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10 Tips to Help Your Office “Go Green”

One of the core values at Motive Power is our Green Initiatives. From various off-site company clean up volunteer opportunities to reusable water bottles, we try to continue finding ways that we can reduce our carbon footprint.  If going green is as important to you as it is to us at Motive Power, you might […]

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what is agile management

Is Agile Management Right For You?

Agile Management is a term that is getting thrown around more often and many times, people have no idea what it means exactly. First of all, Agile Management is an up-tempo style of teamwork. One of the biggest improvements your company can see is an increase in productivity, however, it could be extremely difficult for […]

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project management trends 2020

10 Project Management Trends of 2020

From new software to agile management, there seems to be more companies jumping in to make project management easier. What’s more is just about every business wants to find a way to manage their projects in an effective manner to boost the productivity of the business and the only solution is to use the methodologies […]

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Going Green at Work

Going Green and Other Workplace Trends to Watch in 2020

What are some of the biggest office trends to watch for in 2020?  More initivies for companies to “go green” and increasing the ability to work remotely, there are a number of new trends to keep an eye on this year. The majority of the trends to watch this year benefit the environment in some […]

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Women-Led Companies Improve Job Satisfaction Overall

Motive Power is proud to be a female-led business. More studies are showing that employees who work at a women-led company enjoy their job more than male-led firms. And, more Americans would like to work for a female leader. In addition to happy employees, these companies are meeting more of their financial targets. So, female-led […]

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What is agile management

Just What is Agile Project Management Exactly?

If you are new to the project management biz, one term that you might hear a lot of is Agile Project Management. If you are a project manager, this is a term you are probably very familiar with. Regardless, Agile Project Management has definitely turned into a buzzword. Many want to know a little more […]

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The Most Influential Projects

Last month, the Project Management Institute (PMI) put together a list of the most influential projects for the last 50 years. This was the first year that PMI did a ranking like this. They ranked the projects from the past half decade on how project management has helped turn many ideas into a reality. According […]

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Agile Firms vs. Agile People

Right now, the big buzzword in the business (especially project management) world is Agile. Every day we read about the necessity of developing agile organizations—but shouldn’t we be talking about agile people? Being an agile organization stresses speed, continuous learning, experimentation, and flexible resource allocation are all key aspects. However, all this starts with the […]

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Motive Power to Attend MAGI Clinical Research Conference

Motive Power is sending a number of employees to MAGI’s Clinical Research Conference – 2019 West this year. The conference runs October 27th- 30th with over 100 sessions and 240+ speakers. Over 700 people (including representatives from over 100 sponsors and CROs) will attend this event. With over 100+ sessions and workshops in six tracks: clinical […]

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The Future for Project Managers

The need for skilled project managers is on the rise. Businesses are realizing the benefits to having a good project manager can be the difference between a project finishing on time – or not. It is estimated that by the year 2020, there will be 15.7 MILLION new project management roles worldwide. Specifically in the […]

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