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No 11. Metrics - Part 1

Demonstrating success is a crucial part of any project or programme. As every Project or Programme Manager knows there are two kinds of success criteria – the criteria that demonstrates everything was delivered on time, on budget, to the required standard and the criteria that demonstrates the overall objective has been achieved. 416 more words

Theory

Bribes

For much of the week, the students at the school where C has his culinary program have been taking a new, way too time consuming standardized test (because another test is a good use of their time). 336 more words

Parenting

5 Things a Poorly-Planned Budget Has Taught Me

I’m a little exhausted, so I don’t want to write up a whole thing, but I was thinking about budgets today, and I thought I’d share those thoughts with y’all. 1,090 more words

Sourcing Materials

We Can't Fix What Is Broken

I consider myself to be a control-freak. I have always struggled with taking control and fixing things in the way I see fit.  I am still learning that I am not the only person who understands how to do things, and I should rely on others, trusting them. 495 more words

Lessons Learned

#12: Entrepreneurs need to be truly believers!

Dear readers,

The classes of Lean Entrepreneurship Project are over, meaning that our start up has gone through every necessary steps before launching it to the market. 522 more words

Lessons Learned

10 Ways to Awaken Your Inner Artist Part II

This is Part II and the conclusion of the article written last week about awakening the inner artist in you.  To read Part I, click here… 554 more words

Life Of An Indie Musician

Another lesson learned

I have already mentioned earlier that my stupid eye trouble taught me a few lessons (see “Lessons Learned”). Now I have come to the conclusion that these months have taught me something else, a bit disturbing, but still valuable. 531 more words

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