Did you know that you can gain development skills without spending a small fortune on a degree? Or that you can learn how to run an agile IT team before doing so at work? If you have goals to grow your project management career, there’s an option you might not think of at first. (more…)
You’ve finished the process of getting budget, shopping for, and buying project management software. After months (or more) of painstaking research, you sit down with a sigh of relief— and that’s when the real project management problems start. (more…)
Did you know there’s a world championship for Excel spreadsheets? In August 2017, a high school senior named John Dumoulin took top honors at the annual Excel division of the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship. That such a championship exists confirms how ubiquitous Excel is. But while it excels (sorry) at many distinct tasks, it’s far from ideal for project management. (more…)
It’s the most wonderful time of the year — or is it? Amidst the holiday haze of gifts and gatherings, it’s also when business leaders scramble to set their annual budgets.
The budgeting and forecasting process looks different depending on each business. But most businesses have one thing in common: They approach this process incorrectly.
“Productivity” is an inescapable buzzword in the business world. A quick Google search for this topic yields more than 200 million results from sources including TED and Harvard Business Review. This makes sense when you consider how much the business world has changed in recent years. (more…)