Blueline Project Manager

Respect is one of those words and concepts that carries with it big ideas and expectations

Part 3: Equally critical to creating and maintaining trust among project teams has to do with having respect for each other. That includes respect for the client organization…what they’re trying to accomplish, the steps that they must go through in their process and their challenges, and respect for what each team member brings with them…

Creating and Maintaining Trust Among Project Teams

Part 2: It won’t come as a surprise that clear communication is vital to building relationships with project team members. But what does that mean? It encompasses a myriad of things when bringing people together to work on a project. It’s not assuming that the members of the project team want to be communicated with…

Creating and Maintaining Trust Among Project Teams

Part 1: In our business, like most others, working effectively with project teams is critical to our success. Today’s constantly changing marketplace is forcing teams to evolve while demanding higher levels of productivity and efficiency. The modern workforce is much more diverse now than it has been in years past, not just with ethnic or…

Point/Counter Point: Live Role-Play vs. eSimulations

Point: Robert Coates The latest “craze” with social and mobile learning will not replace classroom training any more than books replaced lectures, television replaced radio, or video tapes and DVDs replaced movie theaters. Each new innovation in technology provides additional ways of communicating, but doesn’t totally supplant the old ones. My position is that, as…