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A Look into Program-level Kanban Design

Work Management for Teams

A Look into Program-level Kanban Design

Up until now, we’ve spent a lot of time looking at how a well-planned Kanban design can empower IT Operations, making it easier for team members to complete tasks within their agreed-upon timeframes. As such, Kanban has proven itself to be…
General Guidelines for Kanban Board Design

Work Management for Teams

General Guidelines for Kanban Board Design

By now, you’ve probably already heard how Kanban can transform the way IT Operations teams manage tasks. From delegating roles to prioritizing assignments, Kanban makes it easier for IT Operations to meet deadlines and deliver customer…
The Major Tenets to Designing a Basic Kanban System

Work Management for Teams

The Major Tenets to Designing a Basic Kanban System

In our last post, we mentioned there were four tenets needed when designing a basic Kanban system. We also touched on the first two tenets and how to apply them in IT Operations. For those who don’t remember, the four tenets of Kanban are: Making…
How to Do Kanban for IT Operations

Work Management for Teams

How to Do Kanban for IT Operations

Learning how to do Kanban can completely transform the way your organization manages tasks, especially for IT Operations teams which have to manage a steady stream of planned and unplanned work. That’s because Kanban makes it easier for IT…
How to Define IT Operations

Lean & Agile Delivery

How to Define IT Operations

Despite being one of the most important fields in large-scale organizations, it’s difficult to clearly define IT Operations with just a few words. Always walking the line between tech management and quality assurance, the IT Operations…
Portfolio and Resource Management Tips to Gift Your PMO This Holiday Season

Project Portfolio Management

Portfolio and Resource Management Tips to Gift Your PMO This Holiday Season

It’s the holiday season! This can mean one of two things. 1) You’ve already checked out and are in “vacation mode” or 2) you’re absolutely slammed with work that always appears right at this time of the year. Whether you have ample free time or…
3 Steps to Dominate Digital Disruption

Project Portfolio Management, Vision and Trends

3 Steps to Dominate Digital Disruption

Digital disruption is everywhere. It has infiltrated not only the ways in which people work, how organizations deliver products, and what is required to remain competitive in today’s market, but it has also vastly altered customer expectations…
4 Steps to Effectively Execute on Strategy [Webinar]

Project Portfolio Management

4 Steps to Effectively Execute on Strategy [Webinar]

According to Gartner, by 2021, 100% of ITPMOs that fail to shift focus toward speed of delivery will be disbanded. That’s a frightening reality, especially considering less than 1/3 of executives currently believe their organizations effectively…
Surviving the Zombie PMO Apocalypse

Project Portfolio Management

Surviving the Zombie PMO Apocalypse

The PMO is under fire … but why? Perhaps the business is evolving and the focus of the PMO has shifted. Is digital transformation and the need to drive growth strategies across the organization creating complexity? Can the PMO handle it, or is…
Project Management Software to Boost Your PMO into Hyper-Speed [Webinar]

Project Portfolio Management

Project Management Software to Boost Your PMO into Hyper-Speed [Webinar]

In the first workshop of this series, we covered how your organization’s current annual planning and demand management processes can act as starting points in your journey toward continuous planning. Part two allowed us to analyze how you…