|Posted by beyondexecution on August 4, 2010 at 7:58 AM||comments (83)|
ok, I am trying this again, since I accidentally clicked on the wrong button and didn't save my entire blog entry.... (aaarrggghhhh!!!!)
This idea isn't new, but it hasn't really been adopted on a widespread basis. The idea works like this - an organization or department hires a project manager with the specific responsibility of managing project risk across multiple projects. Perhaps the ratio is something like 7-10 projects per risk PM, so the additional ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by beyondexecution on February 9, 2010 at 11:17 AM||comments (42)|
Even thought this book has been read by millions of people, the question for me always was - who are my en...
|Posted by beyondexecution on February 3, 2010 at 2:41 PM||comments (42)|
The story goes like this:
Indiana Jones and his entourage are trekking through the jungle with a mission to deliver some supplies to a village that is 3 days away. Indy is driving a jeep with a heavy load. He approaches a gorge ...
|Posted by beyondexecution on December 21, 2009 at 8:30 AM||comments (0)|
"Begin with the end in mind"
I love this quote. It defines everything I do. In case you haven't heard it before, it's one of the key 7 habits of successful people, from the book by Stephen Covey. I certainly don't downplay any of the other habits, but this is the one that resonates with me the most. Whenever I take on a task, project or endeavor, I always take the time to imagine what the end result looks like.
The story of profess...Read Full Post »
|Posted by beyondexecution on December 15, 2009 at 12:25 PM||comments (46)|
I've been talking about this concept for a while, and brought it a bit more to life in the recent risk management workshop I had.
A while back when I was teaching the risk management component at Sheridan College, I ran an exercise with the class. I separated them into three groups, with one being the sponsor/customer, the other being the project team, and the last being the project manager....Read Full Post »
|Posted by beyondexecution on December 1, 2009 at 10:55 AM||comments (0)|
Well, it looks like my website and email have finally been fixed. Here's what happened:
I currently have my domain name and email addresses with one provider, but no website or hosting. I found another provider that offered a very good website package for a better price than my domain provider. I had investigated that this is a workable solution, so I went with it. Then, my emails stopped working... AAAAGGHH!! As anyone knows, being without emails is ...Read Full Post »