Risk Register is the most important document in the project management. Everyone agrees on that. But few PMs actually keep it in good shape. Why? They overcomplicate it! Risk Register is a document that contains the information about identified risks, results of Risk Analysis (impact, … [Read more...] about Risk Register Example – All You Need to Know About It
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How to select a Risk Response Strategy? Sounds complicated. But let me simplify it for you in this article. Here you will find examples of risk responses for both threats and opportunities. But there’s a catch: You may have a limited mindset in regards to dealing with risks. So, I … [Read more...] about Risk Response Strategy (Definitive Guide with Examples)
How to perform risk identification? What risk identification techniques to use? Which ones are efficient? And in general: How to discover problems that you’re unaware of? Check the topic on PMBOK® Guide: It says nothing about the practical application of risk identification … [Read more...] about Do You Know These 6 Practical Risk Identification Techniques?
It is hard to imagine what you can do with a project risk. Yes. Avoid, mitigate, transfer, and so on. But what does it mean? What specific actions can you take to avoid something? What can you, as a project manager, do to mitigate a risk? Adding some risk reserves and removing … [Read more...] about Risk Management Examples: 9 Behind the Scenes Stories
“How do you actually identify risks?” Corwin asked me after a lecture. I was surprised and couldn’t get the question, “I have just explained tools and techniques I use to identify risks, haven’t I?” “Yeah! Documentation Reviews, brainstorming, diagramming and designs. But how do you do … [Read more...] about How to Identify Risks in Project Management (a practical guide)
Project Risk Management. When you hear those words, you imagine a super serious process. Stakeholders are rolling up their eyes because they don’t want to hear about additional reserves. And fuck ups still happen. You are not alone here. Risk management requires a considerable shift in the … [Read more...] about Simple Project Risk Management Plan that Works