Popular Project Management Blog Posts From 15 – 21 November 2013

The most popular project management blog posts from the last seven days 15 to 21 November 2013. Over the last week these are the most popular project management blog posts that people have been visiting from projectnewstoday.com

Popular Project Management Blogs

Why Bonus Systems Don’t Work

The last time I shared my advice on how to fix a bonus system it was something along the lines “get rid of that crap altogether; it is beyond any repair.” The system I’ve just mentioned wasn’t extraordinarily flawed – an incentive money system in the company next door can […]

Thu, Nov 14, 2013 Pawel Brodzinski

What’s Your Leadership Mnemonic?

Here is my personal leadership mnemonic. What’s yours? mnemonic |nɪˈmɒnɪk| noun a system such as a pattern of letters, ideas, or associations which assists in remembering something. Leadership Mnemonic L for listening. Listen to people. Listen to your employees. Listen for the good and the bad. If you don’t listen, “Yer know nothin’.” E for example. If […]

Thu, Nov 14, 2013 Leadership Thoughts

Doing Agile vs Being Agile

As a relatively new comer into the Agility scene, and as someone who’s entry into the Agile world was a result predisposed skepticism and rational thinking I sense I have a right (and an obligation) to reflect on the state of agility as manifested itself in discussions I am having with […]

Tue, Nov 19, 2013 Shim Marom

The 5 Skills You Need For Your PM Career

What does a project manager need to know? If you look down the job adverts on project management websites or in magazines you’ll see a long list of skills that employers ask for. If you look at the list of features on project management software tools you’ll find a host […]

Fri, Nov 15, 2013 ProjectManager.com

The Unresponsive Project Sponsor – Part III

The meeting with the sponsor Part I and Part II of our story. The day of the meeting arrived! Abigail started the meeting by thanking Sarah for her time and for choosing her to work on the project. She let Sarah know that she was excited to be working with […]

Thu, Nov 14, 2013 Gina Abudi

These are great project management blogs that are worth reading. What other good project management blogs did you read over the past 7 days?