7 Steps to Create a Useful Knowledge Base


What is a knowledge base? Self-Service Best Practices: 7 Steps to Create a Useful Knowledge Base For Your Customers. Choose who your knowledge base is for (or make multiple ones). How to write an effective knowledge base article. Unfortunately, as you scale your product and your customer base, it gets harder and harder to keep everyone happy. Building an effective knowledge base takes planning and work.

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The Knowledge-Based Economy: Are You and Your Company Ready for the New Era?


Until recently, knowledge was for the few. The post The Knowledge-Based Economy: Are You and Your Company Ready for the New Era? To learn something, you would need to take a course, turn to a specialist or spend weeks at a time looking through books and other sources. The internet was still unavailable for most of us, and the amount of information that could be found on it was far […]. appeared first on For Managers | Personal Development Hacks. Leadership

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Everything You Need To Know About TimeCamp!


Project Management faq frequently asked questions knowledge base real time tracking app time management time tracking app time tracking software TimeCampWe decided to make the most basic information about our software more accessible to the public. Thus, the idea of this article. You will find here answers to the most frequently asked questions about TimeCamp, like what it is, what does it do, and how can help you will your work, and especially with managing […].

2017 40

Big words in risk management

Musings on Project Management

Here's three of the biggies from the domain of risk management which are explained below with some examples: Knowledge errors and omissions: There's a project event coming up. it's the knowledge base for the assumptions. Sometimes, people use big words and I have to pause and look them up -- using an online dictionary, of course.

2021 163

Project Management Training – Shifting from Classroom to Computer

Arras People

Training presents a prime opportunity to expand the knowledge base of all project professionals. Increases your skillset and knowledge base. Traditionally training has always been based in a classroom and face to face.

2020 275

Product Update: Introducing Sheet View, Gantt Improvements and Other Exciting Updates


Read our Knowledge Base article to find out more about the Sheet view! Introducing Our New Contextual Knowledge Base! Our brand new contextual Knowledge Base is now live! You can also search for articles on the Knowledge Base homepage.

2020 295

What is the focus of ICP-ENT and ICP-CAT Programs?


Each of these tracks contain at least two high standard knowledge-based certifications and each track ends with a competency-based Certifications called ICAgile Expert.

Enterprise Agile Coach Masterclass with Two ICAgile Certifications (ICP-ENT & ICP-CAT)


Each of these modules contains at least two high standard knowledge-based certifications and each of these modules ends with a competency-based Certifications called ICAgile Expert.

2020 73

How to More Efficiently Manage Plans with GanttPRO: Archived Projects and Extended Project Cards

GanttPRO Project Management

Project management as an activity requires deep background and knowledge base as well as an overall profound understanding of all processes. At the same time, it is difficult to keep […

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Good Project Manager vs Bad Project Manager

Girl's Guide to PM

A Bad Project Manager does not understand domain areas , and they do not take the initiative to build up their knowledge base. What makes a bad project manager? And how can you be a good project manager?

2021 311

A pilot project is not always the best way to start your agile journey

Kiron Bondale

The primary source of delivery uncertainty to most knowledge-based projects is the predictable availability of the right people with the right skills and the right time. Many of us would agree that when you are trying to implement a large change, start small.

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AI In Project Management: 7 Ways in Which AI Will Transform Project Management


4- Knowledge-Based Systems. Gone are the days when AI used to be dumb and can only act based on the data you feed. Today, AI-based systems are smarter than ever before and can learn new things with the passage of time.

Streamline Project Workflows with Inter-project Dependencies


Read all about it in this Knowledge Base article and let us know what you think by sending your feedback to success@easyprojects.net. During a project’s life cycle, assistance from various departments may be required in order to move forward.

2020 75

PMI plus Disciplined Agile might be a marriage made in Heaven

Kiron Bondale

PMI now has the ability to incorporate the significant intellectual property of DA within their knowledge base and by doing so, enhance the value proposition of their standards and practice guides. The announcement of the acquisition of Disciplined Agile (DA) by PMI is almost a month old so I thought I would share my thoughts on it. There is no doubt that PMI has been flirting with agile progressively over the past decade.

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Welcome to the New LiquidPlanner.com!


