Logistics Management 101: A Beginner’s Guide

ProjectManager.com

Managing that work process is called logistics management. Without logistics management, the many phases of any product will quickly fall into a chaotic mess. If you’re not familiar with logistics management, don’t panic. What Is Logistics Management? Logistics management is a detailed process of organizing and implementing an operation. Logistics management is a subset of the larger supply chain management. Different Types of Logistics Management.

Working from Home at Appfluence: Logistics

Appfluence

Logistics is the management of the details of an operation. In this final part of a three-part series, we discuss the logistics our team has in place to make things run smoothly. The logistics. Logistics: Hit the floor running.

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Everything You Need To Know About Just In Time Manufacturing

nTask

If you are familiar with the world of supply chain and logistics, you must be aware of the buzzwords such as Just in Time (JIT) inventory and Just in Time manufacturing.

How To Write An Effective Project Plan In 6 Simple Steps

Trello

Projects are a complicated business; there’s a lot of logistics, elements, and moving parts involved in the process. So, if you want your project to move forward successfully, you need to set yourself up for that success—and that means writing a project plan. Productivity

All Method, No Madness: Guiding Agile Teams Through Research

Speaker: Amanda Stockwell, President of Stockwell Strategy

Many Product Managers feel quality user research can't keep up with the fast-paced agile teams. However, if you're willing to adapt, you don't have to sacrifice agility or insights. Join Amanda Stockwell, President of Stockwell Strategy, as she covers issues agile teams have and how to solve them.

Kickstart Your Project for Success: A Blueprint for Maximizing Your Kick-Off Meetings

International Institute for Learning

Finalizing your meeting logistics. Finalize Your Meeting Logistics. Planning your kick-off meeting well enough in advance provides you with flexibility when designing your meeting logistics. By Natalie Berkiw-Scenna, PMP.

2022 83

Secrets to Effective Supply Chain Planning

ProjectManager.com

The supply chain manager oversees the entire logistical aspects of the supply chain. Integrated Sales, Operations and Strategic Business Planning: Coordinating sales, distribution, logistics and other operations adds efficiency, but this can be difficult.

2021 309

9 Types of Artifacts in Project Management

Rebel’s Guide to PM

That includes: Comms management plan Release plan Scope management plan Iteration plan Test plan Quality plan Logistics plan. In this article we’ll look at the types of artifacts in project management, typical documents for each type.

2021 391

Sell the Vision First

Brad Egeland

They want more of you, but they haven’t figured out the logistics. We jump right to logistics. But the logistics won’t matter if you don’t have buy-in from the start. If they’re not sold on bringing you in, you can’t bridge that gap with logistics.

What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

Logistics. Logistics is another area where the two types of manufacturing diverge. Intelligent Production: Uses ICT and related logistic systems to implement systems for the extended life and optimal use of production facilities.

What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

Logistics. Logistics is another area where the two types of manufacturing diverge. Intelligent Production: Uses ICT and related logistic systems to implement systems for the extended life and optimal use of production facilities.

Who makes the rules for your team?

Kiron Bondale

While we often think of working agreements as covering team member interactions such as how to deal with conflict, the communication methods to be used for different situations or logistics for regular meetings, a good set of ground rules will also cover the teams way of delivering value.

2022 167

Planning Process In Event Management For Beginners

nTask

Logistics/Operations. Event logistics and operations involve various aspects including venue logistics, warehouse, and distribution, traffic management or asset tracking, etc. Logistic management is crucial for streamlining your planning processes.

Project Management Career Q&A – Sharing Sensitive Information

Arras People

In your resume you start with the company name and then make it clear that the project was of a sensitive nature but you should be able to share the headline of what the project nature was – was it IT, logistics, defence, justice etc. I’m working in a security sensitive organisation and the projects I manage also require security clearance to work on them. I’m looking for a new position and want to update my resume but I’m unsure how I can do that without sharing sensitive information.

2016 195

Women in Project Management: Rachel Mata

Rebel’s Guide to PM

All my previous job experiences had been surrounded by planning, coordinating logistics, and, more than that, getting things done. Today I’m interviewing Rachel Mata , Lead Project Manager at Edu-tech company Instructor Brandon.

2021 351

How to Plan an Event

ProjectManager.com

Venue: The event has to take place somewhere, and that involves logistics management , food and beverages as well as the décor. This will again involve contracts, marketing and logistics. Need to know how to plan an event?

2019 282

3 Best Project Management Practices to Enhance Business Value

Keyedin

In the military, resource management falls under logistics. Eisenhower once said, “You will not find it difficult to prove that battles, campaigns, and even wars have been won or lost primarily because of logistics.” In other words, you must win through superior logistics.”

2020 85

Clarifying Misconceptions of the Big Launch

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The decision immediately created logistical challenges, as there simply were not enough hotels in Denver to handle the expected additional visitors, but it created a catalyst for Airbnb. Do you think that your project should have a ‘launch’ event?

2022 286

Professions in Project Management (#3) – The Supply Chain Manager

Inloox

In general, though, it is a matter of coordinating and optimizing logistics chains. The supply chain manager is a consultant and strategic planner who develops and manages all logistical goods flows across companies and must be able to react quickly and flexibly. This is what a Supply Chain Manager needs: It is best to start by earning a Bachelor’s degree in either Business, Finance, Engineering, or Logistics and Supply Chain.

2018 116

Construction Risk Management: An Introduction

ProjectManager.com

There is heavy equipment, crews working in precarious situations and complicated logistics to manage. Few things are as risky as construction. How do you meet your deadline while managing all that risk? The answer is construction risk management.

