Rafael Jiménez

385 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Following | 46 Followers | @rafajimenezpe | Professional Project Manager. Please, visit my Project Management Café in http://projectmanagementcafe-rafajimenezpe.rhcloud.com/ and you can follow me on Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram and Google+.

How to Improve Your Collaborative Project Management

There are three main factors that determine the success of a new project or campaign:• Excellent <b>top-down and bottom-up communication</b>, so everyone is on …

Project Management

Leading a Megaproject? Three Things to Know First

You're about to close the deal on a megaproject with all the potential in the world and everyone involved is ready to sign on the dotted line and get …

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5 High-Demand Project Management Skills

What kind of project management skills does it take to be an effective leader? Keep reading to find out.

6 Signs You Need to Update Your Project Communication Plan

Your project communication plan provides direction for your team. If your project veers off course, it could be due to your communication plan. …

Is the Hybrid Methodology the Future of Project Management?

A more nuanced approach to agile and waterfall has started gaining traction. Once referred to as "structured agile," more practitioners are combining …

Project Management

What is a PMO and How Do You Know If You Need One?

If your technology department’s projects run behind schedule, over budget, or do not bring the value to the organization that was intended, you are …

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10 Steps to a Kickass Project Kickoff: A Checklist for Project Managers

With the start of fall and a new football season, we can’t help but notice the similarities between kicking off football and kicking off new …

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27 Ways to Refocus a Team

Last week it happened… I had a team that completely went off the deep end. I tried my normal ways to draw them back in and it didn’t work. They …

What the most common project management jargon actually mean (INFOGRAPHIC)

Just like any other discipline, project management has its own jargon and terminologies that you need to know. A standardized terminology helps …

How to Improve the Productivity of Your IT Team

<b>By Mauricio Prinzlau</b> | Follow on Twitter!<p>It’s a recognized fact, IT is an enabler for the contemporary enterprise. Every organization has an IT team …

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What’s difference between project management and change management?

Project management involves the use of people, processes and methodologies to plan, initiate, execute, monitor and close activities. It is designed …

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we help you deliver projects on budget

Whether it’s a few cents or a few million dollars, estimates claim that nearly 85% of all projects go over budget.<p>This can result from mismanagement …

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The risky side of project management

Risks are dependant on a multitude of things and serve as triggers. These dependencies help to identify and measure the impact of the risks; here are …

Do Portfolio Managers Underestimate Risk by Overanalyzing Data?

New research questions whether “smart” beta is always smart.<p>While new technologies and globalization have brought many changes to the practice of …

3 Best Project Management Tools You’ll Ever Need

There are two kinds of people in this world: the doers who get onboard to their daily productivity levels; and the slackers who somehow cannot figure …

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How companies limit project success

It always seems impossible until it's done – Nelson Mandela<p>Companies can limit project success and may not even know it. If they do, they tend to …

How to plan for your first project manager role

Increase your odds of a successful first project management role by planning for these basic components of a project.<p>A company created an analytics …

What’s trending in the IoT space

Bernard Moon Contributor<p>Bernard Moon is a co-founder and general partner at SparkLabs Global Ventures.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Fintech is playing the long game<br>• Qik Founder’s Story: Taking Mobile Video Out Of The Garage And Putting It Into The Hands Of Skype<p>Our team has been active as investors …

Here's Why Project Collaboration is Just as Important as Project Management

It's no secret that effective project management is one of the most important aspects of any successful business. Seeing a project through from …

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The cult of ITIL

ITIL is the major framework for IT Service Management.<p>It comprises 5 books of Shakespearian English flanked by huge amounts of models, figures and …

How to Build Good Relationships With Project Stakeholders

The project management industry has put a lot of focus in recent years on the importance of stakeholder relationships. Project management …

Project Management

When Your Business Needs New PM Software - business.com

If you're overwhelmed, overworked, and chaotic, you need help. Project management software can help you manage your time, and your workers.<p>Lately …

How to Improve Communication for Better Project Management

Communication can make or break a project. Here's how to make sure all the key players are always in the loop.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

5 dangers that comprise project management

As a leader in your workplace, it’s your duty to plan and organise resources, to stay within budget, to meet requirements of the business and to make …

The secrets behind hiring a great project manager

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8 essential ingredients for project success

No two projects are the same. But all successful projects share a similar set of processes and procedures, or methodology, for keeping on track and …

The Project Manager roadmap for 2016

I kept getting asked for my predictions for Project Management in 2016.<p>I always find thinking this way rather at odds with our world.<p>How many Project …

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6 tips to help managers build great teams

In sports, the team that wins the championship is often not the one with the most talent, but rather the team with great chemistry or an excellent …

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