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Intro to Kanban Boards, the Highly Visual Project Management Method

Alexandra Hall — April 30, 2018 — April 30, 2018 If you’re forever fighting your project management system, Kanban boards are worth a look. “Kanban” — Japanese for “visual signal” or “card” — are card- and column-based project management systems that offer a convenient way to keep teams abreast of a project’s status, from initial … Continue reading Intro to Kanban Boards, the Highly Visual Project Management Method

The AREA Method: When a Good Strategy Is Not Enough

Cheryl Strauss Einhorn — August 18, 2017 Follow @CherylEinhorn — August 18, 2017 Recently there’s a lot of evidence of high profile strategy failures, whether it’s the health care overhaul in Congress, the inability of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries to bolster oil prices by cutting supplies, or disappointments from hot start-up initial public … Continue reading The AREA Method: When a Good Strategy Is Not Enough

The Bucky Fuller Method: How Dividing Yourself in Half Improves Your Personal Productivity

by Taylor Pearson July 30, 2016 Follow @TaylorPearsonMeJuly 30, 2016 On a snowy day in late 1927, a young corporate executive looked down past his toes, past the trusses of the bridge, into choppy waters of Lake Michigan. Earlier that year, his first daughter had died and he had lost his job as president of … Continue reading The Bucky Fuller Method: How Dividing Yourself in Half Improves Your Personal Productivity

Effectual Reasoning: The Little Known Method Entrepreneurs Use to Figure Out What They Want

by Taylor Pearson July 31, 2016 Follow @TaylorPearsonMeJuly 31, 2016 Man has suffered another loss in his more recent development inasmuch as the traditions which buttressed his behavior are now rapidly diminishing. No instinct tells him what he has to do, and no tradition what he ought to do; sometimes he does not even know … Continue reading Effectual Reasoning: The Little Known Method Entrepreneurs Use to Figure Out What They Want