Tanya Proctor

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The Sorry State of 'Sorry'

Four ways to seek results, not remorse.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Anyone who knows me understands my management style is predicated on unconditional love. We need to provide people with a safe place where they can grow, try new things, fail and get …

Project Management

Beating the “Messy Middle”: How to Break Any Project Down into (Actionable) Tasks

Tasks by their very definition are tiny. But the return they bring you and your team are massive.<p>One of the hardest things about running any project …

Project Management

Project Success Metrics: Keeping Projects on Time & on Budget

If you ask five different people to define “project failure,” you’ll likely get five different answers. This is because project failure is …

Project Management

Project Management Methodologies

Getting your team organized around a project is often easier said than done. Fortunately, following a project management methodology can help you …

Project Management

Are agile and Scrum the same?

Some people often wonder: are agile and scrum the same? There’s a lot of confusion out there. I saw a thread on Stack Overflow on this topic that was …

Project Management

7 Easy Productivity Hacks That Will 10x Your Output

Most people these days drink from a firehose of information, working like a robot and still complain about low productivity. While productivity …

Time Management

The top 5 change management tools

Change is a constant in the workplace — especially in the era of digital transformation. Thankfully, several vendors offer change management tools to …

Project Management

Manage Projects Like A Boss, As Author Seth Godin Does

How does thought leader Seth Godin do it? I mean really, how does he do it?<p>Godin is the author of 18 books that have been bestsellers around the world and have been translated into more than 35 languages. He’s also the founder of the altMBA and The Marketing Seminar, online workshops that have …

Project Management

IT pro’s guide to effective change management (free PDF)

Change is inevitable in any technological sector. It brings new features, functions, and opportunities and helps businesses evolve and stay …

Project Management

Kanban in project management

While agile methods such as Kanban are now widely used in project management, employing a purely agile approach without the advantages of traditional …

Project Management

4 Steps to Managing a Highly Effective Remote Team

A nomadic CEO's approach to effective team management.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Effective team management starts by removing the “management” part of the equation. That is especially true when you’re running a company from new countries every three …

Project Management

Project Managers & Scrum

Role of the Project Manager in ScrumThere is often confusion when organisations transition to an agile way of working, particularly with the mapping …

Project Management

Relax and Reflect

Why time management is ruining our lives | Oliver Burkeman

All of our efforts to be more productive backfire – and only make us feel even busier and more stressed<p>The eternal human struggle to live meaningfully in the face of inevitable death entered its newest phase one Monday in the summer of 2007, when employees of Google gathered to hear a talk by a …

Time Management

The Back of the Napkin (Expanded Edition)

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Roam<p><b>The acclaimed bestseller about visual problem solving-now bigger and better</b><p>"There is no more powerful way to prove that we know something well than to draw a simple picture of it. And there is no more powerful way to see hidden solutions than to pick up a pen and draw out the pieces …

Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team

• <b>Author:</b> Patrick M. Lencioni<p>In the years following the publication of Patrick Lencioni’s best-seller <i>The Five Dysfunctions of a Team,</i> fans have been clamoring for more information on how to implement the ideas outlined in the book. In <i>Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team</i>, Lencioni offers more …

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

• <b>Author:</b> Patrick M. Lencioni<p>In <i>The Five Dysfunctions of a Team</i> Patrick Lencioni once again offers a leadership fable that is as enthralling and instructive as his first two best-selling books, <i>The Five Temptations of a CEO</i> and <i>The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive</i>. This time, he turns his …

Start with Why

• <b>Author:</b> Simon Sinek<p><b>The inspiring, life-changing bestseller by the author of LEADERS EAT LAST and TOGETHER IS BETTER.</b><p>In 2009, Simon Sinek started a movement to help people become more inspired at work, and in turn inspire their colleagues and customers. Since then, millions have been touched by the …

Leadership and the One Minute Manager Updated Ed

• <b>Author:</b> Ken Blanchard and Others<p>This updated edition of management guru Ken Blanchard’s classic work Leadership and the One Minute Manager® teaches leaders the world renowned method of developing self-reliance in those they manage: Situational Leadership® II.<p>From Leadership and the One Minute …

The 5 Levels of Leadership

• <b>Author:</b> John C. Maxwell<p>True leadership isn't a matter of having a certain job or title. In fact, being chosen for a position is only the first of the five levels every effective leader achieves. To become more than "the boss" people follow only because they are required to, you have to master the …