Motive Power, Inc. Founder, President and CEO, Angel Lance, was welcomed by the BuildOUT California team to its roster of Founders! BuildOUT California is the world’s first LGBT Industry Association dedicated to the sustainable growth of LGBT owned firms. This group focuses on being allies in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, Construction Services, Real Estate [...]
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remote leadership skills

Effective Leadership Skills For Remote Work

As we continue to learn and develop best practices for working remotely, there are bound to be a few hiccups along the way. Many professionals have never worked remotely, and many of these professionals are in leadership roles. How you manage a team is a learned skill that you build upon. However, many people in […]

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women led business

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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How Project Management is Changing

The days of micromanaging, silo management, and poor communication in the project management world are coming to an end. Thanks to new strategies and technology, project management is becoming more efficient than ever. According to a report published by the Project Management Institute, companies lost $120,000 for every $1 million spent when projects were improperly […]

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Five Project Management Trends

The world of Project Management is always changing. There seems to consistently be a new better way to make the job easier. The tools for a project manager seem to be as unique and ever-changing as the job itself.  Staying up to date on the latest tools that make the job easier can be difficult […]

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Motive Power Assisting WAVS

On June 19th, Motive Power is holding a brainstorming session with the West African Vocational Schools (WAVS) team to help them hone their next steps in bringing skills training to the people of Guinea BISSAU. Motive Power is meeting with the WAVS staff to review their growth plans, challenge their assumptions and help them strategize […]

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Three Ways To Ensure Your Business is Successful

Organizations wasted almost 12% of their project spending last year due to poor performance, according to a recent report from the Project Management Institute (PMI). In response, project leaders should work to improve their Project Management Technology Quotient (PMTQ), which adds an element of project management to a person’s ability to adapt, manage, and integrate […]

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Building Connected Teams: The Key to Project Management

The success of your project is often very closely tied to your ability to form a good relationship with each of the members of your team. Building connected project teams is not an easy task, but well worth the investment. As a project manager you know the mechanics of developing a project plan and communication […]

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How To Keep Your Employees Motivated

Happy employees can mean so much for your company, but how do you keep employees that work long hours in a high pressure environment happy? The key to keeping people motivated is job satisfaction. Plenty of studies argue that high job satisfaction within an enterprise correlates with motivation and consequently good organisational performance, whereas low […]

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Round TableList of Attendees

Bryan Hannegan, President & CEO, Holy Cross Energy
Lora Anguay, Director, Distribution Operations SMUD
Josh Gould, Director of Innovation, Duquesne Light
Omaya Ahmad. PhD, Sustainability Policy Consultant, Arizona Public Services (APS)
Peter Muhoro. PhD, VP Strategy & Technology. Rappahannock Electric Cooperative