How to Facilitate the Nominal Group Technique

Project Risk Coach

Let's look at the Nominal Group Technique (NGT), a powerful technique for reaching consensus. What is the Nominal Group Technique? The nominal group technique is a structured method for group brainstorming that allows every participant to have an equal voice.

2019 304

Using DACI Framework for Better Group Decisions

ProjectManager.com

This allows a project to progress smoothly whenever group decisions have to be made. That’s because they’re either the person or the group of people who have the authority to approve and veto in a project. This group doesn’t have any authority to affect the course of the project.

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Decision Making Tools for Group Decisions

Girl's Guide to PM

If you make decisions as a group but you don’t have everyone on the same page, you will lack the basis for your work, and that will lead to a flawed decision. The Group Decision Process. Making a decision as a group is a 3-step process: Deciding whether you need your team. The first step in making a decision as a group is actually assessing whether you need a group at all! Group decisions can be tricky, even with appropriate instruments.

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An Introduction to Project Steering Groups

Girl's Guide to PM

A Project Steering Group is the oversight committee of a project. All projects should have one, but the make up of the group depends on your project. The Members of the Project Steering Group. Then you should be on the Steering Group as the project manager.

2018 246

Connecting Analytics to Strategy - Keeping Your Corporate Objective In Sight

Speaker: Tom Evans, Senior Principal Consultant and Trainer, 280 Group

Data analytics has transformed the way many product managers approach product enhancements, creating strong demand for product managers with skills and expertise in defining and analyzing product metrics to make more valuable product decisions. But there is one essential element that is often left out of the conversation, and that is strategy. How does my product decisions support the overall strategy of the business, and am I tracking the right metrics based upon that strategy?

How To Help Teams Make Group Decisions

Girl's Guide to PM

If you make decisions as a group but you don’t have everyone on the same page, you will lack the basis for your work, and that will lead to a flawed decision. The Group Decision Process. Making a decision as a group is a 3-step process: Deciding whether you need your team.

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6 Easy Ways to Manage Group Think and Risk at Work

Girl's Guide to PM

In the 1970s, the social psychologist Irving Janis examined how groups make decisions. He found that a group’s dynamic often inhibits exploration of alternatives. People find disagreement uncomfortable, so the group seeks consensus before it has reached a satisfactory conclusion.

2018 275

10 LinkedIn Groups every Entrepreneur & Project Manager should join

Taskque

Trust me, Entrepreneurs, business owners, and project owners cannot succeed without soliciting the help of a group(s) of people who have that experience and can guide them better. LinkedIn Groups are one of the most overlooked tools that the site has to offer.

2018 84

Process Groups and the 5 Steps of Traditional Project Management

Redbooth

Let’s take a closer look at process groups and how they help you move through the five traditional stages of project management. What are process groups? Baking a Pie Metaphor for Process Groups. The planning process group has a lot of work to do.

Which Video Conferencing Platform is Best for Large Group Meetings?

TrustRadius Project Management

A virtual meeting app may work well for chatting with a client but struggle with group meetings of 10 people or more. The Best Web Conferencing Tools for Large Group Meetings. The free option also allows 100 participants, but group meetings are limited to 40 minutes. .

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Double Grouping Report Results – New Function Release

Hub Planner

Reading Time: 5 minutes Double Grouping Report Results. A new function release by Hub Planner: How to activate a secondary grouping of report results. Now, users can opt to add a secondary grouping option to reports. Now, you can add in a double option to group reports by.

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30 Group Brainstorming Techniques to Find Your Next Great Idea

Teamweek

And alternatively, the manager or leader of the group needs to find ways to keep everyone engaged in the conversation from beginning to end. While getting the whole group together is important, try meeting with your team members one-on-one to get their insight. What is brainstorming?

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60 Second Project Manager Facebook Group is Starting this Week - Join In

Brad Egeland

My 60 Second Project Manager closed FB group is almost ready. Let’s make this a great group - spread the word! Join the 60 Second Project Manager Facebook GroupI will be available for daily interaction and Q&A on Project Management best practices and real world project management experiences and advice. Very small fee - interested? Join now and get October and November 2019 combined.

2019 113

PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition Knowledge Areas And Process Group

iZenBridge

Are you confused with new terms like Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, and a Process? What are the Process Groups for? What are the Process Groups for? A process group is created to club processes which have same management focus.

