Tired of hearing about poor communication? Try working at it every day!
In their 2018 Pulse of the Profession, PMI reported that 9.9% of every dollar spent on projects is wasted due to poor project performance. That equates to $99 million for every $1 billion invested globally. And what does PMI list among the top 5 reasons for project failure for a second year running? Communication.
Shifting responsibilities, communication issues, new policies to implement; there are often more complications than actual tasks in any given day. We refer to these in our team workshops as our “Ninja Stars.”
We often feel that time is slipping through our fingers. We want to save it, to spend it wisely, to chase it, to enjoy it. Yet it’s so fleeting. They say that time is money, and so it is while we’re working. With all the demands on our time, how can we prioritize this valuable resource? How can we “spend it wisely”, managing our priorities properly during the course of our hectic day?