CRM and PPM tools have a lot in common, so should organizations be looking to integrate them or treat them differently?
Diagnosis in change management: Utilizing data collection techniques as an input to change management
This webinar explains how to employ qualitative research techniques in a change management scenario as a first step in the change management process.
Voices on Project Management
By Kevin Korterud Program management made news in December (though perhaps not front-page headlines) when the United States Senate unanimously approved the Program ...
Hello everyone! We've been creating pilot of educational PM Game that must be a lot of fun. We have scenario of first two levels, Web-designer, programmer and even project manager but we obviously lac ...
Implementation Methodology vs. Project Management / What’s New in Portfolio Level Methodology? In my mind, there is a difference between implementation methodology and projec ...
Anyone has experienced the Agile way of thinking in an construction context? What was put in place of the 4 values? the 12 principles? How did it work? performance increased! ...
Within a country, have you noticed regional differences that affect the way you relate to stakeholders? Or does everyone’s commonality as residents of that country transcend those differences?from Project Management Central posted by on
I ask because in the US I have to communicate with stakeholders in each region of the country very differently. For example, stakeholders in Washington, DC tend to be much more terse, formal and busin ...
As been studied by Ernest & Young in 2014, 64% of 365 Oil and Gas projects are facing cost overrun due to delay worldwide that cause the collective costs for the projects ran over initial projections ...
The idea is to keep focus as stated by Helene Lerner (2005) when saying that been distracted by other demands on our time can cause us to lose track of goals and derail them. In a perfect world a P ...
Crossword for PMs on Project Management Related Terms - 41 Across 2. An estimate of the shortest activity duration that takes into account all of the known variables that ...
What role should the project manager play? He or she should give up on being only a project manager and grow into being an effective leader of projects.
A failing result on the PMP exam is devastating. What you do next tells more about yourself than flying through the exam and passing with ease. What should you do? Get back on the horse!
Analyzing a schedule to determine which tasks are late is an important responsibility for all project managers. This article describes a schedule monitoring technique using Microsoft Project's custom fields to find out exactly how much time (work hours) a task is behind.
What defines a successful project? Are there any techniques that we can improve on to increase the quality of our projects and the speed at which they are executed? Is it useful to apply specific methodologies when completing certain projects? One practitioner's informal research led to some surprising results.
We received many questions during our December Book Club Q&A Closing Webinar - The Social Project Manager We didn’t have time to answer them all, so the presenter responds to additional questions here.
Based on what we have explored throughout The Social Project Manager, the following is a list of the social project management tips we have uncovered to help you on your way to becoming a better manager of social projects.
In order to move forward, you must sometimes look back—and see that some patterns have surfaced. These are no longer trends, but core competencies of the market. This year, expect to see a renewed interest in some of these tried-and-true methodologies.
Should business leadership move hiring and recruitment into the project management organization? Based on the similarities found between his talent acquisition experience and current training, this author says yes—and shares the potential benefits.
En este webinar se explora el proyecto RMS Titanic para mostrar algunas causas comunes de fallas en los proyectos. El autor explorará los "cinco pecados de los gerentes de proyecto". Estos cinco pecados son las cinco actitudes identificadas en investigaciones recientes como factores clave de fracaso en la gestión de proyectos, que son: la arrogancia, la ambición, la ignorancia, la fraude y la abstinencia.
You just cannot go unnoticed through a high-performance organization; there the difference is felt instantly through the work environment. The enthusiasm is prevalent and the team-members are energized. They have purpose and they are working together to get things done.
Closing Q&A webinar for December Book Club on The Social Project Manager
In this presentation, Simon will demonstrate a practical and transparent approach to risk assessment, analysis and management, that allows risk to be usefully described and incorporated in the change process to increase awareness and ensure achievable benefits, costs and timescales. The presentation focuses on the project manager’s role in ensuring that the team collaborate and honestly express their beliefs about the risk to the benefits, costs and time-scales of the change initiative, as well as the project manager’s role in using the risk assessments to set realistic expectations and drive the change efficiently and with an awareness of the risk it faces.
Organizational progress is sustained by team relationships at every level and is vulnerable to power play in times of challenge. The advancements toward desired outcomes is an endeavor that requires influence, exerted by decision makers, for available choices and to maintain the speed of progress.
Introduction webinar for January 2017 Book Club: Managing The PMO Lifecycle by Waffa Karkukly
Advanced Work Packaging is the Construction Industry Institute’s (CII) newest best practice. AWP is a powerful method for aligning project stakeholders and improving overall project performance. AWP provides recommendations for the complete project lifecycle, including (but not limited to) Front-End Planning and construction execution (WorkFace Planning). In this session, the presenter, an industry member of the CII research team, will provide an overview of: • Advanced Work Packaging, WorkFace Planning and Front-End Planning • The Benefits of Advanced Work Packaging • How Advanced Work Packaging Works • The Critical Factors for Success