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People, Projects, and Organizations

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 […]
November 1, 2018

Stop Letting Their Issue Become Your Problem

You’re at your desk working on something. There’s a knock at your door or the phone rings. One of your employees needs to talk to you. […]
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 18, 2018

Stop Being Unlikeable

Admittedly, that’s a rough statement. It’s doesn’t feel great to be told you’re unlikeable. What’s worse, being unlikeable can be a huge barrier in the workplace. […]
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 27, 2018

How to Get Employees to Manage Themselves

Managers spend lots of time managing their direct reports, even though they’d prefer it if their employees would manage themselves. But managers themselves are often the […]
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 […]
September 13, 2018
Initiative Prioritization

5 Steps to Better Initiative Prioritization

Often, it’s not until things aren’t getting done that it suddenly becomes very clear: Employees are being asked to do more than they can actually do. […]
May 24, 2016
successful project management

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 […]