Projects at Work


Coordination and collaboration … metrics and methods … PMOs, standards and training … knowledge-sharing and decision-making.

Best practices, lessons learned and advice from your peers in the trenches.

Top 3 Benefits of Scrum Transition

- by Scrum Alliance

During an organization’s transition to Scrum, significant benefits can become apparent early on, as everyone learns the principles and processes of Agile management, including stronger communication, transparency and leadership.

Creative Disruptors

- by Kathleen Ryan O'Connor

A research institute is sidestepping bureaucratic barriers to innovation and spurring leadership across all organizational levels by applying Silicon Valley approaches to the more staid field of education. The model has delivered some winning outcomes, and now ideas are pursued without fear of failure.

Thought-leaders and practitioners give voice to the latest trends, techniques and tools.

Naked Agile

- by Dave Prior

Skip Angel and Richard Watt discuss their "Naked History" presentation at this month’s Scrum Gathering — a workshop that looks at why there aren’t more agile transformation success stories, and what we may need to do differently in framing large organizational change initiatives. [13:30]

Agile Youth Education

- by Dave Prior

Agile coach John Miller discusses his efforts, sponsored in part by Scrum Alliance, to educate young students about Agile principles, and how it can help in their studies, workforce preparation, and fundamental life choices. He also talks about the role of meditation in his own work. [16 min.]

There's no one right way to get the job done — it's about context and striking a balance that suits the situation. Let's compare and contrast different approaches.





Adrian B: "Part of me thinks the CEO is a coward. While I understand he believes or was mad…" on Project Deception
October 3, 2015

Syed Muhammad A: "I have just begin with it and I find it really great - Thanks" on PPM Software Evaluation Tool
October 3, 2015

Eric S: "This is great advice. Do you have any suggestions on how to identify your middle…" on Develop the Middle
October 2, 2015

Ray B: "While I agree with the concepts of the article wholeheartedly, I have to questio…" on Value-Driven Projects
October 1, 2015



Dave Prior

Agile Consultant, LeadingAgile
Dave Prior, PMP, CST, MBA is an Agile Consultant for LeadingAgile where …

Andy Jordan

President, Roffensian Consulting Inc.
Andy Jordan is a well known author and speaker on project management and…

Bart Gerardi

Sr. Technical Program Manager,
Bart has been an ecommerce program manager for 15 years, and can’t…

Mark Mullaly

President, Interthink Consulting Incorporated
Mark is a project management iconoclast -- love him or hate him, he stil…

Kathleen O'Connor

I’m a freelance journalist and digital content strategist with 15+…

Aaron Smith

Editorial Director,
Aaron has been the editor of ProjectsAtWork since 2001, leading its evol…



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