The Art of Writing an Amazing Blog Post. Posting it for my future reference 😀

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You cannot get into shape by working out 9 hours a day

Great article. It is all about consistency and grit. https://www.inc.com/damon-brown/this-is-simon-sineks-guaranteed-secret-to-success-most-of-us-wont-do.html?cid=sf01002

Chekutty from Kerala

Hats off to social entrepreneurs Gopi and Lakshmi for implementing the brilliant idea of creating chekutty dolls from the handloom sarees and clothes destroyed by the Kerala floods 2018. They could raise considerable amount of money to help the weavers who lost their looms and stock. True story of grit and big hearts. Gopi is …

“Talent is the rate at which you increase your skills with effort” Angela Duckworth

That is a great piece inspiring talk by Angela Duckworth, the author of  the book "GRIT', which is a #1 New york times best seller. The book explains 'Why passion and excellence are the secrets to success. Here is her talk at google tech talk.

Impact of Artificial intelligence on Project Management

That is the future of project management https://wp.me/p1GMg-hB

Forget Nostradamus – Here’s Tony O’Dowd’s IT Predictions for 2019

A quick update on the emerging trends. https://wp.me/p3cjZq-3ac

PMBOK Definitions #2

Stakeholder analysis to identify key performance indicators of project success

Step#1 Identify the stakeholders of the project / product  (sample list below) Sponsors Portfolio managers Program managers Project managers Owners Engineering mangers / teams Design teams Sub contractors Procurement team Quality team Risk management team Change management team Safety management team Cost controllers Finance Sales & Marketing Project management office Competitors Consultants End users Government …

Evolution of ‘project success criteria’

During one of my training programs, a project manager said ' I am not getting acceptance for my project. What should I do get the acceptance?'. That was a difficult question to answer, considering the fact that I did not know much about his project. Still I wanted to give it a try, and I …

7 steps to define good project requirements?

Identify the project's stakeholders Classify them into groups of; High power - high interest High power - low interest Low power - low interest Low power - high interest Collect the detailed requirements from the relevant stakeholders through; Interviews Questionnaires Brainstorming Requirements development workshops Benchmark with similar projects / products Analyze the requirements Define requirements …