So, You Wanna Be a Change Management Consultant?
10 Jan

So, You Wanna Be a Change Management Consultant?

My son’s friends were over the other night watching a sports event. They are all partway through university and beginning to think seriously about their careers. One of them asked me what I did for a living. Being a change management consultant, I knew better than to say that. Unless people have experience working with […]

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Leading Communications, Leading Change: Do’s and Don’ts
23 Sep

Leading Communications, Leading Change: Do’s and Don’ts

A lot has been written on how important communications is, and how to coordinate and manage communications. But what if you are a Project Manager or leader in an organization undergoing change? What’s your role in leading communications? What should you be doing, and what should you be delegating to others? In my years leading […]

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Secrets to a Great Communication Plan
06 Sep

Secrets to a Great Communication Plan

How management and staff communicate with one another plays a crucial role in employee morale, office atmosphere, and resulting quality of work done.  Good communication among all levels within an organization leads to increased productivity, trust, confidence, and strong working relationships. For that reason, paying attention to communications as part of a project is very […]

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Turn Reluctant Leadership Around in 5 Steps
22 Feb

Turn Reluctant Leadership Around in 5 Steps

Here it is, the third and final blog in the series on change leadership. The first blog highlighted the key traits of excellent change leaders. The second blog covered what the four types of Change Leader are and how to work with them. This blog is on how to align all those different types of […]

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The Simpsons Meet Project Management on LinkedIn…
16 Jun

The Simpsons Meet Project Management on LinkedIn…

…sort of. Joel Cohen, the Writer and Producer of the Simpsons was the closing keynote speaker on Day 2 of the PW*BAW Project Management conference. And Leslie Hughes, President of Punch Media, did a very stimulating and helpful session on improving your LinkedIn presence. Below are some pointers I hope you will find useful in […]

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PW*BAW Conference Day 1: Key Lessons for Project Managers
09 Jun

PW*BAW Conference Day 1: Key Lessons for Project Managers

Here are some good lessons for Project Managers from a very good conference. Thank you to the organizers of the PW*BAW Conference in Toronto, Canada, June 4-7, 2018. Great event! Great speakers! Super venue and food! I was able to attend two sessions the first day, and three the second day. Here are what I think […]

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