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Project management

How to track real project’s performance? Use EVM (Earned Value Management)

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In this article I want to explain very interesting and useful tool, which helps you to assess the real performance of the project. It’s called EVM (earned value management). Though it looks a little bit difficult at the first glance, but I’m sure you’ll love it. Personally I like it, because it has math on the background, which for me means that it’s possible to calculate some KPIs rather than guessing them. Continue reading

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Project team management. Part 1 – Inspiration

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Let’s answer the one simple question «what is the most important part of the project management?» The question seems to be not so easy, doesn’t it? Well, let’s paraphrase it in the following way: «Who makes the project?» In this case the answers is pretty simple, because people accomplish tasks to make the project. That’s why my topic for today is the team management across the project.

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Insights from PMBOK

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I suppose you have heard such abbreviations as PMBOK and PMI, if you are interested in project management. Let’s discuss, what are they are, and try to outline, how they can help you. Myself I’ve just finished studying PMBOK and want to share with you my own opinion.
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What can you do with risks?

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Risks are essential part of each business, project and task. On the one hand if something goes wrong due to unexpected things, it’s bad. But usually it just outlines improper risk management. As people say “no risk, no fun”, so let’s explore what actually we can do with risks.
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Rolling waves planning

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I’m pretty sure that you were in situations where you have to make decisions without sufficient amount of information and just relaying on assumptions. Under such circumstances there is a quite big chance that your decision isn’t correct. What to do? We’ll discuss it in this article.

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Projects around us

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In this article I want to share some my ideas about project management and its application in life without relations to IT field. It might be surprising at a glance, but we are surrounded by projects. They may be different or similar, but approach to achieving the goals and meeting the requirements are the same. Let’s take closer look.

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