It was a huge honour to be asked to contribute to the eBook on 40 PPM Experts on Making the Transition from Project Management to Project Leadership. There is some really good advice in this book. I highly recommend reading all the articles.
I recently came across a really good infographic that shows why it is important to train project managers. The infographic by PM Alliance shows the impact the training will have on an organisation’s projects. Click on the image below to zoom in.
I recently connected with Lucid Meetings on Twitter and highly recommend that you follow them for some really interesting tweets. In addition they also have a really good blog with lots of great information for project managers. A good example of their content is this infographic on the 7 keys to successful client meetings. Once […]
We all know that project management can be stressful particularly when you are trying to hit tight timescales. This week’s presentation is top tips to stress less by two fantastic colleagues that I work with Jo Mason and Andy Johnson. I highly recommend that you connect them.
This really good infographic by capterra.com shows that Microsoft Project is still the most popular project management software product. What is interesting is more Microsoft Project users are on LinkedIn than Twitter which is the exact opposite of Basecamp. I wonder if this means if you like LinkedIn more than Twitter you are more likely […]
Following a popular blog post that I wrote here is a presentation on the 5 Things That Begin With The Letter S That Will Increase Project Success. I would love to get your feedback; please leave a comment below and do not forget to read the accompanying blog post.
Often projects can get into trouble because of poor estimation on the amount of effort required. This great presentation by Chris O’Halloran sets out how to do project estimation properly. Once you have checked it out go to Striking Project Management and connect with Chris who also writes a great blog. Project Estimation from Striking […]
With so much going on do you struggle to focus? This great infographic by Anna Vital of Funders and Founders offers some great tips on how to focus.
Every project manager needs to view this slideshare by Tony Adams. When you think about it we always look at project management from a negative perspective looking at what could fail or go wrong. This presentation will change the way you view risk and increase your chances of successfully delivering your project. Once you have […]
There seems to be so much to do and not enough time to do it. This great infographic shows how some LinkedIn influencers save time and get more done. Productivity Hacks from LinkedIn Influencers from LinkedIn
Following the blog post I published 2 weeks ago I have produced a very simple presentation on What is a Project. Do you agree? Would you add anything else?
I came across a great infographic shared by Elizabeth Harrin (a really good blog that you need to subscribe to) about Project Manager skills. The infographic was created by Brandeis University
So it is the start of the new year and you have made promises about what you will achieve in 2014. One way to ensure you achieve everything that you want to do is to be come more productive. Here is a fantastic infographic by Anna Vital of Funders and Founders on how to be […]
Every Monday I share a project management themed presentation. Occasionally I feature a project management presentation that I created. Throughout 2013 by far my most popular presentation with over 5,700 views was on How To Write Excellent Project Scope In 5 Steps. The presentation was also featured on Haiku Decks gallery of hand picked presentations. […]
Following the blog post I published last week I have produced a very simple presentation on my secret project planning tip.