This brings us to the major activity for many business process analysts, project managers and consultants; that of Business Process Modeling. While many organizations don’t want to start there, we have to start somewhere. And that somewhere is the “as is” process. How things are done today, warts and all. When an organization wants to [...]
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Don’t you just hate it when things are going bad, it’s early on a Monday and you already have five difficult moaning emails in your inbox and it seems the world is ganging up on you personally. Then some Pollyanna comes by your cube/office, notices your downer and retells, with great joy, “When life serves [...]
Posted in Project Management on Feb 21st, 2011
I often use jokes or analogies to get the point across in your project. One important point is to never make assumptions about situations. Always Ask This example shows the importance of the asking before starting into something. His request approved, the CNN News photographer quickly used a cell phone to call the local airport [...]