Program Management

Delivering Unfavorable News: Strategies to Ease the Angst

Delivering Unfavorable News: Strategies to Ease the Angst

When communicating with stakeholders, the way the message is delivered is key to working through the more difficult circumstances. projekt202’s Maureen Pearson shares nine strategies for handling tough conversations.

Managing Sprint Priorities

Managing Sprint Priorities

When faced with unexpected project demands, how do you best manage priorities from a sprint team context? projekt202 Senior Program Manager Ken Hutchinson shares productive strategies to help you stay focused across any framework or process.

Servant Leadership: From Consultant to Consigliere

Servant Leadership: From Consultant to Consigliere

What three core aspects of servant leadership do consultants need in order to become trusted advisors? projekt202 Senior Program Manager Jonathan Scott explains these key elements for building client trust.

Transversality: Breaking Down Work Silos for a Better Team Experience

Transversality: Breaking Down Work Silos for a Better Team Experience

It takes peers working together to solve projects across business units and practices to achieve true transversality, writes projekt202 Senior PM Julia Preston.

Dear Scrum Masters: Why Aren’t We All Servant Leaders?

Dear Scrum Masters: Why Aren’t We All Servant Leaders?

Servant leadership is a set of practices enriching the lives of individuals, building better organizations, and creating a more just and caring world. Senior Program Manager Erik Cane explores the software development benefits of applying this philosophy.

Backlog Architecture: Unifying Design and Development in a Backlog at Scale

Backlog Architecture: Unifying Design and Development in a Backlog at Scale

"Demand for a simple and impressive user experience is the differentiator for many products, agnostic of industry or user base. Product owners need to adapt to a more modern approach to defining and prioritizing requirements,” writes projekt202 Regional Sr. Director of Program Management Matt Scamardo.

10 Best Practices for Managing UX Research and UX Design Activities, from a PM’s Perspective

10 Best Practices for Managing UX Research and UX Design Activities, from a PM’s Perspective

Senior Program Manager Jessica Dolson shares 10 research activities with insights and best practices that assure a successful project and a happy client.