People, Projects, Organization - Systemation Blog - Part 7

People, Projects, and Organizations

September 24, 2014
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Why You Should Get Your Project Management Certification

Most people hit a point in their career when they want to take it to the next level. For project managers the next step is to […]
September 23, 2014
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How to Keep Your Project Schedule Up-to-Date

We’ve all been there. We get assigned a project and spent days or weeks planning for it and creating an initial project schedule. Then we kick […]
September 19, 2014
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7 Steps to Help You Achieve Your Organizational Goals

How do you achieve your organizational goals? Lots of leaders get stuck here. They communicate their goals to their organization at a meeting and think everyone […]
February 7, 2013

Failed Projects: Does Management Really Care?

When projects fail in your organization what happens? Is there a lot of drama and shaming of those involved? Does the project manager’s reputation suffer? Most […]
January 7, 2013

Unfinished Tasks: Do “P”s Just Not Care?

We all have managed or worked with them. That certain type of team member who says they finished a task when the reality is they didn’t. […]
January 4, 2013

Respect The Project’s Natural Life-Cycle

There is a project joke that has been around for years… There are six stages of a project: 1.  Enthusiasm 2.  Disillusionment 3.  Panic 4.  Search […]
January 2, 2013

Guest Post: We’re Going Back to the Past

By Laurel Bretting, Systemation Marketing Guru   Long time no see. That’s because we were concentrating on some special projects.  We produced a treasure trove of […]
November 10, 2011

Four Functional Disciplines Needed on All Projects

All projects have a set of common characteristic by definition: they are temporary endeavors undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result. Because of this, […]
September 8, 2011

Too Many Projects on Your Plate?

It used to be that we would hear of people managing three or four projects at a time. Now we are hearing of people who are […]
August 22, 2011

Four Crucial Factors for Schedule Integrity

Receiving project schedules is nothing new to us. We get them all the time. They can be for a project we are dependent on, have a […]