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May 24, 2016
successful project management

Three Important Strategies That Will Lead to More Successful Project Management

Guest Blog Post By: Brooke Cade | Freelance Writer: Workfront   Project managers have the best of both worlds: they oversee the daily tasks of their team […]
May 10, 2016
what is project management

What is Project Management: Understanding Your Responsibilities

Modern organizations run on projects, but projects don’t just run successfully on their own. That’s why we have project managers. So what is project management? If […]
January 26, 2016
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The Role of Stakeholder Analysis in Project Success

Great performance by project team members is critical for project success, but just as important is the involvement and contributions of project stakeholders, those individuals or […]
December 29, 2015
project team project planning

These Are Not Your Dad’s Project Teams

When you think about what makes a project team effective, your mind will inevitably go to your own past experiences. Maybe you have a sports or […]
December 1, 2015
developing a project plan

How to Develop a Project Plan That’s Right for Your Next Project

The baseline. In project control, everything you do refers to it. It’s the expectation you’re setting with stakeholders. The main medium you have for communicating that […]
September 28, 2015
Non Functional Requirements

Functional and Non-Functional Requirements: A Primer

What does it do and how does it work? These two questions should be top of mind for every business analyst embarking on a new project. […]
June 19, 2015
business requirements document

Business Requirements: Documenting the Business Side of Projects

While many business projects are IT-related, more and more are being initiated and funded by lines of business, from marketing to finance and beyond. If you’ve […]
May 5, 2015
project charter

Why You Need a Project Charter—and Why You Don’t

Here’s a riddle for you: If a project goes ahead without a project charter, does it really exist? Before you answer, I should tell you, it’s […]
April 15, 2015
employee engagement

Employee Engagement – The Half Truth

Employee engagement is on everyone’s mind these days. Not only do we continue to see the dismal numbers reported again and again, more studies are revealing […]
March 24, 2015
project scope and quality

Project Scope and the Question of Quality

When the subject of project scope comes up, many people immediately think of the features and functions of a product or service, and maybe the results […]