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What is an Assumptions Log? | Video

What is an Assumptions Log?

You won’t be able to proceed very far on your project, without making assumptions. So, what is an Assumptions Log?

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Project Resource Management: A Comprehensive Guide [Part 1]

Project Resource Management - A Comprehensive Guide

Nothing gets done unless people do it. And people need tools, materials, and a place to work. So, Project Resource Management is an essential skill set.

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What is Voice of the Customer (VOC)? | Video

What is the Voice of the Customer (VOC)?

How do you know what your users, customers, and stakeholders want? You need to listen to their voices. So, what is the Voice of the Customer?

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12 Simple Tips that will Give You Amazing Professional Presence

12 Simple Tips that will Give You Amazing Professional Presence

Do people notice you when you’re in the room? Do you get the attention you need – and for the right reasons? This is the phenomenon of presence.

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What is Project Integration? | Video

What is Project Integration?

Projects have a lot of processes, tools, and methods. One thing allows a project manager to hold them all together. So, what is Project Integration?

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Ethics: What’s the Code of Conduct for Project Managers?

Ethics - What's the Code of Conduct for Project Managers?

Ethics may seem like a dry subject from an ancient branch of philosophy. But a code of conduct is absolutely vital to your life as a Project Manager.

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What is a Variation Order (VO)? | Video

What is a Variation Order?

When your project needs to change, so may your contracts. So, what is a Variation Order?

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Mentoring Skills: How to Mentor a More Junior Project Manager

Mentoring Skills: How to Mentor a More Junior Project Manager

In last week’s article, Elizabeth Harrin looked at mentoring from the point of view of finding yourself a mentor. This week, we see it from another angle.

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What is a Work Package? | Video

What is a Work Package?

Controlling who does what is a vital part of managing your project. So, what is a Work Package?

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What is Issue Management? | Video

What is Issue Management?

Issues arise all the time on projects. So, what is Issue Management?

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