Category Archives: Project Management

Agility is a Short-Term Strategy. Anticipation Brings Exponential Change.

Daniel Burrus June 28, 2021 The coronavirus pandemic of 2020 affected how both individuals and organizations had to operate professionally like never before. Many workers went remote, while others were unfortunately laid off for the time being. Brick-and-mortar organizations had to close their doors with no real certainty as to when “business as usual” would … Continue reading Agility is a Short-Term Strategy. Anticipation Brings Exponential Change.

8 Ways to Keep a New Website Project On-Track

Amanda Stephens June 24, 2021 A new website is a powerful marketing tool. Keeping in mind up-to-date best practices in terms of conversion rate optimization (CRO), user experience (UX), and search engine optimization (SEO), you can launch a beautiful website that satisfies your audience and addresses your business priorities, whether that’s informational, leads, or sales. … Continue reading 8 Ways to Keep a New Website Project On-Track

When the Scrum Master Fails by Being Overly Protective — Making Your Scrum Work

Stefan Wolpers June 14, 2021 TL; DR: When Scrum Masters Fail — Making Your Scrum Work #13 There are plenty of failure possibilities with Scrum. Given that Scrum is a framework with a reasonable yet short “manual,” this effect should not surprise anyone. Scrum thrives when the Scrum teams are self-managing while Scrum Masters embrace … Continue reading When the Scrum Master Fails by Being Overly Protective — Making Your Scrum Work

3 Essential Agile Failure Patterns in 7:31 Minutes—Making Your Scrum Work

Stefan Wolpers June 9, 2021 TL; DR: Essential Agile Failure Patterns — When Noise Interferes with Signal There are plenty of failure possibilities with Scrum. Given that Scrum is a framework with a reasonable yet short “manual,” this effect should not surprise anyone. When Scrum becomes an element of an agile transformation, the following three … Continue reading 3 Essential Agile Failure Patterns in 7:31 Minutes—Making Your Scrum Work

The Single Biggest Mistake Organizations Make When Adopting Agile

Anthony Mersino June 10, 2021 I know what you are thinking, with so many ways that organizations can undermine their steps toward agility, how could you pick just one single biggest mistake? Well, I keep bumping into this mistake with organizations and increasingly I think it is the single biggest mistake. It is the quickest … Continue reading The Single Biggest Mistake Organizations Make When Adopting Agile

Virtual events, agile teams: Thursday’s daily brief

Plus, Salesforce’s ABM tools and Amobee’s new identity partner Henry Powderly on March 18, 2021 Marketing Land’s daily brief features daily insights, news, tips, and essential bits of wisdom for today’s digital marketer. If you would like to read this before the rest of the internet does, sign up here to get it delivered to … Continue reading Virtual events, agile teams: Thursday’s daily brief