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Project management change path 2020 to 2025

26 June 2019 / 9:00 Smart phones dependent lives, thinking machines replacing humans at the workplaces, social media-based societies and fast-paced technological penetration in day-to-day living are just the tip of the iceberg examples of irreversible changes that human civilization is going through currently.  These changes are redefining behaviors and professional norms. Like other professions, […]

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Do we need to consider a »Theory Z« for millennials?

21 June 2019 / 9:00 In 1960, Douglas McGregor published his famous book “The Human Side of Enterprise”, which had a significant impact on the way we see organisations, management and human engagement in enterprises. In this book, Douglas McGregor identified an approach of creating environments within which employees are motivated via authoritative direction and […]

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The impact of digital technologies on plant engineering and construction projects

3 June 2019 / 9:00 Recently, PwC and the German Large Industrial Plant Manufacturers´ Group of VDMA published a benchmark report on digital business models in plant engineering and construction in an international comparison. It was done in the light of urgent need of improvements for the European business models as the players in Germany […]

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Increase project leadership, decrease project management and your project success rate will skyrocket!

24 May 2019 / 9:00 by Tero Kyckling The root causes for most project pitfalls are people originated. That is hardly any news, but providing a working solution to catching the emerging people issues early for targeted corrective actions is big news. The project management focus is on tangible, measurable deliverables such as spent hours, […]