skill acquisition

  • 12 Seth Godin Gems from 2014

    Seth Godin is one of the greatest business minds living today. I don’t believe that’s an exaggeration. I

  • Management Isn’t For Everyone – And That’s Okay

    Who would step down as the CEO of one of the most influential financial institutions in the world?

  • Should I Get Certified as a Project Manager?

    In the first post of this two-part series, we examine the reasons why PM certification might be the

  • How to Do a Great Job on a Stretch Assignment

    What do you do when you’re assigned a project that feels like a real stretch and where you

  • Process Improvement Playbook: Overcoming the Hurdles of Manual Processes in the Workplace eBook
  • How to Help Employees Step Out of Their Comfort Zones

    Helping your team members develop their skills can pay off in all sorts of ways: They’ll get better

  • The “Top Project Managers” – Biggest Obstacles

    For the second post in this series, I talk to the project managers who made up the “Top

  • Career Troubleshoot: Beware of OPG (Other People’s Goals)

    If your goals aren’t your own, you won’t be motivated to achieve them, and even if you do,

  • How to Know if Your Technical Skills Need an Upgrade

    The market for continuing education in technical fields is exploding, but are re-skilling efforts worth it? The answer

  • 6 ways to supercharge your finance team: true stories about saving time and driving success
  • Talent vs. Skill: Which is More Important in Your Job?

    Professional jobs usually involve skills that can be learned by the majority of people. Talent, on the other

  • How to Improve Your Presentation Skills at Work

    I spoke to Tim Sanders, who has been public speaking for years to crowds of thousands. Sanders is