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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Project Management in a Digital Age

Technology is supposed to make our lives easier, however, sometimes it can be difficult to keep up with all the latest advances. Digital technology has the abilities to enhance customer experience, improve organizational performance, as well as provide new enhanced opportunities. One of the main goals of project managers is to make life easier for […]

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Amazon Crisis

Motive Power is committed to giving back and motivating those around us to act. The crisis in the Amazon is unprecedented and the need for action is urgent. Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research has reported a recent 84% increase in forest fires from the same period in 2018. The Amazon is also threatened by […]

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SAVE THE DATE: Crissy Field Beach Clean-Up

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday September 21. Crissy Field Beach Clean-Up! Let’s make a difference by taking action and working together to IMPROVE the ocean’s health and make trash free seas a reality! 📷 **ADDITIONAL DETAILS COMING SOON! ** Where: Crissy Field Beach – Meet at the parking lot just past the Planet Granite climbing gym @ 10:00am (Keep and eye out for Angel’s Moon Devil Truck […]

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AACE & ASPE Joint Dinner Meeting

AACE SoCal Section invites you to the upcoming dinner meeting on September 18, 2019 starting at 5:00 p.m. Social & Networking / 6:00 p.m. Dinner & Presentation. Robert Raynes, Director – AMCL North America & Duncan Hassall, Motive Power will be speaking on Alignment and Integration of Asset Management and Program Management. http://www.aace-scs.com. Learn more

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Consultants at a Higher Level

At Motive Power, our Project Managers and consultants strive to consitantly be up on the latest software, certifications, and trends. Our consultants have a variety of certifications under their belts including Scrum, PMP, and Prosci. For those individuals who are not involved in the Project Management industry, those certifications sound baffling and confusing. Here is […]

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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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Successful Strategic Planning with WAVS

In June, Motive Power had the opportunity to assist West African Vocation Schools (WAVS) to discuss strategic plans for their future. They currently support as many as 200 students per year with subsidized career training which includes computer basics, auto mechanics, welding, English and French. The WAVS campus is in Canchungo but they have plans […]

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The Five Phases of Project Management

Many times people tend to think of project management as reminding people on deadlines, project completions, and setting up meetings. However, Project Managers know that there is so much more to being a successful Project Manager. The Project Management Institute put together a guide that every project manager should try to do to ensure a […]

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