Managing the Awareness Gap

Hypothetical Conversation with an Analyst: Aaron:   “How is your project progressing?’ Analyst: “Good! We are on track for our meeting in three weeks.” Aaron: “Prove it. How do you know you’re on track?” Analyst: “I’ve done all of the work my project manager (PM) asked of me. She laid out a plan two weeks ago […]

On Crafting a Management Philosophy

Over the past few months, I have made an exciting transition to a managerial role over the analyst group at my consulting firm (call me Mr. Manager!). It has been interesting shifting my focus from client work to almost exclusively spending time on internal development. The change fits well though. I’ve always loved coaching, and […]