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7 Critical Elements of Project Management Training for the Digital Age

“Projects and programs are the core of any organization’s strategic initiatives—they are how change happens. Having the talent to implement those initiatives successfully is the critical capability that gives organizations a competitive advantage to navigate through necessary change.” – PMI®’s Pulse of the Profession, 9th Global Annual Project Management Survey

Effective execution of strategic goals and supporting tactical objectives is essential to maintain and expand a competitive advantage. Read more

How to Increase the Number of Female Leaders in Australia

How to Increase the Number of Female Leaders in Australia

Australian women are highly educated, but are being held back in the workplace and in public life. We are failing to translate women’s education into workplace participation. This is a real waste of human potential and a drag on our national productivity.”   Louise McSorley, Acting Director Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA)

Before we even begin talking about this, I want to highlight some key numbers.Read more

The 6 Truths of Modern Leadership Development

The 6 Truths of Modern Leadership Development

The business context is changing rapidly, and leadership development needs to change right along with it. If not, it risks becoming ineffective at preparing leaders for today’s digital economy. According to recent Fortune survey, only 7% of Fortune 500 CEOs believe their companies are building effective global leaders, while just 10% think that their leadership development initiatives have clear business impact.Read more