Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Perhaps these individuals are influencing you through a blog, online videos, online courses, or books. Grab a cup of coffee as I share seven influencers that I follow. I am grateful for these leaders and their influence in the world of project management. The post Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch appeared first on.

Stakeholder management: Your plan for influencing project outcomes

Moira Alexander

Stakeholder management is a key facet of project management — and one of high risks and high rewards. When key individuals and team members are informed and on task, your project runs smoothly. But when those impacted by or have an impact on your project are left out of the loop, your project can quickly fall apart. Having and executing a sound stakeholder management strategy can drastically improve individual, team, project, and company performance.

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Influencing the eternal optimism of a delivery team

Kiron Bondale

When I teach agile fundamentals classes, I frequently emphasize the importance of inspection and adaptation. Teams which don’t use feedback loops with their products and their processes should not consider themselves to be very agile. For those teams which use an iteration-based cadence for their delivery such as those who have implemented the Scrum framework there have multiple feedback loops to help them improve.

Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Perhaps these individuals are influencing you through a blog, online videos, online courses, or books. Grab a cup of coffee as I share seven influencers that I follow. I am grateful for these leaders and their influence in the world of project management. The post Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch appeared first on.

Six Essential Requirements of an Influencing Strategy

Project Risk Coach

This is a guest post from Colin Gautrey, an author, trainer and executive coach who has specialized in the field of power and influence for over ten years. He combines solid research with deep personal experience in corporate life to offer his audiences critical yet simple insights into how to achieve results with greater influence. He is the creator of the Stakeholder Influencing Masterclass. So, does your influencing strategy address all of these adequately?

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion [Book Review]

Project Bliss

As project managers, we have to influence others – usually without formal authority. And there are many other events day-to-day that require persuasion and influence to help us be successful. For this reason, when a friend recommended Dr. Robert Cialdini’s book Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, I was eager to see if there was valuable advice I could use. In Influence Robert Cialdini presents eye-opening ways that influence is used on you regularly.

Influence at a distance

Musings on Project Management

The energy from a transmitting antenna decreases as the square of the distance from the transmitter to the receiver -- if the distance increases by a factor of 2, the energy decreases by a factor of 4. Light obeys the same rule. And all of the above only applies if the bandwidth is infinite and the transmission is in a vacuum. If the bandwidth is high restricted, as in a filter, or the media of. communication human factors Project Management

130 Top Project Management Influencers of 2019

The Digital Project Manager

The post 130 Top Project Management Influencers of 2019 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Leadership & Team Management

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Influencers and discriminating factors

Musings on Project Management

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20 Marketing Influencers You Should Follow on LinkedIn

Proofhub

20 Marketing LinkedIn Influencers You Should Follow in 2019 Do you know that over 2 million posts, articles, and videos are posted on LinkedIn every day, generating tens of millions of likes, shares, and comments every hour? These are the people who are given the title of “LinkedIn influencer”. Now, you might be wondering: what exactly do LinkedIn influencers do? This is where LinkedIn influencers come to your aid. But how do you know which influencer to follow?

Stakeholder Influencing Process [Video]

Project Risk Coach

In this video, Colin Gautrey shares his insights on how to influence stakeholders. The post Stakeholder Influencing Process [Video] appeared first on If you can’t see this video in your RSS reader or email, then click here. Often times, the problems we encounter as project managers are not technical; they are interpersonal issues. Some project managers fail to reach their potential due to poor stakeholder management.

Influencing Stakeholders: Start at the Bottom | Video

Online PM Courses

It may sound contradictory, but sometimes, for influencing stakeholders, you need to start at the bottom! The post Influencing Stakeholders: Start at the Bottom | Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

How Stakeholder Management Influences on a Project

GanttPRO Project Management

No project can be successfully accomplished without stakeholders and their management. It is a critical and integral part of any plan that has the only aim – to achieve results […]. News GanttPRO Project Management Tips

Influences and discriminators

Musings on Project Management

I call them "influencers and discriminators". When it's OPM -- other people's money -- the client gets to make the priority judgments. Normal 0. false false false. EN-US X-NONE X-NONE. Project Management

PMO Influencer of the Year Award nominations

Henny Portman

Happy and proud to be one of the TOP 15 Semi-Finalists for the 2020 PMO INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR AWARD organized by PMO GLOBAL ALLIANCE. award English Post Influencer PMOCongratulations to the other fantastic professionals for their significant history of contributions to the global PMO community. The three finalists will be announced on July 23.

