Do I Have to Give Notice as a Project Management Contractor?

Another question that I was asked recently from a relatively new project management contractor (BTW we’re also getting a lot of people wanting to make the switch from permanent to contracting, wonder what’s in the water?). They are working on their first contract and the project is winding down. They want to move on rather … The post Do I Have to Give Notice as a Project Management Contractor? appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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How do you counteract scope creep?

I received an interesting invitation from @Deltek_UK. I replied that this deserved more than 140 characters on Twitter and I would write a blog about it. So here goes, the Rosenhead manifesto for counteracting scope creep: 1. Scope freeze – this is a simple process of having a rule; if you want to change the scope of a project then … Read More > Related Posts: Sometimes an idea is so simple you wonder why it is not… Does your client keep changing their mind? Shopping, it’s surely like a project? Different country, same project management issues What a great report – every company should read it

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Studying management online? Check out “Grace: A Video Search & Study Tool”

Studying management online? Check out “Grace: A Video Search & Study Tool”

Are you a self-directed learner trying to work with free online management courses? Then you know how easy it is to get lost among the zillions of videos, tutorials, etc. that are scattered all over the web. My latest post at my WORTH SHARING website  profiles “Grace… ,” a free Android app that will help you navigate the web’s confusion and create your own topic-based study guides, notes & video playlists. -> Go to  video tour of  “Grace – Learn What You Love.”

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Studying PM online? Check out “Grace: A Video Search & Study Tool”

Are you studying PM by searching for free online classes that suit your unique study goals? Then you need to know about  “ Grace – Learn What You Love .”  Below is my  brief video tour.   Grace is a free Android app for self-directed learners, available from the Google Play Store. It provides a powerful dashboard for navigating hundreds (thousands?) of online video sources (universities, online training providers, YouTube producers, etc.) according to your specific search terms. Grace allows you to: Consult Wikipedia while watching the video Make & save your own notes about each video Create custom-tailored channels & playlists of your own hand-picked videos from many divergent video sources such as universities, professional associations, corporations, etc. from all over the world. So… stop wasting time! Let Grace help you go directly to the best educational videos on any topic & create your own, custom-curated playlists of the best stuff from all over the world!  

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Cinco elementos a tomar en cuenta en el cierre del proyecto.

Cinco elementos a tomar en cuenta en el cierre del proyecto.

Veamos ahora una propuesta que surge del correo de Method 123 . Esta vez, nos recuerda cinco elementos a tomar en cuenta en el cierre del proyecto. Igual de importante que el arranque formal del proyecto, es poder cerrarlo con éxito. El valor de una terminación adecuada del proyecto es el aprovechamiento de la toda la información y la experiencia acumulada a lo largo del proyecto. Y esto es cierto tanto si el proyecto fue un éxito o no. Es recomendable pensar en las actividades que se deben realizar para cerrar adecuadamente el proyecto, desde el momento que está creando el cronograma.

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What Does a Project Support Officer Do?

What Does a Project Support Officer Do?

In a world where we talk about PMO and the roles that sit within the PMO (PMO Analyst, Co-ordinator etc) there is still a job title called Project Support Officer that exists. This title in the marketplace is aligned with that of Project Administrator or Project Co-ordinator. In other words the role is supporting projects … The post What Does a Project Support Officer Do? appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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