BuildOUT

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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Five Challenges for New Project Managers

Entering the world of project management can bring a lot of hurdles and growing pains no matter how prepared you think you may be.  Many new project managers will come into a project and look at it theoretically instead of practically. However, every project is different and each new project requires a different planning and execution […]

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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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Being a Productive Project Manager

As with any job, sometimes after years of doing the same work every day can cause employees to just go through the motions. As an Adaptive PMO, one of their most important tasks is driving the digital transformation and fueling growth strategies by delivering complex programs organization-wide, fast. The problem is that many PMOs are […]

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Five Reasons Project Managers are Essential to your Business

Growth. The main goal behind every business. There are a lot of parts that need to operate correctly so that your company can run smoothly and efficiently. Running a business and being an entrepreneur is extremely rewarding, however, it also can be stressful. Hiring a project manager can be the key to helping your company […]

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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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