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How to Be on the Ball with Long-Term Planning and Current Fires

Running many project initiatives in parallel remains part of the C-level dilemma according to Wellingtone’s project management report. It’s becoming more difficult for executives to meet strategic goals. Heightened market volatility and rapid change make it difficult to assume what’s … Read More

project management trends and predictions in manufacturing 2018

Project Management Trends in Manufacturing for 2018

The Project Management Institute reports that organizations involved in manufacturing lose an average of 11.8% of the money invested in projects due to poor project performance, which is more than the global average of 9.9%. Manufacturing companies lose more money … Read More

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Top Takeaways from PMI’s 2018 Global Project Management Survey

This is the tenth year that PMI’s Pulse of the Profession has offered an overview of project management trends and classified what distinguishes project champions from underperformers. This year’s report indicates the top drivers of project success and clarifies what … Read More

Leading Management Principles of the Top World's Shipbuilders

Leading Management Principles of the World’s Top Shipbuilders

The State of Project Management 2018 survey by Wellingtone reveals a harsh truth — dissatisfaction with the current level of project management maturity in organizations all over the world is higher than a year ago. Nearly 56% of survey respondents … Read More

shipbuilding trends in 2018

Shipbuilding Trends in 2018 and How Project Managers Can Adapt

Shipbuilding is regarded as one of the slowest, most complex, and most unwieldy industries. At the moment, there are approximately 2,500 shipyards and maritime companies around the world involved in construction, modification, maintenance, and repair of yachts, military vessels, cruise liners, and … Read More

books for a digital project leader

5 New Books to Succeed as a Digital Project Manager

Even though project managers are expected to embrace new digital technologies, it’s unlikely that they’ll get much direction from leadership regarding tools and processes. To help you orient yourself better in the digital world and give you as much guidance … Read More

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What Nobody Tells You About Resource Management (But We Will)

22, March – Project managers and business thinkers who are interested in new project management trends and practices gathered at the Project Management in Practice conference in Ljubljana. One of the co-creators of Epicflow, Jan Willem Tromp, was honored to … Read More

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What the World’s Top Runners Can Teach You About Digitization

Digitization is the new black for business leaders. But once you’ve created a digital disruption strategy for your enterprise, be prepared for the ever-shifting scope of technologies. You’ll have to learn how to pace your workers in response to these … Read More

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7 Online Courses to Help You Embrace Digital Transformation

Digitalization is shaking every industry, disrupting traditional business management approaches. The skills we applied several years ago no longer prove efficient. A volume of work that took us months to accomplish can now be done at the swipe of a … Read More

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2018 Project Management Trends in Construction

Construction has long lagged behind manufacturing, retail, and agriculture by failing to embrace technological advances; a February report from the McKinsey Global Institute confirms this. The Economist has also observed that “the [construction] industry has become less capital-intensive, with workers … Read More