10 Ways to Create Group Norms in Your Office

Teamweek

What Are Group Norms? Group norms are ground rules that can encourage a group to work efficiently and discourage behaviors that hinder its effectiveness. Why Are Group Norms Important? Group norms provide you with an expectation of how to behave in a particular group.

2019 52

Effective Collaboration for Outstanding Virtual Teamwork

Project Bliss

Group collaboration can produce wonderful solutions to challenges and problem. When you’re bringing a group of people together to reach a shared goal, you need to cultivate effective practices and behaviors. Virtual teams need to put forth extra effort for effective collaboration.

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5 Stages Of Group Development Every Team Have To Go Through

Taskque

5 Stages Of Group Development. The post 5 Stages Of Group Development Every Team Have To Go Through appeared first on TaskQue. Whether you are managing small projects or large & complex ones, you cannot do everything on your own.

2019 77

How To Determine If You Need To Build A Focus Group ?

Project-Management.pm

Organizations believe a focus group on their PMO that is used to boost its effectiveness and also to trigger more projects. But sometimes a focus group has a negative impact on PMO for many reasons such as time issues, budget, and it can cause office politics to rear its ugly head. Before anything else, you need to understand that focus groups are entirely different from brainstorming—the two are only similar in terms of its participants that are usually grouped together.

2017 84

Case Study: Rex Materials Group Uses LiquidPlanner to Optimize Entire Value Chain

LiquidPlanner

No one knows this better than Kevin Kohls, Director of Continuous Improvement for Rex Materials Group , makers of refractory (heat-resistant) and high-temperature materials commonly used in the plastics, light metals, solar and semiconductor markets.

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6 Group Decision Making Techniques Your Team Needs Now

Teamweek

With all the differing opinions and personalities, this can be an intimidating thought for a leader who wants to maintain a good rapport among their group. Nominal Group Technique. He or she then takes the remaining options back to the group for their consideration.

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Project Management Process Groups Explained

Project Smart

Project management itself is nothing new. The modern framework began in the early 1950s, driven by businesses that realised the benefits of organising work around projects.

User Groups: Executive Oversight of Multiple Departments in a Company

Appfluence

In addition, to filters and tags, Priority Matrix also has user groups. Priority Matrix User Groups. Watch this video to learn how to create user groups: The post User Groups: Executive Oversight of Multiple Departments in a Company appeared first on Priority Matrix Productivity

Group vs Team: Are Groups Really that Bad?

ActiveCollab

What’s the difference between a group and a team? When people share an elevator ride, they are a group;when the elevator gets stuck, they become a team. The mere fact that they have something in common makes them a group. However, if elevator breaks down and they get stuck, a common goal of “getting out of there” makes this group a team. Difference between a group and a team. informal group, formed naturally by employees for different reasons.

2017 30

5 Project Management Groups to Join on LinkedIn

Wrike

One of those areas of investment has been LinkedIn Groups. For years, LinkedIn Groups provided their members with little more than self-promotional posts and spam, but new changes have transformed Groups into some of the most powerful resources project management professionals can tap. A few of the key updates: Groups have received a fresh visual overhaul?. All groups are now private and require their members to be vetted?.

Group vs Team: Are Groups Really that Bad?

ActiveCollab

What’s the difference between a group and a team? When people share an elevator ride, they are a group; when the elevator gets stuck, they become a team. The mere fact that they have something in common makes them a group. However, if elevator breaks down and they get stuck, a common goal of “getting out of there” makes this group a team. Difference between a group and a team. informal group, formed naturally by employees for different reasons.

2017 28

Need Primavera P6 Group Training? I have a $10,000 Off Option for Your Organization

Brad Egeland

Does your company need great Primavera P6 training at a great price from a trusted organization? This is live, hands-on online training with a live instructor but no need to travel. And I have $10,000 off the price for 10 students or more.

2017 91

Managing diverse stakeholder groups

Fix my Project Chaos

Let’s talk about managing diverse stakeholder groups Catherine Robson is passionate about people and […]. The post Managing diverse stakeholder groups appeared first on Fix My Project Chaos.

2017 55

Podcast: Managing diverse stakeholder groups

Fix my Project Chaos

Let’s talk about managing diverse stakeholder groups Catherine Robson is passionate about people and […]. The post Podcast: Managing diverse stakeholder groups appeared first on Fix My Project Chaos.

