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Harvard Business Review’s John Baldoni perhaps says it best, “Credibility is a leader's coin of the realm. With it, she can lead people to the Promised Land; without it, she wanders in the desert of lost expectations.” (http://bit.ly/o7cy4W)
Why does credibility matter? At it’s most fundamental level, it…Continue
Added by J. T. Pedersen on July 12, 2011 at 9:22am — No Comments
As mentioned in Crisis, Chaos, Panic, and Its Corollary, I had an opportunity to do some software consulting this past month. In the prior article I discussed the lost productivity resulting from poor communication.Here, I want to talk about organizational effectiveness as relates to having defined processes.
Added by J. T. Pedersen on June 9, 2011 at 11:14am — No Comments
This past month, I had the opportunity to do some software consulting. It was an interesting environment. Everything was a swirl of chaos, panicked surprise deadlines, and daily crises. During one meeting, responding to the latest short-cycle deliverable, one person commented, “…we never have time to do things properly. Are we going to have time to do this one right…?”
The longer I spent with the organization, the…Continue
Added by J. T. Pedersen on June 8, 2011 at 7:30am — No Comments
This afternoon I came across a LinkedIn comment which lead me to read through an article discussing, “What are the basic principles of IT project management?” I think the article is really just a piece of linkbait.
The person posting the article added the comment, “Projects progress rapidly until they become 90 percent complete; they then remain 90 percent complete forever.” The comment is more interesting than the…Continue
Added by J. T. Pedersen on January 12, 2011 at 4:16pm — No Comments