up of event management software will help you evaluate the options and pick the best software for your team. We’ve found event management software that will fit every need and budget. All in one event management software.

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Project Management Tips Every Event Planner Should Know


Project managers and event planners have more in common than you might think. So when facing down a complex to-do list, event planners can channel their inner project manager to run events like a well-oiled machine. Identify the event goals and constraints.

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Breaking the Ice at An Event Apart


Departing from the usual IT trade show circuit we traverse as AeroFS , An Event Apart — a design conference for people who make websites — proved to be a golden opportunity to test product messaging, a new promotion and even send our own designers to attend.

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Project Management Tools for Event Planners


Concerts, sporting events, charitable collections, festivals, industry conferences ? each and all can cause a headache, particularly those who are responsible for organizing such occurrences are at high risk. Everything can go wrong.

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Content/Process Workshop

Brett Harned

If you work on any web design projects, you know that finding the right ways to account for content in the overall process can be difficult. content strategy event Project Management content Process Workshop

Event Planning in a 2×2 Framework


Event Planning is Pure Multi-tasking. Anyone who has ever tried to plan a small party can imagine, professional event planning is no joke! Event though the event is over, the event planners’s work is not. Many Different Phases of Event Panning.

How to Build Your Own Event Planning Template in Wrike


. Event coordination can be a monster to take on. Whether it’s a trade show, conference, corporate event planning, sales kickoff, or even just a team outing, managing an event is a different from managing a project. There are a ton of event planning tools out there.

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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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Tips to Create the Perfect Intake Process Template for Project Work


One of the best ways for her to do so is to create a successful process that can be replicated again and again. So she decides to create an intake process template that she can use to streamline all of these work requests and set her team up for success. . Event?

Signs that Your Project Management Process Needs an Update


Whatever the case, here are five signals from the universe that indicate your project management process is due for a refresh. Process vs Methodology. Let’s first clarify what is meant by the word ‘process’ and how it is not to be confused with the term ‘methodology’.

Beginner’s Guide to Project Management Process


Project Management Process Skill (Tools and Techniques). Project Management Process in divided into 5 Process Groups. These groups are further bifurcated in 10 Knowledge Areas and 47 Project Management Processes. These Process Groups are: Initiating.

How to futureproof your PPM software selection process


When you have to upgrade your solution, When you have to slow down operations to upgrade your project management solution, it can cause some disruptions due to retraining, changes in processes, and technical adjustments.

Task Management vs Project Management vs Process Management: Which Software Do You Need?

ProProfs Project Management

Many of them are routine tasks like processing purchase requisitions, travel requests or leave approvals. You can’t route tasks automatically, collect structured information (crucial, if you want to deploy ML and AI) or track processes. This is a one-time event with an end – a project.

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User Onboarding: 9 Steps to Perfecting your Onboarding Process


Let’s take a deep dive into what makes a powerful user onboarding process, the tools and resources you have at your disposal, and some of the best practices used by your favorite startups and companies. The essential elements of a great onboarding process.

How effective are your agile ceremonies?

Kiron Bondale

Each agile framework provides its own ceremonies but given that Scrum is still the most commonly referenced one, let’s focus on that framework’s events. The Scrum Guide calls sprints the heart of Scrum as these time boxes set the cadence for all other events.

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The Social Project Manager’s Toolkit

The Lazy Project Manager

What: A Social event exploring everything you need to know to collaborate effectively as a project team. Who: A unique event with both Elizabeth Harrin (A Girls Guide to Project Management) and Peter Taylor (The Lazy Project Manage).

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How to Find Flaws in the Resource Management Process


If you are looking to discover how to find flaws in the resource management process it might be that you have noticed that the project progress isn’t what it should be. I had my own little resource management process. The Process Might not be What’s Broken.

Finding the right retrospective rhythm

Kiron Bondale

On projects where the team has gelled and their delivery process is in control, there is often a natural transition from team level continuous improvement to team members practicing personal kaizen. Tagged: agile project management , improving project management , Process compliance stupidity.

2017 170

3 Ways to Cope When Your Project Goes Off The Rails

Girl's Guide to PM

Work With The Process. When a project starts to go wrong you need to spend your time on sorting it out, so your processes need to support you in that. You won’t have time to design a process for dealing with issues in the middle of an issue, so plan in advance.

