Why Work Sucks and How to Fix It

I had some time this weekend and used it to catch up on some reading.  One of the books I read was Cali Ressler and Jody Thompson’s “Why Work Sucks and How to Fix It“. Great book….but I wonder if the people that need to read it will read it.  I’m talking about the CEO’s … Read more Why Work Sucks and How to Fix It

Dreaming in Code

If you are interested in software development…read this book. If you aren’t interested in software development…read this book. If you’ve always wondered why software development is such a tough thing to manage and predict completion…read this book. Did I say that you should read this book? 🙂 The book is not a detailed “how to”…it … Read more Dreaming in Code

The Strategic Project Leader

I just finished reading The Strategic Project Leader: Mastering Service-Based Project Leadership by Jack Ferraro….not a bad book. In section two of his book, Mr. Ferraro writes: In project management, leadership is desperately needed; leadership that is adaptable, perceptive, timely, meaningful, authentic, and unselfish. This one sentence sums up the core of The Strategic Project … Read more The Strategic Project Leader

Reinventing Project Management

I just finished reading “Reinventing Project Management” by Aaron J. Shenhar and Dov Dvir and I have to say that I really enjoyed this book. The full title of the book is “Reinventing Project Management: The Diamond Approach to Successful Growth & Innovation” and, as the title suggests, it covers an approach that the authors … Read more Reinventing Project Management