What Is a Project Deliverable? Definition, Examples & More

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Below is an example of a project status report that can be generated with several variables including Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) , planned start and finish dates, planned hours, percent complete, task assignments, start dates and actual hours: Variance Report.

2020 323

How to Manage Project Scope Without Scope Creep (with examples)

Girl's Guide to PM

Examples of scope creep. Example of scope creep in software development. Example: The customer sees a wireframe of the software and decides that it’s so good they want to extend functionality and add in more product options for the end user. Example of scope creep in Scrum.

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9 Inspirational Teamwork Examples

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There are many examples throughout history that illustrate the importance of teamwork. We cherry-picked 10 of our favorite inspirational examples of teamwork as it applies to a variety of circumstances. How the 25-year-old team captain Mike Eruzione got his team to bring home the gold and beat the odds-on favorites, the seasoned Soviet team, is a most inspirational teamwork example. One of the most historic examples of teamwork is the Apollo 11 1969 mission.

2019 243

Resignation Letter Examples & Tips

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His whole letter can be read here , along with other noteworthy bad examples not to follow. Resignation Letter Examples. Formal Resignation Letter Example. Informal Resignation Letter Example. The post Resignation Letter Examples & Tips appeared first on ProjectManager.com. Given that some people change jobs on an almost annual basis in today’s economy, one of the common hurdles for the modern worker is the resignation letter.

2018 297

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

For example, if you placed Feature B in the upper right quadrant. For example, are they seeing a static set of charts or can they. For example, are they. For example, do elementary users have tooltips to. See some examples of this framework in action on the next page.

What Is a Virtual Team? Definition & Examples

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Examples of Virtual Teams. So, for example, when one shift is complete on the East Coast, the West Coast team takes over their duties. As with the last example, an action team is not exclusively virtual. Definition & Examples appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

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How to Create a Project Management Schedule (Example Included)

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For example, the end of a phase, the start of a product build, or a date that the factory is available for manufacturing to begin. For example, many project management applications will automatically schedule your project to start today, but you might be planning some work that won’t start for a few months. Project Schedule Example. Let’s look at a project schedule example for further illustration.

2019 296

How to Write a Scope of Work (Example Included)

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Scope of Work Example. I’ll outline the deliverables, timeline, milestones and reports in this scope of work example. The post How to Write a Scope of Work (Example Included) appeared first on ProjectManager.com. In this video, Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how to write a scope of work for project management. Follow her steps to get started or use our project plan and scope document template! Here’s a shot of the whiteboard for your reference!

2019 327

How to Perform a SWOT Analysis (Example Included)

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She also includes a SWOT analysis example in the video, so be sure to tune in! As a SWOT analysis example, she talked about a digital marketing agency. So let’s walk through an example. The post How to Perform a SWOT Analysis (Example Included) appeared first on ProjectManager.com. What is a SWOT analysis, and why are so many successful companies using this powerful tool? Jennifer Bridges, shows you the what, why and how.

2019 292

What Is a Kanban Board? Definition & Examples

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Kanban Board Example. Definition & Examples appeared first on ProjectManager.com. A kanban board is a visual workflow tool, where kanban cards represent tasks in a project or production cycle. Columns on the kanban board represent where that task is in the process. It helps production move more efficiently through all its phases by making sure that there is always just enough resources on hand. In lean manufacturing, kanban helps save inventory space and overcapacity.

2019 224

Why Product Managers Must Relearn Their Customers

Speaker: Janelle Estes, CIO, User Testing

We are living in unprecedented times that have changed the way we live and work. The impact on businesses cannot be understated, and product managers have felt the brunt of it. So how do you adapt your product development process knowing that your customer's behaviors and expectations have completely changed over the past year? Integrating their feedback is the first step! Join Janelle Estes, Chief Insights Officer, at UserTesting, as she highlights the critical areas during the product design and development process when you need to reach out to customers, understand needs, test hypotheses, and refine your approach through ongoing feedback. We'll provide real-life examples as well as practical tips for pulling in customer feedback without delaying your process.

Understanding Critical Path in Project Management (Example Included)

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Critical Path Method Example. For example, you can’t build the birdhouse until you have a design and materials. The post Understanding Critical Path in Project Management (Example Included) appeared first on ProjectManager.com. Projects are made up of tasks that have to adhere to a schedule in order to meet a deadline. It sounds simple, but without mapping the work it can quickly get out of hand and you’ll find your project off track.

2019 306

How to Make a Work From Home Policy (With Examples)

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We’ll even provide some example policies for you to check out. For example, if customers regularly come to meet you at your workplace, then you need to be in your office. Example Work From Home Policies. We’ve included some examples of policies that you can use to get started. Example: Strict Work From Home Policy. Example: Ad Hoc Work From Home Policy. Example: Allowance-Based Work From Home Policy. Example: Open Work From Home Policy.