The Digital Project Manager's List of top PM Influencers of 2019

Brad Egeland

If you want to stay top of the latest in project management and related topics like change management, business strategy, and leadership, make sure you’re following these movers and shakers: the top project management influencers of 2019. Here’s a list of the brightest minds and influential thinkers who are shaping the project management industry today.

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How Stakeholder Management Influences on a Project

GanttPRO Project Management

No project can be successfully accomplished without stakeholders and their management. It is a critical and integral part of any plan that has the only aim – to achieve results […

130 top project management influencers 2019

Henny Portman

Happy to find my name on a list of 130 Top Project Management Influencers of 2019 (not in the top, but in the list) by the Digital Project Manager. Have a look at 130 top project management influencers 2019. English Post

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How to Influence Personal Productivity of Your Team Members

ActiveCollab

Managing collective workload as well as your own can be a real challenge. How do you help people stay on the track and contribute towards the end goal without taking on too much? You are in the middle of your project development, but the work isn’t going so well. Tight deadlines and heavy workload are causing everybody’s temper to fray, and you can sense the heavy drop in your team’s productivity. You are surprised by the sudden change and you are asking yourself what went wrong.

How to Create Your First Influencer Marketing Strategy

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Influence and Persuasion for Project Managers

Mike Clayton

Influence Without Authority Unlike day-to-day managers, most project managers have little or no formal authority over our team-members. For project managers, the arts of influence and … Continue reading → communication Influence Stakeholder Management The Influence Agenda persuasionThis means that anything you want me to do, you have to persuade me.

How To 'Manage Up' And Gain Real Influence At Work

Trello

They’re also incredibly valuable in helping you build influence across your organization and elevate your career. As I’ve progressed further along in my career, the importance of being able to manage upward has become clearer to me. Because, at its core, managing up isn’t just about the way you interact with your supervisor. It’s so much more. It’s about taking control of your own career, regardless of your title or level within the company.

Understanding Politics, Conflict, and Influence in Projects

Guerrilla Project Management

In this interview, I have the pleasure to speak to Bernardo Tirado about Politics, Conflict, and Influence in projects. In this interview, I have the pleasure to speak to Bernardo Tirado about Politics, Conflict, and Influence in projects. Bernardo brings a fresh and unique perspective to this very important topic in project management, combining his background as an Industrial Psychology practitioner and a Project Management Executive.

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What can a project manager do then they need to influence a stakeholder but they don’t have direct access to the stakeholder? [Question]

Project Risk Coach

What can a project manager do then they need to influence a stakeholder but they don’t have direct access to the stakeholder? Answer this question on my blog and join the discussion → The post What can a project manager do then they need to influence a stakeholder but they don’t have direct access to the stakeholder?

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Podcast 106 – How to Become a Better Influencer

Fix my Project Chaos

Let’s talk about how to become a better influencer In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks to Michelle Gibbings about how to become a better influencer. The post Podcast 106 – How to Become a Better Influencer appeared first on Fix My Project Chaos. Michelle has more than 20 years’ experience helping people in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors succeed through organisational change. She is the Founder and Director of Change Meridian, a […].

Project Management Life Cycle-Iterative & Adaptive

iZenBridge

Organizational Influences and Project Life Cycle PMP adaptive life cycle life cycle pmp Predictive Life Cycle project life cycleAll projects across industries follow a life cycle approach. Often I have seen there are so many questions in mind for many PMP® aspirants on different types of life cycles. Why do we need anything other than predictive life cycle, which goes quite sequential and looks perfect? What are these buzz words, i.e., iterative & adaptive?

The Skills to Build Social Media Influence & How You Can Acquire Them

Boost by Brightpod

Influence is valuable as a social currency, on social media and off. More business are on social networks now than ever, and social users have begun to see t

How to work a little more creatively

Lynne Cazaly

adaptability creative creative process creativity influence innovation presentation sensemaking stories storytelling thinking visual storiesStoryboards are powerful thinking and communication tools in films and advertising. and we can use them too. Just as film creatives map out the proposed scenes of a movie, we can be story boarders too! A creative tool I use often with teams to think and work more creatively is storyboarding.

