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Ben Franklin: The First American Project Manager

Originally posted on Dale Myers' Blog: Think. Plan. Act. Repeat.:
Benjamin Franklin was a man of many talents.  Around this time of year, we tend to remember him as one of America’s Founding Fathers. You know, the old curmudgeon that…

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Playball! – Springtime, Projects, Baseball, and Stakeholders

Originally posted on Dale Myers' Blog: Think. Plan. Act. Repeat.:
April in North America is a month of transition. As the winter winds begin to subside and warmer air and spring showers bring colorful flowers, our moods lighten and the…

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How to Market Your Project

Originally posted on Dale Myers' Blog: Think. Plan. Act. Repeat.:
The best Project Managers I know have backgrounds in marketing. Wow, did I really just type this! Where did it come from? Usually on the projects I lead, the marketing team…

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How to Give “Actionable” Feedback (Part 2)

Last week, we talked about the power and importance of giving “actionable” feedback. I told the story of the Vice President who gave feedback that was not informative or motivational. There was no clear direction or suggestions on what could … Continue reading

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6 Things to LOVE about Being a Project Manager

Originally posted on Dale Myers' Blog: Think. Plan. Act. Repeat.:
I came to a realization this week that I have been “bad mouthing” my profession. Much of what I’ve been writing lately about project management has focused on the negative…

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