Working Remotely in a COVID World

Author: Jon Bruning As of June 10, the Bay Area is on day 86 of shelter in place. Those of us lucky enough to continue working have largely found ourselves working remotely. For many, this means endless video calls on Zoom, Teams, WebEx, or Hangouts, and cramped workspaces that are far from ergonomically friendly. I’m […]

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How LEGO uses Agile and Scrum

In our last two blogs, we discussed the differences between Agile and Scrum project management. These two management practices are taking the project management world by storm. At Motive Power, we use a variety of techniques to ensure your project is being handled in the practice that makes the most sense for your company, because, […]

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How to Get the Most out of Your Scrum Board?

What exactly is Scrum? Scrum project management provides autonomy to every member. The teams are self-directed, so they’re able to quickly deal with the unpredictable changes inherent in any project. The scrum team is made up of a product owner, development team and scrum master. The product owner manages the product backlog, and the scrum master […]

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what is agile management

Is Agile Project Management Right For Your Company?

Whether your team is struggling with meeting customer demands or completing complex projects on time, the latest trend in project management might be the solution for your company. If you work in the project management industry, the term “Agile Management” is something you are probably familiar with. However, this new buzzword is becoming increasingly popular […]

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what is agile management

Is Agile Management Right For You?

Agile Management is a term that is getting thrown around more often and many times, people have no idea what it means exactly. First of all, Agile Management is an up-tempo style of teamwork. One of the biggest improvements your company can see is an increase in productivity, however, it could be extremely difficult for […]

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project management trends 2020

10 Project Management Trends of 2020

From new software to agile management, there seems to be more companies jumping in to make project management easier. What’s more is just about every business wants to find a way to manage their projects in an effective manner to boost the productivity of the business and the only solution is to use the methodologies […]

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Just What is Agile Project Management Exactly?

If you are new to the project management biz, one term that you might hear a lot of is Agile Project Management. If you are a project manager, this is a term you are probably very familiar with. Regardless, Agile Project Management has definitely turned into a buzzword. Many want to know a little more […]

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The Most Influential Projects

Last month, the Project Management Institute (PMI) put together a list of the most influential projects for the last 50 years. This was the first year that PMI did a ranking like this. They ranked the projects from the past half decade on how project management has helped turn many ideas into a reality. According […]

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Motive Power to Attend MAGI Clinical Research Conference

Motive Power is sending a number of employees to MAGI’s Clinical Research Conference – 2019 West this year. The conference runs October 27th- 30th with over 100 sessions and 240+ speakers. Over 700 people (including representatives from over 100 sponsors and CROs) will attend this event. With over 100+ sessions and workshops in six tracks: clinical […]

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The Future for Project Managers

The need for skilled project managers is on the rise. Businesses are realizing the benefits to having a good project manager can be the difference between a project finishing on time – or not. It is estimated that by the year 2020, there will be 15.7 MILLION new project management roles worldwide. Specifically in the […]

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