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Evaluate your ceremonies with a W5 check

Kiron Bondale

I’m midway through Priya Parker’s book The Art of Gathering and her insights into how to make an event a meaningful gathering rather than “just another boring meeting” are apropos to ceremonies.

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5 Ways Project Management and Lean Manufacturing Speed Up Processes


The challenge with lean is that, despite its attraction to many executives who want to cut costs and increase productivity , a lean process doesn’t happen overnight. Here are four examples of how lean manufacturing principles and project management approaches intersect, and make your process faster and better: 1. With Agile, you can incorporate continuous feedback into each chunk of work, or sprint, so that you continually improve the process as you go along.

The 5 Skills You Need For Managing Complex Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Having a process map for a complex project is crucial,” she said. “It Process maps are a good communication tool, especially if you do what Tera suggested and have a printed out version that you can spread on a conference room table. Conferences & Events Expert Views

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Client Onboarding Process Coupled With Project Management


Client onboarding is the process of introducing new clients to your firm in an effective and organized way. The process commences at order placement and continues up to three months or so depending on the complexity of the product.

Avoid extinction: modernize your project management processes in the era of network densification


The telecom industry is facing a similar cataclysmic event right now network densification. Extinction level event: Network Densification Network Densification is an extremely powerful force that will shape the telecom industry and mobile networks over … Continue reading. The post Avoid extinction: modernize your project management processes in the era of network densification appeared first on Sitetracker. 65 million years ago dinosaurs once roamed and ruled the Earth.

How Retrospectives Led to Acceptance for Our Lean PPM Process


At Meisterplan, when we introduced Lean PPM , we simply integrated this element into the process. First of all, we compiled a list of “Events” such as “we had an expert visit to speak on a topic” Scrum retrospectives typically look at the period of the last Sprint.

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Free Professional Development in London in October

Arras People

Project Challenge is a must visit event for project practitioners in the UK… Click To Tweet. The programme cannot succeed without the technical solution, but the business transformation (process, organisational design, etc.) Project Management Event Project Challenge

2016 292

How to avoid a Project

The Lazy Project Manager

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2017 219

Why Team Building Is Not An Event – A conversation with Kirk Weisler

Guerrilla Project Management

Team building is the process of transforming a collection of individuals into a high performance team. My guest today says that team building is not a one time event. Team building is the process of transforming a collection of individuals into a high performance team. My guest today says that team building is not a one time event. Kirk Weisler shares strategies, behaviors, and, most importantly, the mindset that should guide effective team building.

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How successful is your sprint planning?

Kiron Bondale

Sprint planning is one of the standard events within the Scrum framework. Agile Project Management agile project management improving project management Process compliance stupidityThis ceremony or an adapted version has also been incorporated within other agile delivery frameworks which time-box the work of teams.

The Calm Before the Project Management Storm

Arras People

It sure as hell is not more process. Project Management Event Project ManagementThere comes a time when you’ve been working in and around project management for a while and you take a sit back and just reflect for a while.

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Volunteering: Giving Back That Feels Like Taking

Leading Answers

Add to this the fact you also earn PDUs makes the whole process a win, win, win. I used to help at local dinner meetings, but after moving far out of town I find virtual and full-day events easier to participate in.   Events Leadership

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6 Best Gantt Chart Examples For Project Managers


Whether you’re building a new home or starting a new product development process, every project starts with a good plan. Gantt chart example for event planning A Gantt chart for event planning is made up of several tasks (more than usual).

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Agile 2019 Presentations

Leading Answers

By definition, “transitioning” means doing things mid-process; otherwise, it would be “starting fresh with product development” – and where’s the fun in that? Agile Project Management Events Travel Weblogs

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Agile 2017

Leading Answers

I am looking forward to catching up with old colleagues and meeting new practitioners, it looks set to be a great event. Agile Project Management Books Events Leadership Teams TravelI will be speaking at two presentations at the Agile 2017 Conference next week in Orlando.

2017 90

How Active Collab Simplified Our Content Marketing Process


Read how Izaak, a digital marketing executive from AppInstitute , uses Active Collab to keep content marketing processes running smooth. I’m Izaak, I work as a Digital Marketing Executive in the Marketing Department at AppInstitute, one of the leading app builders on the market.

How Active Collab Simplified Our Content Marketing Process


Read how Izaak, a digital marketing executive from AppInstitute , uses Active Collab to keep content marketing processes running smooth. I’m Izaak, I work as a Digital Marketing Executive in the Marketing Department at AppInstitute, one of the leading app builders on the market.