Tags » Project Management

Why is it (almost) impossible to set deadlines for data science projects?

In many cases, attempts to set a deadline to a data science project result in a complete fiasco. Why is that? Why, in many software projects, managers can have a reasonable time estimate for the completion but in most data science projects they can’t? 785 more words


To manage effectively, think of delegation as a goal, not a means

New managers often ask me for advice on how to delegate: How do I decide what to delegate and who to delegate to? How do I successfully manage one project that has multiple contributors? 738 more words

Entrance Gates

For large multi-unit projects having a construction duration of several years…when a chain-link fence is used for the jobsite enclosure with a swinging double gate for access into the project…the builder should consider something more substantial for the gate posts…in place of the standard round hollow tube poles driven into the ground. 307 more words


FLUID Diversity Mentoring Programme 2017-18 Takes Off!

The 2017-18 FLUID Diversity Mentoring Programme, now in its fifth year, got off to a strong start at its recent launch at the RIBA… 1,139 more words

What is Leadership?

Leadership…What is it? Leadership IS NOT managing and it’s definitely not a title or a position!!! Leaders will be leaders and managers will be managers and while I believe that leaders make great managers not every manager is a great leader. 491 more words


Weekly Wednesday Wrap Up

I plan to share a weekly recap with you every Wednesday about the previous week’s adventures, ups and downs, challenges, new places, etc. I hope you’ll enjoy following along and will share some of your weekly favorites as well. 602 more words