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Knowledge Management Part 3 – The Knowledge Yellow Pages

What do you picture when you hear the term knowledge management? For me, I automatically think of some easy-to-search software system that…

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Webinar: Effective Techniques for Improving Team Communication

Webinar: Effective Techniques for Improving Team Communication is an opportunity add a few new effective techniques to your professional tool box and/or get some of your tough questions answered (or at least ask them;)

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Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 9 (Parkinson’s Law)

In this final part of our series on delivering projects our schedule, I will share an important and disturbing law of our projectized universe. It is a law that pre-dates the invention of the wheel, and may have…

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Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 8

Krishen Kota, PMP provides straight forward advice that may take a twinge of bravery, but is critical to delivering on schedule. He distills it down to the following key aspects of managing customers expectations.

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Commitment versus Involvement

Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 7

Obviously, stating a commitment is separate and different from making a commitment. Commitment is a word that we hear a lot, but it can mean many different things depending on the context. What I would ask is that as you read the rest of this post, do your best to set aside what you already know, believe, or have experienced related to the concept of commitment.

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trust and verify

Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 6

This week we will take a look at the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup of project management best practices. …two concepts that sound like they won’t work together, but…

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knowledge sharing

Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 5

…we will take a look at a simple, yet difficult topic of looking beyond our own capabilities and tapping into the wealth of resources available to us

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Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 4

…we will take a look at the controversial topic of streamlining processes. As often is the case, this may sound like a familiar concept. However, there are critical subtleties that make the difference in…

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Define Clear Responsibilities

Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 3

a quick look at the importance of defining clear responsibilities. But before you deem this as something that is something you already know, make sure to read carefully to pick up on a few critical subtleties to make sure you get the …

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Delivering Projects on Schedule – Part 2

Have you ever worked on a project and thought, “…If we would have discovered that earlier, we could have easily done something about it.” If so, here’s a tip that…

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