Take a look at the new Support Center where you’ll find our knowledge base , training videos , and information on professional services. The LiquidPlanner website has gotten an update recently. We’ve created a cleaner, more modern experience that’s easy to navigate and fun to explore. While some pages like Product and Pricing have gotten cosmetic updates, others are completely different!

2019 71

Feeling Stuck? LiquidPlanner Can Help


Knowledge Base. Browse the hundreds of help articles available in the LiquidPlanner Knowledge Base with the convenient new “search” bar, located at the top of each user’s Help tab. A great starting point for new users, the “Get to Know LiquidPlanner” section outlines the base of how to build a great workspace. We are excited to announce the release of the updated in-app Help Tab.

2018 73

The perils of percentage availability…

Kiron Bondale

This is unfortunately the case for most knowledge-based work. While a contractor can examine a wall being built and verify what percent of the work is complete based on how much of the wall has been finished, a development lead looking at the source code for a given function will be unable to come up with more than an educated guess as to what the true status of developing that function is.

2018 156

A Letter From Our CEO About COVID-19


Informed by company core values of Service First and Courage to Change , this decision was easy to make and straight forward to implement because we are cloud-based and use LiquidPlanner to manage our work. Many of our practices can be explored in depth in our blog and knowledge base.

2020 86

The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019

Arras People

PRINCE2 – Top of the Pile: Love it or otherwise, the PRINCE2 certification still retains its position as the most common amongst UK based project management practitioners; with roughly two-thirds of the pool saying they have the Practitioner level of achievement. From the early days of producing the PMBR, we have seen a steady take-up of this knowledge base.

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Project Management Careers Q&A – PMO Manager Career Path

Arras People

It’s important that your current PMO experience – especially in functions and services that are relatable to portfolio management such as investment appraisals, prioritisation, enterprise resource management and so on are already part of your knowledge base. A role like this also requires much more business knowledge and acumen than one which is focused on “doing the projects right” kind of PMO.

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Announcing Jira Sync: Automatic Data Imports for Jira Users


Check out our Knowledge Base article for more information, or get in touch with our Support team at support@track.toggl.com. Toggl Track connects with hundreds of tools via its handy browser extension , from Todoist and Trello to Asana and Jira.

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Are We Taking Cybersecurity Seriously Enough?

Brad Egeland

But they need to have an awareness, an accountability to the company masses and the organization's customer base. There’s no doubt that we will all be hacked or breached or have our data and identity affected by a breach sooner or later. Most of us already have.

2021 111

Effective project sponsor briefing is essential.

Ron Rosenhead

So, here you are, in a situation where your knowledge base is low and the expectations of your sponsor and possible the project board are high. It’s a key strategic objective. The very success of this project will ensure that the company steals an estimated 12 months on the competition and give you huge competitive advantage. It’s been in research phase (for 8 months) and now, after a successful business case has been developed you are given the project to deliver.

2017 130

Defeating the multitasking monster

Kiron Bondale

Whether it is the waste generated by context switching, the elevated stress levels for staff or the increased cost of poor quality, few people would assert that it is a good practice for knowledge-based work. Here just a few of the forces encouraging multitasking and some suggestions on how to slice and cauterize each one: Using batch-based, push-oriented delivery approaches. Multiple research studies have shown the negative impacts of multitasking.

2019 139

9 Best SharePoint Alternatives to Use in 2021


Role-based permissions. Knowledge management. Knowledge base.

2021 131

What challenges will project managers face a decade from now?

Kiron Bondale

Improvements in virtual reality technologies, near zero communication latency, increased global literary, self-serve professional development and crowdsourcing becoming commonplace should help to reduce the impact of human resource constraints on knowledge-based projects. This will increase the criticality of agile practices, reusability and effective knowledge management.

2016 120

Hub Planner release Booking Category Groups to the suite of Resource Management features.

Hub Planner

Knowledge Base. Take a look at the Booking Categories knowledge base for an in depth view of how the Premium Extension will work. Booking Category Groups Premium Extension Knowledge Base.

