Tag: PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Blockchain in an enterprise setting: A ten-thousand foot view

The best use-cases for blockchain are in business processes that involve multiple parties, are transactional, and involve reconciliation or arbitration. Few technologies present opportunities for disruptive innovation better than Blockchain. Such technology, often referred to as a Distributed Ledger Technology, allows businesses to communicate with less friction and more trust.1 Businesses are rightly curious how this technology ...

How Much of Your Project Value is At-Risk Due to Cognitive Bias?

Derrick Bowen dives into the question, "Why don’t people adopt changes designed to benefit them?" (15:00)

Limit, to Win It – How putting limits on your team will allow them to do more

Kent Norman shares how he has individuals and teams take on more work than they can deliver, in order to please their boss or client. Taking on this additional work actually reduces their ability to successfully deliver and results in disappointing the boss or client. (08:30)

The Case for Onshore Technology Teams

ARTICLE - Brian Duperrouzel shares 5 characteristics of projects that should work exclusively with onshore teams. (03:00)

What Chuck Yeager Taught Me About Disruption

While Russell Clarkson's experience was with small wins, each of these small wins helped to build a culture that continually scanned the horizons for ways to enhance the work that was done. (03:30)

How to Handle Management Kidnapping

Management kidnapping presents itself in a variety of ways. Brian Duperrouzel gives tips on discovering how to handle your situation. (06:30)

Lessons on Project and Team Management taught by Star Wars

Looking through our management lens, Luke Skywalker and Ben Kenobi had a well-defined goal and constraints. Our two heroes needed to find Princess Leia, were on a fixed budget, and the project was on a short fuse. Brian Duperrouzel brings Star Wars to Perspectives this week. (04:00)