2018

Project Manager Salary Guide 2018

The Digital Project Manager

What’s a typical project manager salary and how much should digital project managers earn? And while we’re asking, what are average salaries for a senior. The post Project Manager Salary Guide 2018 appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Would you like to make 2018 a successful year for your projects? I’m sure you do. But what does it take to get there?

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How do we encourage organizational adoption of an agile mindset?

Kiron Bondale

Changing mindset is all the rage in the agile community.

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

Green Project Management

The Only Person that Likes Change is a Baby with a Wet Diaper. Anon By nature we hate change; seldom will we quit our old home till it has actually fallen around our ears. Thomas Carlyle(1795-1881) Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.

Task Management For Project Managers

How can project planning that stretches over months or years remain relevant and account for new ad-hoc activities that arrive every day?

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Secret Strategies to Manage Multiple Projects

Online PM Courses

As your experience as a Project Manager grows, you will be increasingly called upon to manage multiple projects. And this does not just apply to full time Project managers… Over the years, I have been asked about this by a lot of managers and professionals.

Why Is Organizational Change so Hard?

LiquidPlanner

When we talk about “organizational change,” the words “resistance” and “tension” often spring to mind. Consider the difficulty, for instance, when two organizations merge, or the fear that employees feel when a part of their job is automated and some of their skills become redundant.

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Project Managers

Wrike

It’s day two of 2018. Have you made any New Year ‘ s Resolutions? If you’re already struggling to come up with some, we’re here to help.

2018 29

Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

An inescapable fact is that the causation of all serious harm includes multiple missed opportunities for multiple ordinary people, organizations, and groups to have prevented the harm entirely or the have greatly reduced it by doing ordinary things ordinarily well.

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Managing The Project Budget - Developing Your Project Management Skills

This eBook describes the process of managing the project budget and its associated costs.

10 Questions A New Project Manager Must Ask Before Starting A Project

The Digital Project Manager

As project managers, if there’s one thing we all know for certain, it’s that nothing is certain. Managing changes and unexpected variables comes with the. The post 10 Questions A New Project Manager Must Ask Before Starting A Project appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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Stay On Top of Work With Stefan Engeseth! [PODCAST EPISODE #4]

TimeCamp

Stay On Top of Work With Stefan Engeseth! We’re back with another episode of our podcast on how to stay on top of your work! I had a pleasure of talking with Stefan Engeseth, an author, consultant, speaker and Guest Professor.

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Evaluating Project Schedules Utilizing Quantitative Risk Analysis

Project Risk Coach

Do you remember the first time you missed a project deadline? I do. I recall the embarrassment for me and my team. I promised myself I would take proactive steps to mitigate this outcome for future projects. Why do projects take longer than expected?

2018 18

Episode 110: Unlock Your Ability to Lead using The Responsibility Process

PM for the Masses

In this episode, Cesar and Traci interview Christopher Avery, PhD. He is a reformed management consultant. After a decade helping corporations help smart, ambitious professionals find ways to cope with lives they don’t want and think they can’t change, he realized coping skills are overrated. A better skill is knowing how to apply your innate […] In this episode, Cesar and Traci interview Christopher Avery, PhD. He is a reformed management consultant.

2018 17

Top 5 Project Management Report Templates

These FREE most popular templates will help you perform your role more efficiently.

Top 10 Lean/ Kanban Books for IT, Software and Knowledge Work!

Digite

Are you new to Kanban? Or did you just build your first Kanban Board? Or already a Kanban expert?

2018 24

6 Ways to Make Sure Your Remote Workers are Actually Working Full-Time

ActiveCollab

Guest post by Greg Digneo from TimeDoctor. Greg Digneo writes for TimeDoctor.com, a time monitoring and productivity monitoring software designed for tracking hours and productivity of remote teams.

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Putting Free back into Freelancing

Paymo App

Some of our earliest users might still remember that Paymo initially started out as a free tool back in 2008, mainly used by the freelance community to track time. Years have passed and the software matured as well as the company and the team developing it. We grew in complexity, size, user-base, and over time the free version of the software was phased out. For a number of years the “freemium” model didn’t seem economically feasible and we couldn’t seem to make it work.

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This Set of Stakeholder Engagement Strategies will Power You up

Online PM Courses

Stakeholder engagement and management is one of the essential Project Management disciplines. But it is often taught in a simplistic manner.

Selling Data and Decisions to your Team

Speaker: Cait Porte, SVP Product and Customer Experience, Zmags

Gathering support for a product feature or enhancement is a critical skill for Product Managers. Talking to customers, working with key stakeholders in the business and convincing development that a feature is necessary can be a daunting task. Join Product Management expert Cait Porte as she covers how to sell your ideas internally by leveraging data to drive decision making.

