Are You Going The Extra Mile?

Recently, I was asked, “What are the most important things you’ve learned along the way? The question was asked within the context of business and especially as a woman in business. But whatever your current status, interests and aspirations, it’s a great self-test question worth asking from time to time.

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The 6 Keys To Project Success

This week our new Prime Minister exclaimed that the leader of the Labor party was, by asking the same question and expecting a different answer, demonstrating the triumph of hope over experience.

I chuckled as that’s exactly what I say when I hear any of the following:

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THE COMPETENCY STUFF

I used to think, and say vociferously, that if a project fails it’s the fault of the PM – black and white. There wasn’t a case where I allowed for any other commentary.
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A Project Manager’s Guide to Influence

Project managers who think their job is simply to execute their plan are deluding themselves. Clients want people who can fit in and work out how to get it done. Nobody paves the way and project managers have to figure out how to influence.

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