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5 Qualities to Look for in a Great Project Manager

Have you ever wondered – beyond the traditional descriptors of good communicator, organized, or great at time management – what makes a great project manager? Of course you have! Which is why we put together this list of 5 things we look for in any project manager. 1. Ability to ask the hard questions Ever […]

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4 Ways to Create a Culture of Humanity Within Projects

Successful project management establishes a dynamic culture where both conflicts and agreements are safely expressed – a culture of humanity. As an account manager, a question I often ask myself is, “How do I manage this project well? How do I keep everyone focused on goals and motivated to achieve them?” I believe the answers […]

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Led Zeppelin & The Ultimate Content Marketing Jam Session

First off, no Stairway. Why? Because everyone knows that “Stairway To Heaven” is like the first, and often only, song that teenage boys learn in order to impress some girl they want to makeout with. And I’ll be a monkey’s uncle if all Led Zeppelin taught me was how to score a little puppy love. […]

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5 Hip Hop Songs for Your Project Management Playlist

October 6th, 1986 marks a major milestone in my life. I was in 5th Grade, it was my birthday, and my grandparents gave me Run DMC’s “Raising Hell” on cassette as a birthday present. “Now Peter Piper picked peppers but Run rocked rhymes…” As these words poured out of the new boom box I also […]

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How to Disrupt A Project: Confirmation Bias

When it comes to disrupting project process, confirmation bias will wreak absolute havoc. Confirmation bias, as defined by Rolf Dobelli in his book The Art of Thinking Clearly, is “the tendency to interpret new information so that it becomes compatible with our existing theories, beliefs, and convictions.” In general, confirmation bias means that we establish […]

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3 Ways to Lose Friends and Influence Nothing

Do you want to experience the thrill of crossing the project management finish line with work you are tremendously proud of, and work that is the result of amazing team effort? Do you want teammates and clients to know you are someone who cares about their needs and goals, and someone they can look to […]

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