Tagged: team

Team Diversity

“The tendency to resort to groupthink can be exacerbated by a team’s tendency to self-select likeminded people and get rid itself of people who don’t think like the rest of the team. It’s important to find a workable balance between strong individual talents and team-centric collaboration, and to ensure that...

The Iron Triangle of Valuation

This blog post takes the classical project management triangle (deadline, price, quality) equation to the people side of project management.

Why best practices are hard to practice (and what can be done about it)

The two common pitfalls that organizations encounter when implementing best practices are: 1. Lack of adaptation: this refers to a situation in which best practices are applied without customizing them to an organization’s specific needs. 2. Lack or adoption: this to the tendency of best practice initiatives to fizzle out...