TOP 10 Articles on Project Management in July

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Every month I put together my version of the best articles on project management, leadership and team building. Check out the TOP 10 articles on project management in July 2019 Trends 4 Project Management Trends On The Horizon…Are You Ready? Project management has been a critical business discipline for decades and with the fast paced societal and technological changes on the horizon, it’s important to consider how organizations will manage and execute projects after these changes.… [ Read the rest...]

8 Ways to Say “Thank You” to Your Team

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I strongly believe that project success depends on a project team more than on any other factor. Knowing that good project managers do everything possible to motivate their teams, remove any impediments which get on their way, and set people up for success. Good teams in return dedicate as much effort as possible to achieve the necessary outcome. And this dedication should definitely be appreciated accordingly.… [ Read the rest...]

TOP 10 Articles on Project Management in June 2019

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Every month I put together my version of the best articles on project management, leadership and team building. Check out the TOP 10 articles on project management in June 2019. Best Practices Project Birth, Maturation And Death Process This is the best article I`ve ever read about project life cycle. The author lists out all the consecutive stages that every regular project undergoes, explaining what you as project manager should expect at each of the stages.… [ Read the rest...]

Why You Should Host a Regular Team Meeting Apart of Scrum Ceremonies

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If you practice Scrum or any other similar project management framework on your project, you definitely have a lot of predefined meetings – daily status meeting, retrospective meeting, planning session, etc. These kinds of meetings are completely dedicated to your ongoing work and help you to be on track with your project. However, I believe that it is important to have a regular team meeting which is not a part of your Scrum (or whatever else) process.… [ Read the rest...]

TOP 10 Articles on Project Management in May 2019

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Every month I put together my version of the best articles on project management, leadership and team building. Check out the TOP 10 articles on project management in May 2019. Trends Project Management: It’s Scrum or Nothing, Says New Study This article reveals the results of a recent study about project management methodologies usage in software development industry. It`s not a surprise that Scrum is the most common methodology in this industry.… [ Read the rest...]

Client Expectations Management: 2 Battles To Be Fought

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Recently one of my friends has asked me to consult him on the topic of Client Expectations Management. This request tripped me up because, on the one hand, client expectations management is something really critical for any business, but, on the other hand, I couldn’t remember any specific project management techniques and theories in this field. So, I decided to research this topic in order to share both my findings and my personal experience with you.… [ Read the rest...]

TOP 10 Articles on Project Management in April 2019

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Every month I put together my version of the best articles on project management, leadership and team building. Check out the TOP 10 articles on project management in April 2019. This month`s digest turned out to be devoted mainly to Scrum and Agile methodologies. Trends Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019 I`m sure that all of us are trying to be the best project managers they can.… [ Read the rest...]

How to Plan and Manage Your Team`s Vacations

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Project managers are constantly striving for building effective teams and enabling people to perform at their best. But we should not forget that we work with human beings who get tired and need some break. In fact, everyone needs a rest, and the most prevalent form of having it among full-time employees is regular vacation. If you notice that someone from your team hasn’t taken vacation for a long period of time, I suggest you talking to them and persuading that they need a break.… [ Read the rest...]

How to Deliver Bad News to Your Team

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Unfortunately, bad things happen in our lives, and the projects we`re managing are not an exception. A project may be downsized or cancelled, some people may have a bad performance review or even have to be dismissed, customers may not be happy with the product, etc. This is just a short list of troubles you as a project manager may face on your project.… [ Read the rest...]

TOP 10 Articles on Project Management in March 2019

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Every month I put together my version of the best articles on project management, leadership and team building. Please, check out the TOP 10 articles on project management in March 2019. Best Practices Pricing Models Every Digital Agency Should Use This article reveals three most popular pricing models used by digital agencies.You will learn pros and cons of each pricing model in order to choose one that works best for your business goals.… [ Read the rest...]