Monthly Archive: December 2012

Complexities of Task Management

One of the biggest stresses that I deal with at work involves tasks.  the complexities of task management ranges from simple definitions (task vs. todo vs. project vs. ask) to the complexities of managing...

Can’t find that email message?

How often do you ask yourself, “Where’s that message?” Whether you are a filer (you keep messages carefully organized in folders) or a piler (you keep all of your messages in your Inbox), these...

Communication Tips for New Projects

Early on in a project a project manager needs to set a precedent on how things will be done. Whether it is establishing the project “culture” or project “rules”, you need to structure communication...

Writing a Successful Project Plan

The project plan is one of the most important and useful documents in your toolkit, and should be referred to and updated throughout the project lifecycle. Its initial purpose is to kick-start the project...