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by Thescalers
Fri 29 Oct 2021 7:31 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Digital transformation success stories
Replies: 0
Views: 24004

Digital transformation success stories

The past year has seen digitalisation initiatives increase by an as-yet incalculable degree. Driven by a requirement to diversify and protect vulnerable operating models during a period of unprecedented (and unpredictable) disruption, there’s been a whole host of interesting developments and digital...
by Thescalers
Fri 03 Sep 2021 7:11 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: 5 Tips to Handle Time Zone Differences with Offshore Teams
Replies: 0
Views: 62631

5 Tips to Handle Time Zone Differences with Offshore Teams

As experts in building the best offshore development teams for our partners, we’ve learnt a few tips and tricks along the way to handle time zone differences with offshore teams . If you work with a distributed workforce, then here are five strategies that you can start implementing right away! 1. P...
by Thescalers
Thu 22 Jul 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: How to address recruitment challenges
Replies: 1
Views: 54477

How to address recruitment challenges

Talking about the issues is one thing, but figuring out how to navigate and address recruitment challenges is something else. Then implementation is the final hurdle, especially if it means changing processes or redefining established hierarchies and models.  1. Redefine entry requirements 2. Stand ...
by Thescalers
Wed 23 Jun 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Minimise unimportant tasks
Replies: 0
Views: 84512

Minimise unimportant tasks

A study conducted by Stanford University revealed that rather than increasing the number of working hours, reducing the work hours increases productivity. Many would think that the key to higher productivity is to work for 10 hours a day. However, your team would rather efficiently work for 8 hours ...
by Thescalers
Tue 25 May 2021 6:46 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: How to identify and manage risks in software development projects?
Replies: 1
Views: 62911

How to identify and manage risks in software development projects?

Here are four common risks in software development projects and a few tips for identifying and managing them. 1. Tight Schedules Often, project managers have to deliver the project earlier than anticipated. There are many reasons for this — lack of resources, poor planning, or even technical glitche...
by Thescalers
Wed 05 May 2021 11:38 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: 4 Remote Project Management Practices to Implement in 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 79417

4 Remote Project Management Practices to Implement in 2021

In recent times, the concept of remote work has become increasingly popular. In fact, a recent study conducted showed that roughly 99% of employees want to work remotely at least once in their entire careers. In such a scenario, establishing the right remote project management practices is key. Fail...
by Thescalers
Wed 28 Apr 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Is EdTech Shaping the Future of Education and Learning?
Replies: 1
Views: 61488

Is EdTech Shaping the Future of Education and Learning?

The education industry is in a season of change as the focus shifts from simply memorising large amounts of information to analysing, learning, and grasping concepts. It’s no longer about what we teach at school but rather how we teach at school.
by Thescalers
Thu 15 Apr 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Tips To Effectively Manage Remote Teams On A Daily Basis
Replies: 4
Views: 83281

Tips To Effectively Manage Remote Teams On A Daily Basis

We highlight important tips to effectively manage remote teams, in turn, ensuring maximum productivity and collaboration.
  • Be intentional
  • Communication strategy
  • Cloud-based project management tools
  • Practice transparency
  • Visiting your remote office
by Thescalers
Wed 10 Mar 2021 7:16 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: The Three Primary Components of Employee Engagement
Replies: 0
Views: 81218

The Three Primary Components of Employee Engagement

Engaged employees can prove to be a priceless asset in today’s competitive business world. However, many global businesses are still struggling to build the right employee engagement strategy. One of the primary reasons for this is that organizations often overlook the different areas of employee en...
by Thescalers
Tue 02 Mar 2021 7:23 am
Forum: Business Book Reviews
Topic: 7 Books for CTOs in 2021 That Are a Must Read
Replies: 0
Views: 121865

7 Books for CTOs in 2021 That Are a Must Read

Here are 7 books for CTOs from people-management, leveraging tech, embracing change, and more, these books are an invaluable source of practical knowledge. 1. Modern CTO Author: Joel Beasley You’ve got to be able to communicate in life, it’s enormously important. Schools, to some extent, under empha...