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 •  January 8

Does your LinkedIn profile tell your story? Are you using LinkedIn effectively to help get you where you want to be? Do you know the new features and settings that can help you expand your network and get noticed by the right recruiters at the right time? Make sure you don't miss any career-building opportunities in the new year by making the most...

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 •  December 22, 2017

Employee engagement has stagnated over the past decade or so. According to a recent Gallup report on the State of the American Workplace, 51% of workers are “not engaged and have not been for a long while.” It seems simplistic to say, but being happy and engaged at work is a good thing. Unhappy workers look for a new situation. Turnover is...

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 •  December 17, 2017

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that technology changes in an instant. What was once cutting-edge is now obsolete. Creativity, IT, scalability. The interplay between these moving forces requires a steady hand and an oversight that only can come from a seasoned project management professional.
So it’s no surprise that Uber tapped...

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 •  December 8, 2017

For the past 17 years, Leonil Carreon has been enjoying a project management construction career with a local real estate company in his native Philippines. But when his wife was selected to attend a global finance development program in her company’s headquarters here in the East Bay, Leonil took advantage of the opportunity to further his own...

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 •  November 15, 2017

Check out Rebecca Anderson's presentation on creating Brand You, with tips on optimizing your résumé and LinkedIn profile. Read the transcript of "Your Brand Statement." So think about branding as not just you, but the perception of other people. It takes less than thirty seconds for someone to form a lasting impression; twenty further experiences...

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 •  October 13, 2017

The latest two reports from the Project Management Institute focus on the need for an organization to be agile in today’s complex and disruptive global marketplace. As reported in both "Achieving Greater Agility" and "The Drivers of Agility," organizations with higher agility reported more projects successfully meeting original goals and business...

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 •  October 3, 2017

As the manager of the solutions engineering team at OneLogin, Khizar Sultan is responsible for the output of his five solutions engineers. These engineers work hand-in-hand with an in-house sales team to implement their customers' needs. As Sultan says, they possess half sales skills and half engineer skills with "that mix of a techie person who...

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 •  September 28, 2017

To be held October 12, 2017, the Project Management L.A. conference focuses on the evolving landscape of technology solutions that can improve communication, connectivity and processes for today's building and infrastructure projects. Hosted in Marina Del Rey Marriott in Los Angeles, general contractors, real-estate owners and developers, and...

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 •  September 1, 2017

While recently having blood drawn for a medical screen, the attendant asked what I do for a living. I shared with her that I was a company culture consultant and the founder of the Conscious Culture Group. She didn’t understand what company culture was and asked about it.
Russ Elliot is founder and chief consultant of Conscious Culture Group We...

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 •  August 31, 2017

The inevitable profitability of renewable energy
You can be forgiven a feeling of optimism when you talk with Construction and Sustainability department director David Brotherton about the future. Despite dire headlines about climate change and global warming and the ensuing ecological and human disasters these changes might wreak, David sees a...