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Project Management

Strong project management isn’t just about getting things done. It is also about HOW you do it.

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Here we have collected 33 great manager quotes that will help you to stay positive and focussed.

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Here’s a typical situation during a meeting: you are trying to figure out why the project is not progressing and it turns out that James did not do a task since he was waiting for Mike to finish something.

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A free project proposal template and samples in an easily digestible format!

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What are the Project Objectives? Are they different from Project Goals? How to write them? Is it really important to write them?

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A free project brief samples and templates in an easily digestible format!

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Free resume samples, job description templates, frequently used tools, and career advice.

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In this article we’d like to talk about smart and efficient task assignment. It doesn’t seem like a complicated thing to do but the importance of it both for managers and project teams is hard to be underestimated.

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I stayed in the office till late to sort out some things before an important event. I was about to close the office but apparently I was not the last one. Shawn, our developer, was absorbed in his work and didn’t seem like going home anytime soon.

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In Ancient Greece, a messenger who brought bad news had a chance to end up owning a one-way ticket to the underworld. Or simply saying killed.

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A couple of days ago we decided to make some changes to the sign up form on our website. The task wasn’t that complicated, so there were only a few people involved. After the designer finished his part of the task, it was the programmer who had to take over and then pass the task forward.

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Do you ever have a feeling that you’ve spent the entire day sorting out other people’s problems? Have you ever asked yourself the question ‘Why is it that I’m running out of time while my subordinates are running out of work?’

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Waiting until the end of the project to see its results and success? Or a failure? There’s no need to. Just “bake” it slowly.

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Stress and overwhelm, a gazillion of tasks and, at the end of the day, feeling like you didn’t accomplish much. Sounds familiar?

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Knowing how to create a to-do list or prioritize tasks still doesn’t guarantee work to be done. A task can still sit there for hours and even days annoying you by popping up here and there causing self-blame and frustration.

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I recently discovered that certain TV shows can teach us more, especially about teamwork, than business literature or professional seminars can. Yeah, even a show like Stranger Things.

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What is a Workflow

For someone who is just getting familiar with project management, “workflow” might seem like another corporate buzzword. But in fact, it is a great way to get your productivity in order. Workflows enable business owners to measure and predict results, improve responsibilities and, eventually, increase profits. Let’s see how it works.

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