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Why Clear Communication Is Essential for Change Management

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A strong communication plan will reduce your constituents’ anxiety about change. Here are the three questions you need to be able to answer.

5 Do’s and Don’ts of Incident Management

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Incident Management is often the first ITIL process organizations put in place—here are important best practices to follow.

4 Do’s and Don’ts of ITIL Change Management

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Discover best practices—along with some common pitfalls—to make sure Change Management performs as intended in your organization.

ITSM 101: Everything You Need to Know About IT Service Management

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Learn about the fundamental principles of ITSM, and get expert advice from a former Gartner ITSM analyst for implementing an effective program within your organization.

Why ITIL Best Practices Are Critical for Healthcare IT

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When it comes to healthcare IT, the right processes can mean the difference between life and death. Learn why ITIL is critical.

ITSM News Roundup: All About ITIL

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In Cherwell’s ITSM news roundup, we discuss all things ITIL, including the relationship between ITIL and DevOps, plus more. Check it out.

Incident Management vs. Problem Management – Why it’s Critical You Understand the Difference

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Learn the key differences between Incident Management and Problem Management, and how understanding the distinction can help elevate your team’s overall IT service delivery.

How Technology Business Management Links IT Services to Business Needs

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Check out Andreas Ohrbeck’s article regarding the link between technology business management and IT services + business leads.

Is ITIL Slowing You Down? 3 Ways to Become More Agile

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How well does IT enable your business? Are you considered a roadblock in an otherwise fast-moving operation? If you want to motivate your team members and improve their speed and performance, you need to integrate the principles of agile development into your existing ITIL approach. When ITIL emerged, it brought standards, processes, and much-needed structure to IT—but not speed. In...

Leaning towards SIAM at itSMF Sweden

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A few notes about Satyendra Shrotri’s talk at the recent 2015 itSMF Annual Conference As a Finn, going to the Nordics is always enjoyable; this time was no different. The two days at the itSMF Sweden conference in Stockholm was great, thanks to engaging speakers, attendees, and a brilliant conference team that ensured a smooth event for attendees and vendors...