Stress management for project managers? Before we are going to introduce tools and techniques on how to reduce stress or stay in balance in spite of stress, we address the question: Do project managers experience more stress? Projects normally have deadlines and ...
PRIMAVERA – A PROJECT MANAGEMENT TOOL by Julia Ezennaya Primavera software is an important tool used by successful project teams in various organizations to plan, monitor and control all the projects in the portfolio using time schedules, budget, cost and resources, while ensuring the goals and objectives of the project are met. The ...
Is a tool an answer to problems in your daily project work? by Irene Leggewie Lack of communication – a flood tide of emails instead Missing response to tasks – need of reiterate checking instead Wrong document versions circulating – then the statement in the meeting ‚I don’t find it …‘ Misunderstandings who is responsible – ...
Walking & Talking – Project Coaching goes for a walk Interview with Heike Linamayer (H) E: Andrea and I very much enjoy walking and talking with colleagues, clients, etc. and we have made many positive experiences. What is your experience with combining walking and (project) coaching? What are the advantages? H: The advantages are ...
If something doesn´t work, do something else! In our blog we do not only discuss changes in project management, but we also write about methods which you can use to change your way of working. As mentioned by Steve de Shazer: ‘If something works, do ...
”When the winds of change blow, some people build walls -while others build windmills.” We wish all our readers and guest authors a lot of changes for 2015!
Project retrospectives – more than a lesson learned activity DI Sieglinde Hinger, Consultant, Certified professional Facilitator Holding a retrospective ritual is a very old idea. It has served the human species well, as the stories of hunts are retold around campfires and the stories of child rearing are shared as baskets are ...
Retrospectives – the engine of change by Julia Schmidt The most used project management method in companies is probably called: Let's do it like the last time. A huge amount of projects at the same time, time pressure and our comfort zone: „We always did it that way“ impeds us from changing ...
Retrospectives - learning is always possible: Lessons learnt workshops are a very useful tool. However learning is always possible, not only at the end of the project. In ongoing retrospectives the project team reflects milestones, procedures, rules, quality of communication and behavior. ...