2020 278

How to Effectively Lead by Example

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If you want to encourage, inspire, motivate and fuel your team, leadership by example is one of the best ways to get buy-in and build trust. In Review – How to Effectively Lead by Example. People Who Have Led by Example. Jennifer began by thinking about her personal history and whom she remembers as impressing her by their leadership examples. How to Lead by Example. It’s far from complete, but it’s a good start to help people on the path to leading by example.

2019 263

Risk Management Plan Example (Comprehensive Guide+Tempalte)

PM Basics

In this article, you’ll find the real-life project risk management plan example. Below the example, you’ll find all the required information and resources to create your Risk Management Plan quickly and for free. Table of Contents: Risk Management Plan Example.

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Meet Your Goals with a Practical Product Strategy

Speaker: Nils Davis, Principal, NPD Associates

Whether you manage a feature, a product, or a whole suite of products, you likely have some goals that you're trying to meet. But do you have a strategy? Strategy and goals are different. It's your strategy that allows you to make decisions that help you meet your goals in the first place. For example, if you want grow your revenue, your strategy may be to enter a new market - and you may decide to make your product stand out in that market by adding analytics. If you want to have an articulated strategy that you can use to make decisions, stay on-track, and meet your product goals, this is the webinar for you! Join Nils Davis, author of The Secret Product Manager Handbook, as he explains how you can get your team aligned to a practical product strategy.

5 Project Timeline Examples (That Will Challenge Your Views On Planning)

Girl's Guide to PM

Real-world examples. Now, let’s find out how well this timeline adapts to five fields where planning is crucial for the success of the undertaking, using a project timeline example for each. Clinical trials project timeline example. Product development timeline example. Construction project timeline example. Marketing campaign timeline example. Court case timeline example. This is a guest post from Tim Stumbles, CEO of Office Timeline.

2020 241

12 Gantt Chart Examples for Project Management | TeamGantt

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Save time on project management and planning with these easy-to-use gantt chart examples for a variety of different industries and project types

2020 129

Delphi Technique In Project Management (How to + Example)

PM Basics

Delphi Technique Example. The post Delphi Technique In Project Management (How to + Example) appeared first on Project Management Basics. Talked with the client yesterday. He asked me to look into a new technology on iOS called “layers” He wanted to see if we can leverage it. I had no idea what was that. For sure, I could open a developer’s documentation and try to read it. But that is not what a project manager does. Instead, I decided to apply the Delphi Technique.

2018 163

How to Write an Unforgettable Mission Statement (With Examples)

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Examples of Mission Statements. The post How to Write an Unforgettable Mission Statement (With Examples) appeared first on ProjectManager.com. What’s the point of having a mission statement? Well, you wouldn’t start a project without a plan, right? Think of the mission statement as the plan at its highest level, overriding all other directions. It’s like a compass you can always turn to and set yourself right if you feel that you’ve gone off-course.

2018 277

Predictive Analytics 101: Your Roadmap to Driving Key Product Decisions

Speaker: Sriram Parthasarathy

Predictive analytics is an increasingly common buzzword with many forms. It seems everyone has their own take on what it is and which best practices and business benefits apply. What does predictive analytics really mean? We’ll explore real-world examples of predictive in action and outline steps to help you maximize its value.

How to Make a RACI Chart for a Project (with Example)

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An example of a RACI chart. For example, architect would be the responsible team member for delivering the completed project plan, while the project manager would be accountable for making sure that plan is compliant with any regulatory issues. The post How to Make a RACI Chart for a Project (with Example) appeared first on ProjectManager.com. The better team members know their roles and responsibilities, the better a project is going to run.

2020 278

How to Make a Company Retreat Unforgettable (with Location Examples)

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Find interesting, unique and fun environments (we’ll have some examples at the end). The post How to Make a Company Retreat Unforgettable (with Location Examples) appeared first on ProjectManager.com. The business obsession with the bottom line, making more profits quarter after quarter, often neglects a fundamental aspect of productivity: downtime. Working is like exercise, if you keep working the same muscles nonstop, you’ll be too exhausted to get strong and healthy.

2019 201

Program Manager Job Description – Plus! Cut & Paste Example

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For example, as noted, a program manager is overseeing multiple projects, or programs. Cut & Paste Example appeared first on ProjectManager.com. If you’re looking for a program manager, then that means you’re looking for someone to manage a project portfolio. A program manager is just that, a person who is responsible for managing several projects at once, and they might even have to manage many programs.

2018 234

7 Logical Fallacies That Can Harm Your Decision Making (With Examples)

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In myriad ways, but for the sake of brevity we’ll examine seven examples of logical fallacies that should be avoided. For example, let’s say you’re going to exploit what you see as a consumer need for some kind of widget. That’s a very simple example to state the obvious: don’t decide until you have a deep, rich pool of information. For example, if people are buying your product because of an advertisement that you placed, that doesn’t necessarily mean the ad is working.

