Why was there real tension in the room?

The 14 people were clearly struggling. They were reluctant to engage with each other or with me. What was going on? Let me set the scene a bit more. This was a course for project sponsors and the group were all senior managers. We spoke about the research which all pointed to the importance of the sponsor role, and the … Read More > Related Posts: Who are your good project management role models? Do you believe in this project?

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Back to Basics: How to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

Back to Basics: How to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

latest post at my WORTH SHARING website is loaded with links that will help you learn all about the field of sleep medicine , some free apps that can help you assess the quality of your sleep and some other tools to help you improve your overall sleep quality.

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Articles & Templates from PMIS

Articles & Templates from PMIS

Description:   From the website… “No registration required to download or read anything on our website  …  We have a number of free resources for project management practitioners and those interested in the subject. This includes articles, how to’s, templates and information that is often of real interest to those who work in project management – and to project based businesses.” Link to Articles & More:     http://www.pmis-consulting.com/articles/ Link to Templates:   http://www.pmis-consulting.com/free-project-management-templates/ Limitation:   None Publisher:   http://www.pmis-consulting.com/ What Publisher is Selling:   “Founded in 1993 and operating from the UK, PMIS provides accredited classroom and online project management training , from ‘fundamentals’ to advanced courses. We have trained staff from well over a hundred organisations – sometimes hundreds of people from just one firm…”

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Project Management Career Q&A – Working for Free

Project Management Career Q&A – Working for Free

I’m trying to get into my first project management role, I’m not sure where to start or even if I should consider working for free to get started? Getting your first break in a formal and recognised project management position can be tough; especially so if you are entering the employment market for the first … The post Project Management Career Q&A – Working for Free appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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Project Management Career Q&A – Non-Governmental Organisations

Project Management Career Q&A – Non-Governmental Organisations

I work for a non-governmental organization (NGO) and I’m a member of PMI. Could you point me towards any development resources I could use specifically in this sector? I know just how important good project management is in NGOs and how some elements of project delivery can differ from other sectors. You may already be … The post Project Management Career Q&A – Non-Governmental Organisations appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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Project Delivery – 5 Areas Ripe for Regular Detox

Project Delivery – 5 Areas Ripe for Regular Detox

In the lead up to Christmas we’re all a little like headless chickens. We push and rush to close out or tidy up loose ends before everyone disappears on their well-deserved breaks and to give us piece of mind. Why do we do this mad rushing about? And, why is it not limited to the festive season? Perhaps it’s habit. Perhaps we’re reflecting those around us. Perhaps we think it’s the right thing to do.

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