2016 Survey Roundup: Trends in IT

Can you believe that more than a year has passed since the last survey roundup? Since the last installment of this annual recap of what IT things are trending and where those trends are likely to be going, much has been happening.

2:28am on Tuesday 16th May 2017 View more

The Strategic Alignment of the Project Portfolio (Part 2)

Without strategy, execution is aimless. Without execution, strategy is useless.

3:59am on Monday 15th May 2017 View more

Five Critical Roles in Project Management

When you’re managing a project, To meet your project objectives, you need the right people on board—and they must have a clear understanding of their roles. Here’s a breakdown of who does what.

3:46am on Friday 12th May 2017 View more

The Strategic Alignment of the Project Portfolio (Part 1)

“The essence of strategy is choosing what not to do.”

10:21pm on Wednesday 10th May 2017 View more

Brainstorming as a Game to Generate Ideas

In this article, I introduce some basic principles to effective brainstorming from the perspective that a brainstorming session can be run as a "game."

9:49pm on Tuesday 9th May 2017 View more

An Invisible Constraint

Don’t overlook the power of organizational culture. Here’s how to nurture a positive environment.

9:16pm on Monday 8th May 2017 View more

Playing the Right Leadership Role

It is not unusual for project leaders to fill a variety of leadership roles over the course of the many unique initiatives we take on.

3:25am on Monday 8th May 2017 View more

10 Important Soft Skills for a ScrumMaster Career

You'll need the following soft skills or qualities to make a successful transition to the ScrumMaster role.

10:19pm on Wednesday 10th May 2017 View more

How Effectively Do You Support Change?

Every individual in an organization has to deal with change at some point. Lately it seems that change is coming at us fast and furious! Your ability to support change within the organization is essential to being seen as a leader within the organization; someone who can adapt and is resilient. Supporting change means you see the positive side of change and help others to see the positive side of change too.

7:37am on Thursday 4th May 2017 View more

How can you get Team Members “up to speed” quickly?

The project you have been assigned has a short deadline. Given a recent increase in customer complaints over one of the company’s software products, you have been asked to take on a project to correct the problem with the product and release an updated version of the software.

2:10am on Wednesday 3rd May 2017 View more