Feeling overwhelmed by negative perceptions of your intranet? Tired of the big projects running out of steam and grinding to a halt? Seek a small success and watch it snowball.
I need to throw-out my current intranet, and yet the risks of the new intranet project failing (in part) are so great I feel overwhelmed. Launch in t-minus three months.
It’s something about being authentic, clear and concise yet thoughtful and human
'Grand Designs', a television programme that follows the travails of passionate, amateur, house builders says a lot about how projects go awry.
'Show n tell' sessions let you communicate something new to end-users and stakeholders; but what about reversing the flow to be 'bottom up' and running 'see n say' sessions?
I've come to know three things about getting big things done. So many people have told us what success is built around, but doesn't success, and even happiness, come down to these three things? Nothing easy, but simple enough yeah?
Don't use a weak-assed disclaimer - claim your words and thoughts with a claimr!
Wedge notices that the city, and the office, is preternaturally quiet. Are people absent just because it's Friday and after New Year? Anyway, Wedge looks at goals and values.
Second of a Two Parter on personal and professional projects and how we define what they're about.
Do you know what you're about? Can you explain to new clients or new collegues what it is you actually do? Get your abstract right, get your purpose laid out. First of a Two-parter.
How can we differentiate between the important things and the urgent things? Wedge identifies the key elements in dealing with the little rocks in life, before they become boulders.