Fri, 19 Jul 2019 20:43:50 GMT The Healthy Project Manager https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/524809/The-Healthy-Project-Manager Matching up wellness coaching and motivational interviewing techniques with project management-along with inclusion and inspiration-is my goal. Have you stepped back and looked at yourself? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/54708/Have-you-stepped-back-and-looked-at-yourself- Mon, 01 Jul 2019 21:21:53 GMT Have you ever asked someone to shadow you while facilitating meetings to provide feedback - with the goal to measure and improve your PM performance?  It’s not for the faint of heart, but it is an excellent way to grow.  Some ideas: Self-improvement:  Several years ago I crea... WORKPLACE BULLYING https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/54333/WORKPLACE-BULLYING Wed, 05 Jun 2019 22:57:12 GMT SHOCKING - The numbers are staggering - according to the Balance Careers 60-million Americans are affected by workplace bullying.  60-MILLION AMERICANS!  Bullying doesn’t just occur in America – it is a global issue.  In January, I posted a PMI poll question on this site a... As Project Managers, do we have a spring in our step? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/53470/As-Project-Managers--do-we-have-a-spring-in-our-step- Thu, 02 May 2019 21:08:30 GMT Here in North America, spring is in full bloom – it is beautiful!  The season is abundant with new life and renewed energy.  It made me wonder if I have a spring in my step?  The Cambridge English dictionary describes a spring in our step as walking energetically in a way that s... LET'S EMBRACE CHANGE https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/52930/LETS-EMBRACE-CHANGE Tue, 02 Apr 2019 15:33:16 GMT As my grandmother was losing her battle with cancer, I took her hand and asked her what I needed to know about life before she left me.  We were close and I felt afraid about stepping into the future without her.  Nearly daily I hear her response in my thoughts.  She replied “li... Do you believe in luck? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/52070/Do-you-believe-in-luck- Mon, 04 Mar 2019 15:44:17 GMT Do you believe in luck? I enjoyed reading the book by Janice Kaplan titled “How Luck Happens”.  It sparked so many interesting thoughts for me and the author describes how you can put yourself in situations so good luck will happen more frequently for you.  Did you end up in... Can you love your job? https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/51626/Can-you-love-your-job- Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:04:27 GMT February – the month of LOVE.  It’s everywhere you look in decorations, foods and even emotional commercials.  Personal love is one thing; professional love is another.  Years ago I worked on the build, design and development of health coaching for a large insurance com... Top 5 recommendations for increased confidence & competence in 2019 https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/51604/Top-5-recommendations-for-increased-confidence---competence-in-2019 Wed, 13 Feb 2019 23:50:13 GMT Top 5 surprising recommendations for increased confidence and competence in 2019 CONFIDENCE:According to the dictionary, confidence is the feeling or belief that one can rely on or have belief in someone or something.  It’s a feeling of self-assurance.  COMPETENCE:Th...