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How to manage demand with Zapier

Managing the demand for internal and transformation projects is a complex and frustrating process for limited capacity work teams. The key to success is not to try to do everything, but to classify, prioritize and communicate with intelligence. In this article we teach how to simplify demand management using Zapier and ITM Platform.

The competencies of a portfolio manager

The soft skills of a portfolio manager are similar to those of a project manager, only that they become much more important in the total valuation of the profile. In this article we see that competencies are needed to improve as portfolio manager.

Control projects with your email with Teambot

ITM Platform launches Teambot for e-mail, the cousin of our Slack application. Now you will be able to consult all the information stored in ITM Platform via email. The best thing about Teambot is that any user can consult him, without needing any configuration!

Project management as a digital transformation tool

The current competitive context is always more crowded and tougher: there is a boom of very innovative start-ups which are a real headache regarding all kind of markets and which make new technologies a source of competitive advantages: this phenomenon is...

10 pieces of advice when presenting to your CEO

One of the most important things for a project manager is presenting their results to the board of directors: who have the power to decide the future of the enterprise. In addition, high level management already have a preconception of projects: that they...

Scaling agile to the enterprise in hybrid models

Agile is a flexible way of working in which an enterprise facilitates its people to work where, how, and when they want – with high resilience and fewer constraints – to boost up their performance and provide “best in class” value with customer compliance. Read more here…

Project’s success definition is broken

Project value has changed a lot over the past decades. In our parents’ generation, the idea of a project was linked to two professional profiles: architects and engineers. Where the architect combined artistic creativity and practicality, and the engineer due to his capacity of imposing his vision to nature, connecting long distances through bridges, roads, oil pipelines and great achievements such as the airplane and the television…

Negotiation: The Key to Being Successful in Project Management

In every career, there’s a range of qualities and personality traits that can make or break your success. Project management is no different—and there are certain characteristics that project managers need to have in order to meet proficiencies in various industries…

Discussing Project Value with Mats Malmstrom

As a warm-up to our upcoming webinar, we discuss with Mats Malmström the importance of project value and project culture, and how they sometimes get thrown in as an afterthought. Mats is owner of LYM Consulting and a multi-talented management consultant with more than 25 years of experience as executive sponsor, program and project manager…

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