Microeconomics and Risk Management in Decision Making for Software Development

Herding Cats

Microeconomics is applicable to the development is software systems. If we look at the discipline of software engineering, we see that the microeconomics branch of economics deals more with the types of decisions we need to make as software engineers or managers.

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How to Write an Executive Summary: A Quick Guide


According to the many books that have been written about executive summaries, as well as training courses, seminars and professional speakers, the agreed upon length should be about five to 10 percent of the length of whole report. Here’s the good news: an executive summary is short.

What is PMP Certification?


35 hours of education in project management (seminars, webinars, development days). Increase your business agility with Clarizen’s project management software. Attending seminars or webinars.

A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management


She played an essential role in the conception of PMI Seminars and Symposiums in 1977. Every trade has its trade association, an organization that represents the industry and offers training or networking. Project management is no different.

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The 7-S Framework: Project Management Remix

Girl's Guide to PM

This is where project management methodologies, models, techniques and task management software by TaskQue comes into play. That goes for you as well: project managers should invest in their own personal development through training programs, workshops, seminars and visits.

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Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

I spend a lot of my time training Project Managers (mostly in the UK, but also in western Europe) at live training events and seminars. I always avoid answering it in terms of software. I've been involved in training Project Managers for over 20 years.

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Meeting Management Techniques (PMP® Exam Tips)

Girl's Guide to PM

I went to a seminar recently which was poorly organised. Aside from the cost of software to facilitate virtual meetings like conference call lines, the cost of a good meeting is just your time. Software Review: Less Meeting General information Name: Less Meeting Version: 1.3.2,

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Building Better Agency Efficiency: 7 Insights From an Agency Expert

Function Point

Last month a few of us at Function Point attended Second Wind ’s Certified Agency Operations, Workflow and Efficiency seminar at the Gleacher Centre in Chicago. While there’s not enough room in a single post to fit all the information we learned from the two days, we’ll share some of the best insights we gained from the seminar. The Second Wind Seminars focus on agency operations and innovative ways to maximize agency effectiveness.

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Decision Analysis - Ordinal and Cardinal Measures

Herding Cats

When we hear of the difficulties of making decisions in the presence of uncertainty, especially about software features and capabilities, there are straightforward ways to solve this problem. In our agile software development world, AHP is rarely found.

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FedEx Project Manager Profile: Leigh Espy

Project Management Hacks

Through many discussions with my husband – who works in software development – I discovered an interest in the technology field. I led an effort to develop a risk-based software development process. seminar, course, conference) you’ve attended and why?

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The Best Project Management Conferences to Attend in 2018


While the conference committee is still accepting proposals for this year’s speakers, past keynote talks have featured Dr. Jeffrey Liker, an expert in Lean Leadership; James Grenning, co-creator of the Agile Software Development Manifesto; and Dr. Alistair Cockburn, co-founder of the International Consortium for Agile. These in-depth seminars hosted by PMI help both novice and experienced project managers advance their careers.

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Architecture, Construction, Engineering, and ACE Conferences in 2018


O’Reilly’s Software Architecture Conference 2018. The O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference is designed to provide the necessary professional training that software architects and aspiring software architects need to succeed. A unique event, it covers the full scope of a software architect’s job, from IT to leadership and business skills.

What Is a Product Manager? (Job Description Examples and Salary)


Continue professional and technical education, attending workshops, seminars, etc. ProjectManager.com is a cloud-based software that has real-time dashboards and online Gantt charts to monitor, report and schedule, respectively.

Improving Employee Productivity: 10 Tips You’ll Wish You Knew Earlier


Ensure you are setting your team up for success by providing working hardware, software, and applications for them to use. Hold seminars and group meetings to discuss the importance of this great characteristic.

How to Build Your Own Event Planning Template in Wrike


H owever , as a Wrike user, you already have the only event planning software you need to put on your best event yet! Seminar. . Event coordination can be a monster to take on.

A Project Manager is a Superhero (or, their Mild-Mannered Alter Ego)


One does not need to travel to the Himalayas and seek out The Ancient One like Dr. Strange: your local PMI chapter probably has seminars that are more convenient and certainly more welcoming.

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The Open Mindedness and Logical Fallacy

Herding Cats

The agenda can be selling books and seminars, or even seeking employment where that logical fallacy is the basis of employment or at least a free dinner at the local meeting of like-minded logical fallacy holders. Or even I know of firms that don't estimate their software development.

Monte Carlo Simulation

Herding Cats

Flight software is always an issue where we work, so those ranges are wider even more. Getting the software qualified is about the same variability as getting it certified, so the same range is used. Here an example of How To Estimate Almost Any Software Deliverable in 90 Seconds. .

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80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers


PMI E-Learning allows you to earn PDUs through online seminars, on-demand courses, and publication quizzes straight from the Project Management Institute. .

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DDSTOP The Saga Continues

Herding Cats

There's been a rash of conjectures about all kinds of bad business, project, and software development (agile and traditional) management ideas of late. This also meant developing software systems to support this effort. Facts and Fallacies of Estimating Software Cost and Schedule.

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A Wrap Up of the #NoEstimating Conjecture Analysis to Date

Herding Cats

While there little here that is applicable in our software intensive world, I had a smile when I came to this slide. Software Estimating - Pawel commented on the previous post about the difficulties in making estimates of duration and cost of software.

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Knowledgeline: ILTA KM Session - KM 101: The Three Stages of Knowledge:: by Tom Baldwin


John has served as a speaker for numerous seminars in the area of knowledge management and Internet research for lawyers. Practice Enhancement The Best KM Software Yet? Knowledgeline Monday, April 24, 2006 ILTA KM Session - KM 101: The Three Stages of Knowledge This is the first session spawned from the new KM Peer Group for ILTA. You do not have to be a member to attend this session.

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