People, Process, Progress

People, Process, Progress

Latest Episodes

PPP55: Drown Proof Yourself to Adversity
October 20, 2020

Sharing an analogy from my completion of the "drown proofing" portion at U.S. Navy Dive School to facing challenges in 2020 and an update on my Sober October journey

PPP54: 9 Noble Viking Virtues for Incident Management Team members and Project Managers
October 14, 2020

Sharing how IMTs and PMs can apply Courage, Truth, Honor, Fidelity, Discipline, Hospitality, Industriousness, Self-Reliance and Perseverance to field work and in the board room

Foundations Friday 01: Facts Not Fear
October 09, 2020

Sharing the need for all of us to make decisions based on facts, not fear mongering and misinformation. Remember Everyone Deployed.

PPP53: You're A Project Manager and You Don't Know It Yet
October 04, 2020

Sharing how I mapped my skills as a Local Health Emergency Coordinator, EMS Planning Captain and Planning Section Chief to the traditional Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Knowledge Areas

PPP52: P.O.S.T. Planning for Incident and Project Managers
September 27, 2020

Sharing some knowledge from Larry C. Miller, Chief Deputy, LA County Fire (retired) about using the P.O.S.T. planning process for All-Hazards Incident Management and the parallels to Project Management

PPP51: 4 Laws of Combat, Incident and Project Management
September 17, 2020

Talking through the parallel universes of Jocko Willink and Leif Babin's 4 laws of combat, my "Foundational 4" and my $.02 on 4 key Project Management foundations

PPP50: Project Teams, Assemble!
September 07, 2020

This one was fun as I share what I think are parallels between Marvel's Avengers members to key Information Technology project team positions

PPP49: Comics, Cancer and Heroes Brought to Life
September 02, 2020

A reflection on the value of comic books, cancer's wicked impact and honoring Chadwick Boseman as a fellow human and the Black Panther

PPP48: The Power of Exercises for Life and Preparedness
August 27, 2020

Back to school week is always a challenge. Exercising the morning routine with your kids can be helpful. Realistically exercising scenarios with emergency and incident management partners is critical.

PPP47: Incident Management and the 5 SOF Truths
August 21, 2020

Sharing the parallels between the "5 SOF Truths" and All-Hazards Incident Management Teams and Project Management