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People, Projects, and Organizations

November 15, 2018

How to Avoid Stuffing 10 lbs. of Work in a 5 lb. Organization

If you want to be sure your organization gets the day-to-day work done while continually improving so that you can keep pace with a fast-changing marketplace, […]
November 8, 2018

Workflow Efficiency: How You Do What You Do

Across industries, workflows have received a lot of attention in recent years, even in unexpected places. You might not think of emergency room doctors in terms […]
October 25, 2018

The 4×4 Framework for Successful Initiative Management

All initiatives have a common construct for success. This has been established and proven out over years of experience. Some industries or skill sets are very […]
October 11, 2018

Stop Approaching Work Like A Dog Digging Up A Bone: Part 2

The Essentials of Initiative Management To keep initiative work on track, you need a specific initiative management approach, one that’s different from the way you manage […]
October 4, 2018

Stop Approaching Work Like A Dog Digging Up A Bone: Part 1

You’re an expert at what you do. You understand how your work fits into the bigger picture of your organization, you have the experience to know […]
September 20, 2018

Get Your Employees Connected To Your Value Chain

So often, people do things because that’s what they’re “supposed to do.” Managers assign responsibilities as tasks to be checked off a list. But this approach […]
May 24, 2016
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Three Important Strategies That Will Lead to More Successful Project Management

Guest Blog Post By: Brooke Cade | Freelance Writer: Workfront   Project managers have the best of both worlds: they oversee the daily tasks of their team […]
May 16, 2016
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Breaking Bad News – 3 Easy Steps to Tell Stakeholders What They Don’t Want to Hear

Guest Blog Post By: Alison H. Sigmon, M.Ed., PMP | Author: Delivering Bad News in Good Ways   Maybe one of these situations sounds familiar…  The marketing strategy […]
May 10, 2016
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What is Project Management: Understanding Your Responsibilities

Modern organizations run on projects, but projects don’t just run successfully on their own. That’s why we have project managers. So what is project management? If […]
April 26, 2016
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Understanding Your Business Analysis Responsibilities

Whether you have the title or not or know the business analyst responsibilities, if you’re doing the work of business analysis, your job is to recommend […]