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5 Project Management Skills to Boost Your Career

Career Alley

Tackle Each Project in an Original way. Although you are the manager of the project, your role does not extend to conflict resolution.

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It’s an Executive Time Management Secret: Getting Work Done in Half the Time

Blogging4jobs

Learning to ruthlessly prioritize is key to winning in this particular time management program. It's Not Funny. Hmm, go figure.

Heavy Workload at Work? See 10 Tips to Help You Deal With the Workload

Catherines Career Corner

Now, let’s look at this scenario: You are half way through a project with a looming deadline, then, you have to drop it and take on another task with a rocket urgent priority. Tweet Written by Catherine Adenle. Meanwhile, another priority [.].

How To Start And Facilitate An Accountability Group

Tim's Strategy

And if they are not being accomplished on time or completely, you should have someone raising a hand there too. 5.  And that’s great.

Heavy Workload at Work? See 10 Tips to Help You Deal With the Workload

Catherines Career Corner

This means that you spend the time that you would prefer to use for the things that you enjoy doing or gives life value working to you. Not only can a heavy workload be tiring, it often drives you to work for longer hours than you would really like. Have a heavy workload at work? See 10 [.]. Author information. Catherine Adenle.

Take Advantage of Free Skill Builders From Mind Tools

Catherines Career Corner

Isn’t it time you discovered the secrets of their success? Learn hundreds of essential management skills, FREE of charge from their website which is full of resources and practical guides. Each year, MindTools.com helps more than 10,000,000 visitors learn the essential skills they need for an excellent career. Free and online [.].

Is Open Allocation in Your Future?

Water Cooler Wisdom

Well, besides the fact that they are forward-thinking, pioneering firms, they all practice a  leadership  style called  open allocation. In open allocation, employees select how to spend their time and the projects on which they’ll work. Self-Directed, Self-Managed. Github. Gore & Associates. Valve.

Time management is not about tasks | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Here’s the story. ) My grandma spent a lot of time telling me I was special. Time is not the enemy.

Learning is Work & Work is Learning: Strategies for Workers’ Evaluations

Blogging4jobs

For many of us, this means going backward through emails, calendars, and files to recall the multitude of projects and tasks that we worked on throughout the year. Either way, this process could be improved by engaging in professional self-reflection on a more frequent basis, and not just once a year when annual review time rolls around.

Multi-Tasking, Managing & Leading the Multi-Tasker.

Blogging4jobs

And for an organizational leader therein lies the challenge of managing, developing, and engaging your team of multi-taskers.

25 companies who are hiring new graduates this year

Resume Bear

Applicants must be ethical, demonstrate leadership, achieve results, be a strategic thinker, have technical competence and embrace diversity. 7.

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How Career Changers Can Identify Transferable Skills

Career Realism

Click HERE  to learn more about the Professional Emancipation Project,  a.k.a. Typically, transferable skills are soft skills—those dealing with people, communication, creativity, problem solving, and leadership, for example. Time Management. Project Management. Budget Management. Time Management.

Time Is Life

Learning Voyager

with Phil Gerbyshak Management Craft Manager Tools Mass Bay ODLG McArthurs Rant - Human Resources, Organisations and HR 2.0 Time is life.

The Power of Charity Work to Boost Your Resume

Corn on the Job

If you supervised a committee of volunteers, that requires a variety or skills including motivation and time management.

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6 Steps To Kickstart Your Career As A College Freshman

Career Realism

Developing a strong, structured time management routine is crucial to being successful in college. Immediately! Step 1: Get Organized.

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The Cost and Impact of Workplace Health Programs

WorkEngagement

Even with evidence of a reduction in sick leave costs, it remains difficult to attribute that reduction to the program rather than to other factors at play at the time. Research projects that establish such links operate on a larger scale than do most organizations. Time Frame. Measurement. Participation.

How to cope with diversity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook All projects run longer than scheduled. He doesn’t care.

