Category Archives: Being a Great Consultant

It’s one thing to consult. It is another thing completely to be a great consultant.

How the Grinch Stole Your Project!

Special thanks to Deanna Burghart of ProjectConnections.com for her editorial contributions

The Project Grinch…

Every good PMP likes their process a lot.

But the Grinch (who lives just above process) did not.

He hated the process, he hated the forms,…

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Confusing Boondoggles and Real Opportunities

I write this sitting on a comfortable chair, feet propped up, staring out at an endless ocean of…well…ocean!  I’m currently about 70 miles out of Bermuda aboard the Enchantment of the Seas Royal Caribbean liner on the Seminars at Sea…

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I Want a Risk Brand!! Really? Me Too!

I’ve been presenting workshops and presentations on risk branding for half a decade now, but never got around to sharing the step-by-step process it takes to really drive us in the right direction to create a lasting, powerful risk brand. …

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The Inconvenience of the Convenience Society

The Inconvenience of our Convenience Society
By Carl Pritchard

We are now living in the era of convenience, and it’s damned inconvenient.  Instant responses, instant messages, rapid service, and quick turnaround are the hallmarks of our information age society. …

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Blood from the Brainstorming Turnip

Blood from the  Brainstorming Turnip

By Carl Pritchard

I recently received an e-mail from a client asking for ways to ensure positive outputs and higher energy from his upcoming brainstorming session.  I suggested there are some ways to…

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Initiating a Great Consulting Practice (Part One in a Series)

Initiating a Great Consulting Practice (Part One in a Series)
Attitude is Everything

By Carl Pritchard, Pritchard Management Associates
carl(at)carlpritchard.com
At a dinner party the other night, I met a neighbor for the first time.  When I…

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