Make A Good Dog An Exceptional One With These Tips

Do you want your dog to sit, stay, shake or stop using your expensive oriental rug to hide his little “gifts”? Read through this article to find tips that will help you accomplish those things you are having issues with. You may even teach him to clean up those accidents he did not mean to have. With aggressive dogs it is best to begin slowly. Aggressive dogs see themselves as the dominant role in the pack and trying to take that role from them too quickly can result in a negative response from the animal. To avoid bites or difficulty, take small steps in establishing yourself as the pack leader. Feed your dog at a consistent time every day. Their …

Strategic Project Management – A Competitive Advantage

Strategic Project Management – A Competitive Advantage Recently, a number of the world’s leading project management organisations have taken major initiatives to enlighten executive management about the strategic importance and benefits of project management. The focus is to move from individual project management to organisational project management, which these organisations maintain is a strategic advantage in a competitive economy. In this article, Ed Naughton, Director General of the Institute of Project Management and current IPMA Vice President, asks Professor Sebastian Green, Dean of the Faculty of Commerce and Professor of Management and Marketing at University College Cork (formerly of the London Business School), about his views of strategic project management as a vehicle for competitive advantage. Ed: What do you …

PMI Certification

PMI Certification Got a degree in project management? Want to earn a certification diploma from a reliable institution? If so, why don’t you try the PMI certification? The Project Management Institute (PMI) is basically an institution established in 1969 to provide the public the best opportunity for the promotion, maintenance, and advancement of the project management practices in the whole world. It is for this mission that the PMI has been actively participating in the pursuit of education and knowledge acquisition, professional development and networking, career advancement and professional standards, and products and services in the project management arena. As a leading institution for the project management profession, the PMI has developed its own certification programs to provide people the …

What Makes A Good Leader? Ask Uncle Sam

What Makes A Good Leader? Ask Uncle Sam What do the major generals who are leading the war efforts in Iraq have in common with executives and entrepreneurs who are conducting business back home? When it comes to leadership, the answer is probably a lot more than you think. In a recent study conducted by the Army War College, subordinates of the major generals who are leading the war efforts in Iraq were asked to rate the performance of their superiors. The survey revealed that the best leaders: * Keep cool under pressure * Clearly explains the missions, sets standards and priorities * See the big picture; provides context and perspective * Make tough, sound decisions on time * Adapt …