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Project Management PresentationProject News Today

Project Management PresentationProject News Today | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
A great project management presentation on the approach to take when managing a project (A fantastic #projectmanagement presentation on the approach to take when managing a project http://t.co/AwyXWPyrtC...
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People are Part of the Management System « The W. Edwards Deming Institute Blog

People are Part of the Management System « The W. Edwards Deming Institute Blog | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
You need to focus on investing in people (training + education) and in process improvement, not "instant pudding" http://t.co/YykthQG70L
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A Bad Process Will Beat a Good Person, Every Time | AccelaWork

A Bad Process Will Beat a Good Person, Every Time | AccelaWork | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Business process improvement expert Ray Gagnon put together an op-ed for The Huffington Post. It relates elephants to business process improvement. (Business improvement and the elephant fable.
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Five Tools Every Project Manager Needs - Huffington Post

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Five Tools Every Project Manager Needs
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Project managers become highly successful through a combination of leadership qualities, excellent communication skills, and a little help from some top-notch project management tools.
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Suchitra Mishra's curator insight, July 8, 2013 8:14 AM

Time spent on choosing the right tool for your function is time very well spent..

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Measuring The Impact: Quality Metrics And Manufacturing Intelligence - Manufacturing Business Technology

Measuring The Impact: Quality Metrics And Manufacturing Intelligence - Manufacturing Business Technology | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Manufacturing Business Technology Measuring The Impact: Quality Metrics And Manufacturing Intelligence Manufacturing Business Technology Author Bio: Steve Wise is vice president of statistical methods at InfinityQS International...

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Steven Bonacorsi's curator insight, June 7, 2013 10:32 AM

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Have More Meetings (But Keep Them Short)

Have More Meetings (But Keep Them Short) | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
How Toyota skyrocketed to success with the Lean meeting. (How to make your meetings "lean" http://t.co/g56g87Dmry)

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Steven Bonacorsi's curator insight, July 1, 2013 7:36 AM

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Six Sigma, Statistics and Process Improvement - The International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013)

Six Sigma, Statistics and Process Improvement - The International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013) | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
By Gordon Clark During this celebration of the International Year of Statistics, we should recognize the significant applications of statistics to improve system performance. Take for example, Six Sigma.

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Productivity Myths | Developmental Disabilities Association

Productivity Myths | Developmental Disabilities Association | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Is your desk too messy? Procrastinating a little too often? What are the top #productivity myths? http://t.co/8sfi0tJbSR
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Silvana Bialosiewicz on Turning Organizational Learning into Action: Evaluation and Strategic Planning · AEA365

Silvana Bialosiewicz on Turning Organizational Learning into Action: Evaluation and Strategic Planning · AEA365 | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Silvana Bialosiewicz on Turning Organizational Learning into Action: Evaluation and Strategic Planning http://t.co/8Al8iFZPlr via @aeaweb
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Improving Productivity: Why Your Time Management System Doesn't Work - MSPmentor

Improving Productivity: Why Your Time Management System Doesn't Work - MSPmentor | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Improving Productivity: Why Your Time Management System Doesn't Work
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Are your employees as productive as they could be? What about you? Do you find there aren't enough hours in the day for the things you need to accomplish?
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IT Project Management: Best Practices in Small-Scale Engagements

IT Project Management: Best Practices in Small-Scale Engagements | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
In an age of belt-tightening and doing more with less, not every IT project warrants an executive sponsor, someone who assumes the role of full-fledged project manager.
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When Is Process Improvement Strategically Important?

When Is Process Improvement Strategically Important? | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
I admit I'm a process improvement enthusiast. I'm continually tempted to believe that all companies need to improve all their processes all the time. As I argued in my first post in this series, organizations, like people, need to maintain...
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Improving Business Processes Faster - Pro Tips

Improving Business Processes Faster - Pro Tips | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Get a copy of this tip sheet »

Best in class companies engage in strategic cost reduction and profit improvement before a downturn and change (Are you ready for new markets or exit planning?
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Top 12 open source project management web-based...

Top 12 open source project management web-based... | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
A list of best open source project management web-based tools.
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Why Asking The Right Questions Matters For Employee Engagement

Why Asking The Right Questions Matters For Employee Engagement | Process Improvement | Scoop.it

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Nils Vesk's curator insight, June 17, 2013 3:22 AM

Nice one.

UK Engage's comment, June 17, 2013 5:40 AM
voices need to heard... and staff need to feel they belong and are included... it vital for efficiency.... processes need to managed when planning any form of referenda or voting.... excellent article!
Nils Vesk's comment, June 18, 2013 2:14 AM
The general rule of being open - but not too open is still a thumbs up.
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Five Must-Dos to Improve Employee Engagement - Transform the Zombies into Humans

Five Must-Dos to Improve Employee Engagement - Transform the Zombies into Humans | Process Improvement | Scoop.it

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Tiffany Crosby's curator insight, July 1, 2013 5:19 PM

Look at # 1 - hiring for attitude, sound familiar. It's nice to see more and more science that backs up what should be intuitive to us. Attitude matters.

Garth Sanginiti's curator insight, July 1, 2013 7:30 PM

"Concentrating on employee engagement can help companies withstand, and possibly even thrive, in tough economic times. Gallup researchers in 2012 studied the differences in performance between engaged and actively disengaged work units and found that those scoring in the top half on employee engagement nearly doubled their odds of success compared with those in the bottom half."

Gilvan Azevedo's curator insight, July 2, 2013 11:20 AM

Sem tesão, não há solução, dizia Roberto Freire. Mas "engajamento" é construído de fora para dentro???

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Five Secrets to Kick Off an Analytic Project

Five Secrets to Kick Off an Analytic Project | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
Learn the best practices of experienced analytics and BI professionals at several major firms to ensure that your analytics projects start off on the right foot.
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How to Deal With Procrastination Problems and Break Bad Habits

Negative habits, such as procrastination can be hard to break. The mind is always evaluating the balance between the pain of changing and pleasure of succeeding. Your mind always weighs the perceiv...
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Redefining Productivity in Software Development | Software Testing ...

Redefining Productivity in Software Development | Software Testing ... | Process Improvement | Scoop.it
When you think productivity in software development you might be thinking quantity, timing... or perhaps the agile methodology. Since the agile software.
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