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Mastering Agile Project Management is a highly rated Udemy course under the business/project management category. It discusses one of the most important concepts that is significantly impacting the PM profession: agile project management. However, the extent of that impact is unclear because of much confusion. This on-demand course will help the student develop a new perspective regarding both traditional and Agile PM principles and practices.
Participants will understand how the two approaches can be complementary to each other. They will learn to develop an approach that blends the two principles and practices in the right proportion. It is a course that goes beyond basics that will help the students understand both PM practices in a deeper level. Video lectures, quizzes and case studies will equip them to apply the knowledge they will gain in a real-world situation. Read the Complete Article
Do you hate delegating work and prefer to multitask instead? You wouldn’t be alone if you do. Despite the creative and productive benefits of having good delegation skills, many managers still secretly believe they have to be some sort of superhuman, multitasking octopus.
If you really can’t stand the thought of sharing the workload, or just don’t have the resources around you to do it effectively, it’s a good idea to keep some low-cost, quick-win productivity hacks up your sleeve for when things get tough.
- Shared email – Shared inboxes and collaborative email could be the new way to regain your email productivity. If you find yourself passing on emails or endlessly cc’ing others in to do the work anyway, generic email inboxes could be for you. By allowing others to collaborate on conversations and automatically assigns generic email addresses to the company such as: admin@, contactus@ or sales@.
Doodle is an online scheduling service that is free and easy to use. Instead of sending several emails to every person that is being invited for a meeting or get-together until a tentative date is arrived at, and then calling each one for confirmation, users can now accomplish this in a few simple steps, taking only a total of two emails. It is the world’s leading online scheduling service that works with existing calendar apps and lets users upload their profiled schedule online for receiving meeting requests.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Simplified Scheduling – Doodle offers several online solutions that simplify the scheduling of meetings, events and appointments. It allows users to schedule an event for free, even without registering for an account, although the one-time registration is recommended.
Project Management: How to Become a Project Manager course is a popular English-language course from Udemy that reflects the great need for as well as the promise of a rewarding career of a project manager. A global economy that is now project-driven is requiring more skilled and qualified project professionals. However, project management is a discipline of principles, processes and best practices. Therefore, aspiring students need to learn management skills, leadership skills and other required skill sets.
This on-demand course provides individual participants a step-by-step training in order to become knowledgeable and skilled in delivering projects on time. Enrollment in the course provides lifetime access to the course content. It is also available in the iOS and Android platforms. A certificate of completion is presented to the student at the end of the course. Read the Complete Article
dapulse visual project management software has announced a set of new Board improvements and features to help its users work faster and be more focused on their projects. A more intuitive interface is providing better experience due to fewer clicks and smarter navigation. Also, a Zapier integration enables users to connect dapulse to more applications. All of these translate to a more capable and flexible project management solution that allows users to focus on the big picture without getting bogged down on specific technical details.
New Pinned Posts
dapulse project management software provides a visual place that connects everyone around a topic and it is called a Pulse. Inside every Pulse is a a collection of information, people, action items, images and posts regarding that topic. Now, users can turn any update into an important action item by pinning it. Read the Complete Article
Hidden Strengths: Unleashing the Crucial Leadership Skills You Already Have presents to readers a resource that when discovered and developed will help people become agile and adaptive, and propel them successfully forward in their career. The book defines strengths, weaknesses and middle skills, which are described as neither strengths nor weaknesses, and their usual ratio and proportions. The authors explain that relying too much on strengths can make people too rigid, while turning weaknesses to strengths will require too much energy without good results. It is in the middle skills the authors illustrate, which turns out to be in greater proportion than strengths and weaknesses combined, and its proper identification, assessment and development that the potential of people to gain new strengths and skills really depend on.
This first hardcover edition was recently published on May 18, 2015 by Berret-Koehler Publishers. Read the Complete Article
Ento is a web-based employee scheduling and workforce management software. It is an easy-to-use software for managers who need a flexible scheduling and attendance application. Companies who employ part-time or casual employees can have a difficult time organizing and managing shifts to make sure that there is always someone who will cover a shift and do the work. Posting a schedule of some sort on a board or even using a spreadsheet is a poor way to manage employee schedules or a business in general. Switching to a cloud employee scheduling software not only saves time but also allows for efficient resource management and schedule planning.
Features, Benefits, Product Strengths
- Employee Scheduling and Workforce Management – Ento web-based software enables users to spend less time scheduling employees with templates and drag-and drop technology.
Project management is becoming an essential skill for the modern day lawyer. With the pressures of meeting your billable hours, to preparing for court, attending client meetings whilst taking on new clients – you will undoubtedly feel inundated with the amount of work on your plate. As the average lawyer sees over 100 matters, project management is becoming an indispensable tool in the modern legal sphere, especially when more than one lawyer works on a case.
It is evident that project management skills have resounding benefits on yourself and your firm. Successful project management skills assist legal professionals to provide more reliable fee estimates, better matter management and in turn, will result in improved value to your clients and increased efficiency and profitability to your firm. This article aims to outline better project management tips for legal professionals who utilize this powerful tool to better manage their ever-growing plate of complex work. Read the Complete Article
Jixee is an online task and communication hub for developers. It is a simple issue tracking application that simplifies a development team’s workflow. Developers usually work in teams, sometimes co-located, sometimes geographically distributed. To build great software, they need to constantly communicate and collaborate. Of course, there are many collaboration and task management tools available, but the more simplified it is, the more developers can concentrate on their real job, and that is software development.
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- Simplified, Minimalist Design – Jixee issue tracking application is designed to be used within minutes by any development team. Combining simplicity with functionality resulted in an application that is lean and geared for productivity. Developers can focus on their work because the interface shows only the essentials: what has been planned, what is in progress, and what has been completed.
Distance learning solved issues when the source of information or education and the individual student or learner were separated by distance or time or both. In the past, correspondence courses were the solution for helping students learn new skills or upgrade their current education. When the Internet became more accessible, several kinds of e-learning also came about, such as web conferencing and instructor-led virtual training.
Many colleges and universities also offered open courses where anybody, and not necessarily regular campus students, can register and avail of a course at an affordable price, sometimes even for free. Massive Open Online Courses or MOOCs are courses that offer unlimited registration for students or participants delivered via an online platform such as Udemy.com.