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Project Management and Workplace Respect

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This blog is dedicated to raising awareness about workplace respect in relation to project management. Workplace disrespect is a worldwide problem that is exceedingly damaging to projects and business. Incivility negatively impacts project success and results in financial, human resources, productivity, risk management, and legal costs. There are many things PMs and organizations can do to prevent and address workplace disrespect. This blog aims to help guide the way.

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Podcast on Dealing with Workplace Bullies

PM World Journal Editor's Choice Award

What to Do if a Leader is Accused of Harassment

Workplace Culture and Project Success

International Project Management Day Events for PMI Switzerland

Podcast on Dealing with Workplace Bullies

Categories: presentation

Delighted to be interviewed by Richard Fitzpatrick for the Ireland based Project Management Paradise podcast. Click on the link below if you would like to listen.

http://projectmanagementparadise.com/episode-89-dealing-workplace-bullying-paul-pelletier/

Posted on: April 18, 2018 12:05 PM | Permalink | Comments (5)

PM World Journal Editor's Choice Award

Categories: article, diversity

I'm humbled to receive a 2017 Editor's Choice Award from the PM World Journal for my article on Diversity Intelligence.

2017 PMWJ Editor's Choice Award - Pelletier by Paul Pelletier on Scribd

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Posted on: December 15, 2017 09:55 AM | Permalink | Comments (9)

What to Do if a Leader is Accused of Harassment

Categories: article, harassment, leadership

A recent article on Inc.com provides great practical advice on what to do if a colleague accuses a leader in your workplace of sexual harassment. While the article is focused on North American examples, the content is valuable to all of us. 

Posted on: October 19, 2017 11:58 AM | Permalink | Comments (6)

Workplace Culture and Project Success

I contributed to a PMI colleague's booked, "Say Yes to Project Success". The authors interviewed 108 project management experts asking key questions about how to achieve project success. My response focused on how a respect team and workplace culture are critical to project success.

The result is an excellent book filled with the wisdom of global PM gurus who led over 2000 projects in 119 countries.  Here's the link to the book

Posted on: October 19, 2017 11:40 AM | Permalink | Comments (4)

International Project Management Day Events for PMI Switzerland

I have the honour of keynoting two events celebrating International Project Management Day in Geneva (Nov. 1, 2017) and Basel (Nov. 2, 2017), Switzerland for PMI Switzerland. Both events will involve a presentation called Queen Bees, Control Freaks & Workplace Terrorists - Dealing with your Project Nightmare."

Here are the links to the events:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ipmd-2017-control-freaks-queen-bees-and-workplace-terrorists-basel-tickets-37969228986

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ipmd-2017-control-freaks-queen-bees-and-workplace-terrorists-romandie-tickets-37976663222

Posted on: September 21, 2017 02:16 PM | Permalink | Comments (7)
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