Archive for September, 2013

How can project managers keep meetings on track?

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

It’s hard enough to keep meetings on track, especially when there are a large number of participants.

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How should managers avoid the activity trap?

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Are you worried that your team members will get caught in the activity trap? You should be!

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Project managers must look beyond the obvious to solve problems

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Implementing a new IT system can be difficult for project managers. For those at the Swedish Medical Center, the Seattle-based network of hospitals, the bigger challenge was convincing 1,000 doctors to use it.

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Broadway teaches project managers to hit all the right notes

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

When you think back on your best, most creative teams, what do you picture?

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How to give negative feedback, without a ‘dose of sugar’

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Many project managers find it difficult to give negative feedback to a team member.

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Mistakes for digital project managers to avoid

Monday, September 16th, 2013

More and more, projects are being managed remotely with digital tools. Project managers need to be ready with new skills to succeed.

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Project managers must take steps to avoid burnout

Monday, September 16th, 2013

For many project managers, burnout is a major concern for both them and their team members.

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How do I manage someone I don’t like?

Friday, September 13th, 2013

If you’re in charge of a small team, you have to work with the all its members, even if you don’t like some of them.

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Can introverts excel at project management?

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Inc.com contributor John Brandon once believed that his introverted personality held him back in his leadership roles. Now he knows better.

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Failure Friday: Melting Cars, Facebook Drama

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Skilled project managers can work wonders for a business. Then, of course, there are the unskilled ones.

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