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What’s in a Name?

When it comes to effective communication, a clear, concise and easily defined name for something is essential if you want people who are not directly involved in your special disciple to understand your message.  708 more words

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Making Projects Work: Effective Stakeholder and Communication Management

My third book, Making Projects Work is now generally available in hardback and Kindle editions.

Making Projects Work: Effective Stakeholder and Communication Management focuses on the skills needed by project management teams to gather and maintain the support needed from stakeholders to make their project successful. 268 more words

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Planning is the key – unlock your potential

Everyone that’s ever written a post on social media knows how difficult it can be sometimes to know what to write. It can also be hard to know who is seeing your posts and how you should talk to those people. 775 more words

Social Media

Are Sponsors over worked and under effective?

The Institute of Project Management (Ireland)  has published a  survey is based on self-reported information from their course based on nine major position descriptions/levels in reporting the data comparing the expected number of hours to be worked based on their terms of employment and the actual number of hours typically worked. 525 more words

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Opportunity Lost

The first edition of the RICS / APM guidance note on Stakeholder Engagement is a missed opportunity. Hopefully the second edition will plug many of the glaring gaps. 315 more words

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Mind your language

Communicating ideas effectively to another person needs a common language, and a common understanding of the meaning of the symbols used in the language. While this sounds simple, language can take many forms including images, sounds and writing. 1,408 more words

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Understanding stakeholder theory

I have used the term ‘stakeholder theory’ in a couple of recent posts on this blog without taking the time to explain what it is. 1,474 more words

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