Pages Menu
Categories Menu

Posted by on Mar 31, 2021

Turning Analytics into Action

Turning Analytics into Action

We live in the land of number crunching. Josiah Stamp, an economist and banker of early 20th Century England, was often quoted referring to the census, “The government are very keen on amassing statistics. They collect them, add them, raise them to the nth power, take the cube root and prepare wonderful diagrams. But you […]

Read More

Posted by on Feb 18, 2021

Being Agile in a Federal Fiscal Year

Being Agile in a Federal Fiscal Year

Agile On Time There seems to be a significant disconnect between running Agile projects and meeting deadlines. Nothing could be further from the truth! Despite the seemingly laissez-faire approaches in Agile management, deadlines and deliverables abound. You just have to look for them. In many organizations, Agile is considered non-viable because it doesn’t have the […]

Read More

Posted by on Feb 1, 2021

Making Your Project Sponsor a True Champion

Making Your Project Sponsor a True Champion

Project sponsors are the official authorizers of project activity. The sponsor is the official who signs off on a project, declaring it a valid effort for the organization to pursue. As with any role, some sponsors are better than others. Some take on their role with zeal, believing that their project is at the heart […]

Read More

Posted by on Jan 19, 2021

6 Questions That Reveal Which Federal Candidates Will Persevere

6 Questions That Reveal Which Federal Candidates Will Persevere

There are hundreds of articles, commentaries, and stories of perseverance, stories of those who overcame seemingly insurmountable odds. Coincidentally, sheer doggedness does not equate to success. This is not a quest for the successful. It is a quest to find those who have the potential to succeed in the face of adversity. H. Ross Perot […]

Read More

Posted by on Dec 23, 2020

Anchors in Changing Times

Anchors in Changing Times

What’s changed for you in 2020? A boss or colleague left your organization New government restrictions changed how you do your job Your team implemented a new process It wouldn’t matter if you read those bullets today, ten years ago, or even a century ago. Largely, they’re the same concerns we face virtually every year. […]

Read More