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Q&A: Social Media for Project Managers

At the end of last calendar year, I gave a presentation about social media for project managers at PMI Learning, Education and Development Community of Practice. They have a very successful online book club, and were discussing my book. It was great to be asked to join them and share some of my ideas. The…

Networking: What can you do?

Heather White, CEO of The Magic of Networking Ltd., a training, consulting and coaching firm that specializes in career and corporate networking, was my interview subject on my mission to transform you all into Office Goddesses. Networking can be a difficult task for women. What’s the point? It’s all about eating the fat and drinking…

How to track percent Complete

You need to consider many different figures when you try to calculate percentagecomplete in Gantt charts. Also, you will need to get lots of information from others. Or do you? You can track percent completion on your project in a few easy ways so you know what information to put into your software. This article…

How to Improve Your Projects in an Hour

We get an extra hour because the clocks will soon go back. I used to be able spend it in bed, but now I expect it to be spent watching children’s TV. The boys won’t understand what it means to lie in, and it will take them a few days before they adjust to the…

Beyond Collaboration Overload (Book Review).

(This post contains affiliate hyperlinks. Please read my full disclosure. Rob Cross’s book Beyond Collaboration Overload will change the way you think about working together. Everyone expects us all to work together, every day. Teams are more self-managing than team structures. Collaboration is only part of the job. But no one can teach you how…

Advances in Project Management [Book review]

(This post contains affiliate hyperlinks. Please read my full disclosure. I was very excited to receive Advances in Project Management because I like to keep abreast of what others think is important in my field. It wasn’t really new material, which was disappointing. It’s a compilation from extracts and summaries of the Advances in Project…

5 Ways to Use Visual Project Management

Visual project management simply means using graphs, pictures, graphs, and charts to present project information. People who prefer to draw or mindmap their To Do lists have done so for years. Those who prefer creating lists prefer to create a list of tasks. We are seeing that project management tools are becoming more flexible to…