Andre Vondran
8/6/2016 · 3 min read · +100 · 1
To Project Managers and 3 more
Project Management at a glance

Project Management at a glance

Perhaps most important amongst all skills as a project manager is the ability to lead and demonstrate leadership, particularly authentic leadership. A good project manager manages a project; a great project manager leads a project. Failing to...

Andre Vondran

Andre Vondran

Thanks for your kind words and taking the time to read my Post. Best Regards, André

9/6/2016

Anonymous

Well put Andre - Project management, especially when working with cross functional teams, is like 'herding cats' and requires strong leadership skills to be effective. Thanks for pointing this out in your nicely written article.

8/6/2016
Andre Vondran
7/6/2016 · 1 min read · +400 · 1
Consider the impact of the project, not the size of the project.

Consider the impact of the project, not the size of the project.

A software architect might do ad hoc developing, or write up a limited test plan based on the risk analysis when project is not big enough to justify extensive coding.Consider the impact of the project errors, not the size of the project.Software...

Donald Retreage
18/5/2016 · 2 min read · +900 · 2
To Senior leadership and 7 more
12 Tips for Successful Team Building

12 Tips for Successful Team Building

In every workplace, people talk about building teams, working successfully as teams and “my” team. Few people actually realize how to go about building an effective team. It is a challenge to build a cohesive team.Essentially, team building...

Anonymous

Inclusiveness!

2/6/2016
Donald Retreage

Donald Retreage

Hey there mark, Thank you for the Like on my post "12 Tips for Successful Team Building". Sometimes I am able to find appropriate relevant content to match a particular alphabet. Does not work all the time.. Was there any part of each article that you liked in particular? Glad to have you here, and hope to make it worth your time. Cheers, Donald https://www.linkedin.com/in/dretreage

2/6/2016
Jim Taggart
23/5/2016 · 5 min read · +100 · 1
To Leadership and 4 more
Are You a Smarty Pants?

Are You a Smarty Pants?

Fill in the blank in the following quotation to see if you correctly identify the decade in question: Any company that aspires to succeed in the tougher business environment of the ______ must first resolve a basic dilemma: success in the...

Brian McKenzie

Brian McKenzie

Enjoying the last 8 years of 'Defensive reasoning, therefore, helps us as individuals to keep our assumptions and beliefs private from others as we go about our daily activities.' ie - Blame Bush. (not that the guy is a saint - by any means or measure -but it is beyond time to Own your OWN Fail) ps - the housing mortgage crisis built upon unfunded fraction derivatives in toxic asset bundling never ended - they simply changed the name from 'Sub Prime' to 'Non-Prime" and have continued the exact same game.

23/5/2016

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