Day: August 19, 2022

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Great conversation starts with interview preparation

Laughing – via Flickr The Undercover Recruiter “recruited” me to write a guest post for his blog. I’d like to share the post with you as well. ? Follow me as I share a recap of the amazing interview you just had and how your preparation made it a success. You made them laugh and […]

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International Project Management Day: Three Ways to Celebrate

Today is International Project Management Day. It’s a day to celebrate project managers and the discipline of project management. I would like to extend my formal celebration of this day for all you new and aspiring managers. How can you find out more and celebrate a day for project managers? #1 – Go to the […]

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Inspirational Project Management It’s something we all do. Every day, we work hard at our jobs. Sometimes, we lose sight of the forest for the trees. Finding Inspiration. Although managing a project might seem boring on a daily basis, I bet you can find some very inspirational insights to share with the project teams.

What is the “Why” of your project? Who will it benefit? What is the difference between a world without and with the product you produce? Even theoretical case studies are powerful ways your product can impact or will impact the world. My teams and I are concerned about many things every day, including how to […]

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In Memoriam

Every once in a while, someone changes your life in a profound way. Brian Bernhard?is one of those people. Brian was my favorite professor at university and taught me more than project management. Brian has been a friend since I graduated. We have had many coffee chats together. ?Travis Anderson is a guest writer for […]

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Implementing SCRUM…the basics – Part 2

Flickr by drewgstephens In this post, I explained why SCRUM isn’t a panacea and that there are significant barriers for organizations to adopting SCRUM. This post will introduce Agile estimating, planning Poker, fibonacci and velocity. Let’s assume that your organization is ready to go. You’ve turned command and controls on it’s ear and identified the […]

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