Project Management Processes & Phases

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If so, it might be time to start implementing proven project management processes and phases at your organization in order to bring your company’s workflow under control. This involves another set of processes: Scope: Make sure the project deliverables have been completed as planned.

A Quick Guide to Business Process Mapping

ProjectManager.com

That guide is called business process mapping. An Overview of Business Process Mapping. With a clear diagram or detailed business process map, it is easy to see where improvements in the business process can be made to increase efficiencies and productivity.

Agile Adoption: A Case Study

Project Smart

New breeds of project execution processes have been proposed recently as lightweight alternatives to the traditional phased approach. These so-called lightweight processes fall under the umbrella of Agile methodology. Case Studies

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How to write an effective business case study?

nTask

The best way to do that is with the help of case studies. Business case studies have crucial importance in the development and functioning of a successful enterprise. Want to learn how to write a business case study that will be beneficial in boosting your ROI? If yes, then let us take you through the whole creative process. What is a case study? Nowadays, every efficacious online company uses case studies to their advantage.

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Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

What if you got a little buzz of guilty pleasure every time you thought about studying for your exam? We can use these systems to make studying more enjoyable and effective. Focus on making the studying enjoyable. So, to help your studies make the process appealing.

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How To Do An Effective Project Selection Process?

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A stable and sturdy project management is one of the crucial factors to make a project process work. In the corporate world, an organization needs more than just top-notch tools and up to date process to bring the project to its full potential—it also needs a strong manpower, a human resource that has a particular set of skills and capabilities that will greatly contribute the entire organization. A Feasibility Study or Assessment. Feasibility Study or Assessment .

Government Lessons in People Over Process

Leading Answers

Something I was not aware of at the time is how the career development process works within the government. The project went much smoother after these changes and it taught me an important lesson in never trying to introduce a process or practice without considering the people elements first.

Why the Stage Gate Process will Make You a Better Project Manager

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The Stage Gate Process gets too little love from Project Managers. In a Stage Gate process, you break your project into stages, or phases. In this article, we look at why a stage gate process will enhance your project management, and how to make it work.

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

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A New Approach, Process and Work Management Tool. To read more about how Kohls and Rex Materials use LiquidPlanner to improve and optimize their entire value stream, read the full case study. Case Study Featured LiquidPlanner Project Management

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PMP Study Notes PDF (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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We’ve put together the ultimate PMP Study Notes PDF to help you with the transition. Additionally, a few processes have been added and a few processes will get their names changed. Like the PMBOK, these study notes are divided by knowledge areas.

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Use and Misuse of Statistics of Process Improvement Studies

Herding Cats

There are several studies on how software development can be improved by applying various process. Some studies have very large data sets, with analysis of each process and the differences between the processes. Other studies have small data sets, no error bands on the data, and no real statistical analysis of this raw data. Were there examples and examples of the process outcome provided, if doing so will enhance the clarity of the study?

Beginner’s Guide to Project Management Process

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Project Management Process Skill (Tools and Techniques). Project Management Process in divided into 5 Process Groups. These groups are further bifurcated in 10 Knowledge Areas and 47 Project Management Processes. These Process Groups are: Initiating.

Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

What if you got a little buzz of guilty pleasure every time you thought about studying for your exam? We can use these systems to make studying more enjoyable and effective. By going out of our way to make studying pleasurable we begin to dread it less, then feel neutral about it, and eventually enjoy it. Focus on making the studying enjoyable. Step it up a notch and form a study group that goes to a good restaurant after every meeting.

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5 Features Your Work Intake Process Tool Should Have

Wrike

Streamlining the work intake process is a hurdle for many teams. We thought so, which is why we’re sharing what to look for when starting your search for a work intake process tool. 5 Must-have features for your work intake process tool. The intake process.

Enabling Effective Resource Management for Creative Teams | Case Study

Ganttic

It’s a continuous process, and that’s where spreadsheets lack dynamism and functionality. One of the first things that Alison did after she joined the team at Pegasus in 2015 was to set up a new production and workflow process.

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A Practical Guide to the Strategic Management Process

Teamweek

By asking questions like these, you are only beginning to scrape the surface of your strategic management process. While seemingly self-explanatory, these are among the most important aspects of your strategic planning process. Ensure You Have a Strategic Management Process in Place.

Adopting Business Agility at Moonpig: A Case Study

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Like many, we used the Scrum framework to start optimising the software development process and we increased the emphasis on quality, adopting software craftsmanship and XP practices. Ineffective process. You can read a more detailed case study of Business Agility at Moonpig here.

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Quality Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Project Quality Management uses policies and procedures to implement the organization’s quality management system, and it supports continuous process improvement activities. Document processes & equipment. The main output of this process is a quality management plan.

Stakeholder Management: PMP Study Guide for PMBOK 6th Ed.

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This Knowledge Area contains four processes: Identify Stakeholder, Plan Stakeholder, Manage Stakeholder Engagement, and Control Stakeholder Engagement. Identify Stakeholders is the process of identify people, groups, or organizations that may impact or be impacted by your project.

How To Create Your Own PMP Study Plan To Pass The Exam?

PM by PM

Do you want to develop your own personalized PMP study plan? In this post, you will find a process to create your own study plan to pass the PMP exam. The post How To Create Your Own PMP Study Plan To Pass The Exam?

