Sustainable Risk Management – Organizational Factors

Green Project Management

This post is intended to provide the foundational concepts around organizational sustainable risk management factors. This post also recommends adopting sustainable risk management as a core discipline within sustainable change delivery. This is part of a series that provides the foundation for understanding sustainable change delivery.

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Sustainable Project Management: The GPM Reference Guide 2nd Edition

Green Project Management

GPM Global is delighted to announce the publishing of the Second Edition of the Sustainable Project Management: The GPM Reference Guide. Sustainable project management is a rapidly growing discipline.

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Sustainable Risk Management – Four Current Challenges with Solutions

Green Project Management

This post focuses on the current challenges of sustainable risk management within sustainable change delivery, with useful perspectives, tools, and techniques. This blog post is part of a series that provides the foundation for understanding sustainable change delivery. The post Sustainable Risk Management – Four Current Challenges with Solutions appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time.

Sustainable Development Goal #11 of 17 and Project Management, Sustainable Cities.

Green Project Management

In this installment of our series on the SDGs, we look at #11 of 17, Sustainable Cities and Communities. This goal encompasses ten targets of sustainable development. The post Sustainable Development Goal #11 of 17 and Project Management, Sustainable Cities.

Sustainable Portfolio Management – Foundational Overview

Green Project Management

This post highlights the importance of portfolio management for sustainable change delivery. This blog post is part of a series that provides a foundation for understanding sustainable change delivery. The post Sustainable Portfolio Management – Foundational Overview appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. It is not the strongest of species that survives, nor the most intelligent.

Sustainable Development Goal 14. “Life Under Water and Project Management”

Green Project Management

This installment in our series on the SDGs focuses on #14 of 17, conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development, “Life Underwater” This SDG has seven targets which you can read in detail.

A rookie mistake with sustainable procurement… Lessons Learned

Green Project Management

The post A rookie mistake with sustainable procurement… Lessons Learned appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. Entries Risk Management SDGs GPM P5 Standard PRiSM Sustainable Procurement“I don’t want to wear something on my body that hurts the environment or the people in it. It’s hard to know what is good and what is bad on the high street and equally hard to find fashionable or youthful ethical clothing.

The necessity for Project Management skills: The transition to freelance and project work

Green Project Management

The post The necessity for Project Management skills: The transition to freelance and project work appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. The Only Person that Likes Change is a Baby with a Wet Diaper.

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Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Risk Management is essential for development and production programs. Risk issues that can be identified early in the program, which will potentially impact the program later, termed Known Unknowns and can be alleviated with good risk management.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

This blog page is dedicated to the resources used to manage the risk encountered on software-intensive systems using traditional and agile development methods. Let's start with a critical understanding of the purpose of managing risk on software development projects.

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Future-proofing Your Business with Cyber-Security & Risk Management

Brad Egeland

Ideally, the only way you can build a sustainable future for your business would be through getting ready for what the future holds. Here is how to future proof your business against ever-evolving cyber threats: Establish an Effective Risk Management Plan ​ A risk management plan helps to improve the visibility you have into your threat landscape. Additionally, everyone in your organization should understand the role they play in managing the risks.

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Keep on scammin’ on: The evil brilliance, success and recurrence of The Playbook

Green Project Management

Benefits Management Climate Change COP21 Corporate Social Responsibility Risk Management Sustainability Sustainable Development Goals

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The Advantages of Conflict in Projects

Green Project Management

Benefits Management Business Case Change Delivery Ethics Risk Management Sustainability

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How to Use the GPM P5 Impact Analysis

Green Project Management

Risk comes from not knowing what you`re doing.” Warren Buffett “Risk is like fire: If controlled it will help you; if uncontrolled it will rise up and destroy you.” Theodore Roosevelt What is the P5 Impact Analysis?

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Handling complexity requires psychological safety

Kiron Bondale

While it is possible to build solutions in which complexity won’t increase non-linearly as the size increases, this requires significant, sustained commitment to good architectural principles with an appropriate balance between quality and other delivery constraints.

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Celebrating Women in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

For the last four years, I’ve published my annual women in project management blog for ProjectManager.com. Even after all that time, women in project management are still a hidden key to our global and economic sustainability. Related: Advice for Women in Project Management.

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Innovation Project Management

International Institute of Learning

We are excited to bring you this blog post on Innovation Project Management, which is adapted from Dr. Harold Kerzner’s new book of the same title. Below, he explains why this topic is so important, the types of challenges that innovation project managers face, and much more.

An Introduction to Supply Chain Management (SCM)

ProjectManager.com

Supply chain management (SCM) is the discipline that manages supplies and processes through all of the stages of a project, product or business deliverable. Getting through these various stages efficiently requires control—that’s where supply chain management comes in.

2019 295

The Value of Value Management

Green Project Management

This post highlights the importance of incorporating value management into sustainable change delivery. This blog post is part of a series that provides a foundation for understanding sustainable change delivery. Drucker Management of Value (MoV) was the […]. The post The Value of Value Management appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. Benefits Management Business Case Change Delivery Risk Management Value Management

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Dr. Harold Kerzner’s Project Management Predictions for 2020

International Institute of Learning

The landscape for project management changes almost every year. Most of the critical changes that I see happening in 2020 can be clustered into the six pillars of project management. Project management makes the short list of these four or five career path slots.

