White paper: Digital Transformation of Project Development in the Solar Industry

Leankor

White paper: Digital Transformation of Project Development in the Solar Industry. At any point throughout the above project, issues can occur for reasons that boil down to the following: a) This highly complex process involves a massive number of tasks both big and small, all of which have to be prioritized, assigned and shared among project team members. The post White paper: Digital Transformation of Project Development in the Solar Industry appeared first on Leankor.

5 levels of Agile planning. and the DoD

Musings on Project Management

It came from a white paper at AgileConnection.com " entitled "Scaling Agile Processes: Five Levels of Planning Fortunately, to give some credibility to his thesis, the author says right up front that agile methods don't scale to enterprise level without some changes! Some years ago I picked up this nice summary image of agile planning over several time cycles.

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5 Tips for Successful Agile Adoption

Brad Egeland

This process can be especially difficult in regulated and governed industries where disorganization can create issues in safety-critical products. ​ This white paper will help you solve those issues, and you’ll also learn how to: Start and scale agile teams within your organization Identify challenges to adoption and ways to solve them Discover the best Agile process for your team and learn how to implement it Download the white paper

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Coherent Design and Development Process

Herding Cats

We're working on a white paper "Increasing the Probability of Program Success with Continuous Risk Management," for the Joint Space Cost Council, Scheduler's Forum. During our research, I found a paper "Management Disciplines: Harbingers of Successful Programs," David Acker, Defense Systems Management Review , Summer, 1979.

Is a PMO the Right Strategic Plan

Brad Egeland

​ The question is, do you need a Project Management Office (PMO) wrapped around the process of running these initiatives, projects, engagements or tasks? Does the organization need a more formal process in place to be a central repository for the leadership of those projects? Download the white paperProjects happen no matter what your office infrastructure looks like.

2019 82

Combining Waterfall and Agile in SAFe

Brad Egeland

​ Agile and Waterfall processes are not generally considered something that should be mixed. But in reality even as these organizations become larger and their customer base expands, they will encounter customers, excellent on-boarded resources, and other vendors and stakeholders who require – for various reasons – a Waterfall delivery as opposed to an Agile process. Download the white paper

2019 80

How 3 LiquidPlanner Customers Made the Move to a New Project Management Tool

LiquidPlanner

Our white paper “From Chaos to Clarity – Three LiquidPlanner Customers Share Their Journeys to Effective Project Management” is filled with examples and advice about how to make the transition from your current project management process to a more effective one.

2016 81

Big Data and Risk Management

Brad Egeland

Nonetheless, the decision-making process regularly involves uncertain results. In a white paper, Fred Reichheld claimed that customers enable a business to generate more profit every year they stick with a given company. Real Estate: Even though location is highly vital, determining the ideal spot can be a risky process. The Big Data age is finally here.

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Building an Effective Communication Strategy for Your PMO (Program/Project Management Office)

Keyedin

Any one who has ever had to suffer through excessive use of the “reply all” email function at their organization immediately understands that deciding what to communicate to whom, at what level of detail and at which point in the process can be a puzzle for the PMO.

2019 78

The 5 Elements of an “Enterprise-Centric” Project Management Software Solution

Clarizen

reports, white papers, articles, blog posts, videos, etc.), They offer a variety of custom elements to streamline and optimize processes, such as validation and business rules , scheduled workflows, notifications, email handling, custom fields and custom actions.

How Does Probabilistic Estimation Reduce Project Uncertainty?

LiquidPlanner

We all know about the unexpected “surprises” that naturally unfold over the course of projects, but most of our tools and processes continue to work toward a fixed-point deadline—continuously in denial of reality. Missing your deadline is one of the biggest hits a project can take.

The 5 Elements of an “Enterprise-Centric” Project Management Software Solution

Clarizen

reports, white papers, articles, blog posts, videos, etc.), They offer a variety of custom elements to streamline and optimize processes, such as validation and business rules , scheduled workflows, notifications, email handling, custom fields and custom actions.

Increasing the Probability of Program Success

Herding Cats

We're working on a White Paper for the Joint Space Cost Council which is an organization composed of government (NRO, NASA, USAF, and others) and industry representatives with an interest in space. Processes to Prevent Unfavorable Impacts. System Engineering Processes.

Next Generation Project Management Software

Girl's Guide to PM

This is an edited version of a white paper I wrote with some colleagues for the PMI EMEA Summit in Barcelona. I hope that the paper is published somewhere soon so that I can link to it, but at present it is not available online. Digitalization and Collaboration.

2016 365

Shifting from Projects to a Product-Centric Approach

Planview

PMOs must also ensure that these iterative funding models fit with other established corporate financial processes and reporting. mix of work types—not just traditional and not just Agile—should be considered as part of the prioritization process.

2019 113

Project Management Job Interviews

Arras People

Before you begin the interview process you need to: Know your CV and ideal next career move. Take public sector projects – there will be white papers and websites available that give this detail. Interviews are the make or break element of the job search.

2016 253

Marketing – It’s Really Just Great Storytelling

MindGenius

The focus of content marketing is to generate material which will get people interested in what you are promoting and there are many ways in which to do so with a whole host of material being produced in different formats – blogs, social posts, white papers, how to guides, case studies, videos, webinars – the ways in which the information is promoted comes in many formats but each one is in effect an individual short story on why someone should consider your product.

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Writing a Project Management Cover Letter

Arras People

Make sure you use high quality white paper to maintain a professional approach. In your first paragraph you should be looking to state the title of the post you are applying for as soon as you can, along with where you heard about the opening, e.g., the local paper.

