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The Times They Are a-changin

Are you one of those people that are less than 100% satisfied with your life? Back in 1964 Bob Dylan, that legendary American songwriter, a song that is now world-famous, and has been recorded by many different artists. The title of that song was, “The Times They Are a-changin’”. And there’s no better time to change the […]

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Three Work-Life Balance Issues That Hold You Back

Welcome to my Facebook live show.  What I want to talk to you today is about the three simplest issues that hold most newbie project managers back when trying to achieve a sensible work-life balance. Work-life balance itself is a complete myth and in fact, I prefer to refer to it as life-work balance. And […]

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Time Management: How To Avoid Settling For Second Best

​Are you one of those Project Managers who are focussed on time management and want to avoid settling for second best? Are you constantly pursuing a sensible work-life balance? Well if you are here is a top tip for you, avoid The Settle. The Settle is your Plan B, your contingency. In other words, what you will settle […]

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Number 1 Tip For Being a More Efficient Project Manager

Are you one of those Project Managers who is constantly looking for more ways to become more efficient and remove the clutter of unnecessary tasks from your life as a Project Manager? The Spinning Plate Syndrome It’s quite a common place with Project Managers that they experience the “Spinning Plate Syndrome”, you know like the […]

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Success and Achievement: Why you should never pursue success and achievement as a goal

Are you one of those people who strive for success and achievement, yet the goal that you crave, always seems to elude you?You are, great because you’re in good company. Most people that I meet are striving to achieve goals in one way or another. The big myth though, is that pursuing achievement or success as a […]

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3 Big Success and Achievement Sapping Mistakes – Mistake #1: Letting the past dictate your future

the high and low of the past

In the first article in this series we looked at the big success and achievement myth. That myth was that the pursuit of success as a goal is achievable.  Success and achievement are such abstract and undefinable concepts that pursuing them as an outcome is too vague and woolly for the mind to grab hold […]

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3 Success Tips That Project Managers Can Learn From Luke Skywalker and Star Wars

Star wars

​ Many years ago in a galaxy far, far away, operation Death Star was launched; the young intrepid Project Manager Luke was summoned before the Project Board, headed up by the Sponsor Leia. He had been allocated a team in the form of Hans a senior supplier, a senior user Cieu Baka (he was from […]

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