Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:50:13 GMT Extraordinary Leader https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/266812/Extraordinary-Leader Listen. Empower. Adapt. Dream ... LEAD   Helping you learn about the next generation of leadership tools, valuable tips and techniques. Leadership 2.0 is a new fresh approach to leadership for the next generation of leaders; start your journey of future growth and development to become an extraordinary leader. Six Ways to Engage with the PM Community in 2019 https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/50437/Six-Ways-to-Engage-with-the-PM-Community-in-2019 Mon, 07 Jan 2019 20:31:13 GMT It’s a new year and time to set some new goals.   Considering that you have 12 months to work towards those goals what better time to start. We have a great community of project managers here on ProjectManagement.com; its'a great place to get more engaged. Here are six tips... Strategy for Leaders https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/36660/Strategy-for-Leaders Tue, 16 Jan 2018 05:46:53 GMT Todd Williams, an executive consultant with three decades of experience helping organizations connect strategy to successful projects; just completed his latest book which was five years in the making.  In Filling Execution Gaps, Williams, closes the “gap” with a persuasive book tha... New Year, New Goals! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/36659/New-Year--New-Goals- Tue, 16 Jan 2018 05:39:32 GMT A new year is always a time to reflect on prior experience to move forward. Project managers (PM) need to learn to stretch themselves as they move along their career paths. Let’s look at how project managers can kick-start their career goals in 2018. Reflect Back – Take... Are Your Minding Your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/28848/Are-Your-Minding-Your-Emotional-Intelligence--EQ-- Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:20:30 GMT As project and program managers you have plenty of obstacles in your way — don’t become another one. Have you assessed your emotional intelligence skill set to leverage your strengths and close the gaps? You can read about these six competencies that can propel your leadership and i... Stakeholder Engagement https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/28700/Stakeholder-Engagement Fri, 14 Apr 2017 18:59:26 GMT Stakeholder engagement is a key topic that many project managers are either struggling with or are challenged developing key partnerships. Recently, I was interviewed by Elise Stevens from FixMyProjectChaos and here are the three tips I had to share: Click here to read article.  ... Silver Bullet to Project Success - Sponsor, PM and BA https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/28699/Silver-Bullet-to-Project-Success---Sponsor--PM-and-BA Fri, 14 Apr 2017 17:43:09 GMT Is your organization looking for that silver bullet; a fail-safe solution to avoid another project failure?  Project success should not be elusive if you have an executive sponsor, project manager and business analyst: 1) identified at the beginning of your project, 2) filled with competent tra... Women in Leadership https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/27715/Women-in-Leadership Fri, 10 Mar 2017 20:09:14 GMT March is Women's History Month; I'll kickoff posting for 2017 an excerpt from an interview I did a few years ago as blogger at ProjectWorld with the keynote speaker,  Jo Miller, CEO Women’s Leadership Coaching Inc. Jo Millers' advice for women is as relevant today as i... Leveraging Your Leadership https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/6797/Leveraging-Your-Leadership Thu, 25 Jul 2013 23:23:26 GMT We’re now in the lazy days of summer and I’ve spent the last six months immersed in leadership learning.  I’ve attended virtual leadership conferences/webinars/workshops (Leadercast, Milken Institute 2013, John Maxwell), partnered in my community to pilot a mentor program for ... Build Your Character - One Day at a Time https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/6211/Build-Your-Character---One-Day-at-a-Time Wed, 09 Jan 2013 07:09:56 GMT As we came to the end of 2012, I reflected on my accomplishments as a project manager and made a plan to set new personal growth and development goals and objectives. Learning and leading go hand in hand and if I wanted to prepare for a great year in 2013; I needed to reflect back to move forwar... Are You on the Road to Attain Your PMP? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/5666/Are-You-on-the-Road-to-Attain-Your-PMP- Sun, 22 Jul 2012 19:23:41 GMT Occasionally, I’ll get asked to review a book on project management or leadership.  It’s a great honor to be part of a community of project managers who recognize the benefits in giving back to their community.  John A. Estrella, author and PMP has recently published a book cal...