This long weekend in the USA, tied around the Thanksgiving holiday, is rooted in family renewal and enjoyment. In America, that also means an opportunity to get ready for the upcoming “giving season” of Christmas and Hanukah. Retailers typical get up to 40% of their annual sales in this period, so nothing is left behind [...]
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Recently, I have been studying the works of a writer called Parker Palmer. Parker is a teacher who has become world famous communicating some “truths” of how to teach effectively. As much of what we do as project managers falls into an educational category, I am learning a lot from him. A great read for [...]
What an overused word transparency is today. In recent years it’s banded about like some great revelation to management and self help gurus alike. What monumental balderdash! Suddenly we awake one morning and decide that we will be honest, open, clear with everyone we deal with on a project. We won’t hide that key piece [...]