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Effective communication plan

As the project manager, it is important to develop a communication plan for the duration of your project. Good communication helps your project run smoothly, leads to better outcomes, and supports a healthy team culture. You can use these four tips to foster effective communication within your team: Graphic of four tips for effective communication […]

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Understanding Dependency in Project management

   Dependencies are a relationship between two project tasks in which the completion or the initiation of one is reliant on the completion or initiation of the other. Let’s explore four common types of dependencies: Finish to Start (FS) In this type of relationship between two tasks, Task A must be completed before Task B […]

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Risk management

Risk management is the process of identifying and evaluating potential risks and issues that could impact your project. Risk management is an ongoing practice throughout the life cycle of your project. It typically involves some variation of these five steps: Identify the risk. Analyze the risk. Evaluate the risk. Treat the risk.  Monitor and control […]

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Culture relevance for Project managers

Understanding the company’s culture can help you navigate your team through a project. Consider this quote from Peter Drucker, an expert on management: ”Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” Drucker is implying that the culture of a company always influences its success, regardless of how effective the company’s business model may be. Organizational culture is critical […]