Author Archives: Kirsten Jordan

Program Management is Evil!

Few things can “go bad” more quickly than Program Management. But program management should be your friend, not a “necessary evil”. Why so …

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Bag of Tricks: It’s Easier to Edit Than Create

I’m known for many quotes and here is a favorite, “It’s Easier to Edit than Create!” Have you ever been to a …

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Be Careful What You Reward For

Conventional wisdom says, “be careful what you wish for”. But should the caution really be, “be careful what you reward for”? In schools, …

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Having It All – 6 Choices YOU Can Make

Choices in Your Work/Life Balance.  Sounds good, but do you have the courage to make them? In the last few weeks I’ve …

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Sheryl Sandberg’s Version of How to “Have It All”

“Really?” the snippy portion of my brain quips. Women just need more ambition to succeed? I have been a little torqued ever …

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Can “Having It All” Be Reality For Women?

I just finished reading a fantastic article. It was long, but I was transfixed. I cried. Not the “ugly cry”, as Oprah …

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Why Three Options Are Better Than Two

A quick tip for today from the ole Bag ‘o Tricks: Three Options Please! I learned from a mentor a long time ago …

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Have You Ever Seen a Readiness Survey Haiku?

In my previous post, #1 Way to Make Sure You’re Done with Your Change, I talked about the technique of creating a …

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#1 Way to Make Sure You’re Done With Your Change

In this season of road trips, “Are we there yet?” is being uttered right now all over the country to the dismay …

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When 140 Characters and an Emoticon Just Aren’t Enough

“There’s a time and place for everything”. Consider this in today’s world of BROADCAST EVERYTHING TO EVERYONE via as many platforms as …

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