You know what I think about achieving goals? Everyone has a passion for something, a powerful, compelling drive to achieve a goal. I saw a meme recently that speaks to this quite well:
“When it’s time to fight, you fight like you’re the third monkey on the ramp to Noah’s ark…and brother it’s starting to rain.”
If you’re passionate about something, you’re willing to fight for it. You don’t take “no” for an answer and you won’t let anything stand in your way. The fight can be a hard one or easy depending on the process you employ in realizing your passion.
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You know what I think about project management? Historically speaking, project management was around long before it was known as “project management”. Although we don’t know exactly how the pyramids of Egypt were constructed, we do know the Pharaoh had managers overseeing their construction. It wasn’t until the early 20th century that we started to explore Project Management as a formal scientific process. Since then it’s evolved into a field of study and a career path. And it’s still evolving. In this podcast, I’m pleased to share an interview with Paul Gallagher, who has applied the basic tenets of project management, namely managing resources, maintaining schedules, and coordinating different activities and tasks, into a framework for life. He calls it “The Amazing Me Project”.
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