Systemation Blog
April 15, 2015
employee engagement

Employee Engagement – The Half Truth

Employee engagement is on everyone’s mind these days. Not only do we continue to see the dismal numbers reported again and again, more studies are revealing […]
November 20, 2014
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Why Project Phases Aren’t a Project Management Concept

There are lots of people who think project phases are a project management related concept. The fact is, they are more of a work and deliverable concept. […]
November 18, 2014
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What is a Project?

The formal definition of a project is: a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product or service.* Temporary, meaning projects have starts and finishes. They are […]
November 13, 2014
what are project deliverables

What Are Project Deliverables?

The formal definition of the term project deliverables is: any unique and verifiable product, result, or capability needed to perform a service that is required to be produced […]
November 11, 2014
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How to Kick Start Your Project Plan with Learning Objectives

A learning objective describes what training participants should know or be able to do at the end of a project management training course that they couldn’t do […]
October 21, 2014
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How Learning Objectives Drive Your Project Plan

A learning objective describes what training participants should know or be able to do at the end of a training course that they couldn’t do before. […]
October 16, 2014
getting organized at work

How to Get Organized at Work

I’m one of those people who love to organize! Nothing makes me happier than a perfectly neat closet, bathroom vanity, or kitchen – everything in its […]
October 14, 2014
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Getting Your Project Team to Hit on All Cylinders

There was a day in the not so distant past that intact, high performing project teams were the standard. This is not true today. Skills specialization, […]
October 7, 2014
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Does Project Scope Have To Change Over Time?

Project management professionals love the idea that they should be able to define project scope up front – at the beginning of the project and then […]
October 3, 2014
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Feeling Overwhelmed at Work

At one point or another you have probably uttered the words, “I am feeling overwhelmed.” Despite your best efforts, life seems to have gotten the best […]