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Lessons Learned in Program Management: The Olympics by Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.

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Lessons Learned in Program Management: The Olympics by Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.
I am an avid viewer of the Olympic Games. As I watch the events, I can’t help but ask myself if I would ever want to be a program manager for the Olympics. Having done research on lessons learned from past Olympic events, my conclusion is that I am better off as a “couch potato” spectator.

It’s Time to Change Our Perception by Nathalie Udo, MBA, PMP

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It’s Time to Change Our Perception by Nathalie Udo, MBA, PMP
More and more companies are looking into a new economic model that thinks of the earth as a closed system like a spaceship. This circular economy model is based on the natural world. In nature, things live, grow, die, and are reused by other organisms. There is no real waste. In contrast, our current economic model is based on cheap, easy access to available resources.

Character over Intellect by Kifah Jayyousi, Ph.D., PE

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Character over Intellect by Kifah Jayyousi, Ph.D., PE
As the lifecycle of a project moves on, the triple constraints of cost, scope and time suddenly take on a fourth dimension—emotion. Some project conflicts resemble a fight of two bald men over a comb, where a jobsite environment of trust, openness, and teamwork is replaced with one of reaction and attrition.

Grateful Leadership and Grateful Stories by Ed Hoffman, Ph.D.

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Grateful Leadership and Grateful Stories by Ed Hoffman, Ph.D.

The use of stories has long been a tool of leaders. They are used to promote dialogue, enhance learning, offer inspiration, connect people, and express genuine gratitude. I started the formal use of stories as a learning device at NASA about fifteen years ago.

Grateful Leadership™: Using the Power of Acknowledgment to Engage All Your People and Achieve Superior Results

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Grateful Leadership™: Using the Power of Acknowledgment to Engage All Your People and Achieve Superior Results
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Judith W. Umlas shares how you can adopt the practice of Grateful Leadership to inspire others, increase employee engagement and dramatically improve organizational productivity.
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