Popular Project Management Blog Posts From The Last 7 Days

Popular Project Management Blog Posts

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The most popular project management blog posts from the last seven days. Over the last week these are the most popular project management blog posts that people have been visiting from projectnewstoday.com

Glen B. Alleman

There is a popular notion that project and program overruns come from some core unprofessional behaviour of those involved in constructing the estimate. That there is some basic malfeasance afoot in the cost and schedule business. This conjecture usually comes from those on the outside (far outside) looking in. An…



This article is inspired by the book: “Grateful Leadership using the Power of Acknowledgement” by Judith W. Umlas. The concept of Grateful Leadership is as profound as the concept of the leadership style Servant Leadership, dating from the 1960’s, has been. This is a model that came after…


Shim Marom

Any good business manager knows that the secret to success is a team that is focused, positive and productive.  But it is important to understand that productivity doesn’t come automatically with long hours spent at the office or sitting at a desk.  In fact, employees can sit at a…


Ron Rosenhead

I am indebted to Thomas Kennedy (@ThePMCoach) who tweeted: “Project happen in two ways: Planned and then executed or Executed, stopped, planned and then executed” I looked at this and thought; Thomas, good stuff however what about all the other (many many options)? Here are some more: Planned, executed, risk…


Bill Krebs

Distributed agile teams have to overcome distance and time to achieve what Alistair Cockburn describes as “osmotic communication” — tacit knowledge and spontaneous discussion. Speakers at an October 2012 summit on distributed agile teams offered six tips for improving high-bandwidth communication: 1. Make a Time Zone Table. You may know…


These are great project management blogs that are worth reading. What other good project management blogs did you read over the past 7 days?