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3 Secrets to Perfecting a Project Portfolio Management Strategy

portfolio management

Considering how unclear goals, weak ownership and operational inefficiencies challenge the status quo, bridging the gap between strategy and implementation is on every project portfolio manager’s mind. Given how project delivery hinges on competent staff producing the exact deliverables requested for, it comes as second nature to seasoned project managers …

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A bitesize guide to KPIs for a project

tracking project resources and KPIs for a project

KPIs, or Key Performance Indicators, are the clearly outlined measures that are vital when it comes to tracking the path of progress towards the defined goals of a project. They are also an essential tool in helping project managers to understand how the members of their team, or the team …

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IT Recruitment – Passion, Privilege or Pain?

IT Recruitment

“If you can win the war in talent, everything else changes,” so said SendGrid CEO Sameer Dholakia describing how he believes “recruiting is a mission-critical function” for a business, not a task that you should crowbar into your busy day after all your other tasks have been crossed off your …

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IT Projects. Do We Actually Ever Learn Lessons Learnt?

IT & Project Management

Originally published on CIO.com We record ‘lessons learnt’ as part of the project management process but do we actually learn from them? Recent experience and the number of projects that fail to deliver suggest we could probably all do better at learning from lessons learnt. It is worth considering this …

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31 ways you can improve your business

use a project management tool

It does not matter what sort of business you run, whether it is a coffee shop or a financial services firm, you are always going to be on the lookout to achieve more. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the many different ways that you can better …

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