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58 Project Management Articles And Podcasts From 2018

By 18/12/2018 January 2nd, 2019 No Comments

No matter where you are in your PM journey, you’ll find something to help you along the way in these project management articles.

Learning how to manage a project is an ongoing endeavor—you’ve got to continuously try out new techniques and upgrade your skills. This year, the expert team at The Digital Project Manager team has produced dozens of articles on project management, from comprehensive how-to guides to opinion pieces showing what daily life as a digital project manager is like.

project-management-articles-podcasts-2018Here it is: our best digital project management articles of 2018!

Holiday 2018 Reading

A few of our most recent publications to check out before the holidays have come and gone, written on seasonal topics:

Digital Project Management Basics

What skills does a PM need? How much do they make? If you’re new to the field, start with an article on project management basics:

Project Management How To Guides

Some of our most popular project management articles, these detailed guides are full of step-by-step instructions, templates, and best practices for the more technical or document-heavy aspects of digital project management.

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Agile

If you’re looking for a project management article that keeps up with latest methodologies in the digital industry, have a look at these agile project management articles:

Managing & Controlling Projects

From project scope management articles to conflict resolution techniques, these PM articles are written by project managers who speak from years of experience in the finer points of keeping project teams on track and keeping clients happy.

Remote PM

No list of project management articles 2018 would be complete without remote project management. We’ve got something for you if you’re focused on managing remote teams:

Productivity

Our team of digital project managers weighs in on what makes them more productive—these project management articles are more focused on how you can improve your work habits in order to grow in your role and manage your time more effectively at work.

Digital Project Management Tools

Over 2018, we evaluated dozens of project management software tools and summarized the information in our reviews. Find descriptions of their features, main pros and cons, pricing, and what to consider when choosing different types of PM software for your projects.

If you’re new to project management tools, first have a look at our comparison of the top software for project management. Then, check out our review of  popular resource management tools that you can use to allocate resources (staff, rooms, equipment), map out your dependencies, and monitor for changes over time. We’ve also got a well-researched list of Microsoft Project alternatives, and a summary of project scheduling software tools. Beyond general PM software, we’ve also got some helpful reviews of other types of tools:

DPM Podcasts

In 2018, we had a dozen different project management experts weighing in on the trickier points of managing digital projects. Here’s a list of project management podcast episodes you can browse to answer some of your harder questions and get a better idea of how all the PM theory can be applied to real projects.

Our Top 5: Most Popular Podcasts

Here’s a list of our most popular PM podcasts from 2018 to help you narrow down the choices—if you’ve only got a few hours, make sure you give these DPM favorites a listen:

  1. Managing Expectations The Right Way (With Natalie Semczuk)
  2. Getting RACI (With Suze Haworth)
  3. How To Get Your Bearings On A New Project (With Joanna Leigh Simon)
  4. Making Sprint Retrospectives Awesome (With Alexa Huston)
  5. The Art Of Finishing Projects Well (With Patrice Embry)

More DPM Podcasts

From productivity hacks, managing scope creep, and agile PM, our DPM experts provide insight on a wide range of interesting digital project management topics.

Don’t See What You’re Looking For?

Have a digital project management question you’d like answered? Or maybe you know someone with valuable insight to share with the digital project management community? Weigh in and comment with the questions, topics, trends, and people you’d like to know more about.  We’ve got good things coming to you in 2019!

Ben Aston

Ben Aston

I’m Ben Aston, a digital project manager. I've been in the industry for more than 10 years working in the UK at London’s top digital agencies including Dare, Wunderman, Lowe and DDB. I’ve delivered everything from video virals to CMS’, flash games to banner ads and eCRM to eCommerce sites. I’ve been fortunate enough to work across a wide range of great clients; automotive brands including Land Rover, Volkswagen and Honda; Utility brands including BT, British Gas and Exxon, FMCG brands such as Unilever, and consumer electronics brands including Sony.

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