2017 64

Sidebar Groups and Sub Groups for Teams makes Team Visibility Clearer in Hub Planner

Hub Planner

Sidebar Groups and Sub Groups for Teams makes Team Visibility Clearer in Hub Planner. The latest update to the sidebar introduces a few usability updates to make it more transparent the information contained within the groups and sub groups for teams.

2019 57

Association Development Group | Task Management Software Spotlight 1

Function Point

Association Development Group | Task Management Software Spotlight 1. Meet Megan, a Project Coordinator at Association Development Group Inc (ADG). Describe Association Development Group. Function Point provides Association Development Group and Studio136 with a centralized system that tracks, organizes and archives important information. The post Association Development Group | Task Management Software Spotlight 1 appeared first on Function Point.

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Association Development Group | Task Management Software Spotlight 1

Function Point

Association Development Group | Task Management Software Spotlight 1. Meet Megan, a Project Coordinator at Association Development Group Inc (ADG). Describe Association Development Group. Function Point provides Association Development Group and Studio136 with a centralized system that tracks, organizes and archives important information. The post Association Development Group | Task Management Software Spotlight 1 appeared first on Function Point.

2016 40

KeyedIn Spotlight 2015 - User Group Event

Keyedin

The KeyedIn Spotlight User Conference took place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on March 18th 2015. The event saw attendance from a great mix of customers and partners with presentations from Alliance Boots, easyJet, Aditro, TBR, Abellio and CDG. The event also featured a preview of KeyedIn Projects 5.8.

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KeyedIn Spotlight 2016 - User Group Event

Keyedin

The KeyedIn Projects 2016 User Conference took place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on Tuesday 19th Apri. This year the event featured an exciting new format with interactive breakout sessions allowing attendees the chance to take an in depth look at some of the latest features with our KeyedIn experts. The event showcased an exciting preview of KeyedIn Projects v6.0 demonstrating some sensational new and improved functionality as well as a completely brand new user interface

2016 60

Reports Update – Non Grouped Results & Multi Level Reporting

Hub Planner

Reading Time: 9 minutes Report Update: Non-Grouped Results & Multiple Levels of Report Results. Another new and accompanying update to the recently released Hub Planner Reports is a really useful feature to non-group report results. Group the same data by day, to your date range.

2020 43

How Marketing Agencies Stay Productive: Shawn Daughhetee of EnVeritas Group

Boost by Brightpod

This week we feature Shawn Daughhetee, Marketing Associate of EnVeritas Group. EnVeritas Group is a little global giant with headquarters in the US and the UK. Their strategists, content experts and linguists work in more than 70 countries and 350 cities, covering 35 languages

2019 65

Review CHAOS Report 2018

Henny Portman

Every two years the Standish Group publish a new CHAOS Report. The Standish Group studied this decision latency for over a decade and stated that a project will create one decision for every $1,000 in project labor cost. CHAOS Report English Post review Standish Group

2018 60

Psychological Safety

Zen Project Management

I wrote another article recently talked about group think. Group think exists in situations where people don't feel safe stating an opposing view. agile group think psychological safetyI had an interesting experience recently. I was working with a team as they went thru their sprint planning. They had figured out their capacity based on yesterday's weather and their average amount of interrupt.

2018 100

Managing the 2017 Epic Upgrade Project for Group Health Cooperative [Guest Post]

Brightwork

As most of the projects I manage are focused on the Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin (GHC) business, I find this happening to me more often than not. … The post Managing the 2017 Epic Upgrade Project for Group Health Cooperative [Guest Post] appeared first on BrightWork. As a Project manager, have you ever managed a project where you find yourself a bit out of your comfort zone due to your lack of subject matter knowledge?

2017 28

How Marketing Agencies Stay Productive: Ben Guttmann of Digital Natives Group

Boost by Brightpod

Digital Natives Group, a digital marketing agency, offers branding and custom activation solu This week we feature, Ben Guttmann, Partner of Digital Natives.

2017 60

[Customer Spotlight] – Triumph Group Leverage BrightWork for Project Maturity

Brightwork

Company Overview Founded in 1993, Triumph Group is a global leader in aerospace manufacturing and overhauling aerospace structures, systems, and components. Triumph Group is a dependable partner at every stage of the aircraft life cycle. Moving to a “One Triumph” Culture In 2016 Triumph Group embarked on a company-wide transformation to better adapt and succeed in today’s ever-changing, global marketplace.