Project Management

Top Influencers











See all Quality Influencers


On-demand Webinars

Simplifying Lean Six Sigma to Work in an Agile Environment

by Stelian Roman
December 05, 2018 | 60:42 | Views: 8,778 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 4.14 / 5

Lean Six Sigma techniques can be used at a smaller scale, but to be successful it needs to be adapted to the specifics of IT projects. This presentation is based on a real case study, using Lean Six Sigma to measure the impact of process improvement initiatives in a hybrid project delivery environment.

See all Quality On-demand webinars

Save Time With Tools + Templates

Project Monthly Progress Report Outline

PREMIUM deliverable
by Mujahid Akhtar

Use this sample monthly progress report (created for a construction/engineering project) as an outline and adapt for your own project. It contains sections for an EVA summary, progress analysis, procurements and more.

User Acceptance Check Sheet

PREMIUM deliverable
by Elok Robert Tee

User acceptance testing of systems and components can be tedious. This simple test check sheet template focuses on test details (test action and expected outcome) and enables stakeholders to minimally record "pass/fail" results with sign-off on test outcomes by authorized testers. Adapt the template to suit your corporate needs.

Deliverable Acceptance Document

PREMIUM deliverable
by Nabeel Shahid

Use this Deliverable Acceptance Form to provide verification that your deliverable(s) have been reviewed, accepted and approved by stakeholders, verifying that all work is complete and that the applicable acceptance criteria has been met.

Overview of the Project Management Process

presentation
by John Galyon

While actively participating in mentorship during a project with a local design/build firm, this practitioner compiled an overview of the project management process as detailed in PMI’s A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). Use this overview with other project managers as a tool to reference in your day-to-day PM activities (as well as share with new project managers).

Material Checklist (Korean Translation)

PREMIUM checklist
by Rami Kaibni

이 재료 체크리스트 및 사인 오프 양식은 모든 유형의 재료 검사에 사용할 수 있습니다. 이것은 품질 관리 과정에서 건설에 널리 사용되지만 다른 비 건설 분야에도 적용될 수 있습니다.

Learn From Others

Using Simple Project Data to Make Better Decisions

by Rajakumar Ramakrishnan

Every project has an ample amount of data. It’s at a PM’s discretion to use it effectively. Do statistics and data analytics scare you? In this article, the author shows how very simple statistical concepts can be applied in project situations—and how PMs can make effective decisions based on that.

The Biggest Misconception About Quality

by Andy Jordan

Quality management may not be the most talked about aspect of project management, but it has the most impact on the solution. Let’s start with one of the biggest misconceptions about quality that many new PMs have...

Topic Teasers Vol. 126: Gone Phishing, Help Yourself

by Barbee Davis, MA, PHR, PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA

Question: My latest corporate project is to set up a structured plan to protect the organization against hackers and phishers. I will be working with team members from information technology, training, human resources and procurement. I don’t quite understand why this isn’t solely an IT project, but I am happy to have a multi-departmental project as it is actually a promotion for me. The CEO is our product owner, so I have to make a good showing. The only problem is I don’t know anything about hacking and phishing. Can you give me a quick immersion experience?

Construction Industry Project Management: Priority 3 — Planning

by Mark A. Annunziata, Sr., PMP

In his first article, the author examined design and preconstruction in tier 1 construction projects (over US$ 100 million). This entry in the series explains the contracts and contractor requirements for planning. The project management plan consists of multiple parts requiring contractor submittal and owner approval. The elements of the plan are described along with instructive stories and lessons learned.

Demystifying the 'Product Mindset': The Agile Way

by Arun Gupta

The benefits of outsourcing also come with various challenges—often because the vendor will execute the work with a project mindset that has limited visibility and never really looks at it from the product mindset. Agile can help instill the right outlook.

Are Templates Harming Your Project?

by Kimberly McCoy

We all know how templates can help us in our jobs. But have you ever considered that your templates could be harming your project? You have to adapt each one, as they are not one-size-fits-all solutions. Here are four things to keep in mind to ensure your templates aren't dragging you down.

Boyd's Law in Project Management

by Charles Borrelli

Colonel John Boyd discovered that the primary determinant to winning aerial dogfights was observing, orienting, planning and acting faster. How does this apply to project management?

What Is a Quality Project Manager?

by Bruce Garrod

Although it’s true that not every attribute can be quantitatively measured, leveraging PMI’s three processes makes sense when defining a quality project manager.

A Quality Primer

by Andy Jordan

One area where new project managers seem to struggle is quality management. Let’s go back to basics and look at the foundations of quality (which will also be a useful refresher for everyone!).


Ask a Question

Discussion Rules

Recent Questions

Originator: Ohannes Aramali 
Last Post: Mar 26, 2020 3:56 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 12 
Originator: Edgar Garcia 
Last Post: Mar 15, 2020 1:50 AM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Arturo Castillo Cascante 
Last Post: Jan 29, 2020 5:33 AM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Diana E. A. García Sánchez 
Last Post: Jan 20, 2020 2:04 PM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Luis Branco 
Last Post: Jan 20, 2020 6:47 AM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Enrique Aparicio 
Last Post: Jan 9, 2020 11:20 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 21 
Originator: Tarun Nair 
Last Post: Dec 30, 2019 1:53 PM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Talat Alpan Aytekin 
Last Post: Dec 20, 2019 4:21 PM 
Votes:
Replies: 23 
Originator: kudzai nigel chitewe 
Last Post: Dec 16, 2019 9:56 AM 
Votes:
Replies:
Topic: Hello!
Originator: Tanea Bowens 
Last Post: Dec 9, 2019 9:24 PM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Alain Arostique 
Last Post: Dec 7, 2019 5:59 AM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: George Lewis 
Last Post: Dec 5, 2019 7:08 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 20 
Originator: Damian Perera 
Last Post: Sep 27, 2019 5:06 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 17 
Originator: Luis Branco 
Last Post: Sep 25, 2019 6:38 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 10 
Originator: Bogdan Opris 
Last Post: Sep 19, 2019 1:42 PM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Kokhon Chan 
Last Post: Aug 23, 2019 11:05 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 10 
Originator: Hakim Mentagui 
Last Post: Aug 20, 2019 11:36 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 10 
Originator: Bruce Holding 
Last Post: Aug 6, 2019 12:38 AM 
Votes:
Replies: 25 
Originator: Mirko Blüming 
Last Post: Jul 21, 2019 12:55 PM 
Votes:
Replies:
Originator: Anonymous 
Last Post: Jul 16, 2019 2:06 PM 
Votes:
Replies:
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next
See All Questions
ADVERTISEMENTS

"The only difference between me and a madman is that I am not mad."

- Salvador Dali

ADVERTISEMENT

Sponsors