Incognito
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How to avoid being interrupted?
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If you need to learn how to be heard. You need to identify how to communicate in context. Who can we learn from that is great at this? What draws people in? Am I going to answer your question? ...

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What are the signs that a project is going wrong?
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Failure to understand the objective. An objective is composed of three understandings Where we are Where we're going How we're getting there. Similar to the three legs of fire: air, fuel, heat. If ...

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Open Source Project Management Software
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I use http://www.ganttproject.biz/ for my gannt charts. It's not very friendly for more complex charts, but basic ones are relatively painless.

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how to estimate costs of projects that have not been clearly defined
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Price based on what you know. Don't get them a cost for the system, give them a receipt of work items they need to complete. Example: Vague system xxxxx Meeting with you to discuss this: $500.00 ...

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How to protect a team member from management?
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File a complaint against them with the leadership saying they are undermining your department and management by subverting the chain-of-command. Instruct your team they are to only take orders from ...

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What is the Project Management book that left the most impact on you?
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Worth mention on decision making and understanding irrational decisions, is the book Sway. It's focused on a few common causes of irrational behavior, and bad decision making. For example, why the ...

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