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Articles by Donna Dean

Life in the Fast Lane

Published on 04/13/2016 by Donna Dean
Category: Change Management, Project Management

Nowadays, it’s hard to find anyone who’s not multi-tasking or has a few minutes to spare.  Life is passing by at warp speed both at work and at home.  I am constantly asking myself: ”where did the time go?”  As a Project Manager working in Healthcare IT, I need to be cognizant that my customer’s time is at a premium and take this into account when leading large infrastructure refresh projects ...

Common Sense Tips for Getting and Staying Organized

Published on 04/24/2014 by Donna Dean
Category: Project Management

My job as a Project Manager is to make order out of chaos.  I don’t mean to imply that all projects are chaotic. However, it is easy to lose track of details if you don’t have a good organizational system to capture them.  Many books and articles have been written on the subject.  And as anyone who has stood in a grocery line surveying magazine covers can attest, this topic gets lots of press ...

Keys to Managing a Successful Project

Published on 01/29/2014 by Donna Dean
Category: Healthcare IT, Project Management

I was a little nervous to write my first-ever blog.  I don’t spend a lot of time on social media and what insight would I have to offer to my high tech peers and colleagues?  But then I thought, Project Management doesn’t have any specific boundaries and is an important skill set across all industries and job roles.   In this article, I’ve outlined some tips and tricks to help you successfully manage ...