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What is a Sponsor Charter?

The relationship between the project sponsor and the project manager, or project leader, is extremely important and yet we spend so little time making sure we get it right. We

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Give Permission to Share Bad News

My friend Scott sent me a link this week to a great article from Harvard Business Review entitled “Are You Really Listening?”.   Please read it. https://hbr.org/2021/03/are-you-really-listening?utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=hbr&utm_source=twitter&tpcc=orgsocial_edit At its core, it

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Are Your Projects “Healthy”?

I was reminded recently that it is time for my annual physical. At my age, this is a pretty important time of the year and sometimes a little stressful.  None

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What Is a Project Execution Culture?

Over the many years of my involvement in project management, I eventually learned that project success comes from more than just good people, processes and tools.  Lately I’ve been very

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Do You Have a Mentor?

I have a brother who was a senior lawyer and managing partner at a Canadian law firm.  A few years before his retirement, he mentioned that he had a coach

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Leadership is About The Collective

After reading this article in the Globe and Mail this week, I was driven to post this video blog.  “Leadership… is about the collective. It’s about hiring and maintaining the

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Persuasive People are Likeable People

I read a great article today from our National Newspaper in Canada, The Globe and Mail. It was entitled “Want to be more persuasive?  Become more personable” by Merge Gupta-Sunderji.  

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4 Steps to Becoming More Resilient

(first published Aug 12, 2015) I recently heard a popular leader referred to as ‘tough as nails’.  She is famous for being in difficult situations and finding a way out

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RIP Bob Prentiss

Bob Prentiss passed away on September 14, 2020.   He was a leader in the BA community, a speaker at many of our conferences, and a recent influencer in the area

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Be the Best Version of Yourself

This interview was very special.  Bob Prentiss tells us the of his critical life lessons and explains why talking about them now is so important.     

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Championship Communications

Skip Weisman is a professional speaker, author and consultant specializing in team communications.  I sat down with him to pick his brain about the keys to great communicating.   He reviews

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