Industrial Psychology for Project Management

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Professor Tirado is a native New Yorker, and when he started out in this field he was one of 5 people in the world who married together managing initiatives through projects and industrial psychology. What is industrial psychology?

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Industrial Processes: Definitions & Examples

Industrial processes are used in heavy manufacturing industries during large-scale projects. Having robust and efficient industrial processes is instrumental in a modern manufacturing business. What Is an Industrial Process? Industrial Process Examples.

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2022 Online and In-Person Events for Project/Resource Managers and Industry Professionals

Epicflow Blog

Are you thinking of attending an event to gain new knowledge, find out recent trends in your industry, share your experience with colleagues, or network with leading experts in your industry? Events for Industry Professionals. Events for Industry Professionals .

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2022 Trends in Industrial Cybersecurity

Brad Egeland

Improving industrial cybersecurity in 2022 and beyond requires that several trends and initiatives come to fruition that push back against attacks and protect the public. Boards at critical infrastructure industry providers see the brand and cost impacts of these events and are pushing forward the need for an information security leader with strong decision-making authority. It coincides with the evolving threats which damage private industries and the U.S.

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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.

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. The automotive industry is moving towards the new future by leaps and bounds. The post Automotive Industry 2022: Overcoming Project Challenges appeared first on Epicflow.

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A Quick Guide to Change Orders for Construction & Other Industries

But a contract change order can apply to many industries. The post A Quick Guide to Change Orders for Construction & Other Industries appeared first on Changes are part of delivering any project.

Achieving Competitive Advantage in Service Industry


It is, however, the industry also comes with a unique set of challenges. If there’s one thing certain in business, regardless of industry, it’s the risk of failure. Set the Pace in Your Industry. Best Practices competitive advantages service industry

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European Defense Industry 2021: Challenges and Trends

Epicflow Blog

There’s probably no industry in the world that hasn’t been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The defence industry has undergone some changes, though not as negative as other industries have. Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Industry .

2021 83

Mastering the (new) Agile Coaching Mindset for the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR)

International Institute for Learning

Like you, I’ve been following the discussions on the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) for some time now. For the uninitiated, the 4th Industrial Revolution (or Industry 4.0) There’s no doubt about it: the 4th Industrial Revolution is underway.

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2021 Dresner Advisory Services Business Intelligence Market Study

Every year Dresner reviews the state of the BI market as it stands today. This 12th annual report breaks down customer perceptions of BI and how well each vendor performs. See for yourself how all the major BI vendors stack up.

Post-Industrial Project Management

Leading Answers

We know old concepts that govern agriculture do not apply to industry. Yet many project managers who work in the knowledge worker domain still apply project management approaches developed for the industrial era. This article identifies the mismatch of applying industrial project management in today’s post-industrial marketplace. We first examine how to determine if your projects are: industrial, knowledge work, or hybrid. Next came the Industrial Revolution.

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What Is Lead Time? How to Calculate Lead Time in Different Industries

Let’s take a moment to define lead time, determine how to calculate it and see how it works across various industries. Lead time is used in various industries from manufacturing to supply chain management and project management. The average lead time differs across industries.

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2020 Automotive Industry Challenges and Trends

Epicflow Blog

Automotive industry trends in 2020 are primarily dictated by the demands of a new class of consumers – sophisticated customers with a high level of consciousness and awareness, ever-growing needs, and environment-focused preferences.

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8 Employee Retention Secrets from Industry Leaders

The post 8 Employee Retention Secrets from Industry Leaders appeared first on There are many reasons why employee retention is important. According to a study by Employee Benefits News , the cost of losing an employee can cost the company as much as 33 percent of that employee’s salary. It’s a bottom-line issue, but the financial hit is only part of the problem. Bad management can send employees racing for the door.

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5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

with the overwhelming task of winning back frustrated customers or winning over new ones—which, depending on your industry, can be anywhere from five to 25 times more expensive than retaining. Updating your application’s dashboards and reporting features.

