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Project Management


Leadership: Ten Attributes of an Effective Leader
Leadership: Managing Virtual Teams
Leadership: Working with Volunteers
Leadership: You Can't Get There From Here (or, How to get things done in spite of it all)
Teams, People and Change: You Can't Push a String 
Leadership: On Developing Teams - Are you alone on the Ice?
From the Playground to the Olympics: What NOT to do in Team Development
Pick Me! Pick Me! ...What is YOUR Essential Value Proposition? 
Protect your project from Zombie Outbreaks 
Roadside Checkup: How Clear is your Project Vision?
Have YOU Exploited your Project Team Today? 
Is your Project Team like a Light Switch? 
May Your Projects Never Be Late Again: Secrets from a Roadtrip  
Dis-Orientation: The importance of Project Vision  
What's the big deal with Team Sports, anyway? 
 If only every Project ran like an old Honda Civic
Why we all need a little Project FIRST AID  

Scope / Requirements

Developing Exceptional Requirements: Lessons Learned from Ice Cream and the Spice Girls 
 All I want is a little change to the Project Scope...

Project Planning

Project Planning 1.0: The Importance of the Project Kickoff
Project Planning 1.1:Project Tracking - plan for it Now! 
Once Upon a Time: Your Project is a Story 
Lather, Rinse, Repeat - Why We Need to Re-Plan Projects
New Year, New Project - Don't Forget the PARTY!
Your Fifteen Minutes of .... Productivity?

Life Skills Through Project Management - Projects for Kids 

Project Communications

Everywhere is Local: Providing seamless local access for clients, and stay connected globally - Cheaply!
Everywhere is Local: Live where you want, and work Everywhere
Project Communications: Cutting Through the Noise
Decisions, Decisions...A Theory on the Origin of Writing
Sense, Sensibility & Perception: There's no accounting for Taste
May I have your Attention, Please? 

Risk Management

Everything I Need To Know About Risk Management I Learned From My Pocket Umbrella
Would you know an Unacceptable Risk if it jumped up and bit you?
Do you have enough Rope? A Lesson in Being Prepared 

Cost & Budget

Other People's Money: Managing Project Budgets Effectively
A Practical Case Study in Cost-Benefit Analysis - did you want Popcorn with that?

Change Management

Implementing Organizational Change? Learn How to Grow a Desert 
Built to Last: Forget Waterfall, Forget Agile - Let's Talk Tectonic Project Methodologies
Teams, People and Change: You Can't Push a String   
Project Pain Management: The Good, The Bad and the Useful
Too High, Too Fast - Project Asphyxiation
All I want is a little change to the Project Scope...
Why should we choose to have less choice? 

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Gary Nelson
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