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Managing Projects: Creatively & Productively

Project management.  It’s enough to strike fear into many a creative professional.  It conjures up images of gantt charts or spread sheets, long meetings and complicated software.

 

And yet the uber-detailed project planning we may aspire to may not even be the best way after all:  too much planning can actually be a bad thing!

 

It is more important to be ultra-agile than to be over prepared. For day-to-day projects, we should think in terms of 20% planning and 80% regular management, re-alignment and steering.

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