Category Archives: Productivity

Productivity

Overwhelmed? Manage YOUR Time

Filed under Leadership, Productivity, Tools | Posted by PMStudent

Are you feeling overwhelmed? Do you have too much to do and not enough time to do it? You have so many projects to manage and people who need to speak with you. It would also be nice if you actually got home at a decent time and saw your family and friends. Perhaps you […]

Jenga Project Management Processes

Filed under PPM/PMO, Productivity, Techniques | Posted by PMStudent

Project Managers can get a little nuts about process sometimes. I mean, really. ?Really crazy. ?We add, and add, and add. ?It feels good, I think it’s an addiction actually. But then we end up with a pile of (insert?expletive) that looks like a Jenga game about to fall over. We have to police ourselves. […]

Do You Project Manage Your Life?

Filed under Productivity | Posted by PMStudent

Project managers are the worst to manage.? You need a system for yourself. Andrew Meyer left a comment on Project Manager Interview Questions recently. ?I started to leave a reply and realized this would be a great post. ?Here is Andrew’s comment, the context is related to what to ask ?candidates in an interview for […]

The Lazy Project Manager

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THE ART OF PRODUCTIVE LAZINESS

‘Progress isn’t made by early risers. It’s made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something.’ Robert Heinlein (1907 – 1988)

Time Management in Today’s World

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So, I think of writing here everyday and remember promising myself that I will write 2 articles a month. I haven’t. I come back to the site and see articles everywhere and I am lost. Amidst so much information am not sure what I can write about. I am far from being an expert on […]

Knowledge Jolt with Jack

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Jack Vinson over at Knowledge Jolt with Jack did a post about my post on multitasking yesterday. It’s good to know someone agrees with me and I’m not completely off my rocker! I remember an interview I had once where I was asked about multitasking, and the interviewer was floored when I said I avoid […]