Time Sheets, the Common Good, and JJ Bean

I hate time sheets. Filling them in is mind numbing, and they make me feel like I’m living in a surveillance state—every portion of my work life reported, categorized, reviewed. I’ve certainly got nothing to hide, but time sheets still...

Process Creep

As a Project Manager, it’s not uncommon to find yourself questioning the very nature of existence from time to time. Anyone who’s ever managed a project has probably had a client interaction that made them feel like the spacetime continuum...

Doubt and the Project Manager

Impostor syndrome is pretty common in the workplace. Maybe more common than you think. Project Managers might be particularly susceptible to feeling like an impostor because we don’t really produce anything. At the end of a project there’s no widget...