Project Management and team empowerment

Project Management and team empowerment

One of the main things I learned in these years as a manager is that you should not always look out for your team. Entrepreneurs and managers tend too often to step into the work of their peers to explain step by step what needs to be done. The reality shows us that...
How to estimate and tell your customer

How to estimate and tell your customer

Without doubt, one of the most complex things in project management is estimating. As a vital part of a project, estimations are used to build up a project plan and to forecast a delivery date. But estimating time and budget in project management is an arcane and...
Some takeaway notes from The Next Web Conference 2017

Some takeaway notes from The Next Web Conference 2017

Earlier in May I attended the TNW2017 conference in Amsterdam, which is generally recognized as the industry-leading conference in Europe for start-ups and innovation. Since a couple of years I strived to attend this conference and finally this time I had a ticket...
How to make your business strategy a success

How to make your business strategy a success

I recently attended a professional programme on Strategic Business Management at Harvard, and I want to share my experience with my fellow readers. In brief, my experience at Harvard has been superb: tuition, location and fellow students were magnificent and greatly...
You don’t need project management

You don’t need project management

Let’s be honest:  project management sucks. It is just a babysitting task that everyone can do. You can have a trainee doing the job of keeping track of what people’s doing in your team and you should not hire any expert project manager. Stay away from those!...