My Quest for Better Time Management

“If I could save time in a bottle The first thing that I'd like to do Is to save every day 'Til eternity passes away Just to spend them with you.” Ah, Jim Croce. I love this song about saving time in a bottle so you can spend it with the one you love. But, being totally honest here, if I could...Read More >

Are You Ready for a Change in 2018?

If your New Year’s resolution includes improving your success at work, then this is the perfect time to get your Project Management Professional (PMP) ® certification ... and Solarity is committed to helping! Solarity staff have completed a full review of the updated version 6 of the Project...Read More >

Start All Your Projects With These Two Artifacts

It’s flu season, so I’m guessing a lot of you have gotten your flu shot. The flu is a concern during the coldest months of the year, but as Project Managers there’s another threat that we need to inoculate ourselves against all year round.  This threat is called Change Orders . Change orders...Read More >

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

There's a place at the table for you! The turkey is in the oven. You’ve been basting it faithfully. The stuffing is perfectly seasoned. Cranberry sauce is chilled. The table is set with all of your grandmother’s finest china. You are ready to host the annual family Christmas party. Then...Read More >

All We Need is Love

Love’s been on my mind a lot lately. And I know this is supposed to be a blog about project management and professional development, but let’s face it. It’s hard to think about work with so many tragedies unfolding all around us. Hurricanes. Floods. Earthquakes. Mass shootings. Death....Read More >

What Doesn’t Kill You, Makes You Stronger

Submitted by Amanda White, PMP® Maybe you’ve heard that what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. If you haven’t, read my story. I have been a project manager for a government-contracted, non-profit for more than seven years. At the end of 2015, our program manager accepted another position...Read More >