Are you suffering from dealing with dishonest stakeholders whether they are clients, vendors or team members? If so, you need to learn where the dishonesty is coming from and stop it in its path. Some of the reasons people lie may surprise you.
At times, you may be tempted to treat team members like animals because they are acting like one. Before you do something you might regret, take a look at this entertaining slideshow to make sure you know how to identify those project beasts.
Workplace cultures have profound influences on your project team. Recognizing them and working with them – rather than trying to be lone salmon swimming upstream – spells the difference between project success and failure. Are you hip to your cultures?
Obtaining project feedback involves gathering feedback from sponsors, stakeholders and employees. Use the input to ensure you understand the requirements, needs and milestones necessary to make the project a success.
Conflicts in projects come from many avenues, including differences in personality; personal issues, such as racial issues; communication issues and leadership issues.
Delegation is important to the success of a business, and if done correctly, ensures that you, co-workers and your employees all work together as a team to get large jobs done smoothly.
If the annoying people on Project Runway, Apprentice and Master Chef have you thinking “Wow, I’d really like to aspire to those levels of losing friends and alienating people,” you’re in luck! Learn different behaviors you can add to your everyday functions that will make others detest you.
I’m not afraid to admit it. Legally Blonde is one of my favorite movies of all time. Not only is it entertaining in terms of storytelling, but I feel like I learn something every time I watch it. This last time I watched the movie, I realized that Elle Woods would make a great project manager.
Project managers manage human resources, finances and products or services required to produce a successful project outcome. Effective project managers ensure they have the right resources at the right time in the right place at the right cost.
Are you confused about where to begin with project budget development tasks? Fret not; use this comprehensive guide to project budgeting and costing, which features various resource materials about budgeting, costing, estimating and monitoring plus info on tools, techniques and software.