Jun 04 2021
Pros & Cons of Hiring a Temporary Project Manager
May 26 2021
May 17 2021
What Are the 5 Phases of the Project Management Lifecycle?
May 07 2021
How Motherhood Made Us Better Project Managers
Apr 29 2021
Look at the Glass Half Empty – a Pre-Mortem Exercise
Apr 13 2021
Team Member Highlight: Kelly Pratt
|Pros & Cons of Hiring a Temporary Project Manager||Jun 04 2021|
|Introducing StrAlign||May 26 2021|
|What Are the 5 Phases of the Project Management Lifecycle?||May 17 2021|
|How Motherhood Made Us Better Project Managers||May 07 2021|
|Look at the Glass Half Empty – a Pre-Mortem Exercise||Apr 29 2021|
|Team Member Highlight: Kelly Pratt||Apr 13 2021|
First Year at Echo Consulting in #s
First year at Echo Consulting in #s
* 11 New Clients
* 14 Projects
* 23 Events attended
* 42 Invoices sent
* 166 project team members led
* 1308 new connections
How to Apply the Stop, Drop, and Roll Technique to avoid a Project Firestorm!
Managing change can be challenging, but choosing to learn from our mistakes, by:
1. Stopping ourselves from rushing past them,
2. Dropping down to identify the root cause, and
3. Rolling changes out with effective communication,
Can help us avoid the dreaded project firestorm.
Pre-Mortem - A Proactive Risk Management Strategy
If a team is not comfortably bringing up risks early and often, and collaborating on mitigation strategies together, the project is much more likely to encounter issues that pose significant risk to project success, and require more substantial change orders.
Measure to Promote Productivity and Long-Term Growth!
For many teams and initiatives, it can be very hard and time-consuming to come up with measurements that accurately represent their desired results. BUT if you don't spend the time defining how to measure it, how will you determine if the time you spend to get the results is worth it? - Giving up on setting measurable targets may save time in the short-run, but in the long-run it hurts productivity and growth.