Program

2015-09-21

Welcome to the Kronos Project Management Academy’s Coaching initiative and congratulations on being selected to what we feel will be a valuable opportunity and service to PM’s across Kronos. It is the intention of this initiative to provide you direct as needed support in your personal and professional development, and ultimately add to your performance. …

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Being Resiliant: Physical and Emotional Health

2015-09-18

Following on from a previous blog where Adrian Pagdin extolled the virtue of a healthy body to a healthy mind, our fabulous coach, Shona McFarlane, describes being resilient as a bi-product of health and focus. Resilience is a word we hear more and more about these days. Only recently, Ed Miliband was quoted in the …

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Alex Marson

2015-09-14

Director & CEO of Tailwind Project Solutions Alex has 13 years of experience managing clients accounts in the project management training and consulting field. [showhide type=”pressrelease” hidden=”yes” more_text=”Read More” less_text=”Close”] She was previously the Managing Director for the UK company of a large global training provider and has an excellent reputation for ensuring clients are …

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Adrian Pagdin

Co-founder of Tailwind Project Solutions – Adrian is a project leadership and management practitioner and evangelist. Formerly the Managing Director of the project management practice ajp consulting, Adrian has been an active advisor, consultant, trainer and speaker on stakeholder management, project leadership, risk and control for fifteen years.[showhide type=”pressrelease” hidden=”yes” more_text=”Read More” less_text=”Close”] He was …

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5 Ingredients to achieve a healthy body and a healthy mind

2015-09-10

A healthy body is to a healthy mind what water is to life. We all know that, right? The ancient Greeks knew it and based their civilisation on this knowledge, encouraging physical and mental exercise through competition and debate. Ever been for a run, done an exercise session and felt energised afterwards? Ever gotten addicted …

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Releasing your full potential

2015-08-02

Austin Healy was what the rugby union world called a utility back. He could cover a lot of positions well. He could cover Josh Lewsey on the wing, Jason Robinson at full back, Will Greenwood in the centre, I recall that he even provided cover for Matt Dawson at scrum half but I might have …

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7 Conditions for Empowerment

2015-07-21

IN the 1980’s British Airways was the World’s favourite airline, fact. It won the accolade for almost ten years in a row and the impressive thing is that this did not happen by chance. It was part of a concerted strategy to position BA as the airline of choice and at the forefront of that …

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Ray’s 3 steps for Better Risk Management

2015-07-20

Ray Moore is our resident PMI PMProfessional teacher, coach, guru and go to man. I asked him what his top tips were for making risk management more effective. 1. Keep your eyes open. 2. Recognise that the interpretation of project risk differs from one stakeholder to another, so tailor your messages. 3. You have to …

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Three steps to developing a powerful career brand

2015-07-09

Have you ever wondered why it is that some companies, or some people just manage to stand out from the crowd and in addition, that they are able to thrive? All of this despite the fact that as companies, we have access to the same labour markets, the same technology, the same market forces and …

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Beyond death and taxes

2015-07-07

BEYOND DEATH… AND TAXES In dealing with risks in projects we find ourselves doing things like: risk identification… meaning we sit around a table and ask each other “what went wrong last time?” …for sure there are better ways to do risk identification. Ways which actually increase the chances of finding those risks which will …

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