Category Archives: Best Practices

Project Management Best Practices

Risk Management is All in YOUR Head

19 Mar 2016 - 06:15 PM under Risk | Posted by MMeloni

“Everything in life has some risk, and what you have to actually learn to do is how to navigate It.“ – Reid Hoffman No project is without risks. It is all in how you handle those risks. And the place to start is at the very beginning. The minute that a project idea is discussed […]

3 Tips for Setting Remote Workers Up for Success

27 Feb 2015 - 11:45 AM under Best Practices | Posted by MMeloni

Are you adding team members to your virtual team? More and more of us work remotely. Not everyone enjoys working remotely and not everyone is a good candidate to work remotely. In a previous discussion we covered how to maintain a high profile while working remotely. Now let’s talk about how to set your remote […]

4 Ways To Refresh Your PM Career In One Hour

16 Sep 2014 - 10:52 PM under Productivity | Posted by MMeloni

Stress is a fact of the project management world. The responsibility to deliver projects, week after week, gradually wears you down. On a Friday morning, you finally deliver a major project. Before you can even start to unwind, someone asks you to join another project. Suddenly, the sweet experience of a well delivered project fades […]

How Not to Start Off Behind Schedule

10 Sep 2014 - 07:33 PM under Best Practices | Posted by MMeloni

Last time we discussed strategic reserve time and now we are taking a closer look. If you want to make schedule promises that you can keep then you want to make sure you are really allocating your resources accurately. Project managers all complain that they and their teams are handed unrealistic deadlines. Did it ever […]