Assertiveness is the ability to stand up for what you believe and express your ideas, opinions, make suggestions or recommendations and feel confident that your expressions are just as worthy of sharing as anyone else’s. As your assertiveness improves, so will your productivity and efficiency. You will soon see how being assertive allows you to work with people to accomplish tasks, solve problems, and reach solutions. Assertiveness is a skill and like all other skills it can be learned. Being assertive and maintaining a proper balance is a necessity for project success.
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This talk provides an overview of the consulting industry and the unique challenges involved in delivering quality products in the industry. It then walks through a step-by-step process that was developed and used to systemically evaluate the quality practices and performance of a consulting engineering firm. This organizational improvement effort provided deep learning, not only about quality, but how to systemically improve the quality performance of a company.
Through this session we'll explore the SAFe Release Train radar assessment and the Program Health radar assessment so you can determine if you're setting your teams up for success.
We all hold assumptions. Then we make decisions and take actions based on those assumptions. What makes assumptions so dangerous is that they are typically unspoken and therefore unverified, but we act as if those ideas are founded in certainty when they might not be. An even bigger threat to our projects is when other people hold assumptions about our work and we don’t know it. This can impact user adoption, timeline, scope, quality, and overall project success.
Mr. Paul Barnes of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) will address how the offshore oil and gas industry in eastern Canada has responded to changes in the environment, health and safety (EHS) regulatory environment post recent global aviation and oil spill tragedies.
Introduction webinar for August 2017 Book Club: Reaching Your Next Summit by Manley Feinberg
Closing Q&A webinar for August 2017 Book Club on Reaching Your Next Summit! by Manley Feinberg II
Introduction webinar for the August 2018 Book Club Selection, Project Risk Management: A Practical Implementation Approach by Michael M. Bissonette
August 2018 Book Club Q&A Closing Webinar - Project Risk Management: A Practical Implementation Approach
Closing Q&A webinar for August 2018 Book Club on Project Risk Management: A Practical Implementation Approach by Michael M. Bissonette .