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How to Overcome 3 Major Challenges in Managing Multiple Projects

During our doctoral research on multi-project management, my colleague Albert Ponsteen and I accumulated data from over 4,000 business owners, CEOs, and project managers. We focused on multi-project environments, where several projects run simultaneously and have a shared pool of … Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Why Your Team Will Fall in Love with Epicflow Project Management Software

Epicflow simplifies more than just multi-project planning. It is also a digital magician that brings peace to the workplace by preventing stress, improving job satisfaction, and increasing job autonomy. … Read More

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Meet Epicflow at the PM Conference in Slovenia

Jan Willem Tromp, one of the co-owners of Epicflow, is thrilled to give a keynote about the complexity of managing multi-project environments and multi-teaming at the Project Management in Practice conference on 22 March 2018 in Ljubljana, Slovenia at the … Read More

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Our Top 10 Articles of 2017 for True Project Leaders

Feedspot has selected the Epicflow blog as one of the Top 50 Management Consulting Blogs on the web. It was also added to the PM World Library in 2017. We keep preparing exclusive content to help you lead and perform … Read More

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The Final Word in the Gantt Chart Polemic

Do you know what Abraham Lincoln used to say about planning? “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” Planning is and will always be vital to reach desired … Read More