Who Me? A Negotiator?

Filed under Becoming a PM, Communication, Leadership | Posted by MMeloni

I remember once  my boss sent me to a class on negotiation  I thought, “Okay, awesome, I get to go to a class for a couple of days and it counts towards my professional development.” But I really didn’t understand why I was going into negotiation class because I didn’t work in procurement I didn’t […]

How Will They Describe You?

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Writing makes a better leader

How do your colleagues describe you as leader? How do YOU want them to describe you? How would your coworkers characterize you as a leader? How do you aspire for them to depict you? Strive for how your team perceives your leadership style and consider the qualities you want to embody. Aim for a positive […]

Leaders That Ignore Bad Behavior

Filed under Leadership | Posted by MMeloni

Dear Team, I wanted to address a topic that one of you brought up recently, which was concerning the experience of working under a supervisor who does not call out inappropriate behavior. It’s an unfortunate situation that does occur occasionally. There could be several reasons for this, such as the supervisor may not perceive the […]

The Fix It Later Sponsor

Filed under Becoming a PM, Communication, Leadership | Posted by MMeloni

In our pursuit to meet challenging deadlines, it is not uncommon to encounter the mindset that advocates for a quick fix, under the assumption that improvements can be made later on. However, the reality we often face is that these improvements are frequently postponed until a problem arises. This is a challenging situation that we […]