Project Management

Why Designers Are Reviving This 30-Year-Old Japanese Productivity Theory

Toyota’s 5S principles, which ushered in lean manufacturing in the 1980s, are experiencing a renaissance.<p>Decades before Marie Kondo became the go-to Japanese organizational guru—transforming her name into a verb and selling more than 6 million copies of her book, <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying</i> …

Lean Manufacturing

Forecast: 8 New Ideas for Summer Events

From graphic rental items in Miami to inventive banana pudding treats in New Jersey, here's a look at the latest new products, ideas, and trends from …

Event Planning

6 Tips for Keeping a Strong Bond with Your Virtual Employees

Whether your remote employee is working from a different room, city or country, here's how to make sure they're focused, comfortable and on track.<p>Anyone who is in business today knows about the growing prevalence of virtual workers. From small startups to large corporations, employers across the …

Management

Organizational Solutions

Agile champions and managers of coaches and ScrumMasters often wonder how we can help them out. Agile coaching capability development and …

Leadership

The Best Leaders Delegate to an Assistant by Avoiding These 3 Pitfalls

Teamwork is the cornerstone of every successful business, but achieving team cohesivity can be a challenge. Leaders, managers, and business founders …

Leadership

4 of the biggest IT project stressors and how to fix them

Here's how to deal with four situations most likely to create sleepless nights and frazzled nerves for project leaders.<p>Some of the biggest IT project …

Management

Why This Expo's Layout Was Inspired by Casinos

CNP Expo<p>Audiovisual Production PSAV Presentation Services<br>• Catering, Venue Rosen Shingle Creek<br>• Lead Retrieval, Registration CompuSystems<br>• Mobile Event App …

Event Planning

Six Keys to Successful Change Management

Lifting All Leaders<br>May 25, 2017 | Volume <b>12</b> | Issue <b>18</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Six Keys to Successful Change Management<p>Pete Just<p>During the annual …

K-12

How New York City's Parks Set the Scene for This Year's Robin Hood Gala

Robin Hood Benefit<p>Catering Union Square Events<br>• Catering (Crew) Whose Catering<br>• Choreography Sarah O'Gleby<br>• Decor, Design David Stark Design and …

Event Planning

May 25, 2017: SXSW to Expand to Europe With Spin-Off Conference, Pop-Up Magazine Is Turning Sponsor Ads Into Experiences, Higher Ticket Prices Give Broadway a Boost

<b>1. SXSW TO EXPAND TO EUROPE WITH SPIN-OFF CONFERENCE:</b> South by Southwest will bring a spin-off event called the Me Convention to Frankfurt, Germany, …

Event Planning

Streamline Business Operations With These 6 Tools

Finding the right tools for your business can be an overwhelming process. Here's a look at six technologies that can help.<p>New technologies for business operations pop up so fast, it's difficult to separate the products with serious value and staying power from those likely to burn out in a matter …

Management

Reminder: Save 96% On The Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Training

Just a quick reminder for our readers that you can still save 96% on the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Training in the Geeky …

Management

Gamifying Project Planning

The challenge of being creative in a non-profit environment is that you have big ideas, but few resources. So if you have a great idea for a new …

to-do list

Innovative Information Management by design

Innovative Information Management by designElectronic document and records management systems (EDRMS) have been implemented over the last 20+ years …

Management

Business Power Tools: Mavenlink's CEO Shares His Favorite Tech

Business Power Tools: Mavenlink's CEO Shares His Favorite Tech<p>Read on to learn how the CEO of this project management tech startup manages more than …

Google Hangout

How to Find Bottlenecks in Your Talent Acquisition Process

Being able to deal with constraints is an important part of business. Constraints are stages of a process that causes the entire process to slow …

Human Resources

4 ways to energize yourself at mid-year

The halfway point of the year can be challenging: we're tired, overburdened, and feel like there's still a long slog ahead. Here's how to energize …

Tech Industry

Level up game dev with one platform for all stakeholders

<i>Presented by Assembla</i><p>Collaboration is taking over game development. As studios become increasingly global and start adopting agile project frameworks, silos are breaking down, connectivity is increasing, and teamwork becomes the gateway to games shipped intact, on time, and without the bugs that …

Game Development

May 24, 2017: Super Bowl LV Moved From Los Angeles to Tampa, Amazon Launches Etsy Competitor for Weddings, How Brands and Tourism Bureaus Are Promoting U.S. Travel After Trump Ban

<b>1. SUPER BOWL LV MOVED FROM LOS ANGELES TO TAMPA:</b> Super Bowl LV in 2021 has been moved from Los Angeles to Tampa due to delays in construction of a …

Event Planning

Australian companies reveal why they are going Agile

The national event for Australia’s Agile community will this year reveal how Australian companies are embracing Agile methodologies to build …

Australia

See This Gala's Interactive Musical Centerpieces

NEW YORK While there are many alternatives to traditional floral centerpieces, the decor is rarely created to provide an interactive element for …

Event Planning

How Fujifilm Turned an Event Into One Massive Photo Booth

Fujifilm's Square Wonderland<p>Catering Canard Inc.<br>• Cocktails Muddling Memories<br>• DJ DJ D-Nice<br>• Experiential Activation & Technical Production ATD Productions …

Event Planning

Tackle more than 100 project management courses - for under $40

Project management is a field with nearly as many methods for completing a project as there are projects themselves. So if you’re looking to jump into the arena and become a highly sought after (and highly paid) project manager, it pays to know all the different approaches you can take to get a …

Management

6 free and feature-filled open source project management tools

Whether you own a small business or you’re just starting one, every dollar counts; finding free software to help you manage, communicate, collaborate …

Management

How To Make A Career Pivot Without Taking A Step Back

, Women@Forbes<p>The Girls’ Lounge @ Oracle’s Modern Customer Experience 2017<p>One of the most frequent questions I get has to do with how I made such a big career pivot. I went from leading global innovation at a large research company to launching a startup that’s in the business of gender equality. …

Event Planning

Five ERP systems compared

Choosing the right enterprise resource planning (ERP) system for your business can be quite a task. Are you looking for an all-rounder, one that's …

Microsoft Dynamics

How to Involve Employees in Process Improvements

Is it a struggle to get your staff involved in process improvement initiatives?<p>If so, you’re not alone. Businesses in virtually every industry …

Management

Did you know that Project Management can change the world?

<b>Business leaders:</b> Have you ever wondered the real value of the Project<p>Management profession?<p><b>Project managers:</b> Are you a project manager who knows …

Management

Starter Guide: Apps & Tools for Businesses on a Shoestring Budget

Having worked with many entrepreneurs and startups over the years, I’ve heard about all sorts of apps, tips and tools across just about every …

Small Business

Challenges faced by a modern day employee at workplace (Part 1)

Being a manager, I’ve been fortunate enough to work with some great teams. I love to manage them, work with them and inspire them to achieve more in …

Management