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Feb
07
2018

So Many Projects, So Little Time: 5 Tips for Choosing Wisely

By Greg Cullison

Choosing which internal projects to focus efforts on may not seem like the most critical challenge in your organization, but getting it right can be a make-or-break opportunity.

How do you ensure that your next project supports your broader goals and pushes your organization forward? How do you prioritize your efforts to achieve the greatest impact?

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Jan
30
2018

How to Build a Kickass Operations Plan in 5 Easy Steps (And Why You Need One)

By April Resnick

Strategic planning: we've all done it, and we all know why it's important to outline your organization's strategy and establish a stable long-term vision. But the same teams who insist on strategic plans often miss the memo about operations plans.

What is an operations plan?

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May
03
2017

Houston We Have a Problem (But We Don't Know What It Is): How to Visualize Your Process

By Greg Cullison

Have you ever played Jenga? The game begins with a solidly stacked tower of blocks. Each player takes a turn at pulling a block from the stack and balancing it on top of the increasingly precarious tower until it becomes so unstable that it can no longer stand, and the whole thing comes tumbling down.

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Sep
14
2016

RACI to the Top: How to Guarantee Your Team Members Know Their Roles

By Violet Lynch

Working collaboratively with a team tends to improve results - but effectively delegating tasks and clarifying who is responsible for what is a common sticking point that can throw the whole thing off track. When responsibilities are unclear, efficiently completing an assignment or process is near impossible. While there are many different methods for assigning responsibilities, a RACI responsibility assignment matrix is a project management tool that can work wonders for any size team or cross-functional working group looking to increase organizational effectiveness. 

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Aug
31
2016

9 Steps to Get the Most Out of Your Company's Risk Analysis

By Violet Lynch

In today’s increasingly digitized world, information can be stored and shared more easily than ever before. While that guarantees us access to more resources than we could’ve ever dreamed of, it also means that same information (your company’s most valuable trade secrets, or the confidential information of your clients) is at risk of falling into the wrong hands.

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