All articles in “Project management

These are my articles on how to prioritize projects and how to collaborate well in teams. Explore some of the other categories as well while you’re here.

January 27, 2021Project management

Don’t invent this here

Now that I am working on a product that I will sell, the decision between what I can reasonably build myself takes on a new shape.

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January 6, 2021Project management

Giving every minute a job

Splitting a day that would otherwise be “eight hours of work, some of them productive” into dedicated blocks helps maximize the value of these hours.

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May 20, 2020Project management

Delete your backlog

A backlog full of tasks you don’t ever intend to do only weighs you down. Saying no to tasks allows us to focus on what is important.

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December 25, 2019Project management


A good goal is one that makes it easy to follow through. The SMART criteria help us in setting better goals.

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December 11, 2019Project management

How do you eat an elephant?

Big goals take a long time to achieve. By taking many small steps in the right direction, we can get closer and closer to them without losing motivation.

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November 20, 2019Project management

Shaping up

While Scrum works well for many teams, it’s not for everybody. Basecamp’s Shape Up is an alternative that might work better for you.

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October 7, 2019Project management

As a User Story

Adding a single sentence to our tickets helps us focus on what is important. Let’s explore what goes into a good user story.

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