I earn my keep by practicing project management for the financial industry -- ironic, I know, since I am the world's worst money manager -- but I don't get into the $ end of it, only the IT piece: so sue me.
YOU are a project manager too, any time you have a relatively complex task to accomplish (that is, with more than a few steps). SO: in the interest of posting something refreshing instead of my somewhat usually bleak posts, I've decided today to take it to another level:
How about applying this PM principle to *your* life, to make this world more environmentally friendly? Namely, come up with some SMART goals:
You get the idea. No, you and I individually cannot clean up this mess we've made all by ourselves, and yes, the task is daunting.
BUT you can speak up for Mother Earth (see how I got *my* mission in there? :) ) by checking out organizations like
The Foundation for Climate Restoration, and others who are not just talking the talk but are walking the walk towards a more sustainable way of life. MOST IMPORTANT: VOTE for those, locally and nationally, who CARE for Mama Gaia.