Mon, 21 Sep 2020 19:14:03 GMT Ethics Bistro https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/365304/Ethics-Bistro We all tackle ethical dilemmas. Wrong decisions can break careers. Which are the key challenges faced? What are some likely solutions? Where can we find effective tools? Who can apply these and why? Dry, theoretical discussions don't help. Join us for lively, light conversations to learn, share and grow! The A, B, C's of Ethics https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/65993/The-A--B--C-s-of-Ethics Wed, 16 Sep 2020 01:33:20 GMT What words do you associate with A, B and C? Alpha, Bravo, and Charlie? Or Apple, Ball, and Cat? As students return to the physical and virtual classrooms, let’s have some fun with some concepts of Ethics… What begins with A?  How about ACTION? I start with action not only becau... The Traps of a Conflict of Interest https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/65552/The-Traps-of-a-Conflict-of-Interest Wed, 12 Aug 2020 11:24:51 GMT Catherine lives in a small city, where everyone knows everyone, they are childhood friend, school mates, sports mates, colleagues who worked together at one point in time in their careers, neighbors, relatives, or connected with almost no degrees of separation! Simon, one of Catherine’s dir... Is there something called an ethical protest? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/64995/Is-there-something-called-an-ethical-protest- Wed, 01 Jul 2020 09:35:28 GMT I have witnessed several protests in my city and around the world lately. These protests were against the action taken or not taken, perceived bias by the government, organizations etc. Residents from my locality took part in these protests. When I spoke to them as why they were protesting agains... Avoiding the Alligators While Navigating Uncharted Territory https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/64528/Avoiding-the-Alligators-While-Navigating-Uncharted-Territory Mon, 08 Jun 2020 16:10:27 GMT 2020 has been quite a year so far….. And we aren’t even halfway through it.  Individuals, families, friends and business entities have been stretched (and stressed) in new and unusual way.  For those fortunate to still have a project management job, the challenges are often re... Ethics as a competence of the Portfolio Program Project Manager: a personal journey. https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/64012/Ethics-as-a-competence-of-the-Portfolio-Program-Project-Manager--a-personal-journey- Tue, 12 May 2020 13:53:40 GMT Hello, welcome to our blog. I would like to share a personal story and some lessons learned about ethics as a new competence for Project Managers. I will appreciate your comments and feedback. Some 20 years ago, I was recruited by a Global Corporation and was tasked to implement their Resource Ma... Workforce Ethical Dilemmas in times of COVID-19 https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63938/Workforce-Ethical-Dilemmas-in-times-of-COVID-19 Sat, 09 May 2020 18:21:11 GMT  As Angela started her car, a thought crossed her mind on when she gets home, will she be greeted by her family? It was a disturbing thought and so she set it aside trying not to dwell on it. Why would they not? They have been always ready to greet her with a hug as soon as she arrived from... Effective communication in COVID-19 crisis needs responsibility, respect, fairness, and honesty. https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63278/Effective-communication-in-COVID-19-crisis-needs-responsibility--respect--fairness--and-honesty- Thu, 02 Apr 2020 17:26:48 GMT Effective communication in COVID-19 crisis needs responsibility, respect, fairness, and honesty. Enrique Cappella, PMP.   Organizations and people are struggling to adapt to the new “normal” work environment and obtain high performance and quality. Working from home in a re... "To Do or Not To Do - That's The Question" - A Whistle-blower's Dilemma https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/62679/-To-Do-or-Not-To-Do---That-s-The-Question----A-Whistle-blowers-Dilemma Mon, 09 Mar 2020 03:43:32 GMT "The sign of a first-class mind is the ability to hold two opposing views at the same time and still retain the ability to function."  - F. Scott Fitzgerald Mary seemed worried as she gulped her lunch and dashed off to her office. Nina, her lunch-buddy followed her to check if ever... Only YOU Can Do This https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/62267/Only-YOU-Can-Do-This Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:02:04 GMT Last summer, back in July 2019, I was attending one of the largest technology users’ conferences in sunny San Diego-California, where the last slide of the keynote opening speech caught my eye and I kept thinking about it until writing this blog.   Jack Dangermond (President and Ow... Vital Work Venture Varies with Vickie's Values https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/59449/Vital-Work-Venture-Varies-with-Vickie-s-Values Wed, 15 Jan 2020 16:06:30 GMT Vickie was on the horns of a serious dilemma. It had almost made her miss the brilliant orange and red colors of the setting sun. A chilly breeze and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee from the pantry prompted Vickie to take a break. As she sipped on the steaming brew, her mind rewound events of ...