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Project management blogs [closed]

Blogs related to project management.
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How do I discover the features of a product that are most valued by customers? [closed]

What tools or frameworks exist to identify which features of a product would add the most value to a customer?
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What size of the IT project that should have IT Project Manager?

IT PM to be assigned that I mean is 100% IT PM (as a job), not just a role. Could you please share how large or what size of the projects (e.g. project is long more than 3 months ect.) should have IT ...
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Who are the top thought leaders in the project management space? Why? [closed]

Please include links to their blogs, books, or articles, if possible.
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What are some indicators that a project may require a Real project manager?

I've worked on many teams, medium size (20+ developers) and smaller, and for the most part the project lead managed the project in terms of projections, collecting and reporting tasks and status ...
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3answers
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Managing Product Releases

I work as a Product Manager in a company focused on GIS Products. Our software development team works on both internal products and clients projects using agile methodologies. I'm having trouble ...
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Project management Laws

I'd like some web or list of well-known laws of project management. Examples: Pareto Principle, Law of 90%, Parkinson Law, etc. Some days ago I read about one that say something like: "If you study ...
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How do you measure work coordination and follow ups with internal teams, customers, and project managers

How do you measure work coordination and follow ups with internal teams, customers, and project managers? Work coordination is when you are coordinating the tasks so a deliverable is met. Follow up ...
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What is your list of fundamental practices that you use to make your project and organization successful?

I just sat through Chet Richard's keynote talk at the Lean Software and Systems conference here in Long Beach. He asked us to build our own list of fundamental practices that we should become great ...
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Good project management cheat sheet [closed]

I see various ones on the web (such at this one), but not being a project manager, I can't really tell which ones are good. I'm looking for a checklist of things to do and important terms; ...
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Mindmaps for project management [closed]

What are some practical, everyday uses for mindmaps for project managers? Please don't reply with a list of what could be done with them, but what you really use them for. Why a mindmap? Why does it ...
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How to create a Project Management Community of Practice in an organisation?

Our organization needs to start a Community of Practice or a Center of Excellence around project management. What would be the steps to implement this? Our organization won't be able to successfully ...
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2answers
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Porter: five forces and value chain combination

Is it possible and useful to combine Porter's five forces model with his value chain model? Or is it not useful to combine these two? I want to have a basis to analyze a fictional Mergers & ...
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Project Charter, PID, SoW, Project Proposal - different names for the same thing?

This is a basic question that was asked on another site (a precursor to this site) but that seemed to be very helpful to visitors. Let me know if you find it useful. When initiating a projects there ...
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Where do you volunteer as a project manager? [closed]

What are the most effective/interesting places to volunteer, in the industry of project management?
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What are the biggest mistakes that new project managers make?

Getting started in the role of project manager is not always easy. Are there some common mistakes that you see newer project managers making that can be avoided (e.g. trying to take on too much ...
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4answers
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What are the most common problems that you find in your lessons learned sessions?

In most projects you have some sort of lessons learned session. These sessions are both needed and painful to go through. For experience Project Managers, I am curious to know if you find yourself ...