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WordPress Bible is a guide for bloggers, WordPress developers and anyone seeking to maximise the use of online marketing and social media interaction. It contains comprehensive information which has been edited by one of the lead developers of the WordPress software and has been designed to help users master the world of blogging regardless of their present level of operation.
This second edition of WordPress Bible was published on April 12, 2011 by Wiley Publishers. It contains 744 pages and is published in English. With shipping weight of 2.4 pounds, it is available in both paperback and Kindle editions. The book is 1.5 inches thick and the front cover is red with black trimmings, and the words “WordPress” is printed in large white font to the top of the cover and “Bible” at the lower right corner in similar font, with the author’s name printed in the top right corner. Read the Complete Article
Customer relationship management (CRM) systems can be extremely useful to both small and large businesses where customer management is concerned. The system allows the company to better serve clients and customers, as well as potential clients/customers, by putting together information from different departments of the company and presenting them in a cohesive manner.
There are different kinds of CRM systems & software solutions available to companies. Here is a brief explanation of each.
This kind of CRM system focuses on using software applications which help incorporate the various sets of information available on each customer into one useful file. For example, it will bring together a client’s contact information, purchase history and any previous communication they have had with the company on one web page so that the employee can provide them with rapid service and response. Read the Complete Article
Business Analyst’s Mentor Book: With Best Practice Business Analysis Techniques is a very descriptive title of what the book is about. The title summarizes the content and gives the reader a clear idea of what is in store for them. People interested in pursuing a career in business analysis, in developing effective skills, and in applying proven techniques will find this book very educational and practical. The inclusion of real-life examples makes it easy to understand and apply, providing the answers to the usual questions that every business analyst has.
The paperback edition was self-published by the author in July 2013. It has 106 pages and is about 0.2 inch thick. The front cover has a white background. The title is placed at the upper part while the subtitle and the author’s name are in the lower part. Read the Complete Article
The Fourth edition of Project Management for Dummies is updated with latest information in the field of project management. As the communication media and other aspects of projects continue to change and improve, the book has been upgraded with sections which address these changes. It also includes new techniques to deal with common project management issues. Project Management for Dummies brings the techniques of project management to life for people who have not had any exposure to formal project management training. Through the use of simple language and appropriate examples, the book is an easy read and it allows for easy transfer of knowledge.
Project Management for Dummies, the fourth edition, was published by For Dummies on April 22, 2013 and contains 408 pages. It is published in English in both Kindle and paperback editions. Read the Complete Article
Working as a Project Manager means that you have to cover a lot of various aspects of the project and you will inevitably face quite many challenges. The most typical ones are how to plan the whole project in the right way; what team members to choose, who should perform this or that task and who will turn out to be more effective performing the obligations, how to estimate the costs of the project and to lead the project within the agreed sum; what can be done to complete the project in the scheduled time etc. We have enlisted only the most important issues of the project management work.
Top Project Management Challenges
Coming closer to the challenges of the project management occupation, it is worth speaking a bit more about planning and prioritizing that are considered to be the top preferences of the whole project running work. Read the Complete Article
Meetings can be something of a double-edged sword: you need to communicate in the room together, but the general nature of group communication can bore them out of paying attention. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be this way. You can build some specific habits that will not only make your meetings easier on everyone, but can make them more productive and valuable to the company.
Be on Time
As a child, you may have heard someone say to you, “Do as I say, not as I do.” Even if you didn’t experience this personally, you can probably already feel your respect fading for this imaginary person. A good leader does not ask his followers to go where he would not willingly go himself, so lead by example. If you want people to show up on time, then you need to be there before everyone. Read the Complete Article
More people are now pursuing professional certification for a number of reasons. The job market is very competitive. Employers are not only preferring but requiring candidates to be certified. This is because more businesses are consciously looking for realizable return on their investment. Delivering a project on time, within budget, at quality makes it closer to achieving its business goals, but still is not a guarantee. The changing business landscape, new disruptive technology, and more complex business processes create more challenges to the project manager. PM Training Online recognizes this, and has been providing professionals a way to maintain and enhance their career with quality products and effective training.
Project Management Training Online
PM Training Online has been providing online courses since 2006. As part of Pro Training Online and a Skillsoft business partner, it provides training resources that are affordable, convenient, and proven effective. Read the Complete Article
Agile project management software Targetprocess has recently launched Targetprocess 3 with a number of new features that put greater focus on different ways people can look at their work. This include visualizations for planning, progress tracking, viewing hierarchy, and managing backlogs with the flexibility that allows users to customize how they want to. Business and its processes continuously evolve. Targetprocess’s goal is to bring visibility into management, and so as a business tool, it also evolves and has become one of the most customizable PM tool.
Focused on Visibility and Flexibility
Since the start, Targetprocess has put emphasis on the ability of its software to bring information visualization and a degree of freedom for its users. As an agile project management software, it adapts to any process, whether Scrum, Kanban, or something unique to an organization. Read the Complete Article
Project management was a demanding job even decades ago. But it seems that nowadays as projects become more complex and teams more disperse (online environment’s fault), the project manager’s job is even more difficult. These changes in the working environment take their toll mostly on collaboration as a big aspect of project management. Making sure everyone is on the same page, and does the part required to complete the goal of the project will be the difference between success and failure. Following are a few tips to keep in mind in order to improve collaboration in your team.
Provide clear instructions
Providing clear instructions is of vital importance especially if the team is not located in a single location or communicates informally on daily basis. If instructions are not given personally and individually there is little too much freedom for personal interpretation and misunderstanding. Read the Complete Article
Business Analysis for Dummies is an easy to read, step-by-step guide for people who find they need to carry out a business analysis during their usual business activities. It covers the general principles and techniques of business analysis while providing guidance through the use of very practical examples. In the planning process users will find tools and tips to help them analyse their business activities, identify problems/opportunities and define what successful solutions should look like. It is reference material for those who wish to hone their skills in carrying out business analyses.
Publishers – For Dummies, published this first edition of ‘Business Analysis for Dummies’ on July 22, 2013. It has 384 pages and is available in both Kindle and paperback editions. Shipping weight is 1.2 pounds while it is 0.9 inch thick. Read the Complete Article