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Hill-Crusher Legs In 6 Easy Steps

<b>Get drool-worthy legs, plus supercharge your riding with this great workout.</b> By the Bicycling TeamPhotograph by Robertson/VelodramaticPendulum …

Workouts

Detraining: The truth about losing fitness

So long as you train, you can maintain and (hopefully) build your fitness levels. However, stop training and your fitness levels will steadily …

The 5 Best Cardio Workouts That Don’t Involve Running

<i>By Laurel Leicht for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Sure, running is a great workout to have as a part of your cardio repertoire—it’s not only a great way to get …

5 Best Bike Trainers - Aug. 2018

Our team of experts has selected the best bike trainers out of hundreds of models. Don't buy a bike trainer before reading these reviews.

5 Core Workouts for Stronger Cycling

A stronger core will help you pedal longer and more comfortably<p>Want to feel stronger on long rides? You need to strengthen your core. While experts may disagree on exactly which muscles comprise the "core" group, they almost all agree that improving muscular strength by developing the postural …

Scaling Lean and Agile for the enterprise: All hands on keyboard!!!

Lean and Agile methodologies are nothing new, but in the last few years we have seen the emergence of several frameworks combining elements of both. …

Project Management

Enabling Agile for Distributed Teams

Agile development is a cornerstone of any technology-driven business these days, and PGi is no exception. When I joined PGi, I came on board as a new …

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Agile Programme Management [Steve Messenger]

During an APM webinar on 10th March 2015, Steve Messenger explored how Agile Programme Management can lead to constant and incremental realisation of benefits, ensuring that the programme remains focussed on its vision and aligned to current business strategy and thinking.<p>At the end of the webinar …

What Building Teams Can Learn from Scrum

<i>“The more you overthink the plumbing, the easier it is to stop up the drain.”</i> – Mr. Scott, Chief Engineer of the Starship Enterprise<p>Much of my …

5 Productivity-Enhancing Habits for Working at Home

From picking your own hours, to working in your PJs, there are plenty of perks that come with working at home. But be careful of roadblocks that hinder your productivity.<p>Working from your home is seen by many as heaven. The ability to choose your own hours, to work in your PJs, and other such …

Covering Management Consulting IT Consulting and Advisory work done by consultants

Kevin Mackey / Point B Excellence in Technology Kevin Mackey is proud of many things, among them: helping amazing clients impact the world through…

6 Leadership Habits, from West Point to You

When I spoke at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point recently, I was the one who walked away inspired, having gained some incredible life …

Guidelines for Forming High-Performing Project Teams

Leveraging Data and Team Science to Find and Motivate the Right Talent for Your High-Value Projects Can Produce Significantly Better Business Results<p><i>Leveraging Data and Team Science to Find and Motivate the Right Talent for Your High-Value Projects Can Produce Significantly Better Business …

How to Align Projects Management With Your Business Strategy

Project management office (PMO) professionals hold significant knowledge that can help ensure alignment for businesses focused on achieving their …

Project Management

Common Project Manager Mistakes: #1 Limiting Stakeholders - Project Management Hut

Common Project Manager Mistakes: #1 Limiting Stakeholders<br>By Samuel T. Brown, III, PMP, Global Knowledge Course Director and Instructor<p>According to A …

What Makes an Effective Executive

An effective executive does <i>not</i> need to be a leader in the sense that the term is now most commonly used. Harry Truman did not have one ounce of charisma, for example, yet he was among the most effective chief executives in U.S. history. Similarly, some of the best business and nonprofit CEOs I’ve …

Management

10 Remarkable People on Having a Career That Matters

<i>Every year, HBR interviews 10 people who’ve had fascinating careers. Here, a few highlights from 2014.</i><p>British fashion designer <b>Zandra Rhodes</b> has never been afraid to stand out. Her eponymous clothing line soared in the 70s, only to shutter its doors in the 90s. But she’s moved on to other projects, …

Where Boards Fall Short

Boards aren’t working. It’s been more than a decade since the first wave of post-Enron regulatory reforms, and despite a host of guidelines from independent watchdogs such as the International Corporate Governance Network, most boards aren’t delivering on their core mission: providing strong …

5 Remarkably Powerful Habits of Great Leaders

Don't just be a good leader, be a great leader. You, your people, and your business have everything to gain.<p>There are literally millions of leaders, in all sorts of organizations, all around the globe. While some run businesses, others lead nonprofits and government offices and agencies. Regardless …

Leadership