Popular Project Management Blog Posts From 22 – 28 November 2013

The most popular project management blog posts from the last seven days 22 to 28 November 2013. Over the last week these are the most popular project management blog posts that people have been visiting from projectnewstoday.com Popular Project Management Blogs Nov134

How much will it cost and when will I get it?

Here is an excerpt from an email I received from a nice chap recently: Finally I took the time to read all your posts on #NoEstimates and I must say it was really good One thing that I didn’t understand was how you handle the start of project with no […]

Mon, Nov 25, 2013
Neil Killick

ISO 21500: Angel Berniz explains the impact on project managers

Angel Berniz Angel Berniz, Director of ProjectManagers.org, is speaking at Nordic Project Zone later this month. He’s talking about ISO 21500, the new project management standard. I caught up with him to find out why this new standard is important and how it will impact project managers. Angel, tell me why the […]

Fri, Nov 22, 2013
Elizabeth Harrin

The PMO – What’s the right level of Authority?

In the article The PMO – What is this? we began to explore the PMO function, giving an initial overview, explaining what PMO types exist and listing their area of focus. In this article I’d like to give you an overview of one of the most important prerequisites while setting up […]

Sun, Nov 24, 2013
Saverio Losito

The four faces of risk

When you say “risk management” to most PMs, what jumps to mind is the quite orthodox conception of risk as the duality of an uncertain future event and the probability of that event happening. Around these two ideas — impact and frequency — we’ve discussed in this blog and elsewhere […]

Mon, Nov 25, 2013
John Goodpasture

Periodic Table of Project Elements

For many years I have talked about the components of project management as being like elements. Each has its own essential, indivisible nature, and you can combine them to form useful compounds – I will develop that thought in the … → […]

Tue, Nov 26, 2013
Mike Clayton

Why do I need a separate company identity?

A recent post-workshop discussion with a delegate from our LinkedIn and CV workshops raised the question of having a separate company profile for a freelance Project Manager.At the time I offered an answer but did not feel satisfied that I had provided a sufficiently convincing argument. To explain further we were […]

Mon, Nov 25, 2013
Arras People

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