In today’s new normal business environment, speed is a huge differentiator. So, why not strategize with your project team on how to incorporate speed? Here is how you can change the mindsets and leverage speed to accelerate the progress of your project teams and achieve not only quicker, but also higher quality results.
If you can`t convince the stakeholders in your company to go agile, approach the problem from the waste perspective: convincing them to eliminate the unnecessary process steps might be much easier. Here are the basic principles of how Lean could be used as a foundation for becoming agile - step by step and gradually, if the immediate change is out of question.
As we turn our thoughts to giving, we can feel the strain of our busy days preventing us from being more generous to others. As a project manager, how can you be generous, help your team and bring value to your entire organization while maintaining a sane work-life balance? Here`s a list of best practices you can incorporate into your day-to-day work.
Information technology drives the change in the economic growth as never before. As more and more skilled workers’ time is being freed up, the human capital should be used in more imaginative and productive ways. But what does the future of IT hold for our economy?
Before we can find the uncertanties that we need to manage, we need to understand what really matters. De Bono’s Six Value Medals offer an alternative view of what matters, ensuring you find risks that otherwise might have been overlooked. Here`s how you can use a Six Medals framework to identify risks that matter and make the right decisions for your business.
Scrum team members have always been arguing whether the Sprint Planning in SCRUM is wasting or saving their time. Explore the Sprint Planning best practices to ensure that analyzing selected user stories as well as their design, implementation, testing, deployment, etc. is a good investment of your time.
Developing new products is hard. One of the biggest challenges is to learn fast what works and what does not. This article describes how combining LeanStartup and Scrum allows product managers to tackle this challenge. It discusses how problem-solution fit and product-market fit are achieved, and how the product is then completed and launched.
An effective clickstream analysis system is often a strategic driver of higher revenue growth rates, lower churn, and better top line financial performance for SaaS, gaming, and online Commerce companies. Read this article to evaluate the potential of a clickstream analysis for your company and decide whether you need to implement it in the near future.
Cloud computing as a pay-for-use model offers enormous benefits, and a Public Cloud is known to be the most economically beneficial. However, when your network traffic and data are sharing the same physical infrastructure with hundreds of other organizations, your data security rightfully becomes the primary concern.
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