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Why You Should Schedule Around People, Not Tasks

Girl's Guide to PM

Everyone is a project manager, because the nature of modern work is project-based. They’re simple, linear, and workflow based. Flow to Work: Knowledge Is A Skill. It’s about applying knowledge to new problems. This, in turn, creates more knowledge. It’s about applying knowledge to new problems @proggiodotcom Click To Tweet. People have specialty knowledge that they’ve learned, both in school and from experience.

2018 295

How project management trends will change in 2020


Among the current applications of AI, the most notable are: Knowledge-based expert systems (KBES)? —?this this is a feature that exists thanks to machine learning and enables computers to solve complex problems by using a knowledge base.

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Are your lessons garbage or gold?

Kiron Bondale

I’ve also recommended that incorporating lessons into standard practices is better than just consolidating them into a repository, no matter how easy it might be to search that knowledge base. We don’t want so much detail that it’s hard to understand how the lesson could be applied to a different project, but there should be enough information provided to raise it above the level of common knowledge. In either case, time is wasted and knowledge is lost.

2016 131

Hub Planner: New User Access Roles & Permissions

Hub Planner

Originally Hub Planner teams had orchestrated access levels based per role type. Role based access control user permissions. Take a look at the Knowledge Base for more help on Private Content. Knowledge Base for User Access Permissions.

2020 39

10 Reasons Why Teamwork Matters in Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

Your team members have a lot of shared knowledge between them: use it. Surround yourself with people who complement your personal strengths so that you have all the skill and knowledge bases covered. This is a guest article by Melissa Lobo of Project Female. Teamwork: the act of bringing several individuals together in order to efficiently and effectively complete a project. Melissa Labo.

2018 255

How to Build Products While Working Remotely: The Ultimate Remote Work Guide for Project Managers, Entrepreneurs, and Startups


Use documents, wikis, and knowledge bases to keep your team unblocked. Knowledge management. If you’re not set up with wikis , knowledge bases , and cloud storage , accessing projects and information can be a serious headache. Current user base.

2020 121

KeyedIn: Professional services organizations face one of world’s greatest balancing acts


— 11 April 2013 — Running a Professional Services Organisation (PSO) is one of the world‘s greatest balancing acts, according to KeyedIn™ Solutions, the cloud-based solutions company. KeyedIn has answered the need by creating a set of tools specifically focused on Professional Services Organizations to help them manage projects and programs more knowledgeably, efficiently and profitably – with an ongoing improvement in client satisfaction.

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How to Make a Scope Management Plan


Other factors to consider are the processes and procedures, which are key to any project’s success, and the corporate knowledge base. Because ProjectManager.com is a cloud-based project management software, status updates are instantly reflected, and progress is seen in real time on our project dashboard. Our cloud-based project management software has the tools to implement your scope management plan and keep scope creep at bay. Scope can make or break a project.

2019 244

The New and Improved LiquidPlanner Help Center


The new Help Center has three main categories: Knowledge Base – Detailed documentation and guides on how to get the most out of LiquidPlanner. Getting Started – A section of the knowledge base that has lots of helpful articles, user-specific guides, and downloads for teams that are getting up to speed. In a self-service business world, it’s important to have quick access to the right kind of help articles.

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Online repositories or project documents (Part Two)?

Kiron Bondale

This week, I’ll concluded the assessment by covering the pros and cons of an online repository-based approach. Identifying common organization blockers affecting multiple projects across the portfolio or creating a knowledge base of lessons learned is simplified when a centralized repository is available. Even if a tool is developed in house, build and maintenance costs will be significantly greater than what’s required with a document-based approach.

2017 131

How to Identify and Hire a Strong Project Manager


Does this individual have the knowledge base and abilities to perform the technical aspects of the job? Hiring a new project manager can be stressful and time-consuming.

2020 97

A Quick Guide on How to Prioritize Tasks

ProProfs Project Management

Just follow these simple steps and enjoy smooth task prioritization: Develop a list and give each task a letter from A to E based on their criticality. Have you wondered when you start asking yourself the question “how to prioritize tasks”?

2021 56

Sharing our “expert knowledge”

Tony Adams

How do we share knowledge amongst our team? This sounds like a simple enough question but the answer is important because it guides us when we are building our project structures and processes to facilitate open and useful knowledge sharing. This matters , because it highlights an important point for our project planning – we need to build an environment that encourages and supports the sharing of this knowledge. organisational knowledge).

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