Tag: post-mortem

Get More Done in Less Time: Learning From Crises thumbnail

When are you most productive? If you are like most people I know the answer is easy, when you really need to be. Most of us have great examples of crises and other urgent situations, where folks pull together and get more done. And yet, at other times, lots of stuff seems to get in the way. And we look at each other with the common question, “how can I get more done?”

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Post-Mortem of Success: Questions that Drive Sustained Results thumbnail

Most great project managers know that it’s important to do a post-mortem after any major undertaking. In my experience, a post-mortem is much more likely to occur when something went terribly wrong. I have heard (and said) in the heat of frustration, “we just need to get through this now, but afterwards we need a very careful post-mortem.” In this funny and insightful post, Lee Cash, shares the