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Project Management, Leadership, and the US Presidential Election

Project Management can be difficult in many organizations. Depending on the organizational structure it can be near impossible for the project manager to have the power, influence, or resources to complete a task. 751 more words


September 2016 Posts

This account is necessary to provide me with standing to edit and post on other WordPress blogs. My posts for the month, with links are: 36 more words

Stakeholder Management

Stakeholder-led project management: Communication as coordination

Projects must at all times ensure that members of the project are aware of what their role is and what is expected of them regarding decisions and actions. 855 more words

Stakeholder Engagement

The importance of knowing who to influence and how

I am sat in a conference room having just announced how the portfolio investment decisions are to be made across the IT division of a multinational pharmaceutical company for the coming year and there is stony silence all around me and on the conference phone.  1,312 more words

Change Management

Developing A Salient Relationship with Stakeholders

A less-bureaucratic, hierarchal relationship, that is based on moral commitment to stakeholders, may benefit long-term understanding and solution of stakeholder claims, according to the article “From Silent to Salient Stakeholders: A Study of Coffee Cooperative and the Dynamic of Social Relationships,” published in the journal Business & Society, coauthored by Anabella Davila, a research professor and the leader of the Strategy and Management in Emerging Economies Research Group at EGADE Business School, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico and Christiane Molina, professor at the Undergraduate School of Business, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico State Campus.

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Three things to think about when preparing your company for a ‘growth by acquisition’ strategy

At the risk of sounding trite, the opportunities for successful acquirers have never been as great as they are now nor the risks higher! The market generally views with suspicion those who would target growth through deals as their primary vehicle (the Valeant and SunEddison story is another in the litany of M&A disasters…see here for my… 660 more words

Mergers & Acquisitions

5 Steps to Facilitate a Sprint Planning Meeting in JIRA


This post details how to use JIRA as a tool to facilitate and lead Sprint Planning meetings. Have the development team, product owner, and scrum master present. 574 more words