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Prioritizing projects based on organizational goals

Prioritizing projects and company goal alignment Your project management team is a critical piece of the product development puzzle. Therefore, organizations needs to have strategic processes in place for prioritizing projects. Successful project management depends on the project team’s ability … Read More

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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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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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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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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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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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Face to face versus online communication

Customers are the core of every product development process. We can sit here and write about the importance of customer service management until we are blue in the face, but nothing really drives the point home more than a real-life … Read More

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The role of mobile technology in project management

Last week, we participated in #PMChat a fast-paced discussion surrounding the burning issues and challenges in project management today. Many different topics surfaced and naturally, we did not have time to elaborate on all of them in tremendous detail. So … Read More

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Improving customer service: Making the connection

Improving customer service by linking it to product development In today’s dynamic and competitive markets, gaining deeper insight into customer problems, issues, and ideas are key factors in keeping businesses heads above the water. There is insurmountable evidence from case … Read More

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#PMChat: That’s a Wrap Folks!

#PMChat closes out Tools Month with OneDesk Hopefully you had the chance to tune in to blogtalkradio and chat along on Twitter with us today. We wer’e really pleased with the turn out and the great questions, and as a … Read More