All posts by Mike Clayton

What is the GROW Model of Coaching? | Video

What is the GROW Model of Coaching?

The GROW Model of coaching is the best-known and most widely-used coaching model. And coaching is a hugely valuable way for Project Managers to develop our team members. So, what is the GROW Model of Coaching? Dr Mike Clayton is founder of OnlinePMCourses.com. Here, he answers this question, in under 5 minutes.

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Can you Get a Project Management Job? (Here’s How)

How to Get a Project Management Job

Getting a Project Management job is something of a ‘chicken and egg’ problem… On the one hand, it’s hard to get a Project Management job without experience. On the other hand, how can you get experience, without a Project Management job?

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What is Emotional Intelligence? | Video

What is Emotional Intelligence?

The idea of Emotional Intelligence (EI) – or Emotional Quotient (EQ) – is an important idea for all professionals and communicators to get to grips with.

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13 Reasons to Take up a Project Management Career

Why Project Management? 13 Reasons to Take up a Project Management Career

Why should you choose a project management career? It is an excellent choice, and here are 13 good reasons why you should.

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What are Stage Gates or Gateways? | Video

What are Stage Gates or Gateways?

Stage Gates, Gateways, Phase Gates. The Stage Gate process is key to project governance and good project management. So, what are Stage Gates, or Gateways?

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Are You Making Proper Use of Dependencies and Constraints?

Are You Making Proper Use of Constraints and Dependencies?

Constraints and dependencies are two important, but misunderstood project management concepts. But you need them in your project definition and planning.

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What are Project Constraints? | Video

What are Project Constraints?

Some things constrain the choices you can make, when you plan and deliver your project. So, what are Project Constraints? | Video

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Impossible Project: 8 Principles ​to Take it on and Deliver it

Impossible Project - 8 Principles ​to Take it on and deliver it

Do you need to take on an impossible project: something nobody thinks can be done? Or maybe a project no one thinks should be done!

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What are Task Dependencies in Project Management? | Video

What are Task Dependencies in Project Management?

When you are planning and scheduling your project, there will be sequences of activities that you need to respect. They are generated by task dependencies.

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PMP Exam Change in December 2019: What will be Different?

PMP Exam Change in December 2019 - What will be Different?

The Project Management Institute (PMI) regularly updates the standards and how it assesses them. So we’re getting a major PMP exam change, in December 2019.

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