The Project Management Lesson from COUSERA

Every year, hundreds of Start up businesses get the loan they need to promote their innovative ideas. However, very few of these businesses make it after a few years they kick-start their business. Some of these problems can be attributed to lack of funding, recruiting the wrong people, focusing on money rather than value. It could… Continue reading The Project Management Lesson from COUSERA

Using Project Management to support social cause

As part of a business strategic process, many organisation have incorporated corporate social responsibility (CSR) into their everyday business operation process. An example can be seen with IKEA's partnership with Save the Children International, where a part of the profit made from their children's section is donated to help to provide educational materials as well… Continue reading Using Project Management to support social cause

Quality of a project manager that you need.

Been a member of PMI has benefited me especially in pursuing a career fully in project management. However, looking back to the types of 'managers' I have worked with, I cannot agree less that leadership is a thought process. While some managers are slave drivers as explained by Alvin Lim productivity can be severely affected by the method a manager use… Continue reading Quality of a project manager that you need.

‘Quality is remembered, long after price is forgotten’ Aldo Gucci.

If you are not new to project management you will always remember the 5 elements of Project Management. Planning, Implementation, Execution, Control and Closure. To successfully manage a project be it a product launch, event or software change, A project manager must be able to coordinate the project especially when it is on a large scale.… Continue reading ‘Quality is remembered, long after price is forgotten’ Aldo Gucci.

For the Love of Projects !

I first exposure to project management was in 2007, I was on an internship with Stabilini Visinoni during the construction of the MMA2 (Murtala Mohammed Airport Terminal 2). Shortly after I was poached by Andrian Rivera, The project manager for Zortek Systems International. I remember feeling so excited about the role. I learnt about time… Continue reading For the Love of Projects !