PPP 132 | Energizing the Burned Out Project Manager, with author Tom Rath

Total Duration 35:56

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Far From Fully Charged

Would you say you typically roll out of bed, refreshed, well rested, ready to attack the challenges of the day? Or are your first waking moments more likely, "Seriously? It's time to get up already?"

In this episode, we welcome back Tom Rath to discuss his new book Are You Fully Charged?: The 3 Keys to Energizing Your Work and Life. If you enjoy books with practical, evidence-based insights, you're in for a treat, and it will start making a difference on the day you crack the book open.

To learn more about Tom and the book, visit his website at TomRath.org/book/are-you-fully-charged.

You can catch my earlier discussion with Tom by visiting https://PeopleAndProjectsPodcast.com/106


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PPP 131 | Honoring a Project Management Legacy, with Max Wideman

Total Duration 36:07

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A Lifetime of Commitment to Project Management

In this episode, we speak with Max Wideman, one of the original authors of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (in fact, he coined the term "PMBOK Guide"). Today Max continues to share his insights on project management on his information-packed website MaxWideman.com.

Thank you for joining me for this episode of The People and Projects Podcast! Have a great week!

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PPP 130 | Why Leadership Training Isn't Preparing You to Lead (and What To Do About It), with author Herminia Ibarra


Total Duration 28:40

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Act First, Not Think First

In this episode we speak with Herminia Ibarra, author of Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader. Herminia chairs a department at the world-renowned INSEAD business school and is recognized by Thinkers 50 as one of the top business thinkers around the globe. In this episode, Herminia shares why standard leadership training just doesn't work.

Learn more about Herminia and her book (and download the first chapter) at http://herminiaibarra.com/books/.

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Talent Triangle: Power Skills

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PPP 129 | Less Panic and More Productivity for Project Managers, with author Kory Kogon

Total Duration 48:29

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The Urgent and the Important

In this episode we speak with Kory Kogon from the FranklinCovey organization. Kory recently published The 5 Choices: The Path to Extraordinary Productivity. It's a very, very helpful resource for helping us sort out the urgent and the important.

Learn more about Kory and her book at http://www.the5choices.com/.

Tell Your Friends!

If you enjoy The People and Projects Podcast, tell your friends and colleagues! Our college intern Zach is responsible for getting the word out but needs your help! Help make Zach look like he's really, really good at his job. :)

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PPP 128 | How Project Managers Become Project Leaders, with author Susanne Madsen

Total Duration 37:00

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Not Just Managing But Leading

I'm happy to welcome Susanne Madsen to the podcast. Susanne recently published The Power of Project Leadership: 7 Keys to Help You Transform from Project Manager to Project Leader.

Learn more about Susanne and her book at http://www.powerofprojectleadership.com/.

Grow Your Leadership Skills

If you're interested in developing your leadership skills, I have an idea for you. Our Leadership Fast Track Program fires up again in June. You are cordially invited to join me and others from around the world in this program that combines assessments, learning sessions, and one-on-one coaching. I facilitate each of the learning sessions live, over the web, which means you can participate regardless of where you live. In our one-on-one coaching sessions, I'll work directly with you to help you take the next step in your ability to lead and deliver. Plus, the program earns you 20 PDU's if you're a PMP.

To learn more and take advantage of the early-bird discount, visit LeadershipFastTrackProgram.com.

Tell Your Friends!

As our college intern says in the opening of this episode, we'd love to let more people know about The People and Projects Podcast. How about you tell some friends and colleagues about us? If nothing else, it will make Zach look like he's really good at his job. :)

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