2018 329

10 Email Marketing Examples to Inspire Your Next Campaign

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Below are some creative email marketing examples from a variety of different companies that will help inspire you and provide ideas for your next campaign. Another good email marketing example that features clever email subject line use is Women’s Health Magazine. In this example, they included how many pairs of yoga pants they have sold. Look through related product emails for examples and inspiration.

2019 192

How To Write A Project Proposal (With A Concrete Example)

The Digital Project Manager

The post How To Write A Project Proposal (With A Concrete Example) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. How-to Project Initiation Insights Topics

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Planning a Budget for a Proposal in 5 Easy Steps (+ Example)

Girl's Guide to PM

We start with 5 steps for how to put a proposal budget together and then Edoardo shares a worked (fictional) example to show you what the budget would look like once it is completed. In the example below, Almira has been allocated 656 person-days for work package 1. There are more examples in Edoardo’s book, Writing Proposals: A Handbook of What Makes your Project Right for Funding. Below is an example of how it all comes together. Example of Proposal Budget.

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7 Leadership Styles Examples That You Need to Know

nTask

Leadership has a very broad scope when we talk about leadership styles examples. In other situations, few leadership styles examples point to folks who lead by transactions. Leadership Styles Examples: Most of the leaders in today’s industry adapt leadership roles as they see fit. Following are the common leadership styles examples that you will eventually bear witness to. They lead by example and tend to put their company and employees’ need ahead of personal agendas.

What is Test Driven Development (TDD)? Tutorial with Example

Agilemania

In this article, I would walk you through a simple example of creating a Test-Driven code and elaborate a bit about the practice and associated advantages. A TDD Example. I will be using Laravel and PHPUnit for the code examples.

2021 65

4 Awesome Teamwork Examples for Agile Teams

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In this blog, we try to shed light on sportsmanship and teamwork examples right off the sports ground. The Best Teamwork Examples. Example #1: Dee Dee Trotter – 2008 Summer Olympics. Situation: The first on our list of inspirational teamwork examples is that of Dee Dee Trotter. Example #2: Broderick Brown – Oklahoma State Football Game 2010. Example #3: Zlatko Dalic – World Cup 2018.

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Risk Response Strategy (Definitive Guide with Examples)

PM Basics

Here you will find examples of risk responses for both threats and opportunities. So, I would suggest you review examples of dealing with different risks on a real project first. So, for example, low accuracy of estimates may come from lack of Scope Decomposition. Examples of Valid Negative Risks (Threats) Responses. Examples of Positive Risk Response Strategies (Opportunities). How to select a Risk Response Strategy? Sounds complicated.

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Work Breakdown Structure Tutorial and WBS Example

Techno-PM

Download all WBS Templates Work Breakdown Structure Example The WBS is an exercise of decomposition, where the project is broken down from key deliverables into smaller, manageable chunks of work, called work packages. As an example, consider the building of a house, where “New House” would be your end product for the project, typically designated as parent task 1, that is, “1 New House”. Let’s take the example of the electrical part in the house’s structure.

2018 84

Project Charter Example and a Comprehensive Guide (+Template)

PM Basics

In this article, you’ll find a Project Charter Example for a real-life project. Table of Contents: Project Charter Example. You can read through the project charter example below or I can walk you through all the details in this video.

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A Step-By-Step Resource Allocation Example For Project Managers

The Digital Project Manager

The post A Step-By-Step Resource Allocation Example For Project Managers appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Leadership & Team Management Topics

2021 195

How To Build A Workflow Management System (+Examples)

The Digital Project Manager

The post How To Build A Workflow Management System (+Examples) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. General

2020 290

How to Create a Project Assumptions List: Examples and Template Included

Project Bliss

Different types of project assumptions – including examples. In your day-to-day life, for example, you start each day with assumptions about what will be true: You assume you need a certain amount of time to get ready for and get to work each day. This is an extreme example (but true). Now that you’ve got categories, it’s helpful to see examples. Examples of Project Assumptions. You have categories and examples.

2018 178

What is Test Driven Development (TDD)? Tutorial with Example

Agilemania

In this article, I would walk you through a simple example of creating a Test-Driven code and elaborate a bit about the practice and associated advantages. A TDD Example. I will be using Laravel and PHPUnit for the code examples.

2021 52

Digital Adoption: Models, Examples, Challenges & Tips

The Digital Project Manager

The post Digital Adoption: Models, Examples, Challenges & Tips appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Topics

2020 183

12 Innovative Examples of Project Management Software

MavenLink

Each of these 12 project management software examples was created using Mavenlink. **The The examples shared within this blog post are intended only for general use and information. Project management software (PMS) helps companies more effectively manage both day-to-day and long-term projects by providing crucial insights into the lifecycle of tasks and availability of resources.