The 3 Stages of Creative Project Management

A creative project is a process that starts with an idea and has many different stages. The stages of a creative project will vary, depending on the type of work being done. These 3 stages can be seen in almost every creative project: Concept, Vision, and Production. In the first stage, a concept of work Read More …

Should Marketers Seek PMP Certification?

Is there value from an organizational perspective for marketers to have PMP Certification? Marketing in recent years has become more process orientated, which has resulted in a greater emphasis on project management. I have found a lack of basic project skills such as scoping and risk management when working with marketers. However, I am not Read More …

Are you Evaluating and Monitoring your Data?

One of the few certainties in marketing is that there will be an increasing amount of data, information at our hands in the years to come. In fact, there has been so much of it that for the last ten years most of us don’t even know what to do with it all. We store Read More …

The Needed Mindset for DevOps

Shirly Ronen-Harel is an Agile and Lean Coach and author of two books, Agile Kids and The Coaching Booster. Shirly provides Agile and lean solutions using methods like Scrum, Kanban, Agile Testing, Agile product, DevOps , agile project management and such.  In the companies she works with, Shirly is an integral part of elevating organization productivity and their Read More …

Getting Started with DevOps

In next weeks Business901 Podcast, I was prepared for a technical discussion about DevOps, Scrum, and Kanban. Instead, I receive some of the best practical advice about getting started and working with people for any process. The excerpt below is just a small portion of what Shirley Ronen-Harel discussed in our conversation. Shirley is an Agile and Lean Read More …

Creating Organizational Frameworks

John Latham creates flexible frameworks that facilitate the process of reimagining, redesigning, and transforming organizations. Some of the frameworks such as the Design Framework for Organization Architects™ emerged from practice and later tested and refined. Others emerged from research and further developed in practice such as the CEO research that led to the Leadership Framework for Organization Architects™. These two award-winning, Read More …