Different Types of Colleagues and Interacting With Them

I’ve read a couple stats saying up to half of U.S. workers will seek new jobs in 2020. Half! Are you one of them, too? In changing companies, you’ll meet new people and interact with different personalities. We’ve all read how to deal with difficult co-workers, especially as it relates to conflict, so I won’tContinue reading “Different Types of Colleagues and Interacting With Them”

Tips for a Fantastic Mentor/Mentee Relationship

“I know we’ve never met and you don’t know me, but I need help and am looking for mentoring. Would you be willing to mentor me on project management? I want to get better and my company is allowing me time to learn.” Sure!! I was truly humbled being asked. Early in my career, IContinue reading “Tips for a Fantastic Mentor/Mentee Relationship”

A Retrospective After Writing 100 Blog Posts

This is blog post #101. I didn’t have much of a goal when I started blogging. The idea of sharing ideas, frustrations, losses and wins seemed like a good idea. In many ways, it’s been therapeutic! I started because someone asked how if PM’s are so damn good, how come projects keep failing? Good question!Continue reading “A Retrospective After Writing 100 Blog Posts”

What Boeing Reminded Us About Email

Now, I’m not ripping on everyone at Boeing. I’ve met and worked with folks from Boeing in my career and they are good people. Some employees, though, made some poor communication decisions regarding the 737 Max that have now gone public. Some lines pulled from Boeing employee communications: “Would you put your family on aContinue reading “What Boeing Reminded Us About Email”