The most common question I get asked is why did you go?
I just got back from the Academy of Management conference. It was great. Over 10,000 people assembled to share and talk about all aspects of management. Academics, leading lights in organisations, authors and practitioners.
Written by John White for the Huffington Post – It’s so good I have to share it
As my company, Social Marketing Solutions, and beBee, (the professional social media network where I am a Brand Ambassador) both continue to grow, my role is evolving into one of leadership for a wide group of people.
One of the great mysteries of the 21st century. 40% of organisational budgets are allocated to projects (whether we call them projects or programs). Our education around managing projects accredits the structure, science, tools and admin. Yet people wanting the outcome are dissatisfied with the result 85% of the time.