Why Projects Fail: A Dilbert Cartoon

Understanding why projects fail Why do projects fail? The majority of the time, projects fail because of unclear processes, or strategies or perhaps it can be due to poor scheduling and cost management. By definition, A project is said to … Read More

Save Projects by Being Open and Adaptable

Save Projects by Being Open and Adaptable Knowing how to save projects when they are in trouble can be a useful skill. However, many project managers only learn how save projects on-the-spot, when they find themselves in a situation where … Read More

Management and Leadership Quotes

Our Top 10 Management and Leadership Quotes Management and leadership quotes can be used to inspire, educate and motivate others. Here are 10 management and leadership quotes to help you take charge of your day: 1. Leadership is influence. -John C. … Read More

Similar Idea Recognition with OneDesk

We often get asked by our customers whether OneDesk allows users to recognize similar ideas as it would help avoid duplicates and increase productivity by keeping similar ideas grouped together. There are several ways in which you can recognize similar … Read More

Project issue tracking with OneDesk

Project issue tracking and task management: A combined view What makes OneDesk stand out from all the other issue reporting and task management applications out there, is the ability for project teams to optionally view all of their assigned issues … Read More

The Product Owner Is Your Best Customer, a PM Learns

Project Management Lesson Learned: The Product Owner Is Your Best Customer In Scrum, the product owner is responsible for writing customer-centric user stories, and other items, prioritizing them, and making sure they get added to the backlog. It’s important for … Read More

Product backlogs: Take action on feedback

Managing product backlogs can be a challenge Product backlogs. Every product manager is faced with them at some point in the product development process. As we know, product management is more than just creating and managing product backlogs. Often a … Read More

Customer Service Quotes: Our Top 15

We’ve said it across our blogs, in our demos, and during our webinars – great customer service is the key to a successful business. As the business world becomes more and more competitive, there is no excuse to not deliver … Read More

Requirements Engineering Conferences 2014

Upcoming Requirements Engineering Conferences Requirements engineering events are hard to find. There are only a handful of events that take place every year. Here is a list of future requirements engineering conferences happening all around the world: 1. The 22nd … Read More

Handling Stress: A Lesson for Project Managers

All project managers undoubtedly go through stressful projects. Thus, it is always good to know when things are getting out of hand, and what you can do to eliminate unnecessary stress. Soma Bhattacharya is an Agile Transformation Consultant at Xebia … Read More