Tag Archives: leadership

Wanting to Disconnect and Focus

In the middle of 2017 I read this… “If you are like the typical owner, you’ll be pulling your phone out and using it some 80 times a day, according to data Apple collects. That means you’ll be consulting the … Continue reading

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Storytelling

SAs the new year is underway I am reminded of a book I read many years ago about a seanchai (Irish story teller) who use to go round the different communities in Ireland and tell stories to the villages in exchange for … Continue reading

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Recruiting – stop checking boxes and become more human

I have been a strong believer for some time that we just have to challenge ourselves to look at what we currently do and ask whether we should change and improve based on wanting to be more successful and grow. … Continue reading

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Always stay true

There are times as a Project Manager that you have to rise above the drama that unfolds not just on your project but in the work environment around you. That is part of day to day work life but the … Continue reading

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Project Terrorist

Have you ever come across that person on a project who seems to have the sole aim to ‘bad mouth’ and poison the projects progress and aims all while trying to be stealth about it and never being quite out … Continue reading

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Reduce the noise

I was reminded again this week of a couple of things when it comes to focusing on the ultimate goal of your project. 1) Never let the noise around a project distract you from what is the objective of the … Continue reading

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Don’t stifle the team when you need them most…

I have always been a great believer that Project Management is about the ability to lead a team of people to achieve a stated goal. The leadership aspect is the most important in being that Project Manager and a key … Continue reading

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