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What You Need To Know About Managing Upward And Gaining Influence At Work

Trello

They’re also incredibly valuable in helping you build influence across your organization and elevate your career. As I’ve progressed further along in my career, the importance of being able to manage upward has become clearer to me. Because, at its core, managing up isn’t just about the way you interact with your supervisor. It’s so much more. It’s about taking control of your own career, regardless of your title or level within the company.

Podcast 106 – How to Become a Better Influencer

Fix my Project Chaos

Let’s talk about how to become a better influencer In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks to Michelle Gibbings about how to become a better influencer. The post Podcast 106 – How to Become a Better Influencer appeared first on Fix My Project Chaos. Michelle has more than 20 years’ experience helping people in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors succeed through organisational change. She is the Founder and Director of Change Meridian, a […].

Frame the reason

Lynne Cazaly

collaboration communication facilitation facilitation skills influence meeting productivity sensemakingReceived an invitation for a meeting recently and there’s nothing but a vague title of the meeting? The convener or caller of the meeting may know what the meeting is all about. but those expected to attend may not. Fast forward to the actual meeting, and it’s worth explaining some more : why we’re meeting, what we’re going to do and how we’ll do it.

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Are You Overwhelmed by Your Project? What to Do

Online PM Courses

Effective Project Manager Personal Effectiveness circle of concern circle of influence overwhelm overwhelmed stressIt can easily happen to a Project Manager. The work builds up. The problems increase. Deadlines loom. Before you know it, you're feeling overwhelmed.

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Are you feeling mature?

Mike Clayton

… Continue reading → Stakeholder Management The Influence Agenda maturity model stakeholder engagement managementSoftware development, project management, and risk management all have maturity models that set criteria to allow organisations to measure the level of institutionalisation of good practices. It think it is time that Stakeholder Engagement Management also had a maturity model.

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PMP interview Questions

iZenBridge

What are organizational influences? PMBOK PMI PMP Project Communications Management Project Cost Management Project Integration Management Project Procurement Management Project Quality Management Project Risk Management Project Scope Management Project Stakeholder Management Project Time Management Business As Usual organizational influences project management plan project manager project operational Scope Management PlanDomain Based.

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Plan your Stakeholder Engagement Campaign

Mike Clayton

What all experienced … Continue reading → Brilliant Project Leader Change Management communication How to Manage a Great Project Stakeholder Management The Influence Agenda engagement campaign project communication stakeholder engagement stakeholder engagement managementYou are a project manager. You care about getting things right. So you plan meticulously, identify threats and take steps to mitigate them. The only thing that can get in your way now is one thing: people.

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The Top 20 Stakeholder Analysis Techniques All PMs Should Know

Online PM Courses

Project Communication Management Stakeholder Engagement personas Proximity Map Sociogram Stakeholder Analysis stakeholder engagement stakeholder force-field analysis stakeholder register stakeholder triage The Influence AgendaIn Project Management, there is nothing more important than understanding your project's stakeholders. And Stakeholder Analysis is is how we do it. The post The Top 20 Stakeholder Analysis Techniques All PMs Should Know appeared first on OnlinePMCourses.

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Fresh Friday 25 March 2016 – 6 Interesting Articles on Influence and Leadership

Fix my Project Chaos

Here are 6 interesting articles on influence and the role it plays in leadership; The post Fresh Friday 25 March 2016 – 6 Interesting Articles on Influence and Leadership appeared first on Fix My Project Chaos. Blog Art of Project Leadership

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How to Be a Project Risk Management Evangelist

Project Risk Coach

How can project sponsors and project managers influence senior leaders to adopt risk management and reduce the barrier to risk management? Who are the top leaders that you need to influence? Who can you influence that might influence the senior leaders? Another way to influence is from the bottom up, within your sphere of influence.

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Guessing and Bayes

Musings on Project Management

In my posting prior to this one, I gave an example of two probabilities influencing yet a third. To do that, I assumed a probability for "A" and I assumed a probability for "B", both of which jointly influence "C". But, I gave no evidence that either of these assumptions was "calibrated" by prior experience.I just guessedWhat if I just guessed about "A" and "B" without any calibrated evidence to. Bayes estimate Risk Management Statistics

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What can you learn from your local supermarket?

Mike Clayton

Supermarkets place premium goods at eye level, they put sweets and magazines near the checkout counter and use point of sale advertising throughout the store, they offer trial packs and free tastings, they attract us round corners into aisles with … Continue reading → Influence The Influence Agenda Behavioural Economics Choice Architecture Daniel Kahneman Richard Thaler Vance Packard

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