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Leading Successful PMOs - Success

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Leading Successful PMOs - Success

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Recommended reading for PMO managers.

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Recommended Project Management Resources | Virtual Project Management Consulting

Recommended Project Management Resources | Virtual Project Management Consulting | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
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Recommended project management resources for training, software, products and services for existing and aspiring project managers.

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Top 11 project management tools for 2016

Top 11 project management tools for 2016 | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Learn about the new advances in open source project management tools in 2016 and which tools are the best fit for your projects' needs.
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Latest information on project management tools that are open source.
 
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Forget the Methodology, We Need Project Leadership!

Forget the Methodology, We Need Project Leadership! | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
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Read about Susanne Madsen's view of the new type of project leader.

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Change management: introducing DICE framework

Change management: introducing DICE framework | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Here are four factors that influence change! Check them out for your change management!
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Insightful article that explains the concepts of DICE framework for change management on projects.

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How to Build a High-Performance Project Team

How to Build a High-Performance Project Team | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
What makes a winning project team? Why do some teams achieve greatness while others struggle? Let's look at the factors present on winning project teams.
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How to go from a good project team to a brilliant team.

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Top 10 project management certifications

Top 10 project management certifications | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
No matter what your IT role is, a project management certification can add depth, breadth and value to your skills. Here are the top 10 project management certifications, their requirements and their cost.
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A brief description of different PM certifications, their requirements and cost.

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CRM and Project Management: better together or…not?

CRM and Project Management: better together or…not? | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Selecting the best software for a business, no matter if it is a startup or not, requires a lot of attention, so that it totally fits the company’s needs and it will have the flexibility to continue to fit future needs
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Do you want to use one app for your business, or different apps for different processes?

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Project Management User Research Report

Project Management User Research Report | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Capterra surveyed users of project management software to gain insight into how users buy and use this software. Turns out your level of satisfaction with your project management system could stem from how you buy it. Read on to find out why.
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Some original, insightful research into how project management users find, purchase, and use software.

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Agile Project Management Software

Agile Project Management Software | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Software vendors are increasingly offering solutions tailored to agile project management. This report will offer insight into how these tools are being used and help potential buyers make a more informed decision.
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Detailed Report based on survey done with project managers on what functionality and features of agile project management software have the greatest impact on a team’s efficiency.

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6 top free, mobile project management tools

6 top free, mobile project management tools | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Techworld looks at some of the top project management tools you can use for free, and on your mobile phone to help teams work efficiently and flexibly.
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To help you understand which PM tools to consider for a mobile work force.

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10 Things I love about managing projects

10 Things I love about managing projects | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
There are lots of reasons to love project management. Here are the 10 top reasons I love managing projects.
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Nice perspective on project management. I love the relationships you build with different people over the years.

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PMI Volunteers Help Companies in Need at Inaugural Project Management Day of Service | Business Wire

PMI Volunteers Help Companies in Need at Inaugural Project Management Day of Service | Business Wire | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Scope-A-Thon provides pro bono project management services to hundreds of non-profit and charity organizations.
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What a good idea for project managers - hope this will spread to other countries too.

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Change Management Process – Measuring Return on Investment (ROI) Part 2 | Virtual Project Management Consulting

Change Management Process – Measuring Return on Investment (ROI) Part 2 | Virtual Project Management Consulting | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
This article will look at how to measure your return on investment (ROI) and whether the cost spent on Change Management yields a favourable return.
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Can ROI be measured for Change Management on projects?

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The Values of “Insightfully Aware” Leaders

The Values of “Insightfully Aware” Leaders | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
The ability to identify and communicate values is critical to self-awareness and leadership development.
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For anyone who is on a Leadership development journey, this article is a must-read. It's about the ability to identify and communicate values that is critical to self-awareness and leadership development. Read more at http://knowledge.insead.edu/leadership-management/the-values-of-insightfully-aware-leaders-3591#I0WSsW8Oh7eZcPDV.99
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Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015

Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015 | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Need up-to-date facts and figures for a project management report, article, or infographic? Browse this collection of project management statistics collected from studies and reports from the past five years. The data and statistics below are sorted into categories so you can quickly skim to find the information you need. Simply grab the stats you …
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Find an extensive list of facts and figures about project management, it's worth the read.
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PMO Trends To Watch In 2016

PMO Trends To Watch In 2016 | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
You’d be forgiven for thinking that the PMO world moves quite slowly, given that the focus of many corporate PMOs is on delivering services in a standard way
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Interesting but not surprising PMO trends in 2016. I'm particularly interested in helping the Accidental Project Managers out there as well as better support of PM's career paths.

