Moira Alexander

Moira Alexander

Contributing writer

Moira Alexander is the author of "LEAD or LAG: Linking Strategic Project Management & Thought Leadership" and Founder of PMWorld 360 Magazine and Lead-Her-Ship Group.

Articles by Moira Alexander

6 steps for getting troubled projects back on track
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6 steps for getting troubled projects back on track

Any project can hit a snag for any number of reasons. The key is recognizing when your project has gotten off track and taking a clear, measured approach to setting things right.
March 22, 2022
12 KPIs every project manager should know
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12 KPIs every project manager should know

Metrics are the only way to truly know if your project is on track. These essential key performance indicators will help you monitor and better manage the health of your projects.
March 4, 2022
7 tips for containing project scope
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7 tips for containing project scope

Curtailing scope creep is always top of mind for project managers. Here’s how to ensure your project meets its intended purpose, goals, and scope requirements.
January 31, 2022
8 essential skills of elite project managers
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8 essential skills of elite project managers

Project managers are sought after due to their well-developed technical skills, but these essential skills can make you stand out as an elite contender.
January 7, 2022
D&I: A key factor in increasing project ROI
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D&I: A key factor in increasing project ROI

Finding ways to generate a higher return on investment for projects is a key issue, especially coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic. Increasing diversity in project teams may be an answer.
September 16, 2021
SAFe certification: Launch your Scaled Agile Framework career
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SAFe certification: Launch your Scaled Agile Framework career

The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) helps large organizations leverage the benefits of agile, making those who have SAFe certification in demand. Here’s how to kick off your SAFe career in the right direction.
August 2, 2021
20 tips for supporting team mental health
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20 tips for supporting team mental health

The mental health of each team member is vital to your organization’s performance. Leaders at every level must intentionally and continually commit to finding ways to improve the mental health of their teams.
July 22, 2021
CAPM certification: Cost, salary, training, and more
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CAPM certification: Cost, salary, training, and more

The Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM) certification is a great starting point for accelerate your project management career. Cost, salary expectations, training — here’s what you need to know.
July 13, 2021
12 project management myths to avoid
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12 project management myths to avoid

Don’t let your projects fall prey to the unnecessary confusion, uncertainty, and harm that can result from these all-too-commonly held project management misconceptions.
April 30, 2021
Top 20 project management methodologies
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Top 20 project management methodologies

Choosing the right project management methodology is essential. Here are the 20 most popular project management methodologies (PMMs) in practice today.
April 1, 2021
The top 7 change management tools
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The top 7 change management tools

With uncertainty on the rise, change management software is becoming an increasingly vital part of digital transformation, helping companies to transition smoothly and thrive.
March 25, 2021
Project management guide: Tips, strategies, best practices
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Project management guide: Tips, strategies, best practices

Project management plays a crucial role in enabling business transformation. Here is a breakdown of what project management is and how to execute it effectively in service of strategic goals.
February 19, 2021
What is SAFe? The Scaled Agile Framework explained
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What is SAFe? The Scaled Agile Framework explained

If your organization is seeking efficient project delivery, decreased time-to-market, and increased stakeholder value, then the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) may be right for you.
February 9, 2021
8 goals every project manager should aspire to achieve
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8 goals every project manager should aspire to achieve

If the pandemic has taught project managers anything, it’s that uncertainty is here to stay. Here are the new goals project managers must focus on to be an indispensable strategic partner.
February 4, 2021
6 tips for managing your project budget
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6 tips for managing your project budget

Budget overruns are a project manager's nightmare. These budget management strategies will keep your project budget under control and your stakeholders happy — even during uncertain times.
December 18, 2020