20 Years & 20 Success Stories: InLoox Anniversary E-Book

Inloox

Transport and logistics. The hands-on success stories describe the challenges companies from various industries faced, how they structured their project management and which advantages they achieved by using InLoox.

Master Construction Procurement With These Methods

ProjectManager.com

The title of construction procurement manager can sometimes be known as the purchasing manager, but either way, the person filling that position must be a supply chain and logistics professional. Construction procurement can maximize the efficiency of a construction project.

Announcing Supported Study Groups

Leading Answers

Logistics : I plan on running several groups concurrently with the weekly Zoom calls at different times, so we should be able to accommodate different time zones. I am piloting a new program for anyone wanting to study for and obtain their PMI-ACP credential.

2020 85

What’s The Future of Project Management? (2020)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

We will need to know about this and how we can harness digital assets to streamline infrastructure, logistics and data tracking on projects. What is the future of project management?

2020 405

Scrum Master Responsibilities: What Does a Scrum Master Do?

Project Bliss

She’ll handle the logistics for the Sprint Planning session. She sets up all the meetings for the sprint and handles the meeting logistics. The activities the Scrum Master might help with include scheduling the meeting and handling logistics. Are you thinking of taking on a Scrum Master role? Do you know what the Scrum Master responsibilities are?

2017 106

Top 10 Project Management Methodologies – An Overview

ProjectManager.com

When to Use It: Like agile, the scrum methodology has been used predominantly in software development, but proponents note it is applicable across any industry or business, including retail logistics, event planning or any project that requires some flexibility.

2021 397

Management Basics: The 5 Principles of the Kaizen Philosophy

Inloox

This applies to core processes such as production or logistics, but also to supporting processes such as human resources. Kaizen is a life and work philosophy that originated in Japanese manufacturing technology, particularly in the post-war automotive industry.

2021 130

Using Video for Communications [Project Case Study]

Rebel’s Guide to PM

We worked out the logistics. I like doing the communication bits of projects, and when I worked on a large software rollout there was plenty of opportunity to create buy in and engagement through communication.

2021 275

Relentless vulnerabilities and patches are inducing cybersecurity burnout

Brad Egeland

9 Qualities to Look For in a High-Tech Service Parts Logistics Partner Discover how businesses are improving customer service, optimizing operations and managing inventory. A relentless pace of vulnerability discoveries and disclosures imposes a cyclical patching process on cybersecurity professionals that has proven unsustainable for most organizations. The situation is going from bad to worse.

2022 108

What Is Marketing Management? An Essential Introduction

ProjectManager.com

That means coordinating the marketing program elements such as marketing research, sales forecasting with product planning and development, including logistics such as transportation and storage. Marketing can feel more like an art than a science.

2021 349

Case Study: Sunstall – Managing Resources and Workforce for Solar Energy Projects

Ganttic

Systematizing every aspect, from logistics, to installation, to resources. And help by optimizing their logistics process. The planning tools are helping us to optimize the logistics between project locations, reducing waste and travel emissions!”.

Contract Management: Understanding the Contract Lifecycle

ProjectManager.com

But once you’re contracting with people outside of your organization, the legal and logistic issues can be overwhelming. Managing a project is complex. Project managers are trained to plan schedules and allocate resources to meet deadlines and stay within budgets.

2021 237

An Introduction to Supply Chain Management (SCM)

ProjectManager.com

Then there’s the logistics of taking the finished product from one place to another. It is made up of bits and pieces of industrial engineering, systems engineering, logistics management , operations management, procurement , information technology and marketing. Supply chain management (SCM) is the discipline that manages supplies and processes through all of the stages of a project, product or business deliverable.

2019 218

The Role of the Project Coordinator

ProjectManager.com

They are the next in the chain of command and do a lot of the logistics for managing the project. Sometimes functional leads or project managers need help managing projects. That’s where project coordinators come in. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, explains their role further. Here’s a shot of the whiteboard for your reference!

2018 298

Scrum Master vs Project Manager: What’s the Difference?

Project Bliss

And the Scrum Master will handle many administrative activities such as planning and arranging logistics for ceremonies as part of supporting the team. . Are you considering a career move? . Perhaps you’re considering Project Management because it uses many skills you already have. But wait. You’ve also heard that teams are going Agile and that Scrum Master might be a good option.

2017 183

Construction Project Manager Job Description (with Free Example!)

ProjectManager.com

Allocate and manage resource logistics. The construction project manager role is a unique position, though it shares many of the attributes associated with any kind of project manager.

Back to Basics: What is Project Management and Why is it Important?

MPUG

General management: This area includes knowledge and skills related to staffing, organizing, financial management, accounting, procurement, sales and marketing, logistics, supply chain, and information technology. I have been conducting PMP training workshops for about 15 years.

2022 56

Best PMI-ACP Study Guides

Rebel’s Guide to PM

They will help you mentally prepare for the logistics and processes surrounding the exam. You’re here because you are planning to take your PMI Agile Certified Professional ( PMI-ACP )® exam. Well, you’re in the right place!

PMI 195

How Data Science Training Gives Project Managers an Edge

MavenLink

Binary Logistic Regression is a data model technique used to predict what will happen to a subject based on the values of independent variables, which can be used as predictors, and a predicted variable. Successful project management requires data insights—now more than ever before.

2021 78

Procurement management: Your guide to securing project resources

Moira Alexander

It requires the ability to negotiate contracts effectively and to understand a range of products and services, not to mention supply chain logistics. For any project manager, procurement management is vital to meeting your project goals on time.

2020 161