We hear a lot about how strong communication and collaboration are key to a successful project. We spend a lot of time focusing on stand-up meetings and pair programming, but there are other very effective means of keeping the team on the same page that not only avoid daily interruptions but also provide long-term benefit.
Jim McCarthy describes in detail the Core Protocols which any software development project team can use to attain alignment and maximize group agility. Learn first hand the promise and application of these tools to their everyday life as a project manager, weather you are Agile, Scrum or PMI.
This video explains how status reports can help your team accomplish more. Cut your status meeting times down by at least half, manage by exception and stop items from falling through the cracks.
This video discusses the techniques that project managers could use to influence project sponsors, stakeholders and team members. Watch this video on 4pm.com
Communication is hard. No doubt about it. Many of us, being geeks at heart, have an inherently difficult time communicating with people. Why is it that if we look around, it seems that all we see is incompetence? Why is it that we struggle to get our point across? Why do customers and bosses always […]