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An end to engagement?

The project manager can often thinking of relationships with their stakeholders as for a season, and then done. This is probably a mistake.

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Humanising the Enemy

My wife and I are working our way through seasons 1 and 2 of the TV drama series Madam Secretary.  In the episode we just watched, a compromising photograph of the heroine’s young adult daughter, Stevie, has been leaked.  [Spoiler alert!] Very quickly, the photograph is traced to a former secret serviceman who is now […]

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The Relationship Bank Account in Action

One of my projects right now is helping the opening of a new local school for 5 to 11-year-olds. Since the government likes the idea, much of this will be publicly-funded, which means we need to evidence demand for the school by getting parents to sign up before it opens. So, I was with another […]