Managerial Guide to After Action Review (AAR)


But few take proactive steps to investigate the root cause and establish corrective measures while the project is still on track. Instead, they practice continuous evaluation throughout the project lifecycle. Afterwards, the team compiled a formal military after action report that concluded and recorded all the findings for future reference. Shell Oil Company was among the first to add this model to their project management toolkit. Special projects.

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Abandoned In the Panhandle

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

I’ve taken the photos from my Abandoned In the Panhandle project and created a book. Though I’m not done shooting abandoned places, I felt now was a good time to make a compilation. Consider this Vol. Details at my book page. Grab Bag

give us your quotes

The Eloquent Woman

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, in Eloquence in an Electronic Age) I'd love to compile your suggestions for a future project on the blog. Do you have any favorite quotations about women and public speaking --by men or women? Here's one of mine: History has many themes.

Happy New Year of Journaling in Scrivener

More than PowerPoint...

Cultivating the ‘enter once’ habit will help you if you decide to compile.). In my Scrivener template, I set 273,500 as my yearly project goal, as well.) I keep a daily journal in Scrivener. I’ve been writing in a personal journal every morning for decades now. Yet I only started using Scrivener for my journal since October 2015. At that time, I looked for an online template to use, but I couldn’t find one.

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Star Wars VII trailer: Storytelling & the invisible structure

Presentation Zen

In the six-minute video presentation below, Father Roderick does an excellent job of deconstructing the trailer and hints at some lessons that we can apply to our own presentation or storytelling projects. Another projection of the power that our heroes are up against. Rey's image is contrasted again with the projection of power from the Empire in the form of a battle scene. Take a look at this compilation of fan reactions to this last scene.

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Another giveaway! There's an Adult in My Soup!

Speak Schmeak

ANYWAY, they've got a new book out, called " There's an Adult in My Soup ," a compilation of essays and blog posts -- "recipes for cooking up the life of your dreams." One of my favorite blogs to read has been the Escape Adulthood blog by Kim and Jason Kotecki.

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150+ Free PowerPoint Slides to Make Great Visually Appealing Presentations


Here is a compilation of some of our top free PowerPoint slide designs that you can use the next time you need to make a business presentation. PowerPoint dashboards can be used to show key performance indicators within your organization, project or startup. As our content catalog has grown, we have started to publish free PowerPoint slides every new week. Our free slides have had a very good adoption and we could also notice the number of free downloads is increasing over time.

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Another giveaway! There's an Adult in My Soup!

Speak Schmeak

ANYWAY, they've got a new book out, called " There's an Adult in My Soup ," a compilation of essays and blog posts -- "recipes for cooking up the life of your dreams." We can't be content to be satisfied with what's already accomplished; we have to constantly be grasping for the next event/activity/project. One of my favorite blogs to read has been the Escape Adulthood blog by Kim and Jason Kotecki.

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10 resources for finding women's speeches--and using them in yours

The Eloquent Woman

The National Women's History Project has a "Great Speeches" page currently under construction--so write and encourage them to get it going! I've written about women having a tough time getting on the program as speakers -- but how often are they quoted in speeches?

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Alan Weiss the Million Dollar Consultant: Increase and Protect Fees

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Fees remain a topic of unending interest according to my mail, so here is a compilation of tips and ideas. 24.Seek out new economic buyers laterally during your projects. Consulting Tips from the Million Dollar Consultant: Forty Methods to Increase and/or Protect Fees By  Alan Weiss  PhD and partner with Patricia Fripp in The Odd Couple Marketing Seminar. Sign up by April 30 and save.

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Year-end speechwriting business: on staff

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Compile all the feedback you received on those 2011 speechwriting assignments. List the hourly price (or the project fee) you paid for each speechwriter. Over the next couple of days, I’ll be discussing what speechwriters need to do to prepare for the business needs of the coming year. Whether you work on staff or as a freelancer, you should use this year-end time to pay close attention the business aspects of your speechwriting career.

My media diet

Speak Schmeak

It's basically a compilation of tips and resources submitted by speakers. I appreciate a few competition reality shows, the ones where people win something based on a practical skill or talent, like American Idol, Project Runway and Top Chef.

2008 130

11 speaker bureaus open doors for women

The Eloquent Woman

Here's a compilation of 11 bureaus in 7 subject categories to get you started. For many women focused on public speaking, half the battle is getting an invitation to speak.

Turning Your Data into Eye-opening Stories


Whether you’re a project manager in an IT firm or are cradling a product-based startup, using the right data and bringing it out in the most efficient way is something you must master. Data – a term used to classify the facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis.

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A reader asks: "How do I find non-trivial quotes by women on my topic?"

The Eloquent Woman

Let the compilers know what you want to see. If you belong to a professional society with a women's committee, or one made up of women, make that a project so that your profession's women are represented with their best quotes. Historians in your field will be great partners in this project.) Do you ever get discouraged when you're seeking quotes for a presentation or speech, and all the available gems are from men?

Essential Elements for Effective Evaluation « The Shy Speaker's.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Yes, it’s taken me close to 2 years to compile and distill them, so rest assured they’re good stuff! Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS! NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!: Facebook: Shy Speakers Guide on FB Mobile: (+65) 91380556 Email: Subscribe Click below !

2008 43

The Power of Choice

NSA President Mark Sanborn, CSP, CPAE, has compiled 52 different business models that involve public and professional speaking, and there are even more, he notes. He takes every project seriously and wont hesitate to walk away if he or his advisors find something that doesnt fit," she explains. Both Santiago and McGraw use experts in other fields to propel their projects forward. "Im

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13 Lessons (& Tips) Learned Launching an eBook

It is Possible to Launch a Product that You’ve published the majority of for free This was the only real doubt about this project for me.

2009 58

Power Moves! – 5 Tips to Make Body Language Work for You! « The.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Therefore, to help you understand what I’m really driving at, and to cater to your interest in knowing and explore morning “styles&# of holding your idle hands when they’re idle, I’ve compiled a simple picture list of how you go about keeping your hands occupied when they have nothing to do – all the while looking professional! I always tell presenters that they need to use broader gestures since they draw the eye and project dynamism.

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How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

It also has a running stream designed for projecting, if you’re really bold about it.) Pistachio Micro sharing. Macro results. HOME TOUCHBASE BLOG Your Suggestions? SERVICES Market Engagement Enterprise 2.0 Speaking and more Research TWITTER?