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Advancing the country, project by project

The National Planning Commission of South Africa released the National Development Plan (NDP) in December 2011. Even though most people loosely use “plan” and “strategy” interchangeably, I prefer these two be understood as fundamentally separate.  358 more words


Top 10 Workplace Trends for 2014

According to China Gorman, CEO of the Great Place to Work Institute, the Top 10 workplace trends for 2014 are:

  1. Millennials make their mark
  2. Global goes global…
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Project Management

Adding Thought Diversity to Your Project Teams

 “The future of workplace diversity is here, and it’s not what you think. In fact, it’s how you think.” — Alison Griswold

In Griswold’s article, “ 237 more words

Project Management

Cecilia Chen

Title: Manger of Financial Reporting

Company: DirectCash Payments Inc.

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Having only started with DirectCash Payments Inc. two years ago, Cecilia Chen has quickly moved up the ranks to manager of financial reporting. 187 more words


Questions for project team leaders

A list of questions have been collected from students attending assorted courses on leadership and project management. Each question offers possibilities for personal reflection or team discussion. 225 more words

SharePoint project managers wanted – really?

Oops it happened again. In my search for my next big challenge I came across a great intranet roll-out project, only the role advertised was not for a project or change manager or lead, but as so often a SharePoint Project Manager. 353 more words

Program Management

Lessons in Leadership from Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos

After the Denver Broncos Super Bowl loss earlier this year, it took me a while to realize that there were some positive lessons to be learned from watching my favorite team lose at the very end of the season.  468 more words

Project Management