Start up your meetings so they fly!

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Project Conferences – we were there! Make sure that everyone is clear on the purpose and outcomes for your meeting with our new Meeting Start-Up Template. We’ve been using this for three months with our clients and it makes a … more…

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Conference Calls Made Easy!

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Project Conferences – we were there! With teams distributed , it’s no longer feasible to meet face to face all the time. Conference calls offer the promise of quick and easy meetings. But, in reality, far from being the solution … more…

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Graphics Made Easy

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Project Conferences – we were there! At last there is a resource for presenters and facilitators (i.e. most project professionals!) to engage with their audiences through more than just words. Penny has joined forces with Vanessa Randle to bring simple … more…

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Project Conferences – we were there!

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Project Conferences – we were there! At the APM conference, Penny Pullan presented on ‘Effective Project Conference Calls’. Download her talk here to find out how she handled people’s main issues with these calls. Penny chaired the 2008 UK PMI … more…

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Penny Pullan is voted Chair of the APM WiPM SIG

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Penny Pullan is voted Chair of the APM WiPM SIG Penny Pullan, founder and director of Making Projects Work Ltd. was voted in as the Chair of the leading group for women in project management in the UK. She will … more…

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Do you need to work effectively when you can’t be face to face?

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Do you need to work effectively when you can’t be face to face?Sign up now for this summer’s Virtual Working Summit to gain practical advice and useful tips from world-class experts from around the world. Date: 28th June to 9th … more…

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Fabulous Feedback for the Virtual Working Summit

By admin on April 16th, 2013

Fabulous Feedback for the Virtual Working Summit We’ve been analysing the feedback from the first Virtual Working Summit earlier this month. The feedback speaks for itself and we’re feeling really chuffed… Thank you to all the speakers for their insights, … more…

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Tomorrow’s Leaders – key snippets

By admin on March 19th, 2013

Project Management today is seen as a development route to senior positions. So how do you develop tomorrow’s project management leaders?I spent Wednesday last week at Merrill Lynch at a conference looking at just that. Here are some of the … more…

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The Swing Away from Process to People

By admin on March 19th, 2013

I’m just back from two conferences – presenting http://www.conferencecallsmadeeasy.com/ at the APM conference last week and chairing the PMI’s International Project Management Day conference yesterday. Both were fun and informative. The fascinating thing was that the same theme came through … more…

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Choose your method to suit the project, not the project manager

By admin on March 19th, 2013

I spent much of my summer pushing a wheelchair around after my other half, Malcolm, broke his achilles tendon in May. He’s almost better now but, for a while, he was in plaster from foot to knee. It could have … more…

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