2016 217

Book of the Month

Herding Cats

Program Management and Systems Engineering are two critical processes for the success of any product or project development endeavor. One of the chapters in this book covers the systematic process of program performance management needed to plan, execute, and assess progress to plan as well as the expected outcomes and expected business benefits of the program. Kinscher, a white paper in the "Lean Product Development for Practitioners" series at MIT, 2011.

43 Learning Resources for New and Experienced Project Managers

LiquidPlanner

Sigmon gives project managers a defined process to not only break bad news, but also improve communication over the long-term. Their website is chock full of helpful information, including articles, white papers, online courses, and webinars.

2017 115

Like PB&J: Work Better Together with Document Collaboration

Redbooth

Set up a document review process. Let me walk you through our process within Amium to demonstrate how using Amium can simplify it. Back to our original scenario—Rachel is our project leader, responsible for updating 20+ white papers, tutorials, blog posts, and datasheets before launch.

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A Compendium of Works to Increase the Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Here are my collected works, presentations, briefings, journal papers, articles, white papers, and essays, used to increase the Probability of Project Success (PoPS) I've developed and applied over my career in the software-intensive system of systems domain. Managment Processes.

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AI Assistants for Project Managers

Leading Answers

It deals with automating the process and science parts of project management, leaving people more time to focus on the relationships, leadership, storytelling, empathy and emotional intelligence side of projects that are harder to tackle and are (currently) best done by people.

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Compendium of Works to Increase Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Here's a collection of presentations, briefings, papers, essays, book content used to increase the Probability of Project Success (PoPS) I've written and applied over my career in the software-intensive system of systems and other domains. Management Processes (#MP).

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10 Tools That Will Help You Improve Your Time Management Skills

Teamweek

You can get through your workday without feeling like you’ve been pulled in a hundred different directions (and accomplished nothing in the process). You’ll improve everyone’s time management skills in the process. What’s your official job title? Receptionist?

2018 52

Build Awesome: RoR Devs Wanted

LiquidPlanner

Sure, we did our best muddling through the process with complex spreadsheets that were out-of-date as soon as they were built. Humble Beginnings. In 2006 I left a great gig at Expedia to start LiquidPlanner with a fellow Expedia colleague, Charles Seybold.

2016 84

The Best 53 Project Management Blogs You Should Be Reading

Paymo App

What to expect: Gina Abudi uses her experience with both small businesses and large organizations to write about projects, leadership, people, team building, professional development, and processes. Principles, Processes, and Practices of Project Success.

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2016 Review

The Tao of Project Management

It's always good to look back and review how things went as part of an experiential learning process, so this is my review of 2016 and no don't worry, I'm not going to mention Brexit or Trump! March saw the publication of a white paper on why projects really fail, while on the rugby front Exeter Chiefs needed to bounce back from a bad loss to Leicester, and Topsham needed to keep up the pressure for a play-off spot.

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AI Assistants for Project Managers

Leading Answers

It deals with automating the process and science parts of project management, leaving people more time to focus on the relationships, leadership, storytelling, empathy and emotional intelligence side of projects that are harder to tackle and are (currently) best done by people. Chatbots use artificial neural networks and machine learning to combine domain intelligence with natural language processing. PWC White paper, Marc Lahmann, et Al, 2018.

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Dr. Harold Kerzner Q&A: How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum

The IIL Blog

My personal belief is that they do not fit, at least well, if you believe that all processes and activities identified in the PMBOK ® Guide must appear in each methodology. This basically forces them to act because there is now a paper trail.

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Fallacy of the Day

Herding Cats

Project Controls are Management Actions, either preplanned to achieve the desired result, or taken as a corrective measure prompted by the monitoring process. In the Project Controls paradigm, Value is a measurable attribute of the project controls process - a Closed Loop Control measure.

DDSTOP The Saga Continues

Herding Cats

The result was a safety stand down for everyone on the site (5,000 Steel Works), including all us office workers, to get the message about health, safety, and safeguards of the materials and processes on site. . Then you can read " A Complexity Primer for Systems Engineers, A White Paper."

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DDSTOP The Saga Continues

Herding Cats

The result was a safety stand down for everyone on the site (5,000 Steel Works), including all us office workers, to get the message about health, safety, and safeguards of the materials and processes on site. . Analytical Hierarchical Process . Conduct in-process reviews of projects.

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Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

The same process for estimating is applied to multi-billion dollar projects we work. And the same process is applied to the Scrum development processes on those projects. . Here's some materials that provide the tools and processes needed to learn how to estimate. Group Processes in Software Effort Estimation,” Kjetil Moløkken-østvold and Magne Jørgensen, Empirical Software Engineering, 9, 315–334, 2004. whitepapers/metrics–for–agile–projects.pdf.

Magento 2.0 Developer Common Questions & Responses

DigitalPM

This feature was introduced to resolve resource usage conflicts between order management operations on the backend and checkout operations on the storefront in periods of high load, as well as to speed up the order creation process on the last step of checkout. is not comparable to the size of JavaScript, thus deferred processing of styles by moving them to the bottom page is not expected to bring significant performance improvements. Magento 2.0

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Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

This papers and other resources were retrieved from public sites. Flint, School of Management, Working Paper Series, September 2005.”. Alexander, “Estimation of the New Agile XP Process Model for Medium-Scale Projects Using Industrial Case Studies,” M. IV, Paper?15,