Project Management Trends: 2018 Topics to Watch

LiquidPlanner

As we move into the New Year, it’s the time for reflecting on what’s happened and what is to come. It feels to me like 2017 passed by in a flash.

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The Best Project Management Conferences to Attend in 2018

Wrike

According to Reader’s Digest , “learning something new” is one of the ten most popular New Year’s Resolutions. And one of the best places to learn new things are at industry conferences. Conferences help you s tay up-to-speed on the latest industry developments, pick up tips from respected experts in the field, meet other project management professionals, and have some fun learning new tricks of the trade in a new city. .

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18 Critical Success Factors for All Project Work

Herding Cats

From "Key Success Drivers for Large High-Technology Projects: Prediction and Practice," Phil Crosby (CSIRO, Australia) in Management Science, Logistics, and Operations Research , John Wang. Their rankings and percentage impact on project success. Project management (PM) control & execution systems in place, with robust policies, planning, procedures, document control, audit, etc - 23.87%.

2018 17

A Quick Guide To Project Portfolio Management (PPM)

The Digital Project Manager

Project Portfolio Management (PPM) is a fancy term to describe how we manage the often-confusing mix of interrelated, dependent, and connected projects. PPM considers the. The post A Quick Guide To Project Portfolio Management (PPM) appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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Agile Metrics for Team and Product Progress

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

You’ve seen team metrics like velocity. Velocity is not an accurate measure of a team's progress towards "done." So what should you use instead? Join Johanna as she discusses the measures that are actually useful in understanding what your team does, where the work is, and how long the work really takes - and in addition, we’ll examine what it takes to explain the team’s progress to others in terms of the product backlog burnup chart, ways to talk about what’s done and not yet released, and how to show others working product.

5 Best Podcasts for Project Managers

TimeCamp

A good Project Manager contributes to a large extent to company’s success. He makes sure that the final product is a result of hard and passionate work. He focuses on the team’s effectiveness and makes his best to reach the set goal.

2018 15

How To Make Effective Organization Decisions

Project-Management.pm

A leader must be aware of the best decisions for his or her organization’s improvement and development. Such decisions must steer the organization to the right direction.

2018 15

How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. This is a guest article from Simon Harris from Logical Model. Simon Harris. Long ago I found being delegated to was often a confusing process.

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Punk Science!

EarthPM

What could THIS be about? And what could it have to do with project management? Does it have anything to do with a home made spectrometer? Find out here: [link

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Connecting Analytics to Strategy - Keeping Your Corporate Objective In Sight

Speaker: Tom Evans, Senior Principal Consultant and Trainer, 280 Group

Data analytics has transformed the way many product managers approach product enhancements, creating strong demand for product managers with skills and expertise in defining and analyzing product metrics to make more valuable product decisions. But there is one essential element that is often left out of the conversation, and that is strategy. How does my product decisions support the overall strategy of the business, and am I tracking the right metrics based upon that strategy?

Combating Unoriginal Content With Human Touch

ActiveCollab

We relied on a free service called HARO to interview over 50 people and create 7 original posts last year. Here is what we learned. Creating and posting original content on your blog gets you visits. Greater number of visits gets you two things: Greater number of conversions; Better SERP position. But you already knew that. What you are here to find out is how we tried to combat unoriginal content internet is flooded with.

2018 21

The Best Time Tracking Software of 2018

Paymo App

Published: February 2018. If you’re here, it means that you’re looking for time tracking software that you will use yourself or with your team. But choosing one or even picking a few to try out can be a confusing and daunting task with more than 100 apps available out there.

What is Kanban? | Video

Online PM Courses

Kanban originated in the manufacturing sector. But, recently, it has become a popular approach to managing projects. This is especially as it has been developed into an Agile Project Management methodology. So, what is Kanban? So, what is Kanban? Dr Mike Clayton is founder of Online PM Courses.com.

2018 15

The Skills Project Managers Will Need in 2025

LiquidPlanner

Lately, it feels like things have been advancing so rapidly that it’s possible some new-fangled technology could disrupt our line of work before you finish this article. Okay, that might be a bit of an exaggeration, but you get the idea.

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Mixing Qualitative & Quantitative Data with Storyboarding

Speaker: Tristan Kromer, Lean Agile Coach, Kromatic

Qualitative vs. Quantitative is a silly argument. Qualitative data from UXers should not compete against the quantitative data product owners need for their business model. Both are necessary to have a complete understanding of where the desirability of the product meets the viability of the business.