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project manager

Ten tips for being a better project manager

December 12th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Ten tips for being a better project manager”

Successful project management depends not only on what you do but also on how you do it. This means being proactive and looking at the big picture, encouraging others and treating them with respect, communicating effectively and acknowledging other people’s accomplishments.

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Do you want your ideas to be really remembered?

December 5th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Do you want your ideas to be really remembered?”

A few years ago Chip and Dan Heath asked themselves a question: Why do some ideas succeed while others fail? As they analyzed hundreds of sticky ideas they saw, over and over, the same six principles at work. (more…)

team

Are you leading a high performing team?

November 8th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Are you leading a high performing team?”

Many managers don’t express positive sentiments about teams, groups, committees and meetings. They associate teams with delays, endless talk, avoidance of responsibility, and other unpleasant outcomes. Management teams could actually produce enthusiasm and encourage emulation, but only if it’s likely to produce shared responsibility. (more…)

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Are you starting a new project? Ask yourself these questions

October 19th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Are you starting a new project? Ask yourself these questions”

When you begin a project, you probably feel the pressure to start working immediately and meet the time schedules. Maybe you’re not exactly sure where to start, but you know you have the greatest chance of success if you plan out your project before you begin the actual work. (more…)

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Overcoming resistance to change

October 16th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Overcoming resistance to change”

Why is leading a change so difficult for a manager? To answer that question it is important to understand both why people resist change and what is the likely range of behavioral consequences of that resistance. (more…)

time

Time: our most precious resource. How can we maximise it?

May 24th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Time: our most precious resource. How can we maximise it?”

Time is the most democratic of resources: we all have the same number of minutes and hours in a day. So why does it work fine for some people but others never have enough of it?  (more…)