Sun, 15 Sep 2019 18:08:05 GMT The Lazy Project Manager https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/261088/The-Lazy-Project-Manager Peter Taylor is the author of two best-selling books on ‘Productive Laziness' - ‘The Lazy Winner' and ‘The Lazy Project Manager'. In the last 4 years he has focused on writing and lecturing with over 200 presentations around the world in over 25 countries and has been described as ‘perhaps the most entertaining and inspiring speaker in the project management world today'. His mission is to teach as many people as possible that it is achievable to ‘work smarter and not harder' and to still gain success in the battle of the work/life balance. More information can be found at www.thelazyprojectmanager.com - and through his free podcasts in iTunes. The Lazy Project Manager is 10 years old! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/56161/The-Lazy-Project-Manager-is-10-years-old- Tue, 10 Sep 2019 12:13:02 GMT To celebrate this major milestone the book is free on Amazon (Kindle version only) for the whole of September - so grab your copy and tell everyone you know in the world of project management Thank you - all of the 'lazy' project managers around the world It has been an amazing 10... The Balanced PMO https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/55171/The-Balanced-PMO Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:56:08 GMT As with most things in life (and business) getting a balance right can prove far more effective, especially in the long run, than having a single focus that ignores other key elements. The same is true of the PMO. A balanced approach will definitely pay dividends and will not only ensure that ... The Lazy Project Manager - Conference and Corporate Speaker https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/50354/The-Lazy-Project-Manager---Conference-and-Corporate-Speaker Fri, 04 Jan 2019 17:05:15 GMT As we all start the journey that is 2019, a few questions: Are you investing in your project management community? Does your team need better presentation skills? Do your sponsors and executives need better understanding of business change impact? Do you have plans for a business event i... The Presentation on Presentations https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/49641/The-Presentation-on-Presentations Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:47:24 GMT A new book for you and your team: How to become a more confident public speaker the 'Lazy' way - Available now on Amazon Am I a public speaking expert? An interesting thought and hardly one that I could answer myself. I could say, with complete accuracy, that I have (at the time of ... The Meaningless Blog https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/49351/The-Meaningless-Blog Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:01:36 GMT Can I borrow you for a sec because I’m stacked? It will be a win-win situation. I have been blue sky thinking and want to keep you in the loop on my thinking outside of the box, as well as picking your brains, I’m just playing devils’ advocate on this teamwork/dreamwork idea. Will ... Impress Clients and Executives https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/45172/Impress-Clients-and-Executives Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:48:01 GMT And the clock is ticking … Too late, you have missed the moment since your clients and executive’s attention span is reducing rapidly! A Canadian survey of media consumption, commissioned by Microsoft, noted that the average attention span had fallen yet again, it was now just... Project Management Reading https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/43639/Project-Management-Reading Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:44:09 GMT 3 books from The Lazy Project Manager for only £10 (eBooks only – pdf format) Just select your 3 choices from the below list and then email me at Peter Taylor (or message me) and I will send out the simple PayPal payment options and then email your 3 books - easy! Get Fit with ... Mentoring the Next Generation https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/38660/Mentoring-the-Next-Generation Wed, 28 Feb 2018 16:14:46 GMT It was one of those moments. I was thinking that I really should get writing again and get some blogs out there in the big wide web of wonderment, but couldn’t think what to say or write about, and then ‘wham’, I get a message through my website contact form www.thelazyprojectmanag... https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/36253/ Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:26:15 GMT As the new year kicks off and I look ahead at my wish list diary I came up with three things I would love to be able to do in this year. Well to be precise, three places I would love to visit - ideally speaking about what I love, project management, whilst I am there. So, if you are part of a... I need your Presentation Experience https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/35943/I-need-your-Presentation-Experience Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:13:20 GMT So here's the thing - I have, as it turn out, two slightly unexpected weeks free (before I start a new and exciting job) and I thought 'why not write a book?' - and why not indeed. But that isn't too long so I then decided a) I would write a book where I had a lot of the mater...