Better solutions to challenges are out there. It’s a matter of capturing them. A systematic process for doing so exists, along with data for showing it works. View the complete post on linkedin.com.
My article titled: Achieving Management Commitment for Project Success has “Published” on Monday, August 14, 2017 on the Portal ProjectTimes. Below is a link to the article. It highlights the pervasive problem surrounding lack of project support from upper managers and suggests actions to take. https://www.projecttimes.com/articles/achieving-management-commitment-for-project-success.html
In this blog post, I highlight the dismal state of upper management support for projects, then reference suggestions that would help.
This post deals with the difficult challenge of saying “No” when the pressure is on to say “Yes.”
This post highlights how effective communications start with you. It summarizes our presentation at the PMI Global Congress North America in San Diego.
A universal objective is to achieve better results from project-based work. Excellence in sponsorship as a major role in optimizing outcomes is a fervent belief held by colleague Alfonso Bucero, myself, and many others. Sponsor performance on many projects, however, is a very different story. A sponsor initiates, funds, and supports the project from inception…
Click on the image to read about assessing “set points” as a means to understand and deal with difficult people and situations.
Click on the image to see a process for operating across organizational boundaries–such as functions, organizations, or geographies–where you need to influence without authority.
Are You an Effective Negotiator? View this LinkedIn.com post to pursue this question about your skills as a negotiator. Get hints how to improve.
This post highlights one chapter in our book and topic within an upcoming seminar that Alfonso Bucero and I conduct.