Planning

How to Use Theory of Change to Plan Successful Programs
How to Use Theory of Change to Plan Successful Programs

Explore the Theory of Change and how it is used in a daily form for companies, non-profit organizations and even in education. In this article we explore the basics of this theory and how it can be applied.

A Quick Guide to Kano Model
A Quick Guide to Kano Model

In this article you will learn the basics of Kano model, which provides value driven development prioritizing quality.

All You Need to Know About Concept Maps
All You Need to Know About Concept Maps

In this article, you will learn the basics about concept maps and how to construct them to map information effectively.

The 5 Main Phases of Project Management Life Cycle 
The 5 Main Phases of Project Management Life Cycle 

Whether you are tasked to lead a small in-house project or take over a large, multi-people company-wide program, understanding how to plan and execute your project is integral for success. There’s a gap between making a decision and turning that decision into life, knowing what steps to perform, in what sequence and how different processes will drive (or stall) your project execution.

Quick Guide on a 30 60 90 Day Plan for a Job Interview
Quick Guide on a 30 60 90 Day Plan for a Job Interview

Depending upon the job title, there are various types of plans that one might require making such as perhaps a communications plan or project plan. However, the most common plan one might require making is a 30-60-90 day plan.

A High-Level Overview on Strategic Planning
A High-Level Overview on Strategic Planning

Every organization has grand goals on their business agenda. However, there is a long way between formulating those goals and seeing the results of their successful accomplishment. A lot of things can happen in-between, the project can get side-tracked, the timeline may change and new threats may emerge. To get a better sense of what needs to be accomplished and how? Most managers regularly engage in strategic planning.

Business Bullet Journal Guide: A Great Strategy to Max Your Productivity
Business Bullet Journal Guide: A Great Strategy to Max Your Productivity

Everyone has personal and professional goals. Everyone has bucket lists. And if our goals and wish lists are important enough, we do things to make them happen, usually in small increments.

Managerial Guide to After Action Review (AAR)
Managerial Guide to After Action Review (AAR)

Business mistakes are costly – most leaders know that. But few take proactive steps to investigate the root cause and establish corrective measures while the project is still on track. Indeed, most investigations are often done post mortem – when the deed is done, and nothing can be changed per se. But that’s not the […]

How To Use Hoshin Kanri For Business Planning
How To Use Hoshin Kanri For Business Planning

Without successfully implemented strategic planning, businesses are doomed to fail. That’s a well-known fact, so most companies regularly schedule planning sessions, create reports, forecast and so on. The real issue? All those “paper” efforts rarely result into action. Strategic planning, or more specifically, strategic execution fails as executives are tied with too many priorities, and […]

Flat Slides with Subtle Animations for PowerPoint Presentations
Flat Slides with Subtle Animations for PowerPoint Presentations

Is not impossible to create animated PowerPoint presentations that look great. Microsoft PowerPoint has a collection of great animation effects that you can apply to individual shapes and objects. Even if animated objects and traditional cliparts are often considered to be unaesthetic for professional presentations but adding subtle animations to your PowerPoint slides can really help you to enhance […]

How to Edit a Gantt Chart PowerPoint Template
How to Edit a Gantt Chart PowerPoint Template

A Gantt chart is a horizontal bar chart frequently used in project management. It provides a graphical illustration of a schedule that helps to plan, coordinate, and track specific tasks and activities in a project. Our editable Gantt Chart PowerPoint templates let you make project planning presentations, task management or project management PowerPoint presentations by using pre-designed graphics […]