Category Archives: Communication

D-Day, 1944: a study in project management

Today, June 6th, 2017, marks the 73rd anniversary of D-Day, the Allied invasion of Normandy, a turning point in World War II. Wikipedia’s article on the lead up to, execution of and follow-on support for D-Day are an excellent study … Continue reading

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You are great — why we believe YRG is the right coach for you

Working with a coach should be delightful. Here are five reasons why being coached by the Young Resource Group is different and may be the right fit for you: We recognize, honor and leverage spirituality. This is not religion. Our parents taught … Continue reading

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Trust = …?

Trust. Those five letters portend either a positive or negative experience — in family life, romantic relationships, business deals, and projects. On the PMP exam, trust is a frequent concept. Trust is not a “touchy-feely” thing on the exam (or … Continue reading

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Two corpses, two memories

It’s a rainy spring morning here and for some reason my mind conjured up memories of two people who have died. One man brings back fond memories, the other? Not so much. Harry died 8 years ago at about this … Continue reading

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Endeavouring to give ‘er another try

Mindful that I haven’t qualified what it is I am going to say. Like many new bloggers I have found that in search of the profound I have opted to avoid writing anything. That was then. Continue reading

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Rainy morning PM pep-talk

Here in north Houston today we are experiencing comic-book-like clouds. A local office tower reflected the light from the south and gleamed white against a grey-black sky that accompanies the appearance of a superhero. In many ways, on your projects, … Continue reading

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Can your team reach you?

WordPress has a publish-via-email feature that is very easy to enable,  just the click of a button and they generate a unique email ID for you to send your posts to.  Easy as pie, right?  Well, for me, it isn’t … Continue reading

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