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9 Ways to Make Sure You Run Effective Meetings (Infographic)

9 Ways to Make Sure You Run Effective Meetings (Infographic) | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
If you’ve read our high-level advice from CEOs on how to fight bad meetings… If you’ve run through our decision tree, “Should we have this meeting?“… And if you’ve decided, “Yes! This meeting is happening!”, then here’s the next part of your journey to holding the perfect meeting. This infographic shares 9 actionable tips to …
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As a Project Manager you will run many meetings. Here are good tips for being more effective with your project meetings.

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PRINCE2 and PMBOK: How They Compare [Interview] – | Girl's Guide to PM

PRINCE2 and PMBOK: How They Compare [Interview] – | Girl's Guide to PM | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Learn what PRINCE2 has to offer project managers and how to get qualified. Then find out how it compares to the PMBOK Guide - Fifth Edition and how the two can be used together in this interview I gave for the blog Papo GP.
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An interview with Elizabeth Harrin giving a good comparison between PMBOK and PRINCE2.

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Comparing PRINCE2® with the PMBOK® Guide

Comparing PRINCE2® with the PMBOK® Guide | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Comparing PRINCE2 with the PMBOK Guide
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A very interesting comparison between PRINCE2 and the PMBOK Guide that gives some new perspectives.

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The Future Of Cloud Project Management

The Future Of Cloud Project Management | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Cloud Project Management (PM) is undoubtedly the best option when thinking of Project Management, as the traditional solutions offer much lower quality of services and variety of tools.
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Discover the benefits of a Cloud Project Management solution.

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What Has Had The Most Significant Impact on Project Management in The Last 5 Years?

What Has Had The Most Significant Impact on Project Management in The Last 5 Years? | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Who better to answer a question like this than project management practitioners themselves. The question, ‘What has had the most significant impact on project management in the last 5 years?’ was…
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Some insightful answers from project management practitioners. Project management certainly had accelerated growth in the past few years.

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Customer Satisfaction: The most important project metric

Customer Satisfaction: The most important project metric | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
The satisfaction of the customer is as important (if not more so) than the traditional project management progress measures of time, cost and quality.
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Couldn't agree more with view of Colin Ellis about customer satisfaction. Ultimately the satisfaction of the customer will determine if a project is considered successful or not.

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Top 10 Work Skills You'll Need in 2020 (Infographic) - Wrike Blog

Top 10 Work Skills You'll Need in 2020 (Infographic) - Wrike Blog | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
The modern workplace is changing rapidly, and it shows no sign of slowing down. More and more of us are (or will be) working in non-traditional ways, from setting our own hours to working with colleagues spread out over the entire globe. This infographic examines today’s trends and takes a peek into the future to …
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This is very relevant to project managers and how we need to adjust to stay current for the future workplace.

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New Video - What Makes a Great Project Manager?

New Video - What Makes a Great Project Manager? | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
3 minute video on clear simple examples of what makes some project managers great, compared to all others.
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Good perspective on what makes a great project manager. Do you agree or do you have more perspectives?

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Change Management Process – Barriers and Negative effects - Part 3 | Virtual Project Management Consulting

Change Management Process – Barriers and Negative effects - Part 3 | Virtual Project Management Consulting | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
Take a look at the negative effects of insufficient change management as well as the barriers to a successful implementation of change.
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What are the barriers to effective Change Management on projects?

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Change Management Process – Benefits and Project Impact | Virtual Project Management Consulting

Change Management Process – Benefits and Project Impact | Virtual Project Management Consulting | Project Management best practices | Scoop.it
This is the first of a series of 3 articles about the Change Management process. It will cover the benefits of change management, ideas for how to measure
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Discover the benefits you can expect from doing proper Change Management on your projects.

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