Resource Management Articles

Whether your company is large or small, efficiently managing human capital will mean the difference between success and failure. Key resource management challenges today include project performance, labor costs, talent management, forecasting, regional needs, and specialization just to name a few. We are pulling together helpful articles to connect you with news and information for effective and efficient resource management.

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  • InformationWeek: 9 Traits of Emerging Disruptors

    Disruption causes quantum shifts in industries and societal behavior by digitizing the analog, upending economic models and otherwise challenging the status quo. The disruptors act differently than the incumbents. Let’s look at how. Read the full article. Article entitles you to obtain one (1) RMCP® PCU credit for reading.
  • CIO Dive: Disrupting from within: 3 ways to reinvent business through the workforce

    Employee engagement and proactive workforce transformation are key to surviving the digital disruption era – the Resource Management discipline will be leading the way to address these emerging industry needs. Read the full article. Article entitles you to obtain .25 RMCP® PCU credit for reading.
  • Four Inhibitors to Successful Resource Management

    Here are some findings and what you can do to combat ineffective RM in your PSA/PPM PMO. Read full article. Article entitles you to obtain .25 RMCP® PCU credit for reading.
  • ITProPortal: Rise of the IT Resource Manager: Five ways to reduce IT project failures through resource management

    For more than 20 years, more than a third of all IT projects have failed due to poor management of time, costs and quality. In the end, it usually comes down to a lack of RM processes and tools to place the right people in the right jobs at the right time. Read full article. Article entitles you to obtain .25 RMCP® PCU credit for reading.
  • IMPO: Five Ways Manufacturers Can Make the Most of the Uber Generation

    As unemployment hovers below 4 percent, many manufacturers are addressing a tightening labor market through freelance or contract employees, but it requires extra planning. Read full article. Article entitles you to obtain .25 RMCP® PCU credit for reading.
  • CMSWire: How Resource Management Works in an Agile Environment

    Because of the very nature of operating with an agile methodology, the churn of sprints can take a toll on productivity. Supporting agile usually requires more resource managers who have to focus on tracking productivity and utilization in a highly iterative environment. Read full article. Article entitles you to obtain .25 RMCP® PCU credit for reading.