5 Effective Ways to Improve Project Performance through Standardized Processes

Keyedin

The Professional Services Maturity Benchmark Report, an annual study of over 800 PSOs by SPI Research Ltd, provides substantial evidence that KPIs including sales pipeline, billable utilization and meeting margin targets increase with greater use of a standardized methodology. Of course, this will come as no surprise to most: these are exactly the kind of benefits that consultants will cite when they make the case for process improvement.

Task Management vs Project Management vs Process Management: Which Software Do You Need?

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Many of them are routine tasks like processing purchase requisitions, travel requests or leave approvals. The effects have been studied in detail: we’re wasting more time than ever (1 day/week), we’re measurably less creative, and have less time for intelligent thought. Meet Jess.

5 Effective Ways to Improve Project Performance through Standardized Processes

Keyedin

The Professional Services Maturity Benchmark Report, an annual study of over 800 PSOs by SPI Research Ltd, provides substantial evidence that KPIs including sales pipeline, billable utilization and meeting margin targets increase with greater use of a standardized methodology. Of course, this will come as no surprise to most: these are exactly the kind of benefits that consultants will cite when they make the case for process improvement.

Risk Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Project Risk Management includes all the processes involved in risk identification, regulation, and mitigation on a project. This article is part of a PMP Study Guide, and it has been updated for PMBOK 6th edition. The main output of this process is the Risk Management Plan.

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PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition Knowledge Areas And Process Group

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Are you confused with new terms like Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, and a Process? In this article I am answering: What are the processes? What are the Process Groups for? What are the processes. A process is a set of activities to produce desired output.

Government Lessons in People Over Process

Leading Answers

Something I was not aware of at the time is how the career development process works within the government. The project went much smoother after these changes and it taught me an important lesson in never trying to introduce a process or practice without considering the people elements first. We completed the project early, largely due to the input and hard work during acceptance testing of the business SMEs, and IBM got their successful case study.

5 key benefits of streamlining your project management processes

Keyedin

In the past the company had no generic project management software in place and they were finding their existing systems and internal processes too cumbersome and time consuming. After shortlisting various project management solutions, they decided to implement KeyedIn Projects to streamline their internal processes. To find out more about how we work with this transportation giant, download the free Case Study here

Marigrace passed PMP in 12 weeks part-time study, passed 1st time.

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I now have better tools to employ for example in stakeholder engagement, earned value management, responsibility matrices, and the iterative ITTOs of PMP’s 5 Process Groups. . What did your study plan look like? How often and how long did you study per day?

Communications Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Project Communications Management is the process of planning, collecting, storing, and updating project information. This article is part of a PMP Study Guide that summarizes the Communications Management Knowledge Area. This process happens during the Executing process group.

Human Resources Management (HR): PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Plan Human Resource Management is the process of identifying project roles, responsibilities, needed skills, and reporting structure. The key benefit of this process is that it establishes a framework for hiring and managing people on your project. Scope Management – PMP Study Guide.

Client Onboarding Process Coupled With Project Management

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Client onboarding is the process of introducing new clients to your firm in an effective and organized way. The process commences at order placement and continues up to three months or so depending on the complexity of the product. Come up with short videos or a case study.

Procurement Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

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Procurement is the formal processes many organizations follow obtain goods and services. Project Procurement Management is the process of selecting, monitoring and closing vendor contracts. In this PMP study guide, we will cover the 4 processes with the Procurement Knowledge Area.

The Classic Misunderstanding between Principles, Practices, and Process

Herding Cats

I've since lost my handbook issued at TRW for the Software Development Lifecycle processes used on the programs we worked, but the loop approach of plan, do, study, act was at the basis of that method. A recent Twitter post make the false claim that.

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How to Create Your Own PMP Study Plan

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Creating a PMP study plan can be very similar to creating a project management plan. Executing: Carry out your study plan. If you are behind schedule, adjust your study plans. A critical portion of your PMP study plan is doing practice questions. Prepare a study schedule.

10 Reasons the Change Management Process Fails (and How You Can Succeed)

Workzone

The work you’re doing when instituting a change in process or organizational principles is tantamount to changing the course of a river. Many change management processes fail because simple logistical or tactical details were overlooked, or the team wasn’t properly equipped.

5 Ways to Make Your Business Move Faster with Environment Optimization

Epicflow Blog

Though mistakes slow down any process so it’s better to avoid them. Conduct case studies, interview them to find out what your product’s features make them more successful and what shortcomings should be eliminated. You’re a business owner or CEO.

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Voice of the Customer (VOC): a Powerful Tool for Valuable Customer Insight

Project Bliss

Getting the Voice of the Customer (VOC) tells you if you’re on the right track in your product or process improvement project. The survey should be designed to ask questions that allow customers to provide information about their use of or perception of the process, service, or product.

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Closed Loop Control and Granularity of the Estimating Process

Herding Cats

DP6Jw is an overview of this process. To control this process using feedback and corrective actions ‒ in the same way, your closed loop controller for your air conditioner or heater does - a sampling rate is determined based on the rate of change of the underlying processes. These measures, corrective actions, and resulting outcomes operate in the presence of statistical and probabilistic processes. Stochastic process control is the field of study.

Client Success: Scorch Agency Increases Profit Margins by 20% with Mavenlink

MavenLink

Clients and business processes moved very fast and centered on projects that were too big for the platforms the company was using. Case Studies Success Story Project Management Resource Management

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