In My Judgment – The BA & PM Require Different Skills

Are you annoyed that the same person wears both the PM and the BA hat? Learn how Haydn and Bob feel about the BA and PM role in this episode of Buy Cialis Soft Over The Counter In My Judgment.

Project Manager vs Business Analyst

Do BAs and PMs use the same skill?

Is your organization old school or are they looking to go beyond the latest PMBOK Guide®? Do your BAs and PMs have the same skills, share your thoughts with and leave a comment in our LinkedIn group.

In My Judgment – Know your Stakeholders

Building on the BA/PM toolkit.

 

 

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Know Your Stakeholder

Do you know all your stakeholders? Do you have an easy way of identifying all the stakeholders impacted or affected by your projects? In this episode of buy Cialis Soft 20 mg UK In my Judgment, Bob and Haydn add to the toolkit from other podcasts and share the key to identifying and managing stakeholders.

 

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In My Judgment – Improv for PMs & BAs

Are you using all the tools you can?

 

 

Improv for PMs and BAsWhen was the last time you were in the hallway and your sponsor or stakeholder asked you a question about the project? Were you ready with all the answers? Did you know what you wanted to say? How confident were you that what you shared was correct?

Listen in to this week’s episode of In My Judgement to learn about a tool that all BAs and PMs need to be using. Learn a rule or two that can help you and your project team.

For more helpful hints check out the “PM Super Hero“ post to learn how to keep a project notebook and combine it with improv for greater effectiveness.

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In My Judgement – Subject Matter Expertise

In this issue of In My Judgement, Bob and Haydn debate if you really need subject matter expertise to manage a project effectively.

 

 

Project Manager Expert

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Do you think you need to have domain expertise or can you manage any project if you have managed a project before? This is not a new debate and it is not one that is going to end anytime soon. Listen in to find out what the hosts think about this topic. Find out if they have a solution to make you more effective as a project manager, no matter what industry you have worked in.

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In My Judgement – What is Team Building, Really

Have you ever gone too far with your team building?

 

 

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Building a Team

Listen in and find out what Haydn and Bob think of team building for your projects. Tell us if you have ever gone too far with your team building. Or if you know of any managers that just don’t get it. Are they effective leaders or is it inappropriate? Let us… know by sending an @ reply to us on Twitter. Or join our LinkedIn group and share your thoughts with our community.

 

In My Judgement – BA reports to who?

So what is the role of the Project Manager and the Business Analyst?

BA reports to the stakeholder of the PM

Who should the BA report to?

In this latest episode of In My Judgement Bob and Haydn discuss where the Business Analyst (BA) should report. Tell us what you think, is it better for the BA to report to the PM or to the project sponsor?

Tell us what you think, who should the BA report to? Share your thoughts in our LinkedIn group.

In My Judgement Episode – Selling Project Benefits

As a PM can you go overboard selling the benefits of a project?

 

Communicating benefits

What does washing your hands have to do with benefits?

 

When working with a project team and the project sponsor how are you communicating the benefits? Are you using the right language or are you communicating the wrong message about the benefits? Tell us your thoughts by sending us a reply on Twitter.

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In My Judgement Episode #3 – Agile Documentation

So how big does an agile document need to be? Do we need more discipline when it comes to agile projects?

Documentation-Team

Team working on creating agile documents

In this episode of In My Judgement Bob McGannon and Haydn Thomas share their thoughts on the agile document. Listen and tell us what you think.

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In My Judgement Episode #2

When it comes to creating a project charter do you ever wonder why you are creating this document and the benefits behind the document.

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Who really creates the charter

In this episode of In My Judgement Bob and Haydn discuss the benefits of who should create the document and why. Listen and let us know what you think of the project charter, is it needed or redundant?

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