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Listening to customers through different channels

Are you really listening to customers? The customer owns the conversation and ultimately decides when and how to they want to connect with you. Therefore, to stay competitive in the delivery of products and services organizations must provide every opportunity … Read More

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Project Management Quotes that Will Entertain You

Ask any project manager about their job, and they will most likely ramble on about how busy they are and the many responsibilities they need to stay abreast of. Project management is about mastering the art of getting things done. … Read More

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Building an agile team

Critical components of building an agile team Traditional methods of product management involve deliberate, planning and control methods where work is created and tasks are completed in disciplined sequential process that require a significant amount of initial planning. Agile development, … Read More

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Stakeholder Collaboration: Working With All Types of Users

How to collaborate with internal users, external partners and customers in OneDesk OneDesk allows you to collaborate with all stakeholders, whether they are internal colleagues, external business partners, contractors, and customers from anywhere in the world. To help you understand … Read More

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New product innovation books: Our picks

Alarming statistics about new product innovation New product innovation can be difficult. Consider these statistics from a recent study conducted by Nielsen; their research revealed that approximately “two out of every three products are destined to fail regardless of where … Read More

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Agile Adoption Statistics 2012

According to the 2012 CHAOS report, Agile succeeds three times more often than waterfall. Because the use of Agile methodologies helps companies work more efficiently and deliver winning results, Agile adoption is constantly increasing. There have been some significant increases … Read More

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Creating a project plan and schedule

Creating a project plan can be daunting and downright complicated. The task is amplified when you add multiple product releases and a million different resources to manage into the mix. It is a top priority for businesses to stay on … Read More

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Using Social Networks to Save the Day

Social networks can sometimes come in really handy. When people think about social networking, they tend to think about it’s use from two different points of views – from a “social” perspective, whereas the use of social networks is simply … Read More

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Product Management Events 2013

Whether you are new to the product management scene or are a seasoned professional, there is a product-focused event out there for you this year. Below is a list as well as direct links to some of the most popular … Read More

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Why Web 2.0 and Business Tools Are Better Than Email

If you learned that you no longer need to deal with email at work, how would you react? Ever since the CEO of French IT company Atos shocked the world by announcing that he wants to ban email within his … Read More