Agile

Materials about Agile project management methodology, its comparison with other methodologies. Pros and cons of Agile, key advantages. Trends, implementation, and cases.

Agile: It’s Not Just for Software Developers Anymore

Agile is a huge buzzword in software development. Other terms include “Scrum,” sprint, iteration, stand-up meetings, project charter, etc. While non-software development enterprises may not be using these terms, they have incorporated many of the basics of agile (read more on why choose Agile) in their own project management. In fact, many of the techniques…

James Scott
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March 2, 2018
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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11 Project Management Conferences to Attend in 2018

Professional spheres never stand on the same place. There are always new trends, development paths, and improvements. In some fields, changes take years while in others – quarters or even months. To stay on professional track, people have to be aware of latest trends as well as be prepared for new challenges. Project management is…

Andrew Stepanov
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February 22, 2018
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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How to Effectively Evaluate Project Management Methodologies for Your Business

As a project manager, you have a tough call of duty. You have to find a way to “coordinate all the things” – establish what goes where, build a high-performing team and ensure that all the stakeholders’ needs are met. But, it takes a highly skilled leader to steer a project from inception to conclusion.…

Kritika Pandey
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November 23, 2017
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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GanttPRO Integration with JIRA Cloud Software: Improved Efficiency across Teams

Plenty of IT projects are tracked in JIRA Software. No doubt, it is a great tool that helps in reaching new heights in project management. But what if users could use combined tools, not plugins, and benefit from the advantages of each other? This is the case of GanttPRO project planning tool and JIRA Cloud…

Andrew Stepanov
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October 31, 2017
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Estimated reading time: 3 minutes
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How to Meet Project Deadlines, Follow Baseline, and Apply Task Filter in GanttPRO

How many of your project tasks and plans failed to meet deadlines? Possibly, a few of them. Then you are lucky. But the thing is in many cases tasks do not meet deadlines in a timely manner. Sometimes it happens due to external reasons that do not depend on a project scope, managers, resources or…

Andrew Stepanov
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October 25, 2017
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Estimated reading time: 4 minutes
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10 Tips for Successful Project Management

Among the other things that should be remembered by successful project management team, there is the fact that sometimes there’s nobody who manages the manager. Thus, all taken decisions should be made following by deep base of knowledge and thorough understanding of this job. Here we provide some tips along with a useful project management…

Andrew Stepanov
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April 28, 2017
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Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
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Agile vs Waterfall: Pros and Cons, Differences and Similarities

What is the most important in a project? Let's say, any project can be divided into two key stages: planning and management. However, the most important element in any project is its result. It doesn’t matter what software development methodologies you use, the final result is the measure of all the work done. Agile methodology…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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November 24, 2016
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Estimated reading time: 3 minutes
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Key Advantages of Agile Practices in Project Management

Project managers solve many objectives. They manage teams, plan and schedule their aims, using smart goal templates, set deadlines, etc. And one of the most important objectives is choosing the best management method for a project. The popular Agile methodology has its advantages and drawbacks, so how should we know which one to choose? Recently,…

Pavel Kukhnavets
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October 11, 2016
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Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
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