Problem Solving: Tips on Solving the ACTUAL Problem

“Doc, my right knee’s been hurting for a while. When I run I have to slow down after about 15 minutes. Do you know what the problem is with my knee?” My chiropractor is really good. A former Ironman, he understands the human body and the stresses it can be put under. In my case,Continue reading “Problem Solving: Tips on Solving the ACTUAL Problem”

Why Would I Hire a Project Management Consultant?

“Why would I want to hire a project management consultant? I’m trying to build a family within my company and to rattle everyone with bringing in someone from the outside, only for them to leave again, would be detrimental. I just don’t see the point.” In the back of my mind I’m thinking, families areContinue reading “Why Would I Hire a Project Management Consultant?”

New Year’s Resolutions: Three Words You Need to Know

Tis the season to make New Year’s Resolutions! This time-honored tradition happens when a person resolves to change undesirable habits, or, more commonly, accomplish a personal goal. Yes, we hear them every year, and probably make a couple ourselves. But, I’ve read upwards of 80% of New Year’s resolutions FAIL! 80%! That’s a lot. IContinue reading “New Year’s Resolutions: Three Words You Need to Know”

2020: A Retrospective

At the end of 2019, I had a completely different view of what was to come in 2020. The new year started with a trip out of the cold and snowy conditions of North Dakota, to the sunny and warm golf courses of Phoenix, Arizona. It was about this time COVID was beginning to garnerContinue reading “2020: A Retrospective”

Project Management Trends for 2021 and Beyond

The dumpster fire of 2020 is slowly being extinguished. Project management, like many professions, has undergone a transformation in the past 12 months. Project managers (PM’s) have experienced disruption and needed to adapt. The way they, and their teams, have worked shifted. Businesses had to pivot, causing projects and the way they executed them toContinue reading “Project Management Trends for 2021 and Beyond”