2021 Automotive Industry Challenges and Trends 

Epicflow Blog

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed a lot in the development of all industries including the automotive sphere. Let’s see how the industry is recovering from tough times in 2021 and what trends are leading this year. . COVID-19 Challenges Automotive Industry is Facing in 2021.

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Post-Industrial Project Management

Leading Answers

We know old concepts that govern agriculture do not apply to industry. Yet many project managers who work in the knowledge worker domain still apply project management approaches developed for the industrial era. This article identifies the mismatch of applying industrial project management in today’s post-industrial marketplace. We first examine how to determine if your projects are: industrial, knowledge work, or hybrid. Next came the Industrial Revolution.

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. According to the aerospace and defense industry research , it involves organizations that are defense contractors, commercial ones, or both.

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Industry, Product, and Technical Knowledge: What Makes a Project Manager an Expert?

Epicflow Blog

And in this publication, we discuss the role of industry, product, and technical knowledge in the work of a project manager. . Industry Knowledge in Project Management Career: What to Focus on? . What is Industry Knowledge? What Industries Do Project Managers Work in?

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How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

industry as a whole, with their leadership involved in the. HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS. Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue. 1 Customize to Monetize: The Strategic Way to Create Tiered Offerings.

2021 Challenges and Trends in Pharmaceutical Industry

Epicflow Blog

Pharmaceutical industry is currently one of the most fast-developing ones. 2020 brought drastic changes to every industry, and the pharmaceutical one isn’t an exception. Let’s take a closer look at what problems the industry faces and what its recent trends are. .

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10+ Reasons Why IT Companies Fail In Today’s Industries


The post 10+ Reasons Why IT Companies Fail In Today’s Industries appeared first on nTask. If you are working in an IT business, you are well aware of the crippling fear factor. It is often a reason behind why IT companies fail. Especially, if you are the team lead on a project with relatively high requirements. So, as up to 75% of the respondents involved in a study by Geneca agree that software projects are prone to failure right from the beginning.

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Post-Industrial Project Management

Leading Answers

Introduction We know old concepts that govern agriculture do not apply to industry. Engineers do not consult the weather or growing seasons before designing machinery. Yet many project managers who work in the knowledge worker domain still apply project management. Agile Project Management Leadership Teams

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The Consolidation Endgame Curve of Industry Development

The Strategic Project Manager

Nature, industries, and companies go through stages of evolution. This post examines an interesting framework for stages of industry development, and it was built upon a mountain of empirical data. Kearney through extensive analysis of thousands of companies across industries.

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New Study: 2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report

Depending on your industry, acquiring a new customer can be anywhere from five to 25 times. 2018 STATE OF. EMBEDDED. ANALYTICS. REPORT The Sixth Annual Review of Embedded. Analytics Trends and Tactics | 2018 LOGI ANALYTICS STATE OF EMBEDDED ANALYTICS REPORT TABLE OF.

Tips for Project Success in the Automotive Industry

The Lazy Project Manager

When choosing project management software, the automotive industry must take into account the requirements and processes of the industry. A project management software, guarantees compatibility with industrial processes and standards, such as phases, milestones and APQP. By integrating these functions, the tool also supports service product development in the automotive industry, in a suitable manner. A guest post by my friends at Genius Project.

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Managing Up at Work Like a True Professional in PM Industry


The post Managing Up at Work Like a True Professional in PM Industry appeared first on nTask. Your boss or direct manager has a big hand to play in your job satisfaction.

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Mavenlink Industry Cloud for Professional Services™ - What is it and Why Do You Need It?


This is why more businesses than ever are leaving project management systems of old and moving their businesses forward with the Mavenlink Industry Cloud for Professional Services™ - a specialized, purpose-built cloud-based software platform for the professional services industry.

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Project Management Career Outlook – Growth Across Industries through 2027

Project Bliss

Industries Expecting Growth. Sectors expecting a positive job outlook for project managers span various industries. ” Project management skills are valuable and can span a wide range of industries and domains. The post Project Management Career Outlook – Growth Across Industries through 2027 appeared first on Project Bliss. Have you ever considered a career in project management? If so, I’ve got great news.

