We can become hypersensitive to how miscommunication and familial strife can affect our day-to-day life. And when we boil it down, it's all about stakeholder mismanagement. Below are 4 of the most common pitfalls we have when managing stakeholders, in either our personal or professional lives.
Interpersonal skills often get a bad wrap as being “common sense” or “fluffy”, with people giving more of their time and attention to develop their technical skills. The more we lose focus on the importance of interpersonal skills, the more at risk we are to have a poor emotionally intelligence, which can hurt our relationships and our careers. Let’s take a look at 11 aspects of interpersonal skills stressed in the PMBOK Guide -- Fifth Edition.
You just completed an amazing project -- an accomplishment you were so passionate about that it compelled you to perform at your very best. Now imagine if every goal you chased ended this way. Here are 10 ways to help you sprint towards your goals at Cheetah Speed.
Which driver’s seat would you rather be in every workday morning, 52 weeks a year, for the odd 40 working years of your life? Only you can change directions to find a career that ignites the passion in you and makes you find the fun in your field.
Learning is a very personal investment that will stay with you throughout your life wherever you go. So make sure to take responsibility of your learning goals and invest in them as you would any other valuable asset.
Are you a Planner or a Doer? What’s great about project management is that it brings both sides of the spectrum together so that planners will eventually execute and do their project tasks and doers must first plan their project tasks before jumping right in. A relatively new way to do project management has made this merger of “planners” and “doers” even more seamless: Agile principles and practices.
When you tackle your Project Manager fame as you would any project -- in an objective, systematic, and measurable way -- you are sure to succeed in showing your stuff to ensure that you are spotted and get noticed.
The techniques of Accelerated Learning are not only for the rare few who are gifted with a special genius at birth. Accelerated Learning techniques are concepts that anyone can learn with some practice and dedication.