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Scrum Alliance Announces 2013 Board

- by ProjectsAtWork

The Scrum Alliance has announced its 2013 Board of Directors, including new chairman Harvey Wheaton.

PMI Announces 2013 Research Grants

- by ProjectsAtWork.com

Four academians have received research grants from Project Management Institute to investigate and improve project management practices in four areas: virtual teams, new product development, professional development and organizational project governance.

PowerSteering Adds EPM Live

- by ProjectsatWork.com

The acquisition of the Microsoft SharePoint-based PPM software provider creates a combined organization serving more than 800 enterprise clients and 250,000 users worldwide.

Oracle Acquires Instantis

- by ProjectsatWork.com

The deal will add the cloud-based project portfolio management solution to company's Primavera and Fusion offerings, creating one of the most comprehensive set of enterprise PPM solutions in the industry.

Columbus Discovers Agile

- by Michael Mah

An ongoing study analyzing the Agile practices of one programming community is showing improvements in productivity and quality that far exceed the expectations of both analysts and participants. The early results, which move Agile benefits from the realm of anecdote to fact, bode well for adopters of Agile techniques.

PMI Honors Project of the Year, Others

- by ProjectsAtWork

Overcoming complex safety and regulatory challenges to finish six months before deadline and millions under budget, a high-stakes chemical weapons destruction effort has received the 2012 Project of the Year Award from the Project Management Institute.

ESI Launches Skillsharks

- by ProjectsAtWork

The project management training company enters the collaborative learning space with a web-based community for learning and sharing project management know-how.

Agile Study Confirms Benefits

- by ProjectsAtWork

An ongoing study is exploring the impact of agile development practices on productivity, cost and quality. Early results are exceeding expectations and bode well for adopters of Agile methods.

Agile Careers.com Launches

- by ProjectsAtWork

New site is a partnership with Scrum Alliance, offering members job-posting and resume services.

Citrix Podio Enables DIY Apps for PM

- by ProjectsAtWork

New project management apps in the Podio App Market and Google Apps Marketplace include ProjectsAtWork’s “Distributed Agile Teams," empowering teams to work the way that works best for them.

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