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Drive Better Results for Your Professional Services Firm Part 2: Deliver Profitable Projects

Speaker: Patrick Connally and Andy Yeomans

Join us on May 19th as Patrick Connally, National Industry Director – U.S. Professional Services at Microsoft, and Andy Yeomans, Executive Vice President at HSO ProServ, explore strategies firms can take to maximize project performance.

Ranking the Most (and Least) Productive Industries


You also tend to hear about it in certain industries with a reputation for slowness. Are certain industries more or less productive than others? Not only that, but we also looked at whether some industries were more productive than others. Among industries, there is a huge variation in how long it takes to get work done. The energy industry ranks as the slowest to get tasks done (tasks take 59 days on average). Productivity by Industry.

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Industry-Specific PM Tools: Are They Worth It?

Rebel’s Guide to PM

That got me thinking about industry-specific project management tools. But they have versions of their apps tailored for different industries. For example, the film and TV production project management app includes budgeting templates specific to that industry. I looked at the screenshots of the industry apps and compared them to the generic one I bought and basically they are the same underlying product. It’s industry terminology.

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How PPM Tools Can Help Your Company Navigate Industry Disruptions


When disruption came to the movie industry in the form of companies like Redbox and Netflix, the Blockbuster model remained largely the same, and customers moved on. So how do you ensure your company is a high performer even when faced with changes and disruption in your industry?

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100 best tools for marketing industry


What are the best 100 tools for marketing industry? Today, marketing industry offers a wide range of tools essential in work of every marketer. To make it easier, today we’re introducing 100 best tools for the marketing industry, taking into account different categories and areas of use. Internet Marketing marketing industry marketing toolsIt’s quite difficult to choose the finest from such an abundant offer.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Project Mgt. Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

Do you want to “change the game” in your company or the project management industry?In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of project management, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

11 Industries Affected in Positive Ways by COVID-19

Brad Egeland

A recent study by investment publication, Invezz, reveals the top 11 industries that were positively affected by COVID-19. During a time of unprecedented economic uncertainty, there were some industries that did surprisingly well. Microsoft Teams reported a new daily record of 2.7

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Trends Shaping the Automotive Industry in 2022

Epicflow Blog

This year, the automotive industry is expected to continue its recovery following the headwinds of tough 2020. The general outlook for 2022 is rather optimistic – the industry is going to take further steps towards producing smarter vehicles.

2022 83

Function Point, Our Culture and the Creative Industry

Function Point

The post Function Point, Our Culture and the Creative Industry appeared first on Function Point. Our team has been really engaged in writing about our experiences, our culture here at the office and items associated with business management in a creative studio. When I look at the titles of some of our latest posts it gives me some insight into the depth of understanding we have in the space.

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Industry 4.0 Series: AI, IoT, and the Future of Manufacturing


This story is part of our Industry 4.0 AI, which fundamentally converts large amounts of data into intelligence, is being adopted at an increasingly rapid pace across many industry sectors, most notably, in manufacturing. Manufacturing was one of the first industries to harness the power of AI by using robots to assemble products and package them for shipment. This all bodes well for industry competition, as highlighted in a 2015 Boston Consulting Group report.

Upgrading Data Security in a Crisis

Speaker: M.K. Palmore, VP Field CSO (Americas), Palo Alto Networks

In most cases, the COVID-19 crisis has sped up the desire to engage in digital transformation for medium-to-large scale enterprises. Roadmaps are rarely implemented without challenges. During this session, MK Palmore, the Field CSO (Americas) for Palo Alto Networks and a former public-sector executive, will walk through the difficulties of crisis planning execution in the midst of an organization's digital changes. He will use a combination of industry insights through statistical observations and direct customer feedback to emphasize the importance of adopting new technologies to battle an ever changing threat landscape.