I Just Can't Focus

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Sep 23, 2021 4:46:38 PM
Between the 25 internet tabs...we experience a lot of noise throughout our days. Here are a few tips and tricks to stay focused and finish the task at hand
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Communication & Collaboration

When the Answer Is 'No'

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Sep 23, 2021 3:34:14 PM
Whether what you need to say no to is a volunteer opportunity or an impossible task, there are better ways to let someone down.
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Communication & Collaboration

Getting Back into the Groove

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Sep 16, 2021 3:25:49 PM
I hear people talk about getting back to “normal”. What is that? I’m not sure the answer is simple. Here’s what I offer as we explore “normal” this Fall.
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Change & Transition, Communication & Collaboration

Take Two

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Sep 9, 2021 9:04:48 PM
Dealing with people can be difficult. Here are Two Ways to Solve Two Common Challenges.
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Communication & Collaboration, Project Management & Business Analysis

55% to 75% of Projects Do What?

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Sep 2, 2021 4:40:49 PM
Here are just a handful of tips and questions you can use to make sure projects you're involved with stay on track and deliver on time, scope, and budget. 
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Project Management & Business Analysis

Connecting with Remote Employees

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Aug 26, 2021 5:52:35 PM
Keeping employees engaged is tricky when we’re all in the same building; it’s harder when you’re separated. Here are a couple tips for remote employees.
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Communication & Collaboration, Leadership & Influence

What is the Most Important Skill Set?

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Aug 19, 2021 9:01:06 PM
For BAs, soft skills are about 85% of what they do in their careers. There are 5 skills that are most important for a BA to be an excellent communicator.
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Topics: Project Management & Business Analysis

Are you a PM?

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Aug 12, 2021 4:23:12 PM
Even if it's not in your job title, I can almost guarantee you've worn the hat of Project Manager a handful of times in your career. Here are 4 tips.
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Business Skills & Business Acumen, Project Management & Business Analysis

Increase Your Influence

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Aug 5, 2021 6:37:05 PM
Influence is something we often think about in connection with leaders, not necessarily Jill from accounting or Bob in IT. Everyone, though, has influence 
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Leadership & Influence

A Coach Approach

Posted by Melissa Worrel-Johnson and Ann Wright on Jul 29, 2021 11:30:51 PM
Integrating a “coach approach” within your leadership style elevates your presence, communication and listening skills.
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Topics: Sinikka Waugh, Leadership & Influence