Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:35:25 GMT Voices on Project Management https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/286796/Voices-on-Project-Management Voices on Project Management offers insights, tips, advice and personal stories from project managers in different regions and industries. The goal is to get you thinking, and spark a discussion. So, if you read something that you agree with--or even disagree with--leave a comment. Dare to Hope and Dream-Our Future Depends on It https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66635/Dare-to-Hope-and-Dream-Our-Future-Depends-on-It Fri, 23 Oct 2020 16:55:27 GMT By Cyndee Miller Like many of you, this year has pushed me into some serious darkness at times—and it’s not like I’m a sunshine-unicorns-and-fluffy-kittens kind of person to begin with. So as I logged into the latest PMI Virtual Experience Series—at 6 a.m. nonetheless&mdas... Virtual Teamwork Makes the Virtual Dream Work https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66580/Virtual-Teamwork-Makes-the-Virtual-Dream-Work Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:23:36 GMT by Mario Trentim   My earliest experience with remote work came in around 2010. At the time, I believed it would enable me to connect with project teams from around the globe. What I considered a novelty has now become a new normal for myself and project professionals everywhere. With thi... The Time to Start Vertical Development Is Now https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66484/The-Time-to-Start-Vertical-Development-Is-Now Thu, 15 Oct 2020 16:12:29 GMT by Conrado Morlan   Not everyone is born a leader. Some must be groomed. This is where the vertical development comes in. In my previous post, I wrote about how it can lead to a better understanding of challenges, more innovative thinking, improved emotional intelligence, and increase... Become a Better Servant Leader https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66425/Become-a-Better-Servant-Leader Mon, 12 Oct 2020 14:16:15 GMT By Yasmina Khelifi, PMI-ACP, PMP “We miss the way you managed the project!” After leaving my role as a project manager of a software development team, these words were the best gift I could’ve received. It was a new team, a new innovative product development and a new exp... VUCA Means It's Time for a Bigger Cup https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66275/VUCA-Means-It-s-Time-for-a-Bigger-Cup Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:03:16 GMT by Conrado Morlan   The term VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous) world has been around for a while. But 2020 will be remembered as the year that forced every organization to deal with the VUCA world. And the most successful ones will be those that find ways to improve t... 3 Steps Toward Resolving Team Conflict https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66251/3-Steps-Toward-Resolving-Team-Conflict Sun, 27 Sep 2020 19:00:09 GMT by Christian Bisson Conflicts arise on any team. It’s inevitable. What’s important is making sure they’re resolved before they grow into something bigger. It often feels like unfamiliar territory to some, but resolver of conflicts is one of the many hats a scrum master must w... How to Align Stakeholders During the Pandemic https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66224/How-to-Align-Stakeholders-During-the-Pandemic Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:13:12 GMT by Marat Oyvetsky, PMP When professional service organizations work with customers to implement technical solutions, teams often rely on in-house technical staff for support and system/network access during implementation, testing, validation and training. And this is happening more during the pa... Have Traditional Reports Passed Their Use-by Date? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66127/Have-Traditional-Reports-Passed-Their-Use-by-Date- Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:18:12 GMT by Lynda Bourne Projects mean reports! Many project teams are required to produce weekly and monthly reports for their client as part of a contract, or because of an internal set of reporting requirements. This process comes with challenges: The information is out of date—project ... Building Effective Team Habits in the New Work Ecosystem https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66099/Building-Effective-Team-Habits-in-the-New-Work-Ecosystem Tue, 15 Sep 2020 21:16:13 GMT by Mario Trentim I’ve been familiar with remote work and virtual teams since 2010. I’ve also witnessed how digital transformation has enabled the adoption of new business models, flatter organizational structures and hybrid project management approaches since then. In the wake of t... Learn to Fail-It's Just Part of Being a Resilient Leader https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/66049/Learn-to-Fail-It-s-Just-Part-of-Being-a-Resilient-Leader Fri, 11 Sep 2020 22:08:44 GMT By Cyndee Miller Alexis Ohanian has racked up quite a list of accomplishments in his 37 years. He cofounded Reddit, sold it and then came back to help rescue it. He wrote a bestselling book. He cofounded a seed stage venture fund. But when it came time to have a chat with one of his fellow speake...