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Six Sigma: A Simple Guide for Project Managers

ProjectManager.com

This is achieved via a set of quality management methods, which feature both empirical and statistical approaches. From the top down, the entire organization must be committed to sustaining quality improvements for them to be achieved. Project Management The Project Manager Blog

2018 427

There can be only one (and it is not YOUR project)!

Kiron Bondale

Managing a high priority project can be a wonderful experience. Here are just a few of the challenges with managing such projects: Getting and sustaining senior leadership commitment and support is going to be much more difficult.

2019 204

Inspiring Women in Project Management: Karen Chovan

Girl's Guide to PM

Today I’m interviewing Karen Chovan, MASc, PEng, PMP, who has dedicated her career to helping others deliver clean, lean and green approaches to project and programme management. She’s inspired a ton of businesses to shake up how they manage their projects.

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Helping functional managers through an agile transformation

Kiron Bondale

A lot has been written about the challenges caused by functional managers when their company undergoes an agile transformation. In the absence of such internal support, coaches could be hired to create a critical mass of change advocates among middle management.

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What challenges will project managers face a decade from now?

Kiron Bondale

The hurdles which today’s project managers face are likely to be replaced by new threats over time. However, sustainable practices are gaining greater importance and this is only likely to accelerate if we hope to have a habitable planet beyond the next fifty years.

2016 156

Benefits Realization Management for Projects

MPUG

Two project managers are shortlisted to manage the project. The other project manager informs that with the Smart Website the following will occur: A 50% reduction in response time for prospective buyers. Benefits Realization Management (BRM).

Program Manager Job Description – Plus! Cut & Paste Example

ProjectManager.com

If you’re looking for a program manager, then that means you’re looking for someone to manage a project portfolio. A program manager is just that, a person who is responsible for managing several projects at once, and they might even have to manage many programs.

2018 327

Real Success. Do your projects have it?

EarthPM

Click on the image above, or here – to go to a 15-ish minute video that (we humbly assert) says what needs to be said about the intersection of Project Management and Sustainability.

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What’s difference between project management and change management?

Moira Alexander

Project management involves the use of people, processes and methodologies to plan, initiate, execute, monitor and close activities. Change management, similar to project management, involves people, processes, and tools to effectively help organizations manage all the changes that occur, whether as a result of project initiatives, or other factors that might impact the business. Think about project management in the example of software development and implementation.

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Are you missing a musketeer on your projects?

Kiron Bondale

The more complex a project, the greater the likelihood of the project or requirements lead focusing on the current stage and progress of the project and its deliverables rather than planning and preparing for successful change adoption and sustainment.

2016 190

The Definitive Guide to Project Management Methodologies

Workamajig

What are project management methodologies? A project management methodology is essentially a set of guiding principles and processes for managing a project. So how do you choose a project management methodology? Types of Project Management Methodologies.

2019 141

10 Project Constraints That Endanger Your Project’s Success

ProjectManager.com

One of the biggest challenges of every project manager is project constraints. Hence, it’s important to know all possible constraints, their influences on each other and the project management tools that address those constraints. Classic Project Management Constraints.

2018 402

The argument for agile gets even more appealing…

Kiron Bondale

Out of a sample of over 10,000 software projects, 39% of those which were managed using agile approaches succeeded as compared with only 11% of those using a traditional approach. Sustained executive sponsorship is critical for large projects which can span multiple years.

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Are regulatory projects a better fit for adaptive or deterministic delivery approaches?

Kiron Bondale

Early and regular releases will reduce the learning curve for sustaining the process changes. Risk exposure can be used as a criterion for prioritizing the backlog of regulatory requirements. Agile Project Management agile project management project decision making Risk management

2018 156

Why Everyone in the Workplace Needs Project Management Skills

LiquidPlanner

“The need for high caliber project management capability transcends sector and function,” says Heide Abelli, SVP of content product management at Skillsoft and adjunct professor at Boston College. Not every project requires a dedicated project manager.

Managing Virtual Teams Successfully

The IIL Blog

Sustaining motivation through the number of reported productive hours. So COMMON SENSE should be at the forefront to manage the perception of how these activities are facilitated. Risk: Uncertainties that may be encountered in implementation. By Dr. Willis H. Thomas, PMP, CPT .

EVM and Agile – Can they work together?

Green Project Management

My primary focus is split between sustainable organizational project, programme, portfolio and risk management improvement and organizational sustainable change delivery assessments.

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Why Are Daily Scrum Meetings Important for Successful Project Management?

MPUG

The Scrum meeting is an essential part of every project’s management, especially one following Agile methodology. If you, your team, or your Project Manager isn’t convinced yet, let me help! Reduced Risk. Articles agile project management scrum scrum meeting

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The Calm Before the Project Management Storm

Arras People

There comes a time when you’ve been working in and around project management for a while and you take a sit back and just reflect for a while. Here’s Steve in this guest post, reflecting on project management and giving us all a wake up call (no pun intended!).

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Project Management Methodologies 101: The What, Why, How, & Types Explained

ProProfs Project Management

Project management is one of those things that appears to be a relatively easy thing to accomplish — until you get started it. . As organizations grow, their ability to consistently manage and deliver projects starts to play a much bigger role. . What Is Project Management Methodology?

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