Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:55:15 GMT Shifting Change: Insider Tips from Project Leaders https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/531526/Shifting-Change--Insider-Tips-from-Project-Leaders Today's world is influenced by change. Project managers and their organizations need to embrace and sometimes drive changes to keep up with the pace in highly competitive environments. In this blog, experienced professionals share their experiences, tips and tools to manage and exploit changes and take advantage of them. The blog is complimentary to the webinar series of the Change Management Community Team and is managed by the same individuals. Lessons in Sponsoring Change https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/54832/Lessons-in-Sponsoring-Change Tue, 09 Jul 2019 18:31:04 GMT A few years ago, I decided to hire a general contractor to build a house for me. The contractor, Ron, told me that the typical house takes 160 days to complete - from groundbreaking to occupancy.  He then warned me that because the house was 700 feet off the main road in a heavily wooded area, ... The 5 Building Blocks of the Creative Organization https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/54620/The-5-Building-Blocks-of-the-Creative-Organization Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:11:15 GMT That creativity is one of the most important prerequisites to keep the engine of your organization running, will not surprise you anymore. Many renowned studies underscore this adamantly. When you as a manager or entrepreneur think future-oriented, then you most likely have already undertaken at lea... Finding Strengths - In Others! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/53558/Finding-Strengths---In-Others-- Tue, 25 Jun 2019 03:59:58 GMT Over the last couple of months, I have had the pleasure of offering two webinars exploring the use of character strengths as project managers. In the second webinar we moved onto the topic of seeing strengths in others - the second three phases in the SBPM model – See, Acknowledge, Leverage. ... Finding Strengths - In You! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/53557/Finding-Strengths---In-You-- Mon, 20 May 2019 11:00:00 GMT Over the last couple of months, I have had the pleasure of offering two webinars exploring the use of character strengths as project managers. In the first webinar, we focused on and developing your own strengths as a project manager. We were looking at the first three phases in the SBPM model &ndas... The Power of The Living Organization® https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/53267/The-Power-of-The-Living-Organization-- Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:20:09 GMT All organizations as we know them today are living organizations as they are run by living beings. Unfortunately, some organizations are much more alive than others. The ones that are more alive tend to be much more aware of their living nature. Organizations like human beings follow an evolution... The Fertile Liaison between Creativity, Change and Innovation https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/52467/The-Fertile-Liaison-between-Creativity--Change-and-Innovation Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:58:20 GMT By Walter Vandervelde Not that long ago, a somewhat mysterious cloud shrouded creativity on the work floor. Everybody seemed to have their own definition and understanding of the word. The connotation with more artistic professions or (applied) art forms was never far away. Designers, copywriters... Welcome to the change management community of practice blog! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/52168/Welcome-to-the-change-management-community-of-practice-blog- Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:59:54 GMT Today’s world is influenced by change. In so many different aspects of our work and lives we are constantly under the pressure of changing demands, time schedules and technology. Every day we are expected to give our best within our teams and our communities to stay afloat and keep the pace in...