Project Management Portmanteau Blog

I’m still on my personality-type kick, but don’t fret—I think this will be the last post on the topic for a while. You may recall that in our last exciting episode there were several personality types labeled in the Max Wideman article (http://www.maxwideman.com/papers/profiles/intro.htm) as not so hot for project management....

In large part, it’s the project or product manager’s mind and heartin which products and services are grown to maturity. Nowhere else does every single element needed to produce the end result come together. It’s as if our mind/heart, or brains/guts if you like, is a...

Ah, summertime. The bees are buzzin’, the lightning bugs are lightin’ and the mosquitos are bitin’. Warm temperatures and high humidity (at least around these parts) engender a torpor that seeps into your bones and makes you wonder, “why work?” Naturally, if you rouse yourself from...