How do coaching and mentoring apply to a project manager? In this video, Susanne Madsen explains how being a coach isn't about you (the coach), but how the coachee can benefit from growth–and how to best help them reach new goals. But being a coach also has it's own benefits, as you'll gain confidence and respect. Mentoring is best used to increase networking skills, learning specific things about the business you work within, and learning …
Are you setting yourself goals every day, or have you forgotten one of the most fundamental tricks to great project leadership? In this video, Susanne Madsen shares the value, purpose, and technique to set goals for your projects and self, leading to more success and a clear route to the career you want.
Feedback is more than just a routine to end a project or make your stakeholders feel like you’re listening: it’s a powerful tool to shape how well your next project goes. With feedback, a project leader is able to learn from mistakes, capitalize on successes, and consistently expand their relationship with customers.
Everyone wants to grow as a professional–but you can't do that if you aren't willing to get out of your comfort zone! This video features project leadership expert Susanne Madsen discussing how to expand your comfort zone: the benefits, challenges, and steps to become an even better project leader.
How important is self esteem to a project leader? According to project leadership expert Susanne Madsen, it can make all the difference. In this video, Susanne discusses how important it is for team leaders to stand up for themselves, their team members, and their project.
In this video, Susanne Madsen talks about interpersonal conflict (which will surely happen in a high profile project), and how to best deal with it for all parties involved to feel satisfied. Opinions and people can clash, so it’s important as a project manager to resolve these conflicts.
The monthly steering committee meetings don't necessarily have to be the same old updates and checkpoints. As Susanne Madsen explains in this video, this meeting is the perfect opportunity to wow your steering committee:
Do you appreciate the transformational power of questions? Susanne Madsen explains in this video how questions can be the strongest tool in the project leader’s toolkit:
Are you willing to plod along with the same old same old, or do you always look for opportunities to expand what you and your project team can do? In this video, project leadership expert Susanne Madsen explains why challenging the status quo is important not just for you, but for your project!
Project Leadership Expert Susanne Madsen discusses the value and importance of delegation within a project: how to do it, when, and why it's beneficial to do so intelligently.