The current model is challenging. We keep creating products that no one really needs that produce waste that nobody wants. Furthermore, we need to start concentrating on the conditions that people live in and what goods and services meet those conditions. This webinar will describe to you what frugal innovation is, why this is important, and the approaches a Project Manager can take to master such projects. What you will get: * An understanding what frugal innovation is about * Why we can expect such projects escalating * What approaches a Project Manager must take with such initiatives * Hopefully broaden your ability to take on such projects in the future.
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What challenges do digital agencies face when trying to implement agile? Dave Prior will present the findings of a year’s worth of interviews and research exploring why agile is such a tough fit in digital agencies. He will also share recurring success patterns that are in place at agencies that have been able to make the switch to an agile approach.
An executive shuffle can put a project at a disadvantage. Strong project managers know how to cope.
Generation Z—born between roughly 1994 and 2010—is about to steal the spotlight. But by 2020, they'll make up 20 percent of the global workforce. Hiring managers and project management offices can prep to snag top next-gen talent by knowing what—beyond a native attachment to tech—makes Gen Z tick.
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This is the era of disruption. Long-stable business models are crumbling. Yet the construction sector has stood conspicuously apart from this trend. In a report released last year, KPMG noted that only 8 percent of construction and engineering firms are “cutting-edge visionaries,” with 69 percent considered “followers” or “behind the curve.”
When schedules are compressed, project managers should focus on team engagement and cohesion.
Brownfield redevelopments can provide relief for crowded cities—if project teams effectively manage risks. Cities are getting more crowded—and looking for new ways to make sure no space is wasted.