Emotional Intelligence is a Must in PM

Our journey through life is colored by people’s reaction to us.  I’ve encountered several situations today where my attitude defined the result of the interaction that I had.  A few weeks ago I bought a cordless phone that was damaged within a week of its...

Work/Life Balance

Project management practitioners are some of the hardest workers I’ve encountered.  This may be because of the nature of the work that they perform.  The speed of change requires a certain level of devotion that borders on sacrifice.  Often organizational needs...

The People Side of Project Management

Humans are social animals and as such our existence is defined by our interactions with people, especially those close to us.  We are impacted by individuals we encounter and we affect people we meet.  Positively or negatively our experiences in life are shaped by...

The Dream Team

I first heard the term dream team when the US decided to allow NBA players to participate in the Olympic games in Barcelona back in 1992.  The US squad was then composed of some of the greatest players to ever play the game and thus the term dream team.  A few months...