The Trials And Tribulations Of Managing An Office

Career Realism

I’ve spent a great deal of time in an office and running a freelance business from home. Time (Read: Employee) Management.

Skills Development

Personal Excellence Blog

It’s a matter of time before people call you out on your b t. Have you ever tried attempted a goal, but achieved mediocre results? Books.

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100 Women’s Voices In Business

Executive Career Brand

In the category Leadership and Inspiring Your Team: #4 by Jennifer Brennan, a Communications Executive from Ireland ( @jenn_bren_ on Twitter): Be fair, honest and helpful. One step a day consistently over time leads to results. Executive Career Management Twitter Work-Life Balance women entrepreneurs women executivesListen.

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my manager said I’m emasculating an employee (or how to respond to gendered feedback)

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I am a first-time manager, but have been with my current organization for four years. I am the only person at my level with a direct report (who started in January) and I have significant concerns about my direct report’s ability to fulfill the requirements of the job. How do I respond to gendered feedback?

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Case Study: Craig Scott, From Procrastination to Massive Productivity in 1 Month

Personal Excellence Blog

It made me feel less alone in difficult times. It was at a time when I decided not to bother with seminars or therapy anymore. My WHY.

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You should lead from the middle | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog You should lead from the middle Posted to: Leadership January 13th, 2010 Del.icio.us But what we have is actually a semantic problem rather than a leadership problem. Leadership style is generational.

They Can't Reward You if They Don't See You – How to Increase Your.

Career Makeover Coach

Or maybe you just found out about a new book related to leadership development. Wrong. Show up, listen, contribute and introduce yourself.

good management: finding out what's NOT getting done

Ask A Manager

This works fine if a person’s workload is completely manageable. would love to work for a manager like you, Alison! So try it.

Guest Post: 3 Secrets of Career Superstars

Career Makeover Coach

Approach each project as if the audience is the company president or will be shown on television or used at a conference of your peers.

something cool and free for you

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager something cool and free for you February 15, 2011 I’m really impatient. For you? Sorry.

How to take intelligent risks | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Do we like what we are doing during the time we’re taking the risk? So, here's my project for 2011!

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my staff has been held to a low bar; am I asking too much of them now?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my staff has been held to a low bar; am I asking too much of them now? Get an Ask a Manager mug.

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short answer Saturday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

How can I help my struggling new boss avoid getting fired? A new manager got appointed to be my boss just over a year ago. But the answers are.

do what you say you're going to do

Ask A Manager

Every single time. Every single time. wish I managed to deliver more consistently or even track what I’ve said I’d deliver.

my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

Ask A Manager

If your boss is a good manager, she should have a real problem with the way this is being handled. It’s STORY TIME! NEVER!

how to fire an employee with a bad attitude — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

In general, if a manager has concerns about an employee that the employee doesn’t know about, the problem lies at least as much with the manager.

I will review your resume this week

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager want me to review your resume? Get an Ask a Manager mug. the new Ask a Manager is here!

manager who's bad at numbers is panicking over budget process

Ask A Manager

Posted in work habits A reader writes: I am a new manager in a rather large department and am working on my budget for 2011/12. Reply Mike C.

answering questions from your old employer after you've moved on

Ask A Manager

Processes, passwords, the status of various projects — get it all down in writing, and make sure that anyone who might need it knows where it is.

how to tackle your budget process when you're “not a math person”

Ask A Manager

Lay out a time line for accomplishing these goals over the course of a year. Small adjustments in timing or resources can make a big difference!

how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? Get an Ask a Manager mug. Good luck!

how to stand out at a job fair

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager how to stand out at a job fair March 14, 2011 A few months ago, I attended a bunch of job fairs to search for candidates for some jobs I was hiring for. things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? Get an Ask a Manager mug. Over at U.S.

when's the right time to ask for a raise?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager when’s the right time to ask for a raise? April 4, 2011 When’s the last time you asked for a raise? News & World Report this week is about the right times and wrong times to ask for a raise. Get an Ask a Manager mug. the new Ask a Manager is here!