In this podcast, Volacci's marketing experts Erik Wagner and Chris Gaffney discuss collaborative content creation and project management. While using the real-life example of their popular Newsletter Best Practices 2013: Email Marketing eBook, the two offer a series of tips and strategies to help marketers spread the success and responsibilities of high quality content creation among members of a marketing team.
In business, the ideal executive is considered to be a great delegator, able to motivate and lead their team to success without delving into the dreaded realm of micro-management. But is micro-management as terrible a business practice as everyone seems to think? No, says Larry Popelka of Bloomberg’s Businessweek. In fact, it is carefully selective micro-management that can make a good company a great one. (Be sure to read this entire article to understand what’s required to make this work.)
Happy International Project Management Day (http://www.internationalpmday.org)!
This is the first year I am going to celebrate IPM day, which apparently has been around for a few years (although I cannot find an official date). The founder, Frank P Saladis, PMP, decided to start IPM day in an effort to increase the perceived importance of project management.