Project Leadership Book Review: The Mindset for Creating Project Value

Title: The Mindset for Creating Project Value Author: Thomas G. Lechler, Ph.D. and John C. Byrne, Ph.D. Pages: 90 Format: Paperback From: www.pmi.org Book Review To what degree does the mindset of a project manager affect the achievement of project value? Some project managers question the constraints of a project and, despite these constraints, achieve […]
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Transactional Analysis: Are you a Parent, Child, or Adult Project Leader?

Transactional Analysis (TA) was developed in the 1960s by Dr. Eric Berne whose seminal book Games People Play became a best-seller. This book forever changed the study and practice of psychotherapy by defining the unit of social intercourse as a transaction. A transaction = stimulus + response. You interact with your project team in three […]
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Nine Project Leadership Web Sites

1. Gigaom at gigaom.com/collaboration/free-on-demand-project-management-help/ 2. activeCollab at www.activecollab.com 3. OpenAir at www.openair.com/sites/Landing/Project-Management.html 4. Brighthub at brighthub.com/office/project-management/media.aspx 5. Planning Force Express at www.planningforce-express.com 6. Alltop at project-management.alltop.com 7. Information Management at www.information-management.com/ 8. Work Etc. at www.worketc.com/Project_Management_Software 9. ezEnterprise at www.ezenterprise.net James L. Haner
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Project Leadership and Encouraging Feedback

Giving encouraging feedback is one of the most important communication skills you can engage in with members of your project team.  And like all project leadership skills, it takes practice to build your confidence and improve. The following is a “formula” for giving encouraging feedback that you can start using with your project team—today. “I have […]
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New Years’ Resolutions

Over the holidays I made some New Years resolutions of the things I wanted to accomplish this year. If you haven’t done this yet, I have some recommendations for you: Read “The Seven Arts of Change” by David Shaner. If you’re looking for a good read dealing with change management with a fresh perspective, this […]
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