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Gundars Strazdins

Gundars Strazdins is freelance project manager specialized in events management with more than 5 years experience. He is involved in IPMA Young Crew initiatives and projects both locally (Latvia) and internationally. Board member of Latvian National Project Management Association (LNPVA) since March 2016. Apart from managing projects, Gundars is also an experienced graphic designer and expert on visual communication.


Advice for Young Project Managers – Improve Time Management and Project Planning Skills

21 June 2017 IN News Opinions BY

After intense two days of making the International Final of the Project Management Championship 2017 a reality, assessing all the teams, calculating the results and announcing the winners (by the way – it is Team Serbia this year), I finally had the time to have a quick talk with Piotr Bogobowicz, the Member of the Board of OMEC.

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Global Young Crew Workshop 2016 – Sustainable and Creative Projects for Our Future

26 September 2016 IN Featured Opinions BY

Flying home from the biggest IPMA Young Crew event – Global Young Crew Workshop 2016 (GYCW) – not only had a long transfer time in Brussels airport but also the possibility to reflect the ideas and knowledge gained in the event. I have participated in this event for the second time. And surely I can admit, it

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Managing Virtual Teams – the GeCCo Experience

13 September 2016 IN Featured News Opinions BY

With the announcement of the Global eCollaboration Competition (GeCCo) 2016, I would like to share some of my thought about the growing phenomena across the project management field. That phenomenon is undeniably working in the virtual teams and essentially managing the projects. Projects without ever meeting your fellow team members, yet ensuring that the project

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