Optimize Year-End Funds to Achieve OPM’s Program and Project Management Essential Skills

The following blog is written by Strategy Execution Subject Matter Expert Joe Czarnecki In April 2019, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) released a defined set of Program and Project Management competencies as part of the Program Management Improvement Accountability Act (PMIAA) implementation. With input from across the Federal government, OPM identified 32 general competencies and […]

How Do You Get Better Business Outcomes?

The following blog post is written by Strategy Execution CEO Christoffer Ellehuus We are in the middle of a growing project-driven economy with a massive shift in the nature of work As more work becomes automated, employees now spend most of their time focused on running projects intended to change and innovate the business. The problem? […]

Effective Changes Make Change Effective

How organizations can prepare for the changes in change management Almost all of us, whether personally or professionally, have been involved in large-scale changes in our lives or jobs. Managing organizational change requires the right leadership and mindset. But change management cannot be effective in a vacuum. Although that may cause you to panic  and […]

Connect with us at NCMA World Congress 2019

NCMA World Congress 2019 is taking place July 28 – 31 in Boston, MA and I’m thrilled to be hosting a breakout session during the conference Tuesday, July 30 at 2 p.m. where I’ll be discussing “Adaptive Leadership: Helping You and Your Teams Succeed in Disruptive Times.” Changes are happening in contract management, procurement, and […]

Never Stop Learning: A Challenge to the Modern Workforce

Leonardo Da Vinci (artist): Learning never exhausts the mind. John F. Kennedy (politician): Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. Sheryl Sandberg (business executive): The ability to learn is the most important quality a leader can have. Jack Nicklaus (athlete):  Don’t be too proud to take lessons. I’m not. Whether you’re an artist, politician, […]

The Modern Learner and Project-Based Training

The following blog post is written by Strategy Execution Chief Product Officer Treion Muller: Over the past decade you and I have had front row seats to one of the most fascinating shows in history – the digital revolution – including the proliferation of the internet, Google, smartphones, as well as just-in-time access to on-the-job information, training, and […]